The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for GAP Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.97% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Median salary £38,000 £24,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.10% -  
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +8.88% -7.21%  

GAP Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 546 844 937
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.73% 89.03% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 469 739 817
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Kent

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Kent.

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in Kent

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham +6 2 £37,500 -18.47%
GAP Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
1 9 (40.91%) Process Improvement
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 8 (36.36%) Retail Banking
2 8 (36.36%) MS Visio
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (22.73%) QA
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) CCNP
7 3 (13.64%) CCNA
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) IPsec
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) SSL
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) VoIP
7 3 (13.64%) WLAN
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (13.64%) SAN
7 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.64%) OSPF

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) BGP
1 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
1 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
1 3 (13.64%) IPsec
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) OSPF
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
1 3 (13.64%) SSL
1 3 (13.64%) VoIP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) WLAN
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 8 (36.36%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
1 14 (63.64%) Business Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Network Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Voice Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) EMC Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Process Improvement
2 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Brocade
2 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) F5
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) EMC