The first table below looks at the demand for Software Packaging 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 Packaging over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 814 767 818
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +51
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 81 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.068% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 53
Average salary £40,000 £34,678 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.34% -0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,357 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -1.83%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42455 40377 45907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.00% 39.80% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36363 35251 40806
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in England

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in England

Software Packaging
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 Packaging within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -29 37 £35,000 -12.50% 5
South East -9 18 £49,000 +40.00% 2
West Midlands +18 15 £32,500 -3.70%
East Midlands - 12 £40,000 -
North West +6 8 - -
South West - 4 £26,500 - 1
Yorkshire -30 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging.

1 131 (74.86%) Windows
2 126 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 89 (50.86%) Finance
4 81 (46.29%) Active Directory
5 71 (40.57%) VMware
6 67 (38.29%) PowerShell
6 67 (38.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (37.14%) Windows 7
8 63 (36.00%) Degree
9 62 (35.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 62 (35.43%) SQL Server
10 58 (33.14%) MS Excel
10 58 (33.14%) MS Exchange
11 57 (32.57%) Linux
12 53 (30.29%) SCCM
13 52 (29.71%) TCP/IP
14 51 (29.14%) SQL
15 44 (25.14%) MS Office
16 43 (24.57%) VMware ESX
17 42 (24.00%) IIS
17 42 (24.00%) .NET
18 40 (22.86%) MCSE
18 40 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
19 39 (22.29%) ITIL
20 38 (21.71%) Perl
21 36 (20.57%) HP
22 33 (18.86%) VMware Workstation
23 31 (17.71%) Disaster Recovery
24 30 (17.14%) T-SQL
25 29 (16.57%) C#

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (33.14%) MS Exchange
2 42 (24.00%) IIS
3 19 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (10.29%) SharePoint
5 14 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (6.29%) WebSphere
6 11 (6.29%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.00%) Lync
8 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.29%) WorkSite
9 3 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.57%) Apache
Applications
1 58 (33.14%) MS Excel
2 44 (25.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (5.71%) Eikon
3 3 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 52 (29.71%) TCP/IP
2 29 (16.57%) DHCP
3 28 (16.00%) DNS
4 19 (10.86%) LDAP
5 18 (10.29%) HTTP
6 14 (8.00%) SAN
6 14 (8.00%) NAS
7 11 (6.29%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (6.29%) Internet
8 9 (5.14%) VoIP
9 6 (3.43%) Firewall
9 6 (3.43%) Wireless
10 5 (2.86%) SSL
10 5 (2.86%) VPN
11 2 (1.14%) DSL
11 2 (1.14%) Intranet
11 2 (1.14%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (35.43%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (10.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.29%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.43%) MySQL
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (10.29%) Jenkins
2 17 (9.71%) MSI
3 14 (8.00%) Subversion
4 11 (6.29%) MSBuild
4 11 (6.29%) WiX
4 11 (6.29%) Visual Studio
4 11 (6.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (5.14%) InstallShield
6 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.43%) NUnit
8 4 (2.29%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.71%) Wise Package Studio
10 2 (1.14%) FishEye
10 2 (1.14%) JIRA
10 2 (1.14%) Maven
11 1 (0.57%) AdminStudio
General
1 89 (50.86%) Finance
2 22 (12.57%) Financial Institution
3 18 (10.29%) Back Office
4 13 (7.43%) Legal
5 12 (6.86%) Law
5 12 (6.86%) Banking
6 9 (5.14%) Advertising
6 9 (5.14%) Retail
6 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.14%) Electronics
7 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.14%) Military
7 2 (1.14%) Games
7 2 (1.14%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 59 (33.71%) Analyst
2 44 (25.14%) Support Analyst
3 41 (23.43%) IT Support
4 32 (18.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 28 (16.00%) Graduate
6 23 (13.14%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
6 23 (13.14%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 21 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (10.29%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (10.29%) Systems Support
9 15 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (6.86%) Support Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) Release Engineer
11 11 (6.29%) VB.NET Developer
11 11 (6.29%) Build Manager
11 11 (6.29%) .NET Developer
11 11 (6.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.29%) Developer
11 11 (6.29%) Desktop Support
12 10 (5.71%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.00%) .NET
2 28 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (10.29%) .NET Framework
4 15 (8.57%) XML
5 12 (6.86%) Application Packaging
6 11 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (6.29%) Ajax
6 11 (6.29%) jQuery
6 11 (6.29%) CSS
6 11 (6.29%) HTML
7 7 (4.00%) Rendezvous
8 5 (2.86%) LAMP
9 2 (1.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 13 (7.43%) Clustering
4 11 (6.29%) Smartphone
4 11 (6.29%) PKI
5 7 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.43%) iPhone
7 5 (2.86%) CMDB
8 4 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.71%) BBC
9 3 (1.71%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.14%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.57%) Equities
11 1 (0.57%) VLE
11 1 (0.57%) Open Source
11 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 131 (74.86%) Windows
2 67 (38.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (37.14%) Windows 7
4 57 (32.57%) Linux
5 24 (13.71%) Windows 8
6 23 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (11.43%) Mac OS X
8 15 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (6.29%) Apple iOS
10 11 (6.29%) Mac OS
10 11 (6.29%) Android
11 10 (5.71%) UNIX
12 6 (3.43%) Mac OS X Server
13 5 (2.86%) Debian
13 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.29%) ITIL
2 31 (17.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (14.86%) Load Balancing
3 26 (14.86%) Release Management
4 23 (13.14%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (12.57%) Change Control
6 20 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (10.29%) Change Management
8 17 (9.71%) Migration
9 16 (9.14%) Configuration Management
10 13 (7.43%) Web Development
10 13 (7.43%) OO
11 11 (6.29%) ITIL V3
11 11 (6.29%) ITSM
11 11 (6.29%) OOP
12 8 (4.57%) Project Management
12 8 (4.57%) Project Planning
12 8 (4.57%) Validation
13 7 (4.00%) Asset Management
13 7 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.29%) PowerShell
2 51 (29.14%) SQL
3 38 (21.71%) Perl
4 30 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 29 (16.57%) C#
6 19 (10.86%) Python
7 15 (8.57%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.29%) VB6
8 11 (6.29%) VB
8 11 (6.29%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.00%) Ruby
9 7 (4.00%) VBScript
10 6 (3.43%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.86%) PHP
12 4 (2.29%) VBA
13 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.14%) Java
13 2 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 63 (36.00%) Degree
2 40 (22.86%) MCSE
2 40 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (13.71%) PhD
4 17 (9.71%) MCDBA
5 11 (6.29%) MCITP
6 9 (5.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) CISSP
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.57%) CCIE
9 1 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 81 (46.29%) Active Directory
2 62 (35.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (24.57%) VMware ESX
4 33 (18.86%) VMware Workstation
5 17 (9.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (8.57%) XenApp
7 12 (6.86%) XenDesktop
8 11 (6.29%) XenServer
8 11 (6.29%) Hyper-V
9 9 (5.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (5.14%) Terminal Services
10 5 (2.86%) vSphere
11 3 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 53 (30.29%) SCCM
2 16 (9.14%) WSUS
3 9 (5.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (4.00%) SCOM
5 5 (2.86%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.14%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.14%) Nagios
8 1 (0.57%) Opsview
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 126 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 71 (40.57%) VMware
3 36 (20.57%) HP
4 26 (14.86%) Oracle
5 25 (14.29%) Cisco
6 21 (12.00%) Citrix
7 17 (9.71%) Apple
7 17 (9.71%) Remedy
7 17 (9.71%) Sybase
8 15 (8.57%) Red Hat
9 14 (8.00%) Veritas
10 12 (6.86%) Toshiba
11 11 (6.29%) BMC
12 10 (5.71%) Reuters
12 10 (5.71%) Bloomberg
12 10 (5.71%) CQG
13 9 (5.14%) Juniper
14 6 (3.43%) Adobe
14 6 (3.43%) Intel
15 5 (2.86%) IBM
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