The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 198 203 189
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 16 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 6
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Software Deployment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4227 4237 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.62% 77.42% 74.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3493 3576 3029
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Deployment Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Software Deployment Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Coventry - 5 £56,750 -
Staffordshire - 5 £27,500 -
Worcestershire - 5 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment.

1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
4 10 (34.48%) DHCP
4 10 (34.48%) DNS
4 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 10 (34.48%) WSUS
5 9 (31.03%) Python
6 8 (27.59%) Mercurial
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 7 (24.14%) Retail
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) IIS
8 6 (20.69%) LDAP
8 6 (20.69%) Debian
8 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (20.69%) Replication
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (20.69%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
8 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
8 6 (20.69%) Talend
9 5 (17.24%) C#
9 5 (17.24%) Java
9 5 (17.24%) JavaScript

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
1 10 (34.48%) DHCP
2 6 (20.69%) LDAP
3 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 1 (3.45%) Firewall
7 1 (3.45%) Symposium
7 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Mercurial
2 6 (20.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (17.24%) Hudson
3 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
3 5 (17.24%) Maven
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.79%) Ant
4 4 (13.79%) Subversion
4 4 (13.79%) Artifactory
4 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Software Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Deployment Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Release Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Debian
3 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) DevOps
2 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
2 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.45%) Time Management
3 1 (3.45%) Network Management
3 1 (3.45%) Change Control
3 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 9 (31.03%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) VBScript
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Perl
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
2 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) WSUS
2 5 (17.24%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) Talend
3 5 (17.24%) JBoss
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix