The first table below looks at the demand for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 779 777 826
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +49
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 95 81 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.079% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.10% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 38
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,150 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +42.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87694 80306 85531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.64% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71414 66712 73612
Average salary £49,000 £46,500 £46,752
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% -0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Distribution
UK

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Distribution Salary Trend in England

Software Distribution
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in England

Software Distribution
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
(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 -3 49 £36,000 +9.09% 5
London -32 32 £31,500 -42.72%
West Midlands +1 5 £22,000 -37.58%
Yorkshire - 5 - -
East Midlands -16 2 £25,000 -44.44%
East of England - 2 - - 1
Software Distribution
UK

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution.

1 135 (84.91%) Windows
2 77 (48.43%) Active Directory
3 73 (45.91%) Microsoft
4 66 (41.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 66 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (39.62%) Windows XP
6 55 (34.59%) MS Exchange
7 53 (33.33%) SQL
8 52 (32.70%) Security Cleared
9 49 (30.82%) DNS
10 48 (30.19%) SC Cleared
11 46 (28.93%) Retail
12 45 (28.30%) MS Office
13 44 (27.67%) Exchange Server 2003
14 41 (25.79%) Wireless
15 38 (23.90%) DV Cleared
16 33 (20.75%) Telecoms
17 32 (20.13%) Finance
17 32 (20.13%) VMware
17 32 (20.13%) ITIL
18 31 (19.50%) Disaster Recovery
19 30 (18.87%) Windows 2000
20 29 (18.24%) Internet
20 29 (18.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
21 26 (16.35%) Management Information System
22 24 (15.09%) SCCM
23 23 (14.47%) Linux
24 22 (13.84%) SAP
24 22 (13.84%) VoIP
24 22 (13.84%) Citrix

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (34.59%) MS Exchange
2 44 (27.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (18.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 21 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.29%) IIS
7 6 (3.77%) Lotus Domino
7 6 (3.77%) GroupWise
8 5 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.89%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.63%) Apache
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (28.30%) MS Office
2 8 (5.03%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.52%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.82%) DNS
2 41 (25.79%) Wireless
3 29 (18.24%) Internet
4 22 (13.84%) VoIP
5 14 (8.81%) DHCP
6 10 (6.29%) WAN
6 10 (6.29%) LAN
7 9 (5.66%) Firewall
8 7 (4.40%) LDAP
8 7 (4.40%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.77%) VPN
9 6 (3.77%) SSL
9 6 (3.77%) DMZ
9 6 (3.77%) GPRS
9 6 (3.77%) SMTP
9 6 (3.77%) FTP
9 6 (3.77%) HTTP
9 6 (3.77%) IMAP
10 3 (1.89%) NAS
11 2 (1.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.29%) RDBMS
1 10 (6.29%) Relational Database
2 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (7.55%) TestDirector
2 9 (5.66%) MSI
3 2 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.26%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 46 (28.93%) Retail
2 33 (20.75%) Telecoms
3 32 (20.13%) Finance
4 9 (5.66%) Banking
4 9 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.52%) French Language
5 4 (2.52%) German Language
5 4 (2.52%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (28.93%) Support Engineer
2 25 (15.72%) 1st Line Support
3 21 (13.21%) Analyst
4 19 (11.95%) Help Desk Support
5 12 (7.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (7.55%) Service Analyst
5 12 (7.55%) Customer Engineer
5 12 (7.55%) Support Analyst
5 12 (7.55%) Customer Support Engineer
6 10 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (6.29%) Desktop Support
7 8 (5.03%) IT Support
8 7 (4.40%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Technical Support
8 7 (4.40%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.77%) Test Manager
10 5 (3.14%) Test Leader
11 4 (2.52%) Senior Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.66%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.77%) ODBC
3 2 (1.26%) DCOM
4 1 (0.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.35%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.95%) EPoS
3 11 (6.92%) Blackberry
3 11 (6.92%) iPhone
4 9 (5.66%) Open Source
4 9 (5.66%) Clustering
5 4 (2.52%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.52%) CMDB
6 3 (1.89%) Handset
6 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.26%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.26%) PKI
8 1 (0.63%) PDA
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 135 (84.91%) Windows
2 66 (41.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 66 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (39.62%) Windows XP
4 30 (18.87%) Windows 2000
5 23 (14.47%) Linux
6 20 (12.58%) Apple iOS
7 17 (10.69%) Windows Vista
8 14 (8.81%) Windows 7
8 14 (8.81%) UNIX
9 11 (6.92%) Android
10 9 (5.66%) Windows 8
11 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (3.77%) Mac OS
12 6 (3.77%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (3.14%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.13%) ITIL
2 31 (19.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (8.81%) Incident Management
4 12 (7.55%) Test Management
4 12 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (6.29%) Change Management
5 10 (6.29%) Performance Management
6 8 (5.03%) Asset Management
6 8 (5.03%) Service Management
7 6 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.77%) Integration Testing
8 5 (3.14%) Business Analysis
8 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (2.52%) Performance Engineering
9 4 (2.52%) Regression Testing
9 4 (2.52%) Project Management
9 4 (2.52%) ITSM
9 4 (2.52%) Security Management
9 4 (2.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (6.29%) Perl
3 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.52%) C
5 2 (1.26%) VBScript
6 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (32.70%) Security Cleared
2 48 (30.19%) SC Cleared
3 38 (23.90%) DV Cleared
4 19 (11.95%) A+ Certification
5 12 (7.55%) ISTQB
5 12 (7.55%) MCSE
5 12 (7.55%) ISEB
5 12 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (5.66%) MCITP
7 7 (4.40%) Degree
8 6 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.77%) CCIE
8 6 (3.77%) CCNP
8 6 (3.77%) CCNA
9 4 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.89%) MCP
11 2 (1.26%) MCSA
12 1 (0.63%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 77 (48.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.14%) XenDesktop
3 5 (3.14%) vSphere
3 5 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.52%) XenApp
4 4 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (2.52%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.63%) qmail
6 1 (0.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (15.09%) SCCM
2 12 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (5.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (5.03%) WSUS
4 4 (2.52%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.52%) OpenView
4 4 (2.52%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.26%) WMI
5 2 (1.26%) SCOM
6 1 (0.63%) YUM
6 1 (0.63%) Puppet
6 1 (0.63%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.63%) Nagios
6 1 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 73 (45.91%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.13%) VMware
3 22 (13.84%) Fujitsu
3 22 (13.84%) SAP
3 22 (13.84%) Citrix
4 12 (7.55%) Symantec
5 11 (6.92%) Apple
6 10 (6.29%) Oracle
7 6 (3.77%) MobileIron
7 6 (3.77%) SOTI
8 4 (2.52%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.52%) Cisco
8 4 (2.52%) Adobe
8 4 (2.52%) Remedy
9 3 (1.89%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.89%) Lotus
9 3 (1.89%) HP
9 3 (1.89%) Altiris
10 2 (1.26%) RightFax
10 2 (1.26%) IBM
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