The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 253 272 317
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +45
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 200 184 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 0.81% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.00% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 144 146 102
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £56,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,977 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.52%
Release Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17363 18317 17261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.90% 80.45% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13860 14435 14084
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Release Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Release Management Salary Trend in the South East

Release Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Release Management Salary Histogram in the South East

Release Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Berkshire +36 67 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Surrey -15 37 £53,000 +32.50% 9
Hampshire -25 33 £41,000 -1.20% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 29 £52,500 +64.06% 1
West Sussex +7 12 £42,500 -12.82%
Oxfordshire +5 11 £37,500 -31.81%
Middlesex +11 8 - -
East Sussex -29 2 - -
Sussex - 1 £57,500 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 119 (31.32%) Windows
2 103 (27.11%) ITIL
3 98 (25.79%) Finance
4 89 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (21.84%) SQL Server
6 81 (21.32%) SQL
7 77 (20.26%) Oracle
8 76 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 69 (18.16%) Project Management
10 68 (17.89%) .NET
11 60 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 53 (13.95%) Change Management
13 51 (13.42%) Active Directory
14 50 (13.16%) MS Excel
14 50 (13.16%) Configuration Management
15 46 (12.11%) Scrum
16 44 (11.58%) Linux
16 44 (11.58%) DV Cleared
17 43 (11.32%) Telecoms
18 41 (10.79%) Degree
18 41 (10.79%) HP
19 40 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
20 39 (10.26%) UNIX
21 37 (9.74%) CRM
21 37 (9.74%) MySQL
21 37 (9.74%) Service Management
21 37 (9.74%) SCCM
21 37 (9.74%) Relational Database
22 35 (9.21%) Software Delivery
22 35 (9.21%) Fujitsu

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 26 (6.84%) MS Exchange
2 26 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (6.32%) Apache
4 23 (6.05%) Tomcat
5 21 (5.53%) IIS
6 19 (5.00%) Live Communications Server
6 19 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (3.68%) WebLogic
8 13 (3.42%) CMS
9 12 (3.16%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.63%) OpenEdge
10 10 (2.63%) Lync
11 9 (2.37%) JBoss
12 8 (2.11%) SharePoint
13 7 (1.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (1.32%) Umbraco
14 5 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.68%) MS Office
3 6 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.32%) MS Project
5 4 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (2.89%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (2.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.58%) assyst
3 5 (1.32%) Tridion
4 4 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.79%) Remedy AR System
5 3 (0.79%) Cordys
6 2 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.26%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.16%) SaaS
2 6 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.05%) Firewall
2 19 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (5.00%) SAN
3 13 (3.42%) NAS
4 12 (3.16%) LAN
5 11 (2.89%) WAN
5 11 (2.89%) DNS
6 10 (2.63%) DHCP
7 7 (1.84%) HTTP
7 7 (1.84%) LDAP
8 5 (1.32%) Internet
8 5 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (1.05%) CTI
10 3 (0.79%) DMZ
10 3 (0.79%) SMDS
11 2 (0.53%) IPsec
11 2 (0.53%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.26%) FWSM
12 1 (0.26%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.74%) MySQL
2 37 (9.74%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (6.05%) RDBMS
5 22 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (3.95%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 15 (3.95%) Star Schema
8 13 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (3.42%) Cognos Report Studio
9 12 (3.16%) Data Mart
10 11 (2.89%) MS Access
10 11 (2.89%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 10 (2.63%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.58%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (4.74%) Subversion
2 18 (4.74%) Selenium
3 15 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.63%) Maven
5 8 (2.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (2.11%) LoadRunner
6 6 (1.58%) NUnit
7 5 (1.32%) JIRA
8 4 (1.05%) MSTest
8 4 (1.05%) Ant
8 4 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.05%) MSI
8 4 (1.05%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.05%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.05%) PhpStorm
8 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 98 (25.79%) Finance
2 43 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 33 (8.68%) Retail
4 21 (5.53%) Banking
5 12 (3.16%) Back Office
6 8 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.84%) Legal
8 6 (1.58%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.58%) Marketing
9 5 (1.32%) Publishing
10 4 (1.05%) Advertising
11 2 (0.53%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (14.21%) Support Engineer
2 49 (12.89%) Analyst
3 48 (12.63%) Developer
4 42 (11.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 42 (11.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 40 (10.53%) Release Manager
6 21 (5.53%) DBA
7 19 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 19 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
7 19 (5.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 18 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 18 (4.74%) Consultant
9 17 (4.47%) Software Engineer
9 17 (4.47%) Applications Support
9 17 (4.47%) Administrator
10 16 (4.21%) Test Manager
11 14 (3.68%) Project Manager
12 13 (3.42%) Integration Manager
13 12 (3.16%) Release Analyst
14 11 (2.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.89%) .NET
2 34 (8.95%) Web Services
3 15 (3.95%) HTML
4 13 (3.42%) CSS
5 11 (2.89%) ASP.NET
6 10 (2.63%) XML
7 9 (2.37%) JSP
8 8 (2.11%) Mason
9 7 (1.84%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.84%) XML Schema
10 6 (1.58%) Middleware
10 6 (1.58%) LAMP
10 6 (1.58%) SOAP
10 6 (1.58%) WCF
10 6 (1.58%) Entity Framework
11 5 (1.32%) Ajax
12 4 (1.05%) REST
12 4 (1.05%) Visualforce
12 4 (1.05%) HTML5
13 3 (0.79%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.89%) Clustering
3 20 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 18 (4.74%) Replication
5 17 (4.47%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.89%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.58%) CMDB
7 6 (1.58%) Social Media
8 5 (1.32%) CCTV
8 5 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.05%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.05%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.05%) IVR
9 4 (1.05%) LIMS
10 3 (0.79%) Open Source
11 2 (0.53%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) PMI
11 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 119 (31.32%) Windows
2 44 (11.58%) Linux
3 39 (10.26%) UNIX
4 35 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 19 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 17 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.79%) VMS
11 2 (0.53%) Android
11 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.53%) AIX
11 2 (0.53%) Solaris
12 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.26%) zOS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (27.11%) ITIL
2 89 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (18.16%) Project Management
4 53 (13.95%) Change Management
5 50 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 46 (12.11%) Scrum
7 37 (9.74%) Service Management
7 37 (9.74%) CRM
8 35 (9.21%) Service Delivery
8 35 (9.21%) Software Delivery
9 31 (8.16%) Data Modelling
10 30 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (7.63%) ETL
11 29 (7.63%) Software Engineering
11 29 (7.63%) High Availability
11 29 (7.63%) Software Deployment
12 27 (7.11%) DevOps
13 22 (5.79%) Software Distribution
14 21 (5.53%) PRINCE2
15 18 (4.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.32%) SQL
2 32 (8.42%) Java
3 23 (6.05%) C#
4 20 (5.26%) Perl
5 16 (4.21%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.42%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.63%) PHP
7 10 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.37%) C++
9 7 (1.84%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.84%) XQuery
10 6 (1.58%) Python
10 6 (1.58%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.58%) XPath
11 4 (1.05%) Ruby
11 4 (1.05%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.05%) VBScript
12 3 (0.79%) VB
12 3 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 44 (11.58%) DV Cleared
3 41 (10.79%) Degree
4 32 (8.42%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (7.11%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.16%) ISEB
7 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.32%) MCP
8 5 (1.32%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.79%) PhD
10 3 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.53%) APMP
11 2 (0.53%) CCNP
11 2 (0.53%) CCNA
11 2 (0.53%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.32%) QA
2 23 (6.05%) SLA
3 6 (1.58%) COBIT
4 2 (0.53%) WAI
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) BS25999
System Software
1 51 (13.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.58%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.79%) Firmware
8 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.26%) XenApp
8 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (9.74%) SCCM
2 33 (8.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 33 (8.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 20 (5.26%) SCOM
4 15 (3.95%) Puppet
5 11 (2.89%) WSUS
6 10 (2.63%) ARCserve
6 10 (2.63%) SCSM
7 8 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.84%) OpenAM
9 5 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 77 (20.26%) Oracle
2 76 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 41 (10.79%) HP
4 35 (9.21%) Sophos
4 35 (9.21%) Fujitsu
5 25 (6.58%) McAfee
6 23 (6.05%) IBM
7 19 (5.00%) Cognos
8 17 (4.47%) Red Hat
8 17 (4.47%) VMware
9 13 (3.42%) Remedy
9 13 (3.42%) Citrix
10 12 (3.16%) Cisco
11 11 (2.89%) SAP
11 11 (2.89%) Dell
12 10 (2.63%) Lumension
13 8 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (1.58%) Lumesse
14 6 (1.58%) Sitecore
14 6 (1.58%) SolarWinds
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