The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Packaging
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 415 440
Rank change year-on-year +48 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 13 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.088% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 43
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.81% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £39,800
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -4.10% +14.06%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5988 7300 7806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.73% 40.05% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5227 6534 6732
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Software Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Software Packaging in the South East

Software Packaging
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 Packaging within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Surrey +29 10 £42,500 +6.25%
West Sussex - 6 £42,500 -
Software Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for Software Packaging.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (83.33%) Citrix
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (72.22%) ITIL
5 12 (66.67%) SharePoint
5 12 (66.67%) WAN
6 11 (61.11%) LAN
6 11 (61.11%) SAN
6 11 (61.11%) VMware
6 11 (61.11%) NAS
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (50.00%) Cisco
8 8 (44.44%) HP
8 8 (44.44%) CommVault
8 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
8 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (44.44%) Degree
8 8 (44.44%) MCTS
8 8 (44.44%) MCITP
8 8 (44.44%) CCA
8 8 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (44.44%) CCAA
8 8 (44.44%) SCDPM
8 8 (44.44%) XenApp
8 8 (44.44%) 3PAR

Software Packaging
Co-occurring 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 12 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) LAN
2 11 (61.11%) NAS
2 11 (61.11%) SAN
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 5 (27.78%) 3G
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) DHCP
6 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.56%) 4G
7 1 (5.56%) ADSL
7 1 (5.56%) MPLS
7 1 (5.56%) PSTN
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix Support
2 7 (38.89%) Wintel Support
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Packager
5 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Patch Management
2 7 (38.89%) Software Deployment
3 4 (22.22%) Application Packaging
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCA
2 8 (44.44%) CCAA
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) MCITP
2 8 (44.44%) MCTS
3 7 (38.89%) MCSE
4 4 (22.22%) A+ Certification
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MCP
4 4 (22.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) XenApp
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware
5 1 (5.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (44.44%) SCDPM
2 6 (33.33%) SCCM
3 4 (22.22%) Sysprep
4 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) 3PAR
4 8 (44.44%) CommVault
4 8 (44.44%) DataCore
4 8 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
6 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 3 (16.67%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper