The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Trainee in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 90 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.78% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £20,000 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £19,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
Trainee
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
986 1143 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.20% 96.21% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1014 646
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Trainee in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Trainee
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Kent

Trainee
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 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
Folkestone - 4 £20,000 -
West Malling - 3 £22,000 - 2
Trainee
South East

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Trainee in their job title 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 with Trainee in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Apple
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (50.00%) System Testing
4 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (12.50%) SIEM
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (12.50%) CCNA
7 1 (12.50%) CCDA

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Trainee in their job title 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 with Trainee in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) TACACS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Apple
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
West Malling, Kent
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £13000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago