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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 139 153 133
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 100 71 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 1.32% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.61% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82 52 75
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £44,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Wiltshire +8 30 £41,000 +26.15% 2
Bristol +8 29 £57,500 +64.28% 8
Gloucestershire +7 23 £31,500 -3.81% 5
Devon +6 8 £29,500 -2.47%
Somerset +1 3 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Dorset -32 3 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 98 (47.57%) Windows
2 70 (33.98%) ITIL
3 65 (31.55%) Microsoft
4 60 (29.13%) Linux
5 53 (25.73%) VMware
6 51 (24.76%) Change Management
6 51 (24.76%) SQL
7 48 (23.30%) Active Directory
7 48 (23.30%) Degree
8 47 (22.82%) Java
8 47 (22.82%) Firewall
9 42 (20.39%) SQL Server
10 38 (18.45%) Release Management
11 37 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (17.96%) Finance
12 35 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (16.99%) Python
12 35 (16.99%) SLA
13 31 (15.05%) IIS
13 31 (15.05%) MS Office
14 30 (14.56%) Puppet
15 28 (13.59%) Management Information System
16 27 (13.11%) Service Management
16 27 (13.11%) MS Excel
16 27 (13.11%) Change Control
16 27 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 26 (12.62%) Security Cleared
17 26 (12.62%) Problem Management
17 26 (12.62%) Bash Shell
18 25 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (15.05%) IIS
2 22 (10.68%) SharePoint
3 19 (9.22%) MS Exchange
4 13 (6.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (6.31%) Apache
5 9 (4.37%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.94%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.46%) JBoss
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.97%) CMS
10 1 (0.49%) nginx
10 1 (0.49%) Node.js
10 1 (0.49%) Mule
10 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (15.05%) MS Office
2 27 (13.11%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (6.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) SaaS
1 4 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.94%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.97%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.82%) Firewall
2 25 (12.14%) LAN
2 25 (12.14%) VPN
3 23 (11.17%) DNS
4 20 (9.71%) TCP/IP
4 20 (9.71%) DHCP
5 18 (8.74%) Internet
5 18 (8.74%) WAN
6 14 (6.80%) Wireshark
6 14 (6.80%) tcpdump
7 13 (6.31%) MPLS
7 13 (6.31%) Network Security
7 13 (6.31%) VLAN
8 11 (5.34%) ISDN
9 8 (3.88%) SSL
9 8 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (3.40%) IPsec
10 7 (3.40%) SAN
11 6 (2.91%) LDAP
11 6 (2.91%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.19%) MySQL
3 8 (3.88%) CouchDB
3 8 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.94%) Hazelcast
4 4 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.97%) TKPROF
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.97%) OLTP
6 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.31%) Subversion
3 12 (5.83%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (3.88%) Hudson
5 8 (3.88%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.43%) MSI
6 5 (2.43%) InstallShield
6 5 (2.43%) ClearQuest
7 3 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.97%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.49%) Ant
9 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 37 (17.96%) Finance
2 10 (4.85%) Retail
3 9 (4.37%) Back Office
4 7 (3.40%) Military
5 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.94%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.94%) Legal
6 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Electronics
7 3 (1.46%) Marketing
7 3 (1.46%) Billing
7 3 (1.46%) Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.97%) French Language
8 2 (0.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.97%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (16.99%) Analyst
2 28 (13.59%) Service Manager
2 28 (13.59%) Administrator
3 19 (9.22%) Software Engineer
4 16 (7.77%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (7.28%) Service Transition Manager
5 15 (7.28%) Transition Manager
6 13 (6.31%) Support Engineer
6 13 (6.31%) Service Desk Manager
7 12 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (5.34%) SQL DBA
8 11 (5.34%) DBA
9 10 (4.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (4.37%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.88%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.88%) Server Administrator
11 8 (3.88%) IT Administrator
12 7 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.40%) Test Analyst
12 7 (3.40%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.14%) XML
1 25 (12.14%) .NET
2 16 (7.77%) HTML
3 9 (4.37%) J2EE
4 7 (3.40%) Web Services
5 6 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (2.91%) Middleware
6 4 (1.94%) CSS
6 4 (1.94%) POSIX
6 4 (1.94%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.46%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.46%) Struts
7 3 (1.46%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.97%) DAO
8 2 (0.97%) JPA
8 2 (0.97%) Laravel
8 2 (0.97%) HTML5
8 2 (0.97%) XSD
8 2 (0.97%) XSLT
8 2 (0.97%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.59%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.80%) Blackberry
4 13 (6.31%) Clustering
4 13 (6.31%) Client/Server
5 12 (5.83%) CMDB
5 12 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 11 (5.34%) Replication
7 8 (3.88%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.91%) PKI
8 6 (2.91%) Open Source
8 6 (2.91%) LPAR
9 5 (2.43%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.94%) Statistics
10 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.94%) AS400
11 3 (1.46%) DTV
11 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 98 (47.57%) Windows
2 60 (29.13%) Linux
3 27 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (10.19%) UNIX
5 21 (10.19%) CentOS
6 19 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.85%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.88%) Android
8 8 (3.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (3.88%) Apple iOS
8 8 (3.88%) Mac OS X
9 7 (3.40%) Fedora
10 5 (2.43%) Debian
10 5 (2.43%) Solaris
11 3 (1.46%) zOS
11 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.46%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.98%) ITIL
2 51 (24.76%) Change Management
3 38 (18.45%) Release Management
4 35 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (13.11%) Service Management
5 27 (13.11%) Change Control
6 26 (12.62%) Problem Management
7 23 (11.17%) Software Engineering
8 20 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (9.22%) PRINCE2
9 19 (9.22%) Service Delivery
10 18 (8.74%) DevOps
11 17 (8.25%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (7.77%) Software Deployment
12 16 (7.77%) Network Management
12 16 (7.77%) CRM
13 15 (7.28%) Knowledge Management
14 14 (6.80%) Load Balancing
14 14 (6.80%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.76%) SQL
2 47 (22.82%) Java
3 35 (16.99%) Python
4 26 (12.62%) Bash Shell
5 25 (12.14%) C++
6 21 (10.19%) C
7 20 (9.71%) PHP
8 18 (8.74%) Perl
9 13 (6.31%) Ruby
10 9 (4.37%) C#
10 9 (4.37%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.88%) Lua
11 8 (3.88%) Objective-C
12 7 (3.40%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.40%) JavaScript
13 6 (2.91%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.94%) PHP5
14 4 (1.94%) Groovy
15 3 (1.46%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.97%) Korn
Qualifications
1 48 (23.30%) Degree
2 26 (12.62%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.28%) MCP
4 10 (4.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.88%) RHCSA
5 8 (3.88%) ISEB
5 8 (3.88%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.40%) CCNA
6 7 (3.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (3.40%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.43%) PhD
7 5 (2.43%) HND
8 2 (0.97%) MCSE
9 1 (0.49%) MBA
9 1 (0.49%) CCDA
9 1 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.99%) SLA
2 19 (9.22%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (23.30%) Active Directory
2 37 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.28%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.34%) Terminal Services
5 9 (4.37%) VMware ESX
5 9 (4.37%) ISA Server
5 9 (4.37%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.88%) XenServer
7 4 (1.94%) Docker
7 4 (1.94%) KVM
7 4 (1.94%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.94%) XenApp
7 4 (1.94%) Samba
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.97%) NFS
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.49%) vSphere
9 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (14.56%) Puppet
2 24 (11.65%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.34%) SCOM
4 9 (4.37%) HP SIM
5 8 (3.88%) OpenView
6 7 (3.40%) Salt
6 7 (3.40%) Ansible
7 6 (2.91%) Nagios
8 5 (2.43%) Zenoss
8 5 (2.43%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.46%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.46%) OMEGAMON
9 3 (1.46%) SCCM
10 2 (0.97%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.49%) Graphite
Vendors
1 65 (31.55%) Microsoft
2 53 (25.73%) VMware
3 25 (12.14%) Cisco
4 24 (11.65%) Red Hat
5 18 (8.74%) Oracle
6 15 (7.28%) HP
6 15 (7.28%) Citrix
7 13 (6.31%) Dell
8 9 (4.37%) IBM
9 5 (2.43%) McAfee
9 5 (2.43%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.43%) NetApp
10 4 (1.94%) F5
10 4 (1.94%) SAP
10 4 (1.94%) Symantec
11 3 (1.46%) Juniper
11 3 (1.46%) Sun
12 2 (0.97%) Brocade
12 2 (0.97%) Akamai
13 1 (0.49%) Websense
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum with added bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago