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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 746 702 714
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +12
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 149 186 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.43% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 125 135 138
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,825 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%

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
42312 43594 46442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.11% 40.29% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35769 37801 40681
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -45 141 £50,000 +11.11% 16
London +3 96 £51,500 +14.44% 8
City of London +2 31 £53,500 +18.88% 7
South East -8 17 £52,500 +27.27% 1
West Midlands -22 11 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Yorkshire -35 7 £40,000 - 2
Kent +10 6 £67,500 +42.10%
Surrey 0 6 £52,500 +27.27%
South West -14 6 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Bristol - 6 £38,750 - 3
East of England -29 5 £65,000 +36.84%
Berkshire +4 4 - - 1
Birmingham -9 4 £38,250 +27.50% 1
Hertfordshire -11 4 £65,000 +46.06%
South Yorkshire -26 4 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £40,000 -
Reading -5 3 - - 1
Glasgow - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Wales +3 2 £19,500 -9.30% 1
East Midlands -6 2 - -
Coventry -7 2 £43,750 -16.66%
Rickmansworth - 2 £65,000 -
Northampton - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £47,500 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £32,500 -
South Wales +1 1 £19,500 -9.30% 1

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 242 (78.83%) Windows
2 199 (64.82%) Citrix
3 186 (60.59%) Microsoft
4 170 (55.37%) Active Directory
5 169 (55.05%) SCCM
6 124 (40.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 122 (39.74%) Windows 7
8 111 (36.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 104 (33.88%) VMware
10 96 (31.27%) XenDesktop
11 95 (30.94%) XenApp
12 88 (28.66%) PowerShell
13 85 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 80 (26.06%) MSI
15 78 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
16 73 (23.78%) VBScript
17 68 (22.15%) MS Excel
18 67 (21.82%) VB
19 62 (20.20%) AdminStudio
20 57 (18.57%) DNS
21 54 (17.59%) Hyper-V
22 50 (16.29%) InstallShield
23 48 (15.64%) Finance
24 45 (14.66%) SQL Server
24 45 (14.66%) MS Office
24 45 (14.66%) ITIL
25 44 (14.33%) Microsoft Certification
26 43 (14.01%) MS Exchange
27 41 (13.36%) NetScaler
28 40 (13.03%) Windows 8

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 43 (14.01%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (9.12%) SharePoint
4 26 (8.47%) IIS
5 21 (6.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 21 (6.84%) Lync
6 12 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (3.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.63%) MS Project Server
10 5 (1.63%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.98%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 68 (22.15%) MS Excel
2 45 (14.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (18.57%) DNS
2 41 (13.36%) NetScaler
3 31 (10.10%) DHCP
4 17 (5.54%) WAN
4 17 (5.54%) Internet
5 15 (4.89%) SAN
6 14 (4.56%) LAN
7 11 (3.58%) TCP/IP
7 11 (3.58%) Firewall
8 10 (3.26%) Wireless
9 9 (2.93%) VPN
10 8 (2.61%) VoIP
11 7 (2.28%) NAS
12 5 (1.63%) IP Telephony
13 3 (0.98%) SSL
14 2 (0.65%) Structured Cabling
15 1 (0.33%) SMS
15 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
15 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (0.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.98%) DB2
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 80 (26.06%) MSI
2 62 (20.20%) AdminStudio
3 50 (16.29%) InstallShield
4 6 (1.95%) Wise Package Studio
5 5 (1.63%) FinalBuilder
5 5 (1.63%) MSBuild
5 5 (1.63%) Subversion
5 5 (1.63%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.63%) InstallAnywhere
5 5 (1.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (15.64%) Finance
2 37 (12.05%) Banking
3 13 (4.23%) Law
4 12 (3.91%) Legal
4 12 (3.91%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.61%) Back Office
6 5 (1.63%) Marketing
7 4 (1.30%) Advertising
8 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 78 (25.41%) Applications Packager
2 49 (15.96%) Consultant
3 38 (12.38%) Analyst
4 28 (9.12%) Architect
5 23 (7.49%) Citrix Consultant
6 20 (6.51%) Desktop Support
7 19 (6.19%) Applications Consultant
8 16 (5.21%) Applications Specialist
9 15 (4.89%) Support Analyst
9 15 (4.89%) Desktop Engineer
9 15 (4.89%) Microsoft Consultant
10 14 (4.56%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
12 12 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.91%) Applications Support
13 11 (3.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 11 (3.58%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.58%) Windows Engineer
14 10 (3.26%) Technical Specialist
15 9 (2.93%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.17%) Software Packaging
2 8 (2.61%) XML
3 6 (1.95%) .NET
4 3 (0.98%) Web Services
4 3 (0.98%) RESTful
4 3 (0.98%) JMS
4 3 (0.98%) Middleware
4 3 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.07%) Clustering
2 13 (4.23%) Blackberry
3 8 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.61%) PKI
4 7 (2.28%) Fat Client
4 7 (2.28%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.95%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.30%) Smartcard
6 4 (1.30%) PDA
7 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.98%) Open Source
7 3 (0.98%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.65%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.65%) Derivative
8 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.65%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 242 (78.83%) Windows
2 122 (39.74%) Windows 7
3 111 (36.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 85 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (13.03%) Windows 8
6 18 (5.86%) Windows XP
7 16 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (3.91%) Linux
9 2 (0.65%) Android
9 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.65%) UNIX
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (14.66%) ITIL
2 28 (9.12%) Migration
3 23 (7.49%) Service Delivery
4 15 (4.89%) Project Management
5 14 (4.56%) Software Licensing
6 13 (4.23%) Compatibility Testing
6 13 (4.23%) Service Management
6 13 (4.23%) Change Management
7 10 (3.26%) CRM
7 10 (3.26%) Document Management
7 10 (3.26%) Incident Management
7 10 (3.26%) Software Distribution
8 9 (2.93%) PRINCE2
9 8 (2.61%) BCP
9 8 (2.61%) Line Management
9 8 (2.61%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (2.61%) Time Management
10 7 (2.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (2.28%) Change Control
10 7 (2.28%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (28.66%) PowerShell
2 73 (23.78%) VBScript
3 67 (21.82%) VB
4 27 (8.79%) SQL
5 9 (2.93%) Python
6 7 (2.28%) C#
7 6 (1.95%) C++
7 6 (1.95%) C
8 5 (1.63%) Perl
9 4 (1.30%) Ruby
9 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (14.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (11.73%) MCSE
3 35 (11.40%) Citrix Certification
4 28 (9.12%) Degree
4 28 (9.12%) CCA
5 25 (8.14%) CCAA
6 22 (7.17%) CCEA
7 17 (5.54%) MCSA
8 13 (4.23%) MCITP
9 10 (3.26%) CCEE
10 9 (2.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (2.61%) Security Cleared
12 7 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.28%) MCTS
13 5 (1.63%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.63%) HND
14 3 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.98%) CCIA
15 2 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.91%) QA
2 11 (3.58%) SLA
3 3 (0.98%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 170 (55.37%) Active Directory
2 124 (40.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 96 (31.27%) XenDesktop
4 95 (30.94%) XenApp
5 78 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 54 (17.59%) Hyper-V
7 38 (12.38%) vSphere
8 20 (6.51%) VMware Workstation
9 18 (5.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 10 (3.26%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.65%) XenServer
14 1 (0.33%) UAG
14 1 (0.33%) Firmware
14 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 169 (55.05%) SCCM
2 36 (11.73%) AppDNA
3 35 (11.40%) WSUS
4 23 (7.49%) SCOM
4 23 (7.49%) SCVMM
5 19 (6.19%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.95%) XenMobile
7 4 (1.30%) Sysprep
8 3 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.33%) WMI
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 199 (64.82%) Citrix
2 186 (60.59%) Microsoft
3 104 (33.88%) VMware
4 29 (9.45%) AppSense
5 24 (7.82%) Symantec
5 24 (7.82%) HP
6 21 (6.84%) LANDesk
7 20 (6.51%) Cisco
8 10 (3.26%) Dell
9 9 (2.93%) Altiris
10 8 (2.61%) Wyse
11 6 (1.95%) EMC
12 5 (1.63%) Nortel
12 5 (1.63%) IBM
12 5 (1.63%) Remedy
13 4 (1.30%) Kaspersky
13 4 (1.30%) Oracle
14 3 (0.98%) TIBCO
14 3 (0.98%) Bloomberg
14 3 (0.98%) Avaya
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £3000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + E$xcellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £78000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago