Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 122 107
Rank change year-on-year +29 -15 -46
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 29 22 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.85% 1.45% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.60% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 63
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,925 £32,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £50,000 £48,500
South West median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +9.76%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,443 1,377 2,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.15% 90.65% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,128 1,127 1,669
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £63,750
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +8 9 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Gloucester +10 6 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Cirencester +12 3 £82,500 +243.75%
Tewkesbury -16 1 £75,000 +76.47%
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 15 (51.72%) Linux
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) C
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 10 (34.48%) Ansible
5 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Puppet
5 10 (34.48%) Systems Engineering
6 9 (31.03%) Kubernetes
6 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
6 9 (31.03%) Docker
6 9 (31.03%) Python
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
8 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (17.24%) vCenter Server
9 5 (17.24%) Task Automation
9 5 (17.24%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 5 (17.24%) Nagios
9 5 (17.24%) Fedora
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
9 5 (17.24%) Waterfall

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
1 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (13.79%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) J2EE
1 4 (13.79%) OAuth
1 4 (13.79%) OpenID
1 4 (13.79%) SAML
2 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (13.79%) PKI
1 4 (13.79%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Cybercrime
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber Warfare
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) CentOS
3 5 (17.24%) Fedora
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) Android
4 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
4 4 (13.79%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (34.48%) Systems Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Task Automation
6 5 (17.24%) V-Model
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Cryptography
7 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.79%) Event Correlation
7 4 (13.79%) Human Factors
7 4 (13.79%) Information Security
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) SOA
7 4 (13.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C
2 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
2 9 (31.03%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) RHCE
4 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.90%) CISSP
5 2 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (6.90%) GIAC
5 2 (6.90%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (6.90%) MCSE
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (6.90%) SANS
5 2 (6.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
2 5 (17.24%) VirtualBox
2 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Xen
3 4 (13.79%) pfSense
4 2 (6.90%) NFS
4 2 (6.90%) Samba
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Ansible
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
2 9 (31.03%) Kubernetes
3 5 (17.24%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (17.24%) Nagios
3 5 (17.24%) OpenNMS
3 5 (17.24%) vCenter Server
3 5 (17.24%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.45%) Netcool
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.24%) Cloudera
3 5 (17.24%) Hortonworks
3 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) Splunk
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Meridio
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas