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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 10.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
39 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 56.52% 52.86% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 29
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,967 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £39,000 £34,000
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 28 November 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 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (57.14%) Ruby
2 8 (57.14%) RSpec
2 8 (57.14%) SaaS
2 8 (57.14%) PaaS
2 8 (57.14%) Puppet
2 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 8 (57.14%) IaaS
2 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) SOA
2 8 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) Fujitsu

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) SaaS
1 8 (57.14%) PaaS
1 8 (57.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) OSPF
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) RSpec
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) NCover
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Puppet
1 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Fujitsu
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco