The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Distribution
UK
Rank 810 908 848
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -60
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 36 25 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.024% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.028% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 79
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £46,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-38.37% +54.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74523 90211 92595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.77% 88.26% 86.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61273 74883 75830
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,193
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Software Distribution as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Distribution
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the UK.

Software Distribution Salary Trend in the UK

Software Distribution
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Distribution over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 within the UK.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +88 21 £41,000 -8.88% 4
London +81 7 £41,000 +64.00%
South East +48 7 £46,250 -5.12% 3
Scotland - 5 - - 2
Glasgow - 5 - -
Surrey +40 4 £46,250 -7.50%
South West - 4 £62,500 -
Bristol - 4 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Woking -5 2 £46,250 -7.50%
Birmingham - 2 £23,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £23,500 -
North West -10 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution.

1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (48.57%) Windows
3 27 (38.57%) SCCM
4 24 (34.29%) Degree
5 22 (31.43%) ITIL
6 19 (27.14%) PowerShell
7 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
7 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
8 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
8 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (22.86%) Patch Management
10 15 (21.43%) Citrix
10 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (21.43%) MCSE
10 15 (21.43%) MS Office
10 15 (21.43%) Migration
11 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.00%) Software Packaging
11 14 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
12 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (18.57%) Windows 7
12 13 (18.57%) Compatibility Testing
12 13 (18.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
13 12 (17.14%) Finance
13 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
14 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.29%) Java
15 10 (14.29%) Python

Software Distribution
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 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.57%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 15 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (8.57%) Amazon S3
3 6 (8.57%) IaaS
3 6 (8.57%) Office 365
3 6 (8.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Internet
2 5 (7.14%) DHCP
2 5 (7.14%) DNS
2 5 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 5 (7.14%) Wireless
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (5.71%) LAN
3 4 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.29%) SMS
4 3 (4.29%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) NAS
5 2 (2.86%) SAN
5 2 (2.86%) SSL
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (1.43%) IPX
6 1 (1.43%) IPX/SPX
6 1 (1.43%) MPLS
6 1 (1.43%) PPTP
6 1 (1.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) MS Access
3 6 (8.57%) Apache Hive
3 6 (8.57%) Big Data
3 6 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.14%) Flink
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (1.43%) Impala
6 1 (1.43%) MSDE
6 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.43%) Ant
2 1 (1.43%) Gradle
2 1 (1.43%) Maven
2 1 (1.43%) MSI
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Law
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 16 (22.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (22.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 16 (22.86%) Desktop Support
3 14 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) IT Support
4 13 (18.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Analyst
6 9 (12.86%) Consultant
7 7 (10.00%) SCCM Consultant
8 6 (8.57%) Architect
8 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) IT Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) IT Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (5.71%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 8 (11.43%) .NET
3 6 (8.57%) Kafka
3 6 (8.57%) REST
4 5 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (7.14%) NumPy
4 5 (7.14%) SciPy
5 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 7 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (8.57%) User Experience
5 5 (7.14%) Clustering
5 5 (7.14%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) Windows
2 13 (18.57%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.86%) Linux
4 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.00%) Unix
5 7 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.71%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) ITIL
2 16 (22.86%) Patch Management
3 15 (21.43%) Migration
4 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 13 (18.57%) Compatibility Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.43%) Statistics
7 8 (11.43%) Time Management
8 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Asset Management
9 6 (8.57%) Content Management
9 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (8.57%) Microservices
9 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.57%) Service Design
10 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) PowerShell
2 10 (14.29%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) Python
3 9 (12.86%) C#
3 9 (12.86%) VB
4 8 (11.43%) Perl
4 8 (11.43%) PHP
4 8 (11.43%) VBA
5 6 (8.57%) Ruby
6 4 (5.71%) SQL
7 2 (2.86%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) VBScript
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) Groovy
8 1 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (34.29%) Degree
2 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
3 15 (21.43%) MCSE
3 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.14%) MCP
4 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.86%) CCNA
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
5 2 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (10.00%) Docker
3 6 (8.57%) Apache Flume
4 3 (4.29%) DFS Replication
4 3 (4.29%) Firmware
4 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.43%) XenApp
5 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (38.57%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.57%) Mesos
3 5 (7.14%) SCOM
4 3 (4.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (4.29%) WSUS
5 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) Citrix
3 8 (11.43%) Avaya
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle
4 7 (10.00%) VMware
5 6 (8.57%) HP
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco
6 5 (7.14%) Splunk
7 3 (4.29%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.86%) Altiris
8 2 (2.86%) Apple
9 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.43%) Dell
9 1 (1.43%) Google
9 1 (1.43%) Informatica
9 1 (1.43%) Mitel
9 1 (1.43%) Symantec
9 1 (1.43%) Wyse