Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 92 78
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 26 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.12% 1.53% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.67% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 28
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.05% +15.86%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

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 1,091 1,136 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 88.77% 91.32% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 929 941 946
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,850 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,050 £58,750 £54,375
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 19 February 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 19 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
Bath -16 17 £50,000 - 1
Clevedon - 4 £36,000 -
Glastonbury - 1 £35,000 -
Street - 1 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (61.54%) Puppet
2 16 (61.54%) DevOps
3 14 (53.85%) Apache
3 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (42.31%) Retail
6 10 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (19.23%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (19.23%) Ansible
10 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
10 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 4 (15.38%) Debian
10 4 (15.38%) Unix
10 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (15.38%) CMDB
10 4 (15.38%) Firewall
10 4 (15.38%) Wireless
11 3 (11.54%) Service Management
11 3 (11.54%) Velocity

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 14 (53.85%) Apache
2 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) Wireless
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Broadband
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) BGP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.85%) IPsec
4 1 (3.85%) IPv4
4 1 (3.85%) L2TP
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) PPP
4 1 (3.85%) SMS
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.54%) GoCD
5 1 (3.85%) GitLab
5 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (42.31%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Online Betting
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (53.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 14 (53.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Administrator
5 6 (23.08%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Web Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Debian
3 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) DevOps
2 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Microservices
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Open Source
8 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.85%) Server Patching
8 1 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCIE
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (11.54%) VirtualBox
3 2 (7.69%) LXC
4 1 (3.85%) Corosync
4 1 (3.85%) Snort
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) Puppet
2 10 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (19.23%) Ansible
4 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.85%) Cacti
5 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) Pacemaker
5 1 (3.85%) Rancher
5 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) SAP