The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 540 538 526
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Release Manager 81 108 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 52 82 86
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £77,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.30%
Release Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41192 44708 41427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.24% 93.41% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34954 37540 34642
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Release Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Release Manager Salary Trend in London

Release Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Release Manager Salary Histogram in London

Release Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
City of London +16 21 £64,250 +7.08% 5
West Drayton - 5 £65,000 -
Wimbledon - 5 £66,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £67,500 -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Release Manager 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 Release Manager in their job title.

1 78 (51.32%) Release Management
2 56 (36.84%) ITIL
3 54 (35.53%) Oracle
4 53 (34.87%) Finance
5 49 (32.24%) Windows
6 48 (31.58%) Configuration Management
7 47 (30.92%) Linux
8 37 (24.34%) Banking
9 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
10 33 (21.71%) SQL
11 29 (19.08%) Project Management
12 27 (17.76%) SQL Server
12 27 (17.76%) PRINCE2
13 26 (17.11%) Red Hat
14 25 (16.45%) Citrix
14 25 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (15.13%) JIRA
17 22 (14.47%) Wealth Management
17 22 (14.47%) XenApp
17 22 (14.47%) Oracle Database
17 22 (14.47%) VMware
17 22 (14.47%) MS Exchange
18 21 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
19 20 (13.16%) Jenkins
19 20 (13.16%) ITIL V3
19 20 (13.16%) EMC
19 20 (13.16%) Financial Institution
20 19 (12.50%) CLARiiON
20 19 (12.50%) DHCP

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Release Manager 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 Release Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.55%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.92%) IIS
4 7 (4.61%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.61%) Apache
4 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.29%) JBoss
6 3 (1.97%) Confluence
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.32%) nginx
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.66%) Documentum
8 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (10.53%) MS Office
2 12 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.32%) FastStats
6 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) assyst
1 3 (1.97%) SAP GRC
1 3 (1.97%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) DHCP
1 19 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 19 (12.50%) NetScaler
1 19 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (8.55%) Internet
3 3 (1.97%) ATM
3 3 (1.97%) LAN
4 2 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.47%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.29%) QlikView
5 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.97%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.97%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.97%) DB2
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.66%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (15.13%) JIRA
2 20 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.53%) Subversion
3 16 (10.53%) Ant
4 15 (9.87%) Maven
5 13 (8.55%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.95%) Gradle
8 5 (3.29%) Artifactory
8 5 (3.29%) Hudson
8 5 (3.29%) FishEye
9 4 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.97%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.97%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.66%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.66%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.66%) CruiseControl
General
1 53 (34.87%) Finance
2 37 (24.34%) Banking
3 20 (13.16%) Financial Institution
4 13 (8.55%) Retail
5 10 (6.58%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.29%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.29%) Front Office
7 4 (2.63%) Publishing
8 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 2 (1.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.66%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.61%) SOAP
1 7 (4.61%) Web Services
2 5 (3.29%) HTML
2 5 (3.29%) JSP
2 5 (3.29%) JMS
2 5 (3.29%) JMX
2 5 (3.29%) REST
3 4 (2.63%) .NET
4 3 (1.97%) DOM
5 2 (1.32%) XML
5 2 (1.32%) Drools
5 2 (1.32%) RESTful
6 1 (0.66%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.66%) Spring
6 1 (0.66%) Velocity
6 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 19 (12.50%) Private Cloud
1 19 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 7 (4.61%) Tandem
3 5 (3.29%) Online Banking
3 5 (3.29%) Wiki
4 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.97%) EFT
5 3 (1.97%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) CMDB
7 1 (0.66%) Informatics
7 1 (0.66%) Economics
7 1 (0.66%) Kindle
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.24%) Windows
2 47 (30.92%) Linux
3 25 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.53%) UNIX
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (51.32%) Release Management
2 56 (36.84%) ITIL
3 48 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 29 (19.08%) Project Management
5 27 (17.76%) PRINCE2
6 22 (14.47%) Wealth Management
7 20 (13.16%) ITIL V3
8 18 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (11.84%) Change Management
9 17 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.87%) Service Management
12 12 (7.89%) System Integration Testing
13 11 (7.24%) SDLC
13 11 (7.24%) Product Management
13 11 (7.24%) Open Source
14 10 (6.58%) Automated Testing
14 10 (6.58%) Scrum
15 9 (5.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.71%) SQL
2 18 (11.84%) Java
3 17 (11.18%) Shell Script
4 15 (9.87%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.24%) PL/SQL
5 11 (7.24%) C
6 8 (5.26%) Perl
7 6 (3.95%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.29%) C-shell
9 3 (1.97%) C#
10 2 (1.32%) VB
11 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.66%) ABAP
11 1 (0.66%) VBA
11 1 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (9.87%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (7.89%) Degree
3 10 (6.58%) PMP
3 10 (6.58%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.97%) CCNA
4 3 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.97%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (14.47%) XenApp
2 19 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 19 (12.50%) vSphere
2 19 (12.50%) UAG
3 6 (3.95%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (10.53%) Puppet
3 10 (6.58%) Nagios
4 8 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.29%) Capistrano
6 3 (1.97%) SCCM
6 3 (1.97%) Nessus
7 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 54 (35.53%) Oracle
2 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
3 26 (17.11%) Red Hat
4 25 (16.45%) Citrix
5 22 (14.47%) VMware
6 20 (13.16%) EMC
7 19 (12.50%) Cisco
7 19 (12.50%) Infoblox
8 5 (3.29%) Serena
8 5 (3.29%) SAP
9 4 (2.63%) Siebel
9 4 (2.63%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.97%) NetApp
11 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.32%) Avaya
11 2 (1.32%) Genesys
11 2 (1.32%) Informatica
11 2 (1.32%) Sybase
11 2 (1.32%) Sun
11 2 (1.32%) AppDynamics
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