Period
to 23 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 77 95
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 33 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.41% 2.71% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 3.03% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 41
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%

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 1,247 1,420 2,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.22% 89.36% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,090 1,214 1,738
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.67%

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 June 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 June 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 +8 28 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Newport - 3 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend -7 1 £70,000 +86.67% 2
Configuration Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 21 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (60.61%) DevOps
3 19 (57.58%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (57.58%) Puppet
4 16 (48.48%) Subversion
4 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
4 16 (48.48%) Python
5 15 (45.45%) SQL
5 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 15 (45.45%) Mentoring
6 14 (42.42%) High Availability
6 14 (42.42%) PHP
6 14 (42.42%) MySQL
6 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
6 14 (42.42%) DNS
6 14 (42.42%) LAMP
7 13 (39.39%) Clustering
7 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
7 13 (39.39%) LAN
7 13 (39.39%) WAN
7 13 (39.39%) Varnish
7 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
7 13 (39.39%) ZABBIX
7 13 (39.39%) WordPress
7 13 (39.39%) Content Management
7 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
7 13 (39.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (27.27%) Degree
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) Linux

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 13 (39.39%) WordPress
2 5 (15.15%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Anypoint
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) DNS
1 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (39.39%) LAN
2 13 (39.39%) WAN
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Subversion
2 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Military
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Lead DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Team Leader
3 6 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
5 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) DBA
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Service Transition Leader
7 2 (6.06%) AWS Architect
7 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) CSS3
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) Java EE
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Clustering
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (12.12%) CMDB
5 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Unix
3 4 (12.12%) CentOS
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) DC/OS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) DevOps
2 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
3 15 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 14 (42.42%) High Availability
5 13 (39.39%) Content Management
5 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (15.15%) People Management
8 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Scrum
9 4 (12.12%) Database Security
9 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.12%) ITIL
9 4 (12.12%) Security Patching
9 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) Release Management
11 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Python
2 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) PHP
4 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.12%) Java
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.06%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) C
8 1 (3.03%) C#
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) OCA
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) CITP
3 2 (6.06%) Sun Certification
4 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) MISRA
2 1 (3.03%) MISRA C
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Varnish
2 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (57.58%) Puppet
2 13 (39.39%) ZABBIX
3 4 (12.12%) Ansible
4 3 (9.09%) Terraform
5 1 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.03%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Green Hills
4 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) New Relic
4 1 (3.03%) PagerDuty