The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 226 219 217
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 16 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.094% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2572 2295 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.93% 42.99% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2333 2053 2256
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Application Packaging
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Application Packaging Salary Trend in the South West

Application Packaging
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Bristol - 14 £40,000 -
Somerset - 2 £34,500 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 32 (88.89%) SCCM
2 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
3 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 28 (77.78%) Citrix
4 27 (75.00%) Lync
5 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
5 25 (69.44%) SCOM
6 24 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
7 23 (63.89%) SQL
8 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
8 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
9 20 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (33.33%) ITIL
11 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
12 10 (27.78%) Document Management
12 10 (27.78%) Back Office
12 10 (27.78%) Finance
12 10 (27.78%) Law
13 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 6 (16.67%) Windows
14 6 (16.67%) Project Management
14 6 (16.67%) Service Management
15 3 (8.33%) VMware
15 3 (8.33%) MSI
15 3 (8.33%) XenApp
15 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
15 3 (8.33%) vSphere
15 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
16 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 27 (75.00%) Lync
2 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
3 24 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 10 (27.78%) Back Office
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
1 10 (27.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
2 22 (61.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Packager
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
4 10 (27.78%) Document Management
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) Content Management
6 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Practice Management
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) HND
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) XenApp
2 3 (8.33%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (88.89%) SCCM
2 25 (69.44%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (77.78%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Symantec