Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Software Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Deployment over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 834 856
Rank change year-on-year -34 +22 +127
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 308 361 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 248 283 315
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +2.63%
10th Percentile £24,063 £25,800 £22,700
90th Percentile £73,750 £64,900 £71,725
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +2.63%

Software Deployment is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152153 160470 180138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 121055 134622 149914
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Software Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in England

Software Deployment
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Software Deployment in England

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Deployment in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Deployment in England

Software Deployment
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 134 £49,000 +13.95% 9
East of England +43 44 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South East -10 44 £38,500 -3.75% 6
North of England -45 39 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Midlands +41 26 £37,500 +11.11% 2
North West -40 24 £35,000 -22.22% 2
West Midlands +14 22 £37,500 +38.89% 2
South West +11 21 £42,500 +26.87% 1
Yorkshire +2 14 £35,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +39 4 £38,500 -3.75%
North East +7 1 £34,000 -
Software Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment.

1 175 (56.82%) Windows
2 130 (42.21%) Active Directory
3 107 (34.74%) Microsoft
4 92 (29.87%) Linux
5 80 (25.97%) VMware
6 72 (23.38%) MS Exchange
7 70 (22.73%) SQL
8 68 (22.08%) Finance
9 62 (20.13%) ITIL
9 62 (20.13%) SCCM
10 61 (19.81%) Windows Server
11 58 (18.83%) Windows 7
12 57 (18.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 57 (18.51%) Microsoft Office
13 56 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 54 (17.53%) Citrix
15 53 (17.21%) Windows 10
16 50 (16.23%) Office 365
17 49 (15.91%) PowerShell
18 47 (15.26%) DevOps
19 44 (14.29%) Cisco
20 42 (13.64%) DNS
20 42 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
20 42 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
21 38 (12.34%) Java
22 37 (12.01%) Python
22 37 (12.01%) Windows Server 2012
23 35 (11.36%) Configuration Management
23 35 (11.36%) Firewall
24 34 (11.04%) Agile Software Development

Software Deployment
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:

Application Platforms
1 72 (23.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.27%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.95%) IIS
7 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.62%) JBoss
7 5 (1.62%) nginx
8 4 (1.30%) Apache
8 4 (1.30%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.65%) Confluence
10 2 (0.65%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.32%) Zimbra
Applications
1 57 (18.51%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 50 (16.23%) Office 365
2 42 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.25%) Amazon S3
4 10 (3.25%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (3.25%) Serverless
5 7 (2.27%) SaaS
6 3 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.97%) GitHub
7 2 (0.65%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.64%) DNS
2 35 (11.36%) Firewall
3 33 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 31 (10.06%) LAN
5 27 (8.77%) WAN
6 23 (7.47%) SAN
7 22 (7.14%) Internet
8 20 (6.49%) SSL
9 19 (6.17%) DHCP
10 12 (3.90%) VoIP
11 10 (3.25%) VPN
12 9 (2.92%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (2.60%) HTTP
13 8 (2.60%) NAS
14 7 (2.27%) Skype
14 7 (2.27%) Wireless
15 6 (1.95%) FirePass
15 6 (1.95%) Network Security
16 5 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.71%) MySQL
3 17 (5.52%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.87%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (3.90%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.60%) Blockchain
9 6 (1.95%) DB2
10 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.97%) Infinispan
12 3 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.97%) Redis
13 2 (0.65%) Big Data
13 2 (0.65%) MS Access
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 23 (7.47%) InstallShield
3 18 (5.84%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.84%) MSI
4 17 (5.52%) JIRA
5 8 (2.60%) Subversion
6 7 (2.27%) Maven
7 6 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.95%) Gradle
8 5 (1.62%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.97%) Ant
10 3 (0.97%) GoCD
10 3 (0.97%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.65%) Android Studio
11 2 (0.65%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.65%) JUnit
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 68 (22.08%) Finance
2 27 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.57%) Retail
4 9 (2.92%) Banking
5 8 (2.60%) Publishing
6 7 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.27%) Law
7 4 (1.30%) Advertising
7 4 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.30%) Marketing
8 3 (0.97%) Back Office
8 3 (0.97%) Games
8 3 (0.97%) Legal
9 2 (0.65%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 61 (19.81%) Analyst
2 51 (16.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (10.39%) Support Engineer
4 30 (9.74%) Support Analyst
5 29 (9.42%) Desktop Support
6 28 (9.09%) IT Support
7 21 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (6.17%) Developer
8 19 (6.17%) IT Analyst
9 18 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (5.84%) Team Leader
10 17 (5.52%) Consultant
10 17 (5.52%) IT Engineer
10 17 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (5.19%) AWS DevOps
11 16 (5.19%) IT Support Analyst
12 15 (4.87%) Desktop Engineer
12 15 (4.87%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 14 (4.55%) Java Developer
14 13 (4.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.42%) .NET
2 24 (7.79%) HTML
3 14 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 13 (4.22%) Web Services
5 12 (3.90%) .NET Framework
5 12 (3.90%) JSON
6 11 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.92%) HTML5
7 9 (2.92%) J2EE
8 8 (2.60%) CSS
8 8 (2.60%) Middleware
9 7 (2.27%) Java EE
9 7 (2.27%) REST
9 7 (2.27%) Spring
10 6 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (1.62%) Entity Framework
11 5 (1.62%) jQuery
11 5 (1.62%) RESTful
11 5 (1.62%) WCF
11 5 (1.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (6.17%) Public Cloud
2 12 (3.90%) iPhone
3 11 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (3.25%) User Experience
5 7 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.27%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.27%) iPad
5 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.95%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.95%) Clustering
6 6 (1.95%) Fintech
7 5 (1.62%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.30%) PKI
8 4 (1.30%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.30%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.97%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 175 (56.82%) Windows
2 92 (29.87%) Linux
3 61 (19.81%) Windows Server
4 58 (18.83%) Windows 7
5 53 (17.21%) Windows 10
6 37 (12.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (10.71%) Unix
8 32 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (5.84%) Windows 8
10 16 (5.19%) Android
11 11 (3.57%) Mac OS X
12 9 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.95%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.95%) CentOS
13 6 (1.95%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.30%) Solaris
15 3 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.13%) ITIL
2 47 (15.26%) DevOps
3 35 (11.36%) Configuration Management
4 34 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (9.42%) Server Virtualisation
6 25 (8.12%) Server Building
7 23 (7.47%) Change Management
7 23 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (6.17%) Application Packaging
9 18 (5.84%) Runbook
9 18 (5.84%) Test Automation
10 17 (5.52%) Mobile Device Management
10 17 (5.52%) Software Engineering
11 16 (5.19%) Investment Management
11 16 (5.19%) Migration
11 16 (5.19%) Release Management
12 15 (4.87%) Personalization
12 15 (4.87%) Security Patching
13 14 (4.55%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 70 (22.73%) SQL
2 49 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 38 (12.34%) Java
4 37 (12.01%) Python
5 29 (9.42%) Perl
6 24 (7.79%) JavaScript
7 20 (6.49%) T-SQL
7 20 (6.49%) VBScript
8 19 (6.17%) C#
8 19 (6.17%) Ruby
9 14 (4.55%) VB
10 13 (4.22%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.25%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.95%) C++
12 6 (1.95%) VB6
13 4 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.97%) VC++
15 2 (0.65%) C
15 2 (0.65%) Go
15 2 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.19%) MCSE
3 15 (4.87%) Degree
4 12 (3.90%) MCSA
5 8 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.30%) HND
8 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.65%) CCENT
8 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.65%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.65%) MCP
9 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.32%) CCNA
9 1 (0.32%) CCNP
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.32%) MOS
9 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.82%) SLA
2 19 (6.17%) QA
3 8 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.62%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.97%) TickIT
6 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 130 (42.21%) Active Directory
2 57 (18.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.12%) XenApp
4 22 (7.14%) vSphere
5 21 (6.82%) Docker
6 19 (6.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (5.52%) VMware Workstation
8 16 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (2.92%) XenDesktop
10 8 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.95%) Hyper-V
12 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.65%) iptables
13 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.65%) NFS
13 2 (0.65%) Samba
13 2 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 62 (20.13%) SCCM
2 19 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (6.17%) Puppet
3 18 (5.84%) Ansible
4 14 (4.55%) Kubernetes
5 13 (4.22%) Terraform
6 10 (3.25%) Consul
7 6 (1.95%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (1.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (1.95%) ZENworks
8 5 (1.62%) Mesos
8 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.62%) WSUS
9 4 (1.30%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (1.30%) Marathon
9 4 (1.30%) Nagios
10 3 (0.97%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.65%) Ganglia
11 2 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 107 (34.74%) Microsoft
2 80 (25.97%) VMware
3 54 (17.53%) Citrix
4 44 (14.29%) Cisco
5 30 (9.74%) Oracle
6 12 (3.90%) AppSense
7 9 (2.92%) Adobe
8 8 (2.60%) Apple
8 8 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.60%) Sophos
9 7 (2.27%) Splunk
10 4 (1.30%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.30%) Dell
10 4 (1.30%) HP
10 4 (1.30%) IBM
10 4 (1.30%) Meraki
10 4 (1.30%) NEC
10 4 (1.30%) Polycom
10 4 (1.30%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.30%) TIBCO