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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 853 883 881
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 43 58 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.054% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.061% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 47
Median salary £32,000 £36,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%

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
84415 94722 96201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 70238 78268 76950
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 27 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 27 September 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 +40 35 £32,000 -15.78% 1
South East +42 22 £32,000 -36.00%
Hampshire - 21 £32,000 -
Andover - 20 £32,000 -
Scotland +23 6 £57,500 +161.36% 2
London +35 5 £29,000 +9.43%
North West +11 4 £24,000 +11.62%
Stockport +2 4 £24,000 +11.62%
Manchester -2 4 £24,000 +11.62%
Glasgow - 4 - -
South West -5 2 £28,750 +27.77% 1
Gloucestershire -9 2 £28,750 +27.77%
South Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Cirencester - 2 £28,750 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire +13 1 £50,000 -14.89%
Edinburgh +10 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 £26,000 +18.18%
Birmingham -31 1 £26,000 +18.18%
Yorkshire - 1 £18,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 £18,500 -
Erskine - 1 £57,500 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £18,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £18,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £57,500 - 1

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 86 (67.72%) Windows
2 58 (45.67%) SCCM
3 49 (38.58%) ITIL
4 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
5 44 (34.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 41 (32.28%) Security Cleared
7 39 (30.71%) Service Delivery
8 38 (29.92%) PowerShell
8 38 (29.92%) Compatibility Testing
9 36 (28.35%) Finance
10 35 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (26.77%) Configuration Management
11 34 (26.77%) Linux
12 33 (25.98%) Active Directory
12 33 (25.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 32 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (25.20%) Citrix
13 32 (25.20%) Unix
14 31 (24.41%) Java
14 31 (24.41%) Amazon AWS
14 31 (24.41%) Amazon EC2
14 31 (24.41%) Amazon S3
14 31 (24.41%) PaaS
14 31 (24.41%) IaaS
14 31 (24.41%) Analytics
14 31 (24.41%) Docker
14 31 (24.41%) Mesos
14 31 (24.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 31 (24.41%) Kubernetes
14 31 (24.41%) 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 (16.54%) MS Exchange
2 17 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.15%) IIS
5 4 (3.15%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) MS Office
2 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (24.41%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (24.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 31 (24.41%) Amazon EC2
2 31 (24.41%) Amazon S3
2 31 (24.41%) IaaS
2 31 (24.41%) PaaS
3 4 (3.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) Wireless
2 14 (11.02%) Internet
3 7 (5.51%) LAN
3 7 (5.51%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (4.72%) DNS
4 6 (4.72%) Firewall
4 6 (4.72%) WAN
5 4 (3.15%) VPN
6 3 (2.36%) DHCP
6 3 (2.36%) SAN
6 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.36%) VoIP
7 2 (1.57%) IPsec
7 2 (1.57%) IPX
7 2 (1.57%) IPX/SPX
7 2 (1.57%) MPLS
7 2 (1.57%) PPP
7 2 (1.57%) PPTP
7 2 (1.57%) SMS
7 2 (1.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.54%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (12.60%) MSI
2 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (28.35%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Legal
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) International Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Support Engineer
2 30 (23.62%) Desktop Engineer
2 30 (23.62%) Desktop Support
2 30 (23.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 23 (18.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (16.54%) Cloud Developer
4 21 (16.54%) Developer
5 17 (13.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (13.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 15 (11.81%) Applications Packager
7 13 (10.24%) Analyst
7 13 (10.24%) IT Support
8 11 (8.66%) Customer Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) Customer Support Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) IT Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) Windows Support Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.69%) Software Packaging
2 22 (17.32%) REST
3 21 (16.54%) CSS
3 21 (16.54%) CSS3
3 21 (16.54%) HTML
3 21 (16.54%) HTML5
3 21 (16.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 29 (22.83%) Visualisation
3 21 (16.54%) Virtual Team
4 14 (11.02%) Management Information System
5 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.72%) User Experience
7 4 (3.15%) BYOD
7 4 (3.15%) Clustering
8 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.57%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.57%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.57%) iPhone
8 2 (1.57%) Replication
8 2 (1.57%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 86 (67.72%) Windows
2 34 (26.77%) Linux
3 32 (25.20%) Unix
3 32 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (18.11%) Windows 7
5 17 (13.39%) Apple iOS
6 13 (10.24%) Windows Server
6 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (8.66%) Windows Vista
7 11 (8.66%) Windows XP
8 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.51%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.94%) Android
10 5 (3.94%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.36%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.57%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) ITIL
2 39 (30.71%) Service Delivery
3 38 (29.92%) Compatibility Testing
4 35 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (26.77%) Configuration Management
6 31 (24.41%) Analytics
7 30 (23.62%) Machine Learning
7 30 (23.62%) SDLC
7 30 (23.62%) TDD
8 29 (22.83%) Performance Monitoring
9 26 (20.47%) Application Virtualisation
10 22 (17.32%) DevOps
10 22 (17.32%) Microservices
10 22 (17.32%) Software Engineering
11 21 (16.54%) BDD
11 21 (16.54%) SOA
12 18 (14.17%) Application Packaging
13 15 (11.81%) Infrastructure Management
14 14 (11.02%) Patch Management
15 10 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.92%) PowerShell
2 31 (24.41%) Java
3 12 (9.45%) Python
4 10 (7.87%) Perl
5 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.57%) SQL
6 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (32.28%) Security Cleared
2 29 (22.83%) Degree
3 18 (14.17%) SC Cleared
4 17 (13.39%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.72%) MCSA
6 6 (4.72%) MCSE
7 4 (3.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.57%) MCTS
10 1 (0.79%) CCNA
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (34.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 33 (25.98%) Active Directory
3 31 (24.41%) Docker
4 10 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.15%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.36%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.57%) NFS
7 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 58 (45.67%) SCCM
2 31 (24.41%) Kubernetes
2 31 (24.41%) Mesos
3 15 (11.81%) AppDNA
4 8 (6.30%) WSUS
5 5 (3.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (3.94%) SCOM
6 4 (3.15%) SCSM
7 2 (1.57%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) Munin
7 2 (1.57%) Puppet
7 2 (1.57%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.20%) Citrix
3 11 (8.66%) VMware
4 6 (4.72%) Apple
5 5 (3.94%) Cisco
6 4 (3.15%) iManage
6 4 (3.15%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.36%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.36%) Sophos
8 2 (1.57%) SAP
8 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe
9 1 (0.79%) Altiris
9 1 (0.79%) FrontRange
9 1 (0.79%) IBM
9 1 (0.79%) Mitel
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle
9 1 (0.79%) Sage
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