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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 907 886 931
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +45
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 41 85 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.077% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.089% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 31 80 53
Average salary £32,000 £31,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.78% +5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,450 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%

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
90517 95084 102220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.94% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75230 76808 82364
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 21 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 30 April 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
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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 -46 31 £32,000 +1.58% 7
South East +10 23 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Surrey - 10 £47,500 -
Hampshire -25 9 £32,000 +6.66% 4
Scotland - 9 £40,500 - 7
Glasgow - 8 - - 3
Andover -10 7 £32,000 +3.22% 2
Woking - 7 £47,500 -
London -22 6 £25,000 -20.63%
Berkshire +17 2 £45,000 -
Bracknell -4 2 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £17,000 -
Southampton - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £17,000 -
South West +1 1 £27,000 -6.89%
Renfrewshire - 1 £40,500 - 2
Bristol - 1 £27,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £25,000 -
Erskine - 1 £40,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £25,000 -

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
2 34 (59.65%) Windows
3 21 (36.84%) SCCM
4 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 18 (31.58%) ITIL
6 14 (24.56%) Citrix
6 14 (24.56%) MS Office
6 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
6 14 (24.56%) Clustering
6 14 (24.56%) Windows Server
7 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
7 13 (22.81%) Degree
8 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (21.05%) Patch Management
8 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 11 (19.30%) Linux
9 11 (19.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
9 11 (19.30%) Office 365
10 10 (17.54%) Apple iOS
10 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
10 10 (17.54%) Server Patching
10 10 (17.54%) Finance
11 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 9 (15.79%) Unix
11 9 (15.79%) Internet
12 8 (14.04%) DNS
12 8 (14.04%) Java

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) IIS
5 2 (3.51%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Office
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (19.30%) Office 365
3 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (14.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (14.04%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (14.04%) Amazon S3
3 8 (14.04%) IaaS
3 8 (14.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Internet
2 8 (14.04%) DNS
3 7 (12.28%) DHCP
3 7 (12.28%) Wireless
4 5 (8.77%) Firewall
5 4 (7.02%) Unified Communications
6 3 (5.26%) LAN
6 3 (5.26%) WAN
7 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.51%) IPsec
7 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.51%) NAS
7 2 (3.51%) SAN
7 2 (3.51%) SMS
7 2 (3.51%) VoIP
7 2 (3.51%) VPN
8 1 (1.75%) Extranet
8 1 (1.75%) HTTP
8 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Support Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) IT Support
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Customer Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Desktop Support
5 7 (12.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (12.28%) IT Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Software Packaging
2 4 (7.02%) CSS
2 4 (7.02%) CSS3
2 4 (7.02%) HTML
2 4 (7.02%) HTML5
2 4 (7.02%) jQuery
2 4 (7.02%) REST
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Clustering
2 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (14.04%) Visualisation
4 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.77%) iPhone
6 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
7 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
7 3 (5.26%) iPad
7 3 (5.26%) Replication
8 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (59.65%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Windows Server
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (19.30%) Linux
5 10 (17.54%) Apple iOS
6 9 (15.79%) Unix
7 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.28%) Windows Vista
7 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
8 6 (10.53%) Android
9 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
10 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
11 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
3 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 12 (21.05%) Patch Management
4 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
5 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
5 10 (17.54%) Server Patching
6 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.04%) Analytics
6 8 (14.04%) Machine Learning
6 8 (14.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (14.04%) SDLC
6 8 (14.04%) TDD
7 7 (12.28%) Application Virtualisation
7 7 (12.28%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Open Source
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.77%) High Availability
9 5 (8.77%) Service Management
10 4 (7.02%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
1 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) Python
3 4 (7.02%) Perl
4 3 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.26%) MCDST
5 3 (5.26%) MOS
6 2 (3.51%) MCTS
7 1 (1.75%) MCP
7 1 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (14.04%) Docker
3 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (8.77%) XenApp
6 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.51%) NFS
9 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (36.84%) SCCM
2 8 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 8 (14.04%) Mesos
3 4 (7.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (5.26%) SCOM
5 2 (3.51%) Munin
5 2 (3.51%) Puppet
5 2 (3.51%) WSUS
6 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.75%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) Citrix
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) Altiris
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) AppSense
5 3 (5.26%) Hummingbird
5 3 (5.26%) Interwoven
6 2 (3.51%) Apple
6 2 (3.51%) iManage
7 1 (1.75%) Adobe
7 1 (1.75%) FrontRange
7 1 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.75%) Lotus
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive salary, plus an attracti
Posted: 18 days ago
Scotland
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Posted: 24 days ago
North East
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Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
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Glasgow
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Salary: Highly Competitive Compensation Package
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