The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Packager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank 307 315 320
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 7 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Average salary £53,500 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Applications Packager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10399 11318 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.53% 93.03% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8943 9838 10350
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Packager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Packager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the City of London region.

Applications Packager Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Packager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Applications Packager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) MSI
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (75.00%) SCCM
3 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 10 (50.00%) VB
5 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (45.00%) OCX
6 9 (45.00%) Application Packaging
6 9 (45.00%) VBScript
6 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) CA
7 7 (35.00%) InstallShield
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) VMware
9 5 (25.00%) Software Packaging
9 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
11 2 (10.00%) IIS
11 2 (10.00%) DHCP
11 2 (10.00%) DNS
11 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (10.00%) Clustering
11 2 (10.00%) AdminStudio
11 2 (10.00%) Symantec
11 2 (10.00%) WSUS
11 2 (10.00%) Banking

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MSI
2 7 (35.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (10.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) OCX
1 9 (45.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) VB
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (45.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) CA
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec