The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging 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 Packaging over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 392 442 420
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -22
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 49 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.057% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 12 11
Average salary £32,000 £61,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.96% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £48,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £41,500 £34,678
% change year-on-year
-22.89% +19.67%
Software Packaging
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7447 8897 8437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.57% 38.82% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6484 7811 7489
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in the South East

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Packaging
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 Packaging within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +29 28 £30,000 -
Berkshire +16 9 £90,000 +20.00%
Surrey - 7 £30,000 -
West Sussex +11 4 £39,000 -18.75%
Kent - 1 £27,500 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 68 (88.31%) Microsoft
2 63 (81.82%) SCCM
3 59 (76.62%) ITIL
4 45 (58.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 44 (57.14%) Citrix
5 44 (57.14%) PowerShell
6 43 (55.84%) Security Cleared
7 39 (50.65%) Compatibility Testing
7 39 (50.65%) Software Distribution
7 39 (50.65%) JSP
8 32 (41.56%) SC Cleared
9 31 (40.26%) DV Cleared
9 31 (40.26%) Service Delivery
10 26 (33.77%) Windows
11 23 (29.87%) VMware
12 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 22 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (25.97%) MCITP
13 20 (25.97%) MS Excel
13 20 (25.97%) MCSE
13 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (25.97%) Management Information System
14 18 (23.38%) Finance
15 17 (22.08%) Software Testing
15 17 (22.08%) Performance Management
15 17 (22.08%) Line Management
15 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
16 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
17 15 (19.48%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
1 10 (12.99%) IIS
2 2 (2.60%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (25.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.99%) MS Visio
2 10 (12.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.29%) DNS
2 11 (14.29%) DHCP
3 10 (12.99%) SAN
3 10 (12.99%) NAS
4 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MSI
2 4 (5.19%) InstallShield
2 4 (5.19%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Billing
2 10 (12.99%) Legal
2 10 (12.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Integration Engineer
2 22 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 22 (28.57%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 17 (22.08%) Technical Leader
4 10 (12.99%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Technical Architect
4 10 (12.99%) Architect
5 5 (6.49%) Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Applications Packager
7 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Linux Support
8 2 (2.60%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Administrator
9 1 (1.30%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.65%) JSP
2 4 (5.19%) Application Packaging
2 4 (5.19%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Management Information System
2 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
3 10 (12.99%) Clustering
3 10 (12.99%) N-Tier
3 10 (12.99%) Replication
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Windows
2 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.58%) Linux
5 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.60%) Debian
7 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.60%) UNIX
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (76.62%) ITIL
2 39 (50.65%) Compatibility Testing
2 39 (50.65%) Software Distribution
3 31 (40.26%) Service Delivery
4 17 (22.08%) Software Testing
4 17 (22.08%) Performance Management
4 17 (22.08%) Line Management
4 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
5 11 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 10 (12.99%) Validation
6 10 (12.99%) Migration
6 10 (12.99%) Project Management
6 10 (12.99%) SOA
6 10 (12.99%) Patch Management
6 10 (12.99%) SABSA
6 10 (12.99%) Data Protection
6 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
6 10 (12.99%) TOGAF
6 10 (12.99%) DoDAF
6 10 (12.99%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.99%) VBScript
3 6 (7.79%) SQL
4 5 (6.49%) VB
5 2 (2.60%) Ruby
5 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.60%) Perl
5 2 (2.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (55.84%) Security Cleared
2 32 (41.56%) SC Cleared
3 31 (40.26%) DV Cleared
4 20 (25.97%) MCITP
4 20 (25.97%) MCSE
4 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (12.99%) MCP
5 10 (12.99%) MCSA
5 10 (12.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (12.99%) MCDST
6 4 (5.19%) CCNA
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (58.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
4 15 (19.48%) vSphere
5 10 (12.99%) Terminal Services
5 10 (12.99%) vCloud
5 10 (12.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 63 (81.82%) SCCM
2 10 (12.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (6.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (6.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (6.49%) AppDNA
4 2 (2.60%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (88.31%) Microsoft
2 44 (57.14%) Citrix
3 23 (29.87%) VMware
4 15 (19.48%) Oracle
5 14 (18.18%) HP
6 10 (12.99%) Juniper
6 10 (12.99%) Veritas
6 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
6 10 (12.99%) Cisco
6 10 (12.99%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.30%) Altiris