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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 131 140 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 117 104 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.84% 1.76% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.14% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 89 76 83
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,175 £29,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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
5245 4864 4405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.70% 82.32% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4336 4102 3876
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,234 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Wiltshire +2 33 £40,000 +18.51% 9
Bristol +7 30 £39,500 +3.26% 2
Gloucestershire -4 22 £32,250 -31.24% 1
Devon -6 13 £29,500 -3.27% 2
Dorset -22 8 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Somerset +5 4 £36,250 +3.57% 6
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 87 (43.50%) Windows
2 78 (39.00%) ITIL
3 64 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 64 (32.00%) Change Management
4 61 (30.50%) SQL
5 53 (26.50%) Linux
6 50 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 48 (24.00%) VMware
8 45 (22.50%) Java
9 42 (21.00%) SLA
10 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 40 (20.00%) Degree
11 39 (19.50%) Problem Management
11 39 (19.50%) Release Management
11 39 (19.50%) Firewall
12 36 (18.00%) Service Management
13 34 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (16.50%) Security Cleared
14 33 (16.50%) Finance
15 31 (15.50%) MS Office
16 28 (14.00%) Cisco
16 28 (14.00%) Change Control
17 27 (13.50%) Management Information System
17 27 (13.50%) VPN
17 27 (13.50%) IIS
17 27 (13.50%) MS Excel
18 26 (13.00%) Python
18 26 (13.00%) Software Engineering
19 25 (12.50%) XML
20 24 (12.00%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 27 (13.50%) IIS
2 23 (11.50%) MS Exchange
3 22 (11.00%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (4.50%) Apache
6 8 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.50%) JBoss
7 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.00%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.00%) CMS
9 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.50%) Node.js
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.50%) Mule
10 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 31 (15.50%) MS Office
2 27 (13.50%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.50%) SaaS
1 3 (1.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.50%) Firewall
2 27 (13.50%) VPN
3 24 (12.00%) DNS
4 21 (10.50%) LAN
5 20 (10.00%) DHCP
5 20 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 18 (9.00%) Internet
7 16 (8.00%) Network Security
8 14 (7.00%) MPLS
8 14 (7.00%) WAN
9 13 (6.50%) VLAN
10 11 (5.50%) Wireshark
10 11 (5.50%) tcpdump
10 11 (5.50%) ISDN
11 10 (5.00%) SSL
12 7 (3.50%) IPsec
13 6 (3.00%) HTTPS
13 6 (3.00%) Ethernet
14 5 (2.50%) LDAP
14 5 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.00%) MySQL
3 5 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.50%) CouchDB
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.50%) Hazelcast
5 3 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Subversion
2 10 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (3.00%) Hudson
5 5 (2.50%) ClearQuest
5 5 (2.50%) MSI
5 5 (2.50%) InstallShield
6 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.00%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.50%) Ant
8 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.50%) Selenium
8 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (16.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Back Office
3 7 (3.50%) Aerospace
3 7 (3.50%) Military
3 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.00%) Legal
5 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.50%) Advertising
5 3 (1.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.50%) Billing
6 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) French Language
6 2 (1.00%) Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Law
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (17.00%) Analyst
2 28 (14.00%) Service Manager
3 25 (12.50%) Administrator
4 22 (11.00%) Software Engineer
5 15 (7.50%) DBA
5 15 (7.50%) SQL DBA
5 15 (7.50%) Transition Manager
5 15 (7.50%) Service Transition Manager
6 13 (6.50%) Service Desk Manager
6 13 (6.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 12 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.00%) Technical Support
10 6 (3.00%) Technical Support Analyst
10 6 (3.00%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.00%) PMO Administrator
10 6 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (2.50%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.50%) XML
2 17 (8.50%) HTML
3 16 (8.00%) .NET
4 11 (5.50%) J2EE
5 8 (4.00%) Web Services
6 7 (3.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.00%) CSS
8 5 (2.50%) Middleware
8 5 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.00%) POSIX
10 3 (1.50%) EJB
10 3 (1.50%) Struts
10 3 (1.50%) JSF
10 3 (1.50%) jQuery
10 3 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (1.00%) Laravel
11 2 (1.00%) HTML5
11 2 (1.00%) CGI
11 2 (1.00%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (1.00%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.50%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.00%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.00%) Clustering
4 12 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.00%) CMDB
5 11 (5.50%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.00%) Replication
6 6 (3.00%) PKI
6 6 (3.00%) LPAR
6 6 (3.00%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.50%) Open Source
7 5 (2.50%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.00%) AS400
8 4 (2.00%) Statistics
8 4 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.50%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.50%) SCADA
9 3 (1.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 87 (43.50%) Windows
2 53 (26.50%) Linux
3 24 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (11.50%) UNIX
5 22 (11.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (9.00%) CentOS
7 8 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (2.50%) Android
8 5 (2.50%) Fedora
8 5 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.50%) Solaris
8 5 (2.50%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.00%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.50%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.50%) zOS
10 3 (1.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.00%) ITIL
2 64 (32.00%) Change Management
3 39 (19.50%) Problem Management
3 39 (19.50%) Release Management
4 36 (18.00%) Service Management
5 28 (14.00%) Change Control
6 26 (13.00%) Software Engineering
7 22 (11.00%) Mentoring
8 21 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (9.50%) PRINCE2
9 19 (9.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (8.50%) Service Delivery
11 16 (8.00%) CRM
11 16 (8.00%) Network Management
12 15 (7.50%) Software Deployment
12 15 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
13 14 (7.00%) Project Management
13 14 (7.00%) ITSM
13 14 (7.00%) Coaching
13 14 (7.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 61 (30.50%) SQL
2 45 (22.50%) Java
3 26 (13.00%) Python
4 24 (12.00%) C++
5 23 (11.50%) C
6 15 (7.50%) Bash Shell
7 14 (7.00%) Perl
8 13 (6.50%) PHP
9 10 (5.00%) C#
9 10 (5.00%) Ruby
10 9 (4.50%) JavaScript
11 8 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.50%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.50%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.50%) Lua
14 4 (2.00%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.50%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.50%) PHP5
15 3 (1.50%) Groovy
16 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (20.00%) Degree
2 33 (16.50%) Security Cleared
3 19 (9.50%) MCP
4 12 (6.00%) DV Cleared
5 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.50%) HND
8 5 (2.50%) MCSE
8 5 (2.50%) PhD
8 5 (2.50%) RHCSA
9 4 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.00%) MCTS
9 4 (2.00%) MCITP
9 4 (2.00%) CCNA
9 4 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.00%) MBA
10 2 (1.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (21.00%) SLA
2 18 (9.00%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.50%) Terminal Services
5 8 (4.00%) ISA Server
5 8 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.50%) XenServer
7 4 (2.00%) XenApp
7 4 (2.00%) vSphere
7 4 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.00%) Samba
7 4 (2.00%) VirtualBox
7 4 (2.00%) KVM
7 4 (2.00%) Docker
8 2 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.00%) NFS
9 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (9.50%) Puppet
2 13 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.00%) SCOM
3 8 (4.00%) OpenView
3 8 (4.00%) HP SIM
4 5 (2.50%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.00%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.50%) OMEGAMON
6 3 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.50%) Ansible
6 3 (1.50%) Salt
6 3 (1.50%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.00%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.00%) Nagios
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.50%) SCCM
8 1 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 64 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 48 (24.00%) VMware
3 28 (14.00%) Cisco
4 19 (9.50%) Oracle
4 19 (9.50%) Red Hat
5 17 (8.50%) HP
6 15 (7.50%) Dell
7 14 (7.00%) Citrix
8 8 (4.00%) IBM
9 5 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.50%) Juniper
9 5 (2.50%) NetApp
9 5 (2.50%) McAfee
10 4 (2.00%) Symantec
10 4 (2.00%) F5
11 3 (1.50%) Akamai
11 3 (1.50%) Sun
12 2 (1.00%) SAP
12 2 (1.00%) LANDesk
13 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago