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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 154 149 166
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 104 95 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.81% 1.58% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.83% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 76 54
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.75%
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
5019 5189 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.53% 86.48% 84.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4157 4360 3903
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +20 37 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Bristol -16 23 £58,750 +27.02% 2
Dorset +25 20 £32,500 -25.71% 1
Somerset +4 13 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire -21 4 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 118 (42.14%) Linux
2 103 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (36.43%) Java
4 93 (33.21%) Oracle
5 84 (30.00%) SQL
6 82 (29.29%) Security Cleared
7 80 (28.57%) ITIL
8 79 (28.21%) Windows
9 67 (23.93%) Python
10 65 (23.21%) Software Engineering
11 60 (21.43%) DevOps
12 57 (20.36%) Microsoft
13 56 (20.00%) VMware
14 53 (18.93%) Unix
15 51 (18.21%) C#
16 49 (17.50%) HTML
17 48 (17.14%) MySQL
18 47 (16.79%) XML
19 44 (15.71%) Finance
20 43 (15.36%) C++
20 43 (15.36%) Perl
21 42 (15.00%) JavaScript
22 40 (14.29%) Degree
22 40 (14.29%) DV Cleared
23 38 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
24 37 (13.21%) HP
25 36 (12.86%) SDLC
25 36 (12.86%) Windows Server
26 35 (12.50%) Scrum
26 35 (12.50%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (11.43%) JBoss
2 24 (8.57%) IIS
3 21 (7.50%) MQSeries
4 18 (6.43%) Apache
5 16 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (5.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (3.93%) Node.js
7 11 (3.93%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.14%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.14%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.79%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.43%) Mule
11 4 (1.43%) nginx
11 4 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (1.07%) CloudStack
12 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.07%) HipChat
3 2 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.36%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 17 (6.07%) Temenos T24
2 10 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.36%) Magento
6 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (3.93%) PaaS
3 11 (3.93%) SaaS
4 6 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.07%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.07%) GitHub
5 3 (1.07%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.71%) Heroku
6 2 (0.71%) IaaS
7 1 (0.36%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.71%) Internet
2 25 (8.93%) LAN
3 24 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 23 (8.21%) Firewall
5 21 (7.50%) DNS
6 20 (7.14%) WAN
7 14 (5.00%) DHCP
7 14 (5.00%) VPN
8 10 (3.57%) NetScaler
9 9 (3.21%) Network Security
10 8 (2.86%) HTTP
10 8 (2.86%) LDAP
10 8 (2.86%) SSL
11 7 (2.50%) NAS
11 7 (2.50%) SAN
12 6 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.43%) FTP
13 4 (1.43%) HTTPS
13 4 (1.43%) IPsec
14 2 (0.71%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.14%) MySQL
2 26 (9.29%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 23 (8.21%) NoSQL
6 16 (5.71%) Hadoop
7 15 (5.36%) Data Mining
8 13 (4.64%) OLTP
8 13 (4.64%) Oracle Database
8 13 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (3.57%) Couchbase
11 9 (3.21%) OLAP
11 9 (3.21%) OLAP Cube
11 9 (3.21%) Oracle OLAP
11 9 (3.21%) PowerPivot
12 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
13 6 (2.14%) Big Data
13 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.79%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 21 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.07%) Subversion
3 15 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.64%) JUnit
5 10 (3.57%) JIRA
6 9 (3.21%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.86%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.50%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.50%) Selenium
8 7 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (2.14%) Hudson
9 6 (2.14%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (2.14%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.79%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.79%) Maven
10 5 (1.79%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.43%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.07%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (15.71%) Finance
2 25 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 22 (7.86%) Banking
4 15 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.36%) Retail
5 11 (3.93%) Electronics
6 10 (3.57%) Marketing
7 9 (3.21%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.86%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.86%) Military
9 4 (1.43%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.43%) Games
9 4 (1.43%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 55 (19.64%) Software Engineer
2 27 (9.64%) Developer
3 25 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (7.50%) Test Engineer
5 16 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 15 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (5.00%) Analyst
7 14 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (4.29%) Test Leader
9 11 (3.93%) Java Engineer
9 11 (3.93%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (3.93%) Principal Engineer
10 10 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 10 (3.57%) Network Engineer
10 10 (3.57%) Support Engineer
11 9 (3.21%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (3.21%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (17.50%) HTML
2 47 (16.79%) XML
3 34 (12.14%) .NET
4 31 (11.07%) Middleware
5 26 (9.29%) J2EE
6 25 (8.93%) CSS
6 25 (8.93%) Hibernate
7 21 (7.50%) LAMP
7 21 (7.50%) Web Services
8 19 (6.79%) EJB
9 18 (6.43%) AngularJS
9 18 (6.43%) jQuery
9 18 (6.43%) REST
10 17 (6.07%) JSF
11 14 (5.00%) Java EE
11 14 (5.00%) Spring
12 12 (4.29%) Django
12 12 (4.29%) JSON
13 11 (3.93%) HTML5
14 10 (3.57%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 24 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 19 (6.79%) CMDB
5 12 (4.29%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.86%) Wiki
8 7 (2.50%) Replication
9 6 (2.14%) User Experience
10 5 (1.79%) Blog
10 5 (1.79%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.79%) EqualLogic
10 5 (1.79%) PKI
10 5 (1.79%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.43%) W3C
11 4 (1.43%) Web 2.0
12 3 (1.07%) Life Science
13 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (42.14%) Linux
2 79 (28.21%) Windows
3 53 (18.93%) Unix
4 36 (12.86%) Windows Server
5 28 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.29%) CentOS
8 12 (4.29%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.86%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.14%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.79%) FreeNAS
12 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.36%) Android
14 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (28.57%) ITIL
3 65 (23.21%) Software Engineering
4 60 (21.43%) DevOps
5 36 (12.86%) SDLC
6 35 (12.50%) Scrum
6 35 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 29 (10.36%) Service Management
8 28 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 28 (10.00%) UML
9 27 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (9.64%) Validation
10 26 (9.29%) ITIL V3
10 26 (9.29%) SOA
11 25 (8.93%) Software Delivery
12 24 (8.57%) Software Architecture
13 23 (8.21%) Release Management
14 22 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (7.86%) Regression Testing
15 21 (7.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (36.43%) Java
2 84 (30.00%) SQL
3 67 (23.93%) Python
4 51 (18.21%) C#
5 43 (15.36%) C++
5 43 (15.36%) Perl
6 42 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 34 (12.14%) C
8 30 (10.71%) Ruby
9 28 (10.00%) Bash Shell
10 17 (6.07%) PowerShell
11 15 (5.36%) PL/SQL
12 13 (4.64%) PHP
13 9 (3.21%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.21%) XPath
14 7 (2.50%) VB
15 5 (1.79%) Groovy
15 5 (1.79%) Scala
16 3 (1.07%) Jython
16 3 (1.07%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 82 (29.29%) Security Cleared
2 40 (14.29%) Degree
2 40 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 29 (10.36%) SC Cleared
4 18 (6.43%) ISEB
5 12 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (3.57%) PhD
7 9 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (2.14%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 5 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.43%) HND
12 3 (1.07%) DBS Check
12 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.71%) CCNP
13 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.71%) MCITP
13 2 (0.71%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.29%) QA
2 24 (8.57%) SLA
3 5 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.36%) P3O
System Software
1 27 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.50%) Docker
5 6 (2.14%) DFS Replication
6 5 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.79%) vSphere
7 4 (1.43%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (1.43%) Samba
7 4 (1.43%) XenServer
8 3 (1.07%) Varnish
8 3 (1.07%) Xen
9 2 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.36%) UAG
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (11.79%) Puppet
2 30 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (2.86%) CFEngine
4 8 (2.86%) Nagios
4 8 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (2.86%) Zenoss
5 7 (2.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 7 (2.50%) HP UCMDB
5 7 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (2.50%) SCCM
5 7 (2.50%) SCOM
6 6 (2.14%) Ansible
6 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (2.14%) SCDPM
6 6 (2.14%) SCOrch
6 6 (2.14%) SCSM
6 6 (2.14%) SCVMM
6 6 (2.14%) WSUS
7 4 (1.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 93 (33.21%) Oracle
2 57 (20.36%) Microsoft
3 56 (20.00%) VMware
4 37 (13.21%) HP
5 18 (6.43%) Cisco
6 17 (6.07%) Green Hat
6 17 (6.07%) IBM
6 17 (6.07%) Red Hat
6 17 (6.07%) Symantec
6 17 (6.07%) webMethods
7 15 (5.36%) Palo Alto
8 14 (5.00%) Juniper
9 11 (3.93%) Remedy
10 10 (3.57%) SAP
11 8 (2.86%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.50%) MuleSoft
12 7 (2.50%) WSO2
13 6 (2.14%) Dell
13 6 (2.14%) NetApp
13 6 (2.14%) OpenText
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Capita plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Debenhams PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago