Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Software Distribution skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Distribution over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Distribution
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1105 1128 1212
Rank change year-on-year +23 +84 -105
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 58 79 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.044% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.049% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 47 74 74
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,676 £22,000 £21,325
90th Percentile £55,950 £50,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%

Software Distribution 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 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Software Distribution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Software Distribution in England

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution in England.

Salary trend for Software Distribution in England

Software Distribution
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Distribution in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Distribution in England

Software Distribution
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 Distribution within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
South West +38 21 £35,000 +7.69%
London -3 13 £40,000 +37.93%
East of England - 10 £51,500 -
Midlands +33 6 - - 1
West Midlands +20 6 - - 1
Yorkshire +29 5 £24,000 +29.73%
North of England +13 5 £24,000 - 1
South East +17 3 £30,000 -6.25%
Software Distribution
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Distribution also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 44 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 41 (70.69%) SCCM
3 37 (63.79%) Citrix
4 34 (58.62%) ITIL
5 33 (56.90%) PowerShell
6 31 (53.45%) Windows
7 25 (43.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
9 21 (36.21%) Compatibility Testing
9 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
9 21 (36.21%) Software Packaging
9 21 (36.21%) Application Virtualisation
10 20 (34.48%) Workload Management
11 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Office
11 17 (29.31%) Patch Management
12 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
13 13 (22.41%) WSUS
14 12 (20.69%) Migration
15 9 (15.52%) VMware
15 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
16 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
16 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (13.79%) SQL
16 8 (13.79%) DHCP
16 8 (13.79%) DNS
16 8 (13.79%) Service Management
17 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
17 7 (12.07%) Linux
17 7 (12.07%) Windows 8

Software Distribution
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 6 (10.34%) IBM Connections
1 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.17%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (5.17%) Vectorworks
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Office 365
2 6 (10.34%) G Suite
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) DHCP
1 8 (13.79%) DNS
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (10.34%) LAN
2 6 (10.34%) VPN
2 6 (10.34%) WAN
2 6 (10.34%) Wireless
3 3 (5.17%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MSI
2 3 (5.17%) AdminStudio
2 3 (5.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (10.34%) Publishing
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) German Language
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Analyst
2 26 (44.83%) Support Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 20 (34.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (34.48%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) Infrastructure Support
3 20 (34.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Blackberry
1 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
1 6 (10.34%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Handset
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
4 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) Linux
5 7 (12.07%) Windows 8
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.34%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.45%) Unix
9 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) ITIL
2 21 (36.21%) Application Virtualisation
2 21 (36.21%) Compatibility Testing
3 20 (34.48%) Workload Management
4 17 (29.31%) Patch Management
5 12 (20.69%) Migration
6 8 (13.79%) Service Management
7 6 (10.34%) Email Migration
7 6 (10.34%) ITSM
7 6 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.90%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) CRM
9 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.90%) Task Automation
9 4 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (5.17%) MOF
10 3 (5.17%) Security Management
10 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.79%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) Haskell
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) MCSE
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCTS
4 1 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (1.72%) SSCP
System Software
1 25 (43.10%) Microsoft App-V
2 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.90%) XenApp
5 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (70.69%) SCCM
2 13 (22.41%) WSUS
3 4 (6.90%) SCOM
4 3 (5.17%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (5.17%) WMI
5 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 44 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 37 (63.79%) Citrix
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) Apple
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco
4 6 (10.34%) Google
4 6 (10.34%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) BMC
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) NetApp
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle