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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 61 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 10 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.79% 1.82% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.13% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Median salary £37,500 £80,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.12% +42.22%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
481 657 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 86.20% 85.21% 82.80%
Number of salaries quoted 414 522 487
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +1 3 £45,000 -43.75%
Poole - 1 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 11 (61.11%) Puppet
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) Nagios
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
5 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (33.33%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
5 6 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (33.33%) Electronics
5 6 (33.33%) C
5 6 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (27.78%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) FreeBSD
7 4 (22.22%) VMware

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) NAS
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Electronics
3 4 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
2 6 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) C
2 6 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) APMP
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
2 7 (38.89%) Nagios
3 4 (22.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint