The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 81 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 15 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.50% 2.34% 1.41%
As % of the General category 3.99% 6.16% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 10
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £38,600 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £96,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
Banking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
376 406 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.71% 37.94% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 267 335 244
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Banking
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Kent region.

Banking Salary Trend in Kent

Banking
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Kent

Banking
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £34,000 -
Stansted - 1 £30,500 -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (29.63%) UNIX
3 7 (25.93%) AIX
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris
3 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) LDAP
3 7 (25.93%) NFS
3 7 (25.93%) Perl
3 7 (25.93%) MySQL
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 7 (25.93%) Sun
3 7 (25.93%) OpenView
3 7 (25.93%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) Dell
3 7 (25.93%) SAN
3 7 (25.93%) Veritas
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.93%) Control-M
3 7 (25.93%) NetBackup
3 7 (25.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Puppet
3 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (22.22%) DevOps
4 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (22.22%) Firewall
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) LDAP
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
1 7 (25.93%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) VPN
4 4 (14.81%) VLAN
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 1 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) YAML
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) WinForms
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) HACMP
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) UNIX
2 7 (25.93%) AIX
2 7 (25.93%) Solaris
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Line Management
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) PHP
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C
2 4 (14.81%) C++
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) EMIR
1 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) NFS
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) OpenView
1 7 (25.93%) Control-M
1 7 (25.93%) NetBackup
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
1 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
1 7 (25.93%) Sun
1 7 (25.93%) HP
1 7 (25.93%) Dell
1 7 (25.93%) Veritas
1 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Aruba
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy