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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 852 859 883
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 59 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57 94 79
Median salary £36,500 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.77% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -8.57%

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
37745 41603 48026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.43% 37.92% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32695 35535 41060
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Packaging
Top 27 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 29 May 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 -9 52 £37,500 +13.63% 7
South East +7 25 £34,500 +15.00% 1
London +31 21 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Hampshire -6 14 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Surrey +5 10 £40,000 +33.33%
Andover -8 9 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Channel Islands - 7 £36,500 - 1
Guernsey - 6 £35,250 - 1
Basingstoke - 5 £34,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Jersey - 3 £36,500 -
Woking - 3 £70,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +61 2 £30,000 -40.00% 1
East of England +32 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
North East - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Brighton - 1 £32,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £40,000 -
Upminster - 1 £19,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £48,500 -
Farnham - 1 £30,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £32,000 -

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 73 (76.84%) Microsoft
2 69 (72.63%) Windows
3 63 (66.32%) Active Directory
4 49 (51.58%) PowerShell
5 46 (48.42%) MS Excel
6 45 (47.37%) MS Exchange
7 43 (45.26%) Finance
8 42 (44.21%) VMware
9 40 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (40.00%) Windows 7
11 35 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (36.84%) ITIL
12 34 (35.79%) Degree
13 33 (34.74%) VMware ESX
13 33 (34.74%) VMware Workstation
14 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 30 (31.58%) Perl
16 28 (29.47%) Disaster Recovery
17 26 (27.37%) SCCM
18 25 (26.32%) MS Office
19 20 (21.05%) Windows Server
20 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
21 18 (18.95%) Citrix
21 18 (18.95%) Hedge funds
22 17 (17.89%) SQL
23 15 (15.79%) Service Management
23 15 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
24 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
24 14 (14.74%) Computer Science
25 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills

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 45 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.42%) IIS
4 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (48.42%) MS Excel
2 25 (26.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (1.05%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) SAN
2 9 (9.47%) LAN
2 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.47%) WAN
3 8 (8.42%) DHCP
4 6 (6.32%) DNS
5 5 (5.26%) Firewall
5 5 (5.26%) VPN
6 4 (4.21%) Internet
6 4 (4.21%) NAS
7 2 (2.11%) 3G
7 2 (2.11%) Network Security
7 2 (2.11%) VoIP
7 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.11%) Wireless
8 1 (1.05%) Intranet
8 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MSI
2 7 (7.37%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.05%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (45.26%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.37%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 5 (5.26%) Automotive
4 5 (5.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Electronics
5 3 (3.16%) Law
5 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.11%) Advertising
6 2 (2.11%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (42.11%) Analyst
2 33 (34.74%) Support Analyst
3 24 (25.26%) IT Support
4 23 (24.21%) Support Engineer
5 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Support
5 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 14 (14.74%) IT Analyst
5 14 (14.74%) IT Support Analyst
6 12 (12.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (12.63%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (12.63%) Senior Support Analyst
7 11 (11.58%) Graduate
7 11 (11.58%) Graduate Support Engineer
8 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (10.53%) IT Engineer
8 10 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) XML
1 8 (8.42%) XML Schema
2 6 (6.32%) RESTful
3 5 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (2.11%) Web Services
5 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Hedge funds
2 14 (14.74%) Computer Science
3 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.37%) Clustering
4 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.32%) Client/Server
6 5 (5.26%) User Experience
7 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (2.11%) iPad
9 2 (2.11%) iPhone
9 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (1.05%) Replication
10 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (72.63%) Windows
2 40 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 12 (12.63%) Linux
7 6 (6.32%) Windows 10
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.16%) Solaris
9 3 (3.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.16%) Unix
10 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) ITIL
2 28 (29.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (15.79%) Service Management
4 12 (12.63%) Project Management
5 11 (11.58%) Application Virtualisation
5 11 (11.58%) Compatibility Testing
5 11 (11.58%) Software Distribution
6 10 (10.53%) SDLC
7 8 (8.42%) API Design
7 8 (8.42%) Change Management
7 8 (8.42%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.42%) OO
7 8 (8.42%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (8.42%) UML
7 8 (8.42%) Use Case
8 7 (7.37%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.32%) ITSM
9 6 (6.32%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (6.32%) SOA
9 6 (6.32%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) PowerShell
2 30 (31.58%) Perl
3 17 (17.89%) SQL
4 7 (7.37%) C#
4 7 (7.37%) Java
4 7 (7.37%) VBScript
5 6 (6.32%) C
5 6 (6.32%) C++
5 6 (6.32%) Python
6 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.16%) Korn
6 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (35.79%) Degree
2 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.37%) MCSE
5 5 (5.26%) CCNA
5 5 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.26%) MCITP
5 5 (5.26%) MCSA
6 4 (4.21%) MCTS
6 4 (4.21%) PhD
7 3 (3.16%) CCA
7 3 (3.16%) CCAA
7 3 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.11%) MCP
8 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) EMC Certification
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (66.32%) Active Directory
2 35 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (34.74%) VMware ESX
3 33 (34.74%) VMware Workstation
4 15 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.16%) XenApp
7 2 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (2.11%) Veritas File System
7 2 (2.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.11%) vSphere
8 1 (1.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (27.37%) SCCM
2 7 (7.37%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.26%) WSUS
4 4 (4.21%) SCOM
4 4 (4.21%) SCOrch
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Intune
5 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.16%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.11%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.05%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.05%) WMI
Vendors
1 73 (76.84%) Microsoft
2 42 (44.21%) VMware
3 18 (18.95%) Citrix
4 12 (12.63%) HP
5 8 (8.42%) Cisco
6 5 (5.26%) Mitel
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.16%) CommVault
8 3 (3.16%) DataCore
8 3 (3.16%) Sun
8 3 (3.16%) Veritas
9 2 (2.11%) AppSense
9 2 (2.11%) IBM
9 2 (2.11%) Siemens
10 1 (1.05%) Brocade
10 1 (1.05%) EMC
10 1 (1.05%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.05%) Opsware
10 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
Guernsey, Channel Isles
itecopeople
Salary: salary neg on exp + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa 40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago