The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 79 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 20 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.56% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.79% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Configuration Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
970 1011 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.55% 79.54% 68.82%
Number of salaries quoted 834 895 652
Average salary £37,500 £37,565 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.17% +7.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Wales

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 14 £40,250 +0.62% 4
West Wales - 5 £45,000 - 3
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 26 (44.83%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (34.48%) Linux
4 19 (32.76%) Finance
5 17 (29.31%) Puppet
6 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (25.86%) DevOps
7 14 (24.14%) SaaS
8 13 (22.41%) Web Services
9 12 (20.69%) Java
9 12 (20.69%) Ruby
10 11 (18.97%) C++
10 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
10 11 (18.97%) DTV
10 11 (18.97%) IPTV
10 11 (18.97%) Mac OS
11 10 (17.24%) Multimedia
11 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.52%) SOA
12 9 (15.52%) HTTP
12 9 (15.52%) VPN
12 9 (15.52%) Firewall
12 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
12 9 (15.52%) MongoDB
12 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
13 8 (13.79%) C#
13 8 (13.79%) Perl
13 8 (13.79%) OOP
13 8 (13.79%) OOD

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 7 (12.07%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) SaaS
2 8 (13.79%) PaaS
2 8 (13.79%) IaaS
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) HTTP
1 9 (15.52%) VPN
1 9 (15.52%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) Wireshark
2 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 5 (8.62%) WAN
4 4 (6.90%) DNS
4 4 (6.90%) SNMP
4 4 (6.90%) OSPF
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (5.17%) BGP
5 3 (5.17%) DVB
5 3 (5.17%) EIGRP
5 3 (5.17%) IGRP
5 3 (5.17%) PPTP
5 3 (5.17%) IPsec
5 3 (5.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.79%) RSpec
3 2 (3.45%) NCover
3 2 (3.45%) NUnit
3 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
4 1 (1.72%) GCC
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Multimedia
3 6 (10.34%) Welsh Language
3 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Developer
1 10 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (10.34%) Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.62%) C++ Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Software Integration Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) QA Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) Web Services
2 7 (12.07%) .NET
3 6 (10.34%) Spring
4 5 (8.62%) REST
5 4 (6.90%) JSON
5 4 (6.90%) HTML
6 3 (5.17%) XML
6 3 (5.17%) XSD
6 3 (5.17%) XSLT
6 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.45%) SOAP
7 2 (3.45%) JSF
8 1 (1.72%) CSS3
8 1 (1.72%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.72%) GWT
8 1 (1.72%) jQuery
8 1 (1.72%) RESTful
8 1 (1.72%) HTML5
8 1 (1.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) DTV
1 11 (18.97%) IPTV
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) Open Source
4 3 (5.17%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (3.45%) CMDB
5 2 (3.45%) GIS
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Windows
2 20 (34.48%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Mac OS
4 6 (10.34%) CentOS
5 4 (6.90%) UNIX
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.45%) Debian
7 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.45%) Solaris
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (25.86%) DevOps
3 9 (15.52%) SOA
4 8 (13.79%) OOD
4 8 (13.79%) OOP
4 8 (13.79%) Change Management
4 8 (13.79%) Content Management
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 7 (12.07%) OO
5 7 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (12.07%) Change Control
6 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Release Management
7 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Time Management
7 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) Java
1 12 (20.69%) Ruby
2 11 (18.97%) C++
3 8 (13.79%) C#
3 8 (13.79%) Perl
4 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 4 (6.90%) C
7 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.17%) SQL
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.45%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.72%) AWK
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.90%) CCNP
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.17%) CCNA
6 2 (3.45%) ISEB
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.72%) APMP
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) XenServer
3 3 (5.17%) KVM
3 3 (5.17%) Firmware
4 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.45%) Nmap
4 2 (3.45%) Xen
5 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (29.31%) Puppet
2 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.90%) Nagios
4 2 (3.45%) Nessus
4 2 (3.45%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.72%) SCCM
5 1 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco
2 8 (13.79%) VMware
3 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.90%) Google
4 4 (6.90%) Juniper
5 3 (5.17%) Nokia
5 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.17%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) HP
6 2 (3.45%) Dell
6 2 (3.45%) EMC
6 2 (3.45%) Brocade
6 2 (3.45%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.45%) Remedy
7 1 (1.72%) PTC
7 1 (1.72%) Twitter
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle
South Wales
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago