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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 848 898 900
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 85 60 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.055% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.063% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 58
Median salary £40,500 £31,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.55% +19.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -

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
86444 95076 101495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72313 77694 82267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 2016 within the UK.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 24 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 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
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 +25 50 £32,000 +0.78% 1
Scotland +26 32 £40,500 - 4
South East +38 27 £33,500 +11.66%
Glasgow - 27 - - 1
Hampshire +2 21 £32,000 +6.66%
Andover -8 19 £32,000 +6.66%
London +11 17 £25,000 -26.47% 1
Berkshire +14 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Bracknell - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £42,500 -
Erskine - 4 £40,500 - 2
Renfrewshire - 4 £40,500 - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £42,500 -
Northampton - 3 £42,500 -
Southampton 0 2 £35,000 +66.66%
West Midlands - 2 £26,500 -
Surrey - 2 £35,750 -
Birmingham - 2 £26,500 -
Wales - 1 £42,500 - 2
Cardiff - 1 £42,500 - 2
South Wales - 1 £42,500 - 2
Nottingham - 1 £25,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £25,000 -
Woking - 1 £47,500 -

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 76 (66.09%) Windows
2 49 (42.61%) Microsoft
2 49 (42.61%) SCCM
3 37 (32.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (30.43%) ITIL
5 33 (28.70%) Service Delivery
5 33 (28.70%) Finance
6 31 (26.96%) Active Directory
6 31 (26.96%) Configuration Management
7 30 (26.09%) Linux
7 30 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 29 (25.22%) Analytics
9 28 (24.35%) Degree
9 28 (24.35%) Unix
10 27 (23.48%) Java
10 27 (23.48%) Citrix
10 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (23.48%) TDD
10 27 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (23.48%) Visualisation
10 27 (23.48%) Amazon EC2
10 27 (23.48%) Amazon S3
10 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
10 27 (23.48%) IaaS
10 27 (23.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 27 (23.48%) Docker
10 27 (23.48%) Mesos
10 27 (23.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 27 (23.48%) Kubernetes
10 27 (23.48%) Hybrid Cloud

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 21 (18.26%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.09%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.35%) IIS
6 3 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.74%) nginx
8 1 (0.87%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) MS Office
2 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (32.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (23.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 27 (23.48%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (23.48%) Amazon S3
2 27 (23.48%) IaaS
2 27 (23.48%) PaaS
3 11 (9.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.91%) Internet
1 16 (13.91%) Wireless
2 9 (7.83%) DNS
3 8 (6.96%) Firewall
4 7 (6.09%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (5.22%) DHCP
5 6 (5.22%) LAN
5 6 (5.22%) WAN
6 3 (2.61%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.61%) VoIP
7 2 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.74%) IPsec
7 2 (1.74%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.74%) NAS
7 2 (1.74%) SAN
7 2 (1.74%) SMS
7 2 (1.74%) VPN
8 1 (0.87%) Extranet
8 1 (0.87%) HTTP
8 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MSI
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Legal
3 4 (3.48%) Law
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) International Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (18.26%) Support Engineer
2 19 (16.52%) Desktop Engineer
2 19 (16.52%) Desktop Support
2 19 (16.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 18 (15.65%) Analyst
3 18 (15.65%) Cloud Developer
3 18 (15.65%) Developer
4 16 (13.91%) Windows Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (12.17%) IT Support
7 12 (10.43%) Customer Engineer
7 12 (10.43%) Customer Support Engineer
7 12 (10.43%) Windows Support Engineer
8 11 (9.57%) IT Engineer
8 11 (9.57%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (9.57%) Support Analyst
9 10 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 10 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.65%) CSS
1 18 (15.65%) CSS3
1 18 (15.65%) HTML
1 18 (15.65%) HTML5
1 18 (15.65%) jQuery
1 18 (15.65%) REST
2 16 (13.91%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.87%) .NET
3 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.48%) Hybrid Cloud
1 27 (23.48%) Visualisation
2 19 (16.52%) Virtual Team
3 16 (13.91%) Management Information System
4 14 (12.17%) Clustering
5 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.48%) BYOD
7 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.61%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.61%) Replication
8 3 (2.61%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.74%) iPhone
9 2 (1.74%) User Experience
10 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 76 (66.09%) Windows
2 30 (26.09%) Linux
3 28 (24.35%) Unix
4 26 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (16.52%) Apple iOS
6 14 (12.17%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.17%) Windows Server
6 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (10.43%) Windows Vista
7 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
8 7 (6.09%) Android
9 6 (5.22%) Mac OS
9 6 (5.22%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.43%) ITIL
2 33 (28.70%) Service Delivery
3 31 (26.96%) Configuration Management
4 29 (25.22%) Analytics
5 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (23.48%) Machine Learning
5 27 (23.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 27 (23.48%) SDLC
5 27 (23.48%) TDD
6 23 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 19 (16.52%) Patch Management
8 18 (15.65%) Application Virtualisation
8 18 (15.65%) BDD
8 18 (15.65%) DevOps
8 18 (15.65%) Microservices
8 18 (15.65%) SOA
8 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
9 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.43%) Load Balancing
11 11 (9.57%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.48%) Java
2 24 (20.87%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.57%) Python
4 9 (7.83%) Perl
5 3 (2.61%) SQL
6 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) Degree
2 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.43%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.35%) MCSE
7 4 (3.48%) MCSA
8 3 (2.61%) MCTS
9 1 (0.87%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (26.96%) Active Directory
2 30 (26.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 27 (23.48%) Docker
4 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.96%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (3.48%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.48%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.74%) NFS
8 2 (1.74%) XenApp
9 1 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.87%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (42.61%) SCCM
2 27 (23.48%) Kubernetes
2 27 (23.48%) Mesos
3 8 (6.96%) AppDNA
4 7 (6.09%) WSUS
5 6 (5.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (5.22%) SCOM
6 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (3.48%) SCSM
7 3 (2.61%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.74%) Munin
8 2 (1.74%) Puppet
9 1 (0.87%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.87%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.87%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 49 (42.61%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.48%) Citrix
3 11 (9.57%) VMware
4 6 (5.22%) iManage
5 5 (4.35%) Cisco
6 4 (3.48%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.61%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.74%) Altiris
8 2 (1.74%) Apple
8 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.74%) Sophos
9 1 (0.87%) Adobe
9 1 (0.87%) FrontRange
9 1 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) Lotus
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle
9 1 (0.87%) SAP
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