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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 70 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -28
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 27 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.53% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 0.50% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 3
Average salary £47,500 £26,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.69% -67.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 1006 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.68% 82.73% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 766 882 504
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

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 October 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
Tunbridge Wells +25 2 £43,750 +34.61%
Maidstone - 2 £46,250 -
Folkestone - 1 £28,000 -
West Malling - 1 £35,500 -
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 19 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 9 (23.68%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (23.68%) SIEM
4 8 (21.05%) Service Management
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) Windows
5 7 (18.42%) Java
6 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle
7 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.16%) SLA
7 5 (13.16%) Spring
7 5 (13.16%) VMware
7 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.53%) Legal
8 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) IBM
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.89%) SAN

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) LDAP
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) WAN
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.63%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (2.63%) PVCS
2 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
3 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Applications Support
2 7 (18.42%) Security Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Operations Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) IT Operations Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Security Operations Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Spring
2 2 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) Struts
3 1 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) HACMP
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) AIX
2 3 (7.89%) Solaris
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 11 (28.95%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 9 (23.68%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (23.68%) SIEM
3 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
4 8 (21.05%) Service Management
5 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Data Security
9 2 (5.26%) TDD
9 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.26%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
3 2 (5.26%) CITP
4 1 (2.63%) PCI QSA
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) NFS
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) OpenView
1 3 (7.89%) Control-M
1 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Nessus
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
1 5 (13.16%) VMware
2 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) Sun
3 3 (7.89%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) Dell
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) Veritas
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) FrontRange
5 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.63%) Palantir
5 1 (2.63%) McAfee