Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 325 303
Rank change year-on-year +31 -22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 22 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 8
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £27,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -11.48% -18.67%
10th Percentile £31,875 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,350 £43,525 £33,225
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +2.63%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8953 10196 9559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.92% 89.21% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7236 7971 7905
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Software Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Software Deployment in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Deployment in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Deployment in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +32 15 £37,500 +15.38%
Coventry - 3 £67,500 -
Staffordshire +14 1 £35,000 +52.17%
Solihull - 1 £24,000 -
Software Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Deployment 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) SCCM
2 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (59.09%) Windows 7
3 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
4 12 (54.55%) MSI
4 12 (54.55%) InstallShield
4 12 (54.55%) VBScript
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (54.55%) AppSense
4 12 (54.55%) Application Packaging
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (54.55%) Security Patching
4 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
4 12 (54.55%) Personalization
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.64%) JIRA
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (13.64%) Dell

Software Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (9.09%) Confluence
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
1 2 (9.09%) Skype
1 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) InstallShield
1 12 (54.55%) MSI
2 3 (13.64%) GoCD
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Applications Packager
2 12 (54.55%) Deployment Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Environment Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows 7
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Android
4 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
3 12 (54.55%) Application Packaging
3 12 (54.55%) Personalization
3 12 (54.55%) Security Patching
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Break/Fix
8 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
8 1 (4.55%) Runbook
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery Management
8 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 12 (54.55%) VBScript
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) AppSense
4 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 2 (9.09%) Acronis
5 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
5 2 (9.09%) Wyse
6 1 (4.55%) ANSYS
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) LANDesk