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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packager
Rank 838 808 764
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 20 59 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.057% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.060% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 47 76
Average salary £40,214 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,400 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Applications Packager Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Packager
Top 15 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 6 March 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 -27 18 £50,000 +11.11% 10
South East -28 8 £33,914 -12.48% 1
London -6 7 £53,500 +12.63% 3
Berkshire -2 6 - - 1
Reading - 5 - - 1
City of London +1 4 £53,500 +18.88% 1
South West - 3 £34,000 - 4
Oxford - 1 £33,914 -
Devon - 1 £34,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £33,914 -
Wiltshire - 1 £34,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - - 2
Chippenham - 1 £34,000 -
Exeter - 1 £34,000 -

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 44 (89.80%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) Application Packaging
3 32 (65.31%) Windows 7
4 31 (63.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 26 (53.06%) MSI
6 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.86%) Citrix
6 21 (42.86%) SCCM
7 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 13 (26.53%) Windows XP
8 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (24.49%) VBScript
10 11 (22.45%) InstallShield
10 11 (22.45%) AdminStudio
10 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (22.45%) XenApp
11 10 (20.41%) Software Packaging
12 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (18.37%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) VMware
12 9 (18.37%) vSphere
13 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
13 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
13 8 (16.33%) Degree
14 7 (14.29%) ITIL
14 7 (14.29%) Windows 8
15 6 (12.24%) Hedge funds
15 6 (12.24%) VB
15 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
15 6 (12.24%) LANDesk

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (6.12%) IIS
1 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (6.12%) Lync
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DHCP
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
Development Applications
1 26 (53.06%) MSI
2 11 (22.45%) InstallShield
2 11 (22.45%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.04%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Law
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (67.35%) Application Packaging
2 10 (20.41%) Software Packaging
3 3 (6.12%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (89.80%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) Windows 7
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.53%) Windows XP
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
2 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (8.16%) Software Deployment
4 3 (6.12%) Time Management
4 3 (6.12%) Release Management
4 3 (6.12%) Validation
5 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.08%) Workflow
5 2 (4.08%) Service Management
5 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.04%) Project Management
6 1 (2.04%) Document Management
6 1 (2.04%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) VBScript
2 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.24%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) VCP4
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
3 11 (22.45%) XenApp
4 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (18.37%) vSphere
5 3 (6.12%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.12%) WSUS
3 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 21 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) LANDesk
4 5 (10.20%) Novell
5 3 (6.12%) HP
5 3 (6.12%) Symantec
6 2 (4.08%) Mercator
6 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.08%) AppSense
7 1 (2.04%) Altiris
London
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
London Borough of Haringey
Salary: From £37,476 to £42,951 per annum (Grade PO4 - PO5)
Posted: 9 days ago