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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 419 437 429
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 17 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.080% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 15
Average salary £32,000 £49,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.69% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £75,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £40,000 £34,357
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.42%
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
7504 8604 8243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.26% 38.24% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6504 7468 7331
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +17 8 £32,000 -
West Sussex -3 6 £38,500 -19.79%
Surrey - 3 £30,500 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 67 (93.06%) Microsoft
2 60 (83.33%) ITIL
3 58 (80.56%) SCCM
4 45 (62.50%) PowerShell
5 40 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 38 (52.78%) Security Cleared
7 37 (51.39%) Software Distribution
7 37 (51.39%) Compatibility Testing
7 37 (51.39%) JSP
7 37 (51.39%) Citrix
8 35 (48.61%) Service Delivery
9 30 (41.67%) SC Cleared
10 29 (40.28%) DV Cleared
11 24 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (31.94%) MCSE
12 23 (31.94%) Management Information System
12 23 (31.94%) MCITP
13 20 (27.78%) Windows
14 18 (25.00%) Software Testing
14 18 (25.00%) Performance Management
14 18 (25.00%) Line Management
14 18 (25.00%) Mentoring
15 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
16 14 (19.44%) Asset Management
16 14 (19.44%) Finance
16 14 (19.44%) VMware
17 13 (18.06%) Replication
17 13 (18.06%) MCDST
17 13 (18.06%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (13.89%) IIS
1 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.06%) MS Office
3 10 (13.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
1 11 (15.28%) DNS
1 11 (15.28%) DHCP
2 10 (13.89%) SAN
2 10 (13.89%) NAS
3 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) AdminStudio
2 5 (6.94%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (1.39%) MSI
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Legal
2 10 (13.89%) Retail
2 10 (13.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Integration Engineer
2 19 (26.39%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 19 (26.39%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 13 (18.06%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Architect
5 10 (13.89%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Packager
8 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.17%) Administrator
8 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) SCCM Administrator
9 2 (2.78%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Linux Support
9 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) Junior
10 1 (1.39%) IT Support
10 1 (1.39%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (51.39%) JSP
2 5 (6.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.06%) Replication
3 10 (13.89%) Clustering
3 10 (13.89%) N-Tier
3 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.78%) Debian
6 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.78%) UNIX
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) ITIL
2 37 (51.39%) Compatibility Testing
2 37 (51.39%) Software Distribution
3 35 (48.61%) Service Delivery
4 18 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 18 (25.00%) Line Management
4 18 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 18 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 14 (19.44%) Asset Management
6 13 (18.06%) Patch Management
7 10 (13.89%) SABSA
7 10 (13.89%) TOGAF
7 10 (13.89%) Data Protection
7 10 (13.89%) DoDAF
7 10 (13.89%) Project Planning
7 10 (13.89%) Business Development
7 10 (13.89%) Load Balancing
7 10 (13.89%) Validation
7 10 (13.89%) Migration
7 10 (13.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.11%) VB
3 4 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (2.78%) VBScript
4 2 (2.78%) Perl
4 2 (2.78%) Python
4 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (52.78%) Security Cleared
2 30 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 29 (40.28%) DV Cleared
4 23 (31.94%) MCSE
4 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (31.94%) MCITP
5 13 (18.06%) MCP
5 13 (18.06%) MCDST
5 13 (18.06%) MCSA
6 10 (13.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) COBIT
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (13.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (13.89%) vSphere
5 10 (13.89%) vCloud
5 10 (13.89%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 58 (80.56%) SCCM
2 10 (13.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (2.78%) Nagios
3 2 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 67 (93.06%) Microsoft
2 37 (51.39%) Citrix
3 14 (19.44%) VMware
4 13 (18.06%) ServiceNow
5 11 (15.28%) Oracle
6 10 (13.89%) Cisco
6 10 (13.89%) HP
6 10 (13.89%) Juniper
6 10 (13.89%) Veritas
6 10 (13.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) Altiris