The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank 884 885 883
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 6 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.052% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 10
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11446 10759 11494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.41% 9.99% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8984 8257 9403
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

DICOM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DICOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DICOM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK.

DICOM Salary Trend in the UK

DICOM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DICOM over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 within the UK.

DICOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DICOM
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 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
England -6 6 £32,500 -27.77%
South East -19 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £32,500 -
High Wycombe - 3 £32,500 -
London - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -

DICOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DICOM 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 DICOM.

1 15 (88.24%) PACS
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) HL7
4 11 (64.71%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Project Management
6 7 (41.18%) VMware
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Workflow
7 6 (35.29%) Change Management
7 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
8 5 (29.41%) Smartcard
8 5 (29.41%) Service Management
8 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
8 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 5 (29.41%) Perl
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel

DICOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DICOM 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 DICOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) Support Manager
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) COM
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) PACS
2 5 (29.41%) Smartcard
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) Workflow
4 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) HL7
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee