Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 128 83
Rank change year-on-year +33 -45 -12
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 39 23 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.32% 1.39% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.52% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 91
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,200 £37,375 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £52,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year -8.00% +16.96% +6.88%

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 1,566 1,515 1,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.10% 91.87% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,231 1,401
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +6 11 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Gloucester 0 5 £48,000 +9.71% 3
Tewkesbury -19 5 £44,000 +3.53%
Stroud - 2 £85,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £87,500 - 1
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (64.10%) Security Cleared
2 17 (43.59%) Linux
3 16 (41.03%) C
4 15 (38.46%) Python
4 15 (38.46%) SDLC
5 13 (33.33%) Windows
5 13 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 12 (30.77%) Puppet
6 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 11 (28.21%) JIRA
7 11 (28.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (28.21%) DevOps
7 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
8 10 (25.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
9 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 8 (20.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (20.51%) Perl
10 8 (20.51%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (17.95%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (17.95%) Ruby
11 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
12 6 (15.38%) Software Architecture
12 6 (15.38%) JSF
12 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
12 6 (15.38%) JavaScript

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 6 (15.38%) JBoss
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.26%) Confluence
3 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
1 5 (12.82%) VPN
2 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
1 11 (28.21%) JIRA
2 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) WATIR
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps Manager
4 4 (10.26%) FPGA Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Release Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Scripter
4 4 (10.26%) VHDL Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Software Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) CSS
1 6 (15.38%) EJB
1 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
1 6 (15.38%) J2EE
1 6 (15.38%) JSF
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
1 6 (15.38%) XML
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) EJB 3.0
2 4 (10.26%) Java EE
2 4 (10.26%) JAXB
2 4 (10.26%) JPA
2 4 (10.26%) OAuth
2 4 (10.26%) OpenID
2 4 (10.26%) PrimeFaces
2 4 (10.26%) REST
2 4 (10.26%) SAML
2 4 (10.26%) XSD
2 4 (10.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Replication
3 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.26%) PKI
3 4 (10.26%) VHDL
4 2 (5.13%) State Machine
5 1 (2.56%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) Unix
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.26%) Android
5 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Fedora
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) SDLC
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 11 (28.21%) DevOps
4 10 (25.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (20.51%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.95%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (15.38%) Software Architecture
7 6 (15.38%) Software Delivery
8 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (12.82%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Information Security
9 4 (10.26%) PLM
9 4 (10.26%) Release Management
9 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C
2 15 (38.46%) Python
3 8 (20.51%) Perl
4 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
4 7 (17.95%) Ruby
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) Java
6 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.26%) C#
7 4 (10.26%) C++
7 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) pfSense
2 4 (10.26%) Firmware
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.13%) Docker
4 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Kibana
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.69%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.56%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) OpenNMS
5 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Splunk
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.56%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.56%) VMware