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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank 872 872 870
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 6 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.020% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.054% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 11
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +26.58%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.78%

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
11059 10435 11088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.44% 10.17% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8612 8030 9048
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,975 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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
Top 5 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 30 January 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
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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 -19 6 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £32,500 -40.90%
High Wycombe +4 5 £32,500 -40.90%
South East -41 5 £32,500 -35.00%
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1

DICOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) PACS
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) HL7
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) Service Management
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (20.00%) NHS
8 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (20.00%) Smartcard
8 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (20.00%) UNIX
8 3 (20.00%) Perl
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) ISEB

DICOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Telnet
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) PACS
2 3 (20.00%) NHS
2 3 (20.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) HL7
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Sun
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