The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 38 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +12
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 41 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.25% 1.89% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 2.33% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £80,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+153.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Configuration Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
566 729 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 86.28% 80.91% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 423 575 517
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Dorset

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Dorset

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +40 40 £80,000 +12.28%
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 36 (78.26%) Java
2 35 (76.09%) XML
2 35 (76.09%) Banking
3 34 (73.91%) QA
4 33 (71.74%) Green Hat
5 32 (69.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 32 (69.57%) Oracle Cash Management
5 32 (69.57%) Temenos T24
5 32 (69.57%) Cash Management
5 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (69.57%) Middleware
5 32 (69.57%) Financial Institution
5 32 (69.57%) Finance
5 32 (69.57%) Oracle
5 32 (69.57%) OLTP
6 30 (65.22%) OOP
6 30 (65.22%) OO
6 30 (65.22%) SQL
6 30 (65.22%) Data Management
6 30 (65.22%) Test Automation
6 30 (65.22%) Relational Database
7 28 (60.87%) IBM
8 27 (58.70%) Line Management
8 27 (58.70%) Mentoring
8 27 (58.70%) Coaching
9 11 (23.91%) Linux
10 9 (19.57%) UNIX
10 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
11 6 (13.04%) Python
11 6 (13.04%) C

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 32 (69.57%) Temenos T24
1 32 (69.57%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) VPN
2 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 4 (8.70%) FTP
2 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) IPsec
2 4 (8.70%) Network Security
2 4 (8.70%) NAS
3 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) OLTP
2 30 (65.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) TestDirector
General
1 35 (76.09%) Banking
2 32 (69.57%) Financial Institution
2 32 (69.57%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.52%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Test Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Test Automation Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) QA Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) XML
2 32 (69.57%) Middleware
3 4 (8.70%) J2EE
4 3 (6.52%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) ActiveX
5 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.87%) Statistics
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
4 2 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (69.57%) Cash Management
1 32 (69.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 30 (65.22%) Test Automation
2 30 (65.22%) Data Management
2 30 (65.22%) OOP
2 30 (65.22%) OO
3 27 (58.70%) Mentoring
3 27 (58.70%) Coaching
3 27 (58.70%) Line Management
4 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Test Management
5 5 (10.87%) Process Architecture
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) Resilience Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) Java
2 30 (65.22%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) C
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) C++
5 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 3 (6.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) ISEB
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) HND
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (73.91%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) TickIT
3 1 (2.17%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (10.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (8.70%) Samba
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Green Hat
2 32 (69.57%) Oracle
3 28 (60.87%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) NetApp
4 4 (8.70%) VMware