Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 82 115
Rank change year-on-year +8 +33 +19
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 43 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.70% 1.83% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.99% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 21
South Wales median annual salary £52,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -13.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,750 £62,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +5.88%

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 1,385 1,308 1,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.00% 91.85% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,138 1,158 1,778
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,619 £55,280
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +10 36 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Torfaen - 5 £55,000 -
Bridgend -7 2 £62,500 +66.67% 1
Configuration Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (46.51%) DevOps
3 16 (37.21%) Java
4 15 (34.88%) Linux
5 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
6 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (27.91%) Scrum
7 11 (25.58%) Degree
7 11 (25.58%) Docker
8 10 (23.26%) Ansible
8 10 (23.26%) Finance
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
10 8 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (18.60%) Spring
10 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
10 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.60%) C#
10 8 (18.60%) HTML
11 7 (16.28%) Python
11 7 (16.28%) JSON
11 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
11 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (16.28%) Microservices
12 6 (13.95%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (13.95%) Maven
12 6 (13.95%) Unix

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 5 (11.63%) Anypoint
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Jetty
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) GitHub
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.65%) Datadog
4 2 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.65%) Office 365
5 1 (2.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Big Data
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) Maven
2 6 (13.95%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
4 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.30%) GitLab
4 4 (9.30%) Gradle
4 4 (9.30%) webpack
5 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.98%) JIRA
5 3 (6.98%) Subversion
6 2 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (4.65%) Selenium
6 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.65%) Travis CI
6 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.33%) RSpec
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Back Office
3 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.98%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Backend Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) HTML
1 8 (18.60%) Spring
2 7 (16.28%) JSON
3 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 5 (11.63%) REST
3 5 (11.63%) Web Services
3 5 (11.63%) XML
4 4 (9.30%) HTML5
4 4 (9.30%) Kafka
4 4 (9.30%) SOAP
5 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 3 (6.98%) CSS3
5 3 (6.98%) Spring Boot
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (4.65%) Java EE
6 2 (4.65%) OAuth
6 2 (4.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.30%) CMDB
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.33%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) IPTV
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Unix
3 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) DC/OS
5 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) DevOps
3 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
6 8 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (16.28%) Microservices
7 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) Analytics
9 4 (9.30%) Coaching
9 4 (9.30%) Data Management
9 4 (9.30%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.30%) Information Management
9 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) Release Management
9 4 (9.30%) SDLC
9 4 (9.30%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) C#
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) ES6
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.30%) OCA
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.33%) CITP
3 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.65%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Ansible
2 5 (11.63%) Kubernetes
2 5 (11.63%) Terraform
3 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.30%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (4.65%) Packer
5 1 (2.33%) Graphite
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
5 1 (2.33%) Rundeck
5 1 (2.33%) Salt
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
5 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) MuleSoft
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) OutSystems
4 3 (6.98%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) New Relic
5 2 (4.65%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) Aruba
6 1 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Sybase