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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 6 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 13.51% 7.61% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.15% 8.43% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £26,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.58%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
33 83 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 89.19% 90.22% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 67 72
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) User Stories
2 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) User Stories
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) SAP