The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Packaging
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 591 630 646
Rank change year-on-year +39 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 23 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.045% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 24
Median salary £45,415 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.10% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,104 £40,200 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year +1.44% +7.81%  

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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14756 16267 17092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.44% 40.47% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12232 14365 14696
Median salary £58,250 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.90% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,975 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Software Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Packaging in London

Software Packaging
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Packaging in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Packaging in London

Software Packaging
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Packaging within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London +23 3 £47,500 +58.33%
Software Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Software Packaging.

1 76 (91.57%) Active Directory
2 74 (89.16%) Windows
3 60 (72.29%) Microsoft
4 46 (55.42%) PowerShell
5 45 (54.22%) VMware
6 40 (48.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (39.76%) Windows Server
8 31 (37.35%) Degree
9 30 (36.14%) Windows 7
9 30 (36.14%) SCCM
9 30 (36.14%) VMware ESXi
10 29 (34.94%) MS Exchange
11 25 (30.12%) Task Automation
11 25 (30.12%) Microsoft Office
12 23 (27.71%) Hedge funds
12 23 (27.71%) Skype for Business
12 23 (27.71%) Apple
13 22 (26.51%) Internet
13 22 (26.51%) Workflow
14 20 (24.10%) Virtual Infrastructure
14 20 (24.10%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (24.10%) VMware Workstation
15 19 (22.89%) Master's Degree
16 18 (21.69%) Windows 10
16 18 (21.69%) Twitter
16 18 (21.69%) Microsoft App-V
17 17 (20.48%) Finance
17 17 (20.48%) SLA
17 17 (20.48%) Mac OS
18 14 (16.87%) MSI

Software Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 29 (34.94%) MS Exchange
2 23 (27.71%) Skype for Business
3 10 (12.05%) IIS
4 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.20%) CMS
8 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (4.82%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Office 365
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.02%) SaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.51%) Internet
2 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.02%) DHCP
3 5 (6.02%) DNS
3 5 (6.02%) NAS
3 5 (6.02%) SAN
4 3 (3.61%) Skype
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MSI
2 8 (9.64%) InstallShield
3 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.41%) Gerrit
4 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.41%) GitLab
4 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.20%) French Language
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (53.01%) Support Engineer
2 29 (34.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (34.94%) VMware Engineer
3 28 (33.73%) Active Directory Engineer
4 25 (30.12%) Windows Engineer
5 24 (28.92%) Active Directory Support
5 24 (28.92%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 22 (26.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (25.30%) Infrastructure Support
7 21 (25.30%) VMware Support Engineer
7 21 (25.30%) Windows Support Engineer
8 20 (24.10%) Server Engineer
8 20 (24.10%) Windows Server Engineer
9 19 (22.89%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 19 (22.89%) Server Support
9 19 (22.89%) Windows Server Support
10 18 (21.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 18 (21.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (13.25%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Hedge funds
2 5 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (89.16%) Windows
2 33 (39.76%) Windows Server
3 30 (36.14%) Windows 7
4 18 (21.69%) Windows 10
5 17 (20.48%) Mac OS
6 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.61%) Linux
9 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) Task Automation
2 22 (26.51%) Workflow
3 20 (24.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (24.10%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 13 (15.66%) ITIL
5 11 (13.25%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.84%) Service Management
7 7 (8.43%) Migration
7 7 (8.43%) Statistics
8 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.23%) ITSM
9 5 (6.02%) ETL
9 5 (6.02%) IT Strategy
9 5 (6.02%) Line Management
9 5 (6.02%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (3.61%) Application Packaging
10 3 (3.61%) Patch Management
10 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.61%) Supplier Management
11 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (55.42%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.05%) SQL
3 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.02%) VBA
4 2 (2.41%) Go
4 2 (2.41%) Python
4 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) VB
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (37.35%) Degree
2 19 (22.89%) Master's Degree
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.02%) MCSE
5 3 (3.61%) MCP
6 2 (2.41%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 76 (91.57%) Active Directory
2 40 (48.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (36.14%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (24.10%) VMware Workstation
5 18 (21.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (13.25%) vSphere
7 4 (4.82%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (4.82%) XenApp
8 3 (3.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.61%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.41%) Docker
9 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (36.14%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.61%) HP SIM
2 3 (3.61%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.41%) Ansible
3 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.41%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) WSUS
4 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 60 (72.29%) Microsoft
2 45 (54.22%) VMware
3 23 (27.71%) Apple
4 18 (21.69%) Twitter
5 12 (14.46%) HP
6 11 (13.25%) Bomgar
7 10 (12.05%) Citrix
8 7 (8.43%) AppSense
9 4 (4.82%) Adobe
9 4 (4.82%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.82%) Symantec
10 3 (3.61%) IronPort
10 3 (3.61%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.41%) CommVault
11 2 (2.41%) Dell
11 2 (2.41%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.41%) Google
11 2 (2.41%) Splunk
11 2 (2.41%) T-Plan
12 1 (1.20%) CA Agile Central