Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 96 67
Rank change year-on-year -18 -29 +28
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 23 65 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.47% 2.99% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 3.35% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 80 57
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £34,600 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,875 £59,400
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 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 1397 1943 1849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 89.32% 89.42% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1539 1520
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +3.61% +9.07%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £63,750
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 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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017. 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
Tewkesbury - 7 £42,500 -
Cheltenham +7 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Gloucester -4 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cirencester -18 2 £24,000 -46.67%
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
2 8 (34.78%) Puppet
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 8 (34.78%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (30.43%) SDLC
3 7 (30.43%) Defect Management
3 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
3 7 (30.43%) Test Management
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
4 6 (26.09%) Law
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
4 6 (26.09%) Statistics
4 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
4 6 (26.09%) Time Management
4 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
5 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
5 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) XML

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 (21.74%) IIS
1 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Qpid
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) IaaS
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) SMS
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
2 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
3 4 (17.39%) Ant
3 4 (17.39%) Maven
4 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) JMeter
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) WATIR
General
1 6 (26.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Test Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) ICT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) ICT Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) ICT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (17.39%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
1 8 (34.78%) Scenario Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Defect Management
2 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
2 7 (30.43%) SDLC
2 7 (30.43%) Test Management
2 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
3 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 6 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
3 6 (26.09%) Statistics
3 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
1 5 (21.74%) C#
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
1 5 (21.74%) Python
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Perl
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Dovecot
3 1 (4.35%) Postfix
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.35%) OpenView
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Rackspace
2 4 (17.39%) SaltStack
3 3 (13.04%) Sophos
4 2 (8.70%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat