The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 143 177 120
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -57
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 81 33 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 0.63% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.79% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 52 24 99
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4925 4157 4278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.33% 79.35% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3583 3784
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
England

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 July 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 28 July 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
Dorset +11 17 £31,500 - 2
Bristol 0 17 £38,750 +24.00%
Gloucestershire +5 15 £38,750 -3.12% 5
Wiltshire -4 11 £39,250 +20.76% 1
Devon -8 6 £29,500 -47.55%
Somerset -17 5 £45,000 -20.00% 1
Cornwall - 5 £55,000 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 74 (41.57%) Linux
2 69 (38.76%) Windows
3 49 (27.53%) SQL
4 44 (24.72%) ITIL
5 42 (23.60%) VMware
5 42 (23.60%) Security Cleared
6 41 (23.03%) Microsoft
7 39 (21.91%) Software Engineering
8 32 (17.98%) Active Directory
8 32 (17.98%) Python
9 30 (16.85%) Oracle
9 30 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (16.29%) UNIX
11 27 (15.17%) MS Excel
11 27 (15.17%) MS Exchange
12 26 (14.61%) C
12 26 (14.61%) Java
12 26 (14.61%) Service Management
13 25 (14.04%) Problem Management
13 25 (14.04%) Puppet
14 23 (12.92%) Subversion
15 22 (12.36%) HTML
16 21 (11.80%) C++
16 21 (11.80%) SLA
16 21 (11.80%) Bash Shell
16 21 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (11.24%) C#
18 19 (10.67%) Change Management
18 19 (10.67%) Management Information System
18 19 (10.67%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (15.17%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (5.06%) Apache
5 9 (5.06%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.93%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.37%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.81%) IIS
9 4 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.12%) Mule
11 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.81%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.93%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.25%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.11%) Firewall
1 18 (10.11%) VPN
2 14 (7.87%) SSL
3 13 (7.30%) SAN
3 13 (7.30%) DNS
3 13 (7.30%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (6.74%) iSCSI
5 11 (6.18%) TCP/IP
6 10 (5.62%) LDAP
7 9 (5.06%) DHCP
8 7 (3.93%) Internet
9 6 (3.37%) LAN
10 5 (2.81%) NAS
10 5 (2.81%) Network Security
11 4 (2.25%) VoIP
12 3 (1.69%) SNMP
12 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.74%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.18%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.62%) MySQL
4 10 (5.62%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.93%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.25%) Hazelcast
6 4 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.69%) HBase
7 3 (1.69%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (12.92%) Subversion
2 7 (3.93%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.81%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (2.81%) RSpec
3 5 (2.81%) Selenium
4 4 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.25%) NUnit
5 3 (1.69%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.69%) Ant
5 3 (1.69%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.12%) TestComplete
6 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.12%) Hudson
6 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.56%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
7 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (9.55%) Military
2 15 (8.43%) Finance
3 14 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.37%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.25%) Legal
6 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Publishing
6 3 (1.69%) Retail
7 2 (1.12%) Electronics
7 2 (1.12%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (15.73%) Software Engineer
2 21 (11.80%) Administrator
3 16 (8.99%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (7.87%) Developer
5 13 (7.30%) Analyst
6 12 (6.74%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (6.74%) Support Specialist
7 9 (5.06%) Technical Manager
8 8 (4.49%) IT Support
8 8 (4.49%) IT Support Specialist
8 8 (4.49%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.93%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (3.93%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) Head of Service Management
10 6 (3.37%) Web Developer
11 5 (2.81%) Systems Support
11 5 (2.81%) Principal Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.81%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (2.81%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.36%) HTML
2 18 (10.11%) XML
3 15 (8.43%) Hibernate
4 13 (7.30%) Web Services
5 9 (5.06%) LAMP
5 9 (5.06%) .NET
5 9 (5.06%) jQuery
6 8 (4.49%) JSF
7 7 (3.93%) CSS
7 7 (3.93%) Swing
8 6 (3.37%) J2EE
8 6 (3.37%) EJB
9 5 (2.81%) Spring
10 4 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (2.25%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (2.25%) Middleware
10 4 (2.25%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.25%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (1.12%) PrimeFaces
11 2 (1.12%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.67%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.87%) Firmware
3 12 (6.74%) Open Source
4 11 (6.18%) PKI
5 10 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.62%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.93%) Clustering
6 7 (3.93%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.69%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.69%) Replication
7 3 (1.69%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.12%) SCADA
8 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) DTV
9 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.56%) CMDB
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 74 (41.57%) Linux
2 69 (38.76%) Windows
3 29 (16.29%) UNIX
4 21 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (7.87%) Solaris
7 13 (7.30%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.06%) Mac OS X
8 9 (5.06%) CentOS
9 7 (3.93%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (2.25%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.25%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.56%) Debian
14 1 (0.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.72%) ITIL
2 39 (21.91%) Software Engineering
3 26 (14.61%) Service Management
4 25 (14.04%) Problem Management
5 19 (10.67%) Change Management
6 17 (9.55%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (8.43%) DevOps
8 14 (7.87%) UML
9 13 (7.30%) SOA
9 13 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (6.74%) Requirements Management
10 12 (6.74%) Identity Management
10 12 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.18%) CRM
11 11 (6.18%) Mobile Device Management
12 10 (5.62%) Software Architecture
12 10 (5.62%) Process Management
12 10 (5.62%) Scrum
12 10 (5.62%) Information Security
13 9 (5.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (27.53%) SQL
2 32 (17.98%) Python
3 26 (14.61%) C
3 26 (14.61%) Java
4 21 (11.80%) C++
4 21 (11.80%) Bash Shell
5 20 (11.24%) C#
6 15 (8.43%) Ruby
7 10 (5.62%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.62%) PHP
8 7 (3.93%) Perl
9 5 (2.81%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.81%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.81%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.25%) Groovy
10 4 (2.25%) PHP5
10 4 (2.25%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.69%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 42 (23.60%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.67%) Degree
3 18 (10.11%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.11%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.18%) MCSE
6 8 (4.49%) MCP
7 7 (3.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.37%) MCTS
9 4 (2.25%) CCA
9 4 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.69%) MCITP
10 3 (1.69%) ISEB
10 3 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.56%) PhD
12 1 (0.56%) HNC
12 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.56%) CCIE
12 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.80%) SLA
2 6 (3.37%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 32 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 30 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.30%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.74%) GPFS
5 10 (5.62%) NFS
5 10 (5.62%) Samba
6 8 (4.49%) Xen
6 8 (4.49%) XenApp
7 4 (2.25%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.25%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.69%) vSphere
8 3 (1.69%) XenServer
8 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.56%) Varnish
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (14.04%) Puppet
2 18 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.49%) Bcfg2
4 6 (3.37%) SCCM
5 5 (2.81%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.25%) SCOM
7 3 (1.69%) Nagios
7 3 (1.69%) WSUS
8 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (23.60%) VMware
2 41 (23.03%) Microsoft
3 30 (16.85%) Oracle
4 14 (7.87%) HP
5 13 (7.30%) Red Hat
6 12 (6.74%) Citrix
7 7 (3.93%) Cisco
7 7 (3.93%) Dell
8 6 (3.37%) LANDesk
8 6 (3.37%) JBoss
9 4 (2.25%) Remedy
9 4 (2.25%) IBM
9 4 (2.25%) Sage
9 4 (2.25%) Siebel
10 2 (1.12%) hybris
10 2 (1.12%) webMethods
10 2 (1.12%) Juniper
11 1 (0.56%) Perforce
11 1 (0.56%) NEC
11 1 (0.56%) MKS
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