The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 868 852 884
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +32
Permanent jobs citing PACS 51 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.020% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.061% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39570 36063 40497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.68% 32.43% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31309 29222 34251
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PACS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

PACS Salary Histogram in the UK

PACS
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -7 41 £36,500 -8.75% 3
South East +6 20 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Surrey - 11 £29,500 - 1
London -40 9 £36,500 -23.15%
Nottingham +5 6 - -
Nottinghamshire -3 6 - -
East Midlands -14 6 - -
East of England - 5 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £40,000 -27.27%
High Wycombe - 4 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 4 - - 1
Basingstoke - 4 £35,000 -
Guildford - 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wembley - 2 £48,750 -
Epsom - 2 £29,500 -
South West -1 1 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £65,000 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £34,000 -

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PACS 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 PACS.

1 29 (42.03%) Windows
2 22 (31.88%) NHS
3 20 (28.99%) LIMS
4 15 (21.74%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) Change Management
5 14 (20.29%) e-Health
6 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.49%) HL7
9 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
9 9 (13.04%) SAN
9 9 (13.04%) Linux
9 9 (13.04%) Degree
10 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.59%) ERP
10 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (11.59%) SLA
10 8 (11.59%) DICOM
10 8 (11.59%) NAS
10 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (10.14%) Citrix
11 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.14%) VMware
12 6 (8.70%) C++
12 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
12 6 (8.70%) Oracle
12 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
13 5 (7.25%) HP
13 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (7.25%) Blackberry

PACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PACS 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 PACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.25%) IIS
1 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) SAN
2 8 (11.59%) NAS
3 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.25%) Firewall
5 2 (2.90%) FTP
6 1 (1.45%) Wireless
6 1 (1.45%) DNS
6 1 (1.45%) LAN
6 1 (1.45%) WAN
6 1 (1.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.80%) Bugzilla
1 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.80%) Trac
2 1 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (13.04%) Operations Manager
2 8 (11.59%) Change Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.25%) Account Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Implementation Specialist
5 4 (5.80%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Junior
6 3 (4.35%) LIMS Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Field Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) SOAP
2 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
3 2 (2.90%) RESTful
3 2 (2.90%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.90%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) NHS
2 20 (28.99%) LIMS
3 14 (20.29%) e-Health
4 5 (7.25%) iPhone
4 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.90%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.04%) Linux
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.80%) Android
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.45%) UNIX
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Change Management
2 8 (11.59%) ERP
2 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (7.25%) Workflow
3 5 (7.25%) ITIL
4 4 (5.80%) Regression Testing
4 4 (5.80%) Validation
4 4 (5.80%) Scrum
4 4 (5.80%) Integration Testing
4 4 (5.80%) Test Scripting
4 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
4 4 (5.80%) BDD
4 4 (5.80%) Change Control
4 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
4 4 (5.80%) Image Processing
5 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.35%) Information Management
6 2 (2.90%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) C++
3 5 (7.25%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) C
4 4 (5.80%) VB
4 4 (5.80%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (7.25%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) CCNA
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCSA
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) MCITP
4 1 (1.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) HL7
2 8 (11.59%) DICOM
2 8 (11.59%) SLA
3 2 (2.90%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (7.25%) XenApp
2 4 (5.80%) XenServer
2 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.45%) WSUS
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Citrix
2 7 (10.14%) VMware
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) Compaq
5 4 (5.80%) Juniper
5 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
Weybridge, Surrey
Experis IT
Salary: £Competitive + 10k Bonus / OTE, 4.2k car
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago