Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 72 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.63% 1.14% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.26% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £41,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +21.32% +7.94%
10th Percentile £47,000 £37,125 £31,225
90th Percentile £54,375 £44,375 £47,625
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +15.00% -3.03% +30.95%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 497 478 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 90.20% 90.70% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 431 406 474
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £21,500 £27,500 £28,975
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.55% +4.76%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Cheltenham

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (77.78%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 4 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (11.11%) CCNP

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripter
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) New Relic
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
1 1 (11.11%) VMware