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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packager
Rank 874 861 764
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -97
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 18 68 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.061% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 59 82
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +2.40%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -31 16 £37,000 -17.77% 3
Yorkshire +8 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Leeds - 6 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
West Sussex +8 4 £39,000 -22.38%
South East -4 4 £39,000 - 2
Crawley -6 4 £39,000 -22.38%
London -7 4 £53,500 +12.63% 1
North West -8 2 £33,750 -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
City of London +15 1 - -
Cheshire -4 1 £32,500 -
Cumbria - 1 £35,000 -
Warrington - 1 £32,500 -

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (80.30%) SCCM
2 47 (71.21%) Windows
3 42 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 37 (56.06%) MSI
5 35 (53.03%) Windows 7
6 33 (50.00%) InstallShield
6 33 (50.00%) Application Packaging
7 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
8 23 (34.85%) PowerShell
9 20 (30.30%) VBScript
10 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
11 17 (25.76%) Finance
12 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
13 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 11 (16.67%) AdminStudio
14 11 (16.67%) Citrix
15 10 (15.15%) VB
16 9 (13.64%) XenApp
16 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (13.64%) Application Discovery
17 8 (12.12%) ITIL
17 8 (12.12%) SQL
17 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
17 8 (12.12%) Software Packaging
18 7 (10.61%) Altiris
18 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
18 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
19 6 (9.09%) Hedge funds
19 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
19 6 (9.09%) BMC Marimba

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) SMS
2 4 (6.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (56.06%) MSI
2 33 (50.00%) InstallShield
3 11 (16.67%) AdminStudio
4 4 (6.06%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Law
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 8 (12.12%) Software Packaging
3 4 (6.06%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Wiki
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 47 (71.21%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Windows 7
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.58%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Application Discovery
2 8 (12.12%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (9.09%) Validation
5 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 4 (6.06%) Time Management
6 3 (4.55%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (4.55%) Business Development
7 2 (3.03%) Migration
7 2 (3.03%) Software Distribution
7 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.03%) Service Management
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.52%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.52%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (1.52%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) PowerShell
2 20 (30.30%) VBScript
3 10 (15.15%) VB
4 8 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) MCP
4 4 (6.06%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) MCSE
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 42 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.64%) XenApp
4 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 53 (80.30%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) BMC Marimba
3 4 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (6.06%) WSUS
4 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (4.55%) WMI
4 3 (4.55%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (3.03%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) Citrix
3 7 (10.61%) Altiris
4 4 (6.06%) LANDesk
4 4 (6.06%) Lumension
4 4 (6.06%) Symantec
4 4 (6.06%) McAfee
5 3 (4.55%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) BMC
5 3 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.52%) Apple
7 1 (1.52%) AppSense
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago