The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 835 830 857
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs citing PACS 15 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.017% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.042% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 16
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
PACS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37525 37904 39936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.98% 39.63% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30572 29904 33584
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PACS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in England

PACS
Salary Trend in England

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

PACS Salary Trend in England

PACS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PACS across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PACS Salary Histogram in England

PACS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
South East -22 6 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
South West -11 2 £32,500 +8.33% 1
London -1 1 £70,000 +122.22% 1
East of England -11 1 £42,500 +30.76%
North West -12 1 £30,000 -20.00%
PACS
UK

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PACS 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 PACS.

1 18 (47.37%) HL7
2 15 (39.47%) NHS
3 13 (34.21%) DICOM
4 12 (31.58%) Project Management
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
7 8 (21.05%) Banking
7 8 (21.05%) SWIFT
7 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (18.42%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 7 (18.42%) Perl
8 7 (18.42%) Linux
8 7 (18.42%) UNIX
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL
9 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.79%) LIMS
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) e-Health
9 6 (15.79%) Informatics
9 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Health Informatics
9 6 (15.79%) Analytics
9 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
9 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.16%) Finance

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PACS 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 PACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) LAN
1 4 (10.53%) WAN
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) Telnet
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (5.26%) MSI
2 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 8 (21.05%) Banking
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 5 (13.16%) IT Support
3 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Support Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Support Manager
4 3 (7.89%) IT Support Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Implementation Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Payments Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.89%) XML Messaging
3 3 (7.89%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
4 1 (2.63%) WPF
4 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.63%) LINQ
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) NHS
2 8 (21.05%) SWIFT
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.79%) LIMS
3 6 (15.79%) e-Health
3 6 (15.79%) Informatics
3 6 (15.79%) Health Informatics
4 4 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (7.89%) Smartcard
6 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.63%) EMV
7 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Project Management
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.79%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
2 6 (15.79%) Analytics
2 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) ETL
3 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.53%) CRM
4 4 (10.53%) Workflow
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) Data Management
5 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
2 7 (18.42%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) MCP
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (47.37%) HL7
2 13 (34.21%) DICOM
3 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) VMware
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Informatica
5 2 (5.26%) McAfee
5 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.63%) Tableau
South West London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60-75k
Posted: 4 days ago