The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 40 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 7 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.56% - 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% - 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Average salary £36,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Configuration Management
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 151 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 70.33% 79.06% 68.83%
Number of salaries quoted 162 137 197
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 12 (46.15%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (34.62%) C++
6 9 (34.62%) C
6 9 (34.62%) Python
6 9 (34.62%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) Time Management
7 8 (30.77%) PKI
7 8 (30.77%) Military
7 8 (30.77%) Information Security
7 8 (30.77%) Subversion
7 8 (30.77%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) SSL
7 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (26.92%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (26.92%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SSL
2 7 (26.92%) VPN
2 7 (26.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) MSBuild
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) NUnit
General
1 8 (30.77%) Military
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Release Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) AS400 Support
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) XML
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (30.77%) PKI
3 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware
4 2 (7.69%) AS400
4 2 (7.69%) LPAR
4 2 (7.69%) iSeries
5 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (30.77%) Time Management
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
4 7 (26.92%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (26.92%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) Usability Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) C++
3 9 (34.62%) C
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCTS
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) IBM