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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 890 857 903
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +46
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 50 110 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.100% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 92 69
Median salary £36,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%

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
39361 41877 48206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.39% 37.90% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34024 35645 40812
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Software Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Packaging
Top 29 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 6 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 -53 42 £37,500 +13.63% 7
South East -7 21 £34,500 +15.00% 2
London +3 16 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Hampshire -10 14 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Andover -5 8 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Channel Islands - 7 £36,500 - 1
Surrey -4 6 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Basingstoke - 6 £34,500 -
Guernsey - 6 £35,250 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £40,000 -
Jersey - 3 £36,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £44,250 -
East of England +27 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
North West - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £32,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £48,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Upminster - 1 £19,000 -
Brighton - 1 £32,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £40,000 -
Erskine - 1 £46,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £46,000 -
North East - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £46,000 -

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 64 (70.33%) Microsoft
3 58 (63.74%) Active Directory
4 51 (56.04%) PowerShell
5 45 (49.45%) Finance
6 40 (43.96%) VMware
6 40 (43.96%) MS Excel
7 39 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 37 (40.66%) Windows 7
9 36 (39.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (36.26%) VMware ESX
10 33 (36.26%) VMware Workstation
11 32 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (34.07%) Perl
13 30 (32.97%) ITIL
14 29 (31.87%) Disaster Recovery
14 29 (31.87%) Degree
15 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
17 23 (25.27%) MS Office
18 21 (23.08%) SQL
19 20 (21.98%) SCCM
19 20 (21.98%) Windows Server
20 18 (19.78%) Hedge funds
21 16 (17.58%) Computer Science
21 16 (17.58%) SDLC
22 15 (16.48%) Service Management
23 14 (15.38%) IIS
23 14 (15.38%) Linux
24 12 (13.19%) Citrix

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 39 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.38%) IIS
3 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (43.96%) MS Excel
2 23 (25.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.10%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (1.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) DHCP
1 9 (9.89%) SAN
2 7 (7.69%) DNS
2 7 (7.69%) LAN
2 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.69%) WAN
3 5 (5.49%) Firewall
3 5 (5.49%) VPN
4 4 (4.40%) Internet
5 2 (2.20%) Wireless
6 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.10%) NAS
6 1 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) InstallShield
2 8 (8.79%) MSI
3 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.10%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 45 (49.45%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Financial Institution
2 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.79%) Banking
4 6 (6.59%) Law
5 4 (4.40%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.40%) Automotive
5 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Advertising
7 1 (1.10%) Electronics
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Marketing
7 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (42.86%) Analyst
2 32 (35.16%) Support Analyst
3 25 (27.47%) IT Support
4 23 (25.27%) Support Engineer
5 16 (17.58%) IT Analyst
5 16 (17.58%) IT Support Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Graduate
6 10 (10.99%) Graduate Support Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Support
6 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (9.89%) IT Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Senior Support Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) XML
2 7 (7.69%) XML Schema
3 5 (5.49%) RESTful
4 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.20%) Web Services
6 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Hedge funds
2 16 (17.58%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.79%) Clustering
5 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.49%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
9 2 (2.20%) Replication
9 2 (2.20%) User Experience
9 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (1.10%) iPad
10 1 (1.10%) iPhone
10 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 37 (40.66%) Windows 7
3 36 (39.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (21.98%) Windows Server
6 14 (15.38%) Linux
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.30%) Solaris
8 3 (3.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.30%) Unix
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL
2 29 (31.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (17.58%) SDLC
4 15 (16.48%) Service Management
5 12 (13.19%) Project Management
6 9 (9.89%) Software Deployment
7 8 (8.79%) Application Virtualisation
7 8 (8.79%) Change Management
7 8 (8.79%) Compatibility Testing
7 8 (8.79%) ITSM
7 8 (8.79%) Software Distribution
8 7 (7.69%) API Design
8 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.69%) OO
8 7 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) UML
8 7 (7.69%) Use Case
9 6 (6.59%) Boundary Protection
9 6 (6.59%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (56.04%) PowerShell
2 31 (34.07%) Perl
3 21 (23.08%) SQL
4 8 (8.79%) Java
5 7 (7.69%) C#
6 6 (6.59%) VBScript
7 5 (5.49%) C
7 5 (5.49%) C++
7 5 (5.49%) Python
8 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.30%) Korn
8 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) MCSE
4 6 (6.59%) PhD
5 5 (5.49%) CCNA
5 5 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.40%) MCSA
7 2 (2.20%) MCITP
7 2 (2.20%) MCP
7 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (63.74%) Active Directory
2 33 (36.26%) VMware ESX
2 33 (36.26%) VMware Workstation
3 32 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.20%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.20%) Veritas File System
6 2 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 20 (21.98%) SCCM
2 5 (5.49%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.49%) WSUS
3 4 (4.40%) SCOM
3 4 (4.40%) SCOrch
3 4 (4.40%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.20%) Sysprep
5 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 64 (70.33%) Microsoft
2 40 (43.96%) VMware
3 12 (13.19%) Citrix
4 10 (10.99%) HP
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle
6 5 (5.49%) Cisco
6 5 (5.49%) Mitel
7 3 (3.30%) Sun
7 3 (3.30%) Veritas
8 2 (2.20%) AppSense
8 2 (2.20%) IBM
8 2 (2.20%) iManage
8 2 (2.20%) Recommind
9 1 (1.10%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.10%) Brocade
9 1 (1.10%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.10%) Opsware
9 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.10%) Splunk
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