Period
to 19 November 2019

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 6 months to 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Packaging
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 984 1000 1059
Rank change year-on-year +16 +59 +77
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 47 130 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.086% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.098% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 102 110
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,300 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Software Packaging is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 47,924 60,285 67,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.92% 39.95% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40,008 50,187 56,417
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,825
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Software Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2019.

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 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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 +28 20 £65,000 +40.54% 8
South West -14 13 £40,000 +14.29% 1
South East +32 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Midlands +30 2 £42,500 +44.07%
East Midlands +17 2 £42,500 +44.07%
Software Packaging
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT jobs citing Software Packaging 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 Packaging.

1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
1 24 (51.06%) SCCM
2 18 (38.30%) PowerShell
2 18 (38.30%) Finance
3 16 (34.04%) Windows
4 15 (31.91%) Citrix
5 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
5 14 (29.79%) Compatibility Testing
5 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (27.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (25.53%) DV Cleared
7 12 (25.53%) Workload Management
7 12 (25.53%) Software Distribution
8 11 (23.40%) ITIL V3
8 11 (23.40%) Application Virtualisation
8 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.28%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) Financial Institution
10 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
10 9 (19.15%) Banking
10 9 (19.15%) Product Management
10 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
10 9 (19.15%) DNS
10 9 (19.15%) LAN
10 9 (19.15%) WAN
10 9 (19.15%) DHCP
10 9 (19.15%) OOP
10 9 (19.15%) OO
10 9 (19.15%) Java

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 3 (6.38%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) JCAPS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Azure
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) DHCP
1 9 (19.15%) DNS
1 9 (19.15%) LAN
1 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
1 9 (19.15%) WAN
2 7 (14.89%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) SAN
3 6 (12.77%) iSCSI
3 6 (12.77%) NAS
3 6 (12.77%) Unified Communications
4 5 (10.64%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Blockchain
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
2 9 (19.15%) Financial Institution
3 7 (14.89%) Public Sector
4 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Electronics
5 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Blockchain Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Telephony Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Avaya Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) COM+
2 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.77%) Windows 10
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Unix
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Compatibility Testing
2 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (25.53%) Software Distribution
3 12 (25.53%) Workload Management
4 11 (23.40%) Application Virtualisation
4 11 (23.40%) ITIL V3
5 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
5 9 (19.15%) Fintech
5 9 (19.15%) OO
5 9 (19.15%) OOP
5 9 (19.15%) Product Management
5 9 (19.15%) Software Architecture
6 7 (14.89%) ITSM
6 7 (14.89%) Service Management
7 6 (12.77%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (12.77%) Patch Management
7 6 (12.77%) Software Deployment
7 6 (12.77%) Web Filtering
8 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.15%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) Kotlin
3 5 (10.64%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.53%) DV Cleared
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (12.77%) MCSE
5 5 (10.64%) Avaya Certification
6 3 (6.38%) A+ Certification
6 3 (6.38%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (6.38%) MCSA
6 3 (6.38%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.77%) ISA Server
4 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.38%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.26%) Docker
6 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.13%) NFS
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) AppManager
3 2 (4.26%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (4.26%) Nagios
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Statspack
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) ThinApp
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.13%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Citrix
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) EMC
5 6 (12.77%) Forcepoint
6 5 (10.64%) Avaya
7 3 (6.38%) Ivanti
7 3 (6.38%) Lotus
8 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle
8 2 (4.26%) Qualys
8 2 (4.26%) Reuters
8 2 (4.26%) SAP
9 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco
9 1 (2.13%) HP
9 1 (2.13%) IBM
9 1 (2.13%) McAfee
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.13%) Sun