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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 829 819 786
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 46 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.066% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 58 54
Average salary £38,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £59,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +10.29%
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
38732 41357 39912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.47% 38.56% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33425 35059 34717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -7 27 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South East +10 9 £32,000 -28.88%
East Midlands -7 4 £43,750 +9.37% 1
South West -7 4 £38,000 +43.39%
North West +8 1 £50,000 -
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 125 (83.89%) Microsoft
2 94 (63.09%) Windows
3 90 (60.40%) PowerShell
4 82 (55.03%) Active Directory
5 79 (53.02%) Citrix
6 76 (51.01%) ITIL
7 68 (45.64%) Finance
8 63 (42.28%) SCCM
9 59 (39.60%) MS Excel
10 56 (37.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 50 (33.56%) VMware
12 48 (32.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 44 (29.53%) Windows 7
13 44 (29.53%) Degree
14 43 (28.86%) Software Distribution
14 43 (28.86%) Linux
15 42 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 41 (27.52%) Perl
17 39 (26.17%) MS Exchange
17 39 (26.17%) Computer Science
18 38 (25.50%) Security Cleared
18 38 (25.50%) DNS
19 36 (24.16%) Service Delivery
20 35 (23.49%) Microsoft Certification
21 34 (22.82%) TCP/IP
21 34 (22.82%) JSP
21 34 (22.82%) Compatibility Testing
22 33 (22.15%) MS Office
22 33 (22.15%) MCSE
23 31 (20.81%) DHCP

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 39 (26.17%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.13%) SharePoint
3 19 (12.75%) IIS
4 3 (2.01%) Apache
5 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 59 (39.60%) MS Excel
2 33 (22.15%) MS Office
3 12 (8.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.01%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) IaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.50%) DNS
2 34 (22.82%) TCP/IP
3 31 (20.81%) DHCP
4 15 (10.07%) SAN
5 14 (9.40%) NAS
6 11 (7.38%) VPN
7 3 (2.01%) LAN
7 3 (2.01%) Firewall
8 2 (1.34%) VLAN
8 2 (1.34%) Network Security
8 2 (1.34%) VoIP
8 2 (1.34%) WAN
9 1 (0.67%) SMTP
9 1 (0.67%) PBX
9 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.67%) OSPF
9 1 (0.67%) BGP
9 1 (0.67%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (8.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (8.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.01%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (10.74%) JIRA
2 12 (8.05%) MSI
2 12 (8.05%) InstallShield
3 7 (4.70%) AdminStudio
4 3 (2.01%) Subversion
4 3 (2.01%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (45.64%) Finance
2 18 (12.08%) Financial Institution
3 15 (10.07%) Legal
4 14 (9.40%) Retail
5 12 (8.05%) Billing
6 5 (3.36%) Games
6 5 (3.36%) Law
7 3 (2.01%) Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Front Office
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (24.83%) Analyst
2 23 (15.44%) Support Engineer
3 22 (14.77%) Support Analyst
4 18 (12.08%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (12.08%) Technical Leader
5 17 (11.41%) IT Support
6 16 (10.74%) Applications Support
6 16 (10.74%) Architect
6 16 (10.74%) IT Support Analyst
6 16 (10.74%) Integration Engineer
6 16 (10.74%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 14 (9.40%) Graduate
7 14 (9.40%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 14 (9.40%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 13 (8.72%) Windows Support Engineer
8 13 (8.72%) Applications Support Engineer
9 12 (8.05%) Technical Architect
10 11 (7.38%) Desktop Engineer
11 9 (6.04%) Administrator
11 9 (6.04%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.82%) JSP
2 7 (4.70%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.34%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) RESTful
4 1 (0.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.67%) Web Services
4 1 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.17%) Computer Science
2 30 (20.13%) Management Information System
3 26 (17.45%) Hedge funds
4 14 (9.40%) Data Centre
5 12 (8.05%) N-Tier
5 12 (8.05%) Clustering
6 10 (6.71%) Client/Server
6 10 (6.71%) Replication
7 6 (4.03%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.67%) Equities
10 1 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 94 (63.09%) Windows
2 56 (37.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (29.53%) Windows 7
4 43 (28.86%) Linux
5 25 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (12.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.71%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.68%) UNIX
10 3 (2.01%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.01%) Debian
10 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.67%) Android
11 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.01%) ITIL
2 43 (28.86%) Software Distribution
3 36 (24.16%) Service Delivery
4 34 (22.82%) Compatibility Testing
5 21 (14.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (12.75%) Performance Management
6 19 (12.75%) Mentoring
6 19 (12.75%) Patch Management
7 18 (12.08%) Line Management
7 18 (12.08%) Software Testing
8 16 (10.74%) Security Patching
9 14 (9.40%) Boundary Protection
10 13 (8.72%) Configuration Management
10 13 (8.72%) Project Management
10 13 (8.72%) Asset Management
10 13 (8.72%) Load Balancing
11 12 (8.05%) Project Planning
11 12 (8.05%) Business Development
11 12 (8.05%) TOGAF
11 12 (8.05%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 90 (60.40%) PowerShell
2 41 (27.52%) Perl
3 21 (14.09%) SQL
4 8 (5.37%) VB
5 7 (4.70%) Python
6 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.01%) VBScript
6 3 (2.01%) Ruby
7 2 (1.34%) C
8 1 (0.67%) Java
8 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (29.53%) Degree
2 38 (25.50%) Security Cleared
3 35 (23.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (22.15%) MCSE
5 29 (19.46%) SC Cleared
6 25 (16.78%) DV Cleared
7 23 (15.44%) MCITP
8 20 (13.42%) MCSA
9 14 (9.40%) PhD
10 13 (8.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (8.05%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (6.71%) MCDST
12 10 (6.71%) MCP
13 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.34%) CCNP
13 2 (1.34%) CCNA
14 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.67%) RHCE
14 1 (0.67%) MCTS
14 1 (0.67%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) COBIT
2 2 (1.34%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (55.03%) Active Directory
2 48 (32.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 42 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (14.09%) VMware ESX
4 21 (14.09%) VMware Workstation
5 18 (12.08%) XenApp
6 15 (10.07%) vSphere
7 13 (8.72%) Hyper-V
8 12 (8.05%) Terminal Services
8 12 (8.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 12 (8.05%) vCloud
9 11 (7.38%) BitLocker
10 10 (6.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.01%) KVM
11 3 (2.01%) Docker
12 1 (0.67%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 63 (42.28%) SCCM
2 27 (18.12%) WSUS
3 12 (8.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (2.68%) Puppet
5 3 (2.01%) Nagios
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.34%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.67%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.67%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 125 (83.89%) Microsoft
2 79 (53.02%) Citrix
3 50 (33.56%) VMware
4 30 (20.13%) Cisco
5 28 (18.79%) HP
6 18 (12.08%) Red Hat
7 17 (11.41%) Dell
8 16 (10.74%) SAP
9 15 (10.07%) Atlassian
10 12 (8.05%) Veritas
10 12 (8.05%) Oracle
10 12 (8.05%) Juniper
11 11 (7.38%) Sophos
12 10 (6.71%) Remedy
12 10 (6.71%) ServiceNow
13 5 (3.36%) Google
13 5 (3.36%) IBM
14 2 (1.34%) EMC
14 2 (1.34%) CommVault
14 2 (1.34%) Apple
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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