The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Packager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank 591 607 599
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 21 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.064% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.068% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 15
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,877 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,250 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Applications Packager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Packager
Salary Trend in London

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

Applications Packager Salary Trend in London

Applications Packager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Applications Packager Salary Histogram in London

Applications Packager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Packager within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
City of London +20 2 £53,500 +18.88%
Applications Packager
England

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 57 (91.94%) Windows
2 50 (80.65%) Application Packaging
3 40 (64.52%) Active Directory
4 36 (58.06%) Citrix
5 35 (56.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
7 33 (53.23%) SCCM
8 31 (50.00%) Windows 7
9 29 (46.77%) MSI
10 27 (43.55%) InstallShield
11 25 (40.32%) AdminStudio
12 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (33.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (33.87%) VMware
14 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
15 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (25.81%) VB
17 15 (24.19%) Software Packaging
17 15 (24.19%) vSphere
18 13 (20.97%) Finance
18 13 (20.97%) VMware Workstation
19 12 (19.35%) VBScript
20 11 (17.74%) Windows XP
20 11 (17.74%) DHCP
20 11 (17.74%) DNS
20 11 (17.74%) Symantec
20 11 (17.74%) Clustering
20 11 (17.74%) IIS
20 11 (17.74%) WSUS
21 10 (16.13%) Degree

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (17.74%) IIS
2 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (11.29%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) DHCP
1 11 (17.74%) DNS
2 8 (12.90%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 29 (46.77%) MSI
2 27 (43.55%) InstallShield
3 25 (40.32%) AdminStudio
4 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.84%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (4.84%) MSBuild
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Law
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
2 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (80.65%) Application Packaging
2 15 (24.19%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.61%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Clustering
2 6 (9.68%) Hedge funds
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (91.94%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (17.74%) Windows XP
6 9 (14.52%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (8.06%) Software Distribution
3 4 (6.45%) Software Licensing
3 4 (6.45%) IT Asset Management
3 4 (6.45%) Release Management
3 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
3 4 (6.45%) ITIL
3 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.23%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
2 16 (25.81%) VB
3 12 (19.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 40 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 35 (56.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 21 (33.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (24.19%) vSphere
5 13 (20.97%) VMware Workstation
6 9 (14.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (12.90%) XenDesktop
8 6 (9.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (53.23%) SCCM
2 11 (17.74%) WSUS
3 9 (14.52%) NetBackup
4 8 (12.90%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Citrix
2 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.87%) VMware
4 11 (17.74%) Symantec
5 6 (9.68%) LANDesk
6 5 (8.06%) Novell
7 1 (1.61%) CA