The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 237 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PACS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2185 1910 2055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.13% 37.54% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1600 1742
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PACS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PACS Salary Trend in the South West

PACS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Wiltshire - 1 £24,000 -
PACS
England

PACS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) HL7

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware