The table below looks at the statistics for the Change and Release Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Change and Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change and Release Analyst
Rank 866 929 883
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Change and Release Analyst 23 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 0
Average salary £28,500 £44,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £44,500 -
% change year-on-year
-37.07% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100537 111151 100882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82695 91319 83930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Change and Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Change and Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Change and Release Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst within the UK.

Change and Release Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Change and Release Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 within the UK.

Change and Release Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Change and Release Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change and Release Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 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
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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
England +64 23 £28,500 +14.00%
Yorkshire +22 17 £28,000 +12.00%
North Yorkshire - 11 £29,000 -
York - 7 £29,000 -
Halifax - 6 £28,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £28,000 -
London - 4 £58,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £35,000 -
Harrogate - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
City of London - 1 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -

Change and Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Change and Release Analyst 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 Change and Release Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (96.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Release Management
3 11 (44.00%) Change Management
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) Legal
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Private Cloud
8 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (16.00%) XenApp
8 4 (16.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (16.00%) Infoblox
8 4 (16.00%) vSphere
8 4 (16.00%) UAG
8 4 (16.00%) VMware
8 4 (16.00%) CLARiiON
8 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle

Change and Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Change and Release Analyst 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 Change and Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Legal
2 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Private Cloud
1 4 (16.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Release Management
3 11 (44.00%) Change Management
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Process Management
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) Change Control
9 1 (4.00%) Demand Management
9 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (4.00%) Dependency Management
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) XenApp
1 4 (16.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (16.00%) vSphere
1 4 (16.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Infoblox
1 4 (16.00%) VMware
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.00%) EMC
1 4 (16.00%) Citrix