The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 182 212 219
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 44 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.37% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.48% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £36,500 £33,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,200 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £22,600 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+21.68% -42.05%
Software Distribution
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4564 4376 4243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.00% 76.77% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3052 3270 3451
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the Berkshire region.

Software Distribution Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Distribution
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Distribution
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bracknell +23 36 - - 2
Reading +1 8 £36,500 +10.60% 1
Software Distribution
South East

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Distribution also 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 that cited Software Distribution.

1 74 (93.67%) Security Cleared
2 73 (92.41%) SC Cleared
3 69 (87.34%) Windows
4 64 (81.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (74.68%) DV Cleared
6 51 (64.56%) Telecoms
7 47 (59.49%) Finance
7 47 (59.49%) Retail
8 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
9 41 (51.90%) SQL
9 41 (51.90%) Fujitsu
10 40 (50.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (50.63%) DNS
11 39 (49.37%) Windows XP
12 37 (46.84%) Windows 2000
12 37 (46.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 36 (45.57%) MS Exchange
13 36 (45.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 36 (45.57%) Exchange Server 2003
14 22 (27.85%) Software Deployment
15 20 (25.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 20 (25.32%) McAfee
15 20 (25.32%) HP
16 19 (24.05%) Release Management
17 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
18 15 (18.99%) ISEB
18 15 (18.99%) TestDirector
18 15 (18.99%) Test Management
18 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
18 15 (18.99%) HP Quality Center

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Distribution also 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 that cited Software Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (45.57%) MS Exchange
1 36 (45.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 36 (45.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (5.06%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (5.06%) GroupWise
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (50.63%) DNS
2 9 (11.39%) SMS
3 4 (5.06%) IMAP
3 4 (5.06%) LDAP
3 4 (5.06%) SSL
3 4 (5.06%) WAN
3 4 (5.06%) SMTP
3 4 (5.06%) FTP
3 4 (5.06%) HTTP
3 4 (5.06%) VPN
3 4 (5.06%) GPRS
3 4 (5.06%) LAN
3 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 4 (5.06%) DMZ
3 4 (5.06%) Firewall
3 4 (5.06%) Wireless
4 1 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) TestDirector
2 5 (6.33%) WinRunner
2 5 (6.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 51 (64.56%) Telecoms
2 47 (59.49%) Finance
2 47 (59.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) French Language
3 3 (3.80%) German Language
3 3 (3.80%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.80%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Support Engineer
2 21 (26.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (24.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Software Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Test Leader
6 6 (7.59%) Test Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Performance Test Leader
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Mobility Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Test Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Support Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) Support Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) Support Technician
10 1 (1.27%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.27%) Analyst
10 1 (1.27%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.27%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) iPhone
1 4 (5.06%) Open Source
1 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (87.34%) Windows
2 64 (81.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (50.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (49.37%) Windows XP
5 37 (46.84%) Windows 2000
6 10 (12.66%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.06%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (5.06%) Android
9 1 (1.27%) Linux
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (27.85%) Software Deployment
3 19 (24.05%) Release Management
4 15 (18.99%) Test Management
5 7 (8.86%) Performance Testing
6 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.06%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (5.06%) Regression Testing
7 4 (5.06%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.06%) System Testing
7 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.80%) Change Management
9 1 (1.27%) Service Management
9 1 (1.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 74 (93.67%) Security Cleared
2 73 (92.41%) SC Cleared
3 59 (74.68%) DV Cleared
4 15 (18.99%) ISEB
4 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
5 6 (7.59%) Degree
6 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.33%) MCSE
6 5 (6.33%) MCITP
7 4 (5.06%) CCIE
7 4 (5.06%) CCNP
7 4 (5.06%) CCNA
7 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.27%) Squid
2 1 (1.27%) qmail
Systems Management
1 20 (25.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (18.99%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (13.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (10.13%) SCCM
4 8 (10.13%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) YUM
Vendors
1 41 (51.90%) Fujitsu
2 20 (25.32%) McAfee
2 20 (25.32%) HP
3 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.92%) Sophos
5 4 (5.06%) MobileIron
5 4 (5.06%) SOTI
6 1 (1.27%) NetApp
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.27%) VMware
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago