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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
England / South West
Rank 240 255 246
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing PACS 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.020% 0.017% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.046% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £36,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £43,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +32.30%

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
1703 2197 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.77% 37.63% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1662 1549
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PACS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 1 £36,500 -
PACS
England

PACS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing PACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PACS.

1 2 (100.00%) DICOM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) HL7

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DICOM
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft