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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 573 572 579
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 30 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.13% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 26
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -43.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £30,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £45,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.37% -15.78%
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
15098 17643 18111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.07% 40.64% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12856 14742 15850
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Croydon - 1 £29,000 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 56 (91.80%) Windows
1 56 (91.80%) Microsoft
2 46 (75.41%) Windows 7
3 45 (73.77%) Finance
4 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
5 40 (65.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (60.66%) MS Exchange
7 36 (59.02%) Degree
8 34 (55.74%) VMware
8 34 (55.74%) PowerShell
8 34 (55.74%) Linux
9 33 (54.10%) Perl
10 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (52.46%) VMware ESX
11 31 (50.82%) VMware Workstation
11 31 (50.82%) MS Office
11 31 (50.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
12 30 (49.18%) Financial Institution
13 22 (36.07%) Boundary Protection
14 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
15 18 (29.51%) PhD
16 17 (27.87%) Hedge funds
17 16 (26.23%) Citrix
18 11 (18.03%) Microsoft App-V
19 10 (16.39%) Application Packaging
20 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
21 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
22 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
22 7 (11.48%) LANDesk

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 37 (60.66%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.28%) Drupal
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (50.82%) MS Office
2 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) LDAP
3 2 (3.28%) VoIP
3 2 (3.28%) DHCP
3 2 (3.28%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MSI
1 4 (6.56%) InstallShield
General
1 45 (73.77%) Finance
2 30 (49.18%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Front Office
5 3 (4.92%) Back Office
5 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.92%) Advertising
6 2 (3.28%) Games
7 1 (1.64%) Law
7 1 (1.64%) Legal
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Analyst
2 31 (50.82%) IT Support Analyst
2 31 (50.82%) IT Support
2 31 (50.82%) Support Analyst
3 19 (31.15%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 19 (31.15%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
3 19 (31.15%) Graduate
4 9 (14.75%) Applications Packager
5 6 (9.84%) Junior
6 4 (6.56%) Junior IT Support
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Junior IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) IT Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
2 17 (27.87%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.92%) Equities
4 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (91.80%) Windows
2 46 (75.41%) Windows 7
3 40 (65.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (55.74%) Linux
5 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.56%) Solaris
8 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.92%) Android
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (36.07%) Boundary Protection
3 7 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (6.56%) Software Distribution
5 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.56%) Functional Programming
5 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.28%) Web Development
8 1 (1.64%) ITIL
8 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.64%) Network Management
8 1 (1.64%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) PowerShell
2 33 (54.10%) Perl
3 6 (9.84%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) Haskell
4 4 (6.56%) Erlang
4 4 (6.56%) Clojure
4 4 (6.56%) Scala
4 4 (6.56%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.56%) C
4 4 (6.56%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (59.02%) Degree
2 18 (29.51%) PhD
3 2 (3.28%) VCP4
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
2 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (52.46%) VMware ESX
3 31 (50.82%) VMware Workstation
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (8.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) WSUS
3 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) Microsoft
2 34 (55.74%) VMware
3 16 (26.23%) Citrix
4 7 (11.48%) LANDesk
5 6 (9.84%) Altiris
6 4 (6.56%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) MobileIron
7 3 (4.92%) SAP
7 3 (4.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) Reuters
8 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.64%) Avaya
8 1 (1.64%) Veritas
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (1.64%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.64%) Sybase
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