The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 225 - 196
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PACS 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.070% - 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £39,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
PACS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1951 1654 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.27% 32.69% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1419 1190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PACS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PACS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PACS across the West Midlands region.

PACS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PACS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 3 £43,500 -
PACS
England

PACS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PACS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PACS.

1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow Management
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) HL7
3 4 (66.67%) Presales
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Case Management
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PACS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow Management
3 4 (66.67%) Presales
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Case Management
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat