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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 107 82 143
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +61
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 147 204 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.84% 3.39% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.97% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 106 122 66
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.58% -
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
4516 5142 5288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.40% 85.37% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 4282 4300
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +7 43 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Bristol -7 40 £37,500 -11.76% 12
Somerset +16 27 £41,500 +12.16% 4
Wiltshire +14 21 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Devon -8 13 £28,500 +16.32%
Dorset -17 6 £50,000 +73.91% 1
Cornwall -1 4 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 119 (44.74%) Linux
2 94 (35.34%) SQL
3 88 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (30.83%) ITIL
5 76 (28.57%) Java
6 74 (27.82%) DevOps
7 72 (27.07%) Puppet
8 70 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 69 (25.94%) Python
10 65 (24.44%) Security Cleared
11 59 (22.18%) Windows
12 58 (21.80%) Unix
12 58 (21.80%) Oracle
13 56 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
14 49 (18.42%) Perl
15 45 (16.92%) Bash Shell
16 44 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (16.54%) Finance
16 44 (16.54%) Jenkins
17 42 (15.79%) Firewall
18 41 (15.41%) HP
19 40 (15.04%) Service Management
20 38 (14.29%) VMware
21 37 (13.91%) DV Cleared
22 36 (13.53%) Git (software)
22 36 (13.53%) C
23 35 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
24 34 (12.78%) Ansible
24 34 (12.78%) JavaScript
25 33 (12.41%) Red Hat

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (11.65%) JBoss
2 19 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.02%) OpenStack
4 14 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 14 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.89%) IIS
5 13 (4.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (4.89%) WebLogic
6 12 (4.51%) Apache
6 12 (4.51%) CloudStack
6 12 (4.51%) WebSphere
6 12 (4.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.14%) MQSeries
8 9 (3.38%) MS Project Server
9 8 (3.01%) CMS
9 8 (3.01%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (1.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.76%) MS Office
2 10 (3.76%) MS Project
3 7 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.13%) Simulink
6 1 (0.38%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Maximo
1 7 (2.63%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.13%) IaaS
4 2 (0.75%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.79%) Firewall
2 22 (8.27%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.39%) Internet
3 17 (6.39%) VPN
4 16 (6.02%) DNS
5 12 (4.51%) DHCP
5 12 (4.51%) LAN
6 11 (4.14%) NAS
6 11 (4.14%) Network Security
6 11 (4.14%) SAN
6 11 (4.14%) WAN
7 8 (3.01%) Extranet
7 8 (3.01%) Intranet
7 8 (3.01%) NetScaler
8 5 (1.88%) HTTP
8 5 (1.88%) IPsec
9 4 (1.50%) FTP
9 4 (1.50%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.50%) LDAP
10 3 (1.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.53%) MySQL
2 25 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 24 (9.02%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.27%) Hadoop
5 14 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.89%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.38%) Apache Accumulo
8 8 (3.01%) Big Data
8 8 (3.01%) Couchbase
9 7 (2.63%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.26%) MS Access
10 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
14 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (16.54%) Jenkins
2 36 (13.53%) Git (software)
3 29 (10.90%) JIRA
4 24 (9.02%) Selenium
5 22 (8.27%) Cucumber
6 20 (7.52%) TeamCity
7 17 (6.39%) JUnit
7 17 (6.39%) Subversion
8 12 (4.51%) Visual Studio
9 10 (3.76%) Maven
10 8 (3.01%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (2.26%) FinalBuilder
12 6 (2.26%) Rational Rhapsody
12 6 (2.26%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.88%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.88%) Hudson
13 5 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (1.13%) Ant
14 3 (1.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 44 (16.54%) Finance
2 24 (9.02%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.38%) Legal
3 9 (3.38%) Marketing
4 7 (2.63%) Banking
4 7 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.88%) Electronics
6 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.13%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.13%) Retail
8 2 (0.75%) Military
9 1 (0.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 56 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (13.91%) Developer
3 21 (7.89%) Analyst
4 20 (7.52%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (7.52%) Software Engineer
5 18 (6.77%) Test Engineer
6 16 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (4.89%) Test Leader
8 12 (4.51%) Middleware Engineer
8 12 (4.51%) Senior DevOps
8 12 (4.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (4.14%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.14%) Team Leader
10 10 (3.76%) Network Engineer
10 10 (3.76%) Release Management Team Leader
11 9 (3.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 9 (3.38%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (3.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.01%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.90%) HTML
2 28 (10.53%) XML
3 27 (10.15%) .NET
4 26 (9.77%) CSS
4 26 (9.77%) LAMP
5 20 (7.52%) jQuery
5 20 (7.52%) Web Services
6 16 (6.02%) Hibernate
7 15 (5.64%) EJB
8 14 (5.26%) REST
9 13 (4.89%) AngularJS
9 13 (4.89%) Java EE
9 13 (4.89%) JSF
9 13 (4.89%) Middleware
9 13 (4.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (3.01%) ASP.NET
11 6 (2.26%) ELK Stack
11 6 (2.26%) Kafka
11 6 (2.26%) MFC
12 5 (1.88%) beanstalkd
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 12 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.51%) Virtual Team
4 10 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.38%) CMDB
6 7 (2.63%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.26%) Chemistry
7 6 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.26%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.88%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.50%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.50%) SCADA
10 3 (1.13%) iPad
10 3 (1.13%) User Experience
11 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 119 (44.74%) Linux
2 59 (22.18%) Windows
3 58 (21.80%) Unix
4 25 (9.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (9.40%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (6.02%) CentOS
7 12 (4.51%) FreeBSD
7 12 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.63%) FreeNAS
8 7 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.88%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.50%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.13%) Solaris
12 2 (0.75%) Debian
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (30.83%) ITIL
3 74 (27.82%) DevOps
4 44 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (15.04%) Service Management
6 33 (12.41%) Scrum
7 30 (11.28%) TDD
8 28 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 26 (9.77%) Software Testing
10 21 (7.89%) SDLC
10 21 (7.89%) SOA
11 19 (7.14%) Functional Testing
11 19 (7.14%) Test Scripting
12 18 (6.77%) Time Management
13 16 (6.02%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (6.02%) Requirements Analysis
13 16 (6.02%) Software Delivery
14 15 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (5.64%) E-Commerce
14 15 (5.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (35.34%) SQL
2 76 (28.57%) Java
3 69 (25.94%) Python
4 49 (18.42%) Perl
5 45 (16.92%) Bash Shell
6 36 (13.53%) C
7 34 (12.78%) JavaScript
8 30 (11.28%) C++
9 26 (9.77%) C#
10 23 (8.65%) Ruby
11 20 (7.52%) PowerShell
12 14 (5.26%) Shell Script
13 13 (4.89%) PHP
14 12 (4.51%) Groovy
15 8 (3.01%) VB
15 8 (3.01%) VC++
16 6 (2.26%) VB6
17 5 (1.88%) Objective-C
18 3 (1.13%) Go
18 3 (1.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 65 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 37 (13.91%) DV Cleared
3 31 (11.65%) Degree
4 20 (7.52%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.76%) ISEB
6 9 (3.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.63%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.50%) VCP4
10 4 (1.50%) VCP5
11 3 (1.13%) HND
11 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.75%) MCITP
12 2 (0.75%) MCSA
13 1 (0.38%) APMP
13 1 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.02%) SLA
2 13 (4.89%) QA
3 5 (1.88%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.75%) DO-178B
System Software
1 30 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.39%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.02%) vSphere
4 15 (5.64%) Docker
5 12 (4.51%) Xen
5 12 (4.51%) XenServer
6 7 (2.63%) Firmware
7 6 (2.26%) Apache Flume
8 5 (1.88%) Samba
8 5 (1.88%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (1.50%) UAG
9 4 (1.50%) vCloud
9 4 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.38%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 72 (27.07%) Puppet
2 56 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (12.78%) Ansible
4 14 (5.26%) Terraform
5 12 (4.51%) Cobbler
5 12 (4.51%) Salt
5 12 (4.51%) Tivoli
6 10 (3.76%) Nagios
7 6 (2.26%) FortiGate
7 6 (2.26%) Kibana
7 6 (2.26%) logstash
7 6 (2.26%) SCCM
7 6 (2.26%) SCOM
8 5 (1.88%) CFEngine
9 4 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.13%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 70 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 58 (21.80%) Oracle
3 41 (15.41%) HP
4 38 (14.29%) VMware
5 33 (12.41%) Red Hat
6 28 (10.53%) Cisco
7 18 (6.77%) Remedy
8 17 (6.39%) Dell
9 15 (5.64%) Palo Alto
10 12 (4.51%) EnterpriseDB
10 12 (4.51%) IBM
11 10 (3.76%) EMC
12 9 (3.38%) Juniper
13 8 (3.01%) Nintex
14 7 (2.63%) Apple
14 7 (2.63%) Green Hat
14 7 (2.63%) NetApp
14 7 (2.63%) webMethods
15 6 (2.26%) Hortonworks
15 6 (2.26%) Intel
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens (possibly higher)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: Shares
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 4 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Salisbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + pension, holiday, flexible working
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £56,104 to £68,484 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago