The table below looks at the statistics for Release 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 Release Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 106 100 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -29
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.091% 0.71% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Release 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
931 955 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.02% 84.89% 70.55%
Number of salaries quoted 826 817 438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Release Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Kent

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Release 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 Release Management.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 14 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) Service Management
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 9 (42.86%) MS Office
5 9 (42.86%) Supplier Management
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) Security Management
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) VMS
7 5 (23.81%) Line Management
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (14.29%) COBIT
9 3 (14.29%) Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) Retail

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Release 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 Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
1 12 (57.14%) LAN
1 12 (57.14%) WAN
1 12 (57.14%) IP Telephony
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SSDT
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) PVCS
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Head of Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Quality Manager
3 2 (9.52%) QA Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Struts
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (57.14%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Service Management
4 9 (42.86%) Supplier Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Line Management
6 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 3 (14.29%) Network Management
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 2 (9.52%) QMS
8 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) Propensity Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
8 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9000
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SEA Business Services Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum (could be more for an exceptional candidate)
Posted: 27 days ago