The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 122 107 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.31% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.38% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.80%
Application Packaging
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
854 783 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.41% 47.06% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 735 694 890
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Application Packaging
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the Cheshire region.

Application Packaging Salary Trend in Cheshire

Application Packaging
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 - -
Application Packaging
North West

Application Packaging
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging.

1 11 (55.00%) Software Packaging
2 9 (45.00%) MCITP
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) MCSE
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Change Control
3 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (30.00%) Remedy
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (20.00%) SMS
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (20.00%) MSI
4 4 (20.00%) SCCM
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Release Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Coordinator
3 7 (35.00%) Applications Packager
4 4 (20.00%) Software Packager
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Release Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (30.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Ruby
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
1 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCITP
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Citrix
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Remedy