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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 8 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 14.29% 5.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.57% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £56,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
46 56 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 73.02% 70.89% 73.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 51
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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 +14 9 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (75.00%) Puppet
1 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (50.00%) SaaS
2 8 (50.00%) PaaS
2 8 (50.00%) IaaS
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) RSpec
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby
2 8 (50.00%) SOA
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Ansible
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (50.00%) SaaS
1 8 (50.00%) PaaS
1 8 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) SNMP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) OSPF
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) RSpec
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) SOA
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Puppet
1 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco