Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 802 874 902
Rank change year-on-year +72 +28 +31
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 305 337 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 248 289 234
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,625 £72,500 £73,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +4.11% +4.29%

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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 136,091 162,843 157,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.70% 91.83% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 106,722 132,107 129,422
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in the UK

Software Deployment
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Deployment in the UK

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Deployment over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +45 296 £42,500 -5.56% 12
UK excluding London +44 161 £37,500 -1.32% 7
London +41 135 £52,500 -4.55% 6
South East +78 61 £45,000 +7.14%
North of England -7 43 £32,500 -8.45% 4
South West +32 23 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +27 21 £37,500 -11.76% 3
North West -19 20 £28,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +88 19 £30,000 -33.33%
Midlands +39 12 £26,500 -39.43% 2
West Midlands +44 9 £26,500 -31.61% 2
East Midlands +31 3 £55,000 -
Scotland -1 3 £42,439 -15.12% 1
North East +24 2 £32,500 +18.18%

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT jobs citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 170 (55.74%) Windows
2 136 (44.59%) Microsoft
3 101 (33.11%) Active Directory
4 81 (26.56%) Linux
5 75 (24.59%) Microsoft Office
6 73 (23.93%) SCCM
7 62 (20.33%) ITIL
7 62 (20.33%) Python
8 57 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
8 57 (18.69%) DevOps
8 57 (18.69%) Windows 10
8 57 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
9 55 (18.03%) SQL
10 54 (17.70%) Bash Shell
11 52 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 52 (17.05%) Office 365
12 51 (16.72%) Unix
13 48 (15.74%) Windows Server
14 47 (15.41%) Firewall
14 47 (15.41%) Windows 7
15 44 (14.43%) Configuration Management
16 43 (14.10%) SQL Server
16 43 (14.10%) PowerShell
17 41 (13.44%) Finance
18 40 (13.11%) VMware
19 38 (12.46%) Docker
20 36 (11.80%) Migration
20 36 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (11.80%) Project Management
21 35 (11.48%) Security Cleared

Software Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 28 (9.18%) IIS
2 24 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.93%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.61%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.28%) Apache
6 8 (2.62%) nginx
6 8 (2.62%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (1.64%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.31%) JBoss
9 4 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.66%) Confluence
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 75 (24.59%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.97%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Infor SunSystems
1 3 (0.98%) Maximo
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 57 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (17.05%) Office 365
3 20 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (4.92%) SaaS
5 13 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (2.95%) Serverless
7 8 (2.62%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (2.62%) G Suite
8 7 (2.30%) PaaS
9 6 (1.97%) IaaS
9 6 (1.97%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.33%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 47 (15.41%) Firewall
2 22 (7.21%) LAN
3 21 (6.89%) VPN
4 19 (6.23%) DNS
5 18 (5.90%) TCP/IP
6 16 (5.25%) SSL
6 16 (5.25%) VoIP
7 14 (4.59%) WAN
8 13 (4.26%) HTTP
8 13 (4.26%) SAN
8 13 (4.26%) VLAN
9 12 (3.93%) DHCP
9 12 (3.93%) Network Security
10 10 (3.28%) Skype
11 9 (2.95%) NAS
11 9 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (2.95%) Wireless
12 7 (2.30%) Internet
13 6 (1.97%) SSH
14 5 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.21%) MySQL
3 12 (3.93%) Couchbase
4 9 (2.95%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.97%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.64%) KDB
6 5 (1.64%) Kdb+
6 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (1.64%) Tick Data
7 4 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.31%) Big Data
7 4 (1.31%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.98%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (6.89%) Git (software)
1 21 (6.89%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.26%) Selenium
3 9 (2.95%) MSI
4 8 (2.62%) AdminStudio
5 7 (2.30%) JIRA
5 7 (2.30%) Trac
6 6 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.97%) Robot Framework
7 4 (1.31%) Codeship
8 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.33%) Gradle
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) Maven
9 1 (0.33%) Travis CI
General
1 41 (13.44%) Finance
2 13 (4.26%) Aerospace
2 13 (4.26%) Retail
3 8 (2.62%) Publishing
3 8 (2.62%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.30%) Front Office
4 7 (2.30%) Military
5 4 (1.31%) Banking
5 4 (1.31%) Marketing
6 3 (0.98%) Law
6 3 (0.98%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (12.13%) Analyst
2 26 (8.52%) Team Leader
3 25 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (8.20%) Support Analyst
4 24 (7.87%) IT Support
5 23 (7.54%) Desktop Support
5 23 (7.54%) Support Engineer
5 23 (7.54%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (5.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (5.57%) Support Technician
7 15 (4.92%) Developer
7 15 (4.92%) SCCM Engineer
8 14 (4.59%) IT Engineer
8 14 (4.59%) IT Technician
9 13 (4.26%) Consultant
10 11 (3.61%) Deployment Engineer
10 11 (3.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 11 (3.61%) Software Deployment Engineer
11 10 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support Technician
11 10 (3.28%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.85%) Web Services
2 18 (5.90%) .NET
3 15 (4.92%) Software Packaging
4 13 (4.26%) XML
5 12 (3.93%) Node.js
6 8 (2.62%) CGI
6 8 (2.62%) HTML
6 8 (2.62%) RESTful
7 7 (2.30%) JSON
8 6 (1.97%) Apache NiFi
8 6 (1.97%) XML Schema
9 5 (1.64%) Hibernate
9 5 (1.64%) J2EE
9 5 (1.64%) LDAP
9 5 (1.64%) Spring
10 4 (1.31%) JMS
10 4 (1.31%) jQuery
10 4 (1.31%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.23%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.25%) Public Cloud
4 14 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (3.61%) Fixed Income
8 10 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (3.28%) NHS
9 9 (2.95%) CCTV
9 9 (2.95%) Smartphone
9 9 (2.95%) Video\Live Streaming
10 8 (2.62%) Driving Licence
10 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Licensing
11 7 (2.30%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.97%) Equities
13 5 (1.64%) Fat Client
13 5 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.64%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 170 (55.74%) Windows
2 81 (26.56%) Linux
3 57 (18.69%) Windows 10
4 51 (16.72%) Unix
5 48 (15.74%) Windows Server
6 47 (15.41%) Windows 7
7 29 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (6.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (6.23%) Windows XP
10 18 (5.90%) Apple iOS
10 18 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (4.26%) Android
12 12 (3.93%) Windows 8
13 9 (2.95%) Ubuntu
13 9 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (2.62%) Debian
14 8 (2.62%) Mac OS X
15 7 (2.30%) AIX
16 6 (1.97%) CentOS
16 6 (1.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.33%) ITIL
2 57 (18.69%) DevOps
2 57 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (14.43%) Configuration Management
4 36 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (11.80%) Migration
4 36 (11.80%) Project Management
5 33 (10.82%) Test Automation
6 30 (9.84%) Software Engineering
7 28 (9.18%) Deployment Automation
7 28 (9.18%) Microservices
8 26 (8.52%) Mentoring
9 25 (8.20%) Change Management
10 24 (7.87%) Line Management
11 23 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (6.89%) Antivirus Management
12 21 (6.89%) Computer Science
12 21 (6.89%) Customer Requirements
13 20 (6.56%) Analytics
13 20 (6.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (20.33%) Python
2 55 (18.03%) SQL
3 54 (17.70%) Bash Shell
4 43 (14.10%) PowerShell
5 33 (10.82%) Java
6 21 (6.89%) Perl
7 19 (6.23%) C#
8 17 (5.57%) VBScript
9 15 (4.92%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.26%) VB
11 11 (3.61%) C++
12 10 (3.28%) C
12 10 (3.28%) JavaScript
12 10 (3.28%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.28%) VBA
13 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.98%) Delphi
15 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.33%) Ada
16 1 (0.33%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 35 (11.48%) Degree
1 35 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 28 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (5.57%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.59%) MCSE
5 12 (3.93%) MCSA
6 11 (3.61%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (2.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (2.62%) Chartered Engineer
9 7 (2.30%) MCP
10 5 (1.64%) A+ Certification
10 5 (1.64%) APMP
10 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.98%) ACSP
12 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.66%) MOS
12 2 (0.66%) PMP
13 1 (0.33%) MCDST
13 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.49%) QA
2 20 (6.56%) SLA
3 4 (1.31%) Def Stans
3 4 (1.31%) DO-178B
3 4 (1.31%) IEC 61508
4 3 (0.98%) GDPR
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (33.11%) Active Directory
2 38 (12.46%) Docker
3 32 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.93%) BitLocker
5 10 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (2.95%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.97%) Firmware
8 3 (0.98%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.33%) vSphere
9 1 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 73 (23.93%) SCCM
2 27 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (8.52%) Kubernetes
4 24 (7.87%) Ansible
5 18 (5.90%) Puppet
5 18 (5.90%) WSUS
6 17 (5.57%) Microsoft Intune
7 14 (4.59%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (3.61%) Backup Exec
9 10 (3.28%) Terraform
9 10 (3.28%) WMI
10 9 (2.95%) vCenter Server
11 6 (1.97%) Ambari
11 6 (1.97%) SELinux
12 5 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.98%) Jamf Pro
14 2 (0.66%) Icinga
14 2 (0.66%) Nagios
15 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 136 (44.59%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.11%) VMware
3 28 (9.18%) Oracle
4 23 (7.54%) HP
5 17 (5.57%) Cisco
5 17 (5.57%) Google
6 16 (5.25%) Symantec
7 14 (4.59%) Apple
8 13 (4.26%) Veeam
9 12 (3.93%) NetApp
9 12 (3.93%) Red Hat
10 11 (3.61%) Dell
10 11 (3.61%) New Relic
10 11 (3.61%) Sun
11 10 (3.28%) Citrix
11 10 (3.28%) McAfee
12 9 (2.95%) Supermicro
13 8 (2.62%) AppDynamics
13 8 (2.62%) Autodesk
14 6 (1.97%) Ivanti