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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 82 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.58% 0.65% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.78% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
732 902 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.72% 84.22% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 654 831 693
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis 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 Kent region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) VoIP
1 5 (62.50%) WLAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
1 5 (62.50%) OSPF
1 5 (62.50%) BGP
1 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) IPsec
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
1 5 (62.50%) Brocade
1 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (62.50%) F5
1 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) BGP
1 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
1 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
1 5 (62.50%) IPsec
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) OSPF
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) VoIP
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Support
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Brocade
1 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) F5
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft