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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 582 564 602
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +38
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 40 65 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.14% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 21
Average salary £53,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,528
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.60%
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
16869 18250 19694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.17% 40.31% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14450 15787 17335
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 October 2014.

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 20 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 -3 5 £53,500 +72.58%
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 79 (95.18%) Windows
2 73 (87.95%) Microsoft
3 55 (66.27%) Finance
4 50 (60.24%) Windows 7
5 48 (57.83%) Active Directory
6 45 (54.22%) Degree
7 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (46.99%) MS Excel
9 37 (44.58%) MS Exchange
9 37 (44.58%) VMware
10 36 (43.37%) PowerShell
11 35 (42.17%) VMware ESX
11 35 (42.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (38.55%) Linux
12 32 (38.55%) MS Office
12 32 (38.55%) VMware Workstation
13 30 (36.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 30 (36.14%) Perl
14 27 (32.53%) Financial Institution
15 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
16 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
17 21 (25.30%) PhD
18 20 (24.10%) Configuration Management
18 20 (24.10%) Hedge funds
19 19 (22.89%) Microsoft App-V
20 18 (21.69%) MSI
20 18 (21.69%) .NET
21 16 (19.28%) IIS
21 16 (19.28%) XML
22 15 (18.07%) MCSE

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 37 (44.58%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.28%) IIS
3 9 (10.84%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (10.84%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.61%) Lync
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.20%) WorkSite
Applications
1 39 (46.99%) MS Excel
2 32 (38.55%) MS Office
3 3 (3.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) HTTP
1 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.43%) LDAP
2 3 (3.61%) VoIP
2 3 (3.61%) DHCP
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
2 3 (3.61%) Wireless
2 3 (3.61%) VPN
2 3 (3.61%) DNS
2 3 (3.61%) SSL
3 2 (2.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MSI
2 10 (12.05%) InstallShield
3 9 (10.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (10.84%) Subversion
3 9 (10.84%) WiX
3 9 (10.84%) MSBuild
3 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.02%) NUnit
General
1 55 (66.27%) Finance
2 27 (32.53%) Financial Institution
3 11 (13.25%) Banking
4 6 (7.23%) Advertising
5 5 (6.02%) Law
6 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.41%) Billing
8 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) Analyst
2 35 (42.17%) IT Support
3 33 (39.76%) Support Analyst
4 27 (32.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 21 (25.30%) Graduate
6 15 (18.07%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 15 (18.07%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
7 13 (15.66%) Applications Packager
8 9 (10.84%) Build Manager
9 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (8.43%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Systems Support
10 5 (6.02%) Business Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Deployment Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Junior Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Software Manager
11 4 (4.82%) Junior IT Support Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Junior Support Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Junior IT Support
11 4 (4.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) .NET
2 16 (19.28%) XML
3 12 (14.46%) Application Packaging
4 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
4 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.02%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
2 20 (24.10%) Hedge funds
3 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) iPhone
5 3 (3.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 79 (95.18%) Windows
2 50 (60.24%) Windows 7
3 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (38.55%) Linux
5 12 (14.46%) Windows 8
5 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.64%) Windows XP
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.61%) Mac OS X Server
8 3 (3.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (24.10%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.84%) Release Management
3 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (10.84%) Change Control
3 9 (10.84%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
5 7 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (8.43%) ITIL
5 7 (8.43%) IT Asset Management
5 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.23%) Software Architecture
7 5 (6.02%) Use Case
7 5 (6.02%) UML
7 5 (6.02%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (6.02%) OO
7 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.82%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) PowerShell
2 30 (36.14%) Perl
3 12 (14.46%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.84%) C#
6 2 (2.41%) VBScript
7 1 (1.20%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (54.22%) Degree
2 21 (25.30%) PhD
3 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (18.07%) MCSE
4 7 (8.43%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 48 (57.83%) Active Directory
2 35 (42.17%) VMware ESX
2 35 (42.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (38.55%) VMware Workstation
4 19 (22.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) SCOM
2 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.61%) WSUS
3 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 73 (87.95%) Microsoft
2 37 (44.58%) VMware
3 11 (13.25%) Citrix
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle
4 9 (10.84%) HP
5 7 (8.43%) LANDesk
5 7 (8.43%) Sybase
6 3 (3.61%) Adobe
6 3 (3.61%) Veritas
6 3 (3.61%) Apple
6 3 (3.61%) Toshiba
7 2 (2.41%) Kofax
7 2 (2.41%) Symantec
7 2 (2.41%) McAfee
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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