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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Packaging
UK
Rank 786 899 893
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 60 34 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.033% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.087% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 51
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £33,914
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £47,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £30,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+19.67% -4.68%

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
33030 39021 39938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.35% 38.18% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28353 33585 34234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 February 2017 within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Packaging
Top 18 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 23 February 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 +110 52 £36,500 -8.75% 10
London +95 41 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Channel Islands - 8 £36,500 -
Jersey - 8 £36,500 -
South East +57 7 £36,500 +19.67%
Surrey - 4 £36,500 -
Leatherhead - 4 £36,500 -
East Sussex +12 3 £31,000 +3.33%
Brighton +4 3 £31,000 +3.33%
North West -8 3 £27,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester -24 3 £27,000 +20.00%
City of London +34 2 £63,750 +84.78% 1
Ealing - 2 £33,523 -
Guernsey - 2 £34,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £25,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 89 (81.65%) Microsoft
1 89 (81.65%) Active Directory
2 86 (78.90%) Windows
3 59 (54.13%) MS Office
4 54 (49.54%) MS Excel
5 46 (42.20%) ITIL
5 46 (42.20%) PowerShell
6 43 (39.45%) MS Exchange
7 42 (38.53%) Degree
8 41 (37.61%) VMware
9 40 (36.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 37 (33.94%) Windows 7
10 37 (33.94%) Internet
11 34 (31.19%) Workflow
12 32 (29.36%) SCCM
13 27 (24.77%) VMware ESX
14 26 (23.85%) VMware Workstation
14 26 (23.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (23.85%) Citrix
14 26 (23.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 25 (22.94%) Service Management
16 24 (22.02%) Microsoft App-V
16 24 (22.02%) Line Management
17 23 (21.10%) Software Asset Management
17 23 (21.10%) Apple
17 23 (21.10%) SLA
17 23 (21.10%) ITSM
17 23 (21.10%) Asset Management
18 22 (20.18%) Windows Server
18 22 (20.18%) Skype for Business

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 43 (39.45%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.18%) Skype for Business
3 9 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 59 (54.13%) MS Office
2 54 (49.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (7.34%) Final Cut Pro
4 6 (5.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Office 365
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.94%) Internet
2 8 (7.34%) Skype
3 6 (5.50%) 3G
3 6 (5.50%) Firewall
4 4 (3.67%) DHCP
4 4 (3.67%) DNS
5 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.83%) PPP
7 1 (0.92%) HTTP
7 1 (0.92%) VPN
7 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.83%) MySQL
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.92%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.92%) Redis
4 1 (0.92%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MSI
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.83%) GitLab
2 2 (1.83%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.92%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.92%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 62 (56.88%) Support Engineer
2 24 (22.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 24 (22.02%) 2nd Line Support
2 24 (22.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 22 (20.18%) Active Directory Engineer
3 22 (20.18%) IT Support
4 21 (19.27%) Desktop Engineer
5 20 (18.35%) Active Directory Support
5 20 (18.35%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 19 (17.43%) Windows Engineer
7 18 (16.51%) Windows Support Engineer
8 17 (15.60%) Desktop Support
8 17 (15.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 16 (14.68%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (14.68%) Analyst
9 16 (14.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (14.68%) VMware Engineer
10 15 (13.76%) VMware Support Engineer
10 15 (13.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (12.84%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) Django
1 1 (0.92%) HTML
1 1 (0.92%) JSON
1 1 (0.92%) REST
1 1 (0.92%) SOAP
1 1 (0.92%) Twisted
1 1 (0.92%) Velocity
1 1 (0.92%) Web Services
1 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Hedge funds
2 8 (7.34%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.50%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.59%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.59%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.83%) Fintech
7 2 (1.83%) PMI
8 1 (0.92%) iPad
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) PKI
8 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (78.90%) Windows
2 37 (33.94%) Windows 7
3 22 (20.18%) Windows Server
4 17 (15.60%) Mac OS
5 16 (14.68%) Apple iOS
6 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (9.17%) Linux
9 7 (6.42%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) ITIL
2 34 (31.19%) Workflow
3 26 (23.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (23.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 25 (22.94%) Service Management
5 24 (22.02%) Line Management
6 23 (21.10%) Asset Management
6 23 (21.10%) ITSM
6 23 (21.10%) Software Asset Management
7 15 (13.76%) Problem Management
8 14 (12.84%) Matrix Management
8 14 (12.84%) Software Distribution
9 13 (11.93%) Application Virtualisation
9 13 (11.93%) Compatibility Testing
10 9 (8.26%) Patch Management
11 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.42%) Statistics
13 6 (5.50%) Application Packaging
13 6 (5.50%) Data Protection
13 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.20%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.93%) Perl
3 3 (2.75%) Python
4 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.83%) SQL
5 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.92%) Erlang
5 1 (0.92%) Go
5 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (38.53%) Degree
2 17 (15.60%) Security Cleared
3 13 (11.93%) MCP
4 12 (11.01%) MCSE
4 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (9.17%) MCSA
6 8 (7.34%) A+ Certification
7 6 (5.50%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.10%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 89 (81.65%) Active Directory
2 40 (36.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (24.77%) VMware ESX
4 26 (23.85%) VMware Workstation
5 24 (22.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.67%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.67%) vSphere
7 2 (1.83%) Docker
8 1 (0.92%) KVM
8 1 (0.92%) Xen
8 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (29.36%) SCCM
2 4 (3.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.67%) Sysprep
2 4 (3.67%) ThinApp
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.92%) Ansible
4 1 (0.92%) Ganeti
4 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.92%) Marathon
4 1 (0.92%) Mesos
4 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (81.65%) Microsoft
2 41 (37.61%) VMware
3 26 (23.85%) Citrix
4 23 (21.10%) Apple
5 17 (15.60%) Twitter
6 10 (9.17%) Bomgar
7 8 (7.34%) Adobe
8 7 (6.42%) HP
9 6 (5.50%) AppSense
9 6 (5.50%) Dell
9 6 (5.50%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.83%) T-Plan
11 1 (0.92%) CA
11 1 (0.92%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.92%) Cisco
11 1 (0.92%) Google
11 1 (0.92%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.92%) Splunk
11 1 (0.92%) Veeam
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