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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 631 661 695
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +34
Permanent jobs citing PACS 5 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.025% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.87% -15.78%
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
18770 19716 23182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.40% 45.54% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15926 16069 18990
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 May 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 8 (57.14%) HL7
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) NHS
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) LIMS
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) DICOM
4 4 (28.57%) Informatics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) e-Health
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Health Informatics
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange

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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
3 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
1 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Healthcare Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) NHS
2 4 (28.57%) e-Health
2 4 (28.57%) Health Informatics
2 4 (28.57%) Informatics
2 4 (28.57%) LIMS
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) HL7
2 4 (28.57%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) InterSystems