The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 8 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 12.77% 5.88% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.63% 7.61% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Configuration Management
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 West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 92 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 87.23% 77.31% 64.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 87 48
Average salary £42,055 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in West Wales

Configuration Management
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Swansea +16 6 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (86.67%) Puppet
2 13 (86.67%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (60.00%) Ansible
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (53.33%) User Stories
4 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (53.33%) Coaching
4 8 (53.33%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) SaaS
5 4 (26.67%) PaaS
5 4 (26.67%) RSpec
5 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (26.67%) IaaS
5 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
1 4 (26.67%) PaaS
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) RSpec
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
1 8 (53.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (53.33%) User Stories
3 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 8 (53.33%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Puppet
1 13 (86.67%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (60.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP