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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 91 153 183
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +30
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 184 77 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.08% 1.27% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 1.53% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 102 52 25
Average salary £41,250 £38,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,750 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average 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
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +13 48 £42,500 +41.66% 9
Gloucestershire +10 47 £41,000 +13.88% 6
Dorset +29 35 £80,000 +88.23% 2
Wiltshire +16 32 £32,500 -16.66% 13
Devon +2 11 £37,150 -
Cornwall +3 10 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Somerset -4 1 £45,000 -28.57% 4
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 180 (48.65%) Linux
2 139 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (34.32%) Oracle
4 118 (31.89%) Java
5 110 (29.73%) Python
6 107 (28.92%) DevOps
7 98 (26.49%) Windows
7 98 (26.49%) Puppet
8 94 (25.41%) VMware
9 93 (25.14%) ITIL
10 89 (24.05%) Perl
10 89 (24.05%) SQL
11 87 (23.51%) Middleware
12 86 (23.24%) Security Cleared
13 75 (20.27%) UNIX
14 68 (18.38%) Ruby
15 67 (18.11%) Software Engineering
16 66 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 65 (17.57%) Apache
17 65 (17.57%) Microsoft
18 64 (17.30%) Opscode Chef
19 62 (16.76%) HTML
19 62 (16.76%) Management Information System
19 62 (16.76%) Finance
20 59 (15.95%) C
20 59 (15.95%) XML
21 57 (15.41%) Git (software)
22 55 (14.86%) JavaScript
23 54 (14.59%) IBM
23 54 (14.59%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 65 (17.57%) Apache
2 33 (8.92%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (7.30%) Node.js
4 24 (6.49%) nginx
5 23 (6.22%) IIS
6 22 (5.95%) Tomcat
6 22 (5.95%) OpenStack
7 17 (4.59%) WebLogic
8 16 (4.32%) JBoss
9 10 (2.70%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.43%) ArcGIS
11 8 (2.16%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (1.35%) ArcSDE
12 5 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.08%) MQSeries
13 4 (1.08%) MS Exchange
13 4 (1.08%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.81%) Mule
14 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.89%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.27%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 32 (8.65%) Temenos T24
1 32 (8.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.14%) SaaS
3 17 (4.59%) PaaS
3 17 (4.59%) IaaS
4 3 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.27%) Route 53
5 1 (0.27%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.62%) LAN
2 41 (11.08%) WAN
3 26 (7.03%) Internet
4 17 (4.59%) TCP/IP
5 15 (4.05%) Firewall
6 12 (3.24%) LDAP
7 9 (2.43%) HTTP
7 9 (2.43%) DNS
8 8 (2.16%) Intranet
8 8 (2.16%) VPN
9 7 (1.89%) NAS
10 6 (1.62%) VLAN
11 5 (1.35%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.35%) SAN
12 4 (1.08%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.08%) FTP
12 4 (1.08%) IPsec
12 4 (1.08%) Network Security
13 3 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.59%) Relational Database
2 52 (14.05%) MySQL
3 39 (10.54%) OLTP
4 38 (10.27%) SQL Server
5 28 (7.57%) MongoDB
6 24 (6.49%) Hadoop
7 23 (6.22%) RDBMS
7 23 (6.22%) Big Data
8 16 (4.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (4.32%) Data Mining
9 13 (3.51%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.89%) TKPROF
14 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.35%) Couchbase
16 3 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
16 3 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (15.41%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.68%) Hudson
4 19 (5.14%) ClearCase
5 13 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (2.70%) Subversion
7 7 (1.89%) Gradle
7 7 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.89%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.35%) Maven
8 5 (1.35%) TestDirector
9 4 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.81%) JIRA
10 3 (0.81%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.81%) MSI
10 3 (0.81%) InstallShield
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.54%) FindBugs
11 2 (0.54%) Bitbucket
General
1 62 (16.76%) Finance
2 41 (11.08%) Banking
3 32 (8.65%) Financial Institution
4 28 (7.57%) Military
5 21 (5.68%) Telecoms
6 20 (5.41%) Games
7 11 (2.97%) Electronics
8 9 (2.43%) Law
9 8 (2.16%) Legal
9 8 (2.16%) Marketing
10 6 (1.62%) Aerospace
11 5 (1.35%) Retail
12 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (15.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (11.62%) Developer
3 40 (10.81%) Software Engineer
4 38 (10.27%) Administrator
5 32 (8.65%) Systems Administrator
6 27 (7.30%) Analyst
6 27 (7.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 25 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 25 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
7 25 (6.76%) Architect
8 24 (6.49%) Configuration Manager
9 22 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.05%) Service Manager
11 14 (3.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 10 (2.70%) Head of Service Management
12 10 (2.70%) Windows Administrator
12 10 (2.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
13 9 (2.43%) PHP Web Developer
13 9 (2.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 9 (2.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (23.51%) Middleware
2 62 (16.76%) HTML
3 59 (15.95%) XML
4 45 (12.16%) CSS
5 38 (10.27%) .NET
6 35 (9.46%) J2EE
7 33 (8.92%) HTML5
8 29 (7.84%) LAMP
9 27 (7.30%) Hibernate
9 27 (7.30%) Oracle Fusion
10 24 (6.49%) CSS3
10 24 (6.49%) Spring
11 23 (6.22%) jQuery
12 19 (5.14%) Apache Camel
13 17 (4.59%) Web Services
14 16 (4.32%) MCollective
14 16 (4.32%) WebCenter
15 13 (3.51%) Java EE
16 12 (3.24%) XSLT
17 11 (2.97%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.76%) Management Information System
2 43 (11.62%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.92%) Data Centre
4 26 (7.03%) CMDB
5 24 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (5.14%) Visualisation
7 19 (5.14%) PKI
8 14 (3.78%) Mathematics
9 13 (3.51%) Mobile App
10 12 (3.24%) Replication
11 10 (2.70%) User Experience
12 9 (2.43%) GIS
13 8 (2.16%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.89%) W3C
14 7 (1.89%) Digital Media
15 6 (1.62%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.62%) Clustering
16 5 (1.35%) Statistics
16 5 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 180 (48.65%) Linux
2 98 (26.49%) Windows
3 75 (20.27%) UNIX
4 34 (9.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (4.86%) CentOS
5 18 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (4.59%) Ubuntu
7 12 (3.24%) Solaris
8 9 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (1.89%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.62%) Debian
11 6 (1.62%) Fedora
12 4 (1.08%) AIX
12 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.54%) HPUX
13 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (28.92%) DevOps
3 93 (25.14%) ITIL
4 67 (18.11%) Software Engineering
5 52 (14.05%) SDLC
6 50 (13.51%) OO
6 50 (13.51%) Scrum
7 47 (12.70%) Service Management
8 42 (11.35%) Mentoring
9 39 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (10.00%) Data Management
10 37 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 33 (8.92%) Time Management
11 33 (8.92%) Service Delivery
11 33 (8.92%) OOP
12 32 (8.65%) Cash Management
12 32 (8.65%) Non-Functional Testing
13 31 (8.38%) Change Management
14 30 (8.11%) Open Source
15 28 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 118 (31.89%) Java
2 110 (29.73%) Python
3 89 (24.05%) SQL
3 89 (24.05%) Perl
4 68 (18.38%) Ruby
5 59 (15.95%) C
6 55 (14.86%) JavaScript
7 50 (13.51%) C++
8 48 (12.97%) Bash Shell
9 32 (8.65%) C#
10 27 (7.30%) PHP
10 27 (7.30%) PowerShell
11 19 (5.14%) Jython
12 16 (4.32%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.97%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.43%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.89%) XPath
15 7 (1.89%) Embedded C
15 7 (1.89%) Embedded C++
16 5 (1.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 86 (23.24%) Security Cleared
2 51 (13.78%) Degree
3 47 (12.70%) DV Cleared
4 45 (12.16%) SC Cleared
5 20 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (5.14%) CCNA
7 14 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.62%) ISEB
10 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.35%) MCITP
11 4 (1.08%) HND
12 3 (0.81%) MCSA
12 3 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.27%) RHCE
13 1 (0.27%) CCNP
13 1 (0.27%) EXIN
13 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.05%) QA
2 26 (7.03%) SLA
3 7 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.27%) TickIT
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 66 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (5.95%) Hyper-V
3 18 (4.86%) Active Directory
4 17 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (4.59%) VirtualBox
5 16 (4.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (2.70%) XenApp
7 9 (2.43%) vSphere
7 9 (2.43%) Firmware
8 8 (2.16%) Oracle Clusterware
9 5 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.08%) Docker
10 4 (1.08%) Samba
11 2 (0.54%) Postfix
11 2 (0.54%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.54%) XenServer
11 2 (0.54%) NFS
12 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 98 (26.49%) Puppet
2 64 (17.30%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (9.73%) Nagios
4 20 (5.41%) Ansible
5 19 (5.14%) Salt
6 18 (4.86%) Vagrant
7 16 (4.32%) Oracle Identity Management
8 15 (4.05%) Graphite
9 12 (3.24%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (2.97%) Zenoss
11 9 (2.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 8 (2.16%) Data Guard
12 8 (2.16%) Backup Exec
12 8 (2.16%) Oracle Flashback
13 5 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (1.08%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.54%) Cacti
15 2 (0.54%) Cobbler
15 2 (0.54%) SmokePing
15 2 (0.54%) Icinga
Vendors
1 127 (34.32%) Oracle
2 94 (25.41%) VMware
3 65 (17.57%) Microsoft
4 54 (14.59%) IBM
5 36 (9.73%) Red Hat
6 35 (9.46%) Cisco
7 33 (8.92%) Green Hat
8 16 (4.32%) Google
8 16 (4.32%) Symantec
9 13 (3.51%) Citrix
10 10 (2.70%) Rackspace
11 9 (2.43%) Remedy
12 8 (2.16%) ESRI
13 7 (1.89%) HP
14 6 (1.62%) Mapinfo
15 5 (1.35%) NetApp
16 4 (1.08%) OpenText
16 4 (1.08%) Atlassian
17 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds
17 1 (0.27%) Mitel
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + benefits included
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Madison Talent Sourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Skye Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
National Tust
Posted: 11 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago