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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 867 924 909
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 43 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.038% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 54
Median salary £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,650 £56,400
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -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
36854 41285 43094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.70% 37.69% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 35413 36241
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Packaging
Top 20 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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 +48 36 £33,000 -13.15% 7
London +50 17 £38,000 -5.00% 4
South East +54 13 £32,000 +4.91%
Andover - 12 £32,000 -
Hampshire - 12 £32,000 -
Scotland +34 7 £60,000 +71.42%
Glasgow +18 5 £60,000 +71.42%
South West -3 5 - - 1
Wiltshire +7 4 - - 1
Swindon - 4 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Erskine - 1 £57,500 -
Bath - 1 - -
Haywards Heath - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £65,000 - 2
Clydebank - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £65,000 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £57,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £35,000 -

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 86 (81.90%) Microsoft
2 67 (63.81%) Windows
3 60 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 52 (49.52%) PowerShell
5 51 (48.57%) ITIL
6 42 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 42 (40.00%) SCCM
7 36 (34.29%) Degree
7 36 (34.29%) MS Exchange
8 33 (31.43%) Citrix
8 33 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (29.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (29.52%) Windows 7
9 31 (29.52%) VMware
10 30 (28.57%) MS Office
11 29 (27.62%) Microsoft App-V
12 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (25.71%) Finance
14 25 (23.81%) Service Management
14 25 (23.81%) Software Distribution
15 23 (21.90%) Security Cleared
15 23 (21.90%) Compatibility Testing
15 23 (21.90%) Application Virtualisation
16 20 (19.05%) Perl
17 18 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (17.14%) VMware ESX
17 18 (17.14%) VMware Workstation
17 18 (17.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
18 17 (16.19%) Workflow
18 17 (16.19%) Office 365

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 36 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.71%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.95%) Apache
9 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.95%) Confluence
9 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.95%) IIS
9 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 30 (28.57%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.81%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.95%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Internet
2 5 (4.76%) LAN
2 5 (4.76%) SAN
2 5 (4.76%) WAN
3 4 (3.81%) DNS
3 4 (3.81%) Intranet
3 4 (3.81%) NAS
3 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.81%) VoIP
4 3 (2.86%) DHCP
4 3 (2.86%) Network Security
4 3 (2.86%) Skype
5 2 (1.90%) 3G
5 2 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.90%) Wireless
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.95%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.95%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.95%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.95%) Redis
4 1 (0.95%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.90%) MSI
3 1 (0.95%) Ant
3 1 (0.95%) GitLab
3 1 (0.95%) GoCD
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.95%) JUnit
3 1 (0.95%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.95%) Maven
3 1 (0.95%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.95%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (25.71%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.76%) Automotive
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 27 (25.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 24 (22.86%) Analyst
3 24 (22.86%) Desktop Support
4 22 (20.95%) IT Support
5 21 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 21 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 21 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 20 (19.05%) Support Analyst
7 16 (15.24%) Architect
8 12 (11.43%) IT Engineer
8 12 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
10 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 9 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (7.62%) Graduate
11 8 (7.62%) Graduate Support Engineer
11 8 (7.62%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) RESTful
1 6 (5.71%) XML
1 6 (5.71%) XML Schema
2 1 (0.95%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) ELK Stack
2 1 (0.95%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Hedge funds
2 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.71%) User Experience
4 5 (4.76%) iPad
5 4 (3.81%) iPhone
6 3 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.90%) Statistics
8 1 (0.95%) Clustering
8 1 (0.95%) Replication
8 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (63.81%) Windows
2 33 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (29.52%) Windows 7
4 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 9 (8.57%) Linux
7 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.81%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.81%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.81%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.95%) Debian
9 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.95%) Solaris
9 1 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.57%) ITIL
2 25 (23.81%) Service Management
2 25 (23.81%) Software Distribution
3 23 (21.90%) Application Virtualisation
3 23 (21.90%) Compatibility Testing
4 18 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (17.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 17 (16.19%) Workflow
6 15 (14.29%) ITSM
7 14 (13.33%) Asset Management
8 13 (12.38%) Line Management
8 13 (12.38%) Software Asset Management
9 11 (10.48%) Problem Management
10 8 (7.62%) Matrix Management
11 7 (6.67%) Change Management
11 7 (6.67%) SDLC
11 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.71%) API Design
12 6 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (5.71%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.52%) PowerShell
2 20 (19.05%) Perl
3 9 (8.57%) Python
4 7 (6.67%) SQL
5 6 (5.71%) C
5 6 (5.71%) C++
5 6 (5.71%) Java
6 5 (4.76%) VBScript
7 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.81%) C#
8 2 (1.90%) Korn
8 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.95%) Erlang
9 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (34.29%) Degree
2 23 (21.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.71%) MCTS
5 5 (4.76%) MCITP
6 4 (3.81%) CCA
6 4 (3.81%) CCAA
6 4 (3.81%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.86%) MCSA
8 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 31 (29.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (27.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (17.14%) VMware ESX
4 18 (17.14%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (5.71%) vSphere
7 4 (3.81%) XenApp
8 2 (1.90%) Docker
8 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.95%) KVM
9 1 (0.95%) Postfix
9 1 (0.95%) Squid
9 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.95%) vCloud
9 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.95%) Xen
9 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (40.00%) SCCM
2 6 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.76%) WSUS
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (3.81%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.90%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.90%) Ansible
5 2 (1.90%) Puppet
5 2 (1.90%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (1.90%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.95%) Ganeti
6 1 (0.95%) Kibana
6 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.95%) logstash
6 1 (0.95%) Mesos
6 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.95%) SCOM
6 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (81.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (31.43%) Citrix
3 31 (29.52%) VMware
4 9 (8.57%) HP
5 8 (7.62%) Apple
6 6 (5.71%) Cisco
7 4 (3.81%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.81%) Adobe
7 4 (3.81%) CommVault
7 4 (3.81%) DataCore
7 4 (3.81%) Twitter
8 2 (1.90%) Bomgar
8 2 (1.90%) SAP
8 2 (1.90%) Siemens
8 2 (1.90%) Sun
9 1 (0.95%) EMC
9 1 (0.95%) IBM
9 1 (0.95%) NetApp
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle
9 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
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