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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 596 654 660
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +6
Permanent jobs citing PACS 6 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.023% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.037% 0.048% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £35,250 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.05% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,700 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
PACS
England

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
16281 20900 20518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.23% 48.37% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13610 17042 17034
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 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
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 11 December 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) HL7
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) DICOM
4 16 (66.67%) ITIL
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (25.00%) NHS
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Informatics
9 4 (16.67%) Health Informatics
9 4 (16.67%) Analytics
9 4 (16.67%) Line Management
9 4 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
9 4 (16.67%) Presales
9 4 (16.67%) VB6
9 4 (16.67%) e-Health

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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) NAS
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.17%) French Language
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
1 1 (4.17%) Local Government
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) IT Support
1 8 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) ODBC
2 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) JDBC
2 1 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) NHS
2 4 (16.67%) e-Health
2 4 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 4 (16.67%) Informatics
2 4 (16.67%) LIMS
3 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Line Management
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Presales
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) VB
2 4 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (83.33%) HL7
2 17 (70.83%) DICOM
3 1 (4.17%) ISO13485
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Hitachi
2 4 (16.67%) InterSystems
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) HP