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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 734 745 706
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -39
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 162 150 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 98 147
Average salary £51,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.39% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,188 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
41844 45307 46894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.78% 40.89% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 35839 38894 41442
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +6 151 £51,500 +18.39% 21
London +26 91 £51,500 +14.44% 6
City of London +29 34 £53,000 +17.77% 3
South West +5 16 £40,000 - 8
Hertfordshire +4 16 £73,750 +80.98% 1
East of England -11 16 £73,750 +77.71% 2
South East -2 14 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Bristol - 14 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire -30 10 £60,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 9 £72,500 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 - 1
Leeds - 7 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Kent - 6 £67,500 - 2
Berkshire +22 4 - -
Surrey -15 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Reading +5 3 - -
Scotland +2 3 - - 2
Birmingham -23 3 £34,000 +13.33%
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
East Midlands +10 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire -31 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £36,750 -
Northampton - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry -10 1 £45,000 -
Dorset -13 1 - -
North West -18 1 £27,000 -28.00% 1

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 247 (75.30%) Windows
2 213 (64.94%) Citrix
3 203 (61.89%) Microsoft
4 185 (56.40%) SCCM
5 184 (56.10%) Active Directory
6 141 (42.99%) Microsoft App-V
7 126 (38.41%) Windows 7
8 106 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 101 (30.79%) XenApp
9 101 (30.79%) VMware
10 97 (29.57%) PowerShell
11 96 (29.27%) XenDesktop
12 94 (28.66%) MSI
13 82 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 76 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 69 (21.04%) VBScript
16 63 (19.21%) VB
16 63 (19.21%) Finance
17 62 (18.90%) AdminStudio
18 61 (18.60%) MS Excel
19 58 (17.68%) DNS
19 58 (17.68%) InstallShield
20 57 (17.38%) MS Exchange
21 56 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
22 48 (14.63%) Hyper-V
23 47 (14.33%) ITIL
24 46 (14.02%) NetScaler
25 44 (13.41%) Windows 8
26 42 (12.80%) SQL Server
27 41 (12.50%) MS Office

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 57 (17.38%) MS Exchange
2 38 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (10.37%) SharePoint
4 33 (10.06%) Lync
5 27 (8.23%) IIS
6 20 (6.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (4.27%) WebSphere
8 14 (4.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (4.27%) WebLogic
8 14 (4.27%) MQSeries
9 12 (3.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (2.74%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.52%) MS Project Server
12 5 (1.52%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 61 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 41 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (17.68%) DNS
2 46 (14.02%) NetScaler
3 36 (10.98%) DHCP
4 15 (4.57%) SAN
4 15 (4.57%) Internet
5 14 (4.27%) TCP/IP
6 13 (3.96%) LAN
6 13 (3.96%) WAN
7 11 (3.35%) SSL
7 11 (3.35%) Firewall
8 9 (2.74%) Wireless
8 9 (2.74%) VPN
9 8 (2.44%) IP Telephony
9 8 (2.44%) VoIP
10 4 (1.22%) NAS
11 3 (0.91%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.61%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (0.30%) Network Security
13 1 (0.30%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.27%) DB2
2 14 (4.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 94 (28.66%) MSI
2 62 (18.90%) AdminStudio
3 58 (17.68%) InstallShield
4 6 (1.83%) Wise Package Studio
5 5 (1.52%) FinalBuilder
5 5 (1.52%) MSBuild
5 5 (1.52%) Subversion
5 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.52%) InstallAnywhere
5 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (19.21%) Finance
2 41 (12.50%) Banking
3 22 (6.71%) Law
4 12 (3.66%) Legal
4 12 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.05%) Back Office
6 5 (1.52%) Marketing
7 4 (1.22%) Advertising
8 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (22.87%) Applications Packager
2 54 (16.46%) Analyst
3 44 (13.41%) Consultant
4 37 (11.28%) Architect
5 20 (6.10%) Desktop Support
5 20 (6.10%) Support Analyst
5 20 (6.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 17 (5.18%) Desktop Engineer
6 17 (5.18%) Citrix Consultant
7 16 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
8 15 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.57%) Technical Consultant
9 14 (4.27%) Senior Consultant
10 13 (3.96%) Applications Consultant
11 12 (3.66%) Support Engineer
11 12 (3.66%) Applications Support
12 11 (3.35%) Windows Engineer
13 10 (3.05%) SCCM Specialist
14 9 (2.74%) Microsoft Consultant
14 9 (2.74%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.79%) XML
2 17 (5.18%) Software Packaging
3 14 (4.27%) RESTful
3 14 (4.27%) Spring
3 14 (4.27%) JMS
3 14 (4.27%) Web Services
4 6 (1.83%) .NET
5 5 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.37%) Clustering
2 18 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.88%) PKI
4 14 (4.27%) Open Source
5 13 (3.96%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.05%) SWIFT
7 9 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.74%) Fat Client
7 9 (2.74%) Thin Client
8 7 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.22%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.22%) PDA
10 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.61%) Derivative
11 2 (0.61%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 247 (75.30%) Windows
2 126 (38.41%) Windows 7
3 106 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (13.41%) Windows 8
6 17 (5.18%) Windows XP
7 16 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.35%) Linux
9 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.61%) Android
10 2 (0.61%) Solaris
11 1 (0.30%) UNIX
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (14.33%) ITIL
2 26 (7.93%) Migration
3 19 (5.79%) Service Delivery
4 17 (5.18%) Change Management
5 15 (4.57%) Software Licensing
6 14 (4.27%) Compatibility Testing
6 14 (4.27%) Project Management
7 13 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.66%) Document Management
9 11 (3.35%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (3.05%) Incident Management
10 10 (3.05%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (3.05%) BCP
10 10 (3.05%) CRM
10 10 (3.05%) Software Distribution
11 9 (2.74%) Line Management
11 9 (2.74%) Waterfall
11 9 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (2.74%) PRINCE2
12 8 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (29.57%) PowerShell
2 69 (21.04%) VBScript
3 63 (19.21%) VB
4 31 (9.45%) SQL
5 14 (4.27%) Java
6 11 (3.35%) C
7 7 (2.13%) C#
8 6 (1.83%) C++
9 5 (1.52%) Perl
9 5 (1.52%) Python
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (12.50%) MCSE
3 38 (11.59%) Citrix Certification
4 29 (8.84%) Degree
5 23 (7.01%) CCA
6 19 (5.79%) MCSA
6 19 (5.79%) CCAA
7 16 (4.88%) CCEA
8 15 (4.57%) MCITP
9 13 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (3.35%) CCEE
11 10 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (2.74%) CCIA
13 8 (2.44%) MCTS
13 8 (2.44%) MCP
14 6 (1.83%) HND
15 5 (1.52%) CHFI
15 5 (1.52%) Security Cleared
16 4 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.27%) QA
2 12 (3.66%) SLA
3 10 (3.05%) ISO 8583
4 6 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 184 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 141 (42.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 101 (30.79%) XenApp
4 96 (29.27%) XenDesktop
5 76 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 48 (14.63%) Hyper-V
7 40 (12.20%) vSphere
8 20 (6.10%) VMware Workstation
9 18 (5.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (2.13%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.91%) XenServer
13 2 (0.61%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.30%) Firmware
14 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.30%) Xen
14 1 (0.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 185 (56.40%) SCCM
2 37 (11.28%) AppDNA
2 37 (11.28%) WSUS
3 28 (8.54%) SCOM
4 19 (5.79%) NetBackup
5 16 (4.88%) SCVMM
6 10 (3.05%) XenMobile
7 7 (2.13%) WMI
8 4 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.22%) Sysprep
9 3 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.61%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.30%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 213 (64.94%) Citrix
2 203 (61.89%) Microsoft
3 101 (30.79%) VMware
4 35 (10.67%) AppSense
5 28 (8.54%) HP
6 27 (8.23%) LANDesk
7 26 (7.93%) Symantec
8 21 (6.40%) Cisco
9 16 (4.88%) IBM
10 15 (4.57%) Oracle
11 14 (4.27%) TIBCO
12 10 (3.05%) Dell
13 9 (2.74%) EMC
14 8 (2.44%) Wyse
15 7 (2.13%) Altiris
16 5 (1.52%) Kaspersky
16 5 (1.52%) Nortel
16 5 (1.52%) Novell
17 4 (1.22%) NetApp
17 4 (1.22%) McAfee
Luton
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 7.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Ilford
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago