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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Packaging
UK
Rank 798 872 892
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 60 48 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 47
Median salary £33,261 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,398 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
33206 37465 38419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.50% 38.08% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28719 32262 33107
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Packaging
Top 16 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 17 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 +56 53 £32,500 -16.66% 3
London +61 33 £35,511 -11.22% 1
South East +85 18 £32,115 +7.05% 1
Hampshire - 8 £32,000 -
Channel Islands - 7 £36,500 -
Jersey - 7 £36,500 -
East Sussex +22 6 £31,080 +3.60%
Brighton +20 6 £31,080 +3.60%
Andover - 5 £32,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £34,500 - 1
Surrey - 4 £34,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 3 £35,000 -
North West -16 2 £27,750 +23.33%
Manchester -19 2 £27,750 +23.33%
Ealing - 1 £33,523 -
Guernsey - 1 £36,500 -

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 86 (82.69%) Microsoft
2 77 (74.04%) Active Directory
3 75 (72.12%) Windows
4 56 (53.85%) MS Office
5 50 (48.08%) ITIL
6 48 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 47 (45.19%) PowerShell
8 35 (33.65%) SCCM
8 35 (33.65%) MS Exchange
8 35 (33.65%) Internet
8 35 (33.65%) Workflow
8 35 (33.65%) Degree
9 31 (29.81%) VMware
9 31 (29.81%) Windows 7
9 31 (29.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (28.85%) Citrix
11 28 (26.92%) Service Management
12 27 (25.96%) Microsoft App-V
13 25 (24.04%) Line Management
14 23 (22.12%) Apple
14 23 (22.12%) ITSM
14 23 (22.12%) Asset Management
14 23 (22.12%) Software Asset Management
14 23 (22.12%) Security Cleared
15 21 (20.19%) Skype for Business
16 20 (19.23%) SLA
17 19 (18.27%) Compatibility Testing
17 19 (18.27%) Software Distribution
17 19 (18.27%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (18.27%) VMware ESX

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 35 (33.65%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.19%) Skype for Business
3 10 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.96%) Apache
7 1 (0.96%) Confluence
7 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 56 (53.85%) MS Office
2 48 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (7.69%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.96%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Office 365
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.65%) Internet
2 7 (6.73%) Skype
3 4 (3.85%) 3G
3 4 (3.85%) Firewall
4 3 (2.88%) DNS
5 2 (1.92%) Intranet
5 2 (1.92%) PPP
5 2 (1.92%) VoIP
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.96%) DHCP
6 1 (0.96%) HTTP
6 1 (0.96%) Network Security
6 1 (0.96%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.96%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.96%) SSH
6 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.96%) VPN
6 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.96%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.96%) MySQL
3 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.96%) Redis
3 1 (0.96%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MSI
2 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.96%) Ant
3 1 (0.96%) GitLab
3 1 (0.96%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.96%) JUnit
3 1 (0.96%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.96%) Maven
3 1 (0.96%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.96%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Banking
2 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (56.73%) Support Engineer
2 24 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 23 (22.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 23 (22.12%) Desktop Engineer
3 23 (22.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 21 (20.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 21 (20.19%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (20.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 20 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 20 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 20 (19.23%) Analyst
5 20 (19.23%) IT Support
6 13 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 11 (10.58%) Active Directory Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Active Directory Support
7 11 (10.58%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Windows Support Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) IT Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) Django
1 1 (0.96%) ELK Stack
1 1 (0.96%) HTML
1 1 (0.96%) JSON
1 1 (0.96%) MCollective
1 1 (0.96%) REST
1 1 (0.96%) SOAP
1 1 (0.96%) Twisted
1 1 (0.96%) Web Services
1 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Hedge funds
2 7 (6.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.73%) Statistics
3 6 (5.77%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.81%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.81%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.88%) iPad
6 3 (2.88%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.92%) iPhone
7 2 (1.92%) PMI
7 2 (1.92%) User Experience
8 1 (0.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (72.12%) Windows
2 31 (29.81%) Windows 7
3 18 (17.31%) Windows Server
4 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (15.38%) Mac OS
6 15 (14.42%) Apple iOS
7 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (8.65%) Linux
9 5 (4.81%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.85%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.96%) Debian
12 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) ITIL
2 35 (33.65%) Workflow
3 28 (26.92%) Service Management
4 25 (24.04%) Line Management
5 23 (22.12%) Asset Management
5 23 (22.12%) ITSM
5 23 (22.12%) Software Asset Management
6 19 (18.27%) Application Virtualisation
6 19 (18.27%) Compatibility Testing
6 19 (18.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (18.27%) Software Distribution
6 19 (18.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 15 (14.42%) Problem Management
8 14 (13.46%) Matrix Management
9 10 (9.62%) Service Delivery
10 9 (8.65%) Patch Management
11 6 (5.77%) Data Protection
12 5 (4.81%) Change Control
12 5 (4.81%) ITIL V3
12 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.19%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (2.88%) Python
3 3 (2.88%) VBScript
4 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.96%) C#
5 1 (0.96%) Erlang
5 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.96%) Korn
5 1 (0.96%) Ruby
5 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (33.65%) Degree
2 23 (22.12%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.58%) MCP
4 10 (9.62%) MCSE
4 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.69%) MCSA
6 6 (5.77%) A+ Certification
7 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.23%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (74.04%) Active Directory
2 31 (29.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (25.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (18.27%) VMware ESX
4 19 (18.27%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.85%) vSphere
6 2 (1.92%) Docker
7 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.96%) KVM
7 1 (0.96%) Postfix
7 1 (0.96%) Squid
7 1 (0.96%) vCloud
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.96%) Xen
7 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (33.65%) SCCM
2 4 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.85%) ThinApp
3 2 (1.92%) Puppet
3 2 (1.92%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.96%) Ganeti
4 1 (0.96%) Kibana
4 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.96%) logstash
4 1 (0.96%) Marathon
4 1 (0.96%) Mesos
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.96%) Rancher
4 1 (0.96%) SCOM
4 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.96%) SCSM
4 1 (0.96%) Terraform
4 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (82.69%) Microsoft
2 31 (29.81%) VMware
3 30 (28.85%) Citrix
4 23 (22.12%) Apple
5 17 (16.35%) Twitter
6 10 (9.62%) Bomgar
7 8 (7.69%) Adobe
8 6 (5.77%) HP
9 5 (4.81%) AppSense
10 4 (3.85%) Dell
10 4 (3.85%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.92%) Cisco
11 2 (1.92%) T-Plan
12 1 (0.96%) EMC
12 1 (0.96%) NetApp
12 1 (0.96%) Sonatype
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