The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West / Dorset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 57 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.84% 1.52% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.71% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% +9.41%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 432 469 553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 90.57% 89.33% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 382 417 414
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Dorset

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Dorset

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 2 £45,000 -
Weymouth - 2 £43,750 -
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Post-Production
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Open Source
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (75.00%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Signiant
6 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) ThreadX
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
6 1 (12.50%) Go
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Android

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Kernel Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Site Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) ThreadX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (75.00%) Open Source
3 6 (75.00%) Post-Production
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Signiant