Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 47 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 25 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.53% 2.44% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 2.77% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 1
Shropshire median annual salary £58,750 £66,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.32% -5.36% -
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.46% +6.67% +16.88%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 370 506 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.86% 88.15% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 264 380 242
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,432
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Shropshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Shropshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Shropshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Shropshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Telford +4 24 £55,000 -16.98% 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £74,000 -
Configuration Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Subversion
3 14 (56.00%) JIRA
3 14 (56.00%) Confluence
3 14 (56.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (52.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (52.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) IBM
5 12 (48.00%) BMC
5 12 (48.00%) ClearQuest
5 12 (48.00%) Apache
5 12 (48.00%) Atlassian
5 12 (48.00%) CollabNet
5 12 (48.00%) Serena
5 12 (48.00%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (48.00%) Sonatype
6 10 (40.00%) TDD
6 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 9 (36.00%) Kanban
7 9 (36.00%) DevOps
7 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (32.00%) Puppet
8 8 (32.00%) SFIA
9 7 (28.00%) Open Source

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 14 (56.00%) Confluence
2 12 (48.00%) Apache
3 6 (24.00%) Documentum
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) JIRA
1 14 (56.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 14 (56.00%) Subversion
2 13 (52.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (48.00%) ClearQuest
4 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.00%) Maven
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Linux Support
1 7 (28.00%) Support Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Platform Manager
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Support
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
3 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (36.00%) DevOps
4 9 (36.00%) Kanban
4 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (32.00%) SFIA
6 7 (28.00%) Coaching
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) Open Source
6 7 (28.00%) Service Management
7 6 (24.00%) Case Management
7 6 (24.00%) Data Management
7 6 (24.00%) ITSM
7 6 (24.00%) People Management
7 6 (24.00%) Quality Management
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Go
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CITP
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Atlassian
1 12 (48.00%) BMC
1 12 (48.00%) CollabNet
1 12 (48.00%) IBM
1 12 (48.00%) Serena
1 12 (48.00%) Sonatype
2 6 (24.00%) Pega
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) webMethods
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat