The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 65 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 14 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.05% 1.42% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.71% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 6
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Configuration Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
559 702 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.96% 83.08% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 499 623 650
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 £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Southampton region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Southampton

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Southampton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
5 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (27.59%) VCP4
5 8 (27.59%) vSphere
5 8 (27.59%) XenApp
5 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (27.59%) FCoE
5 8 (27.59%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (27.59%) SCCM
5 8 (27.59%) SCOM
5 8 (27.59%) NetScaler
5 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (27.59%) vMotion
5 8 (27.59%) SLA
5 8 (27.59%) Change Management
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) VBScript
5 8 (27.59%) MS Office
5 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
5 8 (27.59%) HP
5 8 (27.59%) Citrix
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (27.59%) SAN

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (6.90%) JBoss
1 2 (6.90%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
1 8 (27.59%) FCoE
1 8 (27.59%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (27.59%) NetScaler
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) ATM
3 2 (6.90%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) SOA Architect
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) JSON
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) SecurID
2 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.90%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
3 6 (20.69%) Service Desk Management
3 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.24%) SDLC
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) OOD
6 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.34%) SIEM
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) VBScript
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) MCSE
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (27.59%) VCP4
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) A+ Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) DICOM
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (27.59%) XenApp
1 8 (27.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
1 8 (27.59%) SCOM
1 8 (27.59%) vMotion
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) HP
2 8 (27.59%) Citrix
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
3 3 (10.34%) Juniper
3 3 (10.34%) McAfee
3 3 (10.34%) Websense
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle