The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 61 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 21 1 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.50% 0.13% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 0.17% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 41
Average salary £36,750 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
638 605 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.95% 75.63% 72.27%
Number of salaries quoted 522 538 799
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Cheltenham - 8 £36,000 -
Gloucester +3 4 £41,650 -
Filton - 1 - -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Security Cleared
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 19 (38.00%) DV Cleared
5 19 (38.00%) Linux
6 18 (36.00%) C#
7 17 (34.00%) HTML
7 17 (34.00%) C
7 17 (34.00%) XML
8 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
8 15 (30.00%) C++
8 15 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (26.00%) Python
10 12 (24.00%) UNIX
10 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (24.00%) VMware
11 11 (22.00%) Information Security
12 10 (20.00%) Military
12 10 (20.00%) Subversion
12 10 (20.00%) PKI
12 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 10 (20.00%) Time Management
12 10 (20.00%) VPN
12 10 (20.00%) SSL
12 10 (20.00%) Oracle

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) VPN
1 10 (20.00%) SSL
2 7 (14.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
2 3 (6.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (6.00%) NUnit
General
1 10 (20.00%) Military
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) French Language
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) Release Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) IT Support
6 2 (4.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) AS400 Support
7 1 (2.00%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) HTML
1 17 (34.00%) XML
2 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (14.00%) JSF
2 7 (14.00%) jQuery
2 7 (14.00%) J2EE
2 7 (14.00%) EJB
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) .NET
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (20.00%) PKI
3 5 (10.00%) Firmware
3 5 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.00%) AS400
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
4 2 (4.00%) iSeries
4 2 (4.00%) LPAR
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (24.00%) UNIX
4 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.00%) zOS
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (22.00%) Information Security
4 10 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 10 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (20.00%) Time Management
5 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 8 (16.00%) Service Management
6 7 (14.00%) UML
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (12.00%) Kanban
7 6 (12.00%) Usability Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Requirements Management
8 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (10.00%) Change Management
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL
9 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) Software Deployment
10 3 (6.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) C#
3 17 (34.00%) C
4 15 (30.00%) C++
5 13 (26.00%) Python
6 7 (14.00%) Ruby
6 7 (14.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.00%) MCTS
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) PhD
5 1 (2.00%) CCDA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.00%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle
4 7 (14.00%) JBoss
5 5 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco