The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 700 772 675
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -97
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 183 135 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.29% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 152 115 164
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £34,750 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Application Packaging
Salary Trend

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

Application Packaging Salary Trend in the UK

Application Packaging
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Application Packaging over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Application Packaging Salary Histogram in the UK

Application Packaging
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
England +78 177 £50,000 +17.64% 13
London +104 98 £52,500 +13.51% 6
South East 0 31 £39,000 -14.28% 1
City of London +41 18 £52,500 -4.54%
West Yorkshire +30 17 £38,750 +11.51%
Leeds +23 17 £38,750 +11.51%
Yorkshire +4 17 £38,750 +10.71%
South West -9 12 £40,000 -36.00%
East of England +20 11 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Berkshire +5 10 £31,671 -54.43%
Bristol - 10 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +2 8 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Surrey +19 7 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Reading -4 7 £23,341 -65.42%
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £55,000 +8.91%
High Wycombe -3 6 £55,000 +8.91%
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £53,750 - 1
Hampshire +1 5 £40,500 -0.61%
East Midlands +2 3 £34,500 +2.98%
West Sussex -3 3 £39,000 -14.28%
Crawley -6 3 £39,000 -14.28%
Edinburgh - 3 £32,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £40,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £34,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £34,500 -
Scotland - 3 £32,000 - 1
Staines - 2 £33,000 -
Wales +4 1 £18,000 -52.00%

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 258 (73.71%) Windows
2 208 (59.43%) SCCM
3 190 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 152 (43.43%) Windows 7
5 148 (42.29%) Active Directory
6 140 (40.00%) Citrix
7 115 (32.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 92 (26.29%) Finance
9 87 (24.86%) MSI
10 82 (23.43%) ITIL
11 81 (23.14%) VMware
12 74 (21.14%) PowerShell
13 72 (20.57%) XenApp
14 66 (18.86%) MS Excel
15 62 (17.71%) SQL Server
15 62 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 59 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
17 58 (16.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 58 (16.57%) MS Exchange
18 53 (15.14%) MCSE
18 53 (15.14%) Windows 8
19 52 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
20 48 (13.71%) SQL
20 48 (13.71%) InstallShield
21 43 (12.29%) Lync
22 42 (12.00%) SCOM
23 41 (11.71%) XenDesktop
23 41 (11.71%) DNS
24 39 (11.14%) MS Office
25 36 (10.29%) VBScript

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 58 (16.57%) MS Exchange
2 43 (12.29%) Lync
3 35 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 24 (6.86%) Office Communications Server
5 15 (4.29%) MQSeries
5 15 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (4.29%) WebLogic
5 15 (4.29%) WebSphere
6 14 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (2.57%) IIS
9 8 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.14%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle UPK
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 66 (18.86%) MS Excel
2 39 (11.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Eikon
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.29%) Office 365
2 9 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.29%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.71%) DNS
2 27 (7.71%) DHCP
3 26 (7.43%) TCP/IP
4 22 (6.29%) NetScaler
5 20 (5.71%) SSL
6 12 (3.43%) Firewall
7 10 (2.86%) IP Telephony
7 10 (2.86%) Internet
7 10 (2.86%) SAN
8 9 (2.57%) VPN
9 6 (1.71%) WAN
9 6 (1.71%) LAN
10 5 (1.43%) SMS
11 4 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.14%) Wireless
11 4 (1.14%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.14%) VoIP
12 3 (0.86%) SMTP
13 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.57%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.29%) Relational Database
2 15 (4.29%) DB2
3 13 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.29%) NonStop SQL
5 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 87 (24.86%) MSI
2 48 (13.71%) InstallShield
3 19 (5.43%) AdminStudio
4 5 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (1.43%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.29%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 92 (26.29%) Finance
2 32 (9.14%) Law
3 18 (5.14%) Banking
4 9 (2.57%) Back Office
4 9 (2.57%) Legal
5 4 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.14%) Marketing
6 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.57%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 61 (17.43%) Analyst
2 39 (11.14%) Architect
3 35 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 27 (7.71%) Consultant
5 25 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 23 (6.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 23 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (5.14%) Support Analyst
8 16 (4.57%) Deployment Engineer
8 16 (4.57%) SCCM Engineer
9 15 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.29%) Support Specialist
9 15 (4.29%) Applications Support
9 15 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.00%) Lead Architect
10 14 (4.00%) Lead Technical Architect
10 14 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
10 14 (4.00%) Technical Architect
11 13 (3.71%) SCCM Specialist
11 13 (3.71%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.71%) XML
1 20 (5.71%) Spring
2 16 (4.57%) Web Services
3 15 (4.29%) RESTful
3 15 (4.29%) JMS
4 9 (2.57%) Middleware
5 6 (1.71%) Software Packaging
5 6 (1.71%) OCX
6 5 (1.43%) XSD
7 3 (0.86%) ODBC
8 2 (0.57%) COM
9 1 (0.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.29%) PKI
1 22 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 18 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.29%) Open Source
5 10 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.57%) SWIFT
6 9 (2.57%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.29%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.29%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.71%) CMDB
8 6 (1.71%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.43%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.43%) Clustering
10 4 (1.14%) Replication
11 3 (0.86%) Derivative
11 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.57%) iPhone
12 2 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 258 (73.71%) Windows
2 152 (43.43%) Windows 7
3 59 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (15.14%) Windows 8
5 52 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (9.14%) Windows XP
7 31 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (6.00%) Linux
9 16 (4.57%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.71%) UNIX
11 4 (1.14%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.57%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.29%) Android
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (23.43%) ITIL
2 35 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 33 (9.43%) Service Delivery
4 23 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (5.71%) Project Management
6 19 (5.43%) Migration
7 18 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (4.57%) TOGAF
8 16 (4.57%) Service Management
9 14 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (4.00%) Change Management
9 14 (4.00%) ITSM
10 13 (3.71%) Waterfall
10 13 (3.71%) Validation
10 13 (3.71%) Incident Management
11 12 (3.43%) Document Management
12 11 (3.14%) Asset Management
13 9 (2.57%) PRINCE2
13 9 (2.57%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (2.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.14%) PowerShell
2 48 (13.71%) SQL
3 36 (10.29%) VBScript
4 23 (6.57%) Java
5 20 (5.71%) VB
6 8 (2.29%) C
7 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (16.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (15.14%) MCSE
3 29 (8.29%) MCSA
4 20 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.57%) Degree
6 15 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (4.00%) MCP
8 12 (3.43%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (3.14%) SC Cleared
10 10 (2.86%) MCITP
11 8 (2.29%) CCA
12 7 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.71%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.43%) CHFI
15 3 (0.86%) MCTS
15 3 (0.86%) CCEE
16 2 (0.57%) VCP5
17 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 1 (0.29%) CCIA
17 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.57%) SLA
2 14 (4.00%) ISO 8583
3 13 (3.71%) QA
4 11 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (42.29%) Active Directory
2 115 (32.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 72 (20.57%) XenApp
4 62 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (11.71%) XenDesktop
6 24 (6.86%) Hyper-V
7 22 (6.29%) vSphere
8 15 (4.29%) XenServer
8 15 (4.29%) Terminal Server
9 13 (3.71%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 10 (2.86%) MetaFrame
11 6 (1.71%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.86%) UAG
12 3 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.86%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.29%) Firmware
14 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 208 (59.43%) SCCM
2 42 (12.00%) SCOM
3 23 (6.57%) WSUS
4 14 (4.00%) AppDNA
5 13 (3.71%) EdgeSight
5 13 (3.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (2.57%) BMC Marimba
7 8 (2.29%) Ansible
7 8 (2.29%) Salt
7 8 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.00%) ZENworks
8 7 (2.00%) WMI
8 7 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (1.71%) BladeLogic
10 4 (1.14%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.57%) Puppet
12 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 190 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 140 (40.00%) Citrix
3 81 (23.14%) VMware
4 29 (8.29%) AppSense
5 23 (6.57%) Symantec
5 23 (6.57%) Oracle
5 23 (6.57%) Altiris
6 22 (6.29%) HP
7 18 (5.14%) Cisco
8 16 (4.57%) IBM
9 15 (4.29%) LANDesk
9 15 (4.29%) TIBCO
10 9 (2.57%) Apple
11 8 (2.29%) McAfee
12 6 (1.71%) Remedy
12 6 (1.71%) Dell
12 6 (1.71%) BMC
13 5 (1.43%) Novell
13 5 (1.43%) Reuters
14 4 (1.14%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £28455.00 - £38392.00 per annum + MB(New).1
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Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: benefits
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Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus + pension
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Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum
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