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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 850 918 942
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +24
Permanent jobs citing PACS 11 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.038% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
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
34784 42522 43570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.81% 42.75% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28607 34321 35489
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,453 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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
London +73 6 £35,250 -35.90%
South East +59 2 £42,500 +34.92% 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -
East of England - 1 £31,500 -
PACS
UK

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
3 28 (68.29%) SQL
4 27 (65.85%) ITIL
5 24 (58.54%) HL7
6 20 (48.78%) DICOM
7 17 (41.46%) MS Excel
8 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
10 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
10 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
10 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
11 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
11 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
11 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (26.83%) Workflow
13 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
14 9 (21.95%) Network Security
14 9 (21.95%) SSH
14 9 (21.95%) IPsec
14 9 (21.95%) VPN
15 8 (19.51%) Linux
15 8 (19.51%) Unix
15 8 (19.51%) Sybase
15 8 (19.51%) MySQL
15 8 (19.51%) Perl
15 8 (19.51%) Python
15 8 (19.51%) NHS

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 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (41.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) IPsec
2 9 (21.95%) Network Security
2 9 (21.95%) SSH
2 9 (21.95%) VPN
3 4 (9.76%) SAN
4 3 (7.32%) NAS
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (19.51%) MySQL
3 8 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (14.63%) Electronic Patient Records
5 5 (12.20%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (9.76%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (9.76%) MS Access
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) French Language
1 1 (2.44%) Legal
1 1 (2.44%) Local Government
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Support Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Applications Support
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Support Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) IT Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) IT Support
4 8 (19.51%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Linux Support
5 6 (14.63%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Applications Support
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) ODBC
2 3 (7.32%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) COM
3 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) JDBC
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) JSP
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) NHS
2 6 (14.63%) e-Health
2 6 (14.63%) Health Informatics
2 6 (14.63%) Informatics
2 6 (14.63%) LIMS
3 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
4 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.51%) Linux
5 8 (19.51%) Unix
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Workflow
3 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL V3
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
5 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Presales
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.76%) Line Management
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Perl
2 8 (19.51%) Python
2 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.76%) VB
3 4 (9.76%) VB6
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CCNA
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (58.54%) HL7
2 20 (48.78%) DICOM
3 3 (7.32%) SLA
4 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (2.44%) ISO13485
5 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
1 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Sybase
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Hitachi
4 4 (9.76%) InterSystems
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
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