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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 815 761 804
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +43
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 60 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.076% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 72
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,764
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.66%
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
40425 39809 45538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.92% 39.97% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34273 34722 40294
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 15 September 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 15 September 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
London -25 33 £54,250 +35.62% 2
South East -27 14 £41,250 +21.32% 5
South West - 5 £26,500 -
East Midlands -8 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands -9 4 £37,500 +11.11%
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 120 (71.43%) Windows
2 115 (68.45%) Microsoft
3 84 (50.00%) Finance
4 70 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 62 (36.90%) SQL Server
5 62 (36.90%) VMware
6 59 (35.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (35.12%) Linux
7 57 (33.93%) Windows 7
8 52 (30.95%) Degree
8 52 (30.95%) MS Excel
9 51 (30.36%) MS Exchange
9 51 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 51 (30.36%) PowerShell
10 48 (28.57%) SQL
11 43 (25.60%) MS Office
11 43 (25.60%) TCP/IP
12 41 (24.40%) Perl
12 41 (24.40%) VMware ESX
13 40 (23.81%) IIS
14 39 (23.21%) SCCM
15 38 (22.62%) MCSE
15 38 (22.62%) Microsoft Certification
16 37 (22.02%) .NET
17 32 (19.05%) VMware Workstation
18 31 (18.45%) HP
19 30 (17.86%) Oracle
19 30 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
20 28 (16.67%) ITIL
21 27 (16.07%) Continuous Integration

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 51 (30.36%) MS Exchange
2 40 (23.81%) IIS
3 17 (10.12%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (6.55%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (6.55%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.76%) Lync
7 6 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.38%) WorkSite
8 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.60%) Apache
10 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 52 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 43 (25.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.19%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 43 (25.60%) TCP/IP
2 23 (13.69%) DNS
3 21 (12.50%) DHCP
4 16 (9.52%) HTTP
5 14 (8.33%) LDAP
5 14 (8.33%) SAN
5 14 (8.33%) NAS
6 11 (6.55%) Internet
7 9 (5.36%) VoIP
8 5 (2.98%) Wireless
9 4 (2.38%) IP Telephony
9 4 (2.38%) Firewall
9 4 (2.38%) SSL
9 4 (2.38%) VPN
10 3 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.19%) DSL
11 2 (1.19%) Intranet
12 1 (0.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2000
3 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.55%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.57%) MySQL
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (12.50%) MSI
2 18 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.33%) Subversion
4 13 (7.74%) InstallShield
5 11 (6.55%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (6.55%) WiX
5 11 (6.55%) MSBuild
6 8 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 8 (4.76%) CruiseControl
7 6 (3.57%) NUnit
8 2 (1.19%) Maven
8 2 (1.19%) JIRA
8 2 (1.19%) FishEye
9 1 (0.60%) AdminStudio
General
1 84 (50.00%) Finance
2 24 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 20 (11.90%) Banking
4 12 (7.14%) Legal
4 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.36%) Law
5 9 (5.36%) Advertising
5 9 (5.36%) Retail
6 6 (3.57%) Back Office
7 3 (1.79%) French Language
8 2 (1.19%) Military
8 2 (1.19%) Billing
8 2 (1.19%) Electronics
8 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.60%) Front Office
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (38.69%) Analyst
2 44 (26.19%) Support Analyst
3 39 (23.21%) IT Support
4 30 (17.86%) IT Support Analyst
5 24 (14.29%) Graduate
6 18 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (10.71%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
6 18 (10.71%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 14 (8.33%) Applications Packager
8 13 (7.74%) Systems Support
8 13 (7.74%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (7.74%) Release Engineer
9 11 (6.55%) Build Manager
9 11 (6.55%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Developer
9 11 (6.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 11 (6.55%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.95%) Architect
11 9 (5.36%) Technical Architect
12 8 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.02%) .NET
2 24 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 18 (10.71%) XML
4 17 (10.12%) Application Packaging
5 13 (7.74%) .NET Framework
6 11 (6.55%) Ajax
6 11 (6.55%) HTML
6 11 (6.55%) CSS
6 11 (6.55%) jQuery
6 11 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (2.98%) XML Schema
7 5 (2.98%) LAMP
8 2 (1.19%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (13.10%) Hedge funds
4 13 (7.74%) Clustering
5 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.57%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.57%) iPhone
7 5 (2.98%) CMDB
7 5 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.79%) PKI
8 3 (1.79%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.19%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.60%) BBC
10 1 (0.60%) VLE
10 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 120 (71.43%) Windows
2 59 (35.12%) Linux
2 59 (35.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (33.93%) Windows 7
4 24 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (9.52%) UNIX
5 16 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 16 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (7.74%) Mac OS X
8 8 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.57%) Mac OS X Server
10 5 (2.98%) Debian
11 3 (1.79%) Android
11 3 (1.79%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (16.67%) ITIL
3 27 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (13.10%) Release Management
4 22 (13.10%) Change Control
4 22 (13.10%) Configuration Management
5 21 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 16 (9.52%) OO
7 15 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (8.33%) Migration
9 13 (7.74%) Web Development
9 13 (7.74%) Asset Management
10 11 (6.55%) OOP
11 10 (5.95%) Change Management
12 8 (4.76%) Validation
12 8 (4.76%) TDD
12 8 (4.76%) Project Planning
13 7 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.17%) IT Asset Management
14 6 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.36%) PowerShell
2 48 (28.57%) SQL
3 41 (24.40%) Perl
4 25 (14.88%) T-SQL
5 24 (14.29%) C#
6 23 (13.69%) Python
7 15 (8.93%) JavaScript
8 12 (7.14%) VB
9 11 (6.55%) VB.NET
9 11 (6.55%) VB6
10 8 (4.76%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.17%) Ruby
12 5 (2.98%) PHP
13 4 (2.38%) VBA
13 4 (2.38%) VBScript
14 3 (1.79%) C++
15 2 (1.19%) Java
15 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (30.95%) Degree
2 38 (22.62%) MCSE
2 38 (22.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (13.10%) PhD
4 13 (7.74%) MCDBA
5 11 (6.55%) MCITP
6 9 (5.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.79%) CCNA
7 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 70 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 51 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (24.40%) VMware ESX
4 32 (19.05%) VMware Workstation
5 17 (10.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (7.74%) Hyper-V
7 9 (5.36%) Terminal Services
7 9 (5.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (4.17%) vSphere
9 4 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.38%) XenApp
10 3 (1.79%) XenServer
11 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 39 (23.21%) SCCM
2 9 (5.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (4.76%) SCOM
4 6 (3.57%) WSUS
5 4 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.38%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.19%) Nagios
6 2 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.60%) Opsview
Vendors
1 115 (68.45%) Microsoft
2 62 (36.90%) VMware
3 31 (18.45%) HP
4 30 (17.86%) Oracle
5 19 (11.31%) Cisco
6 15 (8.93%) Citrix
6 15 (8.93%) Red Hat
7 13 (7.74%) Sybase
7 13 (7.74%) Veritas
8 9 (5.36%) Remedy
8 9 (5.36%) Apple
8 9 (5.36%) Juniper
9 6 (3.57%) Intel
9 6 (3.57%) Adobe
9 6 (3.57%) Toshiba
10 5 (2.98%) SAP
10 5 (2.98%) IBM
11 4 (2.38%) LANDesk
12 3 (1.79%) BMC
13 2 (1.19%) CA
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