The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 241 -
Permanent jobs citing PACS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.038% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.35% -28.80%  

PACS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2006 1979 2036
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.86% 37.77% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1641 1605
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PACS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing PACS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PACS in the South West

PACS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PACS in the South West.

Salary trend for PACS in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing PACS 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 West region with a requirement for PACS.

1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) DICOM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance

PACS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DICOM