The table below looks at the statistics for RMDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.096% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 4.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £75,000 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
RMDS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Business Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
21 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.02% 3.48% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 23
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%

RMDS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RMDS across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

RMDS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RMDS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

RMDS Salary Trend in Kent

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing RMDS 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 RMDS.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 5 (100.00%) Rendezvous
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (100.00%) Radianz
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) NetScout
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Tradeweb
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Tufin
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (100.00%) Multicast
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) SLA

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing RMDS 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 RMDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (100.00%) Radianz
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) NetScout
1 5 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Tradeweb
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Tufin
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) LogLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco