The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Packaging
England > North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 - 256
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% - 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% - 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
North West median annual salary £35,000 - -
England median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57%  

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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3012 2226 2646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.92% 39.74% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13037 9579 11453
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
10th Percentile £27,875 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Software Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Software Packaging as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Software Packaging in the North West

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Software Packaging in the North West

Software Packaging
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Packaging within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -
Software Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for Software Packaging.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Site Server
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment

Software Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft