The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 234 219 270
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +51
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 14 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.29% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.36% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Software Deployment
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5743 5334 6320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.56% 82.23% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 4457 5446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Software Deployment
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Software Deployment Salary Trend in the North West

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Software Deployment Salary Histogram in the North West

Software Deployment
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Lancashire - 8 £42,500 -
Manchester -19 5 £27,500 -29.03%
Cheshire -9 1 £45,000 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment.

1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
3 13 (68.42%) MS Office
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
4 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
4 12 (63.16%) Windows
5 11 (57.89%) MCSE
5 11 (57.89%) Windows XP
5 11 (57.89%) VoIP
5 11 (57.89%) DHCP
5 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
5 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
5 11 (57.89%) DNS
5 11 (57.89%) SLA
5 11 (57.89%) DECT
5 11 (57.89%) Internet
5 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Vista
5 11 (57.89%) Resource Management
5 11 (57.89%) Life Science
5 11 (57.89%) Performance Management
5 11 (57.89%) iSCSI
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) NAS
5 11 (57.89%) Office 365
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (68.42%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) AutoCAD
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (10.53%) Revit
3 2 (10.53%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) VoIP
1 11 (57.89%) DHCP
1 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
1 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
1 11 (57.89%) DECT
1 11 (57.89%) Internet
1 11 (57.89%) iSCSI
1 11 (57.89%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Support Manager
1 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) IT Operations Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Operations Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) WPF
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Life Science
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic Web
3 1 (5.26%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows XP
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Vista
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
2 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (57.89%) Resource Management
2 11 (57.89%) Performance Management
2 11 (57.89%) Service Desk Management
2 11 (57.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) RDF
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) SPARQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe
4 2 (10.53%) Leostream
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco