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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 70 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 11 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.56% 0.80% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.96% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
557 520 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 78.90% 83.33% 80.99%
Number of salaries quoted 436 464 403
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 - 5 £70,000 - 1
Wimborne 0 2 - -
Wareham -1 2 £42,500 -
Poole - 2 - -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) Subversion
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
4 9 (32.14%) Firewall
4 9 (32.14%) VPN
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 9 (32.14%) Network Security
5 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.00%) LANDesk
7 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
7 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) Wireshark
7 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
7 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (21.43%) tcpdump
7 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
7 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) IPsec
7 6 (21.43%) Aerospace
7 6 (21.43%) HTTPS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (17.86%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.71%) Mule
3 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) VPN
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
1 9 (32.14%) Network Security
2 6 (21.43%) Wireshark
2 6 (21.43%) IPsec
2 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
2 6 (21.43%) tcpdump
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
3 4 (14.29%) LDAP
3 4 (14.29%) FTP
3 4 (14.29%) HTTP
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) SSH
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) SNMP
4 2 (7.14%) IPv4
4 2 (7.14%) IPv6
4 2 (7.14%) OSPF
4 2 (7.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Subversion
2 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
4 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
2 6 (21.43%) Swing
3 4 (14.29%) J2EE
4 3 (10.71%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) Spring
5 2 (7.14%) Laravel
5 2 (7.14%) DAO
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) CGI
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) JDBC
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.14%) SCADA
4 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.57%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
3 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) BCP
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
6 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) C
3 6 (21.43%) Perl
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.14%) Korn
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) HND
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Samba
3 2 (7.14%) NFS
3 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
4 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.29%) F5
5 3 (10.71%) webMethods
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Websense