The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - - 268
Permanent jobs citing PACS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £33,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.81% -21.76%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2575 2183 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.11% 36.08% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2126 1728 2214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing PACS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PACS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PACS across the North West region.

PACS Salary Trend in the North West