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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 94 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 0.72% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.93% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -
GAP Analysis
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
823 860 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.80% 77.41% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 691 739 561
Average salary £41,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Kent

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Kent

GAP Analysis
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis.

1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) NHS
2 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (38.46%) HL7
2 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) CISSP
4 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) BPR
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) COBIT
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) CISA
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) ISEB
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing GAP Analysis 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 GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
2 2 (15.38%) CRM Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
1 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) BPR
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) HL7
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft