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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 81 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 22 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.86% 1.29% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.73% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 10
Average salary £32,250 £46,908 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.24% +22.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
955 693 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.66% 74.68% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 794 577 597
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 15 £31,500 +28.57% 1
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (48.84%) Java
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
3 15 (34.88%) Finance
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.23%) C++
5 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
6 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
7 11 (25.58%) Client/Server
8 10 (23.26%) C
8 10 (23.26%) HTML
8 10 (23.26%) XML
9 9 (20.93%) C#
9 9 (20.93%) Service Management
9 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (18.60%) Python
10 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
10 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
10 8 (18.60%) CMDB
10 8 (18.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (16.28%) .NET
11 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.28%) MS Office
11 7 (16.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (16.28%) Subversion
12 6 (13.95%) IIS
12 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) JBoss
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) VoIP
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.33%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) TKPROF
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
2 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.63%) ClearQuest
3 5 (11.63%) MSI
3 5 (11.63%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Military
3 2 (4.65%) French Language
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Software Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Support
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) AS400 Support
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) HTML
1 10 (23.26%) XML
2 7 (16.28%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) J2EE
3 3 (6.98%) EJB
3 3 (6.98%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.98%) JSF
3 3 (6.98%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) JPA
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.33%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (2.33%) XSD
4 1 (2.33%) XSLT
4 1 (2.33%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Client/Server
2 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.60%) CMDB
3 6 (13.95%) PKI
4 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.65%) iSeries
6 2 (4.65%) LPAR
6 2 (4.65%) AS400
7 1 (2.33%) Replication
7 1 (2.33%) W3C
7 1 (2.33%) User Experience
7 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
5 3 (6.98%) zOS
5 3 (6.98%) UNIX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.93%) Service Management
2 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (13.95%) Change Management
3 6 (13.95%) Information Security
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
3 6 (13.95%) Time Management
4 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.63%) Requirements Management
4 5 (11.63%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (9.30%) UML
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Software Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) C++
4 10 (23.26%) C
5 9 (20.93%) C#
6 8 (18.60%) Python
7 3 (6.98%) Embedded C++
7 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.65%) Perl
8 2 (4.65%) COBOL
9 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.33%) XPath
9 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) PhD
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) CCDA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (6.98%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) HP
2 5 (11.63%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) VMware