The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TOWER Software over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within TOWER Software.

TOWER Software
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 408 419
Rank change year-on-year +33 +11  
Permanent jobs citing TOWER Software 18 46 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 38
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -2.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  

TOWER Software is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7027 9892 10470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 46.90% 50.43% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5740 8274 8262
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

TOWER Software
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for TOWER Software in the South East

TOWER Software
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for TOWER Software in the South East

TOWER Software
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TOWER Software in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TOWER Software in the South East

TOWER Software
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 TOWER Software within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Surrey +22 15 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire +20 3 £30,000 +20.00%
TOWER Software
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 36 (62.07%) Finance
2 35 (60.34%) MS Excel
3 29 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 28 (48.28%) Windows
5 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
6 26 (44.83%) VMware
7 24 (41.38%) Change Management
7 24 (41.38%) B2B
7 24 (41.38%) PCI DSS
7 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (41.38%) Server Hardening
7 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
8 22 (37.93%) Line Management
9 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
9 21 (36.21%) ITIL
10 20 (34.48%) SQL
10 20 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (32.76%) IIS
11 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
12 17 (29.31%) Project Management
12 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (27.59%) MCSE
14 15 (25.86%) Unix
14 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
15 13 (22.41%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (22.41%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (22.41%) Vulnerability Management
15 13 (22.41%) SaaS

TOWER Software
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 19 (32.76%) IIS
2 11 (18.97%) Apache
2 11 (18.97%) JBoss
2 11 (18.97%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.62%) Documentum
4 4 (6.90%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 35 (60.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) SaaS
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) DNS
1 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.24%) DHCP
2 10 (17.24%) IMAP
2 10 (17.24%) LDAP
2 10 (17.24%) POP3
2 10 (17.24%) SMTP
2 10 (17.24%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) MySQL
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Subversion
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (10.34%) TestComplete
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (6.90%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.45%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (62.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Billing
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Dutch Language
4 2 (3.45%) French Language
4 2 (3.45%) German Language
4 2 (3.45%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Administrator
1 13 (22.41%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Software Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.90%) Applications Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Business Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) .NET
2 10 (17.24%) LAMP
3 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.90%) WPF
4 2 (3.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.72%) COM
5 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 20 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.34%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.90%) Robotics
6 2 (3.45%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (25.86%) Unix
4 13 (22.41%) Linux
4 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 24 (41.38%) B2B
2 24 (41.38%) Change Management
2 24 (41.38%) Server Hardening
3 22 (37.93%) Line Management
4 21 (36.21%) ITIL
5 17 (29.31%) Project Management
6 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
7 13 (22.41%) GAP Analysis
7 13 (22.41%) Information Security
7 13 (22.41%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (22.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
7 13 (22.41%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (22.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.69%) Information Assurance
8 12 (20.69%) SIEM
8 12 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 11 (18.97%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) SQL
2 13 (22.41%) Perl
3 12 (20.69%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) C#
4 10 (17.24%) PHP
5 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.34%) VB
5 6 (10.34%) VBA
6 5 (8.62%) C
7 4 (6.90%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) MCSE
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.69%) GCIH
2 12 (20.69%) GIAC
2 12 (20.69%) MCSA
3 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 8 (13.79%) ISEB
3 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.45%) PMP
5 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (41.38%) PCI DSS
2 8 (13.79%) QA
3 4 (6.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Nessus
1 12 (20.69%) WSUS
2 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Satellite
3 10 (17.24%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Puppet
4 1 (1.72%) SELinux
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (44.83%) VMware
3 12 (20.69%) Qualys
4 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
5 10 (17.24%) NetApp
6 6 (10.34%) Citrix
7 5 (8.62%) EMC
7 5 (8.62%) Kofax
8 4 (6.90%) Blue Prism
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco
9 2 (3.45%) Cognizant
9 2 (3.45%) HP