Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Trainee was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Trainee
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 112 140
Rank change year-on-year +9 +28 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 0.65% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.67% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Kent median annual salary £21,500 £23,000 £14,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.52% +64.29% -30.00%
South East median annual salary £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -8.89% - -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1294 1652 2167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.03% 98.22% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1463 1937
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,550 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Trainee
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured Trainee in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Trainee in Kent

Trainee
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Trainee in Kent

Trainee
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Maidstone +20 2 £26,500 +17.78%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £21,500 -
Trainee
South East

Trainee Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Trainee job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Trainee in the job title.

1 1 (20.00%) Process Management
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) CCENT
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification

Trainee Skill Set
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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCENT
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft