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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 13 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 9.76% 1.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +10.62%
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
56 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 68.29% 54.55% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 15
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £32,119
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 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
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram 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 21 October 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
Swansea +7 8 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 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 West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

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