The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 79 154 184
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +30
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 200 83 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.41% 1.35% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 1.64% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 114 54 23
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Configuration Management
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4923 5072 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.02% 82.77% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 4138 3667
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in the South West

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Bristol +25 63 £42,500 +9.67% 8
Dorset +29 41 £80,000 +153.96%
Gloucestershire +8 33 £40,000 - 4
Wiltshire +12 31 £37,500 -4.45% 8
Devon +6 19 £24,500 -16.94% 2
Cornwall -10 6 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Somerset +15 5 £37,000 -17.77% 2
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 184 (51.25%) Linux
2 125 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (34.26%) DevOps
4 113 (31.48%) VMware
5 112 (31.20%) Windows
5 112 (31.20%) Oracle
6 110 (30.64%) Python
6 110 (30.64%) Puppet
7 101 (28.13%) Java
8 88 (24.51%) Perl
9 86 (23.96%) ITIL
10 84 (23.40%) Middleware
10 84 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
11 77 (21.45%) Apache
12 73 (20.33%) Finance
13 72 (20.06%) SQL
13 72 (20.06%) Security Cleared
14 71 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
15 70 (19.50%) Ruby
16 69 (19.22%) UNIX
17 65 (18.11%) Microsoft
18 64 (17.83%) C
19 59 (16.43%) IBM
19 59 (16.43%) Management Information System
20 54 (15.04%) XML
20 54 (15.04%) Bash Shell
20 54 (15.04%) Git (software)
21 53 (14.76%) Relational Database
22 52 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
22 52 (14.48%) Software Engineering

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 77 (21.45%) Apache
2 31 (8.64%) nginx
3 30 (8.36%) Tomcat
4 29 (8.08%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (7.24%) Node.js
6 23 (6.41%) OpenStack
7 22 (6.13%) IIS
8 16 (4.46%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.79%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.51%) ArcGIS
11 7 (1.95%) JBoss
11 7 (1.95%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
12 5 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (1.39%) ArcSDE
13 4 (1.11%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.56%) Confluence
15 2 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 30 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 32 (8.91%) Oracle Cash Management
1 32 (8.91%) Temenos T24
2 6 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.13%) SaaS
3 19 (5.29%) IaaS
3 19 (5.29%) PaaS
4 3 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.84%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.81%) LAN
2 44 (12.26%) WAN
3 24 (6.69%) Firewall
4 20 (5.57%) Internet
5 17 (4.74%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.06%) LDAP
7 10 (2.79%) DNS
8 9 (2.51%) VPN
8 9 (2.51%) HTTP
9 7 (1.95%) Intranet
9 7 (1.95%) NAS
10 6 (1.67%) VLAN
10 6 (1.67%) SAN
11 5 (1.39%) Network Security
12 4 (1.11%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.11%) FTP
12 4 (1.11%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.11%) IPsec
13 3 (0.84%) DHCP
13 3 (0.84%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.76%) Relational Database
2 45 (12.53%) MySQL
3 40 (11.14%) SQL Server
4 38 (10.58%) OLTP
5 22 (6.13%) MongoDB
5 22 (6.13%) RDBMS
6 21 (5.85%) Hadoop
7 19 (5.29%) Big Data
8 18 (5.01%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (3.34%) Data Mining
10 11 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
11 8 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.67%) TKPROF
13 4 (1.11%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.84%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.84%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 54 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 47 (13.09%) Jenkins
3 27 (7.52%) Hudson
4 18 (5.01%) ClearCase
5 12 (3.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (2.51%) Subversion
7 7 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.95%) Gradle
8 6 (1.67%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.39%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.39%) TestDirector
9 5 (1.39%) Maven
10 3 (0.84%) MSI
10 3 (0.84%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.84%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.84%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.56%) FindBugs
11 2 (0.56%) JIRA
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 73 (20.33%) Finance
2 46 (12.81%) Banking
3 32 (8.91%) Financial Institution
4 30 (8.36%) Military
5 20 (5.57%) Games
6 17 (4.74%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.06%) Law
7 11 (3.06%) Electronics
8 10 (2.79%) Marketing
9 9 (2.51%) Retail
10 8 (2.23%) Legal
11 6 (1.67%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.28%) Advertising
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (18.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (11.42%) Developer
3 39 (10.86%) Administrator
4 34 (9.47%) Systems Administrator
5 33 (9.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 32 (8.91%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (8.36%) Software Engineer
8 26 (7.24%) Analyst
9 25 (6.96%) Architect
9 25 (6.96%) Cloud Engineer
10 23 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (5.29%) Configuration Manager
12 14 (3.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 12 (3.34%) Service Manager
14 10 (2.79%) Platform Engineer
14 10 (2.79%) Windows Administrator
14 10 (2.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 10 (2.79%) Software Manager
15 9 (2.51%) GIS Developer
15 9 (2.51%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (23.40%) Middleware
2 54 (15.04%) XML
3 51 (14.21%) HTML
4 38 (10.58%) CSS
5 34 (9.47%) .NET
6 32 (8.91%) HTML5
7 29 (8.08%) LAMP
8 25 (6.96%) J2EE
8 25 (6.96%) Oracle Fusion
9 23 (6.41%) CSS3
10 22 (6.13%) Hibernate
11 20 (5.57%) Spring
12 18 (5.01%) WebCenter
12 18 (5.01%) MCollective
12 18 (5.01%) Apache Camel
13 17 (4.74%) jQuery
14 11 (3.06%) Web Services
14 11 (3.06%) XSLT
15 10 (2.79%) Java EE
15 10 (2.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.43%) Management Information System
2 38 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 38 (10.58%) Data Centre
3 22 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (5.85%) CMDB
5 18 (5.01%) Visualisation
5 18 (5.01%) PKI
5 18 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.34%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.51%) GIS
9 8 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.23%) Mainframe
9 8 (2.23%) Replication
10 7 (1.95%) User Experience
10 7 (1.95%) Clustering
11 6 (1.67%) W3C
12 5 (1.39%) AS400
12 5 (1.39%) DataPower
12 5 (1.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 184 (51.25%) Linux
2 112 (31.20%) Windows
3 69 (19.22%) UNIX
4 47 (13.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (8.64%) CentOS
6 24 (6.69%) Ubuntu
7 18 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (3.90%) Debian
9 12 (3.34%) Solaris
10 10 (2.79%) Fedora
11 9 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (2.23%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.11%) AIX
15 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.56%) Android
15 2 (0.56%) HPUX
16 1 (0.28%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (34.26%) DevOps
3 86 (23.96%) ITIL
4 52 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (14.48%) Software Engineering
5 49 (13.65%) SDLC
6 47 (13.09%) OO
7 46 (12.81%) Scrum
8 42 (11.70%) Service Management
9 41 (11.42%) Mentoring
10 37 (10.31%) Data Management
11 36 (10.03%) Test Automation
12 35 (9.75%) Time Management
13 34 (9.47%) Service Delivery
14 33 (9.19%) OOP
14 33 (9.19%) Open Source
15 32 (8.91%) Non-Functional Testing
15 32 (8.91%) Cash Management
16 30 (8.36%) Change Management
17 29 (8.08%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 110 (30.64%) Python
2 101 (28.13%) Java
3 88 (24.51%) Perl
4 72 (20.06%) SQL
5 70 (19.50%) Ruby
6 64 (17.83%) C
7 54 (15.04%) Bash Shell
8 45 (12.53%) JavaScript
9 43 (11.98%) C++
10 34 (9.47%) PHP
11 27 (7.52%) PowerShell
12 18 (5.01%) Jython
12 18 (5.01%) C#
13 11 (3.06%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.06%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.79%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.79%) Embedded C++
15 7 (1.95%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.67%) XPath
17 5 (1.39%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 72 (20.06%) Security Cleared
2 43 (11.98%) DV Cleared
3 42 (11.70%) Degree
4 38 (10.58%) SC Cleared
5 27 (7.52%) CCNA
5 27 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.79%) ISEB
8 6 (1.67%) MCITP
8 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.11%) MCSA
9 4 (1.11%) HND
10 2 (0.56%) MCP
11 1 (0.28%) CCDA
11 1 (0.28%) RHCE
11 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.81%) QA
2 21 (5.85%) SLA
3 6 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) TickIT
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) DO-178B
System Software
1 84 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (7.52%) Active Directory
3 22 (6.13%) VirtualBox
4 21 (5.85%) Hyper-V
5 18 (5.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 13 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (3.62%) vSphere
7 12 (3.34%) Firmware
8 10 (2.79%) XenApp
8 10 (2.79%) Samba
9 7 (1.95%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.84%) Docker
12 2 (0.56%) XenServer
12 2 (0.56%) Postfix
12 2 (0.56%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.56%) NFS
13 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 110 (30.64%) Puppet
2 71 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (10.03%) Nagios
4 30 (8.36%) Ansible
5 26 (7.24%) Salt
6 20 (5.57%) Vagrant
7 18 (5.01%) Oracle Identity Management
8 16 (4.46%) Graphite
9 10 (2.79%) Zenoss
10 8 (2.23%) Backup Exec
10 8 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (1.95%) Oracle Flashback
11 7 (1.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (1.95%) Data Guard
12 5 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (1.11%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.56%) SmokePing
14 2 (0.56%) Cobbler
14 2 (0.56%) SCOM
14 2 (0.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 113 (31.48%) VMware
2 112 (31.20%) Oracle
3 65 (18.11%) Microsoft
4 59 (16.43%) IBM
5 42 (11.70%) Red Hat
6 41 (11.42%) Cisco
7 33 (9.19%) Green Hat
8 15 (4.18%) Google
9 13 (3.62%) Citrix
10 12 (3.34%) Symantec
11 10 (2.79%) Rackspace
12 8 (2.23%) Remedy
12 8 (2.23%) HP
12 8 (2.23%) SAP
12 8 (2.23%) ESRI
13 6 (1.67%) Mapinfo
14 5 (1.39%) NetApp
15 3 (0.84%) Atlassian
16 2 (0.56%) Dell
17 1 (0.28%) OpenText
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Network Compucare Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £29905 - £44228 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Great Benefits Package!
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
CK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Truro
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Exeter, Devon
RD&E NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: £Competitive Salary Plus Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago