The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 838 924 936
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 43 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.047% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 49
Median salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £68,000 £54,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,230 £34,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.89% -0.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35189 40721 42048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.17% 38.25% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30371 34922 36151
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Packaging
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Packaging within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Trend in the UK

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Packaging over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Packaging
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Packaging within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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 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 +62 40 £37,500 +1.35% 5
London +22 22 £38,500 -1.28% 2
South East +83 18 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Hampshire - 11 £32,000 -
Andover - 8 £32,000 -
East Sussex +29 4 £31,695 +5.65% 1
Brighton +27 4 £31,695 +5.65% 1
Portsmouth - 3 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £32,500 -
Jersey - 2 £36,500 - 1
Channel Islands - 2 £36,500 - 1
Surrey - 2 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging.

1 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
2 49 (57.65%) Windows
3 47 (55.29%) ITIL
3 47 (55.29%) Active Directory
4 42 (49.41%) PowerShell
5 40 (47.06%) SCCM
6 34 (40.00%) Citrix
6 34 (40.00%) MS Office
7 33 (38.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 28 (32.94%) MS Excel
8 28 (32.94%) Security Cleared
9 26 (30.59%) Software Distribution
10 25 (29.41%) Service Management
11 24 (28.24%) Application Virtualisation
11 24 (28.24%) Compatibility Testing
12 22 (25.88%) Workflow
13 21 (24.71%) MS Exchange
14 20 (23.53%) VMware
14 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (23.53%) Windows 7
14 20 (23.53%) Line Management
15 19 (22.35%) Degree
16 18 (21.18%) Asset Management
16 18 (21.18%) ITSM
16 18 (21.18%) Internet
16 18 (21.18%) Software Asset Management
17 15 (17.65%) Problem Management
18 14 (16.47%) Matrix Management
18 14 (16.47%) Office 365
19 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008

Software Packaging
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 (24.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) Confluence
7 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (40.00%) MS Office
2 28 (32.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (4.71%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.18%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Internet
2 3 (3.53%) DNS
2 3 (3.53%) Intranet
2 3 (3.53%) Skype
2 3 (3.53%) VoIP
3 2 (2.35%) 3G
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.35%) PPP
3 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
4 1 (1.18%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.18%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.18%) SSH
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
4 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.18%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) Redis
3 1 (1.18%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Ant
2 1 (1.18%) GitLab
2 1 (1.18%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (1.18%) JUnit
2 1 (1.18%) Liquibase
2 1 (1.18%) Maven
2 1 (1.18%) MSI
2 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.18%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Advertising
2 1 (1.18%) Banking
2 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Support Engineer
2 30 (35.29%) Desktop Support
3 28 (32.94%) 3rd Line Support
3 28 (32.94%) Desktop Engineer
3 28 (32.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 25 (29.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 25 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) Analyst
5 15 (17.65%) IT Support
6 10 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Architect
7 8 (9.41%) Service Manager
8 7 (8.24%) Support Team Leader
8 7 (8.24%) Team Leader
9 6 (7.06%) Integration Architect
9 6 (7.06%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) IT Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) Django
1 1 (1.18%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.18%) HTML
1 1 (1.18%) JSON
1 1 (1.18%) MCollective
1 1 (1.18%) REST
1 1 (1.18%) SOAP
1 1 (1.18%) Twisted
1 1 (1.18%) Web Services
1 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
1 4 (4.71%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (4.71%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (4.71%) Hedge funds
1 4 (4.71%) iPad
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.53%) iPhone
2 3 (3.53%) Smartphone
2 3 (3.53%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) PMI
3 2 (2.35%) Statistics
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
5 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.41%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.88%) Linux
7 5 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.71%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.71%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.18%) Debian
10 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) ITIL
2 26 (30.59%) Software Distribution
3 25 (29.41%) Service Management
4 24 (28.24%) Application Virtualisation
4 24 (28.24%) Compatibility Testing
5 22 (25.88%) Workflow
6 20 (23.53%) Line Management
7 18 (21.18%) Asset Management
7 18 (21.18%) ITSM
7 18 (21.18%) Software Asset Management
8 15 (17.65%) Problem Management
9 14 (16.47%) Matrix Management
10 11 (12.94%) Service Delivery
11 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (9.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 7 (8.24%) Patch Management
13 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 4 (4.71%) Change Control
14 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
14 4 (4.71%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.24%) Perl
3 4 (4.71%) VBScript
4 3 (3.53%) Python
5 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.18%) C#
6 1 (1.18%) Erlang
6 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.18%) Korn
6 1 (1.18%) Ruby
6 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (32.94%) Security Cleared
2 19 (22.35%) Degree
3 7 (8.24%) MCP
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.06%) MCSE
5 5 (5.88%) MCSA
6 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (55.29%) Active Directory
2 33 (38.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.41%) VMware ESX
4 8 (9.41%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (4.71%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.71%) vSphere
6 3 (3.53%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.35%) Docker
8 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.18%) KVM
8 1 (1.18%) Postfix
8 1 (1.18%) Squid
8 1 (1.18%) vCloud
8 1 (1.18%) Xen
8 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (47.06%) SCCM
2 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.71%) ThinApp
3 2 (2.35%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.35%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (1.18%) Ansible
4 1 (1.18%) Ganeti
4 1 (1.18%) Kibana
4 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.18%) logstash
4 1 (1.18%) Mesos
4 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.18%) SCSM
4 1 (1.18%) Terraform
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
4 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
2 34 (40.00%) Citrix
3 20 (23.53%) VMware
4 8 (9.41%) Apple
5 6 (7.06%) HP
6 5 (5.88%) AppSense
7 4 (4.71%) Adobe
7 4 (4.71%) Twitter
8 2 (2.35%) Bomgar
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.35%) SAP
8 2 (2.35%) T-Plan
9 1 (1.18%) EMC
9 1 (1.18%) NetApp
9 1 (1.18%) Sonatype
9 1 (1.18%) Sun
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