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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 13 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 9.09% 1.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.21% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
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
53 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 68.83% 54.24% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 14
Average salary £45,000 £25,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
2 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Quality Management
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 8 (53.33%) Programme Management
2 8 (53.33%) Retail
2 8 (53.33%) Fujitsu
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Change Control
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) RSpec
4 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 4 (26.67%) PaaS
4 4 (26.67%) Puppet
4 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (26.67%) IaaS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
1 4 (26.67%) PaaS
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) SNMP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) OSPF
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) RSpec
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) NCover
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (53.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
1 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (53.33%) Risk Assessment
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
1 8 (53.33%) Quality Management
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
1 8 (53.33%) Programme Management
1 8 (53.33%) Change Control
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco