The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution 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 Distribution
Rank 387 394 401
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 49 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 16
Average salary £30,000 £22,600 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.74% -54.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,174 £18,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,728 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £22,600 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.59% -54.80%
Software Distribution
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16857 16658 16718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.28% 80.48% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13609 13023 13923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Distribution Salary Trend in the South East

Software Distribution
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Distribution
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the South East 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
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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
Hampshire +7 35 £30,000 +32.74%
Berkshire +6 13 £24,500 -39.50%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Software Distribution 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 Distribution.

1 95 (77.24%) Security Cleared
2 93 (75.61%) SC Cleared
3 88 (71.54%) DV Cleared
4 85 (69.11%) Windows
5 82 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 74 (60.16%) Microsoft
7 64 (52.03%) SCCM
8 59 (47.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 51 (41.46%) Retail
10 48 (39.02%) DNS
11 44 (35.77%) Fujitsu
12 41 (33.33%) Telecoms
12 41 (33.33%) Finance
13 36 (29.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 36 (29.27%) McAfee
14 33 (26.83%) MS Exchange
14 33 (26.83%) Software Deployment
15 32 (26.02%) Release Management
16 31 (25.20%) Sophos
16 31 (25.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
18 29 (23.58%) HP
19 27 (21.95%) ITIL
19 27 (21.95%) Mentoring
20 26 (21.14%) Line Management
20 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (21.14%) SCOM
20 26 (21.14%) Performance Management
20 26 (21.14%) Software Testing
21 25 (20.33%) Windows XP

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Software Distribution 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 Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (26.83%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (17.07%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 8 (6.50%) Lync
5 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 22 (17.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (39.02%) DNS
2 22 (17.89%) DHCP
3 12 (9.76%) Wireless
4 10 (8.13%) VoIP
5 3 (2.44%) WAN
5 3 (2.44%) LAN
6 2 (1.63%) SMS
7 1 (0.81%) Internet
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) MSI
2 3 (2.44%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.44%) WinRunner
2 3 (2.44%) TestDirector
2 3 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 51 (41.46%) Retail
2 41 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 41 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Support Engineer
2 36 (29.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 31 (25.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 21 (17.07%) Support Analyst
4 21 (17.07%) Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Senior Support Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) IT Graduate
6 8 (6.50%) Graduate
6 8 (6.50%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.88%) Service Desk Technician
9 5 (4.07%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.57%) JSP
1 13 (10.57%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.63%) XML
3 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) EPoS
2 3 (2.44%) PKI
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 85 (69.11%) Windows
2 59 (47.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (20.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 25 (20.33%) Windows XP
5 22 (17.89%) Windows 2000
6 5 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) Software Deployment
2 32 (26.02%) Release Management
3 27 (21.95%) ITIL
3 27 (21.95%) Mentoring
4 26 (21.14%) Line Management
4 26 (21.14%) Software Testing
4 26 (21.14%) Performance Management
5 21 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (10.57%) Compatibility Testing
7 9 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.44%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.44%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.44%) Test Management
9 3 (2.44%) Test Scripting
10 2 (1.63%) Data Protection
10 2 (1.63%) Integration Testing
11 1 (0.81%) Project Management
11 1 (0.81%) Change Management
11 1 (0.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.89%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.81%) VBScript
3 1 (0.81%) Java
3 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 95 (77.24%) Security Cleared
2 93 (75.61%) SC Cleared
3 88 (71.54%) DV Cleared
4 10 (8.13%) A+ Certification
5 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.25%) MCSE
7 3 (2.44%) MCSA
7 3 (2.44%) ISEB
7 3 (2.44%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.63%) Degree
9 1 (0.81%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.01%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) XenApp
4 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) XenServer
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 64 (52.03%) SCCM
2 36 (29.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 31 (25.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 26 (21.14%) SCOM
5 3 (2.44%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.63%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.63%) SCSM
7 1 (0.81%) Netcool
7 1 (0.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (60.16%) Microsoft
2 44 (35.77%) Fujitsu
3 36 (29.27%) McAfee
4 31 (25.20%) Sophos
5 29 (23.58%) HP
6 15 (12.20%) Citrix
7 10 (8.13%) SAP
8 3 (2.44%) Borland
9 2 (1.63%) VMware
9 2 (1.63%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.81%) Dell
10 1 (0.81%) Apple
10 1 (0.81%) Symantec
10 1 (0.81%) IBM
10 1 (0.81%) Compuware