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 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
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 869 872 833
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -39
Permanent jobs citing PACS 9 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.023% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.058% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 16
Average salary £38,250 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £67,150 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
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
41535 43201 41409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.62% 39.51% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33275 34237 33636
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
North West - 4 £29,000 -
South East +1 2 £65,000 - 1
London +16 1 £31,500 -47.50% 1
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
PACS
UK

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (52.17%) NHS
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) HL7
4 5 (21.74%) Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) e-Health
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) InfoPath
6 3 (13.04%) Business Development
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) Informatics
6 3 (13.04%) DICOM
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) NAS
6 3 (13.04%) Health Informatics

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 5 (21.74%) Wireless
2 3 (13.04%) NAS
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) Telnet
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Business Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Development Manager
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PACS Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) WCF
1 1 (4.35%) WPF
1 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
1 1 (4.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) NHS
2 4 (17.39%) e-Health
3 3 (13.04%) Informatics
3 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (13.04%) Health Informatics
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.70%) DTV
4 2 (8.70%) LIMS
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Social Network
5 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) PMI
5 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Change Management
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Development
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Document Management
5 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) HL7
2 3 (13.04%) DICOM
3 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) McAfee
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Cerner
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