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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 702 766 730
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -36
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 180 113 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 139 77 135
Average salary £51,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
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 £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 December 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 December 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
(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 +57 164 £51,500 +21.17% 12
London +32 88 £51,500 +14.44% 4
City of London +16 26 £54,250 +20.55% 1
East of England +5 24 £73,750 +80.98%
Hertfordshire +4 22 £75,000 +84.04%
South West +7 19 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Rickmansworth - 14 £75,000 -
Bristol - 14 £40,000 - 1
South East -15 13 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Scotland +20 10 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire -9 10 £60,000 -
North West -13 10 £32,500 -13.33%
West Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 8 £45,000 - 2
Cheshire +1 7 - -
Warrington - 7 - -
Kent - 7 £67,500 -
Leeds - 7 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £36,000 -
Manchester - 3 £32,500 -
Surrey -5 2 £43,750 -
South Yorkshire -18 2 £32,500 -
West Midlands -33 2 £45,000 +44.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £46,250 -
Sheffield - 2 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands +17 1 - -
Staines +10 1 £35,000 -17.64%

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 260 (77.84%) Windows
2 212 (63.47%) Citrix
3 202 (60.48%) SCCM
4 199 (59.58%) Microsoft
5 170 (50.90%) Active Directory
6 153 (45.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 135 (40.42%) Windows 7
8 113 (33.83%) VMware
9 99 (29.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 92 (27.54%) PowerShell
11 88 (26.35%) MSI
12 87 (26.05%) XenApp
12 87 (26.05%) XenDesktop
13 86 (25.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 77 (23.05%) Finance
15 75 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 65 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
17 60 (17.96%) MS Excel
18 58 (17.37%) MS Exchange
18 58 (17.37%) AdminStudio
19 57 (17.07%) DNS
20 54 (16.17%) ITIL
21 49 (14.67%) InstallShield
22 48 (14.37%) MCSE
22 48 (14.37%) Windows 8
23 46 (13.77%) vSphere
24 45 (13.47%) VBScript
25 42 (12.57%) AppDNA
26 39 (11.68%) Hyper-V
27 38 (11.38%) VB

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (17.37%) MS Exchange
2 38 (11.38%) Lync
3 36 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (9.28%) SharePoint
5 25 (7.49%) IIS
6 20 (5.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (5.69%) WebSphere
7 19 (5.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (5.69%) WebLogic
7 19 (5.69%) MQSeries
8 17 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (3.29%) Office Communications Server
11 10 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.50%) MS Project Server
14 4 (1.20%) WorkSite
15 3 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 60 (17.96%) MS Excel
2 38 (11.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.20%) Office 365
2 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (17.07%) DNS
2 38 (11.38%) DHCP
3 35 (10.48%) NetScaler
4 18 (5.39%) TCP/IP
4 18 (5.39%) SSL
5 13 (3.89%) LAN
5 13 (3.89%) WAN
6 12 (3.59%) SAN
6 12 (3.59%) IP Telephony
7 11 (3.29%) VPN
8 9 (2.69%) Firewall
9 8 (2.40%) VoIP
10 6 (1.80%) Wireless
11 3 (0.90%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.90%) SMTP
12 2 (0.60%) FTP
12 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.60%) Internet
12 2 (0.60%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.69%) DB2
2 19 (5.69%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 88 (26.35%) MSI
2 58 (17.37%) AdminStudio
3 49 (14.67%) InstallShield
4 5 (1.50%) Wise Package Studio
5 4 (1.20%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.20%) InstallAnywhere
5 4 (1.20%) Subversion
5 4 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.90%) FinalBuilder
6 3 (0.90%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.60%) WinDbg
General
1 77 (23.05%) Finance
2 36 (10.78%) Banking
3 21 (6.29%) Law
4 12 (3.59%) Back Office
5 10 (2.99%) Legal
6 6 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.50%) Marketing
7 5 (1.50%) Advertising
8 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.60%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 62 (18.56%) Analyst
1 62 (18.56%) Applications Packager
2 53 (15.87%) Architect
3 43 (12.87%) Consultant
4 25 (7.49%) Support Analyst
5 22 (6.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 18 (5.39%) Technical Architect
7 17 (5.09%) Technical Consultant
8 16 (4.79%) Senior Consultant
8 16 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.49%) Citrix Consultant
10 14 (4.19%) Desktop Support
10 14 (4.19%) Support Engineer
10 14 (4.19%) Lead Technical Architect
10 14 (4.19%) Lead Architect
11 13 (3.89%) Technical Support
11 13 (3.89%) Applications Specialist
11 13 (3.89%) Enterprise Architect
11 13 (3.89%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (2.99%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.89%) XML
2 19 (5.69%) JMS
2 19 (5.69%) Web Services
2 19 (5.69%) Spring
2 19 (5.69%) RESTful
3 14 (4.19%) Software Packaging
4 7 (2.10%) Middleware
5 4 (1.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.38%) Clustering
2 24 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.89%) PKI
4 19 (5.69%) Open Source
5 15 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.89%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.59%) Blackberry
8 11 (3.29%) SWIFT
8 11 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.69%) Hedge funds
9 9 (2.69%) Thin Client
9 9 (2.69%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.20%) PDA
10 4 (1.20%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.60%) Derivative
11 2 (0.60%) Equities
11 2 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 260 (77.84%) Windows
2 135 (40.42%) Windows 7
3 99 (29.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (14.37%) Windows 8
6 20 (5.99%) Windows XP
7 16 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (2.99%) Linux
9 3 (0.90%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.60%) UNIX
10 2 (0.60%) Android
10 2 (0.60%) Solaris
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.17%) ITIL
2 29 (8.68%) Migration
3 17 (5.09%) Service Delivery
3 17 (5.09%) Change Management
3 17 (5.09%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (4.19%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (4.19%) Waterfall
6 13 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (3.89%) Document Management
6 13 (3.89%) Project Management
7 12 (3.59%) Asset Management
7 12 (3.59%) Incident Management
8 11 (3.29%) PRINCE2
8 11 (3.29%) CRM
8 11 (3.29%) Software Licensing
9 10 (2.99%) Line Management
9 10 (2.99%) Compatibility Testing
9 10 (2.99%) BCP
10 9 (2.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (27.54%) PowerShell
2 45 (13.47%) VBScript
3 38 (11.38%) VB
4 32 (9.58%) SQL
5 19 (5.69%) Java
6 10 (2.99%) C
7 5 (1.50%) C#
7 5 (1.50%) C++
8 4 (1.20%) Perl
8 4 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (14.37%) MCSE
3 33 (9.88%) Citrix Certification
4 29 (8.68%) Degree
5 21 (6.29%) MCSA
6 19 (5.69%) CCA
6 19 (5.69%) MCITP
7 16 (4.79%) CCAA
8 13 (3.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (3.89%) CCEA
9 12 (3.59%) MCP
10 10 (2.99%) CCIA
10 10 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (2.40%) CCEE
11 8 (2.40%) MCTS
12 6 (1.80%) HND
13 5 (1.50%) CHFI
13 5 (1.50%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.49%) SLA
2 14 (4.19%) QA
3 11 (3.29%) ISO 8583
4 7 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 170 (50.90%) Active Directory
2 153 (45.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 87 (26.05%) XenApp
3 87 (26.05%) XenDesktop
4 86 (25.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (13.77%) vSphere
6 39 (11.68%) Hyper-V
7 19 (5.69%) VMware Workstation
8 15 (4.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (1.80%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.60%) UAG
12 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.30%) XenServer
12 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 202 (60.48%) SCCM
2 42 (12.57%) AppDNA
3 33 (9.88%) WSUS
4 32 (9.58%) SCOM
5 16 (4.79%) NetBackup
6 11 (3.29%) SCVMM
7 9 (2.69%) XenMobile
8 8 (2.40%) WMI
9 4 (1.20%) ZENworks
9 4 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.30%) Sysprep
12 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.30%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.30%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.30%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 212 (63.47%) Citrix
2 199 (59.58%) Microsoft
3 113 (33.83%) VMware
4 37 (11.08%) AppSense
5 36 (10.78%) LANDesk
6 31 (9.28%) Symantec
7 25 (7.49%) HP
8 21 (6.29%) IBM
9 20 (5.99%) Oracle
9 20 (5.99%) Cisco
10 19 (5.69%) TIBCO
11 10 (2.99%) Altiris
12 8 (2.40%) EMC
13 7 (2.10%) Dell
13 7 (2.10%) Wyse
14 5 (1.50%) Nortel
14 5 (1.50%) Novell
15 4 (1.20%) NetApp
15 4 (1.20%) Remedy
15 4 (1.20%) Apple
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FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: Starting from £31,342, rising to £37,394
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
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