The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 779 819 830
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 132 75 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.068% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.083% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 89 50 45
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £22,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £22,600 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+32.74% -46.82%

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
94731 90658 91197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.24% 81.66% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77821 73653 77414
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 November 2014 within the UK.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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 +6 124 £30,000 +25.00% 7
South East +21 78 £25,000 +10.61% 6
Berkshire +46 49 £34,000 -24.44%
Bracknell +15 41 £24,500 -45.55%
London +21 28 £25,500 -55.65% 1
Hampshire -12 27 £18,500 -18.14% 6
Southampton +5 11 £17,500 -22.56%
Andover - 10 £30,000 -
East of England -12 6 £35,500 -29.00%
Reading +8 5 £52,500 -
North West -14 5 £18,000 -18.18%
Manchester - 5 £18,000 -
Eastleigh -5 4 £18,250 -19.24% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £35,500 -
Yorkshire -32 3 £50,000 +100.00%
Potters Bar - 3 £35,500 -
Wembley - 3 £22,000 -
City of London +23 2 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -4 2 £55,000 +155.81%
Essex -4 2 £43,250 +60.18%
West Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Rochdale - 2 £16,500 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £52,500 -
Gloucester +1 1 £27,000 +12.50%
South West -11 1 £27,000 +12.50%
Gloucestershire -15 1 £27,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire -23 1 £21,000 -16.00%
Portsmouth -26 1 £22,000 -27.86%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution.

1 195 (86.28%) Windows
2 151 (66.81%) Active Directory
3 120 (53.10%) Microsoft
4 117 (51.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 116 (51.33%) Security Cleared
6 109 (48.23%) SC Cleared
7 91 (40.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 90 (39.82%) MS Exchange
9 87 (38.50%) DV Cleared
10 77 (34.07%) Windows XP
11 73 (32.30%) Retail
12 70 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2003
13 69 (30.53%) SCCM
14 68 (30.09%) Finance
15 63 (27.88%) Telecoms
16 59 (26.11%) DNS
16 59 (26.11%) MS Office
17 55 (24.34%) Fujitsu
18 54 (23.89%) Wireless
19 45 (19.91%) HP
19 45 (19.91%) MS Excel
19 45 (19.91%) Exchange Server 2010
20 44 (19.47%) ITIL
20 44 (19.47%) Management Information System
21 43 (19.03%) McAfee
22 42 (18.58%) Software Deployment
23 41 (18.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
23 41 (18.14%) Release Management
24 40 (17.70%) Internet
24 40 (17.70%) SQL

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 90 (39.82%) MS Exchange
2 70 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 45 (19.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (15.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 33 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (5.75%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.54%) Lync
8 7 (3.10%) IIS
9 6 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (2.21%) Apache
11 4 (1.77%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.77%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.77%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.88%) GroupWise
Applications
1 59 (26.11%) MS Office
2 45 (19.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.44%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) BASE24
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.11%) DNS
2 54 (23.89%) Wireless
3 40 (17.70%) Internet
4 21 (9.29%) DHCP
5 13 (5.75%) VoIP
6 11 (4.87%) WAN
6 11 (4.87%) LAN
7 9 (3.98%) SMS
8 6 (2.65%) LDAP
9 5 (2.21%) Firewall
10 4 (1.77%) SAN
11 3 (1.33%) VPN
11 3 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.33%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.88%) IMAP
12 2 (0.88%) Network Security
12 2 (0.88%) SMTP
12 2 (0.88%) DMZ
12 2 (0.88%) SSL
12 2 (0.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.77%) MySQL
3 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (8.85%) MSI
2 13 (5.75%) TestDirector
3 6 (2.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (2.65%) WinRunner
4 2 (0.88%) Ant
4 2 (0.88%) Maven
4 2 (0.88%) Gradle
5 1 (0.44%) StarTeam
General
1 73 (32.30%) Retail
2 68 (30.09%) Finance
3 63 (27.88%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.87%) Banking
5 10 (4.42%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) French Language
7 1 (0.44%) International Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (48.23%) Support Engineer
2 47 (20.80%) 2nd Line Support
3 38 (16.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 32 (14.16%) Analyst
4 32 (14.16%) Customer Engineer
5 28 (12.39%) Customer Support Engineer
6 26 (11.50%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.75%) Service Analyst
8 10 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (4.42%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (4.42%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (4.42%) Test Leader
9 9 (3.98%) Help Desk Support
9 9 (3.98%) Senior Support Analyst
9 9 (3.98%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (3.98%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 9 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (3.98%) Consultant
10 8 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.87%) Application Packaging
2 4 (1.77%) WebCenter
3 2 (0.88%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.88%) JSP
3 2 (0.88%) ODBC
3 2 (0.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.47%) Management Information System
2 39 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.75%) EPoS
4 10 (4.42%) Handset
5 8 (3.54%) Clustering
6 6 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.21%) Open Source
7 5 (2.21%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.77%) NHS
8 4 (1.77%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.77%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.33%) PKI
10 2 (0.88%) PDA
10 2 (0.88%) Physics
10 2 (0.88%) iPhone
11 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.44%) CMDB
11 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 195 (86.28%) Windows
2 117 (51.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 91 (40.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (34.07%) Windows XP
5 37 (16.37%) Windows Vista
6 35 (15.49%) Windows 2000
7 34 (15.04%) Apple iOS
8 27 (11.95%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (6.64%) Windows 7
10 10 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (3.98%) Linux
12 8 (3.54%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.21%) UNIX
14 3 (1.33%) Android
14 3 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.47%) ITIL
2 42 (18.58%) Software Deployment
3 41 (18.14%) Release Management
4 38 (16.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (6.19%) Incident Management
5 14 (6.19%) Performance Management
6 13 (5.75%) Test Management
7 12 (5.31%) Line Management
7 12 (5.31%) Mentoring
8 10 (4.42%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.42%) Change Management
9 9 (3.98%) Service Management
9 9 (3.98%) Software Testing
10 7 (3.10%) Data Protection
11 6 (2.65%) Test Scripting
11 6 (2.65%) Security Management
12 5 (2.21%) Project Management
12 5 (2.21%) Problem Management
12 5 (2.21%) Performance Testing
12 5 (2.21%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.70%) SQL
2 6 (2.65%) Java
3 5 (2.21%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.77%) Perl
5 3 (1.33%) C
5 3 (1.33%) VB
6 2 (0.88%) Python
6 2 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 116 (51.33%) Security Cleared
2 109 (48.23%) SC Cleared
3 87 (38.50%) DV Cleared
4 17 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.64%) A+ Certification
6 13 (5.75%) ISTQB
6 13 (5.75%) MCSE
6 13 (5.75%) ISEB
7 11 (4.87%) Degree
8 8 (3.54%) MCP
9 6 (2.65%) MCSA
9 6 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.77%) HND
10 4 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.33%) CCNA
12 2 (0.88%) MCITP
12 2 (0.88%) CCIE
12 2 (0.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 151 (66.81%) Active Directory
2 24 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.42%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (3.10%) XenApp
4 7 (3.10%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.21%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.77%) Novell eDirectory
6 4 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.77%) vSphere
7 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 69 (30.53%) SCCM
2 41 (18.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 35 (15.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 31 (13.72%) SCOM
5 14 (6.19%) WSUS
6 13 (5.75%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (2.65%) SCVMM
7 6 (2.65%) SCDPM
7 6 (2.65%) SCSM
8 5 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.77%) BMC Marimba
9 4 (1.77%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.88%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.44%) Puppet
11 1 (0.44%) WMI
11 1 (0.44%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 120 (53.10%) Microsoft
2 55 (24.34%) Fujitsu
3 45 (19.91%) HP
4 43 (19.03%) McAfee
5 32 (14.16%) Sophos
6 26 (11.50%) VMware
6 26 (11.50%) Citrix
7 17 (7.52%) SAP
8 9 (3.98%) Dell
8 9 (3.98%) Apple
8 9 (3.98%) Symantec
9 7 (3.10%) IBM
10 6 (2.65%) Oracle
11 4 (1.77%) Remedy
11 4 (1.77%) LANDesk
12 3 (1.33%) Sun
13 2 (0.88%) Lumension
13 2 (0.88%) MobileIron
13 2 (0.88%) SOTI
13 2 (0.88%) Becrypt
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