Software Deployment
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Software Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Deployment over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 677 819 883
Rank change year-on-year +142 +64 -189
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 145 182 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 118 138 186
10th Percentile £27,450 £34,425 £26,250
25th Percentile £34,500 £43,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.81% -12.50% +33.33%
75th Percentile £61,875 £69,688 £73,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,898 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -18.11% +9.20% +12.82%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Software Deployment is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,311 105,505 133,610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51,446 63,554 81,288
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,591 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +7.29%

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Software Deployment as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in the UK

Software Deployment
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Deployment.

Salary trend for Software Deployment in the UK

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Deployment over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Software Deployment in the UK

Software Deployment
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the UK over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England +192 134 £54,500 +3.81% 49
UK excluding London +113 98 £38,898 -18.11% 37
Work from Home +125 55 £57,500 +9.52% 29
London +131 45 £70,000 +21.74% 16
South East +65 29 £34,500 -27.37% 7
North of England +108 23 £57,500 +21.05% 12
West Midlands +76 19 £57,500 +109.09% 3
Midlands +70 19 £57,500 +109.09% 5
Yorkshire +116 14 £50,000 -16.67% 3
South West +19 12 £28,500 -34.86% 3
North West +52 9 £57,500 +85.48% 9
East of England +49 6 £37,500 -16.67% 8
Scotland -28 6 £21,897 -37.44% 2
Northern Ireland - 3 - - 1

Software Deployment
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (17.93%) Microsoft Exchange
2 21 (14.48%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.83%) IIS
4 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 83 (57.24%) Azure
2 46 (31.72%) Microsoft 365
3 37 (25.52%) Azure DevOps
4 24 (16.55%) Entra ID
5 23 (15.86%) AWS
6 10 (6.90%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (6.90%) Power Platform
7 8 (5.52%) PaaS
7 8 (5.52%) Serverless
8 6 (4.14%) Azure Functions
8 6 (4.14%) Azure Logic Apps
8 6 (4.14%) Power Automate
8 6 (4.14%) PowerApps
8 6 (4.14%) SaaS
9 5 (3.45%) GCP
10 4 (2.76%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (2.76%) OneDrive
11 3 (2.07%) Azure AKS
12 2 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.86%) Firewall
2 20 (13.79%) LAN
3 16 (11.03%) TCP/IP
3 16 (11.03%) VPN
4 15 (10.34%) DNS
5 11 (7.59%) Network Security
6 10 (6.90%) DHCP
6 10 (6.90%) VLAN
7 8 (5.52%) WAN
8 6 (4.14%) NetScaler
8 6 (4.14%) VoIP
9 4 (2.76%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.76%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (2.76%) SAN
9 4 (2.76%) SD-WAN
9 4 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.07%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (2.07%) Wireless
11 2 (1.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.90%) Power BI
3 5 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.38%) DynamoDB
5 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.38%) MySQL
5 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) Big Data
6 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Git
2 6 (4.14%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.45%) Selenium
4 4 (2.76%) AdminStudio
4 4 (2.76%) InstallShield
4 4 (2.76%) JIRA
4 4 (2.76%) MSI
4 4 (2.76%) Postman
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.38%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.38%) Hudson
6 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.69%) Robot Framework
General
1 64 (44.14%) Social Skills
2 36 (24.83%) Finance
3 16 (11.03%) Organisational Skills
4 11 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.21%) Aerospace
5 9 (6.21%) Law
6 6 (4.14%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (3.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.07%) Marketing
10 2 (1.38%) Banking
10 2 (1.38%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.38%) Legal
10 2 (1.38%) Retail
11 1 (0.69%) Electronics
11 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 35 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 25 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 21 (14.48%) Desktop Support
3 21 (14.48%) IT Support
4 19 (13.10%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (11.72%) IT Engineer
6 15 (10.34%) Technical Manager
6 15 (10.34%) Technical Project Manager
7 14 (9.66%) Analyst
7 14 (9.66%) Desktop Engineer
7 14 (9.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (8.28%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
8 12 (8.28%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 10 (6.90%) Software Manager
10 10 (6.90%) Software Project Manager
11 9 (6.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 9 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.38%) .NET
2 29 (20.00%) RESTful
3 25 (17.24%) SOAP
4 9 (6.21%) HTML
5 6 (4.14%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.14%) Node.js
6 5 (3.45%) HTML5
6 5 (3.45%) Playwright
6 5 (3.45%) React
7 4 (2.76%) .NET Core
7 4 (2.76%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.76%) CSS
7 4 (2.76%) Entity Framework
7 4 (2.76%) JSON
7 4 (2.76%) LINQ
7 4 (2.76%) Material-UI
7 4 (2.76%) Swagger
7 4 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.24%) Virtual Team
2 13 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.59%) Driving Licence
4 10 (6.90%) Product Ownership
5 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (4.14%) PKI
6 4 (2.76%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.76%) Shadow IT
7 3 (2.07%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.07%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.07%) Team-Oriented Environment
8 2 (1.38%) CMDB
8 2 (1.38%) IoT
9 1 (0.69%) Distributed Systems
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (40.00%) Windows
2 31 (21.38%) Windows 10
3 19 (13.10%) Linux
4 18 (12.41%) Windows 7
5 13 (8.97%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.14%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.76%) Android
8 3 (2.07%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.07%) Unix
8 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.69%) CentOS
9 1 (0.69%) Debian
9 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.69%) Agile
2 53 (36.55%) DevOps
3 40 (27.59%) Customer Requirements
4 36 (24.83%) Problem-Solving
5 35 (24.14%) Customer Service
6 34 (23.45%) SDLC
7 30 (20.69%) Computer Science
7 30 (20.69%) ITIL
7 30 (20.69%) Project Delivery
8 29 (20.00%) Project Management
9 25 (17.24%) Agile Project Management
9 25 (17.24%) Presales
9 25 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
9 25 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (14.48%) Software Testing
11 19 (13.10%) Software Engineering
12 16 (11.03%) CI/CD
12 16 (11.03%) Migration
13 15 (10.34%) Collaborative Working
14 13 (8.97%) Customer Experience
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.52%) PowerShell
2 31 (21.38%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.72%) Python
4 12 (8.28%) Bash
4 12 (8.28%) C#
5 10 (6.90%) Java
6 8 (5.52%) SQL
7 5 (3.45%) C++
7 5 (3.45%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.45%) VB
8 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.38%) Go
9 2 (1.38%) Perl
9 2 (1.38%) PHP
9 2 (1.38%) Ruby
9 2 (1.38%) Rust
10 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (35.17%) Security Cleared
2 42 (28.97%) SC Cleared
3 37 (25.52%) Degree
4 16 (11.03%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.14%) Azure Certification
7 4 (2.76%) CCIE
8 3 (2.07%) CCNA
8 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.69%) DICOM
System Software
1 52 (35.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.72%) Firmware
4 13 (8.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (7.59%) Docker
6 9 (6.21%) Hyper-V
7 7 (4.83%) XenApp
8 6 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (4.14%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (1.38%) pfSense
10 2 (1.38%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (24.14%) SCCM
2 16 (11.03%) Kubernetes
3 12 (8.28%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (8.28%) Terraform
4 11 (7.59%) Ansible
5 9 (6.21%) Puppet
6 4 (2.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.76%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.76%) Stealthwatch
6 4 (2.76%) WSUS
7 3 (2.07%) Dell DRAC
8 2 (1.38%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.38%) Grafana
8 2 (1.38%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.69%) Kustomize
9 1 (0.69%) Packer
9 1 (0.69%) SELinux
9 1 (0.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (45.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.79%) VMware
3 14 (9.66%) HP
4 10 (6.90%) Citrix
5 6 (4.14%) Cisco
5 6 (4.14%) Commvault
5 6 (4.14%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.45%) Acronis
6 5 (3.45%) Google
6 5 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.45%) Veeam
7 4 (2.76%) Autodesk
7 4 (2.76%) Splunk
8 2 (1.38%) Aruba
8 2 (1.38%) F5
8 2 (1.38%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.38%) Sophos
8 2 (1.38%) Veritas
9 1 (0.69%) Freshdesk
9 1 (0.69%) Remedy