The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 886 954
Rank change year-on-year +29 +68  
Permanent jobs citing PACS 6 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.032% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.017% 0.076% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 6
Median salary £41,500 £44,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.74% +16.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.35% -28.80%  

PACS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34993 37921 42707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.26% 41.59% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27459 31530 34417
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,354
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PACS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PACS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PACS in England

PACS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PACS in England.

Salary trend for PACS in England

PACS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PACS in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PACS in England

PACS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
East of England -3 3 £50,000 +12.35%
South East +52 1 £33,000 -29.03%
London +16 1 £32,000 -1.53% 1
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
PACS
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing PACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PACS.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) Workflow
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Sybase
3 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (42.86%) SSH
3 6 (42.86%) Network Security
3 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 6 (42.86%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) NHS
5 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) DICOM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Validation

PACS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) IPsec
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security
1 6 (42.86%) SSH
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Support
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) PACS Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Workflow
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Security
4 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) DICOM
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
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