The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Packager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packager
Rank 854 835 795
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 24 58 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.057% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.060% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 60
Average salary £50,000 £40,939 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -0.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,908 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,847 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.49% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Packager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Packager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Packager within the UK.

Applications Packager Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Packager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Packager over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Applications Packager Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Packager
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Packager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
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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 -40 22 £51,500 +25.79% 8
London -12 12 £58,750 +23.68% 3
South East -36 6 - - 1
South West - 4 £34,000 - 2
Reading - 4 - - 1
Berkshire - 4 - - 1
Kent - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £37,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - -
Chippenham - 2 £37,000 - 1
City of London +3 1 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Devon - 1 £34,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 £34,000 - 1

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title.

1 55 (90.16%) Windows
2 45 (73.77%) Application Packaging
3 40 (65.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 38 (62.30%) Windows 7
5 31 (50.82%) MSI
6 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
7 27 (44.26%) Citrix
7 27 (44.26%) SCCM
8 26 (42.62%) Active Directory
9 18 (29.51%) InstallShield
9 18 (29.51%) AdminStudio
9 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (26.23%) Windows XP
11 15 (24.59%) Software Packaging
12 14 (22.95%) VMware
12 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (21.31%) PowerShell
13 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (21.31%) Finance
13 13 (21.31%) VBScript
14 12 (19.67%) Degree
14 12 (19.67%) vSphere
15 11 (18.03%) Windows 8
15 11 (18.03%) VB
16 10 (16.39%) XenApp
17 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
17 8 (13.11%) ITIL
17 8 (13.11%) Symantec
18 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
19 6 (9.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (9.84%) IIS
1 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.84%) Lync
1 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) DHCP
1 6 (9.84%) DNS
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 31 (50.82%) MSI
2 18 (29.51%) InstallShield
2 18 (29.51%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.64%) FinalBuilder
3 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.64%) InstallAnywhere
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (73.77%) Application Packaging
2 15 (24.59%) Software Packaging
3 2 (3.28%) OCX
4 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Clustering
1 6 (9.84%) Hedge funds
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (90.16%) Windows
2 38 (62.30%) Windows 7
3 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (26.23%) Windows XP
5 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (18.03%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Asset Management
2 6 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
3 4 (6.56%) Release Management
3 4 (6.56%) Software Licensing
3 4 (6.56%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (4.92%) Software Deployment
4 3 (4.92%) Time Management
4 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (4.92%) Workflow
5 2 (3.28%) Validation
5 2 (3.28%) Service Management
5 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.64%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.64%) Document Management
6 1 (1.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) PowerShell
1 13 (21.31%) VBScript
2 11 (18.03%) VB
3 1 (1.64%) Python
3 1 (1.64%) C
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) C++
3 1 (1.64%) Perl
3 1 (1.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) HND
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (65.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 26 (42.62%) Active Directory
3 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (19.67%) vSphere
5 10 (16.39%) XenApp
6 6 (9.84%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (9.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (44.26%) SCCM
2 6 (9.84%) NetBackup
2 6 (9.84%) WSUS
3 3 (4.92%) SCOM
4 2 (3.28%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.64%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 27 (44.26%) Citrix
3 14 (22.95%) VMware
4 8 (13.11%) Symantec
5 6 (9.84%) LANDesk
6 5 (8.20%) Novell
7 2 (3.28%) AppSense
7 2 (3.28%) Mercator
7 2 (3.28%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
Twickenham, Middlesex
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago