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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 99 89 160
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +71
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 162 195 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.02% 3.30% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 3.84% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 116 108 48
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £71,500 £63,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
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
4656 5079 5146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.80% 85.91% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3902 4282 4202
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 23 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 23 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
Bristol +3 44 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Gloucestershire +9 37 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Somerset +16 33 £41,500 +12.16% 2
Wiltshire +7 26 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Devon -5 14 £23,250 -5.10%
Dorset -19 10 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Cornwall -4 5 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 123 (44.24%) Linux
2 94 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (32.37%) SQL
4 84 (30.22%) DevOps
5 82 (29.50%) ITIL
6 81 (29.14%) Puppet
7 75 (26.98%) Java
8 69 (24.82%) Python
9 67 (24.10%) Security Cleared
10 66 (23.74%) Microsoft
11 63 (22.66%) Opscode Chef
12 57 (20.50%) Unix
13 54 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (18.71%) Windows
15 50 (17.99%) Perl
15 50 (17.99%) Oracle
16 45 (16.19%) Jenkins
17 43 (15.47%) Service Management
17 43 (15.47%) Bash Shell
18 42 (15.11%) Ansible
19 41 (14.75%) Finance
19 41 (14.75%) C
20 37 (13.31%) Firewall
20 37 (13.31%) DV Cleared
21 35 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
21 35 (12.59%) TDD
21 35 (12.59%) Degree
21 35 (12.59%) Telecoms
21 35 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (12.23%) JavaScript

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 (11.15%) JBoss
2 22 (7.91%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (5.40%) OpenStack
4 13 (4.68%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.68%) WebLogic
5 12 (4.32%) CloudStack
5 12 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (4.32%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (3.96%) IIS
7 10 (3.60%) MS Exchange
8 9 (3.24%) MS Project Server
9 8 (2.88%) Apache
9 8 (2.88%) CMS
9 8 (2.88%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.52%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.80%) Umbraco
12 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.96%) MS Project
3 10 (3.60%) MS Office
4 7 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.80%) Simulink
7 1 (0.36%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Maximo
2 3 (1.08%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.36%) Primavera
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.08%) IaaS
5 2 (0.72%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.31%) Firewall
2 18 (6.47%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.40%) Internet
4 12 (4.32%) VPN
5 11 (3.96%) DNS
5 11 (3.96%) Network Security
6 10 (3.60%) LAN
6 10 (3.60%) NAS
6 10 (3.60%) NetScaler
6 10 (3.60%) SAN
7 9 (3.24%) WAN
8 8 (2.88%) DHCP
8 8 (2.88%) Extranet
8 8 (2.88%) Intranet
9 6 (2.16%) HTTP
10 5 (1.80%) IPsec
11 4 (1.44%) FTP
11 4 (1.44%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.44%) LDAP
12 3 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.63%) MySQL
1 24 (8.63%) NoSQL
2 22 (7.91%) Hadoop
3 21 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.68%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.60%) Couchbase
6 9 (3.24%) Apache Accumulo
6 9 (3.24%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.88%) Big Data
8 6 (2.16%) MS Access
8 6 (2.16%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (16.19%) Jenkins
2 34 (12.23%) Git (software)
3 29 (10.43%) JIRA
4 24 (8.63%) Selenium
5 22 (7.91%) Cucumber
6 20 (7.19%) TeamCity
7 18 (6.47%) JUnit
8 16 (5.76%) Subversion
9 11 (3.96%) Visual Studio
10 10 (3.60%) Maven
10 10 (3.60%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (2.16%) FinalBuilder
11 6 (2.16%) Rational Rhapsody
11 6 (2.16%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (1.80%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.80%) WiX
13 4 (1.44%) Hudson
14 3 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (14.75%) Finance
2 35 (12.59%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.24%) Legal
4 8 (2.88%) Marketing
5 7 (2.52%) Electronics
6 4 (1.44%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.08%) Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Retail
8 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Avionics
9 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 66 (23.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (14.75%) Developer
3 24 (8.63%) Software Engineer
4 23 (8.27%) Analyst
5 21 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
6 20 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (5.04%) Java Developer
8 13 (4.68%) Team Leader
8 13 (4.68%) Test Engineer
9 12 (4.32%) Release Management Team Leader
10 11 (3.96%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 11 (3.96%) Senior DevOps
10 11 (3.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.24%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (3.24%) Test Leader
12 8 (2.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 8 (2.88%) Middleware Engineer
12 8 (2.88%) Network Engineer
12 8 (2.88%) Windows Engineer
13 7 (2.52%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.15%) HTML
2 29 (10.43%) .NET
3 27 (9.71%) CSS
4 25 (8.99%) XML
5 23 (8.27%) LAMP
5 23 (8.27%) Web Services
6 20 (7.19%) jQuery
7 19 (6.83%) REST
8 16 (5.76%) Hibernate
9 15 (5.40%) EJB
10 14 (5.04%) AngularJS
11 13 (4.68%) Java EE
11 13 (4.68%) JSF
11 13 (4.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (3.96%) ASP.NET
13 9 (3.24%) Middleware
14 6 (2.16%) ELK Stack
14 6 (2.16%) Kafka
14 6 (2.16%) MFC
15 5 (1.80%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.99%) Digital Media
3 17 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.88%) CMDB
6 8 (2.88%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.16%) Chemistry
7 6 (2.16%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.80%) User Experience
9 4 (1.44%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.08%) iPad
10 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.08%) SCADA
10 3 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 123 (44.24%) Linux
2 57 (20.50%) Unix
3 52 (18.71%) Windows
4 23 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (7.91%) Windows Server
6 18 (6.47%) FreeBSD
7 13 (4.68%) CentOS
8 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.44%) FreeNAS
11 4 (1.44%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (1.08%) Solaris
12 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.72%) Debian
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (30.22%) DevOps
3 82 (29.50%) ITIL
4 54 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (15.47%) Service Management
6 35 (12.59%) TDD
7 32 (11.51%) Scrum
7 32 (11.51%) Software Engineering
8 22 (7.91%) Software Testing
9 21 (7.55%) SDLC
10 19 (6.83%) Open Source
10 19 (6.83%) Time Management
11 18 (6.47%) Project Management
11 18 (6.47%) SOA
12 17 (6.12%) E-Commerce
12 17 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (6.12%) Software Delivery
13 15 (5.40%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (5.40%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (5.40%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (32.37%) SQL
2 75 (26.98%) Java
3 69 (24.82%) Python
4 50 (17.99%) Perl
5 43 (15.47%) Bash Shell
6 41 (14.75%) C
7 34 (12.23%) JavaScript
8 33 (11.87%) C++
9 29 (10.43%) C#
10 22 (7.91%) Ruby
11 19 (6.83%) PowerShell
12 17 (6.12%) Groovy
13 14 (5.04%) Shell Script
14 12 (4.32%) PHP
15 8 (2.88%) VB
15 8 (2.88%) VC++
16 6 (2.16%) VB6
17 5 (1.80%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.80%) Objective-C
18 3 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 67 (24.10%) Security Cleared
2 37 (13.31%) DV Cleared
3 35 (12.59%) Degree
4 18 (6.47%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.52%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.16%) ISEB
6 6 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.44%) BC Cleared
8 4 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.08%) HND
9 3 (1.08%) VCP4
9 3 (1.08%) VCP5
10 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.36%) CCNP
11 1 (0.36%) MCSA
11 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.04%) SLA
2 11 (3.96%) QA
3 5 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.44%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.36%) PMBOK
System Software
1 23 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.83%) Docker
3 15 (5.40%) vSphere
4 13 (4.68%) Active Directory
5 12 (4.32%) Xen
5 12 (4.32%) XenServer
6 7 (2.52%) Firmware
7 6 (2.16%) Apache Flume
8 5 (1.80%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.80%) Samba
9 4 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.44%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.08%) UAG
10 3 (1.08%) vCloud
11 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 81 (29.14%) Puppet
2 63 (22.66%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (15.11%) Ansible
4 14 (5.04%) Terraform
5 12 (4.32%) Cobbler
5 12 (4.32%) Salt
5 12 (4.32%) Tivoli
6 9 (3.24%) Nagios
7 6 (2.16%) FortiGate
7 6 (2.16%) Kibana
7 6 (2.16%) logstash
8 5 (1.80%) SCCM
8 5 (1.80%) SCOM
9 4 (1.44%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.72%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (23.74%) Microsoft
2 50 (17.99%) Oracle
3 32 (11.51%) Red Hat
4 31 (11.15%) HP
5 28 (10.07%) VMware
6 21 (7.55%) Cisco
7 20 (7.19%) Remedy
8 14 (5.04%) Palo Alto
9 13 (4.68%) Dell
10 12 (4.32%) EnterpriseDB
11 9 (3.24%) EMC
12 8 (2.88%) IBM
12 8 (2.88%) Nintex
13 6 (2.16%) Hortonworks
13 6 (2.16%) Intel
13 6 (2.16%) Juniper
13 6 (2.16%) NetApp
14 5 (1.80%) New Relic
14 5 (1.80%) SaltStack
14 5 (1.80%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: £Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CSC
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + home working, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: Shares
Posted: 17 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
aap3
Salary: £45 - £55 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago