The first table below looks at the demand for Software Deployment skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 220 204 192
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 14 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.19% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 15
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4924 4152 4286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.37% 79.27% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3587 3795
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Deployment
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Software Deployment Salary Trend in the South West

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Software Deployment Salary Histogram in the South West

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Gloucestershire +2 5 £32,000 +28.00% 1
Somerset - 4 £36,500 -
Bristol -4 1 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £28,000 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment.

1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
4 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
5 12 (38.71%) LAN
5 12 (38.71%) Linux
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 11 (35.48%) WAN
6 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
8 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
8 9 (29.03%) Firewall
8 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
8 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
8 9 (29.03%) SCCM
8 9 (29.03%) Windows 8
9 8 (25.81%) VMware
9 8 (25.81%) HP
9 8 (25.81%) Citrix
9 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (25.81%) IIS
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
11 6 (19.35%) DNS
11 6 (19.35%) DHCP
11 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (19.35%) qmail
11 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) IIS
3 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (9.68%) Apache
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) LAN
2 11 (35.48%) WAN
3 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) DHCP
5 5 (16.13%) SAN
6 4 (12.90%) Intranet
6 4 (12.90%) Internet
6 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
7 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.45%) HTTP
8 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
8 2 (6.45%) SNMP
8 2 (6.45%) LDAP
8 2 (6.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
1 3 (9.68%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Release Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Field Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
3 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Technician
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Perl Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 8
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (9.68%) UNIX
9 1 (3.23%) CentOS
9 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) DevOps
2 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) TDD
4 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) C
3 2 (6.45%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) MCITP
1 3 (9.68%) MCP
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) qmail
4 4 (12.90%) Squid
4 4 (12.90%) XenServer
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
3 3 (9.68%) YUM
3 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.68%) SCOM
4 2 (6.45%) Nagios
4 2 (6.45%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.23%) logstash
5 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) HP
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) NetApp
5 3 (9.68%) LANDesk
5 3 (9.68%) WatchGuard
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Red Gate
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.23%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.23%) Sun