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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 289 275 242
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 160 165 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.78% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.00% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 113 122 191
Average salary £48,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.78% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
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
17517 16491 17758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.84% 78.19% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13542 13509 15025
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
Berkshire +2 60 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Kent +11 25 £62,500 +25.62% 1
Surrey -19 21 £37,250 -46.78% 3
Hampshire -22 20 £48,000 +33.33% 3
Oxfordshire +2 15 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Middlesex - 5 £40,000 -
West Sussex -11 3 £47,500 -16.66% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 95 (31.77%) ITIL
2 89 (29.77%) SQL Server
3 82 (27.42%) Finance
4 80 (26.76%) Windows
5 73 (24.41%) SQL
6 70 (23.41%) Oracle
6 70 (23.41%) Microsoft
7 58 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (18.06%) Service Management
9 51 (17.06%) MS Excel
10 44 (14.72%) Telecoms
11 43 (14.38%) Service Delivery
11 43 (14.38%) Degree
12 40 (13.38%) Change Management
13 38 (12.71%) Configuration Management
13 38 (12.71%) Active Directory
14 37 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 36 (12.04%) Linux
16 35 (11.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (11.37%) .NET
18 32 (10.70%) C#
19 31 (10.37%) WAN
20 30 (10.03%) Cisco
20 30 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (9.36%) MS Office
21 28 (9.36%) Firewall
21 28 (9.36%) Security Cleared
22 27 (9.03%) TDD
22 27 (9.03%) Scrum
22 27 (9.03%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 22 (7.36%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.34%) Drupal
4 6 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.01%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.01%) Apache
4 6 (2.01%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.67%) Live Communications Server
6 4 (1.34%) IIS
6 4 (1.34%) Confluence
6 4 (1.34%) Lync
7 3 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.00%) Resin
8 2 (0.67%) CMS
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 51 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 28 (9.36%) MS Office
3 9 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.01%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 22 (7.36%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (5.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.67%) SAP CO
4 5 (1.67%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.34%) Cordys
6 3 (1.00%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.33%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.34%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) GitHub
3 1 (0.33%) IaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.37%) WAN
2 28 (9.36%) Firewall
3 25 (8.36%) LAN
4 22 (7.36%) IP Telephony
5 12 (4.01%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.01%) SAN
6 9 (3.01%) SMS
6 9 (3.01%) Internet
7 7 (2.34%) DSL
8 6 (2.01%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (1.67%) VPN
10 4 (1.34%) DNS
10 4 (1.34%) IPsec
11 3 (1.00%) Network Security
11 3 (1.00%) Wireless
11 3 (1.00%) VoIP
12 2 (0.67%) WLAN
12 2 (0.67%) PBX
12 2 (0.67%) SSL
12 2 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (29.77%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (8.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 22 (7.36%) Data Mart
4 22 (7.36%) Star Schema
5 19 (6.35%) Cognos Report Studio
6 17 (5.69%) MySQL
7 15 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (4.35%) Cognos Transformer
9 11 (3.68%) Cognos Metric Studio
9 11 (3.68%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.34%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.01%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.01%) DTS
12 6 (2.01%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.01%) Selenium
3 9 (3.01%) CruiseControl
4 8 (2.68%) JIRA
5 6 (2.01%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.67%) NUnit
6 5 (1.67%) Subversion
6 5 (1.67%) MSTest
6 5 (1.67%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.34%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.00%) Maven
9 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.67%) Ant
9 2 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.67%) Hudson
10 1 (0.33%) GDB
10 1 (0.33%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 82 (27.42%) Finance
2 44 (14.72%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.69%) Retail
4 16 (5.35%) Marketing
5 11 (3.68%) Banking
6 9 (3.01%) Legal
7 7 (2.34%) Back Office
7 7 (2.34%) Electronics
8 4 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.34%) Advertising
8 4 (1.34%) Publishing
8 4 (1.34%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (21.40%) Developer
2 35 (11.71%) Release Manager
3 33 (11.04%) Support Engineer
4 27 (9.03%) Analyst
5 22 (7.36%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (7.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 20 (6.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 18 (6.02%) Service Manager
8 16 (5.35%) Cognos Developer
9 15 (5.02%) Applications Support
10 14 (4.68%) Cognos BI Developer
11 13 (4.35%) Change Manager
11 13 (4.35%) .NET Developer
12 12 (4.01%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.01%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.01%) Infrastructure Manager
13 11 (3.68%) Product Manager
13 11 (3.68%) Consultant
13 11 (3.68%) Configuration Manager
13 11 (3.68%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.37%) .NET
2 22 (7.36%) ASP.NET
3 21 (7.02%) XML
4 19 (6.35%) HTML
5 18 (6.02%) CSS
6 11 (3.68%) Web Services
7 9 (3.01%) jQuery
8 8 (2.68%) Ajax
8 8 (2.68%) Software Packaging
9 7 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.34%) ADO.NET
10 6 (2.01%) XSLT
10 6 (2.01%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (1.67%) XSD
12 4 (1.34%) HTML5
12 4 (1.34%) JRules
12 4 (1.34%) Spring
12 4 (1.34%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.02%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.34%) CMDB
4 7 (2.34%) Replication
4 7 (2.34%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.01%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.01%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.67%) Open Source
6 5 (1.67%) Clustering
7 4 (1.34%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (1.34%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.00%) DTV
8 3 (1.00%) Firmware
8 3 (1.00%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.67%) iPhone
9 2 (0.67%) Social Media
9 2 (0.67%) iPad
10 1 (0.33%) Kindle
10 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (26.76%) Windows
2 36 (12.04%) Linux
3 18 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (5.35%) UNIX
5 9 (3.01%) Solaris
5 9 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (2.34%) VMS
7 5 (1.67%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.34%) AIX
8 4 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.67%) Android
10 2 (0.67%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.33%) CentOS
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (31.77%) ITIL
2 58 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (18.06%) Service Management
4 43 (14.38%) Service Delivery
5 40 (13.38%) Change Management
6 38 (12.71%) Configuration Management
7 37 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (9.03%) Scrum
9 27 (9.03%) TDD
10 25 (8.36%) Project Management
11 24 (8.03%) MVC
12 23 (7.69%) ITSM
13 22 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (7.36%) Line Management
14 20 (6.69%) ETL
15 19 (6.35%) Supplier Management
15 19 (6.35%) Mentoring
15 19 (6.35%) Software Deployment
16 18 (6.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.41%) SQL
2 32 (10.70%) C#
3 27 (9.03%) Java
4 20 (6.69%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.69%) Perl
6 13 (4.35%) Python
7 12 (4.01%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.01%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.01%) PHP
10 5 (1.67%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.67%) C
12 2 (0.67%) VB6
12 2 (0.67%) VB
12 2 (0.67%) C++
13 1 (0.33%) Ruby
13 1 (0.33%) Groovy
13 1 (0.33%) Scala
13 1 (0.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 43 (14.38%) Degree
2 28 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 22 (7.36%) SC Cleared
4 20 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.01%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.67%) CCA
7 5 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.67%) MCP
8 4 (1.34%) CCNA
9 3 (1.00%) CCNP
9 3 (1.00%) PMP
9 3 (1.00%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.00%) SAP Certification
9 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.00%) ISEB
10 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.67%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.03%) SLA
2 17 (5.69%) QA
3 6 (2.01%) COBIT
4 4 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.67%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.33%) TickIT
7 1 (0.33%) WAI
7 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (12.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.33%) vSphere
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (6.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (3.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (2.01%) SCCM
3 6 (2.01%) SCOM
4 4 (1.34%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.00%) Nagios
5 3 (1.00%) Puppet
5 3 (1.00%) Icinga
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.67%) Netcool
6 2 (0.67%) Cacti
6 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.33%) WSUS
7 1 (0.33%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.33%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 70 (23.41%) Oracle
1 70 (23.41%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.03%) Cisco
3 27 (9.03%) IBM
4 26 (8.70%) Cognos
5 23 (7.69%) HP
6 19 (6.35%) McAfee
7 15 (5.02%) VMware
8 14 (4.68%) Fujitsu
9 13 (4.35%) SAP
10 9 (3.01%) Sophos
10 9 (3.01%) Citrix
11 6 (2.01%) Juniper
11 6 (2.01%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.34%) Remedy
12 4 (1.34%) Sybase
12 4 (1.34%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.00%) Mitel
14 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.67%) JBoss
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum + car, bonus, package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, Parking
Posted: 22 days ago