The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 872 866 870
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 37 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.063% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 34
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £73,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £32,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -32.63%
Software Packaging
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36170 37017 40722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 37.29% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31529 32068 34213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
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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 +9 29 £40,000 - 2
North West - 4 £22,500 -
South East +1 3 £30,500 -4.68% 1
West Midlands -16 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 62 (76.54%) Windows
2 59 (72.84%) Microsoft
3 52 (64.20%) Active Directory
4 51 (62.96%) PowerShell
5 42 (51.85%) VMware
6 41 (50.62%) Finance
6 41 (50.62%) SQL Server
6 41 (50.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 34 (41.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (39.51%) Windows 7
9 32 (39.51%) Perl
10 31 (38.27%) Windows Server
11 27 (33.33%) SQL
11 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 26 (32.10%) MS Office
13 25 (30.86%) VMware ESX
13 25 (30.86%) VMware Workstation
14 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (28.40%) Degree
15 23 (28.40%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
17 19 (23.46%) IIS
18 18 (22.22%) .NET
19 17 (20.99%) Linux
19 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
19 17 (20.99%) WSUS
20 15 (18.52%) SCCM
20 15 (18.52%) Financial Institution
21 14 (17.28%) HP

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 36 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 19 (23.46%) IIS
3 12 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (32.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Office 365
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.94%) IaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
2 12 (14.81%) DNS
3 11 (13.58%) LAN
3 11 (13.58%) WAN
4 10 (12.35%) Firewall
5 8 (9.88%) DHCP
5 8 (9.88%) Internet
5 8 (9.88%) SAN
6 5 (6.17%) VLAN
6 5 (6.17%) VPN
7 4 (4.94%) HTTP
7 4 (4.94%) LDAP
8 3 (3.70%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.70%) InfiniBand
8 3 (3.70%) Multicast
8 3 (3.70%) NAS
8 3 (3.70%) Network Security
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.23%) HSRP
9 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.70%) KDB
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) InstallShield
2 9 (11.11%) MSI
3 7 (8.64%) JIRA
4 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.23%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (50.62%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Financial Institution
3 14 (17.28%) Banking
4 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.41%) Law
5 3 (3.70%) Front Office
5 3 (3.70%) Retail
6 2 (2.47%) Advertising
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Analyst
2 29 (35.80%) Support Analyst
3 20 (24.69%) IT Analyst
3 20 (24.69%) IT Support
3 20 (24.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 18 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Applications Support
6 9 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Applications Support Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Qualitative Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Quantitative Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Support
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Support Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Deployment Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Desktop Support
10 5 (6.17%) Server Support
10 5 (6.17%) Software Deployment Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
3 6 (7.41%) Web Services
4 4 (4.94%) Middleware
4 4 (4.94%) RESTful
5 3 (3.70%) JMS
5 3 (3.70%) Rendezvous
5 3 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (1.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.05%) Hedge funds
3 8 (9.88%) Clustering
4 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.17%) User Experience
6 4 (4.94%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.94%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.70%) Replication
8 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.23%) Reinsurance
9 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 62 (76.54%) Windows
2 41 (50.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (39.51%) Windows 7
4 31 (38.27%) Windows Server
5 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (20.99%) Linux
7 7 (8.64%) Windows 8
8 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.94%) Unix
10 1 (1.23%) CentOS
10 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (17.28%) ITIL
3 13 (16.05%) SDLC
3 13 (16.05%) Service Management
4 11 (13.58%) Boundary Protection
5 10 (12.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 8 (9.88%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (9.88%) Security Patching
8 6 (7.41%) Migration
8 6 (7.41%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.41%) Project Management
8 6 (7.41%) Quantitative Trading
9 5 (6.17%) Application Packaging
9 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.17%) Software Distribution
10 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (62.96%) PowerShell
2 32 (39.51%) Perl
3 27 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (6.17%) VBScript
5 3 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (2.47%) C#
6 2 (2.47%) Python
6 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.23%) C
7 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (28.40%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (13.58%) PhD
4 6 (7.41%) CCNA
4 6 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.41%) MCSE
5 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.17%) MCP
5 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.47%) CCAA
6 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCITP
6 2 (2.47%) MCTS
6 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.23%) CCNP
7 1 (1.23%) MCSA
7 1 (1.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 52 (64.20%) Active Directory
2 34 (41.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (30.86%) VMware ESX
3 25 (30.86%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.94%) BitLocker
7 3 (3.70%) Terminal Server
7 3 (3.70%) vSphere
7 3 (3.70%) XenApp
8 1 (1.23%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (20.99%) WSUS
2 15 (18.52%) SCCM
3 8 (9.88%) SCOrch
4 5 (6.17%) Backup Exec
4 5 (6.17%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (4.94%) Casper Suite
5 4 (4.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.94%) SCOM
5 4 (4.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.94%) ThinApp
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Intune
6 3 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (3.70%) SCDPM
6 3 (3.70%) Sysprep
6 3 (3.70%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (1.23%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.23%) Puppet
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (72.84%) Microsoft
2 42 (51.85%) VMware
3 14 (17.28%) Citrix
3 14 (17.28%) HP
4 12 (14.81%) Cisco
5 10 (12.35%) Dell
6 7 (8.64%) Atlassian
6 7 (8.64%) SAP
7 6 (7.41%) LANDesk
8 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.17%) Intel Security
8 5 (6.17%) Lumension
8 5 (6.17%) Mitel
8 5 (6.17%) Sybase
9 4 (4.94%) Apple
9 4 (4.94%) Becrypt
9 4 (4.94%) Sophos
9 4 (4.94%) Symantec
9 4 (4.94%) Wyse
10 3 (3.70%) Solace
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