The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
England / London
Rank 588 632 645
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +13
Permanent jobs citing PACS 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.025% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.052% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £27,750 £47,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.95% -21.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15455 19353 18858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.40% 47.62% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12903 16067 15650
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing PACS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in London

PACS
Salary Trend in London

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

PACS Salary Trend in London

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing PACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for PACS.

1 17 (80.95%) HL7
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (61.90%) ITIL
5 13 (61.90%) DICOM
6 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
8 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) NHS
10 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing
11 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
11 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
11 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (19.05%) Informatics
11 4 (19.05%) Health Informatics
11 4 (19.05%) Line Management
11 4 (19.05%) Analytics
11 4 (19.05%) Electronic Patient Records
11 4 (19.05%) Presales
11 4 (19.05%) LIMS
11 4 (19.05%) InterSystems

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) NAS
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (19.05%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (19.05%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (19.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.76%) French Language
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 6 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) IT Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) IT Support
2 5 (23.81%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Applications Support
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) ODBC
2 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) JDBC
2 1 (4.76%) JSP
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) NHS
2 4 (19.05%) e-Health
2 4 (19.05%) Health Informatics
2 4 (19.05%) Informatics
2 4 (19.05%) LIMS
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Line Management
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Presales
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VB
2 4 (19.05%) VB6
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (80.95%) HL7
2 13 (61.90%) DICOM
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Hitachi
2 4 (19.05%) InterSystems
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Meraki
3 1 (4.76%) VMware