Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 146 128
Rank change year-on-year +36 -18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 83 62 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.29% 1.63% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.75% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 51
Bristol median annual salary £44,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.61% - +35.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £78,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,432 3,551 3,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 94.57% 93.28% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,755 2,944 2,552
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Bristol

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Bristol

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Bristol over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 59 (71.08%) Puppet
2 56 (67.47%) Linux
3 42 (50.60%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (42.17%) MySQL
5 31 (37.35%) Google
6 29 (34.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (32.53%) Apache
7 27 (32.53%) Ubuntu
8 24 (28.92%) Finance
9 23 (27.71%) Ansible
10 22 (26.51%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (26.51%) ITIL
10 22 (26.51%) E-Commerce
10 22 (26.51%) Web Services
11 21 (25.30%) ZABBIX
11 21 (25.30%) E-business
12 20 (24.10%) Unix
12 20 (24.10%) Windows
13 19 (22.89%) ITIL V3
13 19 (22.89%) DevOps
14 18 (21.69%) Python
14 18 (21.69%) Degree
15 17 (20.48%) Internet
15 17 (20.48%) Remedy
16 16 (19.28%) Docker
16 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (19.28%) VMware
17 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (18.07%) DNS
18 14 (16.87%) C#

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (32.53%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.20%) Drupal
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (50.60%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (34.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.82%) SaaS
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.61%) Datadog
7 2 (2.41%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) Cloudflare
8 1 (1.20%) Heroku
8 1 (1.20%) PaaS
8 1 (1.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) Internet
2 15 (18.07%) DNS
3 12 (14.46%) DHCP
4 5 (6.02%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.41%) SMTP
6 2 (2.41%) SNMP
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.20%) Firewall
7 1 (1.20%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (42.17%) MySQL
2 12 (14.46%) MariaDB
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.02%) Travis CI
4 4 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.61%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.20%) GitLab
6 1 (1.20%) Hudson
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.23%) Games
3 6 (7.23%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.61%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Administrator
2 29 (34.94%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (26.51%) Linux Administrator
3 22 (26.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 17 (20.48%) Cloud Administrator
5 16 (19.28%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Junior
8 5 (6.02%) Junior DevOps
8 5 (6.02%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Engineering Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Software Manager
10 3 (3.61%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) Web Services
2 12 (14.46%) 802.1X
3 9 (10.84%) .NET
4 3 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.41%) CSS
5 2 (2.41%) HTML
5 2 (2.41%) LDAP
5 2 (2.41%) XML
6 1 (1.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) CMDB
3 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.20%) Smart City
4 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (67.47%) Linux
2 27 (32.53%) Ubuntu
3 20 (24.10%) Unix
3 20 (24.10%) Windows
4 12 (14.46%) CentOS
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
5 11 (13.25%) Solaris
6 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.61%) DC/OS
11 2 (2.41%) Debian
12 1 (1.20%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) E-Commerce
1 22 (26.51%) ITIL
2 21 (25.30%) E-business
3 19 (22.89%) DevOps
3 19 (22.89%) ITIL V3
4 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.46%) Server Management
7 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (7.23%) Critical Thinking
8 6 (7.23%) IT Governance
9 5 (6.02%) Identity Management
9 5 (6.02%) Validation
10 4 (4.82%) Line Management
10 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.82%) Performance Management
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.61%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (3.61%) SDLC
11 3 (3.61%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) Python
2 14 (16.87%) C#
2 14 (16.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.84%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.02%) Perl
5 4 (4.82%) Go
5 4 (4.82%) Java
6 3 (3.61%) Ruby
6 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.41%) SQL
7 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) Docker
1 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
3 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.61%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.20%) etcd
Systems Management
1 59 (71.08%) Puppet
2 23 (27.71%) Ansible
3 22 (26.51%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (25.30%) ZABBIX
5 12 (14.46%) Galera Cluster
6 10 (12.05%) Terraform
7 7 (8.43%) Kubernetes
8 5 (6.02%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (4.82%) Salt
10 3 (3.61%) Graphite
10 3 (3.61%) Packer
11 2 (2.41%) Kibana
11 2 (2.41%) logstash
11 2 (2.41%) Prometheus
12 1 (1.20%) Consul
12 1 (1.20%) Mesos
12 1 (1.20%) Rancher
12 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) Google
2 17 (20.48%) Remedy
3 16 (19.28%) VMware
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle
5 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.02%) Splunk
7 3 (3.61%) New Relic
7 3 (3.61%) SAP
8 2 (2.41%) Civica
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco
9 1 (1.20%) Juniper
9 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com