Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 97 70
Rank change year-on-year +45 -27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 38 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.85% 1.66% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 1.77% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 45
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% +6.25%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 906 1,245 1,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.89% 93.96% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 782 965 962
Somerset median annual salary £41,626 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.07% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,375 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +16 27 £50,000 +30.72% 3
Bridgwater - 6 £35,000 - 2
Clevedon - 4 £36,000 -
Glastonbury - 1 £35,000 -
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 34 (89.47%) Apache
3 33 (86.84%) Puppet
4 32 (84.21%) Retail
5 28 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (73.68%) DevOps
6 27 (71.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (71.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (71.05%) E-Commerce
6 27 (71.05%) VMware
7 26 (68.42%) Red Hat
7 26 (68.42%) Tomcat
7 26 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (68.42%) Deployment Automation
8 25 (65.79%) Jenkins
9 24 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
10 23 (60.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (28.95%) ITIL
11 11 (28.95%) MySQL
12 9 (23.68%) Unix
13 7 (18.42%) Open Source
13 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation
14 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
14 6 (15.79%) Cacti
14 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
14 6 (15.79%) LPIC
14 6 (15.79%) Windows
14 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 6 (15.79%) PHP

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 34 (89.47%) Apache
2 26 (68.42%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 28 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (71.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) Wireless
2 3 (7.89%) DHCP
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) Broadband
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) VoIP
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Jenkins
2 23 (60.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) GoCD
4 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (84.21%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Linux Engineer
2 27 (71.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (71.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 27 (71.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 26 (68.42%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Web Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Open Source Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
1 2 (5.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 26 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Unix
4 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
4 6 (15.79%) Windows
5 4 (10.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) DevOps
2 27 (71.05%) E-Commerce
3 26 (68.42%) Deployment Automation
4 11 (28.95%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) Open Source
5 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (13.16%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.63%) Microservices
9 1 (2.63%) Proactive Monitoring
9 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.63%) Service Management
9 1 (2.63%) TDD
9 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CCNA
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (15.79%) CISSP
1 6 (15.79%) LPIC
1 6 (15.79%) SSCP
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (2.63%) Snort
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (86.84%) Puppet
2 24 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.79%) Cacti
3 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
4 2 (5.26%) Ansible
5 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 26 (68.42%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Google