Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 824 896 903
Rank change year-on-year +72 +7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 328 245 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 288 202 299
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,775 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +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 146,365 145,508 169,829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.75% 90.51% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 118,366 120,128 142,811
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +70 161 £55,000 +15.79% 11
North of England +46 84 £35,000 -1.41% 8
North West +28 67 £35,000 - 6
South East -21 35 £42,250 +9.74% 7
East of England +4 21 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Yorkshire +32 14 £41,500 +27.69% 1
South West -23 14 £32,500 -31.58% 3
Midlands +20 12 £50,000 +75.44% 1
West Midlands +11 8 £50,000 +45.99% 1
East Midlands -10 4 £55,000 +92.98%
North East -22 3 £27,500 -29.94% 1
Software Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 143 (43.60%) Windows
2 116 (35.37%) Microsoft
3 81 (24.70%) Active Directory
4 80 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (23.48%) SQL
6 73 (22.26%) SCCM
7 70 (21.34%) SQL Server
8 68 (20.73%) DevOps
9 63 (19.21%) Linux
10 60 (18.29%) Finance
11 59 (17.99%) ITIL
12 57 (17.38%) Office 365
13 56 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
14 55 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
15 52 (15.85%) PowerShell
15 52 (15.85%) Oracle
15 52 (15.85%) Problem-Solving
16 51 (15.55%) DNS
17 46 (14.02%) Windows 7
18 42 (12.80%) Windows Server
19 41 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
20 39 (11.89%) Degree
21 37 (11.28%) C#
22 35 (10.67%) JavaScript
23 34 (10.37%) VPN
24 33 (10.06%) VMware
25 31 (9.45%) Python
25 31 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
26 30 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
26 30 (9.15%) QA

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 25 (7.62%) IIS
1 25 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.74%) Apache
4 8 (2.44%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.13%) CMS
6 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.61%) JBoss
7 2 (0.61%) Zimbra
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.30%) Liferay
8 1 (0.30%) nginx
8 1 (0.30%) SAS
8 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.30%) Maximo
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.30%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 57 (17.38%) Office 365
2 56 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (7.32%) SaaS
5 17 (5.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (3.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.44%) IaaS
7 8 (2.44%) PaaS
8 6 (1.83%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.52%) Heroku
9 5 (1.52%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.91%) Route 53
11 3 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.61%) G Suite
12 2 (0.61%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 51 (15.55%) DNS
2 34 (10.37%) VPN
3 30 (9.15%) Firewall
4 27 (8.23%) LAN
5 24 (7.32%) DHCP
6 23 (7.01%) WAN
7 20 (6.10%) SAN
8 19 (5.79%) TCP/IP
9 15 (4.57%) Skype
10 13 (3.96%) Internet
11 9 (2.74%) IPsec
11 9 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (2.13%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.13%) Intranet
12 7 (2.13%) NAS
13 6 (1.83%) HTTP
13 6 (1.83%) SMTP
14 5 (1.52%) VLAN
15 4 (1.22%) SMS
16 3 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (21.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.40%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (3.05%) MySQL
5 10 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.91%) Big Data
10 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.61%) DB2
11 2 (0.61%) Impala
11 2 (0.61%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.61%) OLAP
11 2 (0.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (5.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.35%) Jasmine
2 11 (3.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.83%) JIRA
4 5 (1.52%) MSBuild
4 5 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.91%) InstallShield
5 3 (0.91%) MSI
5 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.91%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.30%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.30%) Gradle
6 1 (0.30%) JUnit
6 1 (0.30%) NUnit
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.30%) webpack
General
1 60 (18.29%) Finance
2 15 (4.57%) Retail
3 13 (3.96%) Banking
4 10 (3.05%) Legal
5 8 (2.44%) Marketing
6 5 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.22%) Front Office
7 4 (1.22%) Games
7 4 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.91%) Law
9 2 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.61%) German Language
9 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 76 (23.17%) Analyst
2 42 (12.80%) Support Analyst
3 30 (9.15%) Applications Support
4 29 (8.84%) Consultant
5 26 (7.93%) Developer
6 23 (7.01%) Applications Support Analyst
7 21 (6.40%) DBA
8 19 (5.79%) Support Engineer
9 17 (5.18%) DevOps Engineer
10 16 (4.88%) IT Analyst
11 13 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (3.96%) IT Support
12 12 (3.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (3.66%) Administrator
12 12 (3.66%) Azure Consultant
12 12 (3.66%) Software Analyst
12 12 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (3.35%) SCCM Consultant
13 11 (3.35%) Senior DevOps
13 11 (3.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.71%) .NET
2 17 (5.18%) HTML
3 14 (4.27%) Web Services
4 13 (3.96%) ASP.NET
4 13 (3.96%) XML
5 12 (3.66%) jQuery
5 12 (3.66%) Node.js
6 10 (3.05%) Software Packaging
7 8 (2.44%) JSON
8 7 (2.13%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.52%) Ajax
9 5 (1.52%) Middleware
9 5 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.22%) LAMP
10 4 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (1.22%) REST
10 4 (1.22%) XML Schema
11 3 (0.91%) LINQ
11 3 (0.91%) Qt
11 3 (0.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.01%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.79%) Data Centre
4 17 (5.18%) Cyber Defence
5 16 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.57%) Public Cloud
7 11 (3.35%) Video\Live Streaming
7 11 (3.35%) Virtual Team
8 10 (3.05%) Driving Licence
8 10 (3.05%) User Experience
9 7 (2.13%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.83%) Wiki
11 5 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.22%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.22%) NHS
12 4 (1.22%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.91%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.91%) Replication
13 3 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 143 (43.60%) Windows
2 63 (19.21%) Linux
3 46 (14.02%) Windows 7
4 42 (12.80%) Windows Server
5 31 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (8.54%) Unix
7 25 (7.62%) Windows 10
8 17 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.05%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.74%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.61%) Solaris
15 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.30%) AIX
16 1 (0.30%) CentOS
16 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (20.73%) DevOps
3 59 (17.99%) ITIL
4 52 (15.85%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 23 (7.01%) SDLC
8 22 (6.71%) Software Delivery
9 19 (5.79%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (5.79%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (5.79%) Machine Learning
9 19 (5.79%) Scrum
9 19 (5.79%) Security Architecture
9 19 (5.79%) User Stories
9 19 (5.79%) Workflow
10 18 (5.49%) OWASP
11 17 (5.18%) Cryptography
11 17 (5.18%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (5.18%) Software Engineering
11 17 (5.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 77 (23.48%) SQL
2 52 (15.85%) PowerShell
3 37 (11.28%) C#
4 35 (10.67%) JavaScript
5 31 (9.45%) Python
6 21 (6.40%) Java
7 19 (5.79%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.35%) VBScript
9 10 (3.05%) C
10 8 (2.44%) PHP
10 8 (2.44%) VB
11 7 (2.13%) Perl
12 6 (1.83%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.83%) ActionScript 2.0
13 5 (1.52%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.52%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.52%) VBA
14 4 (1.22%) C++
14 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (11.89%) Degree
2 18 (5.49%) CISM
2 18 (5.49%) CISSP
3 17 (5.18%) CSSLP
3 17 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (5.18%) SANS
4 15 (4.57%) MCSA
5 14 (4.27%) MCSE
6 13 (3.96%) ISEB
6 13 (3.96%) ISTQB
6 13 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (3.66%) SC Cleared
7 12 (3.66%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.35%) MCITP
8 11 (3.35%) MCTS
9 6 (1.83%) Novell Certification
10 4 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.22%) IIBA
11 3 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.15%) QA
2 17 (5.18%) GCP
2 17 (5.18%) HIPAA
3 9 (2.74%) SLA
4 6 (1.83%) GDPR
4 6 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 81 (24.70%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.93%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.57%) vSphere
5 12 (3.66%) Docker
6 9 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.44%) VMware NSX
8 7 (2.13%) vCloud
9 5 (1.52%) BitLocker
9 5 (1.52%) XenApp
10 4 (1.22%) Firmware
10 4 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.30%) Snort
12 1 (0.30%) Squid
Systems Management
1 73 (22.26%) SCCM
2 16 (4.88%) Ansible
3 14 (4.27%) Single Sign-On
4 13 (3.96%) WSUS
5 9 (2.74%) SCOM
6 8 (2.44%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.44%) Puppet
7 7 (2.13%) FortiGate
8 5 (1.52%) Automic
9 4 (1.22%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.22%) Terraform
10 3 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.91%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.61%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.61%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 116 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.85%) Oracle
3 33 (10.06%) VMware
4 21 (6.40%) Cisco
4 21 (6.40%) Citrix
5 17 (5.18%) Veracode
6 15 (4.57%) Adobe
6 15 (4.57%) Apple
6 15 (4.57%) ServiceNow
6 15 (4.57%) SolarWinds
7 14 (4.27%) Remedy
8 12 (3.66%) HP
9 10 (3.05%) Dell
9 10 (3.05%) NetApp
10 9 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.44%) Ivanti
11 8 (2.44%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.44%) SAP
12 7 (2.13%) BMC
13 6 (1.83%) Symantec