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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 599 655 664
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +9
Permanent jobs citing PACS 18 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.011% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.024% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 15
Median salary £38,750 £57,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.60% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £47,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £47,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.05% +48.43%
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
17451 21164 20752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.58% 48.53% 45.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14842 17432 16703
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PACS across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

PACS Salary Histogram in London

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 23 (85.19%) HL7
2 21 (77.78%) DICOM
3 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 20 (74.07%) Windows
4 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 19 (70.37%) ITIL
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
6 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
7 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) MS Access
8 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (14.81%) Hitachi
8 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) ODBC
8 4 (14.81%) VB
8 4 (14.81%) NHS
8 4 (14.81%) LIMS
8 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.81%) Migration
8 4 (14.81%) 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 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) NAS
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (14.81%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (14.81%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (14.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
1 1 (3.70%) French Language
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
1 1 (3.70%) Local Government
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) IT Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) IT Support
1 10 (37.04%) IT Support Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) ODBC
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) JDBC
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) e-Health
1 4 (14.81%) Health Informatics
1 4 (14.81%) Informatics
1 4 (14.81%) LIMS
1 4 (14.81%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Presales
3 4 (14.81%) Scrum
3 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
3 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VB
2 4 (14.81%) VB6
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (85.19%) HL7
2 21 (77.78%) DICOM
3 1 (3.70%) ISO13485
3 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Hitachi
2 4 (14.81%) InterSystems
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) HP