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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 140 162 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -42
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 103 64 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.73% 1.22% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.48% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 72 51 74
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.49% -1.23%
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
4954 4321 4276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.33% 82.07% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3606 3775
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +16 39 £67,500 +82.43% 9
Gloucestershire +9 26 £31,500 -22.22% 2
Wiltshire +10 19 £44,500 +11.94% 9
Somerset +5 5 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Dorset -30 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Devon +5 4 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 106 (47.75%) Windows
2 85 (38.29%) Linux
3 74 (33.33%) ITIL
4 70 (31.53%) VMware
5 62 (27.93%) Microsoft
6 55 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (23.42%) Java
8 50 (22.52%) Python
8 50 (22.52%) Firewall
9 49 (22.07%) Puppet
10 48 (21.62%) Active Directory
11 47 (21.17%) Degree
12 45 (20.27%) Change Management
13 44 (19.82%) DevOps
14 42 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 42 (18.92%) Finance
14 42 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (18.92%) SQL
15 41 (18.47%) Opscode Chef
16 36 (16.22%) Bash Shell
16 36 (16.22%) Release Management
16 36 (16.22%) SQL Server
17 34 (15.32%) CentOS
18 33 (14.86%) Perl
18 33 (14.86%) Red Hat
19 32 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (13.96%) LAN
20 31 (13.96%) IIS
21 30 (13.51%) Security Cleared
22 29 (13.06%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (13.96%) IIS
2 27 (12.16%) Apache
3 19 (8.56%) SharePoint
4 18 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 16 (7.21%) MS Exchange
6 13 (5.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (3.15%) nginx
8 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.80%) Node.js
9 4 (1.80%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.90%) JBoss
11 2 (0.90%) CMS
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (12.16%) MS Office
2 25 (11.26%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.95%) SaaS
2 7 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.15%) Amazon S3
2 7 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.80%) IaaS
3 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.52%) Firewall
2 31 (13.96%) LAN
3 24 (10.81%) VPN
4 23 (10.36%) WAN
5 22 (9.91%) DNS
6 20 (9.01%) DHCP
7 19 (8.56%) TCP/IP
8 17 (7.66%) Internet
9 13 (5.86%) Wireshark
9 13 (5.86%) Network Security
9 13 (5.86%) tcpdump
10 12 (5.41%) MPLS
10 12 (5.41%) VLAN
11 10 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (4.05%) ISDN
13 8 (3.60%) Ethernet
14 7 (3.15%) SAN
15 6 (2.70%) HTTPS
15 6 (2.70%) LDAP
15 6 (2.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.61%) MySQL
3 8 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.60%) CouchDB
4 7 (3.15%) Hazelcast
4 7 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.25%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.80%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.35%) Big Data
9 2 (0.90%) TKPROF
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.90%) OLTP
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (10.36%) Jenkins
2 14 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.86%) Hudson
4 9 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (4.05%) Subversion
5 8 (3.60%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.25%) ClearQuest
6 5 (2.25%) MSI
6 5 (2.25%) InstallShield
7 3 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.35%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.90%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 42 (18.92%) Finance
2 14 (6.31%) Retail
3 10 (4.50%) Military
4 9 (4.05%) Back Office
5 7 (3.15%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.15%) Banking
6 6 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.25%) Electronics
7 5 (2.25%) Marketing
8 4 (1.80%) Law
8 4 (1.80%) Legal
9 3 (1.35%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.35%) Billing
10 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (14.86%) Analyst
2 28 (12.61%) Administrator
3 26 (11.71%) Service Manager
4 22 (9.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (9.46%) Software Engineer
6 16 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (6.76%) Service Transition Manager
7 15 (6.76%) Transition Manager
7 15 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (4.95%) Support Engineer
8 11 (4.95%) Service Desk Manager
9 9 (4.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.60%) Server Administrator
10 8 (3.60%) Software Manager
10 8 (3.60%) Developer
10 8 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.60%) IT Administrator
11 7 (3.15%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.71%) .NET
2 19 (8.56%) XML
3 16 (7.21%) HTML
4 13 (5.86%) Middleware
5 11 (4.95%) J2EE
6 10 (4.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (2.70%) CSS
7 6 (2.70%) Web Services
8 5 (2.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.25%) HTML5
9 4 (1.80%) CSS3
9 4 (1.80%) MCollective
9 4 (1.80%) POSIX
9 4 (1.80%) WebCenter
10 3 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (1.35%) Struts
10 3 (1.35%) Apache Camel
10 3 (1.35%) Spring
11 2 (0.90%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.61%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.31%) Blackberry
5 13 (5.86%) Client/Server
6 12 (5.41%) Clustering
7 11 (4.95%) CMDB
7 11 (4.95%) Open Source
8 10 (4.50%) Replication
9 8 (3.60%) Mathematics
9 8 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (3.15%) PKI
11 6 (2.70%) Device Driver
12 5 (2.25%) DTV
13 4 (1.80%) Statistics
13 4 (1.80%) LPAR
14 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
15 2 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
15 2 (0.90%) SCADA
15 2 (0.90%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 106 (47.75%) Windows
2 85 (38.29%) Linux
3 42 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (15.32%) CentOS
5 28 (12.61%) UNIX
6 20 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (8.11%) Ubuntu
8 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (5.41%) Debian
10 11 (4.95%) Fedora
11 10 (4.50%) Android
12 9 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (3.60%) Apple iOS
13 8 (3.60%) Mac OS X
14 6 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (1.35%) Solaris
17 2 (0.90%) zOS
17 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
18 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.33%) ITIL
2 45 (20.27%) Change Management
3 44 (19.82%) DevOps
4 42 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (16.22%) Release Management
6 32 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.16%) Service Delivery
7 27 (12.16%) Service Management
8 25 (11.26%) Software Engineering
8 25 (11.26%) Change Control
9 21 (9.46%) Problem Management
10 20 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (8.56%) Mentoring
11 19 (8.56%) PRINCE2
11 19 (8.56%) Scrum
12 16 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (7.21%) Network Management
12 16 (7.21%) Time Management
13 15 (6.76%) Software Deployment
13 15 (6.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.42%) Java
2 50 (22.52%) Python
3 42 (18.92%) SQL
4 36 (16.22%) Bash Shell
5 33 (14.86%) Perl
6 29 (13.06%) PHP
6 29 (13.06%) C
6 29 (13.06%) C++
7 24 (10.81%) Ruby
8 11 (4.95%) JavaScript
9 10 (4.50%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.60%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.60%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.60%) Lua
11 7 (3.15%) PHP5
11 7 (3.15%) Groovy
11 7 (3.15%) C#
11 7 (3.15%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.25%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.80%) Jython
Qualifications
1 47 (21.17%) Degree
2 30 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.76%) CCNA
4 13 (5.86%) MCP
4 13 (5.86%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.41%) ISEB
6 11 (4.95%) SC Cleared
7 10 (4.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (3.60%) RHCSA
8 8 (3.60%) VCP4
8 8 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (3.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (2.25%) PhD
10 5 (2.25%) HND
10 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.90%) CCDA
12 1 (0.45%) MCSE
12 1 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.61%) SLA
2 20 (9.01%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (21.62%) Active Directory
3 16 (7.21%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.95%) VirtualBox
5 10 (4.50%) Samba
6 9 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 9 (4.05%) Terminal Services
6 9 (4.05%) ISA Server
7 8 (3.60%) XenServer
7 8 (3.60%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.80%) XenApp
8 4 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (1.80%) KVM
8 4 (1.80%) Docker
8 4 (1.80%) vSphere
9 2 (0.90%) NFS
9 2 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.90%) Firmware
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (22.07%) Puppet
2 41 (18.47%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (7.21%) Ansible
4 13 (5.86%) Salt
5 11 (4.95%) SCOM
6 9 (4.05%) HP SIM
6 9 (4.05%) Vagrant
7 8 (3.60%) OpenView
8 7 (3.15%) Nagios
9 6 (2.70%) Zenoss
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (1.35%) SCCM
11 3 (1.35%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.90%) OMEGAMON
12 2 (0.90%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.45%) Graphite
Vendors
1 70 (31.53%) VMware
2 62 (27.93%) Microsoft
3 33 (14.86%) Red Hat
4 28 (12.61%) Cisco
5 26 (11.71%) Oracle
6 16 (7.21%) HP
7 14 (6.31%) Dell
8 13 (5.86%) Citrix
9 10 (4.50%) SAP
9 10 (4.50%) IBM
10 5 (2.25%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.25%) NetApp
10 5 (2.25%) McAfee
11 4 (1.80%) Symantec
11 4 (1.80%) F5
12 3 (1.35%) Sun
13 2 (0.90%) Apple
13 2 (0.90%) Juniper
13 2 (0.90%) Brocade
14 1 (0.45%) LANDesk
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, South West, United Kingdom
Evolving Systems
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 9% Pen, 5%Bonus, Med, 25Day Hol, Half Fri
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £59000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago