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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 140 94 158
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +64
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 118 171 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.08% 2.86% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.27% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 84 115 56
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
4965 5225 5180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.63% 87.42% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4157 4397 4261
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -1 34 £62,500 +48.80% 8
Gloucestershire -37 26 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Somerset +13 22 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Wiltshire -20 13 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Dorset +10 10 £37,500 -53.12%
Devon +8 9 £22,527 -
Cornwall -17 5 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 132 (49.44%) Linux
2 100 (37.45%) DevOps
3 97 (36.33%) Puppet
4 94 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (29.59%) ITIL
6 78 (29.21%) Python
7 73 (27.34%) Opscode Chef
8 68 (25.47%) SQL
9 60 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (21.72%) Java
11 57 (21.35%) Microsoft
12 53 (19.85%) Unix
12 53 (19.85%) Security Cleared
12 53 (19.85%) Jenkins
13 52 (19.48%) Bash Shell
14 49 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
15 48 (17.98%) Ansible
16 45 (16.85%) Perl
16 45 (16.85%) Oracle
17 44 (16.48%) Service Management
18 43 (16.10%) Windows
19 36 (13.48%) Finance
19 36 (13.48%) Scrum
19 36 (13.48%) Ruby
20 35 (13.11%) Telecoms
20 35 (13.11%) JavaScript
21 34 (12.73%) DV Cleared
22 33 (12.36%) C++
23 32 (11.99%) C
23 32 (11.99%) C#

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 29 (10.86%) JBoss
2 22 (8.24%) OpenStack
3 18 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (5.62%) CloudStack
5 13 (4.87%) WebSphere
6 11 (4.12%) IIS
6 11 (4.12%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (3.37%) Apache
8 8 (3.00%) CMS
8 8 (3.00%) MS Project Server
8 8 (3.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.87%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.50%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.75%) Confluence
11 2 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.37%) MS Project
3 8 (3.00%) MS Office
4 7 (2.62%) Simulink
5 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.37%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (3.00%) Maximo
2 3 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.37%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.87%) IaaS
5 4 (1.50%) PaaS
6 3 (1.12%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.12%) SaaS
7 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.61%) Firewall
2 17 (6.37%) Internet
3 14 (5.24%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.49%) NetScaler
5 7 (2.62%) DNS
5 7 (2.62%) Extranet
5 7 (2.62%) Intranet
6 6 (2.25%) HTTP
7 4 (1.50%) NAS
7 4 (1.50%) Network Security
7 4 (1.50%) VPN
8 3 (1.12%) DHCP
8 3 (1.12%) IPv6
8 3 (1.12%) LAN
8 3 (1.12%) SAN
8 3 (1.12%) SMTP
9 2 (0.75%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.75%) SNMP
9 2 (0.75%) WAN
9 2 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.61%) NoSQL
2 21 (7.87%) MySQL
3 20 (7.49%) Hadoop
3 20 (7.49%) SQL Server
4 14 (5.24%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.49%) Couchbase
6 6 (2.25%) Apache Accumulo
7 5 (1.87%) MS Access
7 5 (1.87%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.12%) Big Data
8 3 (1.12%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.12%) Redis
8 3 (1.12%) Riak
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (19.85%) Jenkins
2 32 (11.99%) Git (software)
3 23 (8.61%) JIRA
4 21 (7.87%) TeamCity
5 20 (7.49%) Selenium
6 17 (6.37%) Cucumber
7 15 (5.62%) JUnit
8 14 (5.24%) Subversion
9 11 (4.12%) Maven
10 10 (3.75%) Visual Studio
11 9 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (3.37%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (3.00%) WiX
13 6 (2.25%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.87%) Ant
14 5 (1.87%) FinalBuilder
14 5 (1.87%) Travis CI
14 5 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (1.50%) LoadRunner
15 4 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (13.48%) Finance
2 35 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.49%) Electronics
4 9 (3.37%) Legal
5 6 (2.25%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.25%) Marketing
6 5 (1.87%) Retail
7 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.75%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Avionics
9 1 (0.37%) Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 75 (28.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (13.48%) Developer
3 28 (10.49%) Software Engineer
4 27 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
5 24 (8.99%) Analyst
6 21 (7.87%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (6.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 14 (5.24%) Team Leader
9 12 (4.49%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.49%) Release Management Team Leader
10 8 (3.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
10 8 (3.00%) Senior DevOps
10 8 (3.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.00%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (2.62%) Facilities Manager
11 7 (2.62%) Java Engineer
12 6 (2.25%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (2.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 6 (2.25%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.99%) .NET
2 27 (10.11%) HTML
3 25 (9.36%) CSS
3 25 (9.36%) Web Services
4 23 (8.61%) XML
5 18 (6.74%) jQuery
5 18 (6.74%) LAMP
6 17 (6.37%) REST
7 16 (5.99%) Hibernate
8 15 (5.62%) EJB
9 14 (5.24%) AngularJS
9 14 (5.24%) ASP.NET
9 14 (5.24%) JSF
10 11 (4.12%) Java EE
10 11 (4.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.25%) WAMP
12 5 (1.87%) Gherkin
12 5 (1.87%) MFC
13 4 (1.50%) J2EE
14 3 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (9.36%) Digital Media
2 15 (5.62%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.00%) CMDB
6 7 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.87%) User Experience
9 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.12%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.12%) iPad
10 3 (1.12%) Physics
11 2 (0.75%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.75%) Wiki
12 1 (0.37%) Life Science
12 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 132 (49.44%) Linux
2 53 (19.85%) Unix
3 43 (16.10%) Windows
4 20 (7.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (6.74%) FreeBSD
6 16 (5.99%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.25%) CentOS
7 6 (2.25%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.87%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.50%) Debian
10 2 (0.75%) FreeNAS
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (37.45%) DevOps
2 94 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (29.59%) ITIL
4 60 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (16.48%) Service Management
6 36 (13.48%) Scrum
7 31 (11.61%) Software Engineering
8 26 (9.74%) TDD
9 22 (8.24%) Project Management
9 22 (8.24%) Software Delivery
10 21 (7.87%) Software Testing
11 20 (7.49%) SDLC
12 18 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (6.74%) E-Commerce
12 18 (6.74%) Open Source
13 16 (5.99%) Build Automation
13 16 (5.99%) Release Management
13 16 (5.99%) Time Management
13 16 (5.99%) Waterfall
14 15 (5.62%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 78 (29.21%) Python
2 68 (25.47%) SQL
3 58 (21.72%) Java
4 52 (19.48%) Bash Shell
5 45 (16.85%) Perl
6 36 (13.48%) Ruby
7 35 (13.11%) JavaScript
8 33 (12.36%) C++
9 32 (11.99%) C
9 32 (11.99%) C#
10 22 (8.24%) Shell Script
11 17 (6.37%) PowerShell
12 13 (4.87%) Groovy
13 7 (2.62%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.87%) VB
14 5 (1.87%) VB6
14 5 (1.87%) VC++
15 3 (1.12%) Clojure
15 3 (1.12%) Go
15 3 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (19.85%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.73%) DV Cleared
3 29 (10.86%) Degree
4 9 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (2.25%) BC Cleared
6 6 (2.25%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.50%) ISEB
8 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.37%) APMP
10 1 (0.37%) CCNP
10 1 (0.37%) MAPM
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.62%) SLA
2 7 (2.62%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.62%) QA
3 6 (2.25%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
System Software
1 31 (11.61%) Docker
2 19 (7.12%) Xen
3 17 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.37%) XenServer
4 15 (5.62%) vSphere
5 9 (3.37%) Active Directory
6 6 (2.25%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.50%) KVM
8 3 (1.12%) Dovecot
8 3 (1.12%) Firmware
8 3 (1.12%) Postfix
9 2 (0.75%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.75%) Corosync
10 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.37%) Samba
10 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 97 (36.33%) Puppet
2 73 (27.34%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (17.98%) Ansible
4 17 (6.37%) Cobbler
4 17 (6.37%) Tivoli
5 13 (4.87%) Terraform
6 11 (4.12%) Salt
7 9 (3.37%) Nagios
8 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.12%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.12%) Ganeti
9 3 (1.12%) Marathon
9 3 (1.12%) Mesos
9 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.75%) Cacti
10 2 (0.75%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.75%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.75%) SCCM
10 2 (0.75%) SCOM
10 2 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.85%) Oracle
3 29 (10.86%) Red Hat
4 20 (7.49%) Remedy
5 18 (6.74%) HP
5 18 (6.74%) VMware
6 15 (5.62%) EnterpriseDB
7 14 (5.24%) Palo Alto
8 11 (4.12%) Cisco
9 9 (3.37%) SaltStack
10 7 (2.62%) Nintex
11 6 (2.25%) PTC
12 5 (1.87%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.87%) New Relic
12 5 (1.87%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.50%) Dell
13 4 (1.50%) Google
13 4 (1.50%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.50%) Rally
14 3 (1.12%) Juniper
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Tangent International
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Tangent International
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday - private healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago