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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 253 - 313
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% - 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £34,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £31,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.72% -33.15%
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
2367 3353 4055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.37% 32.88% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2129 3000 3495
Average salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (65.22%) Finance
4 13 (56.52%) PowerShell
5 12 (52.17%) Banking
6 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
7 10 (43.48%) Perl
8 9 (39.13%) MS Office
8 9 (39.13%) .NET
8 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
9 8 (34.78%) IIS
9 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
9 8 (34.78%) SDLC
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
10 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
10 6 (26.09%) SQL
10 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
10 6 (26.09%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) LDAP
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) BGP
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) HSRP
4 2 (8.70%) OSPF
4 2 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Banking
3 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Support Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) IT Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) IT Support
2 6 (26.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Server Support
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Support
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Server Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) SDLC
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Security Patching
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) PowerShell
2 10 (43.48%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (8.70%) GlusterFS
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) WSUS
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.70%) Cobbler
3 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Atlassian
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) Wyse
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) Splunk
6 2 (8.70%) Sybase