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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 705 769 739
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -30
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 161 106 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 123 78 106
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £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
38639 42772 46360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 41.02% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 35742 41238
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
England +66 148 £42,500 -5.55% 18
London +32 73 £47,500 - 8
East of England - 24 £75,000 - 3
Hertfordshire - 21 £75,000 - 2
South West -2 16 £37,500 -40.00% 1
City of London +10 14 £49,500 +7.02% 2
North West -3 14 £32,500 -21.21% 1
South East -22 14 £40,000 -15.78%
Rickmansworth - 12 £75,000 -
Bristol - 11 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +15 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Edinburgh +10 8 £45,000 - 1
Reading +2 7 £40,000 -33.33%
Berkshire -2 7 £40,000 -33.33%
Cheshire -5 7 - -
Warrington - 7 - -
Manchester - 6 £34,750 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £31,750 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £46,250 - 1
East Midlands +11 3 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £46,250 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +16 2 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Nottingham +10 2 £47,500 -26.92% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £29,750 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £60,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £35,000 -
Luton - 2 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 2 £29,750 -

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 235 (74.37%) Windows
2 184 (58.23%) SCCM
3 183 (57.91%) Microsoft
4 179 (56.65%) Citrix
5 148 (46.84%) Active Directory
6 146 (46.20%) Windows 7
7 134 (42.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 96 (30.38%) VMware
9 88 (27.85%) Finance
10 87 (27.53%) XenApp
11 86 (27.22%) PowerShell
12 83 (26.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 75 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 74 (23.42%) MSI
15 68 (21.52%) XenDesktop
16 60 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
16 60 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
17 58 (18.35%) MS Exchange
18 53 (16.77%) Windows 8
19 52 (16.46%) ITIL
20 51 (16.14%) MS Excel
20 51 (16.14%) DNS
21 46 (14.56%) MCSE
21 46 (14.56%) Lync
22 42 (13.29%) MS Office
23 38 (12.03%) SQL
23 38 (12.03%) LANDesk
24 37 (11.71%) SCOM
24 37 (11.71%) SQL Server
25 35 (11.08%) vSphere

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (18.35%) MS Exchange
2 46 (14.56%) Lync
3 26 (8.23%) SharePoint
4 24 (7.59%) MQSeries
4 24 (7.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (7.59%) WebLogic
4 24 (7.59%) WebSphere
4 24 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (5.70%) Office Communications Server
6 16 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (3.48%) IIS
9 10 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.27%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.63%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 51 (16.14%) MS Excel
2 42 (13.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.16%) Office 365
2 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 51 (16.14%) DNS
2 32 (10.13%) DHCP
3 23 (7.28%) SSL
4 18 (5.70%) NetScaler
5 16 (5.06%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.75%) WAN
6 15 (4.75%) LAN
7 13 (4.11%) VPN
8 10 (3.16%) SAN
8 10 (3.16%) Firewall
9 9 (2.85%) IP Telephony
10 7 (2.22%) VoIP
11 6 (1.90%) Internet
11 6 (1.90%) Wireless
12 4 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
13 3 (0.95%) SMTP
14 2 (0.63%) FTP
14 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.59%) DB2
2 24 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 74 (23.42%) MSI
2 30 (9.49%) InstallShield
2 30 (9.49%) AdminStudio
3 5 (1.58%) Wise Package Studio
4 4 (1.27%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.32%) InstallAnywhere
5 1 (0.32%) FinalBuilder
5 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.32%) Subversion
5 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (27.85%) Finance
2 32 (10.13%) Banking
3 25 (7.91%) Law
4 12 (3.80%) Back Office
5 10 (3.16%) Legal
6 4 (1.27%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.27%) Marketing
7 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (19.30%) Analyst
2 55 (17.41%) Architect
3 44 (13.92%) Consultant
3 44 (13.92%) Applications Packager
4 24 (7.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 22 (6.96%) Support Analyst
6 20 (6.33%) Support Engineer
6 20 (6.33%) Technical Consultant
7 19 (6.01%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.70%) Technical Architect
9 15 (4.75%) Senior Consultant
9 15 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (4.75%) Enterprise Architect
10 14 (4.43%) Lead Technical Architect
10 14 (4.43%) Lead Architect
11 13 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
12 12 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
12 12 (3.80%) Technical Support
12 12 (3.80%) SCCM Specialist
13 11 (3.48%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.91%) XML
2 24 (7.59%) JMS
2 24 (7.59%) Web Services
2 24 (7.59%) Spring
2 24 (7.59%) RESTful
3 14 (4.43%) Software Packaging
4 8 (2.53%) Middleware
5 3 (0.95%) .NET
6 2 (0.63%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.54%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.59%) PKI
2 24 (7.59%) Open Source
3 16 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.43%) SWIFT
4 14 (4.43%) Clustering
5 13 (4.11%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.16%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.53%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.58%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.58%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.27%) PDA
11 3 (0.95%) Derivative
12 2 (0.63%) CMDB
12 2 (0.63%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.63%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 235 (74.37%) Windows
2 146 (46.20%) Windows 7
3 83 (26.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (16.77%) Windows 8
6 26 (8.23%) Windows XP
7 19 (6.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.90%) Linux
9 3 (0.95%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.63%) UNIX
10 2 (0.63%) Android
10 2 (0.63%) Solaris
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (16.46%) ITIL
2 23 (7.28%) Migration
3 22 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (5.38%) Waterfall
6 16 (5.06%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (4.75%) Document Management
7 15 (4.75%) Service Delivery
7 15 (4.75%) Change Management
8 13 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (3.48%) Project Management
9 11 (3.48%) Asset Management
9 11 (3.48%) Incident Management
10 10 (3.16%) BCP
10 10 (3.16%) CRM
11 9 (2.85%) Service Management
11 9 (2.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (2.53%) Software Architecture
12 8 (2.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (27.22%) PowerShell
2 38 (12.03%) SQL
3 32 (10.13%) VBScript
4 24 (7.59%) Java
5 21 (6.65%) VB
6 7 (2.22%) C
7 2 (0.63%) C++
8 1 (0.32%) C#
8 1 (0.32%) Perl
8 1 (0.32%) Python
8 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (14.56%) MCSE
3 26 (8.23%) Citrix Certification
3 26 (8.23%) Degree
4 22 (6.96%) MCSA
5 15 (4.75%) MCITP
6 13 (4.11%) CCA
6 13 (4.11%) MCP
7 11 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (3.48%) CCAA
8 10 (3.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (2.85%) CCIA
9 9 (2.85%) CCEA
10 7 (2.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.90%) HND
11 6 (1.90%) MCTS
11 6 (1.90%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.58%) CHFI
12 5 (1.58%) CCEE
13 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.43%) ISO 8583
2 13 (4.11%) SLA
3 12 (3.80%) QA
4 7 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 148 (46.84%) Active Directory
2 134 (42.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 87 (27.53%) XenApp
4 75 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 68 (21.52%) XenDesktop
6 35 (11.08%) vSphere
7 29 (9.18%) Hyper-V
8 7 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (1.58%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.27%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.63%) UAG
13 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.32%) XenServer
13 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 184 (58.23%) SCCM
2 37 (11.71%) SCOM
3 27 (8.54%) WSUS
4 25 (7.91%) AppDNA
5 8 (2.53%) WMI
6 7 (2.22%) SCVMM
6 7 (2.22%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.22%) XenMobile
7 6 (1.90%) ZENworks
8 5 (1.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.63%) EdgeSight
11 1 (0.32%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.32%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 183 (57.91%) Microsoft
2 179 (56.65%) Citrix
3 96 (30.38%) VMware
4 38 (12.03%) LANDesk
5 34 (10.76%) AppSense
6 27 (8.54%) IBM
7 26 (8.23%) Symantec
8 25 (7.91%) Oracle
9 24 (7.59%) TIBCO
10 20 (6.33%) Cisco
11 18 (5.70%) HP
12 12 (3.80%) Altiris
13 9 (2.85%) Dell
14 7 (2.22%) Novell
14 7 (2.22%) Wyse
15 6 (1.90%) Apple
15 6 (1.90%) EMC
16 4 (1.27%) NetApp
16 4 (1.27%) Remedy
16 4 (1.27%) McAfee
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Serco Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package (15%
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Salary: Competitive
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