Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 894 907
Rank change year-on-year +34 +13 +32
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 314 271 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 272 228 293
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 148,088 148,333 175,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 121,309 123,132 146,803
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 February 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 22 February 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 +32 136 £55,000 +29.41% 19
North of England +16 74 £37,500 +2.04% 10
North West +17 58 £35,000 -17.65% 8
South East -10 47 £41,000 +9.33% 5
East of England +23 31 £45,000 +80.00% 5
Yorkshire +20 16 £42,500 +30.77% 2
South West -5 15 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Midlands +6 11 £42,500 +49.12% 2
West Midlands +15 9 £42,500 +39.34% 1
East Midlands +12 2 £55,000 +92.98% 1
Software Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 152 (48.41%) Windows
2 110 (35.03%) Microsoft
3 104 (33.12%) Active Directory
4 81 (25.80%) Linux
5 75 (23.89%) SQL
6 72 (22.93%) Office 365
7 69 (21.97%) ITIL
7 69 (21.97%) VMware
8 64 (20.38%) DevOps
9 63 (20.06%) Finance
10 61 (19.43%) Windows 7
10 61 (19.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 61 (19.43%) Windows Server
11 60 (19.11%) SCCM
12 58 (18.47%) MS Exchange
13 57 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
14 55 (17.52%) Microsoft Office
15 54 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
16 52 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
17 50 (15.92%) DNS
18 49 (15.61%) Firewall
19 46 (14.65%) SQL Server
20 43 (13.69%) Windows 10
21 39 (12.42%) PowerShell
22 37 (11.78%) LAN
22 37 (11.78%) Cisco
23 36 (11.46%) WAN
23 36 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
24 30 (9.55%) Python
25 29 (9.24%) Performance Tuning

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 58 (18.47%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.05%) IIS
2 19 (6.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (3.18%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.55%) Apache
5 7 (2.23%) CMS
6 6 (1.91%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.59%) nginx
8 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.64%) JBoss
9 2 (0.64%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.32%) Confluence
10 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (17.52%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.32%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 8 (2.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.64%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 72 (22.93%) Office 365
2 61 (19.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (4.78%) SaaS
5 3 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.96%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.96%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.96%) Route 53
5 3 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.64%) GitHub
6 2 (0.64%) IaaS
6 2 (0.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 50 (15.92%) DNS
2 49 (15.61%) Firewall
3 37 (11.78%) LAN
4 36 (11.46%) WAN
5 27 (8.60%) Internet
6 24 (7.64%) SAN
6 24 (7.64%) VPN
7 21 (6.69%) DHCP
8 17 (5.41%) SSL
8 17 (5.41%) TCP/IP
9 13 (4.14%) Skype
10 11 (3.50%) VoIP
11 10 (3.18%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (2.55%) Intranet
13 6 (1.91%) HTTP
13 6 (1.91%) NAS
13 6 (1.91%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (1.59%) Network Security
15 4 (1.27%) FirePass
15 4 (1.27%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.65%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.96%) MySQL
3 15 (4.78%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.50%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (2.23%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.64%) DB2
9 2 (0.64%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.32%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.32%) QlikView
10 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (7.01%) Jenkins
2 20 (6.37%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.41%) JIRA
4 15 (4.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (4.14%) InstallShield
6 9 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.55%) MSI
8 7 (2.23%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.59%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.59%) Gradle
10 5 (1.59%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.27%) Android Studio
11 4 (1.27%) JUnit
12 2 (0.64%) Maven
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.64%) Subversion
12 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.32%) WinDbg
General
1 63 (20.06%) Finance
2 20 (6.37%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.46%) Banking
4 13 (4.14%) Retail
5 8 (2.55%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.55%) Marketing
6 7 (2.23%) Legal
6 7 (2.23%) Publishing
7 5 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.27%) Advertising
8 4 (1.27%) Games
9 2 (0.64%) Electronics
9 2 (0.64%) Front Office
9 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.64%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (20.70%) Analyst
2 33 (10.51%) Support Analyst
3 31 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (7.64%) IT Support
5 23 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 22 (7.01%) Consultant
6 22 (7.01%) DBA
7 19 (6.05%) Developer
8 18 (5.73%) Desktop Support
8 18 (5.73%) IT Engineer
8 18 (5.73%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (4.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 14 (4.46%) IT Support Analyst
12 13 (4.14%) Applications Support
12 13 (4.14%) Team Leader
13 12 (3.82%) Administrator
13 12 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.46%) .NET
1 14 (4.46%) Web Services
2 13 (4.14%) Middleware
3 12 (3.82%) HTML
3 12 (3.82%) JSON
3 12 (3.82%) Software Packaging
4 11 (3.50%) AngularJS
4 11 (3.50%) REST
5 9 (2.87%) HTML5
6 7 (2.23%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (1.91%) .NET Framework
7 6 (1.91%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.91%) Node.js
7 6 (1.91%) WPF
8 5 (1.59%) Entity Framework
8 5 (1.59%) jQuery
8 5 (1.59%) RESTful
8 5 (1.59%) Spring
8 5 (1.59%) Swagger
8 5 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.92%) Public Cloud
2 15 (4.78%) Cyber Defence
2 15 (4.78%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.87%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.55%) Fintech
6 6 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.91%) Smartphone
6 6 (1.91%) User Experience
6 6 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.59%) iPhone
7 5 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
8 4 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.27%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.96%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.96%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 152 (48.41%) Windows
2 81 (25.80%) Linux
3 61 (19.43%) Windows 7
3 61 (19.43%) Windows Server
4 43 (13.69%) Windows 10
5 36 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (7.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (5.10%) Unix
8 15 (4.78%) Mac OS X
9 13 (4.14%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.87%) Android
11 9 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.23%) CentOS
12 7 (2.23%) Solaris
12 7 (2.23%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.64%) Debian
14 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (21.97%) ITIL
2 64 (20.38%) DevOps
3 57 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (8.28%) Incident Management
6 25 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (7.64%) Configuration Management
7 24 (7.64%) Migration
8 20 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (6.05%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (6.05%) Release Management
9 19 (6.05%) Scrum
10 17 (5.41%) Server Building
10 17 (5.41%) Time Management
11 16 (5.10%) Application Packaging
11 16 (5.10%) Runbook
11 16 (5.10%) Security Architecture
11 16 (5.10%) Workflow
12 15 (4.78%) Continuous Deployment
12 15 (4.78%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.89%) SQL
2 39 (12.42%) PowerShell
3 30 (9.55%) Python
4 22 (7.01%) Java
5 21 (6.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (4.78%) C#
7 13 (4.14%) Perl
7 13 (4.14%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.82%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.18%) C
10 9 (2.87%) Ruby
10 9 (2.87%) VBScript
11 7 (2.23%) VB
12 5 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.59%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.27%) C++
13 4 (1.27%) R
14 2 (0.64%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.64%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (7.64%) Degree
2 15 (4.78%) CISM
2 15 (4.78%) CISSP
2 15 (4.78%) CSSLP
2 15 (4.78%) SANS
3 14 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.82%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.55%) MCSE
6 7 (2.23%) MCSA
7 6 (1.91%) Novell Certification
8 5 (1.59%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.27%) IIBA
10 3 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.96%) CCENT
10 3 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.64%) QA
2 16 (5.10%) SLA
3 15 (4.78%) GCP
3 15 (4.78%) HIPAA
4 8 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.91%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.27%) GDPR
7 3 (0.96%) TickIT
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 104 (33.12%) Active Directory
2 54 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.64%) vSphere
4 19 (6.05%) Docker
5 18 (5.73%) Hyper-V
6 16 (5.10%) VMware Workstation
7 15 (4.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (4.78%) XenApp
8 13 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.55%) VMware NSX
11 7 (2.23%) vCloud
12 4 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.96%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.64%) iptables
14 2 (0.64%) NFS
14 2 (0.64%) Samba
14 2 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 60 (19.11%) SCCM
2 26 (8.28%) Ansible
3 14 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.14%) Puppet
5 9 (2.87%) SCOM
6 8 (2.55%) Kubernetes
7 7 (2.23%) FortiGate
7 7 (2.23%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (2.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 7 (2.23%) WSUS
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.96%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.96%) Terraform
10 2 (0.64%) Galera Cluster
10 2 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.64%) Nagios
10 2 (0.64%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 110 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 69 (21.97%) VMware
3 37 (11.78%) Cisco
4 28 (8.92%) Citrix
5 24 (7.64%) Oracle
6 15 (4.78%) Adobe
6 15 (4.78%) Remedy
6 15 (4.78%) SolarWinds
6 15 (4.78%) Veracode
7 13 (4.14%) Apple
7 13 (4.14%) Ivanti
8 11 (3.50%) NetApp
9 10 (3.18%) HP
9 10 (3.18%) ServiceNow
10 9 (2.87%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.23%) BMC
11 7 (2.23%) SAP
12 6 (1.91%) Avaloq
12 6 (1.91%) Dell
12 6 (1.91%) Sophos