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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 143 170 108
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -62
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 87 45 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.41% 0.89% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.09% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64 37 100
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
5011 4129 4257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.43% 81.62% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4109 3544 3724
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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
Bristol +1 25 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Wiltshire +6 23 £39,000 -2.50%
Gloucestershire - 19 £36,000 -
Somerset -9 10 £47,750 -15.11% 2
Dorset +1 8 £56,250 +32.35% 2
Devon -25 1 - - 2
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 68 (37.78%) Windows
2 62 (34.44%) ITIL
3 60 (33.33%) SQL
4 57 (31.67%) Linux
5 50 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 41 (22.78%) Change Management
7 39 (21.67%) Active Directory
8 38 (21.11%) Service Management
8 38 (21.11%) Problem Management
9 35 (19.44%) VMware
9 35 (19.44%) SLA
10 32 (17.78%) MS Excel
10 32 (17.78%) Security Cleared
11 30 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 29 (16.11%) Software Engineering
13 27 (15.00%) Management Information System
14 26 (14.44%) Subversion
14 26 (14.44%) Oracle
14 26 (14.44%) Java
14 26 (14.44%) Python
14 26 (14.44%) Degree
15 24 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (12.22%) Firewall
16 22 (12.22%) MS Exchange
16 22 (12.22%) VPN
17 20 (11.11%) XML
17 20 (11.11%) HTML
17 20 (11.11%) C
17 20 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 22 (12.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.67%) IIS
2 12 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.00%) Apache
4 9 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (3.89%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.67%) Mule
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.67%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.11%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.56%) CMS
10 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle Cash Management
2 6 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.67%) SaaS
1 3 (1.67%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.22%) VPN
1 22 (12.22%) Firewall
2 14 (7.78%) SSL
3 13 (7.22%) DNS
4 11 (6.11%) Network Security
5 9 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.44%) LDAP
6 8 (4.44%) DHCP
7 7 (3.89%) SAN
7 7 (3.89%) MPLS
8 6 (3.33%) Internet
8 6 (3.33%) VLAN
8 6 (3.33%) iSCSI
8 6 (3.33%) ISDN
8 6 (3.33%) LAN
8 6 (3.33%) WAN
8 6 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (2.78%) tcpdump
9 5 (2.78%) Wireshark
10 4 (2.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 9 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.44%) MySQL
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.67%) Hazelcast
5 3 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) MS Access
7 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 26 (14.44%) Subversion
2 7 (3.89%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.22%) Ant
3 4 (2.22%) Hudson
3 4 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.67%) Selenium
4 3 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.67%) NUnit
5 2 (1.11%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.11%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 16 (8.89%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) Military
3 13 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.00%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.22%) Legal
5 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.22%) Advertising
6 2 (1.11%) Law
6 2 (1.11%) Electronics
6 2 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (13.89%) Software Engineer
2 19 (10.56%) Administrator
3 16 (8.89%) Analyst
4 11 (6.11%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (6.11%) DBA
4 11 (6.11%) Service Manager
4 11 (6.11%) SQL DBA
5 8 (4.44%) Technical Manager
5 8 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (4.44%) Support Specialist
6 7 (3.89%) Support Engineer
6 7 (3.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (3.89%) Head of Service Management
7 6 (3.33%) IT Support
7 6 (3.33%) Build and Release Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) Release Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 6 (3.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.11%) HTML
1 20 (11.11%) XML
2 14 (7.78%) Hibernate
3 7 (3.89%) Swing
4 6 (3.33%) .NET
4 6 (3.33%) J2EE
4 6 (3.33%) LAMP
5 5 (2.78%) JSF
5 5 (2.78%) jQuery
5 5 (2.78%) CSS
5 5 (2.78%) Web Services
6 4 (2.22%) EJB
6 4 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (2.22%) Spring
7 3 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.67%) Middleware
7 3 (1.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.11%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 20 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.11%) PKI
4 10 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 9 (5.00%) Open Source
6 6 (3.33%) CMDB
7 4 (2.22%) Clustering
7 4 (2.22%) AS400
7 4 (2.22%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.67%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.67%) User Experience
8 3 (1.67%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.67%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.67%) Replication
9 2 (1.11%) SCADA
9 2 (1.11%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.11%) iSeries
9 2 (1.11%) LPAR
9 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.78%) Windows
2 57 (31.67%) Linux
3 20 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (10.56%) UNIX
5 13 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.67%) CentOS
7 10 (5.56%) Solaris
8 8 (4.44%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.89%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.33%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.78%) Fedora
11 5 (2.78%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.78%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.78%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.67%) zOS
12 3 (1.67%) Debian
13 2 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.44%) ITIL
2 41 (22.78%) Change Management
3 38 (21.11%) Service Management
3 38 (21.11%) Problem Management
4 29 (16.11%) Software Engineering
5 19 (10.56%) Release Management
5 19 (10.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.78%) ITSM
7 14 (7.78%) CRM
7 14 (7.78%) Change Control
7 14 (7.78%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.22%) PRINCE2
9 12 (6.67%) Asset Management
10 11 (6.11%) Information Security
10 11 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (6.11%) ITIL V3
11 10 (5.56%) DevOps
11 10 (5.56%) Process Management
11 10 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (33.33%) SQL
2 26 (14.44%) Python
2 26 (14.44%) Java
3 20 (11.11%) C
4 17 (9.44%) C#
4 17 (9.44%) C++
5 11 (6.11%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.89%) Ruby
6 7 (3.89%) PHP
7 6 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.33%) Perl
8 5 (2.78%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.67%) PHP5
10 3 (1.67%) Groovy
11 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.11%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.11%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.11%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 32 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.44%) Degree
3 15 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.11%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.11%) MCP
5 10 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.89%) MCSE
7 6 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.78%) MCTS
9 4 (2.22%) MCITP
10 3 (1.67%) HND
10 3 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.11%) CCDA
12 1 (0.56%) ISEB
12 1 (0.56%) HNC
12 1 (0.56%) PhD
12 1 (0.56%) CCIE
12 1 (0.56%) CCNA
12 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.44%) SLA
2 7 (3.89%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (21.67%) Active Directory
2 24 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.11%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.44%) Samba
5 6 (3.33%) NFS
5 6 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 6 (3.33%) GPFS
6 5 (2.78%) Xen
7 4 (2.22%) Firmware
7 4 (2.22%) XenApp
7 4 (2.22%) vSphere
7 4 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) Docker
8 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (9.44%) Puppet
2 10 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.22%) Bcfg2
5 3 (1.67%) OMEGAMON
5 3 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.11%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.11%) Nagios
7 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 50 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 35 (19.44%) VMware
3 26 (14.44%) Oracle
4 17 (9.44%) Red Hat
5 14 (7.78%) Cisco
6 10 (5.56%) Citrix
7 9 (5.00%) IBM
7 9 (5.00%) HP
8 7 (3.89%) LANDesk
9 5 (2.78%) Dell
9 5 (2.78%) Juniper
10 4 (2.22%) Sage
10 4 (2.22%) JBoss
10 4 (2.22%) Remedy
11 3 (1.67%) McAfee
11 3 (1.67%) Akamai
11 3 (1.67%) Siebel
11 3 (1.67%) webMethods
11 3 (1.67%) NetApp
12 2 (1.11%) Symantec
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