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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Distribution
Rank 751 841 823
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -18
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 127 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.051% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.062% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 89 42 41
Average salary £30,000 £22,600 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.74% -52.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,623 £22,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £22,600 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+32.74% -49.77%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 2015. 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 +64 118 £30,000 +32.74% 3
South East +10 63 £30,000 +32.74% 1
London +25 38 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Hampshire -2 34 £30,000 +32.74%
Berkshire +6 27 £24,500 - 1
Bracknell +7 24 £24,500 - 1
Andover +12 21 £30,000 -
City of London +11 10 - -
Eastleigh +4 7 £18,250 -19.24%
North West -7 7 £36,500 +65.90% 1
Manchester - 7 £36,500 -
Wembley - 4 £22,000 -
Scotland +4 3 - -
Yorkshire -8 3 £55,000 +120.00%
East of England -9 3 £57,500 +15.00%
West Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Leeds - 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands -11 2 £55,000 -
Hook - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
Essex - 2 £43,250 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £55,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £16,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £55,000 -
Glasgow +12 1 - -
Basingstoke -7 1 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire -7 1 £90,000 +96.72%

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 188 (82.10%) Windows
2 160 (69.87%) Active Directory
3 138 (60.26%) Microsoft
4 117 (51.09%) Security Cleared
5 107 (46.72%) SC Cleared
6 101 (44.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 88 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 87 (37.99%) SCCM
9 86 (37.55%) DV Cleared
10 76 (33.19%) MS Exchange
11 68 (29.69%) Windows XP
12 62 (27.07%) MS Office
13 61 (26.64%) Exchange Server 2003
14 60 (26.20%) Retail
15 59 (25.76%) MS Excel
16 57 (24.89%) Finance
17 56 (24.45%) DNS
18 52 (22.71%) ITIL
19 51 (22.27%) Telecoms
19 51 (22.27%) Fujitsu
20 50 (21.83%) Wireless
21 47 (20.52%) SCOM
22 44 (19.21%) Management Information System
23 40 (17.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
23 40 (17.47%) McAfee
24 39 (17.03%) Apple iOS
24 39 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2010
24 39 (17.03%) Software Deployment
25 38 (16.59%) Internet
25 38 (16.59%) Release Management

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 76 (33.19%) MS Exchange
2 61 (26.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 39 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (11.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 15 (6.55%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.49%) Lync
8 7 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.75%) Apache
9 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.75%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.87%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 62 (27.07%) MS Office
2 59 (25.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.44%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (24.45%) DNS
2 50 (21.83%) Wireless
3 38 (16.59%) Internet
4 23 (10.04%) DHCP
5 11 (4.80%) LAN
5 11 (4.80%) VoIP
5 11 (4.80%) WAN
6 6 (2.62%) LDAP
7 4 (1.75%) Network Security
7 4 (1.75%) SMS
7 4 (1.75%) Firewall
8 3 (1.31%) SAN
8 3 (1.31%) VPN
8 3 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.31%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.87%) IMAP
9 2 (0.87%) ATM
9 2 (0.87%) GPRS
9 2 (0.87%) SMTP
9 2 (0.87%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.75%) MySQL
2 4 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.87%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 20 (8.73%) MSI
2 3 (1.31%) WinRunner
2 3 (1.31%) TestDirector
2 3 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.31%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.87%) Maven
3 2 (0.87%) Ant
3 2 (0.87%) Gradle
General
1 60 (26.20%) Retail
2 57 (24.89%) Finance
3 51 (22.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.18%) Law
5 2 (0.87%) Banking
5 2 (0.87%) Advertising
5 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) French Language
6 1 (0.44%) International Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 100 (43.67%) Support Engineer
2 47 (20.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 36 (15.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 36 (15.72%) Analyst
4 33 (14.41%) Customer Engineer
5 29 (12.66%) Customer Support Engineer
6 26 (11.35%) Support Analyst
7 23 (10.04%) Consultant
8 15 (6.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (6.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (6.55%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 15 (6.55%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (6.55%) Senior Support Analyst
8 15 (6.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 10 (4.37%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (3.93%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (3.93%) Graduate
10 9 (3.93%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 8 (3.49%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.49%) Software Packaging
2 6 (2.62%) JSP
3 4 (1.75%) WebCenter
4 2 (0.87%) XML
4 2 (0.87%) ODBC
4 2 (0.87%) WAP
4 2 (0.87%) Middleware
5 1 (0.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.21%) Management Information System
2 37 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.24%) Handset
4 11 (4.80%) EPoS
5 10 (4.37%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.18%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.75%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.75%) NHS
8 4 (1.75%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.75%) User Experience
9 3 (1.31%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.31%) PKI
10 2 (0.87%) PDA
10 2 (0.87%) Physics
10 2 (0.87%) iPhone
11 1 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 188 (82.10%) Windows
2 101 (44.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 88 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (29.69%) Windows XP
5 39 (17.03%) Apple iOS
6 36 (15.72%) Windows Vista
7 27 (11.79%) Windows 2000
7 27 (11.79%) Windows 2000 Server
8 25 (10.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (8.73%) Windows 7
10 10 (4.37%) Windows 8
11 9 (3.93%) Android
12 8 (3.49%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (3.06%) Linux
14 5 (2.18%) UNIX
15 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.71%) ITIL
2 39 (17.03%) Software Deployment
3 38 (16.59%) Release Management
4 32 (13.97%) Mentoring
5 30 (13.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (10.04%) Line Management
6 23 (10.04%) Performance Management
7 20 (8.73%) Software Testing
8 14 (6.11%) Incident Management
9 13 (5.68%) Service Delivery
9 13 (5.68%) Data Protection
9 13 (5.68%) Information Security
10 11 (4.80%) Service Management
11 10 (4.37%) Change Management
12 9 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (3.93%) Mobile Device Management
13 8 (3.49%) Security Management
14 6 (2.62%) Compatibility Testing
14 6 (2.62%) Time Management
14 6 (2.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.54%) SQL
2 12 (5.24%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.49%) Java
4 4 (1.75%) C
5 3 (1.31%) C++
5 3 (1.31%) Perl
5 3 (1.31%) VB
5 3 (1.31%) Python
6 2 (0.87%) VBScript
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 117 (51.09%) Security Cleared
2 107 (46.72%) SC Cleared
3 86 (37.55%) DV Cleared
4 18 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (6.11%) MCSE
6 13 (5.68%) A+ Certification
7 11 (4.80%) Degree
8 9 (3.93%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (3.93%) MCP
9 6 (2.62%) MCSA
10 4 (1.75%) HND
11 3 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.31%) CCNA
11 3 (1.31%) ISEB
11 3 (1.31%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.87%) MCITP
12 2 (0.87%) CCIE
12 2 (0.87%) CCNP
13 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.55%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 160 (69.87%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 25 (10.92%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.99%) XenApp
5 14 (6.11%) XenDesktop
6 12 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (4.37%) XenServer
8 4 (1.75%) Novell eDirectory
9 2 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 87 (37.99%) SCCM
2 47 (20.52%) SCOM
3 40 (17.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 37 (16.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (5.68%) SCVMM
6 12 (5.24%) SCDPM
6 12 (5.24%) SCSM
7 6 (2.62%) WSUS
8 4 (1.75%) BMC Marimba
8 4 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.87%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.44%) Netcool
11 1 (0.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 1 (0.44%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 138 (60.26%) Microsoft
2 51 (22.27%) Fujitsu
3 40 (17.47%) McAfee
4 37 (16.16%) HP
5 34 (14.85%) Sophos
6 26 (11.35%) Citrix
7 16 (6.99%) SAP
8 13 (5.68%) VMware
9 9 (3.93%) Apple
10 8 (3.49%) IBM
11 7 (3.06%) Dell
12 5 (2.18%) LANDesk
13 4 (1.75%) Altiris
13 4 (1.75%) TOWER Software
13 4 (1.75%) Oracle
13 4 (1.75%) Symantec
13 4 (1.75%) Remedy
13 4 (1.75%) MobileIron
14 3 (1.31%) Borland
14 3 (1.31%) Sun
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