The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 39 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.78% - 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% - 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 15
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 156 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.53% 73.58% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 174 145 254
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cheltenham region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) C#
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) Firewall
5 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 10 (38.46%) VPN
5 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (30.77%) Python
6 8 (30.77%) C++
6 8 (30.77%) C
7 7 (26.92%) HTML
7 7 (26.92%) SSL
7 7 (26.92%) XML
7 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
7 7 (26.92%) PKI

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) VPN
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) MSBuild
2 3 (11.54%) NUnit
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
1 7 (26.92%) Military
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Release Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 7 (26.92%) PKI
2 7 (26.92%) Digital Media
3 3 (11.54%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
2 10 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (26.92%) Information Security
3 7 (26.92%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) Kanban
5 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Usability Testing
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) C++
2 8 (30.77%) C
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.54%) MCTS
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) HP