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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Packaging
England / London
Rank 512 631 615
Rank change year-on-year +119 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 55 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.034% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.085% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 52 12 23
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% -  

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 13261 16568 15378
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 39.94% 39.91% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11417 14467 13029
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +52 3 £57,500 - 2
Ealing - 3 £33,523 -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 73 (91.25%) Active Directory
2 70 (87.50%) Windows
3 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
4 39 (48.75%) PowerShell
5 36 (45.00%) VMware
6 35 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 32 (40.00%) MS Office
7 32 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (37.50%) Workflow
8 30 (37.50%) Internet
9 29 (36.25%) Degree
10 28 (35.00%) VMware ESX
11 27 (33.75%) Windows Server
11 27 (33.75%) Windows 7
12 26 (32.50%) MS Exchange
13 23 (28.75%) SCCM
13 23 (28.75%) Hedge funds
14 22 (27.50%) Apple
15 21 (26.25%) Skype for Business
16 20 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
16 20 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
17 19 (23.75%) Microsoft App-V
18 18 (22.50%) Asset Management
18 18 (22.50%) Twitter
19 17 (21.25%) SLA
19 17 (21.25%) Mac OS
20 14 (17.50%) Service Management
21 13 (16.25%) MSI
21 13 (16.25%) ITSM

Software Packaging
Top Related 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 26 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 21 (26.25%) Skype for Business
3 9 (11.25%) IIS
4 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 32 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (5.00%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.50%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.50%) Internet
2 5 (6.25%) NAS
2 5 (6.25%) SAN
2 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.75%) DHCP
3 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) Skype
5 1 (1.25%) HTTP
5 1 (1.25%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MSI
2 6 (7.50%) InstallShield
3 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.50%) Gerrit
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) GitLab
4 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Banking
2 2 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 28 (35.00%) VMware Engineer
3 27 (33.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (32.50%) Active Directory Engineer
5 25 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
6 23 (28.75%) Active Directory Support
6 23 (28.75%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 22 (27.50%) Windows Support Engineer
8 20 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
8 20 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (23.75%) Server Engineer
9 19 (23.75%) Windows Server Engineer
10 18 (22.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 18 (22.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (22.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (22.50%) Infrastructure Support
10 18 (22.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 18 (22.50%) Server Support
10 18 (22.50%) Windows Server Support
11 8 (10.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Velocity
2 1 (1.25%) Django
2 1 (1.25%) HTML
2 1 (1.25%) JSON
2 1 (1.25%) REST
2 1 (1.25%) SOAP
2 1 (1.25%) Twisted
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Hedge funds
2 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) PKI
3 1 (1.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (87.50%) Windows
2 27 (33.75%) Windows 7
2 27 (33.75%) Windows Server
3 17 (21.25%) Mac OS
4 11 (13.75%) Windows 10
5 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.75%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.50%) Linux
8 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Workflow
2 20 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 18 (22.50%) Asset Management
4 14 (17.50%) Service Management
5 13 (16.25%) ITSM
5 13 (16.25%) Line Management
5 13 (16.25%) Software Asset Management
6 12 (15.00%) ITIL
7 8 (10.00%) Matrix Management
7 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.75%) Migration
8 7 (8.75%) Statistics
9 5 (6.25%) IT Strategy
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.75%) ETL
11 3 (3.75%) Open Source
11 3 (3.75%) Presales
12 2 (2.50%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) Python
3 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.75%) VBA
4 2 (2.50%) Go
4 2 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (1.25%) VB
5 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.50%) MCP
3 2 (2.50%) MCSE
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 73 (91.25%) Active Directory
2 32 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (35.00%) VMware ESX
4 20 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 19 (23.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (10.00%) vSphere
7 4 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.50%) Docker
10 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (28.75%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) ThinApp
3 2 (2.50%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.50%) Ansible
3 2 (2.50%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
2 36 (45.00%) VMware
3 22 (27.50%) Apple
4 18 (22.50%) Twitter
5 11 (13.75%) Bomgar
5 11 (13.75%) HP
6 6 (7.50%) AppSense
6 6 (7.50%) Citrix
7 4 (5.00%) Adobe
8 2 (2.50%) Google
8 2 (2.50%) IronPort
8 2 (2.50%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (1.25%) CA
9 1 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.25%) Splunk
9 1 (1.25%) T-Plan
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