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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 106 92 147
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +55
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 143 179 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.68% 3.06% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.59% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 102 118 65
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 £33,300 £26,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
4640 4988 5075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.96% 85.37% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3891 4161 4223
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 May 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 May 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 +16 53 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Bristol -23 38 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Somerset +7 28 £42,000 +13.51% 3
Wiltshire -3 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Dorset +13 10 £50,000 +100.00%
Devon -14 5 £30,750 +25.51% 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 109 (45.23%) Linux
2 89 (36.93%) SQL
3 81 (33.61%) Java
4 78 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (26.97%) ITIL
5 65 (26.97%) DevOps
6 64 (26.56%) Python
7 62 (25.73%) Microsoft
8 61 (25.31%) Security Cleared
9 60 (24.90%) Windows
10 59 (24.48%) Oracle
11 57 (23.65%) Puppet
12 54 (22.41%) Unix
13 47 (19.50%) Finance
14 45 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
15 42 (17.43%) Firewall
15 42 (17.43%) Perl
15 42 (17.43%) HP
16 41 (17.01%) Bash Shell
17 39 (16.18%) VMware
18 36 (14.94%) Jenkins
19 35 (14.52%) DV Cleared
19 35 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (14.11%) C
21 33 (13.69%) C++
21 33 (13.69%) JBoss
21 33 (13.69%) Scrum
21 33 (13.69%) Software Engineering
21 33 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (13.28%) Git (software)

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 33 (13.69%) JBoss
2 17 (7.05%) WebLogic
3 16 (6.64%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.64%) OpenStack
4 15 (6.22%) IIS
5 14 (5.81%) MQSeries
6 13 (5.39%) Apache
6 13 (5.39%) SharePoint
7 12 (4.98%) CloudStack
7 12 (4.98%) MS Exchange
7 12 (4.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (4.98%) WebSphere
7 12 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (3.32%) MS Project Server
9 7 (2.90%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.66%) CMS
10 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (8.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.73%) MS Project
3 8 (3.32%) MS Office
4 7 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.41%) HipChat
6 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (4.15%) Temenos T24
2 5 (2.07%) Maximo
2 5 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.24%) IaaS
4 3 (1.24%) PaaS
5 2 (0.83%) Heroku
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.43%) Firewall
2 19 (7.88%) TCP/IP
3 18 (7.47%) VPN
4 16 (6.64%) DNS
5 14 (5.81%) Internet
6 12 (4.98%) LAN
6 12 (4.98%) WAN
7 11 (4.56%) DHCP
7 11 (4.56%) SAN
8 10 (4.15%) Network Security
9 8 (3.32%) NAS
10 7 (2.90%) Extranet
10 7 (2.90%) Intranet
11 5 (2.07%) HTTP
11 5 (2.07%) IPsec
11 5 (2.07%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.66%) FTP
12 4 (1.66%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.66%) LDAP
13 3 (1.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.03%) MySQL
2 25 (10.37%) NoSQL
2 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
3 22 (9.13%) Hadoop
4 15 (6.22%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.32%) Apache Accumulo
7 7 (2.90%) Big Data
7 7 (2.90%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.07%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.07%) MS Access
8 5 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.41%) OLTP
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (14.94%) Jenkins
2 32 (13.28%) Git (software)
3 24 (9.96%) JIRA
4 21 (8.71%) Selenium
5 20 (8.30%) Cucumber
6 19 (7.88%) JUnit
7 18 (7.47%) Subversion
8 17 (7.05%) TeamCity
9 11 (4.56%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.90%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.90%) Hudson
10 7 (2.90%) Maven
11 6 (2.49%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (2.49%) Rational Rhapsody
11 6 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (2.07%) FinalBuilder
13 3 (1.24%) Rational Functional Tester
13 3 (1.24%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.24%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (19.50%) Finance
2 19 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.56%) Marketing
4 10 (4.15%) Banking
5 9 (3.73%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.32%) Electronics
6 8 (3.32%) Legal
7 7 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.90%) Retail
8 3 (1.24%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.24%) Military
9 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) Avionics
10 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (18.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (13.69%) Developer
3 25 (10.37%) Software Engineer
4 24 (9.96%) Analyst
5 21 (8.71%) Test Engineer
6 17 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (5.81%) Middleware Engineer
7 14 (5.81%) Test Leader
8 11 (4.56%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.15%) Java Engineer
9 10 (4.15%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (4.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (4.15%) Network Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.32%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.32%) SharePoint Developer
11 8 (3.32%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.45%) XML
2 29 (12.03%) .NET
3 26 (10.79%) HTML
4 25 (10.37%) LAMP
5 22 (9.13%) CSS
6 21 (8.71%) jQuery
6 21 (8.71%) Web Services
7 18 (7.47%) Hibernate
8 16 (6.64%) EJB
8 16 (6.64%) Middleware
9 14 (5.81%) AngularJS
9 14 (5.81%) Java EE
9 14 (5.81%) JSF
9 14 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (4.98%) REST
11 6 (2.49%) ELK Stack
11 6 (2.49%) Kafka
12 5 (2.07%) beanstalkd
12 5 (2.07%) J2EE
12 5 (2.07%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.39%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.90%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.90%) EqualLogic
6 6 (2.49%) Chemistry
6 6 (2.49%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (2.49%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (2.49%) Wiki
7 5 (2.07%) CMDB
7 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.66%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.66%) SCADA
9 3 (1.24%) iPad
10 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.83%) Life Science
10 2 (0.83%) Physics
10 2 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 109 (45.23%) Linux
2 60 (24.90%) Windows
3 54 (22.41%) Unix
4 25 (10.37%) Windows Server
5 24 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (6.64%) CentOS
6 16 (6.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.32%) FreeBSD
9 7 (2.90%) FreeNAS
9 7 (2.90%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.66%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.24%) Solaris
12 2 (0.83%) Debian
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.97%) DevOps
2 65 (26.97%) ITIL
3 35 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (13.69%) Scrum
4 33 (13.69%) Software Engineering
5 30 (12.45%) Software Testing
6 26 (10.79%) SDLC
7 24 (9.96%) SOA
8 22 (9.13%) Functional Testing
8 22 (9.13%) Service Management
8 22 (9.13%) TDD
9 21 (8.71%) Test Scripting
10 18 (7.47%) Software Delivery
11 17 (7.05%) Data Management
11 17 (7.05%) Requirements Analysis
12 16 (6.64%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (6.22%) Data Protection
13 15 (6.22%) Time Management
13 15 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (36.93%) SQL
2 81 (33.61%) Java
3 64 (26.56%) Python
4 42 (17.43%) Perl
5 41 (17.01%) Bash Shell
6 34 (14.11%) C
7 33 (13.69%) C++
8 31 (12.86%) JavaScript
9 28 (11.62%) C#
10 21 (8.71%) Ruby
11 18 (7.47%) PowerShell
12 15 (6.22%) PHP
13 14 (5.81%) Shell Script
14 8 (3.32%) Groovy
15 7 (2.90%) VB
15 7 (2.90%) VC++
16 5 (2.07%) Objective-C
16 5 (2.07%) VB6
17 2 (0.83%) Go
17 2 (0.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 61 (25.31%) Security Cleared
2 35 (14.52%) DV Cleared
3 31 (12.86%) Degree
4 20 (8.30%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.39%) ISEB
6 11 (4.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (3.32%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.66%) VCP4
10 4 (1.66%) VCP5
11 3 (1.24%) HND
11 3 (1.24%) PhD
12 2 (0.83%) MCITP
12 2 (0.83%) MCSA
12 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.41%) CISSP
13 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.05%) QA
2 11 (4.56%) SLA
3 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) P3O
System Software
1 28 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.64%) vSphere
3 13 (5.39%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.98%) Xen
4 12 (4.98%) XenServer
5 9 (3.73%) Docker
6 6 (2.49%) Apache Flume
6 6 (2.49%) Firmware
7 5 (2.07%) Samba
8 4 (1.66%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.66%) UAG
8 4 (1.66%) vCloud
8 4 (1.66%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 57 (23.65%) Puppet
2 45 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (11.20%) Ansible
4 12 (4.98%) Cobbler
4 12 (4.98%) Salt
4 12 (4.98%) Terraform
4 12 (4.98%) Tivoli
5 9 (3.73%) CFEngine
5 9 (3.73%) Nagios
6 6 (2.49%) FortiGate
6 6 (2.49%) Kibana
6 6 (2.49%) logstash
7 5 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (2.07%) Zenoss
8 4 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.66%) SCCM
8 4 (1.66%) SCOM
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 62 (25.73%) Microsoft
2 59 (24.48%) Oracle
3 42 (17.43%) HP
4 39 (16.18%) VMware
5 32 (13.28%) Red Hat
6 28 (11.62%) Cisco
7 17 (7.05%) Dell
8 15 (6.22%) IBM
9 14 (5.81%) Remedy
10 12 (4.98%) EnterpriseDB
10 12 (4.98%) Juniper
10 12 (4.98%) Palo Alto
11 10 (4.15%) EMC
11 10 (4.15%) Green Hat
11 10 (4.15%) webMethods
12 7 (2.90%) Apple
12 7 (2.90%) NetApp
12 7 (2.90%) Nintex
13 6 (2.49%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.49%) Intel
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, South West
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, benefits etc.
Posted: 25 days ago