Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 821 893 865
Rank change year-on-year +72 -28 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 318 282 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 251 223 300
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,650 £25,975
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +3.03%

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 143,829 151,297 168,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.13% 91.51% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115,359 121,257 142,441
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +68 140 £60,000 +4.35% 8
North of England +35 62 £35,000 - 11
South East +8 48 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North West +34 47 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Midlands +36 35 £40,000 +17.22% 5
West Midlands +28 23 £40,000 +6.67% 3
East of England +5 21 £38,500 -23.00% 4
East Midlands -6 12 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Yorkshire +27 11 £40,000 +23.08% 4
South West -1 11 £32,500 -7.14% 4
North East -15 4 £27,500 -19.12%
Software Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 158 (49.69%) Windows
2 117 (36.79%) Microsoft
3 84 (26.42%) SQL
4 79 (24.84%) Active Directory
5 76 (23.90%) Linux
6 68 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (21.07%) SCCM
7 67 (21.07%) ITIL
8 64 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
9 62 (19.50%) Oracle
10 61 (19.18%) SQL Server
11 57 (17.92%) Finance
12 56 (17.61%) DNS
12 56 (17.61%) PowerShell
13 55 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
14 54 (16.98%) DevOps
15 48 (15.09%) Windows Server
16 42 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
17 39 (12.26%) Windows 7
17 39 (12.26%) Office 365
18 38 (11.95%) Windows 10
18 38 (11.95%) Degree
18 38 (11.95%) C#
19 36 (11.32%) Computer Science
20 35 (11.01%) Microsoft Office
20 35 (11.01%) VMware
21 33 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
22 32 (10.06%) Unix
23 31 (9.75%) Python
24 30 (9.43%) TCP/IP

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 28 (8.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.03%) IIS
3 15 (4.72%) Apache
3 15 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.72%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.20%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.26%) JBoss
7 3 (0.94%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.31%) Confluence
9 1 (0.31%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.31%) Liferay
9 1 (0.31%) nginx
9 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
9 1 (0.31%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.31%) WildFly
Applications
1 35 (11.01%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.31%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.31%) Maximo
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.31%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 55 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (12.26%) Office 365
4 18 (5.66%) SaaS
5 11 (3.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (3.14%) IaaS
6 10 (3.14%) PaaS
7 7 (2.20%) OneDrive
8 6 (1.89%) Heroku
8 6 (1.89%) Mimecast
9 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.94%) G Suite
10 3 (0.94%) GitHub
10 3 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.63%) Slack
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.31%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 56 (17.61%) DNS
2 30 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 27 (8.49%) VPN
4 23 (7.23%) DHCP
5 22 (6.92%) IPsec
6 17 (5.35%) Internet
7 16 (5.03%) Skype
8 15 (4.72%) Firewall
9 13 (4.09%) SAN
10 12 (3.77%) LAN
10 12 (3.77%) Network Security
11 10 (3.14%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (2.83%) Ethernet
12 9 (2.83%) SMTP
12 9 (2.83%) VLAN
13 8 (2.52%) NAS
13 8 (2.52%) SMS
14 7 (2.20%) HTTP
15 5 (1.57%) SNMP
15 5 (1.57%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (4.40%) MySQL
4 13 (4.09%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (2.52%) Big Data
9 7 (2.20%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.20%) HBase
9 7 (2.20%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.89%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.57%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.26%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.94%) Data Lake
13 3 (0.94%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (5.35%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.89%) Jasmine
3 6 (1.89%) JIRA
3 6 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (1.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.26%) SonarQube
5 4 (1.26%) Subversion
6 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.63%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.63%) Gradle
7 2 (0.63%) MSI
7 2 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.63%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.31%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.31%) Babel
8 1 (0.31%) GoCD
8 1 (0.31%) webpack
General
1 57 (17.92%) Finance
2 14 (4.40%) Legal
3 12 (3.77%) Retail
4 9 (2.83%) Marketing
5 8 (2.52%) Banking
6 6 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.26%) Front Office
8 3 (0.94%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.94%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Games
9 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.63%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 88 (27.67%) Analyst
2 54 (16.98%) Support Analyst
3 34 (10.69%) Applications Support
4 28 (8.81%) Applications Support Analyst
5 24 (7.55%) Consultant
5 24 (7.55%) IT Support
6 23 (7.23%) IT Analyst
7 22 (6.92%) Developer
8 21 (6.60%) Support Engineer
9 20 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (5.03%) IT Support Analyst
11 16 (5.03%) Test Analyst
12 15 (4.72%) Desktop Support
13 12 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
13 12 (3.77%) Azure Consultant
13 12 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
13 12 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.77%) Software Analyst
13 12 (3.77%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.81%) .NET
2 18 (5.66%) HTML
3 17 (5.35%) ASP.NET
3 17 (5.35%) XML
4 11 (3.46%) JSON
5 9 (2.83%) jQuery
6 8 (2.52%) Ajax
6 8 (2.52%) Node.js
7 7 (2.20%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.20%) Kafka
8 6 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (1.89%) XML Schema
9 5 (1.57%) CSS
9 5 (1.57%) Web Services
10 4 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.26%) WinForms
10 4 (1.26%) WPF
11 3 (0.94%) LINQ
11 3 (0.94%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.14%) PKI
7 9 (2.83%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.83%) Smartphone
8 8 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (2.52%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.20%) User Experience
10 6 (1.89%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.89%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.89%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.89%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.89%) Video\Live Streaming
11 5 (1.57%) CCTV
11 5 (1.57%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.26%) NHS
12 4 (1.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 158 (49.69%) Windows
2 76 (23.90%) Linux
3 48 (15.09%) Windows Server
4 39 (12.26%) Windows 7
5 38 (11.95%) Windows 10
6 33 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (10.06%) Unix
8 23 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (3.77%) Solaris
10 8 (2.52%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.20%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (2.20%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.26%) AIX
14 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.31%) Android
15 1 (0.31%) CentOS
15 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (21.07%) ITIL
3 64 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
4 54 (16.98%) DevOps
5 28 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (8.49%) Asset Management
7 24 (7.55%) Deployment Automation
7 24 (7.55%) Service Delivery
8 23 (7.23%) Software Engineering
9 22 (6.92%) SDLC
10 20 (6.29%) Project Management
10 20 (6.29%) Test Scripting
11 19 (5.97%) Software Testing
12 18 (5.66%) Scrum
13 16 (5.03%) Configuration Management
13 16 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (5.03%) Presales
13 16 (5.03%) User Stories
14 15 (4.72%) Change Management
14 15 (4.72%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 84 (26.42%) SQL
2 56 (17.61%) PowerShell
3 38 (11.95%) C#
4 31 (9.75%) Python
5 27 (8.49%) JavaScript
6 24 (7.55%) Java
7 19 (5.97%) Shell Script
8 16 (5.03%) VBScript
9 12 (3.77%) Perl
10 11 (3.46%) PHP
11 10 (3.14%) VB
12 6 (1.89%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.57%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.57%) Ruby
13 5 (1.57%) Scala
13 5 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.57%) VBA
14 4 (1.26%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.26%) C++
14 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (11.95%) Degree
2 30 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (8.49%) MCSA
4 22 (6.92%) MCSE
5 16 (5.03%) ISEB
5 16 (5.03%) ISTQB
6 14 (4.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (3.46%) MCITP
7 11 (3.46%) MCTS
8 6 (1.89%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.57%) MOS
9 5 (1.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (1.26%) CISSP
10 4 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.26%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.94%) CISM
11 3 (0.94%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.94%) MCP
12 2 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.86%) QA
2 16 (5.03%) SLA
3 10 (3.14%) FISMA
4 6 (1.89%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.57%) GDPR
6 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.94%) GCP
6 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.63%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.63%) PMO
7 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (24.84%) Active Directory
2 30 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.46%) Docker
5 7 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (2.20%) vSphere
6 6 (1.89%) XenApp
7 5 (1.57%) BitLocker
7 5 (1.57%) Firmware
7 5 (1.57%) VMware NSX
8 4 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.94%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.63%) HDFS
10 2 (0.63%) KVM
10 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.63%) Xen
11 1 (0.31%) NFS
11 1 (0.31%) Squid
Systems Management
1 67 (21.07%) SCCM
2 16 (5.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 15 (4.72%) WSUS
4 14 (4.40%) Single Sign-On
5 13 (4.09%) Puppet
6 9 (2.83%) Ansible
7 8 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (1.89%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (1.57%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.57%) Terraform
10 4 (1.26%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.26%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.94%) OpenVAS
11 3 (0.94%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 117 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 62 (19.50%) Oracle
3 35 (11.01%) VMware
4 28 (8.81%) Citrix
5 20 (6.29%) Symantec
6 18 (5.66%) Apple
6 18 (5.66%) Red Hat
6 18 (5.66%) Sophos
7 14 (4.40%) Cisco
8 11 (3.46%) ServiceNow
8 11 (3.46%) Snow
9 10 (3.14%) IBM
10 9 (2.83%) HP
11 8 (2.52%) Adobe
11 8 (2.52%) Google
11 8 (2.52%) McAfee
11 8 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.52%) Samsung
12 6 (1.89%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.89%) Trend Micro