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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 752 698 756
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +58
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 150 179 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 132 138 110
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,395 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%

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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -50 137 £45,000 - 27
London -45 86 £51,500 +14.44% 19
City of London -8 23 £53,000 +17.77% 8
South East -22 19 £36,500 -14.11% 2
West Midlands -6 16 £37,500 -14.77% 2
Yorkshire -27 11 £40,000 -
Surrey +4 10 £32,500 -27.77% 1
South Yorkshire -6 10 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 10 £40,000 -
Berkshire +3 7 £62,500 +31.57%
Reading +1 6 £62,500 -
Birmingham - 6 £62,500 - 1
Bristol - 5 £37,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 5 £32,500 -
South West - 5 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands -1 4 £62,500 -
Wales -2 4 £21,250 -1.16% 2
North West -19 4 £34,500 +18.96%
Northamptonshire - 4 £62,500 -
Swansea - 4 £21,250 -
Northampton - 4 £62,500 -
West Wales - 4 £21,250 -
Coventry -11 3 £37,500 -28.57%
Cheshire -13 3 - -
Staffordshire -15 3 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 3 - -
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
Guildford +8 1 £38,000 -13.14%
Peterborough +4 1 £40,000 +23.07%

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 241 (79.54%) Windows
2 188 (62.05%) SCCM
3 176 (58.09%) Microsoft
4 175 (57.76%) Citrix
5 154 (50.83%) Active Directory
6 114 (37.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 111 (36.63%) Windows 7
8 98 (32.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 93 (30.69%) VMware
10 88 (29.04%) MSI
11 86 (28.38%) MS Excel
12 83 (27.39%) XenDesktop
13 81 (26.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 80 (26.40%) PowerShell
15 78 (25.74%) XenApp
16 71 (23.43%) VBScript
17 70 (23.10%) VB
18 65 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
19 60 (19.80%) AdminStudio
20 58 (19.14%) DNS
21 54 (17.82%) SQL Server
21 54 (17.82%) Hyper-V
22 53 (17.49%) InstallShield
23 45 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
24 43 (14.19%) ITIL
25 42 (13.86%) Windows 8
26 40 (13.20%) NetScaler
26 40 (13.20%) MS Office
26 40 (13.20%) MCSE
27 39 (12.87%) AppDNA

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (11.55%) MS Exchange
2 27 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 27 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.58%) IIS
4 22 (7.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (4.95%) Lync
6 10 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.65%) MS Project Server
10 4 (1.32%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 86 (28.38%) MS Excel
2 40 (13.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (19.14%) DNS
2 40 (13.20%) NetScaler
3 29 (9.57%) DHCP
4 17 (5.61%) SAN
4 17 (5.61%) Internet
5 11 (3.63%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.63%) Firewall
5 11 (3.63%) WAN
6 8 (2.64%) VPN
6 8 (2.64%) NAS
6 8 (2.64%) LAN
7 6 (1.98%) VoIP
7 6 (1.98%) Wireless
8 4 (1.32%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.32%) SMS
9 1 (0.33%) LDAP
9 1 (0.33%) MPLS
9 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 88 (29.04%) MSI
2 60 (19.80%) AdminStudio
3 53 (17.49%) InstallShield
4 5 (1.65%) FinalBuilder
4 5 (1.65%) MSBuild
4 5 (1.65%) Subversion
4 5 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.65%) InstallAnywhere
4 5 (1.65%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.66%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 35 (11.55%) Finance
2 25 (8.25%) Banking
3 14 (4.62%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.97%) Law
5 8 (2.64%) Legal
6 5 (1.65%) Back Office
7 4 (1.32%) Marketing
8 3 (0.99%) Advertising
9 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 76 (25.08%) Applications Packager
2 44 (14.52%) Consultant
3 35 (11.55%) Analyst
4 27 (8.91%) Citrix Consultant
5 22 (7.26%) Architect
6 21 (6.93%) Desktop Support
7 20 (6.60%) Applications Consultant
7 20 (6.60%) Microsoft Consultant
8 19 (6.27%) Desktop Engineer
9 16 (5.28%) Applications Specialist
10 13 (4.29%) Support Analyst
11 12 (3.96%) Applications Support
11 12 (3.96%) Windows Engineer
12 11 (3.63%) Release Engineer
12 11 (3.63%) Technical Specialist
12 11 (3.63%) Support Engineer
13 9 (2.97%) Senior Consultant
13 9 (2.97%) Coordinator
13 9 (2.97%) SCCM Engineer
14 8 (2.64%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.94%) Software Packaging
2 5 (1.65%) XML
3 4 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.23%) Clustering
2 13 (4.29%) Blackberry
2 13 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 6 (1.98%) Thin Client
3 6 (1.98%) Fat Client
4 5 (1.65%) PKI
5 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.32%) Smartcard
6 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.66%) PDA
7 2 (0.66%) Derivative
7 2 (0.66%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.66%) Equities
7 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.33%) Firmware
8 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 241 (79.54%) Windows
2 111 (36.63%) Windows 7
3 98 (32.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (26.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (13.86%) Windows 8
6 16 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (4.95%) Linux
8 12 (3.96%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.99%) UNIX
10 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.19%) ITIL
2 31 (10.23%) Migration
3 23 (7.59%) Service Delivery
4 15 (4.95%) Compatibility Testing
4 15 (4.95%) Software Licensing
5 13 (4.29%) Project Management
5 13 (4.29%) Service Management
6 10 (3.30%) Incident Management
6 10 (3.30%) Software Distribution
7 9 (2.97%) Time Management
7 9 (2.97%) PRINCE2
8 8 (2.64%) Change Control
9 6 (1.98%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (1.98%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (1.98%) CRM
9 6 (1.98%) Change Management
9 6 (1.98%) Asset Management
9 6 (1.98%) Document Management
10 5 (1.65%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (1.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 80 (26.40%) PowerShell
2 71 (23.43%) VBScript
3 70 (23.10%) VB
4 20 (6.60%) SQL
5 11 (3.63%) Python
6 7 (2.31%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.31%) C#
7 6 (1.98%) C++
7 6 (1.98%) Ruby
8 5 (1.65%) Perl
8 5 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (13.20%) MCSE
3 38 (12.54%) Citrix Certification
4 30 (9.90%) CCA
5 27 (8.91%) CCAA
6 25 (8.25%) CCEA
7 19 (6.27%) Degree
8 17 (5.61%) MCITP
9 16 (5.28%) MCSA
10 12 (3.96%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.97%) CCEE
12 8 (2.64%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.32%) MCTS
15 3 (0.99%) CCNA
15 3 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 2 (0.66%) CCIA
16 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
17 1 (0.33%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.30%) SLA
2 7 (2.31%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 154 (50.83%) Active Directory
2 114 (37.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 83 (27.39%) XenDesktop
4 78 (25.74%) XenApp
5 65 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 54 (17.82%) Hyper-V
7 25 (8.25%) vSphere
8 19 (6.27%) VMware Workstation
9 17 (5.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 12 (3.96%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.99%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.66%) XenServer
13 1 (0.33%) Xen
13 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 188 (62.05%) SCCM
2 39 (12.87%) AppDNA
3 28 (9.24%) SCVMM
4 27 (8.91%) SCOM
5 24 (7.92%) WSUS
6 18 (5.94%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.32%) Sysprep
7 4 (1.32%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 176 (58.09%) Microsoft
2 175 (57.76%) Citrix
3 93 (30.69%) VMware
4 25 (8.25%) Symantec
5 19 (6.27%) Cisco
5 19 (6.27%) HP
6 18 (5.94%) AppSense
7 11 (3.63%) LANDesk
8 10 (3.30%) Altiris
9 8 (2.64%) EMC
10 7 (2.31%) Dell
11 6 (1.98%) Remedy
12 4 (1.32%) Kaspersky
12 4 (1.32%) Nortel
13 3 (0.99%) Hitachi
13 3 (0.99%) Apple
13 3 (0.99%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.99%) McAfee
14 2 (0.66%) ION Trading
14 2 (0.66%) Wyse
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
QUANTICA
Salary: £29500 per annum + 15% Bonus - No Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £21K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ecclesiastical Insurance
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Working, Company Car
Posted: 11 days ago
North London
London Borough of Islington
Salary: From £43,584 to £46,266 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car
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London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago