The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 69 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 0.93% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.23% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £63,000 £56,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £49,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £63,250 £53,350
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
621 408 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.47% 75.84% 74.35%
Number of salaries quoted 518 366 419
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Somerset

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Somerset

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Bath -9 3 £32,500 -
Taunton - 3 £63,000 -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Law
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 1 (9.09%) PABX
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Xen
6 1 (9.09%) Advertising
6 1 (9.09%) MBA

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
2 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Head of Technology
2 1 (9.09%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Voice Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MBA
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco