The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 73 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 29 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.67% 1.48% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 1.76% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 7
Average salary £43,500 £39,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -51.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Incident Management
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
892 853 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.21% 84.29% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 790 722 728
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Incident Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Incident Management Salary Trend in Kent

Incident Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Incident Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Incident Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Folkestone -2 2 £46,000 +64.28%
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,000 -
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management.

1 28 (52.83%) ITIL
2 26 (49.06%) Finance
3 19 (35.85%) Service Management
3 19 (35.85%) Service Delivery
4 18 (33.96%) Degree
4 18 (33.96%) Project Management
4 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
4 18 (33.96%) Windows
5 16 (30.19%) CISSP
6 15 (28.30%) SIEM
7 14 (26.42%) ITIL V2
7 14 (26.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (26.42%) Information Security
7 14 (26.42%) SLA
7 14 (26.42%) Cisco
8 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
8 13 (24.53%) Business Continuity
9 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
10 10 (18.87%) ITSM
11 8 (15.09%) Law
11 8 (15.09%) SSCP
11 8 (15.09%) CCSP
11 8 (15.09%) CCNP
11 8 (15.09%) CCNA
11 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (15.09%) SAP
11 8 (15.09%) ERP
11 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
11 8 (15.09%) CEH

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
3 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.66%) Network Security
5 2 (3.77%) VoIP
5 2 (3.77%) SAN
5 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.77%) H.323
5 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.89%) DNS
6 1 (1.89%) WAN
6 1 (1.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Big Data
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Law
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Analyst
2 19 (35.85%) Services Delivery Manager
2 19 (35.85%) Service Manager
2 19 (35.85%) Delivery Manager
3 13 (24.53%) IT Services Manager
3 13 (24.53%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 11 (20.75%) Security Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) ArcSight Specialist
6 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support
8 3 (5.66%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.77%) Operations Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) ITIL
2 19 (35.85%) Service Management
2 19 (35.85%) Service Delivery
3 18 (33.96%) Project Management
3 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
4 15 (28.30%) SIEM
5 14 (26.42%) ITIL V2
5 14 (26.42%) Information Security
6 13 (24.53%) Business Continuity
7 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (18.87%) ITSM
9 8 (15.09%) ERP
9 8 (15.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (15.09%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Analytics
9 8 (15.09%) Cyber Security
10 6 (11.32%) Data Security
10 6 (11.32%) Security Management
10 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (11.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 16 (30.19%) CISSP
3 8 (15.09%) SSCP
3 8 (15.09%) CCSP
3 8 (15.09%) CCNP
3 8 (15.09%) CCNA
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (15.09%) CEH
4 7 (13.21%) CHFI
4 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
6 2 (3.77%) PMP
6 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) CISM
7 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (26.42%) SLA
2 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Cisco
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) SAP
4 5 (9.43%) ArcSight
4 5 (9.43%) TippingPoint
4 5 (9.43%) VMware
5 3 (5.66%) Remedy
6 2 (3.77%) Avaya
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix
6 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.77%) Veeam
6 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.77%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.89%) Splunk
7 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.89%) HP