The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 7 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 20.83% 4.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -1.23%
Configuration Management
West Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 93.75% 73.17% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 38
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Swansea

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (82.35%) Puppet
1 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Ansible
4 8 (47.06%) User Stories
4 8 (47.06%) Open Source
4 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
4 8 (47.06%) Coaching
4 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) Ruby
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) SOA
5 5 (29.41%) SaaS
5 5 (29.41%) PaaS
5 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (29.41%) RSpec
5 5 (29.41%) IaaS
5 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) SNMP
6 1 (5.88%) VPN

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
1 5 (29.41%) PaaS
1 5 (29.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) OSPF
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) RSpec
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
1 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
1 8 (47.06%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (47.06%) User Stories
2 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
2 8 (47.06%) Coaching
3 5 (29.41%) SOA
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Puppet
1 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (52.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu