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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 238 219 258
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +39
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 13 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.37% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.44% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
5776 5395 6019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.04% 82.77% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4812 4461 5018
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 £55,000 -
Manchester -16 4 £31,250 -30.55%
Cheshire -10 1 £45,000 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 17 (73.91%) MS Office
3 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
4 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (69.57%) Service Delivery
5 15 (65.22%) VoIP
5 15 (65.22%) DHCP
5 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
5 15 (65.22%) DNS
6 14 (60.87%) SLA
6 14 (60.87%) DECT
6 14 (60.87%) Internet
6 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
6 14 (60.87%) Life Science
6 14 (60.87%) Service Desk Management
6 14 (60.87%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (56.52%) Office 365
7 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (56.52%) Resource Management
7 13 (56.52%) Windows Vista
7 13 (56.52%) Performance Management
7 13 (56.52%) iSCSI
7 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (56.52%) NAS
7 13 (56.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (56.52%) Ethernet
7 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) MS Office
1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) AutoCAD
2 2 (8.70%) Revit
2 2 (8.70%) SketchUp
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) VoIP
1 15 (65.22%) DHCP
1 15 (65.22%) DNS
2 14 (60.87%) DECT
2 14 (60.87%) Internet
3 13 (56.52%) iSCSI
3 13 (56.52%) NAS
3 13 (56.52%) Ethernet
3 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Operations Manager
1 6 (26.09%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support Manager
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) Support Manager
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) WPF
2 1 (4.35%) LINQ
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Life Science
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Semantic Web
3 1 (4.35%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows XP
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Vista
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Service Delivery
2 14 (60.87%) Service Desk Management
2 14 (60.87%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (56.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (56.52%) Resource Management
3 13 (56.52%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) RDF
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (56.52%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) VCP4
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Leostream
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) Siemens
5 1 (4.35%) Sophos
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco