The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 42 53 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 1 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.31% 2.07% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 2.43% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -40.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year - +4.70%  

Release Management 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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 269 536 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 83.54% 85.35% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 237 443 409
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Slough

Release Management
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Release Management in Slough

Release Management
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Release Management 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 Slough region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft