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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 201 199 201
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 16 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 6
Average salary £30,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
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
4733 4342 4305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.47% 80.45% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3874 3606 3659
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 4 September 2015. 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 -7 7 £32,500 -42.73%
West Bromwich -9 3 £30,500 -18.66%
Birmingham - 2 £31,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £27,500 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 5 (23.81%) IIS
7 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (19.05%) CRM
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) LAN
8 3 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) MCP
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) MCTS
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (14.29%) IaaS
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) DSL
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Deployment Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) WCF
1 2 (9.52%) WPF
1 2 (9.52%) CSLA
1 2 (9.52%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Server Building
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
2 3 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) logstash
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
3 2 (9.52%) New Relic
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) PTC
4 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix