Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 113 97
Rank change year-on-year -33 -16 +34
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 61 69 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.59% 2.16% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.37% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 91
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +32.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,750 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +3.80%

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 3534 2910 3409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.91% 90.97% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2915 2463 2940
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +5.39% +4.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 48 (78.69%) Linux
2 43 (70.49%) Puppet
3 31 (50.82%) Ubuntu
4 30 (49.18%) Python
5 28 (45.90%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (42.62%) Ansible
7 25 (40.98%) DevOps
8 23 (37.70%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (37.70%) Finance
9 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
10 21 (34.43%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (32.79%) SAP
11 20 (32.79%) MySQL
11 20 (32.79%) Programme Management
11 20 (32.79%) Manufacturing
11 20 (32.79%) Electronics
11 20 (32.79%) Marketing
11 20 (32.79%) Digital Marketing
12 18 (29.51%) Ruby
13 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
14 15 (24.59%) Docker
14 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
14 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (21.31%) Web Services
15 13 (21.31%) Go
16 11 (18.03%) Degree
16 11 (18.03%) Apache
16 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
17 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
17 10 (16.39%) Google

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 11 (18.03%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) JBoss
2 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.28%) CloudStack
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.70%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (9.84%) PaaS
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.92%) IaaS
6 3 (4.92%) SaaS
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.48%) Internet
3 4 (6.56%) Firewall
4 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) DNS
5 1 (1.64%) HTTP
5 1 (1.64%) Network Security
5 1 (1.64%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.64%) Skype
5 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) MySQL
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) MS Access
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.28%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.28%) GitLab
4 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (3.28%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (3.28%) RSpec
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
3 20 (32.79%) Electronics
3 20 (32.79%) Manufacturing
3 20 (32.79%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (34.43%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (26.23%) Administrator
3 16 (26.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 16 (26.23%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (26.23%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (24.59%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (24.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (11.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Site Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Administrator
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (3.28%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Web Services
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 4 (6.56%) JSON
4 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.92%) CSS
4 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) .NET Core
5 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.28%) LAMP
5 2 (3.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.64%) jQuery
6 1 (1.64%) Kafka
6 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.64%) SAML
6 1 (1.64%) Tapestry
6 1 (1.64%) Velocity
6 1 (1.64%) WinForms
6 1 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 48 (78.69%) Linux
2 31 (50.82%) Ubuntu
3 8 (13.11%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.28%) CentOS
6 2 (3.28%) Debian
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) DevOps
2 21 (34.43%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (32.79%) Digital Marketing
3 20 (32.79%) Programme Management
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (11.48%) E-business
6 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
6 7 (11.48%) Open Source
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 4 (6.56%) Load Testing
8 4 (6.56%) Presales
8 4 (6.56%) Release Management
9 3 (4.92%) Scrum
9 3 (4.92%) SDLC
9 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) Python
2 18 (29.51%) Ruby
3 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
4 13 (21.31%) Go
5 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (13.11%) Java
6 5 (8.20%) C#
7 4 (6.56%) SQL
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.28%) Perl
9 2 (3.28%) VB
10 1 (1.64%) C
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) VB6
10 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (11.48%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) CCNP
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Docker
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) vSphere
3 2 (3.28%) Xen
3 2 (3.28%) XenServer
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) LXC
4 1 (1.64%) NFS
4 1 (1.64%) Samba
4 1 (1.64%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 43 (70.49%) Puppet
2 28 (45.90%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (42.62%) Ansible
4 8 (13.11%) Salt
4 8 (13.11%) Terraform
5 3 (4.92%) Cobbler
5 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.92%) Nagios
5 3 (4.92%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.64%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.64%) Packer
6 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) SAP
2 10 (16.39%) Google
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.11%) Remedy
4 7 (11.48%) VMware
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.28%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (3.28%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.64%) Capita
7 1 (1.64%) IFS
7 1 (1.64%) New Relic
7 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds