The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 131 125 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 8 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.66% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.97% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1825 1441 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.12% 67.49% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1103 1472
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Release Management
Berkshire

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Release Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Release Management Salary Trend in Reading

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (50.00%) Perl
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) CCNA
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (50.00%) FWSM
2 6 (42.86%) F5
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (42.86%) VLAN
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 6 (42.86%) NetScreen
2 6 (42.86%) MPLS
2 6 (42.86%) BGP
2 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 6 (42.86%) CCIE
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) SMTP
2 6 (42.86%) FTP
2 6 (42.86%) HTTP
2 6 (42.86%) RIP
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Foundry
4 3 (21.43%) IAG
4 3 (21.43%) Database Security
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (50.00%) FWSM
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (42.86%) VLAN
2 6 (42.86%) NetScreen
2 6 (42.86%) MPLS
2 6 (42.86%) BGP
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) SMTP
2 6 (42.86%) FTP
2 6 (42.86%) HTTP
2 6 (42.86%) RIP
3 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Gradle
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Database Security
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) eTOM
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VBScript
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) CCNA
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) IAG
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) Foundry
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Huawei