Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 815 863 853
Rank change year-on-year +48 -10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 301 310 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 241 249 276
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,125 £25,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £64,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%

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 136,482 153,576 162,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.20% 91.49% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 109,488 122,315 136,806
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 +25 113 £47,500 -3.06% 16
South East +65 72 £47,500 +20.25% 7
North of England +36 49 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Midlands +33 34 £40,000 +6.67% 2
North West +27 33 £35,000 - 5
West Midlands +36 21 £40,000 +6.67% 1
East of England +9 21 £30,000 -40.00% 5
East Midlands +9 13 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Yorkshire +27 12 £40,000 +14.29% 3
South West +20 12 £41,250 -2.94% 5
North East -3 4 £32,500 -4.41%
Software Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 178 (59.14%) Windows
2 135 (44.85%) Microsoft
3 106 (35.22%) Active Directory
4 75 (24.92%) Linux
5 74 (24.58%) SQL
6 68 (22.59%) SCCM
7 67 (22.26%) ITIL
8 61 (20.27%) Microsoft Office
8 61 (20.27%) Windows Server
9 60 (19.93%) DNS
9 60 (19.93%) VMware
9 60 (19.93%) PowerShell
9 60 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 58 (19.27%) Windows 7
11 57 (18.94%) Windows 10
12 54 (17.94%) Office 365
13 50 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 50 (16.61%) Problem-Solving
14 48 (15.95%) SQL Server
15 41 (13.62%) Service Delivery
16 40 (13.29%) Degree
17 39 (12.96%) Firewall
18 38 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (12.62%) QA
19 37 (12.29%) Finance
19 37 (12.29%) MS Exchange
19 37 (12.29%) Citrix
20 36 (11.96%) Internet
21 35 (11.63%) Migration
21 35 (11.63%) Antivirus Management

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 37 (12.29%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.31%) IIS
3 17 (5.65%) Skype for Business
4 15 (4.98%) Apache
5 14 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.99%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.33%) JBoss
10 3 (1.00%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.00%) nginx
11 1 (0.33%) CMS
11 1 (0.33%) Confluence
11 1 (0.33%) Drupal
11 1 (0.33%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.33%) Hyperledger
11 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 61 (20.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.66%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 60 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (17.94%) Office 365
3 30 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (6.31%) SaaS
5 15 (4.98%) IaaS
5 15 (4.98%) PaaS
6 7 (2.33%) GitHub
7 5 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.33%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.33%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.00%) Heroku
10 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.33%) G Suite
11 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 60 (19.93%) DNS
2 39 (12.96%) Firewall
3 36 (11.96%) Internet
4 26 (8.64%) IPsec
4 26 (8.64%) VPN
5 21 (6.98%) LAN
6 20 (6.64%) Network Security
6 20 (6.64%) TCP/IP
7 19 (6.31%) Skype
8 18 (5.98%) DHCP
9 17 (5.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (5.65%) SAN
10 14 (4.65%) SSL
11 13 (4.32%) VLAN
12 10 (3.32%) VoIP
13 7 (2.33%) NAS
13 7 (2.33%) WAN
14 6 (1.99%) Ethernet
15 5 (1.66%) SMS
15 5 (1.66%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.64%) MySQL
3 8 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.99%) Big Data
4 6 (1.99%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.99%) HBase
4 6 (1.99%) Parquet
5 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.00%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.00%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.31%) Jenkins
2 14 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.99%) MSI
4 8 (2.66%) AdminStudio
5 7 (2.33%) Selenium
5 7 (2.33%) Trac
6 6 (1.99%) Gradle
7 4 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 4 (1.33%) Subversion
8 3 (1.00%) JIRA
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.66%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.33%) GoCD
10 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (12.29%) Finance
2 26 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.98%) Legal
4 13 (4.32%) Publishing
5 11 (3.65%) Marketing
6 10 (3.32%) Retail
7 5 (1.66%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.33%) Advertising
8 4 (1.33%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (19.27%) Analyst
2 36 (11.96%) Desktop Support
3 34 (11.30%) Support Analyst
4 33 (10.96%) IT Support
5 27 (8.97%) Applications Support
6 23 (7.64%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (7.31%) IT Analyst
8 21 (6.98%) Support Engineer
9 20 (6.64%) Support Technician
10 19 (6.31%) IT Engineer
10 19 (6.31%) Security Engineer
11 17 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (5.65%) IT Support Analyst
12 16 (5.32%) Applications Support Analyst
13 15 (4.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (4.98%) IT Technician
14 14 (4.65%) Developer
15 12 (3.99%) IT Support Technician
16 11 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Technician
16 11 (3.65%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.31%) .NET
2 11 (3.65%) JSON
2 11 (3.65%) Software Packaging
3 9 (2.99%) Kafka
4 7 (2.33%) HTML
4 7 (2.33%) Middleware
4 7 (2.33%) Spring
4 7 (2.33%) XML
5 6 (1.99%) Apache Avro
6 5 (1.66%) Ajax
7 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.33%) CSS
7 4 (1.33%) Web Services
7 4 (1.33%) WinForms
8 3 (1.00%) Drools
8 3 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.00%) REST
8 3 (1.00%) TensorFlow
8 3 (1.00%) Velocity
8 3 (1.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.63%) Management Information System
2 30 (9.97%) Computer Science
3 22 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.65%) PKI
5 14 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (4.32%) Smartphone
7 11 (3.65%) Data Centre
8 10 (3.32%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.99%) Fat Client
9 9 (2.99%) Thin Client
10 8 (2.66%) CCTV
11 7 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.99%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.99%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.66%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.33%) iPhone
14 4 (1.33%) Mainframe
15 3 (1.00%) Algorithms
15 3 (1.00%) BYOD
15 3 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 178 (59.14%) Windows
2 75 (24.92%) Linux
3 61 (20.27%) Windows Server
4 58 (19.27%) Windows 7
5 57 (18.94%) Windows 10
6 30 (9.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (9.63%) Unix
8 21 (6.98%) Windows XP
9 20 (6.64%) Solaris
10 17 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (5.32%) Android
12 14 (4.65%) Apple iOS
12 14 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (2.99%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.99%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.99%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (1.33%) AIX
15 4 (1.33%) Windows Vista
16 3 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.26%) ITIL
2 50 (16.61%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (13.62%) Service Delivery
4 38 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (11.63%) Antivirus Management
5 35 (11.63%) Migration
6 31 (10.30%) Asset Management
7 30 (9.97%) DevOps
8 29 (9.63%) Project Management
9 23 (7.64%) Test Automation
10 19 (6.31%) Information Security
11 17 (5.65%) Computer Security
12 16 (5.32%) Deployment Automation
12 16 (5.32%) Software Licensing
13 15 (4.98%) ITSM
14 14 (4.65%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.65%) Runbook
14 14 (4.65%) SDLC
14 14 (4.65%) Software Asset Management
14 14 (4.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 74 (24.58%) SQL
2 60 (19.93%) PowerShell
3 24 (7.97%) Python
4 22 (7.31%) Java
4 22 (7.31%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.64%) C#
5 20 (6.64%) VBScript
6 19 (6.31%) VB
7 17 (5.65%) Bash Shell
8 12 (3.99%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.65%) Perl
9 11 (3.65%) VBA
10 10 (3.32%) Delphi
11 9 (2.99%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.99%) PHP
13 4 (1.33%) C
13 4 (1.33%) Ruby
14 3 (1.00%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.00%) Scala
15 2 (0.66%) F#
Qualifications
1 40 (13.29%) Degree
2 27 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.31%) MCSA
4 18 (5.98%) Security Cleared
5 17 (5.65%) MCSE
6 10 (3.32%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.99%) ISEB
7 9 (2.99%) ISTQB
8 8 (2.66%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.99%) MCP
11 5 (1.66%) EMCISA
11 5 (1.66%) EMCSA
11 5 (1.66%) MOS
11 5 (1.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 5 (1.66%) VCP5
12 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.62%) QA
2 17 (5.65%) FISMA
3 15 (4.98%) SLA
4 6 (1.99%) GDPR
5 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.66%) PMO
7 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 106 (35.22%) Active Directory
2 50 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.98%) XenApp
4 14 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
5 11 (3.65%) BitLocker
6 10 (3.32%) Firmware
7 9 (2.99%) Hyper-V
8 8 (2.66%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (2.33%) vSphere
10 6 (1.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (1.99%) Docker
11 5 (1.66%) VMware NSX
11 5 (1.66%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.66%) XenServer
12 3 (1.00%) Apache Flume
12 3 (1.00%) HDFS
12 3 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.66%) KVM
13 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 68 (22.59%) SCCM
2 30 (9.97%) WSUS
3 20 (6.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (5.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (3.32%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (2.99%) Ansible
7 8 (2.66%) Puppet
8 7 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (1.99%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (1.66%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (1.33%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.33%) OpenVAS
11 4 (1.33%) Terraform
12 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
12 3 (1.00%) Nagios
12 3 (1.00%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 135 (44.85%) Microsoft
2 60 (19.93%) VMware
3 37 (12.29%) Citrix
4 32 (10.63%) Oracle
5 25 (8.31%) Symantec
6 19 (6.31%) Apple
7 17 (5.65%) Snow
8 16 (5.32%) McAfee
8 16 (5.32%) Sophos
9 15 (4.98%) Cisco
10 13 (4.32%) Red Hat
11 12 (3.99%) HP
12 10 (3.32%) Trend Micro
13 8 (2.66%) Autodesk
14 7 (2.33%) CheckPoint
14 7 (2.33%) IBM
15 6 (1.99%) Adobe
15 6 (1.99%) Remedy
15 6 (1.99%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.99%) Veeam