Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 95 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 -35 +46
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 35 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.46% 3.09% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 3.38% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 54
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -8.54% +27.13%
10th Percentile £32,275 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £50,775 £55,000 £62,100
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

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 1,278 1,923 1,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 89.75% 91.40% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,579 1,302
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +9 10 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Gloucester +1 9 £44,000 +17.33%
Tewkesbury - 2 £42,500 -
Cirencester - 2 £24,000 -
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 23 (65.71%) SDLC
2 21 (60.00%) Linux
3 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
4 18 (51.43%) DevOps
5 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
5 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (45.71%) Puppet
7 15 (42.86%) JIRA
7 15 (42.86%) DV Cleared
8 14 (40.00%) XML
8 14 (40.00%) HTML
8 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 14 (40.00%) CSS
9 13 (37.14%) C
9 13 (37.14%) Windows
9 13 (37.14%) Python
9 13 (37.14%) Relational Database
10 12 (34.29%) SQL
10 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
11 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
12 10 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (25.71%) TDD
13 9 (25.71%) C#
14 8 (22.86%) Perl
14 8 (22.86%) ITIL
14 8 (22.86%) Service Management
14 8 (22.86%) JMeter
14 8 (22.86%) Migration
14 8 (22.86%) WATIR

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 8 (22.86%) Apache Spark
2 7 (20.00%) Confluence
2 7 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (20.00%) JBoss
3 6 (17.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) SMS
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) Apache Accumulo
2 8 (22.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (42.86%) JIRA
3 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (22.86%) JMeter
5 8 (22.86%) Selenium
5 8 (22.86%) WATIR
6 6 (17.14%) JUnit
7 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
1 8 (22.86%) Software Tester
1 8 (22.86%) Tester
2 7 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Applications Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) ICT Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) CSS
1 14 (40.00%) HTML
1 14 (40.00%) XML
2 7 (20.00%) EJB
2 7 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
2 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (20.00%) Java EE
2 7 (20.00%) JAXB
2 7 (20.00%) JPA
2 7 (20.00%) JSF
2 7 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
2 7 (20.00%) REST
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
2 7 (20.00%) XSD
2 7 (20.00%) XSLT
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (5.71%) State Machine
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) SDLC
2 18 (51.43%) DevOps
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (25.71%) TDD
6 8 (22.86%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL
6 8 (22.86%) Migration
6 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) Scenario Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Service Management
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
7 7 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 7 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) C
2 13 (37.14%) Python
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
5 9 (25.71%) C#
6 8 (22.86%) Perl
6 8 (22.86%) Ruby
7 7 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.71%) C++
9 2 (5.71%) PHP
10 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) ISTQB
3 8 (22.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (20.00%) Kibana
4 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Sophos
4 1 (2.86%) New Relic
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) VMware