Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 72 106
Rank change year-on-year -19 +34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 43 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.47% 2.90% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.35% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 14
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £36,750 £40,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% -2.22%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,502 1,076 1,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.17% 86.63% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 946 1,090
Southampton median annual salary £39,750 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.47% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,875 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,625 £61,250 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Southampton

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Southampton

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 38 (88.37%) Puppet
2 31 (72.09%) Linux
3 29 (67.44%) Ruby
4 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
4 28 (65.12%) Windows
5 27 (62.79%) Python
5 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (62.79%) VMware
5 27 (62.79%) Windows Server
6 26 (60.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (60.47%) Perl
7 25 (58.14%) RHCE
7 25 (58.14%) Red Hat
7 25 (58.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 25 (58.14%) RHCSA
8 23 (53.49%) Apache
8 23 (53.49%) Tomcat
8 23 (53.49%) Java
8 23 (53.49%) Web Services
9 13 (30.23%) Docker
9 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (27.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (27.91%) SQL
10 12 (27.91%) Google
11 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
12 10 (23.26%) Firewall
12 10 (23.26%) Kubernetes
12 10 (23.26%) Ansible
12 10 (23.26%) DevOps
12 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 23 (53.49%) Apache
1 23 (53.49%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (27.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (20.93%) SaaS
5 3 (6.98%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) VPN
3 3 (6.98%) Skype
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
1 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Travis CI
2 3 (6.98%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Junior
7 1 (2.33%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 28 (65.12%) Windows
3 27 (62.79%) Windows Server
4 26 (60.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.63%) Unix
6 1 (2.33%) CentOS
6 1 (2.33%) Debian
6 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) DevOps
2 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
2 9 (20.93%) Open Source
2 9 (20.93%) Open Source Development
3 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.65%) Threat Management
5 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.33%) OO
5 1 (2.33%) People Management
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.33%) Service Management
5 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) Ruby
2 27 (62.79%) Python
3 26 (60.47%) Perl
4 23 (53.49%) Java
5 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.98%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) C
9 1 (2.33%) C#
9 1 (2.33%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) Go
9 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) RHCE
1 25 (58.14%) RHCSA
1 25 (58.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (30.23%) Docker
3 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (88.37%) Puppet
2 10 (23.26%) Ansible
2 10 (23.26%) Kubernetes
2 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 27 (62.79%) VMware
3 25 (58.14%) Red Hat
4 12 (27.91%) Google
5 3 (6.98%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.33%) Isilon
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle