Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Packaging
UK > England
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 740 972 1105
Rank change year-on-year +232 +133 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 16 94 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.071% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 86 72
Median annual salary £55,000 £40,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.38% -4.41% -
10th Percentile £35,175 £31,563 £26,250
90th Percentile £104,500 £85,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £40,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.38% -4.41% -

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 25,070 49,871 65,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.89% 37.72% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20,961 41,456 54,642
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Software Packaging in England

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Packaging in England.

Salary trend for Software Packaging in England

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Packaging in England over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

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 4 August 2020. 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 +172 13 £59,500 -0.83%
Midlands +114 2 £37,000 -26.00% 1
West Midlands +92 1 £37,000 -22.11% 1
South West +84 1 £32,500 -18.75%
East Midlands +78 1 - -
Software Packaging
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) Azure
5 4 (25.00%) Office 365
5 4 (25.00%) User Experience
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Apple
6 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Ivanti
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 3 (18.75%) Presales
6 3 (18.75%) ThinApp
6 3 (18.75%) WinDbg
6 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Project Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
7 2 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach

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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) WinDbg
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
1 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (18.75%) Presales
1 3 (18.75%) Project Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 2 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Server Building
3 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) AppleScript
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) ThinApp
3 2 (12.50%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Cobbler
4 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Ivanti
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Qualys
4 2 (12.50%) TOWER Software
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec