The 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 865 852 845
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing PACS 37 24 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.022% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% 0.058% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 40
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £32,400 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £57,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%

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
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

PACS Salary Histogram in the UK

PACS
Top 12 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 19 September 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 -5 37 £60,000 +71.42% 5
London -8 27 £60,000 +87.50% 1
North East - 6 £40,000 -
City of London +7 5 £61,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £22,000 -
North West -19 1 - - 3
South West - 1 £24,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £24,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £22,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £24,000 -

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (43.55%) NHS
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
3 20 (32.26%) Project Management
4 19 (30.65%) SQL
5 16 (25.81%) Oracle
6 15 (24.19%) DICOM
7 11 (17.74%) HL7
7 11 (17.74%) e-Health
8 10 (16.13%) Finance
8 10 (16.13%) Perl
8 10 (16.13%) Linux
8 10 (16.13%) UNIX
8 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
9 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
9 9 (14.52%) ITIL
9 9 (14.52%) PL/SQL
9 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database
9 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (12.90%) Change Management
11 7 (11.29%) Workflow
11 7 (11.29%) Banking
11 7 (11.29%) SAN
11 7 (11.29%) SWIFT
12 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (9.68%) LIMS
12 6 (9.68%) C++
12 6 (9.68%) XML
12 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
12 6 (9.68%) VMware
13 5 (8.06%) Service Management

PACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.61%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) SAN
2 2 (3.23%) NAS
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.23%) Electronics
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (12.90%) Applications Support
2 7 (11.29%) Support Manager
3 6 (9.68%) Account Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Consultant
4 5 (8.06%) Operations Manager
5 4 (6.45%) IT Support Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (6.45%) Developer
5 4 (6.45%) IT Support
6 3 (4.84%) Help Desk Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) IT Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) XML
2 4 (6.45%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) SOAP
3 3 (4.84%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) Middleware
4 2 (3.23%) XML Messaging
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.61%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) NHS
2 11 (17.74%) e-Health
3 7 (11.29%) SWIFT
4 6 (9.68%) LIMS
5 5 (8.06%) Smartcard
5 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.84%) Informatics
7 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.23%) DTV
7 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.23%) CMDB
8 1 (1.61%) iPhone
8 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.61%) iPad
8 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) UNIX
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Project Management
2 9 (14.52%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) Change Management
4 7 (11.29%) Workflow
5 5 (8.06%) Data Management
5 5 (8.06%) ETL
5 5 (8.06%) Service Management
5 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.84%) Business Development
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.23%) Cash Management
7 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
2 10 (16.13%) Perl
3 9 (14.52%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.68%) C++
5 5 (8.06%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) CCNA
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.19%) DICOM
2 11 (17.74%) HL7
3 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.06%) IBM
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.84%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Cerner
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas
6 1 (1.61%) MEDITECH
Hemel Hempstead
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