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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Distribution
UK
Rank 814 903 814
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -89
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 37 15 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.015% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.017% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 89
Median salary £32,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,600 £20,623
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +50.00%

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
74290 86752 90655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.11% 87.71% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61217 72076 74747
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Software Distribution Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 22 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 January 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 +91 25 £33,750 -18.18% 1
South East +77 16 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Hampshire +22 7 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Surrey +49 6 £45,000 -18.18%
London +57 5 £31,750 +27.00%
Woking +13 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Andover - 4 £32,000 -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
North West -14 2 £30,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Manchester -23 1 £30,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 £32,500 -
Somerset - 1 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £22,000 -
South West - 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £22,000 -

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 35 (50.00%) Windows
3 32 (45.71%) ITIL
4 29 (41.43%) SCCM
5 27 (38.57%) PowerShell
6 26 (37.14%) Security Cleared
7 21 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 21 (30.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 20 (28.57%) Citrix
9 19 (27.14%) Application Virtualisation
10 18 (25.71%) Patch Management
10 18 (25.71%) MS Office
10 18 (25.71%) Software Packaging
11 17 (24.29%) Degree
12 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
12 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
13 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
14 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
14 11 (15.71%) Computer Science
14 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (14.29%) MCSE
15 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (12.86%) VB
17 8 (11.43%) VBA
17 8 (11.43%) .NET

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 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Pig
5 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (25.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.29%) 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 7 (10.00%) Internet
2 5 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (7.14%) DHCP
2 5 (7.14%) DNS
2 5 (7.14%) LAN
2 5 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 4 (5.71%) WAN
3 4 (5.71%) Wireless
4 3 (4.29%) SMS
4 3 (4.29%) SSL
4 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.29%) VPN
5 2 (2.86%) IPX
5 2 (2.86%) IPX/SPX
5 2 (2.86%) MPLS
5 2 (2.86%) NAS
5 2 (2.86%) PPP
5 2 (2.86%) PPTP
5 2 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (1.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) MS Access
3 5 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.14%) Big Data
3 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.71%) Flink
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (1.43%) Impala
6 1 (1.43%) MSDE
6 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.71%) MSI
3 1 (1.43%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.43%) Ant
3 1 (1.43%) Gradle
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Games
2 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Law
2 1 (1.43%) Legal
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Support Engineer
2 21 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 20 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 18 (25.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 18 (25.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 18 (25.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (21.43%) IT Support
6 12 (17.14%) Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) IT Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Support Technician
9 4 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) Software Packaging
2 8 (11.43%) .NET
3 6 (8.57%) REST
4 5 (7.14%) Kafka
5 4 (5.71%) ELK Stack
5 4 (5.71%) NumPy
5 4 (5.71%) SciPy
6 1 (1.43%) CSS
6 1 (1.43%) CSS3
6 1 (1.43%) HTML
6 1 (1.43%) HTML5
6 1 (1.43%) jQuery
6 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.43%) Driving Licence
3 8 (11.43%) Statistics
4 6 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (7.14%) Clustering
6 4 (5.71%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.71%) User Experience
7 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.00%) Linux
4 7 (10.00%) Unix
5 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) ITIL
2 21 (30.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 19 (27.14%) Application Virtualisation
4 18 (25.71%) Patch Management
5 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.43%) Asset Management
6 8 (11.43%) Time Management
7 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.57%) Content Management
8 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (8.57%) Microservices
8 6 (8.57%) Migration
8 6 (8.57%) Service Design
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.86%) VB
3 8 (11.43%) C#
3 8 (11.43%) Java
3 8 (11.43%) PHP
3 8 (11.43%) VBA
4 7 (10.00%) Perl
4 7 (10.00%) Python
5 5 (7.14%) Ruby
6 4 (5.71%) SQL
7 2 (2.86%) VBScript
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 17 (24.29%) Degree
3 10 (14.29%) MCSE
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.14%) MCP
6 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (4.29%) CCNA
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.29%) MCSA
8 2 (2.86%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.86%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.00%) Docker
4 5 (7.14%) Apache Flume
5 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.29%) DFS Replication
6 3 (4.29%) Firmware
7 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.43%) XenApp
7 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (41.43%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.57%) Mesos
3 5 (7.14%) SCOM
4 4 (5.71%) WSUS
5 3 (4.29%) AppDNA
5 3 (4.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.57%) Citrix
3 8 (11.43%) Avaya
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle
3 8 (11.43%) VMware
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco
4 6 (8.57%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) Apple
5 4 (5.71%) Splunk
6 3 (4.29%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.86%) Altiris
8 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.43%) Dell
8 1 (1.43%) Google
8 1 (1.43%) Informatica
8 1 (1.43%) Mitel
8 1 (1.43%) Sage
8 1 (1.43%) Sophos
8 1 (1.43%) Symantec
8 1 (1.43%) Wyse