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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 107 135 152
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 157 96 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.56% 1.66% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.03% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 68 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +15.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,700 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
5067 4725 4333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.55% 81.62% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 3927 3805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +27 59 £57,000 +44.30% 10
Gloucestershire -3 42 £35,500 -12.34% 2
Wiltshire +14 20 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Somerset +19 14 £40,000 +23.74% 1
Devon -1 11 £24,500 -12.50% 3
Dorset -23 5 £25,000 -42.19%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 127 (49.80%) Windows
2 125 (49.02%) Linux
3 81 (31.76%) VMware
4 79 (30.98%) DevOps
5 76 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (28.63%) Puppet
7 72 (28.24%) Python
7 72 (28.24%) ITIL
8 69 (27.06%) Microsoft
9 64 (25.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 62 (24.31%) Java
11 57 (22.35%) Perl
11 57 (22.35%) Opscode Chef
12 53 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 49 (19.22%) Apache
14 48 (18.82%) Bash Shell
15 47 (18.43%) Security Cleared
15 47 (18.43%) SQL Server
15 47 (18.43%) Red Hat
15 47 (18.43%) Finance
16 45 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (17.25%) Ruby
17 44 (17.25%) Oracle
18 42 (16.47%) C
19 41 (16.08%) Cisco
20 40 (15.69%) .NET
21 39 (15.29%) Firewall
22 38 (14.90%) IIS
22 38 (14.90%) Active Directory
23 36 (14.12%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (19.22%) Apache
2 38 (14.90%) IIS
3 21 (8.24%) Tomcat
4 18 (7.06%) nginx
5 14 (5.49%) Node.js
6 10 (3.92%) OpenStack
6 10 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (3.92%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.75%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.96%) JBoss
8 5 (1.96%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.57%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.18%) ArcSDE
10 3 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 22 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.27%) MS Office
3 7 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.31%) SaaS
3 7 (2.75%) PaaS
3 7 (2.75%) IaaS
4 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.57%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.29%) Firewall
2 35 (13.73%) LAN
3 30 (11.76%) WAN
4 17 (6.67%) DNS
5 15 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.71%) DHCP
7 9 (3.53%) Internet
8 8 (3.14%) VLAN
9 7 (2.75%) Ethernet
9 7 (2.75%) VPN
10 6 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.96%) SAN
12 4 (1.57%) Wireshark
12 4 (1.57%) tcpdump
12 4 (1.57%) MPLS
13 3 (1.18%) HTTP
13 3 (1.18%) SNMP
14 2 (0.78%) LDAP
14 2 (0.78%) ATM
14 2 (0.78%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.43%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.12%) MySQL
3 13 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.71%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.31%) Big Data
6 8 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.75%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (1.96%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.57%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.78%) TKPROF
12 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (12.55%) Jenkins
2 23 (9.02%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.63%) Hudson
4 21 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (4.31%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.92%) ClearCase
8 8 (3.14%) ClearQuest
8 8 (3.14%) MSI
8 8 (3.14%) InstallShield
9 5 (1.96%) Subversion
10 3 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.78%) FindBugs
11 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.39%) StarTeam
General
1 47 (18.43%) Finance
2 20 (7.84%) Military
3 12 (4.71%) Retail
4 10 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.53%) Marketing
6 8 (3.14%) Games
6 8 (3.14%) Electronics
7 6 (2.35%) Law
7 6 (2.35%) Legal
8 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.96%) Back Office
8 5 (1.96%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.96%) Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (16.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (11.76%) Analyst
3 29 (11.37%) Administrator
4 24 (9.41%) Software Engineer
5 20 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
6 19 (7.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 19 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (7.45%) Developer
7 12 (4.71%) Service Manager
8 9 (3.53%) Platform Engineer
9 8 (3.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (3.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.14%) Windows Administrator
9 8 (3.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (3.14%) Technical Manager
10 7 (2.75%) Configuration Analyst
10 7 (2.75%) Test Analyst
10 7 (2.75%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.75%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.69%) .NET
2 24 (9.41%) HTML
2 24 (9.41%) Middleware
3 21 (8.24%) XML
4 17 (6.67%) HTML5
5 15 (5.88%) J2EE
5 15 (5.88%) CSS
6 13 (5.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 13 (5.10%) CSS3
7 12 (4.71%) Hibernate
7 12 (4.71%) Spring
8 10 (3.92%) LAMP
8 10 (3.92%) Apache Camel
9 9 (3.53%) Web Services
10 7 (2.75%) JSP
11 6 (2.35%) MCollective
11 6 (2.35%) WebCenter
12 5 (1.96%) Struts
12 5 (1.96%) XSLT
12 5 (1.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.45%) Client/Server
3 18 (7.06%) Open Source
4 15 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.49%) CMDB
6 12 (4.71%) Clustering
7 11 (4.31%) Replication
8 10 (3.92%) PKI
8 10 (3.92%) Visualisation
9 9 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.53%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.96%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.57%) DTV
12 4 (1.57%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.57%) GIS
12 4 (1.57%) User Experience
12 4 (1.57%) BYOD
13 3 (1.18%) LPAR
13 3 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 127 (49.80%) Windows
2 125 (49.02%) Linux
3 53 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (13.73%) UNIX
5 32 (12.55%) CentOS
6 26 (10.20%) Ubuntu
7 23 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (5.49%) Debian
9 12 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (4.31%) Fedora
10 11 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (3.53%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (3.53%) Solaris
12 6 (2.35%) Android
13 5 (1.96%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.57%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.98%) DevOps
2 76 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (28.24%) ITIL
4 45 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (13.73%) Scrum
6 30 (11.76%) Service Management
6 30 (11.76%) Change Management
6 30 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 26 (10.20%) Time Management
8 25 (9.80%) Service Delivery
9 24 (9.41%) Release Management
10 20 (7.84%) Project Management
11 19 (7.45%) Information Security
12 17 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (5.88%) Load Balancing
14 14 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (5.10%) PRINCE2
15 13 (5.10%) Analytics
15 13 (5.10%) Infrastructure Management
15 13 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.24%) Python
2 62 (24.31%) Java
3 57 (22.35%) Perl
4 48 (18.82%) Bash Shell
5 44 (17.25%) Ruby
6 42 (16.47%) C
7 36 (14.12%) C++
8 33 (12.94%) PHP
8 33 (12.94%) SQL
9 24 (9.41%) JavaScript
10 16 (6.27%) PowerShell
11 15 (5.88%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.53%) Embedded C++
13 8 (3.14%) C#
14 7 (2.75%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.75%) Embedded C
15 6 (2.35%) Jython
16 4 (1.57%) Lua
16 4 (1.57%) PHP5
16 4 (1.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 35 (13.73%) Degree
3 26 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 23 (9.02%) DV Cleared
5 22 (8.63%) CCNA
5 22 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.71%) ISEB
7 7 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.75%) MCP
7 7 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.57%) MCITP
9 4 (1.57%) RHCSA
10 3 (1.18%) PhD
11 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.78%) MCSA
12 1 (0.39%) CCDA
12 1 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.88%) QA
2 13 (5.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 64 (25.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (14.90%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.49%) VirtualBox
5 12 (4.71%) vSphere
6 11 (4.31%) XenApp
7 7 (2.75%) Firmware
8 6 (2.35%) XenServer
8 6 (2.35%) Samba
8 6 (2.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (1.96%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.96%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.96%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.18%) KVM
11 2 (0.78%) NFS
11 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.78%) Postfix
11 2 (0.78%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 73 (28.63%) Puppet
2 57 (22.35%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (9.80%) Ansible
4 21 (8.24%) Salt
5 20 (7.84%) Nagios
6 12 (4.71%) Zenoss
7 7 (2.75%) SCOM
8 6 (2.35%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (2.35%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.96%) HP SIM
10 4 (1.57%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.57%) OpenView
10 4 (1.57%) Graphite
11 3 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (1.18%) SCCM
11 3 (1.18%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.78%) Cacti
Vendors
1 81 (31.76%) VMware
2 69 (27.06%) Microsoft
3 47 (18.43%) Red Hat
4 44 (17.25%) Oracle
5 41 (16.08%) Cisco
6 18 (7.06%) Citrix
7 16 (6.27%) IBM
8 14 (5.49%) HP
9 9 (3.53%) SAP
10 8 (3.14%) Google
11 6 (2.35%) Dell
12 4 (1.57%) ESRI
13 3 (1.18%) Sun
13 3 (1.18%) Mapinfo
14 2 (0.78%) Apple
14 2 (0.78%) Symantec
14 2 (0.78%) Rackspace
14 2 (0.78%) Brocade
15 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
15 1 (0.39%) Kenexa
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £26,988 to £30,194 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago