Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
UK > England
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 780 826 910
Rank change year-on-year +46 +84 -24
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 281 320 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 248 252 223
England median annual salary £40,818 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.74% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,525 £26,000 £24,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,250 £72,000
UK median annual salary £41,250 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.53% +6.25%

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 120,618 144,841 152,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.20% 91.81% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 95,592 116,247 122,269
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,950 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 +89 136 £55,000 -8.33% 24
South East +32 46 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North of England -1 38 £32,500 -7.14% 12
North West +9 29 £29,000 -17.14% 10
Midlands +34 27 £30,000 -25.00% 8
East of England +72 19 £29,000 -24.68% 1
West Midlands +26 18 £23,500 -41.25% 5
South West +6 12 £27,500 -15.38% 4
East Midlands +21 9 £30,000 -42.86% 3
Yorkshire -8 8 £36,250 -9.38% 2
North East +18 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Software Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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.

1 131 (46.62%) Windows
2 126 (44.84%) Microsoft
3 109 (38.79%) Active Directory
4 79 (28.11%) Office 365
5 74 (26.33%) Microsoft Office
6 70 (24.91%) Finance
7 58 (20.64%) SCCM
8 54 (19.22%) Java
9 53 (18.86%) Azure
10 51 (18.15%) AWS
11 50 (17.79%) Windows 10
12 49 (17.44%) Python
13 47 (16.73%) ITIL
14 43 (15.30%) Linux
15 39 (13.88%) SQL Server
16 37 (13.17%) DevOps
16 37 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
17 35 (12.46%) Windows Server
17 35 (12.46%) Apple
17 35 (12.46%) VMware
18 34 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
19 33 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
20 32 (11.39%) Software Engineering
20 32 (11.39%) Unix
21 31 (11.03%) SQL
21 31 (11.03%) TCP/IP
22 30 (10.68%) Mentoring
23 29 (10.32%) Ansible
23 29 (10.32%) Test Automation
24 28 (9.96%) Firewall

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 15 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.91%) IIS
3 10 (3.56%) Skype for Business
4 8 (2.85%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.78%) CMS
5 5 (1.78%) Headless CMS
6 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) JBoss
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 74 (26.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.07%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.71%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Infor SunSystems
1 4 (1.42%) Maximo
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 79 (28.11%) Office 365
2 53 (18.86%) Azure
3 51 (18.15%) AWS
4 20 (7.12%) OneDrive
5 16 (5.69%) GCP
6 15 (5.34%) SaaS
7 11 (3.91%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (3.56%) Serverless
9 9 (3.20%) G Suite
10 6 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.78%) Apigee
11 5 (1.78%) Boomi
11 5 (1.78%) DigitalOcean
11 5 (1.78%) IaaS
12 4 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (1.42%) PaaS
13 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
13 2 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.03%) TCP/IP
2 28 (9.96%) Firewall
3 25 (8.90%) LAN
4 23 (8.19%) WAN
5 22 (7.83%) DNS
6 19 (6.76%) Network Security
7 16 (5.69%) DHCP
8 14 (4.98%) VPN
9 13 (4.63%) Skype
10 11 (3.91%) Wireless
11 9 (3.20%) HTTP
11 9 (3.20%) IP Telephony
12 8 (2.85%) SSH
13 7 (2.49%) Unified Communications
13 7 (2.49%) VoIP
14 6 (2.14%) Internet
14 6 (2.14%) Telnet
15 5 (1.78%) SAN
15 5 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (1.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.69%) MySQL
3 9 (3.20%) Big Data
4 8 (2.85%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.78%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.42%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.42%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.36%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.69%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (2.85%) Robot Framework
4 8 (2.85%) Selenium
5 6 (2.14%) JIRA
5 6 (2.14%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.78%) JUnit
6 5 (1.78%) Mockito
6 5 (1.78%) Spock
6 5 (1.78%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.71%) Codeship
8 2 (0.71%) Subversion
9 1 (0.36%) Gradle
9 1 (0.36%) Maven
9 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.36%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (24.91%) Finance
2 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.78%) Front Office
3 5 (1.78%) Military
3 5 (1.78%) Retail
4 4 (1.42%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.42%) Banking
4 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.07%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.71%) Automotive
6 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (23.13%) Analyst
2 40 (14.23%) Support Analyst
3 32 (11.39%) Desktop Support
4 31 (11.03%) Support Engineer
5 29 (10.32%) Desktop Analyst
5 29 (10.32%) Desktop Engineer
5 29 (10.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 21 (7.47%) Consultant
6 21 (7.47%) Software Engineer
7 17 (6.05%) Cloud Engineer
8 16 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (5.69%) Team Leader
9 15 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (5.34%) Developer
10 14 (4.98%) Service Analyst
10 14 (4.98%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 13 (4.63%) Deployment Engineer
11 13 (4.63%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (4.63%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.12%) .NET
2 17 (6.05%) Web Services
3 16 (5.69%) XML
4 15 (5.34%) Spring
5 11 (3.91%) JSON
5 11 (3.91%) Node.js
5 11 (3.91%) XML Schema
6 10 (3.56%) Hibernate
6 10 (3.56%) HTML
7 8 (2.85%) Apache NiFi
8 7 (2.49%) AngularJS
8 7 (2.49%) J2EE
9 6 (2.14%) REST
9 6 (2.14%) Spring Boot
10 5 (1.78%) HTML5
10 5 (1.78%) jQuery
10 5 (1.78%) Spring Integration
10 5 (1.78%) Vue.js
11 4 (1.42%) Natural Language Processing
11 4 (1.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.12%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.98%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (4.27%) NHS
5 11 (3.91%) Driving Licence
5 11 (3.91%) Fixed Income
5 11 (3.91%) Hedge funds
5 11 (3.91%) Smartphone
6 9 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.85%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.85%) Video\Live Streaming
8 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.14%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.14%) User Experience
10 5 (1.78%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.78%) HoloLens
10 5 (1.78%) iPad
10 5 (1.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 131 (46.62%) Windows
2 50 (17.79%) Windows 10
3 43 (15.30%) Linux
4 35 (12.46%) Windows Server
5 32 (11.39%) Unix
6 26 (9.25%) Apple iOS
7 22 (7.83%) Windows 7
8 18 (6.41%) Mac OS
9 16 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (3.56%) CentOS
11 10 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.56%) Ubuntu
12 8 (2.85%) Debian
12 8 (2.85%) Windows Vista
13 6 (2.14%) Android
13 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.42%) Windows NT
14 4 (1.42%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.73%) ITIL
2 37 (13.17%) DevOps
2 37 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (11.39%) Software Engineering
5 30 (10.68%) Mentoring
6 29 (10.32%) Test Automation
7 27 (9.61%) Asset Management
8 26 (9.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (8.90%) Deployment Automation
10 24 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.83%) Customer Requirements
12 21 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 20 (7.12%) ITSM
13 20 (7.12%) Project Management
13 20 (7.12%) TDD
14 19 (6.76%) Configuration Management
14 19 (6.76%) Microservices
15 18 (6.41%) Web Development
16 17 (6.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.22%) Java
2 49 (17.44%) Python
3 31 (11.03%) SQL
4 28 (9.96%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.54%) Bash Shell
5 24 (8.54%) C#
6 23 (8.19%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.63%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.27%) VBScript
9 10 (3.56%) C
9 10 (3.56%) C++
9 10 (3.56%) Ruby
10 6 (2.14%) Perl
11 5 (1.78%) Groovy
11 5 (1.78%) Java 8
11 5 (1.78%) PHP
12 4 (1.42%) Go
13 3 (1.07%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.71%) Ada
Qualifications
1 19 (6.76%) A+ Certification
1 19 (6.76%) Degree
2 15 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.85%) MCSA
5 7 (2.49%) MCSE
6 6 (2.14%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.07%) APMP
8 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.71%) ISEB
8 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.71%) MOS
8 2 (0.71%) PMP
8 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.36%) Novell Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.76%) SLA
2 15 (5.34%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 109 (38.79%) Active Directory
2 27 (9.61%) Docker
3 24 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (20.64%) SCCM
2 29 (10.32%) Ansible
3 28 (9.96%) Kubernetes
4 18 (6.41%) Puppet
5 17 (6.05%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (6.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 15 (5.34%) Terraform
7 13 (4.63%) AirWatch
8 8 (2.85%) Ambari
8 8 (2.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (2.85%) SELinux
9 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (1.78%) Istio
10 5 (1.78%) Kibana
10 5 (1.78%) Knative
10 5 (1.78%) Salt
11 4 (1.42%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.42%) vCenter Server
11 4 (1.42%) WMI
Vendors
1 126 (44.84%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.46%) Apple
2 35 (12.46%) VMware
3 26 (9.25%) Oracle
4 20 (7.12%) ServiceNow
5 16 (5.69%) Google
6 13 (4.63%) Dell
7 10 (3.56%) Samsung
8 9 (3.20%) Adobe
8 9 (3.20%) Citrix
8 9 (3.20%) IBM
8 9 (3.20%) New Relic
8 9 (3.20%) SAP
9 8 (2.85%) CommVault
9 8 (2.85%) HP
10 7 (2.49%) Cisco
10 7 (2.49%) Ivanti
11 6 (2.14%) Remedy
11 6 (2.14%) Sun
12 5 (1.78%) NetApp