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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 891 951 924
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -27
Permanent jobs citing PACS 32 10 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.009% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.023% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 30
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -15.78%

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
41277 43477 48490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.00% 40.59% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33539 34403 38923
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,348
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 26 May 2016 within the UK.

PACS Salary Histogram in the UK

PACS
Top 20 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 26 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 +47 31 £44,500 +11.25% 2
South East +32 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Buckinghamshire +31 11 £45,000 -
High Wycombe +15 10 £45,000 -
East of England +36 8 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Hertfordshire +31 8 £44,500 +11.25%
London +24 5 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Watford +11 4 £44,500 +11.25%
South West - 2 £60,000 -
Berkshire +15 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Surrey +11 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
North West - 1 £52,500 -
Devon - 1 £70,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Exeter - 1 £70,000 -
Guildford - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) Windows
3 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (39.29%) ITIL
5 20 (35.71%) HL7
6 19 (33.93%) TCP/IP
6 19 (33.93%) Migration
7 16 (28.57%) Workflow
8 15 (26.79%) CRM
9 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (23.21%) Informatics
10 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
10 13 (23.21%) DICOM
10 13 (23.21%) Windows Server
11 12 (21.43%) Electronic Patient Records
11 12 (21.43%) Analytics
11 12 (21.43%) NHS
11 12 (21.43%) Linux
12 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
12 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
12 11 (19.64%) LIMS
12 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (19.64%) e-Health
12 11 (19.64%) Health Informatics
12 11 (19.64%) Data Migration
13 10 (17.86%) Change Management
14 9 (16.07%) VMware
14 9 (16.07%) SSH

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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
1 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.79%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.07%) LAN
2 9 (16.07%) SAN
2 9 (16.07%) SSH
2 9 (16.07%) WAN
3 8 (14.29%) DHCP
3 8 (14.29%) DNS
3 8 (14.29%) Firewall
3 8 (14.29%) IPsec
3 8 (14.29%) Network Security
3 8 (14.29%) VPN
3 8 (14.29%) Wireless
4 5 (8.93%) LDAP
5 4 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) Electronic Patient Records
3 8 (14.29%) MySQL
3 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) IT Support
6 5 (8.93%) Deployment Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Healthcare Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (3.57%) OpenMP
2 2 (3.57%) STL
2 2 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) Ajax
3 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Informatics
2 12 (21.43%) NHS
3 11 (19.64%) e-Health
3 11 (19.64%) Health Informatics
3 11 (19.64%) LIMS
4 9 (16.07%) Data Centre
5 8 (14.29%) BYOD
6 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.79%) Fintech
8 1 (1.79%) Physics
8 1 (1.79%) PMI
8 1 (1.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (21.43%) Linux
4 8 (14.29%) Unix
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) ITIL
2 19 (33.93%) Migration
3 16 (28.57%) Workflow
4 15 (26.79%) CRM
5 12 (21.43%) Analytics
6 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (19.64%) Data Migration
7 10 (17.86%) Change Management
8 9 (16.07%) ITIL V3
8 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
9 8 (14.29%) Network Design
10 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.93%) Project Management
12 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
12 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (7.14%) Information Governance
12 4 (7.14%) Workflow Management
13 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (5.36%) Information Security
13 3 (5.36%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) Perl
2 8 (14.29%) Python
2 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.93%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (5.36%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) C
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCITP
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) PhD
5 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) HL7
2 13 (23.21%) DICOM
3 1 (1.79%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.79%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco
2 9 (16.07%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 8 (14.29%) HP
3 8 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 8 (14.29%) Sybase
4 2 (3.57%) InterSystems
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
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