The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Software Packaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Packaging
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 858 858
Rank change year-on-year +47 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 46 51 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.055% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 78
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,210 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,104 £46,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -4.10% +14.06%  

Software Packaging is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33960 36251 39960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.07% 39.20% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28686 31891 34533
Median salary £47,500 £45,709 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.91% +1.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Software Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Packaging in England

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Software Packaging in England

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Packaging in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Packaging in England

Software Packaging
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 Packaging within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 22 £45,708 +21.88% 1
South East +32 13 £42,500 +32.81%
South West - 7 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +6 2 £55,000 +37.50%
East Midlands - 1 £20,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Software Packaging
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging.

1 93 (85.32%) Active Directory
2 89 (81.65%) Windows
3 80 (73.39%) Microsoft
4 56 (51.38%) PowerShell
5 55 (50.46%) VMware
6 47 (43.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 47 (43.12%) SCCM
7 43 (39.45%) Windows Server
8 40 (36.70%) MS Exchange
9 36 (33.03%) Degree
10 34 (31.19%) Windows 7
11 32 (29.36%) VMware ESXi
12 31 (28.44%) ITIL
12 31 (28.44%) Citrix
13 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Office
14 25 (22.94%) Task Automation
15 24 (22.02%) Microsoft App-V
16 23 (21.10%) Windows 10
17 22 (20.18%) Hedge funds
17 22 (20.18%) HP
18 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (18.35%) Skype for Business
19 20 (18.35%) SLA
19 20 (18.35%) Apple
19 20 (18.35%) MSI
20 19 (17.43%) Disaster Recovery
20 19 (17.43%) VMware Workstation
20 19 (17.43%) Internet
20 19 (17.43%) Master's Degree
20 19 (17.43%) Virtual Infrastructure

Software Packaging
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 40 (36.70%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.35%) Skype for Business
3 16 (14.68%) SharePoint
4 10 (9.17%) IIS
5 9 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Confluence
8 1 (0.92%) Site Server
Applications
1 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.83%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.93%) Office 365
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.59%) SaaS
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.43%) Internet
2 17 (15.60%) SAN
3 16 (14.68%) NAS
4 12 (11.01%) LAN
4 12 (11.01%) WAN
5 11 (10.09%) TCP/IP
6 9 (8.26%) DNS
7 8 (7.34%) DHCP
7 8 (7.34%) Firewall
8 5 (4.59%) 3G
9 4 (3.67%) Skype
10 3 (2.75%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.75%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.92%) 4G
11 1 (0.92%) ADSL
11 1 (0.92%) MPLS
11 1 (0.92%) PSTN
11 1 (0.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.83%) MySQL
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (18.35%) MSI
2 8 (7.34%) InstallShield
3 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.83%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.83%) GitLab
4 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) JIRA
5 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Law
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.92%) French Language
3 1 (0.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (42.20%) Support Engineer
2 33 (30.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (27.52%) Active Directory Engineer
4 29 (26.61%) VMware Engineer
5 28 (25.69%) Windows Engineer
6 27 (24.77%) Infrastructure Support
7 26 (23.85%) Active Directory Support
7 26 (23.85%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 25 (22.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (19.27%) VMware Support Engineer
9 21 (19.27%) Windows Support Engineer
10 20 (18.35%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (18.35%) Server Engineer
10 20 (18.35%) Windows Server Engineer
11 19 (17.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 19 (17.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 19 (17.43%) Server Support
11 19 (17.43%) Windows Server Support
12 16 (14.68%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) .NET
1 2 (1.83%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) Hedge funds
2 5 (4.59%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.75%) Clustering
3 3 (2.75%) User Experience
4 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 43 (39.45%) Windows Server
3 34 (31.19%) Windows 7
4 23 (21.10%) Windows 10
5 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (11.93%) Mac OS
7 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
8 6 (5.50%) Linux
9 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) ITIL
2 25 (22.94%) Task Automation
3 19 (17.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (17.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 17 (15.60%) Workflow
5 13 (11.93%) Patch Management
6 9 (8.26%) Asset Management
7 8 (7.34%) Migration
7 8 (7.34%) Software Deployment
8 7 (6.42%) Application Packaging
8 7 (6.42%) Service Management
9 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.50%) Software Distribution
10 5 (4.59%) Application Virtualisation
10 5 (4.59%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (4.59%) ETL
10 5 (4.59%) Line Management
10 5 (4.59%) Statistics
10 5 (4.59%) Workload Management
11 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.38%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.17%) SQL
3 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.59%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.59%) VBA
4 4 (3.67%) VBScript
5 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.83%) C#
5 2 (1.83%) C++
5 2 (1.83%) Go
5 2 (1.83%) Java
5 2 (1.83%) PHP
5 2 (1.83%) Python
5 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (33.03%) Degree
2 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (17.43%) Master's Degree
4 12 (11.01%) MCSE
5 8 (7.34%) CCA
5 8 (7.34%) CCAA
5 8 (7.34%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (7.34%) MCITP
5 8 (7.34%) MCTS
6 7 (6.42%) MCP
7 6 (5.50%) MCSA
7 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.59%) A+ Certification
9 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 93 (85.32%) Active Directory
2 47 (43.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (29.36%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (22.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (17.43%) VMware Workstation
6 12 (11.01%) vSphere
6 12 (11.01%) XenApp
7 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.67%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.75%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.83%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.83%) Docker
10 2 (1.83%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.92%) Firmware
11 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.92%) Squid
11 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 47 (43.12%) SCCM
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (7.34%) SCDPM
3 4 (3.67%) Sysprep
4 3 (2.75%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.75%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.75%) HP SIM
4 3 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.75%) SCOM
4 3 (2.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.83%) Ansible
5 2 (1.83%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.83%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.92%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.92%) WSUS
6 1 (0.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 80 (73.39%) Microsoft
2 55 (50.46%) VMware
3 31 (28.44%) Citrix
4 22 (20.18%) HP
5 20 (18.35%) Apple
6 13 (11.93%) Twitter
7 10 (9.17%) Cisco
7 10 (9.17%) CommVault
8 8 (7.34%) 3PAR
8 8 (7.34%) Bomgar
8 8 (7.34%) DataCore
9 7 (6.42%) AppSense
10 6 (5.50%) Dell
11 4 (3.67%) LANDesk
11 4 (3.67%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.67%) Symantec
12 3 (2.75%) EMC
12 3 (2.75%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.75%) IronPort
12 3 (2.75%) MobileIron
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago