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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 140 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% - 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £34,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
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
451 743 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.95% 28.50% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 388 629 648
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) WSH
2 2 (50.00%) MSI
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec