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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 872 935 947
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +12
Permanent jobs citing PACS 29 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.007% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.016% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 15
Median salary £44,500 £38,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.33% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,750 £67,300
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-28.80% +31.57%
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
37974 42725 46596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.81% 41.33% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31501 34271 37402
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PACS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

PACS Salary Histogram in England

PACS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 12 £44,500 - 3
London +39 9 £32,500 +3.17% 1
South East +40 4 £46,500 -28.46% 1
South West - 2 £60,000 -
North West +23 1 £52,500 -16.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
PACS
UK

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing PACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PACS.

1 26 (57.78%) SQL
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) ITIL
2 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 16 (35.56%) DICOM
5 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
5 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
6 13 (28.89%) CRM
6 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
6 13 (28.89%) Workflow
6 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
7 12 (26.67%) ITIL V3
7 12 (26.67%) Migration
7 12 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
7 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 11 (24.44%) VPN
8 11 (24.44%) Unix
8 11 (24.44%) Python
8 11 (24.44%) Sybase
8 11 (24.44%) Linux
8 11 (24.44%) Perl
8 11 (24.44%) MySQL
8 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
8 11 (24.44%) HL7
8 11 (24.44%) Network Security
8 11 (24.44%) IPsec
8 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (24.44%) SSH

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 11 (24.44%) IPsec
2 11 (24.44%) Network Security
2 11 (24.44%) SSH
2 11 (24.44%) VPN
3 9 (20.00%) SAN
4 8 (17.78%) LAN
4 8 (17.78%) WAN
5 7 (15.56%) DHCP
5 7 (15.56%) DNS
5 7 (15.56%) Firewall
5 7 (15.56%) Wireless
6 4 (8.89%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) MySQL
2 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (13.33%) Electronic Patient Records
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) IT Support
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.44%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Support
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) Ajax
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
1 8 (17.78%) NHS
2 7 (15.56%) BYOD
2 7 (15.56%) Informatics
3 5 (11.11%) e-Health
3 5 (11.11%) Health Informatics
3 5 (11.11%) LIMS
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Fintech
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Physics
5 1 (2.22%) PMI
5 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 11 (24.44%) Unix
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) CRM
2 13 (28.89%) Workflow
3 12 (26.67%) ITIL V3
3 12 (26.67%) Migration
3 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 8 (17.78%) Change Management
5 7 (15.56%) Network Design
6 6 (13.33%) Analytics
7 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.89%) Information Governance
8 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) Perl
2 11 (24.44%) Python
2 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.44%) C
3 2 (4.44%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) CCNA
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) MCITP
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) DICOM
2 11 (24.44%) HL7
3 1 (2.22%) ISO13485
3 1 (2.22%) ISO20022
3 1 (2.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Sybase
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco
3 9 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
4 7 (15.56%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.44%) InterSystems
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) Nimble Storage
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