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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 144 148 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -45
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 103 73 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.62% 1.37% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.67% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 75 56 99
Average salary £39,000 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
5183 4377 4125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.57% 82.17% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4257 3804 3595
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 24 October 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
Bristol +9 30 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Wiltshire -8 25 £39,000 -5.45% 5
Gloucestershire +5 19 £36,000 -24.21% 4
Dorset -2 11 £42,500 - 3
Devon -19 8 £29,500 -15.71% 2
Somerset -8 7 £32,500 - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 76 (40.86%) ITIL
2 74 (39.78%) Windows
3 64 (34.41%) SQL
4 59 (31.72%) Linux
5 54 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 52 (27.96%) Change Management
7 50 (26.88%) Active Directory
8 44 (23.66%) Problem Management
9 42 (22.58%) Service Management
9 42 (22.58%) VMware
10 41 (22.04%) SLA
11 35 (18.82%) Degree
12 34 (18.28%) SQL Server
13 31 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 30 (16.13%) Java
14 30 (16.13%) Firewall
15 29 (15.59%) Management Information System
15 29 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (15.05%) Security Cleared
16 28 (15.05%) VPN
17 25 (13.44%) MS Exchange
17 25 (13.44%) Python
17 25 (13.44%) Subversion
17 25 (13.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
17 25 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (12.90%) Release Management
18 24 (12.90%) Oracle
19 22 (11.83%) UNIX
20 21 (11.29%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 25 (13.44%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.22%) SharePoint
3 15 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (8.06%) IIS
4 11 (5.91%) Apache
5 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.76%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.15%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.61%) Mule
9 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.61%) JBoss
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.75%) MS Office
3 5 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.61%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.61%) SaaS
1 3 (1.61%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.13%) Firewall
2 28 (15.05%) VPN
3 20 (10.75%) DNS
4 15 (8.06%) Network Security
5 14 (7.53%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.99%) SSL
6 13 (6.99%) DHCP
7 12 (6.45%) Internet
7 12 (6.45%) MPLS
8 11 (5.91%) VLAN
8 11 (5.91%) LAN
9 10 (5.38%) Wireshark
9 10 (5.38%) tcpdump
10 9 (4.84%) ISDN
11 8 (4.30%) WAN
12 6 (3.23%) HTTPS
12 6 (3.23%) SAN
12 6 (3.23%) LDAP
12 6 (3.23%) IPsec
12 6 (3.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.91%) Oracle Database
2 11 (5.91%) MySQL
3 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.30%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.15%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.61%) Hazelcast
5 3 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (13.44%) Subversion
2 6 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.61%) Ant
3 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.61%) Hudson
3 3 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.08%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.54%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.54%) NUnit
5 1 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (9.14%) Finance
2 12 (6.45%) Military
3 11 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.30%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.69%) Legal
6 4 (2.15%) Advertising
6 4 (2.15%) Back Office
7 3 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Law
8 2 (1.08%) Banking
8 2 (1.08%) Retail
8 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.08%) French Language
9 1 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (12.37%) Software Engineer
1 23 (12.37%) Administrator
2 20 (10.75%) Service Manager
3 18 (9.68%) Analyst
4 12 (6.45%) DBA
4 12 (6.45%) SQL DBA
5 11 (5.91%) Service Desk Manager
6 10 (5.38%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (4.84%) Transition Manager
7 9 (4.84%) Service Transition Manager
8 8 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (3.76%) Technical Manager
10 6 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.23%) Head of Service Management
11 5 (2.69%) Problem Manager
11 5 (2.69%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.69%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.29%) XML
2 19 (10.22%) HTML
3 14 (7.53%) Hibernate
4 7 (3.76%) J2EE
5 6 (3.23%) CSS
5 6 (3.23%) Swing
6 5 (2.69%) Web Services
7 4 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.61%) EJB
8 3 (1.61%) .NET
8 3 (1.61%) Spring
8 3 (1.61%) JSF
8 3 (1.61%) jQuery
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.08%) Laravel
9 2 (1.08%) CGI
9 2 (1.08%) JDBC
9 2 (1.08%) Middleware
9 2 (1.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.59%) Management Information System
2 25 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.60%) Blackberry
4 14 (7.53%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.84%) PKI
6 7 (3.76%) Clustering
7 6 (3.23%) CMDB
7 6 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.15%) Statistics
8 4 (2.15%) AS400
8 4 (2.15%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.61%) Replication
9 3 (1.61%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.61%) LPAR
9 3 (1.61%) Open Source
9 3 (1.61%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.08%) iSeries
10 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 74 (39.78%) Windows
2 59 (31.72%) Linux
3 25 (13.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (11.83%) UNIX
5 19 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (8.06%) CentOS
6 15 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.69%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.69%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.69%) Fedora
7 5 (2.69%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.69%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.15%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.15%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.15%) Android
8 4 (2.15%) Solaris
9 3 (1.61%) Debian
9 3 (1.61%) zOS
10 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (40.86%) ITIL
2 52 (27.96%) Change Management
3 44 (23.66%) Problem Management
4 42 (22.58%) Service Management
5 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.90%) Release Management
7 19 (10.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (10.22%) Mentoring
8 18 (9.68%) Change Control
8 18 (9.68%) CRM
8 18 (9.68%) ITSM
9 17 (9.14%) PRINCE2
10 13 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (6.45%) Asset Management
11 12 (6.45%) ITIL V3
12 11 (5.91%) Software Deployment
12 11 (5.91%) Coaching
12 11 (5.91%) Process Management
12 11 (5.91%) Time Management
13 10 (5.38%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.41%) SQL
2 30 (16.13%) Java
3 25 (13.44%) Python
4 21 (11.29%) C
4 21 (11.29%) C++
5 14 (7.53%) C#
6 10 (5.38%) Perl
6 10 (5.38%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.84%) PHP
8 8 (4.30%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.23%) Ruby
10 5 (2.69%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.15%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.15%) Lua
12 3 (1.61%) PHP5
12 3 (1.61%) Groovy
13 2 (1.08%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 35 (18.82%) Degree
2 28 (15.05%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.53%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.53%) MCP
4 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.30%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.76%) MCSE
7 6 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.69%) MCTS
8 5 (2.69%) HND
8 5 (2.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.15%) MCITP
9 4 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.61%) PhD
11 2 (1.08%) CCDA
12 1 (0.54%) ISEB
12 1 (0.54%) HNC
12 1 (0.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (22.04%) SLA
2 11 (5.91%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (26.88%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.53%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.84%) Terminal Services
5 6 (3.23%) Samba
6 5 (2.69%) XenApp
7 4 (2.15%) vSphere
7 4 (2.15%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.15%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.15%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.15%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.15%) NFS
7 4 (2.15%) Docker
8 3 (1.61%) XenServer
9 2 (1.08%) Firmware
9 2 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.54%) Xen
10 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (10.75%) Puppet
2 13 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.69%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.15%) SCOM
4 4 (2.15%) HP SIM
4 4 (2.15%) OpenView
4 4 (2.15%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.61%) OMEGAMON
5 3 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.08%) Nagios
7 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 54 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 42 (22.58%) VMware
3 24 (12.90%) Oracle
4 21 (11.29%) Cisco
5 20 (10.75%) Red Hat
6 15 (8.06%) Citrix
7 14 (7.53%) HP
8 11 (5.91%) Dell
9 9 (4.84%) IBM
10 7 (3.76%) LANDesk
11 5 (2.69%) McAfee
11 5 (2.69%) Juniper
11 5 (2.69%) NetApp
12 4 (2.15%) Symantec
12 4 (2.15%) Remedy
12 4 (2.15%) Sage
12 4 (2.15%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.15%) F5
13 3 (1.61%) Akamai
13 3 (1.61%) webMethods
Devon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago