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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 107 101 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.25% 0.40% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.49% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
1007 1026 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.27% 82.34% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 882 894 480
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Kent

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Tonbridge - 2 £27,500 -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) SSADM
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) BPR

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) SSADM
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) BPR
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCDA
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint