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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Distribution
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 920 869
Rank change year-on-year +110 -51  
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 42 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.029% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.032% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 68
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +40.62%  

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 76116 92469 93160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.57% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62627 76549 75387
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Software Distribution as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Distribution in the UK

Software Distribution
Top 17 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 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
England +79 32 £41,000 +6.49% 4
London +76 16 £28,500 +14.00% 2
South West +37 11 £50,000 +85.18%
Heathrow - 7 £28,500 -
Bristol +5 6 £62,500 +131.48%
Glasgow - 6 £36,513 - 1
Scotland - 6 £36,513 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 -
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 -
South East +49 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire +40 2 - -
Surrey +35 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Bracknell +18 2 - -
Woking +4 1 £47,500 -2.56%
Wembley - 1 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 43 (58.11%) Microsoft
2 40 (54.05%) Windows
3 32 (43.24%) SCCM
4 29 (39.19%) Degree
5 25 (33.78%) ITIL
6 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
7 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
8 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
9 18 (24.32%) Computer Science
9 18 (24.32%) Windows 7
9 18 (24.32%) Migration
10 17 (22.97%) MS Office
10 17 (22.97%) Patch Management
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (18.92%) MCSE
12 14 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (18.92%) Compatibility Testing
13 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (17.57%) Finance
13 13 (17.57%) Management Information System
13 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
13 13 (17.57%) Citrix
14 12 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (13.51%) Software Packaging
15 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
15 10 (13.51%) Application Virtualisation

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 6 (8.11%) Apache Spark
1 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.76%) Apache Pig
2 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.97%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.81%) Office 365
4 5 (6.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.76%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.76%) IaaS
4 5 (6.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (8.11%) Wireless
3 5 (6.76%) DHCP
3 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 5 (6.76%) Unified Communications
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.05%) LAN
4 3 (4.05%) SMS
5 2 (2.70%) NAS
5 2 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (2.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.35%) Firewall
6 1 (1.35%) Skype
6 1 (1.35%) SSL
6 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) MS Access
3 6 (8.11%) Apache Hive
3 6 (8.11%) Big Data
3 6 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.76%) Flink
5 1 (1.35%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (1.35%) Impala
5 1 (1.35%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.11%) MSI
2 1 (1.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Games
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Billing
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) IT Support
2 14 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (16.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Desktop Support
4 10 (13.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) Architect
7 7 (9.46%) SCCM Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (8.11%) IT Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Applications Packager
9 5 (6.76%) Customer Support Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.76%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Software Packaging
2 8 (10.81%) .NET
3 6 (8.11%) Kafka
4 5 (6.76%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (6.76%) NumPy
4 5 (6.76%) REST
4 5 (6.76%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 13 (17.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.81%) User Experience
5 7 (9.46%) Driving Licence
6 6 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (6.76%) Clustering
7 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
7 5 (6.76%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Windows 7
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.81%) Linux
4 8 (10.81%) Windows XP
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.76%) Unix
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Vista
7 4 (5.41%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) ITIL
2 18 (24.32%) Migration
3 17 (22.97%) Patch Management
4 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.92%) Compatibility Testing
5 12 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (13.51%) Application Virtualisation
7 9 (12.16%) Statistics
7 9 (12.16%) Time Management
8 8 (10.81%) Application Packaging
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (10.81%) IT Strategy
8 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.46%) Performance Management
9 7 (9.46%) Service Management
10 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.11%) Information Security
10 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.51%) C#
3 9 (12.16%) Java
3 9 (12.16%) Python
3 9 (12.16%) VB
4 8 (10.81%) PHP
4 8 (10.81%) VBA
5 6 (8.11%) Perl
6 5 (6.76%) Ruby
7 3 (4.05%) SQL
8 2 (2.70%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) Groovy
8 2 (2.70%) Scala
8 2 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) Degree
2 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
3 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (18.92%) MCSE
5 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.46%) MCP
7 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.70%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.70%) CCNA
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
8 2 (2.70%) MCITP
8 2 (2.70%) MCTS
9 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.11%) Apache Flume
3 6 (8.11%) Docker
4 3 (4.05%) DFS Replication
4 3 (4.05%) Firmware
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.35%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (43.24%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (6.76%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.76%) Mesos
2 5 (6.76%) SCOM
3 3 (4.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (2.70%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.70%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (58.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Citrix
3 8 (10.81%) Avaya
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) HP
5 5 (6.76%) Splunk
5 5 (6.76%) VMware
6 4 (5.41%) Apple
6 4 (5.41%) Cisco
7 3 (4.05%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.70%) Altiris
8 2 (2.70%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.70%) Sophos
9 1 (1.35%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.35%) Dell
9 1 (1.35%) Google
9 1 (1.35%) Informatica
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) Wyse
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