The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 305 323 321
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 3 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.089% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.083% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 5
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £59,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £40,000 £34,357
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.42%
Software Packaging
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3624 4621 4659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.32% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 3946 4177
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the City of London

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) MSI
2 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) Law
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MSI
1 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) SAP