The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging 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 Packaging over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 214 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 10 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% - 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 11
Average salary £37,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
Software Packaging
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1282 1951 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.39% 32.51% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1633 1745
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Packaging
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 Packaging within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Newbury - 5 £37,000 -
Reading - 3 £34,500 -
Software Packaging
South East

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging.

1 16 (84.21%) UNIX
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) SCCM
5 9 (47.37%) Perl
5 9 (47.37%) Python
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) Release Management
6 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Banking
6 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
6 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (36.84%) CCNA
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (36.84%) HTTP
7 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) LANDesk
9 5 (26.32%) French Language
9 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 5 (26.32%) IIS
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) MCSE
9 5 (26.32%) Shell Script

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
2 2 (10.53%) MSI
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Applications Support
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) UNIX
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) TDD
1 8 (42.11%) Release Management
1 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) VBScript
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNA
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) LANDesk
4 2 (10.53%) Kaseya
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) BMC
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) VMware