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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 876 914 891
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 51 70 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.064% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 69
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £32,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -22.42%

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
38068 41565 45717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.75% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33087 35470 38904
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Packaging
Top 24 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 27 July 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 -2 38 £32,000 -14.66% 4
South East +9 22 £32,000 -
Hampshire +2 13 £32,000 -
London +21 12 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Andover -12 12 £32,000 -
Surrey +29 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Scotland +8 8 £60,000 +71.42%
Glasgow -10 5 £60,000 +71.42%
Channel Islands - 5 £36,500 -
Guernsey - 5 £36,500 -
Woking - 4 £70,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +58 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Farnham - 1 £30,000 -
Erskine - 1 £57,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Jersey - 1 £36,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £57,500 -

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 74 (77.89%) Microsoft
2 60 (63.16%) Windows
3 51 (53.68%) Active Directory
4 47 (49.47%) PowerShell
5 41 (43.16%) ITIL
6 36 (37.89%) MS Exchange
7 35 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 35 (36.84%) SCCM
8 34 (35.79%) Windows 7
8 34 (35.79%) Finance
9 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (33.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (33.68%) Degree
11 30 (31.58%) VMware
12 29 (30.53%) Citrix
12 29 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (27.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 22 (23.16%) MS Office
14 22 (23.16%) Perl
15 21 (22.11%) VMware ESX
15 21 (22.11%) VMware Workstation
15 21 (22.11%) Disaster Recovery
15 21 (22.11%) Software Distribution
15 21 (22.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
16 19 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
16 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 19 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
17 15 (15.79%) Hedge funds
17 15 (15.79%) Service Management
17 15 (15.79%) Windows Server

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 (37.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 22 (23.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (1.05%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) SAN
2 5 (5.26%) LAN
2 5 (5.26%) NAS
2 5 (5.26%) WAN
3 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.21%) VoIP
4 3 (3.16%) DHCP
4 3 (3.16%) Intranet
5 2 (2.11%) 3G
5 2 (2.11%) Network Security
5 2 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.11%) Wireless
6 1 (1.05%) DNS
6 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MSI
2 1 (1.05%) GoCD
2 1 (1.05%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (35.79%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.26%) Automotive
4 3 (3.16%) Electronics
4 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Back Office
5 2 (2.11%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (35.79%) Analyst
2 29 (30.53%) Support Engineer
3 26 (27.37%) Support Analyst
4 19 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (16.84%) IT Support
6 15 (15.79%) Architect
6 15 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Support
7 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 14 (14.74%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (13.68%) Senior Support Analyst
9 12 (12.63%) Desktop Support
9 12 (12.63%) Graduate
9 12 (12.63%) Graduate Support Engineer
10 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 10 (10.53%) IT Engineer
10 10 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) XML
1 8 (8.42%) XML Schema
2 6 (6.32%) RESTful
3 2 (2.11%) .NET
4 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Hedge funds
2 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.32%) Client/Server
5 6 (6.32%) User Experience
6 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.21%) iPad
6 4 (4.21%) iPhone
7 3 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.11%) Clustering
8 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.05%) Replication
9 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.16%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Windows 7
3 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (33.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 7 (7.37%) Linux
6 7 (7.37%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.05%) Solaris
7 1 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.05%) Unix
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.16%) ITIL
2 21 (22.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (22.11%) Software Distribution
2 21 (22.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 19 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 19 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 15 (15.79%) Service Management
5 8 (8.42%) API Design
5 8 (8.42%) Change Management
5 8 (8.42%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.42%) OO
5 8 (8.42%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (8.42%) Project Management
5 8 (8.42%) SDLC
5 8 (8.42%) UML
5 8 (8.42%) Use Case
6 6 (6.32%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (6.32%) Performance Management
6 6 (6.32%) Software Architecture
6 6 (6.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (49.47%) PowerShell
2 22 (23.16%) Perl
3 10 (10.53%) SQL
4 7 (7.37%) Python
5 6 (6.32%) C
5 6 (6.32%) C#
5 6 (6.32%) C++
5 6 (6.32%) Java
6 5 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.05%) Korn
8 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (33.68%) Degree
2 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.32%) MCITP
4 6 (6.32%) MCSA
4 6 (6.32%) MCTS
5 4 (4.21%) CCA
5 4 (4.21%) CCAA
5 4 (4.21%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.11%) MCP
6 2 (2.11%) MCSE
7 1 (1.05%) EMC 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 51 (53.68%) Active Directory
2 29 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (27.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (22.11%) VMware ESX
4 21 (22.11%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (7.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (4.21%) XenApp
7 2 (2.11%) vSphere
8 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.05%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (36.84%) SCCM
2 5 (5.26%) WSUS
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (4.21%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.11%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.11%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (2.11%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.05%) Ansible
5 1 (1.05%) Puppet
5 1 (1.05%) Sysprep
5 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 74 (77.89%) Microsoft
2 30 (31.58%) VMware
3 29 (30.53%) Citrix
4 6 (6.32%) HP
5 5 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco
6 4 (4.21%) CommVault
6 4 (4.21%) DataCore
7 2 (2.11%) IBM
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle
7 2 (2.11%) SAP
7 2 (2.11%) Siemens
7 2 (2.11%) Sun
8 1 (1.05%) AppSense
8 1 (1.05%) Brocade
8 1 (1.05%) EMC
8 1 (1.05%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.05%) Opsware
8 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.05%) Veritas
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