Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Configuration Management
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 111 133
Rank change year-on-year +28 +22 -28
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 25 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.74% 1.38% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.53% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 12
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +16.13% -8.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,850 £26,075
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,250 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -16.67% +16.13% -8.82%

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 1269 1960 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.37% 89.91% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1758 1762
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,280 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Cardiff +35 12 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Bridgend - 8 £37,500 -
Configuration Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) DevOps
3 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (64.00%) Puppet
4 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (44.00%) Python
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) Ansible
6 9 (36.00%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
7 8 (32.00%) Maven
7 8 (32.00%) Java
7 8 (32.00%) Unix
8 7 (28.00%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (28.00%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (24.00%) Docker
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) Perl
9 6 (24.00%) PHP
9 6 (24.00%) OO
9 6 (24.00%) Games
9 6 (24.00%) SLA
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) Scrum
10 5 (20.00%) Change Management
10 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.00%) HTTP

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 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (4.00%) SecureCRT
4 1 (4.00%) SMS
4 1 (4.00%) SSH
4 1 (4.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Maven
3 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.00%) Subversion
5 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (24.00%) Games
2 3 (12.00%) Military
3 2 (8.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Transition Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Support
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) MFC
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) VMS
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (24.00%) OO
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (20.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.00%) API Development
6 3 (12.00%) OOD
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) RUP
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (44.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
3 6 (24.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (24.00%) Docker
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
2 10 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) BMC
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds