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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 875 854 846
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing PACS 13 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.017% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.042% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 20
Average salary £60,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -13.33%
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
40534 40277 40994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.84% 39.56% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32821 32664 34519
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014. 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
London +3 8 £60,000 - 1
South East -10 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East of England -33 1 £42,500 +30.76% 1
North West - 1 - -
PACS
UK

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 21 (43.75%) NHS
1 21 (43.75%) Project Management
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
3 15 (31.25%) SQL
4 14 (29.17%) DICOM
5 13 (27.08%) Oracle
6 10 (20.83%) Perl
6 10 (20.83%) ITIL
6 10 (20.83%) Linux
6 10 (20.83%) UNIX
6 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
6 10 (20.83%) HL7
7 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (18.75%) Finance
8 8 (16.67%) Banking
8 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 8 (16.67%) SWIFT
9 7 (14.58%) VMware
9 7 (14.58%) Change Management
10 6 (12.50%) Workflow
10 6 (12.50%) IBM
10 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.50%) SAN
10 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
10 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
11 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (10.42%) C++

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) LAN
2 3 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) NAS
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MSI
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Support Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 5 (10.42%) Consultant
3 5 (10.42%) IT Support
4 4 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Payments Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) XML
2 3 (6.25%) XML Messaging
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) COM
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) NHS
2 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.67%) SWIFT
4 5 (10.42%) Smartcard
5 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.25%) e-Health
5 3 (6.25%) Informatics
5 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.17%) DTV
6 2 (4.17%) CMDB
7 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) UNIX
3 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Project Management
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 7 (14.58%) Change Management
4 6 (12.50%) Workflow
5 5 (10.42%) Data Management
5 5 (10.42%) Service Management
5 5 (10.42%) ETL
5 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.25%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Cash Management
7 3 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Business Development
8 2 (4.17%) People Management
8 2 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
2 10 (20.83%) Perl
3 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.42%) C++
4 5 (10.42%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) DICOM
2 10 (20.83%) HL7
3 2 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) IBM
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.25%) Ab Initio
5 3 (6.25%) Informatica
6 2 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Cerner
7 1 (2.08%) Veritas
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee
7 1 (2.08%) MEDITECH
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 27 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago