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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 62 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 29 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.70% 0.96% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.24% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 11
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -35.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Configuration Management
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
795 884 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.88% 77.41% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 722 792 591
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 South Wales

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in South Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in South Wales

Configuration Management
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 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
Torfaen +6 11 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Cardiff -2 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bridgend +11 2 £16,500 -37.14%
Newport - 2 £35,000 - 1
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.68%) Windows
3 19 (25.68%) Release Management
4 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
4 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
4 18 (24.32%) DevOps
4 18 (24.32%) Project Management
5 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (21.62%) Spring
6 16 (21.62%) Unit Testing
6 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (21.62%) Change Control
6 16 (21.62%) Open Source
6 16 (21.62%) Telecoms
6 16 (21.62%) Scrum
6 16 (21.62%) RUP
6 16 (21.62%) DSDM
6 16 (21.62%) Web Services
6 16 (21.62%) XML
7 15 (20.27%) Java
7 15 (20.27%) ITIL
7 15 (20.27%) VMware
7 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
7 15 (20.27%) TDD
7 15 (20.27%) Pair Programming
7 15 (20.27%) Retail
8 14 (18.92%) Subversion

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (18.92%) Confluence
2 11 (14.86%) FileNet
2 11 (14.86%) LiveCycle
3 7 (9.46%) Apache
4 4 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) HTTP
2 11 (14.86%) Wireshark
3 5 (6.76%) tcpdump
4 4 (5.41%) Firewall
4 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.41%) VPN
5 3 (4.05%) DVB
6 2 (2.70%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.70%) IGRP
6 2 (2.70%) PPTP
6 2 (2.70%) SNMP
6 2 (2.70%) OSPF
6 2 (2.70%) BGP
6 2 (2.70%) DNS
6 2 (2.70%) ADSL
6 2 (2.70%) ISDN
6 2 (2.70%) LAN
6 2 (2.70%) WAN
6 2 (2.70%) DHCP
6 2 (2.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) MongoDB
1 14 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.16%) MySQL
4 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Subversion
1 14 (18.92%) Maven
1 14 (18.92%) JIRA
1 14 (18.92%) Hudson
1 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.05%) Bugzilla
2 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Telecoms
3 15 (20.27%) Retail
4 10 (13.51%) Multimedia
5 8 (10.81%) Welsh Language
6 6 (8.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Manager
4 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Java Consultant
5 9 (12.16%) Consultant
5 9 (12.16%) Programmer
5 9 (12.16%) Java Programmer
5 9 (12.16%) Developer Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Design Authority
8 4 (5.41%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Web Services
1 16 (21.62%) XML
1 16 (21.62%) Spring
2 14 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 14 (18.92%) XSLT
3 12 (16.22%) J2EE
4 11 (14.86%) SOAP
4 11 (14.86%) Hibernate
4 11 (14.86%) JSF
5 5 (6.76%) JSON
5 5 (6.76%) REST
5 5 (6.76%) HTML
5 5 (6.76%) .NET
5 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.05%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (4.05%) XSD
6 3 (4.05%) Spring Integration
6 3 (4.05%) Apache Camel
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (4.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Open Source
2 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
3 11 (14.86%) IPTV
3 11 (14.86%) DTV
4 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.11%) CMDB
5 3 (4.05%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Linux
3 11 (14.86%) Mac OS
4 10 (13.51%) CentOS
5 6 (8.11%) Debian
6 5 (6.76%) UNIX
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Release Management
2 18 (24.32%) DevOps
2 18 (24.32%) Project Management
3 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.62%) RUP
4 16 (21.62%) DSDM
4 16 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (21.62%) Change Control
4 16 (21.62%) Unit Testing
4 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.62%) Scrum
5 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
5 15 (20.27%) ITIL
5 15 (20.27%) TDD
5 15 (20.27%) Pair Programming
5 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (18.92%) Risk Management
6 14 (18.92%) Migration
6 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
6 14 (18.92%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) Java
2 14 (18.92%) Groovy
2 14 (18.92%) Scala
2 14 (18.92%) Clojure
3 10 (13.51%) Perl
4 8 (10.81%) C#
4 8 (10.81%) C++
5 6 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.76%) Ruby
6 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.76%) Python
7 3 (4.05%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.05%) C
7 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.70%) AWK
8 2 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
1 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
4 9 (12.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.41%) MCSE
7 4 (5.41%) CCIE
8 3 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.70%) CCNP
9 2 (2.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.76%) Nmap
2 5 (6.76%) Xen
3 3 (4.05%) XenServer
3 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Puppet
2 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.76%) Nagios
2 5 (6.76%) Nessus
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) YUM
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) VMware
3 14 (18.92%) Fujitsu
3 14 (18.92%) Twitter
4 12 (16.22%) IBM
5 11 (14.86%) Adobe
6 4 (5.41%) Cisco
6 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.41%) Remedy
7 3 (4.05%) Google
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
7 3 (4.05%) NetApp
8 2 (2.70%) Nokia
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.70%) Juniper
8 2 (2.70%) BMC
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle
9 1 (1.35%) HP
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