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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 145 99 146
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +47
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 92 166 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.80% 2.85% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 3.22% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 136 84
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
4501 5156 5660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.86% 88.58% 85.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4338 4656
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -21 36 £38,250 -11.04% 6
Bristol -14 26 £67,500 +62.65% 5
Somerset -2 12 £55,000 +34.14% 6
Wiltshire +12 10 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Devon - 4 £65,000 -
Dorset +4 2 £30,500 -45.77%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 124 (54.15%) Linux
2 104 (45.41%) Puppet
3 92 (40.17%) DevOps
4 91 (39.74%) Python
5 90 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
7 65 (28.38%) Bash Shell
8 57 (24.89%) Continuous Integration
9 55 (24.02%) Jenkins
10 54 (23.58%) ITIL
11 53 (23.14%) Perl
12 49 (21.40%) Ansible
13 48 (20.96%) Java
14 44 (19.21%) SQL
14 44 (19.21%) Unix
14 44 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
15 43 (18.78%) Docker
15 43 (18.78%) Windows
16 40 (17.47%) Security Cleared
17 38 (16.59%) Oracle
18 37 (16.16%) Ruby
19 36 (15.72%) Telecoms
20 34 (14.85%) Git (software)
21 33 (14.41%) MySQL
22 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
22 32 (13.97%) Software Engineering
23 31 (13.54%) Service Management
23 31 (13.54%) JavaScript
24 27 (11.79%) Red Hat
24 27 (11.79%) Scrum

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 20 (8.73%) JBoss
2 19 (8.30%) OpenStack
3 13 (5.68%) CloudStack
4 11 (4.80%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.37%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (4.37%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.93%) IIS
6 9 (3.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (3.06%) Apache
8 5 (2.18%) CMS
9 4 (1.75%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.31%) Confluence
10 3 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.31%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.87%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.87%) nginx
11 2 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.62%) MS Office
2 6 (2.62%) Simulink
3 2 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.44%) HipChat
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Maximo
2 3 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 44 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.37%) OpenShift
3 10 (4.37%) PaaS
4 7 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.06%) SaaS
5 3 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.87%) IaaS
7 1 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.68%) Firewall
1 13 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.37%) Internet
3 7 (3.06%) NetScaler
4 5 (2.18%) NAS
5 4 (1.75%) DNS
5 4 (1.75%) HTTP
5 4 (1.75%) IPv6
6 3 (1.31%) SAN
6 3 (1.31%) SMTP
6 3 (1.31%) Wireless
7 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.87%) IPv4
7 2 (0.87%) SNMP
8 1 (0.44%) DHCP
8 1 (0.44%) Extranet
8 1 (0.44%) Intranet
8 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.44%) LAN
8 1 (0.44%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.41%) MySQL
2 17 (7.42%) Hadoop
2 17 (7.42%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.68%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.68%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.37%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.06%) Couchbase
7 6 (2.62%) CouchDB
7 6 (2.62%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.75%) Apache Accumulo
8 4 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.75%) HBase
9 3 (1.31%) Redis
9 3 (1.31%) Riak
10 2 (0.87%) Big Data
10 2 (0.87%) GIS
10 2 (0.87%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.44%) MS Access
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (24.02%) Jenkins
2 34 (14.85%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.42%) JIRA
4 15 (6.55%) TeamCity
5 13 (5.68%) Subversion
6 11 (4.80%) Selenium
7 10 (4.37%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (3.93%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.93%) Maven
9 7 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (3.06%) WiX
10 6 (2.62%) JUnit
11 5 (2.18%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.18%) JMeter
11 5 (2.18%) Travis CI
12 4 (1.75%) GitLab
12 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.75%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.75%) WATIR
General
1 36 (15.72%) Telecoms
2 22 (9.61%) Finance
3 11 (4.80%) Electronics
4 8 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.06%) Retail
6 4 (1.75%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.75%) Banking
6 4 (1.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.87%) Advertising
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.87%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (31.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (16.16%) Systems Engineer
3 26 (11.35%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (10.92%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 24 (10.48%) Software Engineer
6 18 (7.86%) Analyst
7 16 (6.99%) Developer
8 9 (3.93%) Team Leader
9 8 (3.49%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.06%) Release Management Team Leader
11 6 (2.62%) Embedded Engineer
11 6 (2.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (2.62%) Facilities Manager
11 6 (2.62%) Java Engineer
11 6 (2.62%) Senior DevOps
11 6 (2.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.62%) Test Automation Engineer
11 6 (2.62%) Test Engineer
12 5 (2.18%) Support Analyst
13 4 (1.75%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.92%) .NET
2 23 (10.04%) HTML
3 21 (9.17%) Web Services
4 19 (8.30%) CSS
5 16 (6.99%) REST
6 14 (6.11%) LAMP
6 14 (6.11%) XML
7 13 (5.68%) JSF
8 10 (4.37%) ASP.NET
8 10 (4.37%) Hibernate
8 10 (4.37%) jQuery
9 9 (3.93%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.93%) EJB
10 8 (3.49%) Java EE
10 8 (3.49%) Spring
11 6 (2.62%) Middleware
11 6 (2.62%) WAMP
12 5 (2.18%) J2EE
12 5 (2.18%) SOAP
13 4 (1.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.92%) Digital Media
2 20 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.55%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.80%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.93%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.93%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.06%) CMDB
7 6 (2.62%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.18%) User Experience
9 4 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.75%) Physics
9 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.31%) Wiki
11 1 (0.44%) CESG
11 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.44%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.44%) Life Science
11 1 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.44%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 124 (54.15%) Linux
2 44 (19.21%) Unix
3 43 (18.78%) Windows
4 20 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (8.30%) Windows Server
6 18 (7.86%) FreeBSD
7 6 (2.62%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.75%) Debian
8 4 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.87%) CentOS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (40.17%) DevOps
2 90 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (24.89%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (23.58%) ITIL
5 32 (13.97%) Software Engineering
6 31 (13.54%) Service Management
7 27 (11.79%) Scrum
8 21 (9.17%) TDD
9 20 (8.73%) Open Source
10 18 (7.86%) Project Management
11 17 (7.42%) Defect Tracking
12 15 (6.55%) SDLC
12 15 (6.55%) Software Testing
13 14 (6.11%) Build Automation
13 14 (6.11%) Release Management
13 14 (6.11%) Software Delivery
13 14 (6.11%) Time Management
14 13 (5.68%) DSDM
14 13 (5.68%) Requirements Management
14 13 (5.68%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 91 (39.74%) Python
2 65 (28.38%) Bash Shell
3 53 (23.14%) Perl
4 48 (20.96%) Java
5 44 (19.21%) SQL
6 37 (16.16%) Ruby
7 31 (13.54%) JavaScript
8 24 (10.48%) Shell Script
9 23 (10.04%) C#
9 23 (10.04%) C++
10 22 (9.61%) C
11 13 (5.68%) Groovy
12 10 (4.37%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.62%) MATLAB
14 5 (2.18%) PHP
14 5 (2.18%) Scala
15 4 (1.75%) Clojure
16 2 (0.87%) Erlang
16 2 (0.87%) Go
16 2 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (17.47%) Security Cleared
2 24 (10.48%) DV Cleared
3 20 (8.73%) Degree
4 7 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (2.62%) BC Cleared
6 5 (2.18%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.31%) ISEB
9 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.87%) CCNP
10 1 (0.44%) APMP
10 1 (0.44%) CCNA
10 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.44%) MAPM
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.80%) SLA
2 9 (3.93%) QA
3 6 (2.62%) DO-178B
4 5 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.87%) COBIT
5 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
System Software
1 43 (18.78%) Docker
2 19 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.42%) Xen
4 15 (6.55%) XenServer
5 14 (6.11%) vSphere
6 10 (4.37%) Dovecot
6 10 (4.37%) Postfix
7 7 (3.06%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.18%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.75%) KVM
10 2 (0.87%) Corosync
11 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Firmware
11 1 (0.44%) HDFS
11 1 (0.44%) oVirt
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 104 (45.41%) Puppet
2 73 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (21.40%) Ansible
4 17 (7.42%) Cobbler
4 17 (7.42%) Tivoli
5 11 (4.80%) Terraform
6 10 (4.37%) Salt
7 8 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (3.06%) Nagios
9 3 (1.31%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.31%) Ganeti
9 3 (1.31%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.31%) Marathon
9 3 (1.31%) Mesos
9 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (1.31%) SCCM
9 3 (1.31%) SCOM
9 3 (1.31%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.87%) Linux-HA
10 2 (0.87%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 38 (16.59%) Oracle
2 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
3 27 (11.79%) Red Hat
4 19 (8.30%) VMware
5 13 (5.68%) EnterpriseDB
6 9 (3.93%) Remedy
7 7 (3.06%) HP
7 7 (3.06%) Palo Alto
7 7 (3.06%) SaltStack
8 6 (2.62%) PTC
9 5 (2.18%) Cisco
9 5 (2.18%) SAP
10 4 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.75%) Serena
11 3 (1.31%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.31%) Citrix
11 3 (1.31%) Google
11 3 (1.31%) New Relic
11 3 (1.31%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.31%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
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Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
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Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent
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Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
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Bath
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
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Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Cheltenham
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
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Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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