The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Software Distribution skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Distribution
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 853 922
Rank change year-on-year -10 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 26 87 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.089% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.100% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 19 50 56
Median salary £24,000 £40,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.74% +26.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £58,875 £46,875
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £40,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -40.74% +35.00%  

Software Distribution is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Distribution in the UK

Software Distribution
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Distribution in the UK

Software Distribution
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Distribution over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Distribution in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +29 24 £24,000 -25.00% 2
UK excluding London -21 21 £24,000 -40.74%
North of England - 12 £24,000 -
South West - 6 £35,000 -
London +15 5 £55,000 +120.00% 2
Scotland -29 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Distribution also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 44 (64.71%) Windows
2 38 (55.88%) SCCM
3 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
4 30 (44.12%) ITIL
5 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
5 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (30.88%) Degree
7 19 (27.94%) Service Management
8 18 (26.47%) Patch Management
9 16 (23.53%) Citrix
9 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 15 (22.06%) Migration
10 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
11 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
11 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 14 (20.59%) ITSM
12 13 (19.12%) Apple
12 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
13 12 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (16.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 11 (16.18%) Compatibility Testing
15 10 (14.71%) User Experience
15 10 (14.71%) Finance
15 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
15 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
16 9 (13.24%) MCSE
16 9 (13.24%) Asset Management
16 9 (13.24%) Change Management

Software Distribution
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 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.82%) IBM Notes
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (8.82%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (8.82%) VoIP
2 6 (8.82%) VPN
3 5 (7.35%) Internet
4 4 (5.88%) Wireless
5 3 (4.41%) DHCP
5 3 (4.41%) DNS
6 2 (2.94%) LAN
6 2 (2.94%) SMS
6 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.47%) NAS
7 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) MS Access
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
2 1 (1.47%) Flink
2 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MSI
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Publishing
3 2 (2.94%) Billing
3 2 (2.94%) Games
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Desktop Support
2 12 (17.65%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) IT Support
4 9 (13.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (13.24%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) SCCM Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Deskside Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Software Packaging
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) COM
3 1 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.47%) Kafka
3 1 (1.47%) NumPy
3 1 (1.47%) REST
3 1 (1.47%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 10 (14.71%) User Experience
4 8 (11.76%) Driving Licence
5 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
5 6 (8.82%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.94%) Clustering
7 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.47%) PKI
8 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (64.71%) Windows
2 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.29%) Unix
5 4 (5.88%) Linux
5 4 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 4 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) ITIL
2 19 (27.94%) Service Management
3 18 (26.47%) Patch Management
4 15 (22.06%) Migration
5 14 (20.59%) ITSM
6 12 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (16.18%) Compatibility Testing
8 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.24%) Asset Management
9 9 (13.24%) Change Management
10 8 (11.76%) Application Packaging
10 8 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.29%) Application Virtualisation
11 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
11 7 (10.29%) Statistics
11 7 (10.29%) Time Management
12 6 (8.82%) Information Security
12 6 (8.82%) Project Planning
12 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.76%) C#
3 6 (8.82%) PHP
3 6 (8.82%) VB
3 6 (8.82%) VBA
4 5 (7.35%) Python
5 4 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (2.94%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) Groovy
6 2 (2.94%) Scala
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Degree
2 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (13.24%) MCSE
5 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) MCP
8 2 (2.94%) MCITP
8 2 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
3 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Docker
4 1 (1.47%) Firmware
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (55.88%) SCCM
2 8 (11.76%) WSUS
3 6 (8.82%) IBM BigFix
4 2 (2.94%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.47%) Mesos
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.53%) Citrix
3 13 (19.12%) Apple
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco
5 6 (8.82%) Avaya
5 6 (8.82%) Lotus
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle
5 6 (8.82%) Remedy
5 6 (8.82%) Snow
6 3 (4.41%) HP
7 2 (2.94%) McAfee
7 2 (2.94%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.94%) Sophos
8 1 (1.47%) Altiris
8 1 (1.47%) Dell
8 1 (1.47%) Intel
8 1 (1.47%) Splunk
8 1 (1.47%) Symantec
8 1 (1.47%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) Wyse
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago