The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packaging 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 Packaging
Rank 136 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% - 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% - 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -5.88%
Software Packaging
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 639 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.86% 28.17% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 473 531 622
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in Reading

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) MSI
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (85.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) WSH
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Kaseya
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (85.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 1 (14.29%) Kaseya
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) BMC