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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 280 309 256
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -53
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 164 143 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.65% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.80% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 120 109 143
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,747
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +7.98%
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
17300 17913 16494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.13% 80.88% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14284 13861 13444
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +7 37 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Hampshire +30 33 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Surrey +21 32 £52,500 +27.27% 4
Oxfordshire +8 22 £47,500 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire -2 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Kent -14 12 £46,000 -23.33%
Middlesex +5 8 £65,000 +62.50%
M4 Corridor -3 2 £80,000 +60.00%
West Sussex -14 1 - -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 133 (32.20%) ITIL
2 114 (27.60%) SQL Server
3 104 (25.18%) SQL
4 103 (24.94%) Project Management
5 86 (20.82%) Finance
6 80 (19.37%) Microsoft
7 79 (19.13%) Oracle
8 75 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (17.68%) Windows
10 72 (17.43%) Change Management
11 69 (16.71%) Degree
12 64 (15.50%) C#
13 61 (14.77%) .NET
14 59 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
14 59 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 52 (12.59%) Software Engineering
16 51 (12.35%) Service Management
17 49 (11.86%) Web Services
17 49 (11.86%) Linux
18 48 (11.62%) IBM
19 47 (11.38%) Java
20 44 (10.65%) SAP
21 42 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
22 41 (9.93%) UML
22 41 (9.93%) Data Modelling
23 40 (9.69%) ETL
23 40 (9.69%) Cognos
23 40 (9.69%) SDLC
24 39 (9.44%) VMware
24 39 (9.44%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (4.36%) IIS
2 18 (4.36%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (2.66%) WebLogic
3 11 (2.66%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.42%) Lync
5 9 (2.18%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.94%) CMS
7 7 (1.69%) JBoss
7 7 (1.69%) SAS
8 3 (0.73%) Apache
8 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.48%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.48%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 38 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.39%) MS Office
3 8 (1.94%) MS Project
4 7 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.45%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (1.21%) Cordys
4 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.73%) Summit
5 3 (0.73%) Tridion
5 3 (0.73%) assyst
6 2 (0.48%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.24%) HFM
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.94%) SaaS
4 6 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.44%) Firewall
2 22 (5.33%) LAN
2 22 (5.33%) WAN
3 20 (4.84%) SAN
4 19 (4.60%) DMZ
5 17 (4.12%) DNS
5 17 (4.12%) DHCP
6 11 (2.66%) VPN
7 10 (2.42%) VLAN
7 10 (2.42%) NAS
7 10 (2.42%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (1.69%) Internet
8 7 (1.69%) IP Telephony
9 6 (1.45%) Network Security
10 5 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.21%) CTI
11 4 (0.97%) VoIP
12 3 (0.73%) FTP
12 3 (0.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (27.60%) SQL Server
2 59 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 21 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.84%) RDBMS
6 19 (4.60%) Star Schema
7 18 (4.36%) MySQL
8 17 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (4.12%) Cognos Report Studio
9 16 (3.87%) Cognos Impromptu
10 15 (3.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (2.91%) Big Data
12 11 (2.66%) MongoDB
12 11 (2.66%) Oracle Database
13 10 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (2.42%) NoSQL
14 9 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (5.81%) Subversion
2 16 (3.87%) JIRA
2 16 (3.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (3.63%) Maven
4 13 (3.15%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.97%) Ant
7 4 (0.97%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.73%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.73%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.73%) MSTest
9 2 (0.48%) Log4j
10 1 (0.24%) NUnit
10 1 (0.24%) Selenium
10 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.24%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.24%) Gradle
General
1 86 (20.82%) Finance
2 17 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.87%) Retail
4 15 (3.63%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.42%) Banking
6 8 (1.94%) Legal
7 6 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.21%) Law
9 4 (0.97%) Marketing
10 2 (0.48%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Front Office
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (16.71%) Developer
2 66 (15.98%) Release Manager
3 49 (11.86%) Analyst
4 31 (7.51%) Project Manager
5 29 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 27 (6.54%) DBA
7 26 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 24 (5.81%) SQL DBA
9 22 (5.33%) SAP Manager
10 21 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
11 20 (4.84%) Business Analyst
12 17 (4.12%) Business Developer
13 15 (3.63%) Delivery Manager
14 14 (3.39%) Consultant
14 14 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 12 (2.91%) C# Software Engineer
16 12 (2.91%) Test Manager
16 12 (2.91%) Coordinator
16 12 (2.91%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (14.77%) .NET
2 49 (11.86%) Web Services
3 20 (4.84%) XML
4 19 (4.60%) HTML
5 14 (3.39%) XML Schema
6 13 (3.15%) SOAP
7 11 (2.66%) CSS
8 10 (2.42%) JSP
9 9 (2.18%) WCF
10 6 (1.45%) WPF
10 6 (1.45%) Mason
10 6 (1.45%) WinForms
10 6 (1.45%) Ajax
10 6 (1.45%) STL
10 6 (1.45%) JSON
10 6 (1.45%) HTML5
10 6 (1.45%) Memcached
11 5 (1.21%) JRules
12 4 (0.97%) Spring
12 4 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.44%) Management Information System
3 25 (6.05%) Computer Science
4 20 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 15 (3.63%) Social Media
5 15 (3.63%) Clustering
6 14 (3.39%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.91%) Semantic Web
8 10 (2.42%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.94%) Replication
9 8 (1.94%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.69%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.69%) EMC VNX
11 6 (1.45%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.45%) User Experience
12 5 (1.21%) IVR
12 5 (1.21%) CCTV
13 4 (0.97%) iPhone
13 4 (0.97%) iPad
13 4 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.68%) Windows
2 49 (11.86%) Linux
3 35 (8.47%) UNIX
4 19 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.66%) AIX
7 10 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.18%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.18%) Solaris
9 6 (1.45%) Android
10 3 (0.73%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (32.20%) ITIL
2 103 (24.94%) Project Management
3 75 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (17.43%) Change Management
5 59 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (12.59%) Software Engineering
7 51 (12.35%) Service Management
8 41 (9.93%) Data Modelling
8 41 (9.93%) UML
9 40 (9.69%) ETL
9 40 (9.69%) SDLC
10 36 (8.72%) Problem Management
10 36 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (8.72%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (8.23%) Software Architecture
12 33 (7.99%) OO
13 31 (7.51%) Configuration Management
13 31 (7.51%) Service Delivery
14 30 (7.26%) Incident Management
15 27 (6.54%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 104 (25.18%) SQL
2 64 (15.50%) C#
3 47 (11.38%) Java
4 27 (6.54%) C++
5 25 (6.05%) PL/SQL
6 19 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 14 (3.39%) XQuery
7 14 (3.39%) XPath
8 11 (2.66%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.18%) Perl
10 8 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.45%) Ruby
12 6 (1.45%) COBOL
13 5 (1.21%) Delphi
14 4 (0.97%) C
14 4 (0.97%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.73%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.73%) ABAP
15 3 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 69 (16.71%) Degree
2 23 (5.57%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (1.69%) MCSE
7 5 (1.21%) PhD
7 5 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.97%) CCNA
9 3 (0.73%) ISEB
10 2 (0.48%) HND
10 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.24%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.24%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.72%) QA
2 11 (2.66%) SLA
3 9 (2.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.48%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 30 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.12%) Firmware
4 12 (2.91%) VMware ESX
4 12 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.42%) vSphere
6 9 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (0.97%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.24%) XenApp
9 1 (0.24%) iptables
Systems Management
1 18 (4.36%) SCCM
2 15 (3.63%) Puppet
3 13 (3.15%) WSUS
4 9 (2.18%) ARCserve
4 9 (2.18%) SCSM
5 4 (0.97%) Check_MK
5 4 (0.97%) Icinga
5 4 (0.97%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.73%) SCOM
7 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 80 (19.37%) Microsoft
2 79 (19.13%) Oracle
3 48 (11.62%) IBM
4 44 (10.65%) SAP
5 40 (9.69%) Cognos
6 39 (9.44%) VMware
7 20 (4.84%) Remedy
8 16 (3.87%) Red Hat
9 15 (3.63%) Google
9 15 (3.63%) Cisco
10 14 (3.39%) Citrix
10 14 (3.39%) iRise
11 12 (2.91%) HP
11 12 (2.91%) Dell
11 12 (2.91%) EMC
12 10 (2.42%) Dell Compellent
13 9 (2.18%) Lumension
13 9 (2.18%) Sophos
14 8 (1.94%) SolarWinds
15 7 (1.69%) Atlassian
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