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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 795 800 781
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 83 101 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.092% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 71 76 52
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £40,000 £34,357
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.42%
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
39212 43484 41190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.99% 39.40% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33880 37477 36127
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(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 +31 37 £32,000 -57.33% 1
London +1 33 £45,000 +28.57% 2
South West - 11 £35,000 - 1
North West -15 2 - -
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 147 (84.48%) Microsoft
2 108 (62.07%) Windows
3 98 (56.32%) Active Directory
4 97 (55.75%) PowerShell
5 94 (54.02%) Citrix
6 92 (52.87%) ITIL
7 80 (45.98%) SCCM
8 77 (44.25%) Finance
9 71 (40.80%) MS Excel
10 61 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 57 (32.76%) Microsoft App-V
12 55 (31.61%) VMware
13 53 (30.46%) Software Distribution
14 51 (29.31%) Windows 7
15 50 (28.74%) Linux
16 48 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
17 46 (26.44%) Security Cleared
18 45 (25.86%) DNS
19 44 (25.29%) TCP/IP
20 43 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
20 43 (24.71%) MCSE
20 43 (24.71%) Service Delivery
20 43 (24.71%) Degree
21 42 (24.14%) Compatibility Testing
21 42 (24.14%) JSP
22 40 (22.99%) Perl
22 40 (22.99%) DHCP
23 38 (21.84%) MS Exchange
24 37 (21.26%) Cisco
25 35 (20.11%) Management Information System

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (21.84%) MS Exchange
2 32 (18.39%) SharePoint
3 20 (11.49%) IIS
4 3 (1.72%) Apache
5 2 (1.15%) Drupal
5 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 71 (40.80%) MS Excel
2 34 (19.54%) MS Office
3 15 (8.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.86%) DNS
2 44 (25.29%) TCP/IP
3 40 (22.99%) DHCP
4 16 (9.20%) VPN
5 15 (8.62%) SAN
5 15 (8.62%) NAS
6 2 (1.15%) VoIP
7 1 (0.57%) SMTP
7 1 (0.57%) ISDN
7 1 (0.57%) PBX
7 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.57%) DPNSS
7 1 (0.57%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
2 15 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (8.62%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (8.05%) MSI
2 13 (7.47%) InstallShield
3 12 (6.90%) JIRA
4 7 (4.02%) AdminStudio
5 3 (1.72%) Subversion
5 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.57%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 77 (44.25%) Finance
2 21 (12.07%) Retail
3 20 (11.49%) Financial Institution
4 18 (10.34%) Legal
5 15 (8.62%) Billing
6 7 (4.02%) Games
7 5 (2.87%) Banking
7 5 (2.87%) Law
8 4 (2.30%) Back Office
9 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.72%) Front Office
9 3 (1.72%) Advertising
9 3 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (24.14%) Analyst
2 25 (14.37%) Support Analyst
3 23 (13.22%) Technical Leader
4 22 (12.64%) Integration Engineer
5 20 (11.49%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.49%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (11.49%) IT Support
6 19 (10.92%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 19 (10.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 17 (9.77%) Graduate
7 17 (9.77%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 17 (9.77%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 15 (8.62%) Architect
8 15 (8.62%) Technical Architect
8 15 (8.62%) Applications Support
8 15 (8.62%) Desktop Engineer
9 14 (8.05%) Support Specialist
10 12 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) Windows Support Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.14%) JSP
2 7 (4.02%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.15%) WSH
4 2 (1.15%) .NET
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.57%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) HTML
5 1 (0.57%) Middleware
5 1 (0.57%) Ajax
5 1 (0.57%) jQuery
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.11%) Management Information System
1 35 (20.11%) Computer Science
2 27 (15.52%) Hedge funds
3 19 (10.92%) Data Centre
4 15 (8.62%) Clustering
4 15 (8.62%) Client/Server
4 15 (8.62%) N-Tier
5 12 (6.90%) Replication
6 5 (2.87%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.72%) Equities
8 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 108 (62.07%) Windows
2 61 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (29.31%) Windows 7
4 50 (28.74%) Linux
5 20 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (6.32%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.87%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.30%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.72%) UNIX
10 3 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.72%) Solaris
10 3 (1.72%) Debian
10 3 (1.72%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (52.87%) ITIL
2 53 (30.46%) Software Distribution
3 43 (24.71%) Service Delivery
4 42 (24.14%) Compatibility Testing
5 26 (14.94%) Mentoring
6 23 (13.22%) Performance Management
6 23 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (13.22%) Software Testing
6 23 (13.22%) Line Management
7 20 (11.49%) Patch Management
8 16 (9.20%) Boundary Protection
8 16 (9.20%) Migration
8 16 (9.20%) Project Management
9 15 (8.62%) Validation
9 15 (8.62%) SOA
9 15 (8.62%) DoDAF
9 15 (8.62%) Project Planning
9 15 (8.62%) TOGAF
9 15 (8.62%) Business Development
9 15 (8.62%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 97 (55.75%) PowerShell
2 40 (22.99%) Perl
3 23 (13.22%) SQL
4 12 (6.90%) VBScript
5 10 (5.75%) VB
6 6 (3.45%) Python
7 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.72%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.72%) Scala
7 3 (1.72%) Clojure
7 3 (1.72%) Ruby
7 3 (1.72%) Haskell
7 3 (1.72%) Erlang
7 3 (1.72%) C
7 3 (1.72%) Java
8 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.57%) C#
8 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (26.44%) Security Cleared
2 43 (24.71%) Degree
2 43 (24.71%) MCSE
2 43 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (20.11%) SC Cleared
4 33 (18.97%) DV Cleared
5 27 (15.52%) MCITP
5 27 (15.52%) MCSA
6 16 (9.20%) PhD
7 15 (8.62%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (6.90%) MCDST
8 12 (6.90%) MCP
9 3 (1.72%) CCNA
9 3 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.62%) COBIT
2 2 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 98 (56.32%) Active Directory
2 57 (32.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 48 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (14.94%) VMware ESX
5 25 (14.37%) XenApp
6 23 (13.22%) VMware Workstation
7 19 (10.92%) Hyper-V
8 18 (10.34%) vSphere
9 15 (8.62%) vCloud
9 15 (8.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 15 (8.62%) BitLocker
9 15 (8.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 15 (8.62%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.72%) KVM
10 3 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 80 (45.98%) SCCM
2 24 (13.79%) WSUS
3 15 (8.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.72%) Nagios
4 3 (1.72%) Puppet
4 3 (1.72%) AppDNA
4 3 (1.72%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 147 (84.48%) Microsoft
2 94 (54.02%) Citrix
3 55 (31.61%) VMware
4 37 (21.26%) Cisco
5 31 (17.82%) HP
6 20 (11.49%) Red Hat
7 18 (10.34%) Oracle
8 15 (8.62%) SAP
8 15 (8.62%) Remedy
8 15 (8.62%) Sophos
8 15 (8.62%) Juniper
8 15 (8.62%) Veritas
9 14 (8.05%) Dell
10 12 (6.90%) ServiceNow
11 11 (6.32%) Atlassian
12 8 (4.60%) Altiris
13 5 (2.87%) Google
13 5 (2.87%) MobileIron
13 5 (2.87%) IBM
14 2 (1.15%) Avaya
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