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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 888 888 859
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs citing PACS 15 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.043% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.035% 0.11% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%

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
42555 48089 43543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 39.82% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33677 37865 35244
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 2015 within the UK.

PACS Salary Histogram in the UK

PACS
Top 21 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 2015. 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 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 +4 14 £40,000 +4.57% 8
South East -14 8 £40,000 +14.28%
London +7 5 £47,500 +30.13% 3
Surrey +4 4 - -
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £34,750 -22.77%
High Wycombe -6 3 £34,750 -22.77%
East of England +26 1 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -4 1 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
Bradford - 1 £40,000 -
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -
Slough - 1 £40,000 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) HL7
2 12 (40.00%) NHS
3 10 (33.33%) Migration
4 8 (26.67%) DICOM
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) LIMS
5 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 7 (23.33%) Informatics
5 7 (23.33%) e-Health
5 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) Health Informatics
6 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (20.00%) Analytics
6 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (20.00%) SLA
6 6 (20.00%) C#
6 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 5 (16.67%) CCNA
7 5 (16.67%) WAN
7 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.67%) LAN
7 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (16.67%) Citrix

PACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) Wireless
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
2 4 (13.33%) Telnet
3 2 (6.67%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MSI
2 2 (6.67%) NUnit
2 2 (6.67%) CruiseControl
2 2 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) IT Support
4 3 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) WCF
3 2 (6.67%) WPF
3 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
3 2 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) NHS
2 7 (23.33%) e-Health
2 7 (23.33%) Informatics
2 7 (23.33%) LIMS
2 7 (23.33%) Health Informatics
3 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) SWIFT
5 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.33%) EMV
6 1 (3.33%) DTV
6 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) CRM
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Coaching
6 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Test Management
6 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) C
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) ISEB
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) HL7
2 8 (26.67%) DICOM
3 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 4 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) McAfee
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Tableau
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
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