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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 150 179 101
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -78
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 84 31 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.35% 0.61% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.76% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 55 23 117
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
4962 4101 4247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.98% 80.46% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3491 3749
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 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 21 August 2014.

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 21 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
Gloucestershire +7 19 £36,000 - 3
Bristol -2 17 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Dorset 0 16 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Wiltshire -2 13 £39,000 +15.55% 4
Somerset -14 9 £63,000 +12.00%
Devon -12 4 - -
Cornwall - 2 £55,000 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 75 (40.98%) Windows
2 67 (36.61%) Linux
3 56 (30.60%) SQL
4 52 (28.42%) ITIL
5 48 (26.23%) Microsoft
6 42 (22.95%) Security Cleared
7 41 (22.40%) VMware
8 36 (19.67%) Software Engineering
9 34 (18.58%) Active Directory
10 31 (16.94%) Service Management
10 31 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (16.39%) Oracle
11 30 (16.39%) Problem Management
12 29 (15.85%) UNIX
12 29 (15.85%) Python
12 29 (15.85%) MS Excel
13 28 (15.30%) Change Management
14 26 (14.21%) MS Exchange
14 26 (14.21%) SLA
15 24 (13.11%) C
15 24 (13.11%) Java
15 24 (13.11%) Subversion
16 23 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (12.02%) SQL Server
17 22 (12.02%) Management Information System
18 21 (11.48%) HTML
18 21 (11.48%) XML
19 20 (10.93%) C#
19 20 (10.93%) DV Cleared
20 19 (10.38%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 26 (14.21%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.01%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (4.92%) Apache
7 7 (3.83%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.28%) IIS
8 6 (3.28%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.64%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.64%) Mule
Applications
1 29 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.83%) MS Office
3 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.64%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.64%) SaaS
2 2 (1.09%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.29%) VPN
2 16 (8.74%) Firewall
3 14 (7.65%) DNS
3 14 (7.65%) SSL
4 13 (7.10%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (6.56%) iSCSI
6 11 (6.01%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.46%) DHCP
7 10 (5.46%) LDAP
7 10 (5.46%) SAN
8 7 (3.83%) Internet
8 7 (3.83%) LAN
9 6 (3.28%) Network Security
10 5 (2.73%) VoIP
11 4 (2.19%) SNMP
12 3 (1.64%) WAN
12 3 (1.64%) IPv4
12 3 (1.64%) IPv6
12 3 (1.64%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.56%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.83%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.83%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.28%) MySQL
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.19%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.19%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.64%) Hazelcast
6 3 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (13.11%) Subversion
2 7 (3.83%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.73%) Selenium
3 5 (2.73%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.19%) Ant
4 4 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.19%) NUnit
5 3 (1.64%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.64%) Hudson
5 3 (1.64%) MSBuild
5 3 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.09%) TestComplete
6 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.55%) Maven
General
1 17 (9.29%) Military
2 15 (8.20%) Finance
3 13 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.28%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.19%) Legal
6 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.64%) Advertising
7 2 (1.09%) Law
7 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 2 (1.09%) Retail
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) French Language
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (15.85%) Software Engineer
2 19 (10.38%) Administrator
3 14 (7.65%) Analyst
3 14 (7.65%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (7.10%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (6.56%) Support Specialist
6 11 (6.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (4.92%) Technical Manager
7 9 (4.92%) Developer
7 9 (4.92%) IT Support
8 8 (4.37%) IT Support Specialist
8 8 (4.37%) Applications Support
8 8 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (4.37%) DBA
9 7 (3.83%) SQL DBA
9 7 (3.83%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (3.83%) Head of Service Management
10 6 (3.28%) Build and Release Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) Release Engineer
11 5 (2.73%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.48%) HTML
1 21 (11.48%) XML
2 16 (8.74%) Hibernate
3 9 (4.92%) Web Services
3 9 (4.92%) LAMP
4 8 (4.37%) JSF
4 8 (4.37%) jQuery
5 7 (3.83%) Swing
5 7 (3.83%) .NET
6 6 (3.28%) J2EE
6 6 (3.28%) EJB
6 6 (3.28%) CSS
7 5 (2.73%) Spring
8 4 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (2.19%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (2.19%) Middleware
8 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (1.09%) Ajax
10 2 (1.09%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.02%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.10%) Firmware
3 12 (6.56%) Open Source
4 11 (6.01%) PKI
5 10 (5.46%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.46%) Blackberry
6 8 (4.37%) Clustering
7 5 (2.73%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.19%) AS400
8 4 (2.19%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.19%) Replication
9 3 (1.64%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.64%) SCADA
9 3 (1.64%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.09%) CMDB
10 2 (1.09%) iSeries
10 2 (1.09%) LPAR
11 1 (0.55%) DTV
11 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (40.98%) Windows
2 67 (36.61%) Linux
3 29 (15.85%) UNIX
4 23 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (8.74%) Solaris
6 11 (6.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.46%) Windows 7
8 9 (4.92%) Mac OS X
9 8 (4.37%) Windows XP
9 8 (4.37%) CentOS
10 5 (2.73%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.73%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.55%) zOS
12 1 (0.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.42%) ITIL
2 36 (19.67%) Software Engineering
3 31 (16.94%) Service Management
4 30 (16.39%) Problem Management
5 28 (15.30%) Change Management
6 15 (8.20%) UML
6 15 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (6.56%) CRM
8 12 (6.56%) Process Management
8 12 (6.56%) Identity Management
9 11 (6.01%) Asset Management
9 11 (6.01%) Release Management
9 11 (6.01%) Requirements Management
9 11 (6.01%) DevOps
10 10 (5.46%) Software Architecture
10 10 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.46%) Information Security
11 9 (4.92%) Scrum
11 9 (4.92%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.60%) SQL
2 29 (15.85%) Python
3 24 (13.11%) C
3 24 (13.11%) Java
4 20 (10.93%) C#
5 19 (10.38%) C++
6 17 (9.29%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.46%) Ruby
8 7 (3.83%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.28%) PHP
9 6 (3.28%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.73%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.19%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.19%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.19%) Perl
11 4 (2.19%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.64%) PHP5
12 3 (1.64%) Groovy
12 3 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 42 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.93%) DV Cleared
3 19 (10.38%) Degree
4 17 (9.29%) SC Cleared
5 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (6.56%) MCSE
7 10 (5.46%) MCP
8 8 (4.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.83%) MCTS
10 4 (2.19%) MCITP
10 4 (2.19%) CCA
10 4 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.64%) ISEB
11 3 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.55%) MBA
13 1 (0.55%) HNC
13 1 (0.55%) PhD
13 1 (0.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.21%) SLA
2 6 (3.28%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) DO-178B
System Software
1 34 (18.58%) Active Directory
2 31 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.10%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.56%) GPFS
5 10 (5.46%) NFS
5 10 (5.46%) Samba
6 9 (4.92%) Xen
7 8 (4.37%) XenApp
8 4 (2.19%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.19%) vSphere
8 4 (2.19%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.19%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.64%) XenServer
10 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (9.29%) Puppet
2 10 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.37%) Bcfg2
4 6 (3.28%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.19%) SCCM
5 4 (2.19%) SCOM
6 3 (1.64%) WSUS
7 2 (1.09%) Nagios
8 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.55%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 41 (22.40%) VMware
3 30 (16.39%) Oracle
4 14 (7.65%) HP
4 14 (7.65%) Citrix
5 12 (6.56%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.46%) Cisco
7 7 (3.83%) IBM
7 7 (3.83%) Dell
8 6 (3.28%) JBoss
8 6 (3.28%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.19%) Remedy
9 4 (2.19%) Siebel
9 4 (2.19%) Sage
10 3 (1.64%) webMethods
10 3 (1.64%) Juniper
11 2 (1.09%) hybris
11 2 (1.09%) Akamai
12 1 (0.55%) NEC
12 1 (0.55%) MKS
Bristol, Avon
Rolls Royce
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago