Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 101 121
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 17 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.23% 1.64% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.83% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 27
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -6.08%
10th Percentile £31,075 £19,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £56,875 £62,500 £59,000
Wales median annual salary £42,375 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.83% +5.88% -8.60%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,243 1,693 1,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.94% 89.34% 83.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,098 1,487 1,717
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +6.69%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in South Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in South Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in South Wales

Configuration Management
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cardiff +17 9 £42,500 -29.17% 3
Newport -8 5 £45,000 - 1
Configuration Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (41.18%) DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (23.53%) UML
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Android
5 4 (23.53%) Puppet
5 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Management
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) IPTV
6 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) ISEB
6 3 (17.65%) DRM
6 3 (17.65%) Digital TV
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) OOD
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (5.88%) Anypoint
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Appium
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
2 2 (11.76%) Romanian Language
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.88%) Java Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Jest
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) Kafka
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.88%) React
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Digital TV
2 3 (17.65%) IPTV
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (41.18%) DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) DRM
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Test Management
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Network Management
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) Python
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) C-shell
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) MISRA
1 1 (5.88%) MISRA C
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) KVM
1 1 (5.88%) Varnish
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) HP ALM
3 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (11.76%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (5.88%) Terraform
4 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) BMC
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Green Hills
4 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.88%) Perforce
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.88%) VMware