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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 79 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 17 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.68% 1.10% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.44% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 7
Average salary £60,000 £49,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,900 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £49,500 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
843 834 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.30% 76.16% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 712 714 549
Average salary £41,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £67,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Release 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 Release Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Chatham +1 6 £45,000 - 1
Dover - 4 £62,500 - 1
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (58.06%) IP Telephony
3 17 (54.84%) LAN
3 17 (54.84%) WAN
3 17 (54.84%) Cisco
4 16 (51.61%) Service Delivery
5 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
5 14 (45.16%) Degree
6 13 (41.94%) MS Office
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
6 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
6 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
6 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (41.94%) Service Management
6 13 (41.94%) Supplier Management
7 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco IPT
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (25.81%) Change Management
9 7 (22.58%) Migration
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (19.35%) ETL
10 6 (19.35%) SQL

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 13 (41.94%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
1 18 (58.06%) IP Telephony
2 17 (54.84%) LAN
2 17 (54.84%) WAN
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (19.35%) DTS
4 2 (6.45%) SSDT
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Network Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (9.68%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (6.45%) DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Quality Manager
8 1 (3.23%) QA Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) DTV
1 2 (6.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) ITIL
1 18 (58.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (51.61%) Service Delivery
3 13 (41.94%) Service Management
3 13 (41.94%) Supplier Management
4 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (25.81%) Change Management
5 7 (22.58%) Migration
6 6 (19.35%) ETL
6 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (16.13%) Network Management
7 5 (16.13%) Security Management
8 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
8 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
9 2 (6.45%) Database Tuning
9 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
1 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Red Gate
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Capita
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 2 days ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago