The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - 447 435
Permanent jobs citing PACS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.012% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8120 8462 7705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.07% 37.64% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6523 6399 6278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PACS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PACS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PACS Salary Trend in the South East

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing PACS 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 PACS.

1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) DICOM
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) LIMS
2 1 (25.00%) Telnet
2 1 (25.00%) MSI
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing PACS 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 PACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Telnet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) PACS Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
2 1 (25.00%) LIMS
2 1 (25.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) DICOM
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cerner
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco