The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 237 226 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 14 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.21% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 0
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,424 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.23% -15.00%
Application Packaging
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2755 3253 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.80% 49.01% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2861 3375
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Application Packaging
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Application Packaging Salary Trend in the North West

Application Packaging
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Application Packaging Salary Histogram in the North West

Application Packaging
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Cheshire -8 7 - -
Manchester - 6 £34,750 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £20,500 - 1
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) SCCM
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) MSI
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) AppDNA
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (13.33%) SCOM
8 2 (13.33%) Kaspersky
8 2 (13.33%) vSphere
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SMTP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Lead Technical Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Lead Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (46.67%) AppDNA
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
3 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
3 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Kaspersky
4 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) McAfee