The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Software Distribution skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Distribution
England / South East
Rank 377 442 413
Rank change year-on-year +65 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 4 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.027% 0.094% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 27
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +48.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +40.62%  

Software Distribution is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12854 16763 17632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10540 14127 14050
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Software Distribution as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Distribution in the South East

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution in the South East.

Salary trend for Software Distribution in the South East

Software Distribution
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +35 2 - -
Surrey +29 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Distribution 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 South East region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) SCCM
2 13 (68.42%) PowerShell
3 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (63.16%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) Citrix
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (47.37%) Compatibility Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Software Packaging
4 9 (47.37%) Application Virtualisation
5 6 (31.58%) Service Design
5 6 (31.58%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (31.58%) Content Management
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (31.58%) Office 365
5 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
6 5 (26.32%) Clustering
6 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
6 5 (26.32%) SCOM
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
7 4 (21.05%) Server Patching
7 4 (21.05%) Server Building
7 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.79%) Firmware

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) SMS
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) Skype
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support
2 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Assistant
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Application Virtualisation
2 9 (47.37%) Compatibility Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Content Management
3 6 (31.58%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (31.58%) Service Design
4 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
5 4 (21.05%) Server Building
5 4 (21.05%) Server Patching
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (15.79%) Office Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Release Management
6 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (15.79%) DFS Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Firmware
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) SCCM
2 5 (26.32%) SCOM
3 3 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Intel Security
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco