The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 746 637 720
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +83
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 158 240 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.56% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 141 187 130
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +22.07%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45358 43204 48402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.00% 39.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 37499 42868
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 July 2014 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 23 July 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
England -116 149 £45,000 -5.26% 24
London -101 62 £59,375 +18.75% 12
West Midlands -11 25 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South East -21 24 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Yorkshire -14 22 £40,000 +33.33% 5
South Yorkshire - 19 £40,000 - 2
Sheffield - 19 £40,000 - 2
North West +19 14 - -
Cheshire +11 14 - -
East Midlands +3 13 £62,500 +38.88%
City of London -45 13 £65,000 +23.80% 7
Staffordshire +2 11 £35,000 -22.22%
Surrey -2 10 £35,000 -7.89% 1
South West -6 8 £63,750 +30.76%
Derbyshire -11 8 - -
Shropshire - 8 - -
Berkshire +2 7 £62,500 +4.16%
Coventry -14 6 £37,500 -20.21% 2
Knutsford - 6 - -
Reading +1 5 £62,500 +4.16%
Wiltshire -6 5 £67,500 +28.57%
Northamptonshire - 4 £62,500 -
Northampton - 4 £62,500 -
Crawley +17 3 £45,500 +19.73%
Birmingham +7 3 £62,500 +47.05% 1
West Sussex 0 3 £45,500 +19.73%
Solihull -6 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Bristol -10 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Leeds -28 3 £34,750 +15.83%
West Yorkshire -29 3 £34,750 +15.83%

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 221 (79.21%) Windows
2 172 (61.65%) SCCM
3 158 (56.63%) Microsoft
4 154 (55.20%) Citrix
5 124 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 98 (35.13%) Windows 7
7 95 (34.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 94 (33.69%) MS Excel
9 88 (31.54%) MSI
10 86 (30.82%) VMware
11 83 (29.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 72 (25.81%) XenApp
13 68 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
14 63 (22.58%) XenDesktop
14 63 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
15 59 (21.15%) VBScript
16 57 (20.43%) PowerShell
17 56 (20.07%) VB
18 55 (19.71%) SQL Server
19 49 (17.56%) DNS
20 48 (17.20%) InstallShield
21 46 (16.49%) AdminStudio
22 40 (14.34%) Microsoft Certification
23 39 (13.98%) Hyper-V
24 38 (13.62%) Windows 8
25 37 (13.26%) MS Exchange
26 36 (12.90%) Finance
27 35 (12.54%) MS Office
27 35 (12.54%) SCOM
28 33 (11.83%) ITIL

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 37 (13.26%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.04%) SharePoint
3 24 (8.60%) IIS
4 21 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (5.38%) Lync
6 14 (5.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.08%) MS Project Server
11 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.72%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 94 (33.69%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.54%) MS Office
3 5 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.87%) Office 365
2 6 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (17.56%) DNS
2 32 (11.47%) NetScaler
3 24 (8.60%) SAN
4 21 (7.53%) DHCP
5 18 (6.45%) Internet
6 14 (5.02%) Firewall
7 11 (3.94%) TCP/IP
7 11 (3.94%) NAS
8 9 (3.23%) WAN
9 7 (2.51%) Wireless
10 6 (2.15%) VPN
11 5 (1.79%) VoIP
12 4 (1.43%) LAN
12 4 (1.43%) SMS
13 3 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.08%) IP Telephony
14 2 (0.72%) VLAN
14 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.72%) LDAP
14 2 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.72%) MS Access
5 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 88 (31.54%) MSI
2 48 (17.20%) InstallShield
3 46 (16.49%) AdminStudio
4 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.43%) FinalBuilder
5 4 (1.43%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.08%) InstallAnywhere
6 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.08%) Subversion
7 2 (0.72%) JIRA
7 2 (0.72%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.36%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 36 (12.90%) Finance
2 21 (7.53%) Banking
3 15 (5.38%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.23%) Law
5 5 (1.79%) Legal
6 3 (1.08%) Front Office
6 3 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (23.66%) Applications Packager
2 37 (13.26%) Consultant
3 34 (12.19%) Analyst
4 19 (6.81%) Applications Consultant
5 18 (6.45%) Citrix Consultant
6 17 (6.09%) Microsoft Consultant
7 16 (5.73%) Architect
8 15 (5.38%) Desktop Support
8 15 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 14 (5.02%) Desktop Engineer
10 13 (4.66%) Technical Specialist
10 13 (4.66%) Applications Support
11 12 (4.30%) Applications Specialist
12 11 (3.94%) Release Engineer
12 11 (3.94%) Deployment Engineer
13 10 (3.58%) SCCM Engineer
13 10 (3.58%) Support Engineer
13 10 (3.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 9 (3.23%) Coordinator
14 9 (3.23%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.30%) Software Packaging
2 5 (1.79%) .NET
3 3 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.68%) Clustering
2 12 (4.30%) Client/Server
3 10 (3.58%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.87%) PKI
5 7 (2.51%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.51%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.43%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.72%) Replication
8 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.72%) PDA
8 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.72%) CMDB
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) Social Media
9 1 (0.36%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 221 (79.21%) Windows
2 98 (35.13%) Windows 7
3 83 (29.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (13.62%) Windows 8
6 26 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.66%) Windows XP
8 12 (4.30%) Linux
9 5 (1.79%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (11.83%) ITIL
2 29 (10.39%) Migration
3 21 (7.53%) Service Delivery
4 17 (6.09%) Service Management
5 13 (4.66%) Project Management
6 11 (3.94%) Compatibility Testing
7 10 (3.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (3.58%) Software Distribution
8 8 (2.87%) Change Control
8 8 (2.87%) Incident Management
9 7 (2.51%) PRINCE2
9 7 (2.51%) Time Management
10 6 (2.15%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (2.15%) Build Automation
11 5 (1.79%) DNA
11 5 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (1.43%) ITSM
12 4 (1.43%) Workflow
12 4 (1.43%) Configuration Management
12 4 (1.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 59 (21.15%) VBScript
2 57 (20.43%) PowerShell
3 56 (20.07%) VB
4 27 (9.68%) SQL
5 9 (3.23%) Python
6 7 (2.51%) C
6 7 (2.51%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.15%) Ruby
8 5 (1.79%) C#
9 3 (1.08%) C++
9 3 (1.08%) Perl
10 2 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (14.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (11.83%) MCSE
3 27 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
4 20 (7.17%) CCA
5 17 (6.09%) MCITP
6 16 (5.73%) CCEA
6 16 (5.73%) CCAA
7 15 (5.38%) Security Cleared
8 14 (5.02%) Degree
9 11 (3.94%) MCSA
10 9 (3.23%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.15%) CCEE
12 5 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.08%) CCNA
13 3 (1.08%) MCTS
13 3 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.58%) SLA
2 6 (2.15%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 124 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 95 (34.05%) Microsoft App-V
3 72 (25.81%) XenApp
4 63 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (22.58%) XenDesktop
5 39 (13.98%) Hyper-V
6 18 (6.45%) vSphere
7 14 (5.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 14 (5.02%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (3.94%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.79%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.08%) UAG
10 3 (1.08%) XenServer
11 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.36%) Xen
12 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 172 (61.65%) SCCM
2 35 (12.54%) SCOM
3 30 (10.75%) AppDNA
4 22 (7.89%) SCVMM
4 22 (7.89%) WSUS
5 12 (4.30%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (1.08%) Sysprep
7 3 (1.08%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.08%) XenMobile
7 3 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.36%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 158 (56.63%) Microsoft
2 154 (55.20%) Citrix
3 86 (30.82%) VMware
4 27 (9.68%) Cisco
5 23 (8.24%) Symantec
6 22 (7.89%) HP
7 21 (7.53%) AppSense
8 16 (5.73%) Altiris
9 12 (4.30%) EMC
10 11 (3.94%) Dell
11 6 (2.15%) Remedy
12 4 (1.43%) McAfee
13 3 (1.08%) Nortel
13 3 (1.08%) Apple
13 3 (1.08%) Wyse
13 3 (1.08%) LANDesk
13 3 (1.08%) Kaspersky
14 2 (0.72%) Pega
14 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds
14 2 (0.72%) Fujitsu
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