Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 82 90
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 17 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.26% 2.78% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 3.06% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 17
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% -34.92%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +3.80%

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 1214 1209 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.13% 90.90% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1023 938
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 21 November 2017.

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 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
Bath -36 13 £45,000 -
Street - 1 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (41.18%) Puppet
3 6 (35.29%) Ansible
3 6 (35.29%) DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 4 (23.53%) Kubernetes
5 4 (23.53%) Docker
5 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) CMDB
5 4 (23.53%) Apache
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Nagios
6 3 (17.65%) Corosync
6 3 (17.65%) GitLab
6 3 (17.65%) Pacemaker
6 3 (17.65%) VirtualBox
6 3 (17.65%) High Availability
6 3 (17.65%) Break/Fix
7 2 (11.76%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (11.76%) Marathon

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 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) IPv4
3 1 (5.88%) L2TP
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) PPP
3 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) CouchDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) Redis
1 2 (11.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) GitLab
4 2 (11.76%) GoCD
4 2 (11.76%) Travis CI
5 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Online Betting
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Transition Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Asset and Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Information Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) CMDB
2 2 (11.76%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Debian
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Break/Fix
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Docker
3 3 (17.65%) Corosync
3 3 (17.65%) VirtualBox
4 2 (11.76%) KVM
4 2 (11.76%) LXC
4 2 (11.76%) Xen
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Ansible
3 4 (23.53%) Kubernetes
3 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (17.65%) Nagios
4 3 (17.65%) Pacemaker
5 2 (11.76%) CFEngine
5 2 (11.76%) Ganeti
5 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
5 2 (11.76%) Linux-HA
5 2 (11.76%) Marathon
5 2 (11.76%) Mesos
5 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
6 1 (5.88%) Cacti
6 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) SAP