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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 872 950 967
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +17
Permanent jobs citing PACS 11 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.015% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.030% 0.035% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%

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
36267 45777 46074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.54% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29577 36487 37232
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 4 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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 +90 11 £40,000 -8.04% 1
London +80 6 £35,250 -35.90%
South East +73 2 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 2 £42,500 +34.92% 1
High Wycombe +17 2 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Watford - 1 £31,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -
East of England - 1 £31,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £31,500 -

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (71.11%) SQL
3 30 (66.67%) Windows
4 28 (62.22%) HL7
5 27 (60.00%) ITIL
6 24 (53.33%) DICOM
7 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
7 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
8 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
10 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
10 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
11 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
11 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
11 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (24.44%) Workflow
13 10 (22.22%) Problem Management
14 9 (20.00%) VPN
14 9 (20.00%) Network Security
14 9 (20.00%) IPsec
14 9 (20.00%) SSH
15 8 (17.78%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (17.78%) MS Access
15 8 (17.78%) Linux
15 8 (17.78%) Unix
15 8 (17.78%) Sybase
15 8 (17.78%) MySQL
15 8 (17.78%) Perl

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 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.00%) IPsec
2 9 (20.00%) Network Security
2 9 (20.00%) SSH
2 9 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (8.89%) SAN
4 3 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (17.78%) MS Access
3 8 (17.78%) MySQL
3 8 (17.78%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (13.33%) Electronic Patient Records
5 5 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (8.89%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.22%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.89%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) French Language
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Local Government
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Support Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) IT Support
2 12 (26.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Support
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Applications Support
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
1 4 (8.89%) ODBC
2 3 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) Ajax
3 1 (2.22%) COM
3 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) JDBC
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) JSON
3 1 (2.22%) JSP
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) NHS
2 6 (13.33%) e-Health
2 6 (13.33%) Health Informatics
2 6 (13.33%) Informatics
2 6 (13.33%) LIMS
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
4 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (17.78%) Linux
5 8 (17.78%) Unix
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Workflow
3 10 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 8 (17.78%) ITIL V3
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.33%) Analytics
5 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Migration
6 5 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Presales
6 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.89%) Line Management
7 4 (8.89%) Product Management
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) Perl
2 8 (17.78%) Python
2 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.89%) VB
3 4 (8.89%) VB6
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) CCNA
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCP
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (62.22%) HL7
2 24 (53.33%) DICOM
3 3 (6.67%) SLA
4 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (2.22%) ISO13485
5 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Sybase
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) Hitachi
4 4 (8.89%) InterSystems
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (2.22%) Remedy
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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