The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 68 92 75
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 14 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 0.33% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.45% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 14
Average salary £31,500 £70,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +125.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £64,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
685 668 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.87% 74.55% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 603 624 656
Average salary £40,163 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.10% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Hampshire

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 1 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Southampton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) C++
4 12 (40.00%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (36.67%) Linux
6 9 (30.00%) C
6 9 (30.00%) Embedded C
6 9 (30.00%) Embedded C++
6 9 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 9 (30.00%) Signal Processing
6 9 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (30.00%) Degree
7 7 (23.33%) DNS
7 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (20.00%) Pegasus
8 6 (20.00%) Apple
8 6 (20.00%) MCSE
8 6 (20.00%) MCSA
8 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (20.00%) UNIX
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 6 (20.00%) Identity Management
8 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 6 (20.00%) Mac OS
8 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.67%) Network Security
9 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) Lync
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ResourceLink
1 1 (3.33%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 4 (13.33%) VoIP
3 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 4 (13.33%) VLAN
4 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.33%) FCoE
4 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.33%) IPsec
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MS Access
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) DSP Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) C++ Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Network Support
5 4 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) UNIX
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 9 (30.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) UML
4 4 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C++
2 9 (30.00%) C
2 9 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 9 (30.00%) Embedded C++
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) MCSE
2 6 (20.00%) MCSA
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.33%) A+ Certification
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Pegasus
3 6 (20.00%) Apple
4 4 (13.33%) Serena
4 4 (13.33%) Wind River
5 1 (3.33%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) IronPort
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Avaya
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Websense
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix