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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 78 136 178
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +42
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 208 95 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.50% 1.54% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 1.87% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 125 63 28
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4936 5093 4221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.13% 82.54% 80.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4112 4134 3718
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 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 2 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 +31 80 £42,500 -1.16% 5
Gloucestershire +2 33 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Dorset +20 31 £32,500 - 6
Wiltshire +11 28 £40,000 +13.07% 14
Devon +4 20 £24,500 -16.94% 2
Somerset +24 9 £37,000 +1.36% 2
Cornwall -13 2 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 188 (55.46%) Linux
2 127 (37.46%) DevOps
3 126 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (35.40%) Windows
5 118 (34.81%) Puppet
6 115 (33.92%) VMware
7 113 (33.33%) Python
8 97 (28.61%) Oracle
9 93 (27.43%) Java
10 89 (26.25%) Perl
11 84 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (23.60%) Apache
13 79 (23.30%) Opscode Chef
14 76 (22.42%) ITIL
15 70 (20.65%) Middleware
16 68 (20.06%) Ruby
16 68 (20.06%) Finance
17 67 (19.76%) UNIX
18 66 (19.47%) Microsoft
19 61 (17.99%) Security Cleared
20 59 (17.40%) Bash Shell
21 58 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
21 58 (17.11%) SQL
22 56 (16.52%) C
23 54 (15.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 52 (15.34%) Git (software)
25 51 (15.04%) Management Information System
26 49 (14.45%) IBM
26 49 (14.45%) Red Hat
26 49 (14.45%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 80 (23.60%) Apache
2 31 (9.14%) Tomcat
2 31 (9.14%) nginx
3 27 (7.96%) IIS
4 26 (7.67%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (7.08%) Node.js
6 23 (6.78%) OpenStack
7 13 (3.83%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.65%) ArcGIS
9 7 (2.06%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.47%) ArcSDE
10 5 (1.47%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.47%) JBoss
11 4 (1.18%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 28 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (7.67%) Temenos T24
1 26 (7.67%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.78%) SaaS
3 19 (5.60%) PaaS
3 19 (5.60%) IaaS
4 4 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.18%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (13.86%) LAN
2 46 (13.57%) WAN
3 29 (8.55%) Firewall
4 18 (5.31%) TCP/IP
5 16 (4.72%) Internet
6 11 (3.24%) DNS
7 9 (2.65%) VPN
7 9 (2.65%) HTTP
8 8 (2.36%) LDAP
9 7 (2.06%) SAN
9 7 (2.06%) NAS
10 6 (1.77%) VLAN
11 5 (1.47%) Network Security
12 4 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.18%) IPsec
12 4 (1.18%) FTP
12 4 (1.18%) DHCP
12 4 (1.18%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.88%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.16%) MySQL
2 45 (13.27%) SQL Server
3 42 (12.39%) Relational Database
4 29 (8.55%) OLTP
5 20 (5.90%) RDBMS
5 20 (5.90%) Hadoop
6 18 (5.31%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.31%) Oracle BI EE
7 17 (5.01%) Big Data
8 11 (3.24%) Data Mining
9 10 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.18%) Hazelcast
13 4 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.18%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.88%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 52 (15.34%) Git (software)
2 49 (14.45%) Jenkins
3 29 (8.55%) Hudson
4 16 (4.72%) ClearCase
5 12 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (2.06%) Gradle
8 6 (1.77%) Subversion
9 5 (1.47%) Maven
9 5 (1.47%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.47%) TestDirector
10 3 (0.88%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.88%) MSI
10 3 (0.88%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.88%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.59%) JIRA
11 2 (0.59%) FindBugs
11 2 (0.59%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.29%) StarTeam
General
1 68 (20.06%) Finance
2 34 (10.03%) Banking
3 27 (7.96%) Military
4 26 (7.67%) Financial Institution
5 20 (5.90%) Games
6 18 (5.31%) Telecoms
7 14 (4.13%) Retail
8 11 (3.24%) Law
8 11 (3.24%) Electronics
9 10 (2.95%) Marketing
10 8 (2.36%) Legal
11 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 70 (20.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (11.80%) Administrator
3 37 (10.91%) Developer
4 36 (10.62%) Systems Administrator
5 33 (9.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 33 (9.73%) Linux Engineer
6 26 (7.67%) Software Engineer
7 25 (7.37%) Systems Engineer
7 25 (7.37%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (7.08%) Analyst
9 18 (5.31%) Architect
10 15 (4.42%) Configuration Manager
11 14 (4.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 10 (2.95%) Platform Engineer
12 10 (2.95%) Windows Systems Administrator
12 10 (2.95%) Windows Administrator
12 10 (2.95%) Software Manager
12 10 (2.95%) Service Manager
13 9 (2.65%) GIS Developer
13 9 (2.65%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (20.65%) Middleware
2 42 (12.39%) HTML
3 41 (12.09%) XML
4 38 (11.21%) .NET
5 33 (9.73%) CSS
6 30 (8.85%) HTML5
7 29 (8.55%) LAMP
8 22 (6.49%) Oracle Fusion
9 21 (6.19%) CSS3
9 21 (6.19%) J2EE
10 18 (5.31%) Hibernate
10 18 (5.31%) Spring
10 18 (5.31%) WebCenter
10 18 (5.31%) MCollective
11 16 (4.72%) Apache Camel
12 14 (4.13%) jQuery
13 9 (2.65%) Java EE
14 8 (2.36%) Web Services
14 8 (2.36%) XSLT
15 7 (2.06%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.04%) Management Information System
2 38 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 37 (10.91%) Data Centre
4 22 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (5.01%) CMDB
6 16 (4.72%) PKI
6 16 (4.72%) Visualisation
7 14 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.83%) Mathematics
9 11 (3.24%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.95%) Replication
11 9 (2.65%) GIS
12 8 (2.36%) Clustering
12 8 (2.36%) Client/Server
12 8 (2.36%) Mainframe
13 5 (1.47%) AS400
13 5 (1.47%) Statistics
13 5 (1.47%) Xbox
13 5 (1.47%) iSeries
13 5 (1.47%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 188 (55.46%) Linux
2 120 (35.40%) Windows
3 67 (19.76%) UNIX
4 54 (15.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (10.32%) CentOS
6 28 (8.26%) Ubuntu
7 22 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (4.42%) Debian
9 12 (3.54%) Fedora
9 12 (3.54%) Solaris
9 12 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (2.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.47%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.18%) Android
13 4 (1.18%) AIX
14 2 (0.59%) HPUX
14 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (37.46%) DevOps
2 126 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (22.42%) ITIL
4 58 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (14.16%) Scrum
6 47 (13.86%) Software Engineering
6 47 (13.86%) SDLC
7 35 (10.32%) Mentoring
7 35 (10.32%) OO
8 34 (10.03%) Service Delivery
8 34 (10.03%) Open Source
9 33 (9.73%) Time Management
10 32 (9.44%) Service Management
11 28 (8.26%) Data Management
12 26 (7.67%) Information Security
12 26 (7.67%) Cash Management
12 26 (7.67%) Capacity Planning
12 26 (7.67%) Non-Functional Testing
13 25 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (7.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 113 (33.33%) Python
2 93 (27.43%) Java
3 89 (26.25%) Perl
4 68 (20.06%) Ruby
5 59 (17.40%) Bash Shell
6 58 (17.11%) SQL
7 56 (16.52%) C
8 41 (12.09%) C++
9 40 (11.80%) PHP
9 40 (11.80%) JavaScript
10 30 (8.85%) PowerShell
11 18 (5.31%) Jython
12 13 (3.83%) C#
13 10 (2.95%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.95%) Embedded C
13 10 (2.95%) Embedded C++
14 9 (2.65%) Objective-C
15 7 (2.06%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.47%) COBOL
17 4 (1.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 61 (17.99%) Security Cleared
2 48 (14.16%) Degree
3 34 (10.03%) SC Cleared
3 34 (10.03%) DV Cleared
4 29 (8.55%) CCNA
4 29 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (4.42%) ISEB
6 12 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.77%) MCITP
7 6 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.18%) HND
9 4 (1.18%) MCSA
9 4 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.59%) MCP
10 2 (0.59%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.29%) RHCE
11 1 (0.29%) CCDA
11 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.32%) QA
2 18 (5.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (8.85%) Active Directory
3 22 (6.49%) VirtualBox
4 19 (5.60%) Hyper-V
5 18 (5.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 13 (3.83%) vSphere
7 12 (3.54%) Firmware
8 10 (2.95%) Samba
8 10 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (2.95%) XenApp
9 5 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.18%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (0.88%) Docker
12 2 (0.59%) XenServer
12 2 (0.59%) NFS
12 2 (0.59%) Postfix
12 2 (0.59%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 118 (34.81%) Puppet
2 79 (23.30%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (11.50%) Nagios
4 32 (9.44%) Ansible
5 28 (8.26%) Salt
6 20 (5.90%) Vagrant
7 18 (5.31%) Oracle Identity Management
8 16 (4.72%) Graphite
9 13 (3.83%) Zenoss
10 8 (2.36%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (1.18%) Data Guard
12 4 (1.18%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (1.18%) Oracle Flashback
13 3 (0.88%) SCOM
14 2 (0.59%) SCCM
14 2 (0.59%) Cacti
14 2 (0.59%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 115 (33.92%) VMware
2 97 (28.61%) Oracle
3 66 (19.47%) Microsoft
4 49 (14.45%) IBM
4 49 (14.45%) Red Hat
5 42 (12.39%) Cisco
6 26 (7.67%) Green Hat
7 15 (4.42%) Google
8 13 (3.83%) Citrix
9 11 (3.24%) Symantec
10 10 (2.95%) Rackspace
11 9 (2.65%) HP
11 9 (2.65%) SAP
12 8 (2.36%) ESRI
13 7 (2.06%) Remedy
14 6 (1.77%) Mapinfo
15 5 (1.47%) NetApp
16 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
17 2 (0.59%) Dell
17 2 (0.59%) Brocade
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
M.A.R.S Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon
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Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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