Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 74 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 +29 +29
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 46 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.05% 2.43% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 2.65% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 27
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +61.54%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,500
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -28.57% +61.54%

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 1,329 1,323 1,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.07% 91.88% 90.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,116 1,164 1,730
South Wales median annual salary £40,375 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.94% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,350 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,375 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +5 40 £50,000 -16.67% 5
Torfaen - 3 £55,000 - 2
Newport - 2 £40,000 - 4
Bridgend -12 1 £70,000 +86.67% 1
Configuration Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (43.48%) DevOps
4 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
4 15 (32.61%) Java
5 14 (30.43%) Degree
6 13 (28.26%) Puppet
6 13 (28.26%) Python
6 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (23.91%) Linux
7 11 (23.91%) SQL
7 11 (23.91%) Scrum
8 10 (21.74%) MySQL
8 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
8 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 10 (21.74%) Subversion
8 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
8 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
9 9 (19.57%) Docker
9 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (19.57%) ZABBIX
9 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
9 9 (19.57%) LAMP
9 9 (19.57%) Finance
10 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
10 8 (17.39%) DNS
10 8 (17.39%) LAN
10 8 (17.39%) WAN

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 8 (17.39%) WordPress
2 5 (10.87%) Anypoint
3 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) Jetty
5 1 (2.17%) nginx
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (17.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (6.52%) GitHub
5 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) LAN
2 8 (17.39%) WAN
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.70%) Big Data
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
1 10 (21.74%) Subversion
2 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.70%) JIRA
3 4 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (6.52%) GitLab
4 3 (6.52%) Gradle
4 3 (6.52%) Maven
4 3 (6.52%) webpack
5 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.17%) RSpec
6 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Back Office
3 4 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Developer
1 9 (19.57%) Lead DevOps
2 8 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) DBA
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (10.87%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
5 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Service Transition Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Backend Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) LAMP
2 8 (17.39%) Spring
3 6 (13.04%) HTML
3 6 (13.04%) JSON
4 4 (8.70%) Kafka
4 4 (8.70%) XML
5 3 (6.52%) .NET
5 3 (6.52%) Java EE
5 3 (6.52%) REST
5 3 (6.52%) SOAP
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) CSS3
6 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) Clustering
3 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
4 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.04%) CMDB
5 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.70%) User Experience
6 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Unix
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) DC/OS
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) DevOps
3 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
4 11 (23.91%) Scrum
5 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.39%) Content Management
7 8 (17.39%) High Availability
7 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
7 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.04%) Database Security
8 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (13.04%) Microservices
8 6 (13.04%) Release Management
8 6 (13.04%) Security Patching
8 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.70%) Analytics
10 4 (8.70%) Coaching
10 4 (8.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) Python
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 8 (17.39%) PHP
5 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 6 (13.04%) C#
6 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) OCA
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) CITP
4 2 (4.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
2 8 (17.39%) Varnish
3 4 (8.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 9 (19.57%) ZABBIX
3 8 (17.39%) Ansible
4 4 (8.70%) Terraform
5 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.17%) Graphite
6 1 (2.17%) Nagios
6 1 (2.17%) Pingdom
6 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) MuleSoft
4 4 (8.70%) OutSystems
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) New Relic
5 2 (4.35%) Sybase
6 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.17%) PagerDuty