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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 385 387 423
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +36
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 57 54 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.25% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.32% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 10
Average salary £18,250 £22,600 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.24% -49.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,600 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -42.42%
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
17380 17039 17648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.59% 79.19% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13516 13916 14923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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
Berkshire +31 44 £46,250 +40.15% 1
Hampshire -21 12 £18,250 -19.24% 1
Middlesex - 1 £27,500 -
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 97 (88.18%) Windows
2 86 (78.18%) Security Cleared
3 85 (77.27%) SC Cleared
4 76 (69.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 69 (62.73%) DV Cleared
6 65 (59.09%) Retail
7 64 (58.18%) Active Directory
8 57 (51.82%) Telecoms
9 54 (49.09%) Finance
10 49 (44.55%) Fujitsu
11 45 (40.91%) MS Exchange
12 43 (39.09%) SQL
12 43 (39.09%) DNS
12 43 (39.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 42 (38.18%) Windows XP
14 40 (36.36%) Microsoft
14 40 (36.36%) Windows 2000
14 40 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
14 40 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
15 39 (35.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 29 (26.36%) Software Deployment
17 28 (25.45%) HP
17 28 (25.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 27 (24.55%) McAfee
19 26 (23.64%) Release Management
20 18 (16.36%) Sophos
20 18 (16.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
21 17 (15.45%) MS Office
21 17 (15.45%) Windows 2000 Server
22 16 (14.55%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 45 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 40 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 39 (35.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 5 (4.55%) Lync
5 3 (2.73%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (2.73%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) MS Office
2 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (39.09%) DNS
2 16 (14.55%) Wireless
3 11 (10.00%) VoIP
4 9 (8.18%) SMS
5 4 (3.64%) Internet
6 3 (2.73%) Firewall
6 3 (2.73%) IMAP
6 3 (2.73%) DMZ
6 3 (2.73%) SSL
6 3 (2.73%) WAN
6 3 (2.73%) SMTP
6 3 (2.73%) LDAP
6 3 (2.73%) GPRS
6 3 (2.73%) LAN
6 3 (2.73%) FTP
6 3 (2.73%) HTTP
6 3 (2.73%) VPN
7 1 (0.91%) DHCP
7 1 (0.91%) SAN
7 1 (0.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) TestDirector
2 6 (5.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (5.45%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.91%) StarTeam
General
1 65 (59.09%) Retail
2 57 (51.82%) Telecoms
3 54 (49.09%) Finance
4 2 (1.82%) French Language
4 2 (1.82%) German Language
4 2 (1.82%) Italian Language
4 2 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (59.09%) Support Engineer
2 28 (25.45%) 2nd Line Support
3 25 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (13.64%) Analyst
5 13 (11.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (11.82%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (11.82%) Service Analyst
6 12 (10.91%) Support Analyst
7 11 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
8 10 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 10 (9.09%) Test Leader
8 10 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
8 10 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Performance Test Leader
10 5 (4.55%) Service Desk Technician
10 5 (4.55%) Test Manager
11 3 (2.73%) Mobility Engineer
12 2 (1.82%) Infrastructure Test Manager
12 2 (1.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) EPoS
2 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.64%) Open Source
4 3 (2.73%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.73%) iPhone
4 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 97 (88.18%) Windows
2 76 (69.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (39.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (38.18%) Windows XP
5 40 (36.36%) Windows 2000
6 17 (15.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.73%) Android
8 3 (2.73%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.91%) CentOS
9 1 (0.91%) Linux
9 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (26.36%) Software Deployment
3 26 (23.64%) Release Management
4 15 (13.64%) Test Management
5 12 (10.91%) ITIL
6 7 (6.36%) Performance Testing
7 6 (5.45%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.73%) Change Management
9 3 (2.73%) Regression Testing
9 3 (2.73%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.73%) System Testing
9 3 (2.73%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.73%) Performance Engineering
10 1 (0.91%) Configuration Management
10 1 (0.91%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.09%) SQL
2 3 (2.73%) C
3 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 86 (78.18%) Security Cleared
2 85 (77.27%) SC Cleared
3 69 (62.73%) DV Cleared
4 15 (13.64%) ISTQB
4 15 (13.64%) ISEB
5 11 (10.00%) A+ Certification
6 6 (5.45%) Degree
7 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.55%) MCSE
8 4 (3.64%) MCITP
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.73%) CCIE
9 3 (2.73%) CCNP
9 3 (2.73%) CCNA
9 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 64 (58.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.91%) Squid
2 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) qmail
2 1 (0.91%) XenApp
2 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (25.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 18 (16.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (13.64%) SCCM
4 14 (12.73%) SCOM
5 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.91%) WSUS
5 1 (0.91%) YUM
5 1 (0.91%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (44.55%) Fujitsu
2 40 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 28 (25.45%) HP
4 27 (24.55%) McAfee
5 18 (16.36%) Sophos
6 12 (10.91%) SAP
7 3 (2.73%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.73%) SOTI
8 2 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) Cisco
9 1 (0.91%) Dell
9 1 (0.91%) Citrix
9 1 (0.91%) NetApp
9 1 (0.91%) Borland
9 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.91%) Apple
9 1 (0.91%) Symantec
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Salary: £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Annual Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
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