Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Release Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Release Management over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Release Management
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 198 229
Rank change year-on-year -40 +31 -13
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 35 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 0.90% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.02% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 41
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +17.78% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,375 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £54,375 £60,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% +11.58% -

Release Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,491 5,472 5,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 89.17% 88.37% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,440 4,605 5,087
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -18 11 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Portsmouth -7 10 £28,750 -52.08% 1
Farnborough -5 6 - -
Winchester -21 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Hook - 3 £50,000 -
Fareham +1 1 £26,000 -25.18%
Eastleigh - 1 £52,000 -
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 22 (62.86%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) JIRA
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (20.00%) Change Management
6 7 (20.00%) LAN
6 7 (20.00%) WAN
7 6 (17.14%) MCSA
7 6 (17.14%) Dell
7 6 (17.14%) Juniper
7 6 (17.14%) NetApp
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (17.14%) Confluence
7 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
7 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (17.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (17.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Dell Compellent
7 6 (17.14%) Change Control

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LAN
1 7 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) JMeter
5 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.86%) SilkTest
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Coordinator
1 9 (25.71%) Release Coordinator
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Change and Release Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Change Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Implementation Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Release Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Software Implementation Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Software Implementation Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Head of IT
5 2 (5.71%) Head of IT Operations
5 2 (5.71%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) Kendo UI
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.86%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.86%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.86%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Change Management
3 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (17.14%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (17.14%) Change Control
4 6 (17.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) SDLC
5 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Defect Management
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.57%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (17.14%) MCSA
5 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
6 3 (8.57%) PMP
7 2 (5.71%) ISEB
8 1 (2.86%) MCP
8 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Perfmon
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Dell
3 6 (17.14%) Dell Compellent
3 6 (17.14%) Juniper
3 6 (17.14%) NetApp
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Telerik
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy