The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 917 973 961
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -12
Permanent jobs citing PACS 23 14 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.012% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.053% 0.031% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 32
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43630 45416 49949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.36% 40.54% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35286 35821 39657
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PACS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PACS
Salary Trend

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

PACS Salary Trend in the UK

PACS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PACS over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 within the UK.

PACS Salary Histogram in the UK

PACS
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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 trends)
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
England +15 22 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South East +31 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +31 12 £45,000 +29.49%
High Wycombe +11 11 £45,000 +29.49%
London +10 2 £45,750 +1.66% 1
Hertfordshire +22 1 £44,500 +11.25%
Berkshire +17 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +17 1 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +16 1 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Surrey -11 1 £45,000 -
Devon - 1 £70,000 -
North West - 1 £52,500 -
South West - 1 £70,000 -
Exeter - 1 £70,000 -
Guildford - 1 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for PACS.

1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) Migration
3 17 (34.69%) HL7
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (32.65%) Windows
4 16 (32.65%) CRM
5 15 (30.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (26.53%) ITIL
7 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
7 12 (24.49%) NHS
7 12 (24.49%) Informatics
8 11 (22.45%) Change Management
8 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
8 11 (22.45%) Analytics
8 11 (22.45%) Electronic Patient Records
9 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
9 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
9 10 (20.41%) Data Migration
9 10 (20.41%) Health Informatics
9 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
9 10 (20.41%) LAN
9 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
9 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
9 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (20.41%) LIMS
9 10 (20.41%) Workflow
9 10 (20.41%) DICOM
9 10 (20.41%) e-Health
10 9 (18.37%) VMware
10 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery

PACS
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
2 10 (20.41%) LAN
3 9 (18.37%) SAN
3 9 (18.37%) WAN
3 9 (18.37%) Wireless
4 8 (16.33%) DHCP
4 8 (16.33%) DNS
4 8 (16.33%) Firewall
5 6 (12.24%) LDAP
6 2 (4.08%) SSH
7 1 (2.04%) IPsec
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) Network Security
7 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Electronic Patient Records
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 7 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) IT Support
5 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Healthcare Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (4.08%) OpenMP
2 2 (4.08%) STL
2 2 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Informatics
1 12 (24.49%) NHS
2 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.41%) e-Health
2 10 (20.41%) Health Informatics
2 10 (20.41%) LIMS
3 8 (16.33%) BYOD
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) Fintech
6 1 (2.04%) PMI
6 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Unix
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Migration
2 16 (32.65%) CRM
3 13 (26.53%) ITIL
4 11 (22.45%) Analytics
4 11 (22.45%) Change Management
5 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (20.41%) Data Migration
5 10 (20.41%) Workflow
6 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.33%) Network Design
8 5 (10.20%) Information Security
8 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 5 (10.20%) Workflow Management
9 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.16%) Information Governance
9 4 (8.16%) Presales
10 3 (6.12%) Case Management
10 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.12%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.16%) MCITP
4 3 (6.12%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) CCNA
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) PhD
6 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) HL7
2 10 (20.41%) DICOM
3 1 (2.04%) ISO20022
3 1 (2.04%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (16.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 8 (16.33%) 3PAR
3 8 (16.33%) HP
3 8 (16.33%) Intel Security
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) InterSystems
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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