The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 607 595 615
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 24 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.055% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.066% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 8
Average salary £26,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £65,500 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,600 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -42.78%
Software Distribution
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37720 37827 39667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.33% 83.51% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31280 31486 33778
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Distribution Salary Trend in London

Software Distribution
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in London

Software Distribution
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
City of London +7 3 £32,500 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Software Distribution 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 Distribution.

1 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
3 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
5 30 (52.63%) MS Exchange
5 30 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (50.88%) Windows XP
6 29 (50.88%) Management Information System
6 29 (50.88%) Wireless
7 26 (45.61%) Internet
7 26 (45.61%) MS Office
8 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (42.11%) Apple iOS
9 24 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 24 (42.11%) Windows Vista
9 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (33.33%) VMware
11 18 (31.58%) SCCM
12 15 (26.32%) Citrix
13 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (21.05%) ITIL
14 12 (21.05%) DNS
15 11 (19.30%) DHCP
15 11 (19.30%) WSUS
16 10 (17.54%) Application Packaging
16 10 (17.54%) Banking
16 10 (17.54%) Investment Banking
16 10 (17.54%) MSI
17 8 (14.04%) Symantec

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Software Distribution 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 Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (52.63%) MS Exchange
1 30 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.28%) IIS
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 26 (45.61%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) Final Cut Pro
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) Wireless
2 26 (45.61%) Internet
3 12 (21.05%) DNS
4 11 (19.30%) DHCP
5 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.75%) IMAP
6 1 (1.75%) Firewall
6 1 (1.75%) DMZ
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) FTP
6 1 (1.75%) HTTP
6 1 (1.75%) GPRS
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (1.75%) SMTP
6 1 (1.75%) SSL
6 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MSI
General
1 10 (17.54%) Banking
1 10 (17.54%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Support Engineer
2 22 (38.60%) Customer Support Engineer
2 22 (38.60%) Customer Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 5 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Support
5 4 (7.02%) Applications Packager
5 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) IT Support
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Server Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Deskside Support
7 2 (3.51%) Deskside Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Deskside Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.75%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (50.88%) Management Information System
2 24 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Clustering
4 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.02%) Handset
5 1 (1.75%) iPhone
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (50.88%) Windows XP
4 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (42.11%) Apple iOS
5 24 (42.11%) Windows Vista
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.77%) UNIX
8 5 (8.77%) Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Android
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) ITIL
2 5 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
3 4 (7.02%) Change Management
4 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.51%) Security Management
5 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (8.77%) MCSE
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) MCP
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) MCITP
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) CCIE
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (31.58%) SCCM
2 11 (19.30%) WSUS
3 4 (7.02%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) Citrix
4 8 (14.04%) Symantec
4 8 (14.04%) Apple
5 5 (8.77%) HP
5 5 (8.77%) Dell
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle
5 5 (8.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) Adobe
7 1 (1.75%) SOTI
7 1 (1.75%) MobileIron