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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 303 305 304
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 1 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.030% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £27,000 £31,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% -43.63%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -
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
3322 4102 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.82% 38.98% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3530 4018
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) MSI
3 5 (62.50%) InstallShield
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MSI
1 5 (62.50%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Applications Packager
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) LANDesk