The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
UK / Wales
Rank 79 73 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 20 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.85% 2.23% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.74% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 23
Median salary £54,250 £42,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.64% -11.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 934 1130 1126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.24% 81.29% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 763 946 960
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Wales

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Wales

Configuration Management
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 17 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Mid Wales - 3 £39,000 -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (37.50%) DevOps
3 15 (37.50%) OO
4 14 (35.00%) Windows
5 13 (32.50%) Puppet
6 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
9 9 (22.50%) Perl
9 9 (22.50%) SLA
9 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
9 9 (22.50%) VMware
10 8 (20.00%) Games
10 8 (20.00%) Requirements Management
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.00%) PHP
10 8 (20.00%) C++
10 8 (20.00%) UML
10 8 (20.00%) Python
10 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (17.50%) C#
11 7 (17.50%) Cisco
11 7 (17.50%) CMDB
12 6 (15.00%) Embedded C
12 6 (15.00%) Embedded C++
12 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (15.00%) C

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.00%) IaaS
4 2 (5.00%) GitHub
4 2 (5.00%) Office 365
4 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 2 (5.00%) SaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) BGP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) HSRP
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) MPLS
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.00%) Automotive
3 2 (5.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Military
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) POCO
3 1 (2.50%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) CMDB
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) CentOS
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Unix
5 3 (7.50%) Debian
5 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) DevOps
1 15 (37.50%) OO
2 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 8 (20.00%) UML
6 6 (15.00%) ITIL
6 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (15.00%) Software Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Coaching
8 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.50%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Open Source
8 3 (7.50%) Security Management
9 2 (5.00%) Information Security
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) Perl
3 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (20.00%) C++
3 8 (20.00%) PHP
3 8 (20.00%) Python
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) C
5 6 (15.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (15.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) CISA
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) ISO22301
2 2 (5.00%) MISRA
2 2 (5.00%) MISRA C
2 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Puppet
2 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.00%) Ansible
4 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.50%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) Juniper
6 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (5.00%) Green Hills
6 2 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Infoblox
6 2 (5.00%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.50%) New Relic
7 1 (2.50%) SaltStack
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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