Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 98 69
Rank change year-on-year +41 -29 +26
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 31 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.60% 1.32% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 1.43% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 43
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £53,000 £49,875 £57,250
South West median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +11.11% +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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 781 1,189 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.60% 92.24% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 650 979 1,080
Somerset median annual salary £43,000 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.92% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,625
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Somerset

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Somerset

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Somerset

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Bath +46 23 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bridgwater - 8 £40,000 - 2
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 26 (83.87%) Puppet
3 23 (74.19%) DevOps
4 21 (67.74%) Retail
4 21 (67.74%) Apache
5 16 (51.61%) Deployment Automation
5 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
6 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (45.16%) VMware
8 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
8 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
8 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
8 13 (41.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (35.48%) Windows
9 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) Unix
11 9 (29.03%) Cisco
12 8 (25.81%) LAMP
12 8 (25.81%) PHP
12 8 (25.81%) MySQL
12 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.81%) ZABBIX
12 8 (25.81%) Cacti
12 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
12 8 (25.81%) Open Source

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 21 (67.74%) Apache
2 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
2 13 (41.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) GitLab
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 21 (67.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (61.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (58.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 18 (58.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) IT Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Network Systems Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 3 (9.68%) Administrator
9 3 (9.68%) Server Administrator
10 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) LAMP
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) Unix
5 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) DevOps
2 16 (51.61%) Deployment Automation
3 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
4 10 (32.26%) ITIL
5 8 (25.81%) Open Source
5 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (25.81%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Release Management
8 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
9 2 (6.45%) High Availability
9 2 (6.45%) Microservices
9 2 (6.45%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) Server Management
9 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.23%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PHP
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CCNA
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (22.58%) CISSP
1 7 (22.58%) LPIC
1 7 (22.58%) SSCP
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Corosync
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (83.87%) Puppet
2 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (25.81%) Cacti
3 8 (25.81%) ZABBIX
4 4 (12.90%) Ansible
5 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
5 2 (6.45%) Pacemaker
6 1 (3.23%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Cognizant
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper