The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging 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 Packaging over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 582 589 569
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 31 69 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 56 27
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £34,357
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +1.87%
Software Packaging
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16261 19364 17839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.43% 39.80% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13890 16555 15424
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in London

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in London

Software Packaging
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 Packaging within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +30 3 £52,500 -0.94% 1
Croydon - 1 £29,000 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging.

1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
3 52 (86.67%) Active Directory
4 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
5 38 (63.33%) Finance
6 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (60.00%) MS Exchange
7 34 (56.67%) MS Excel
7 34 (56.67%) PowerShell
7 34 (56.67%) Degree
8 33 (55.00%) Linux
8 33 (55.00%) Perl
9 31 (51.67%) VMware
10 30 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (45.00%) VMware ESX
12 26 (43.33%) VMware Workstation
12 26 (43.33%) MS Office
12 26 (43.33%) Financial Institution
12 26 (43.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (41.67%) Hedge funds
13 25 (41.67%) Computer Science
14 22 (36.67%) Citrix
15 18 (30.00%) Boundary Protection
15 18 (30.00%) PhD
16 17 (28.33%) WSUS
17 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
17 13 (21.67%) DNS
17 13 (21.67%) DHCP
17 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
18 12 (20.00%) HP

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.33%) Drupal
5 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (43.33%) MS Office
3 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) DNS
1 13 (21.67%) DHCP
1 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.00%) SAN
2 3 (5.00%) NAS
3 2 (3.33%) VoIP
3 2 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MSI
2 8 (13.33%) InstallShield
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (63.33%) Finance
2 26 (43.33%) Financial Institution
3 8 (13.33%) Retail
4 6 (10.00%) Legal
5 5 (8.33%) Law
6 4 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 4 (6.67%) Banking
7 3 (5.00%) Front Office
7 3 (5.00%) Back Office
7 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (5.00%) Advertising
7 3 (5.00%) Billing
8 2 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Analyst
2 26 (43.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 26 (43.33%) Support Analyst
2 26 (43.33%) IT Support
3 19 (31.67%) Graduate
3 19 (31.67%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 19 (31.67%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Junior
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Hedge funds
1 25 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.00%) Equities
3 3 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (55.00%) Linux
5 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.67%) Solaris
8 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.00%) Android
8 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (30.00%) Boundary Protection
3 11 (18.33%) Software Distribution
4 7 (11.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (10.00%) Change Control
5 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (6.67%) Functional Programming
7 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL
8 3 (5.00%) SOA
8 3 (5.00%) Project Management
8 3 (5.00%) Validation
8 3 (5.00%) Migration
8 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.00%) DoDAF
8 3 (5.00%) Business Development
8 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) PowerShell
2 33 (55.00%) Perl
3 8 (13.33%) SQL
4 4 (6.67%) Scala
4 4 (6.67%) Clojure
4 4 (6.67%) Haskell
4 4 (6.67%) Erlang
4 4 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.67%) C
4 4 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) Degree
2 18 (30.00%) PhD
3 3 (5.00%) MCSE
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) COBIT
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 30 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (45.00%) VMware ESX
4 26 (43.33%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (8.33%) XenApp
7 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.00%) vCloud
7 3 (5.00%) vSphere
8 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (28.33%) WSUS
2 12 (20.00%) SCCM
3 3 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (51.67%) VMware
3 22 (36.67%) Citrix
4 12 (20.00%) HP
5 8 (13.33%) Dell
5 8 (13.33%) SAP
6 7 (11.67%) Altiris
7 5 (8.33%) Atlassian
7 5 (8.33%) MobileIron
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco
8 4 (6.67%) Veritas
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle
9 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.00%) Juniper
10 1 (1.67%) Fidessa
10 1 (1.67%) Avaya
10 1 (1.67%) Intel
10 1 (1.67%) Reuters
10 1 (1.67%) Bloomberg
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