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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank 859 774 797
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 38 105 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.098% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 30 67 77
Average salary £52,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%

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
107626 101806 107121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88189 84506 91372
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 30 October 2014 within the UK.

Applications Packager Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Packager
Top 10 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 October 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
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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 -73 37 £52,500 +41.89% 2
London 0 34 £53,000 +11.57% 1
City of London +5 7 £53,500 +25.88%
South East -32 2 £32,500 -7.14%
East of England -13 1 - -
Hampshire -17 1 - -
Surrey -26 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £32,500 -

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 85 (80.19%) Windows
2 76 (71.70%) Application Packaging
3 62 (58.49%) MSI
4 60 (56.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 53 (50.00%) SCCM
6 51 (48.11%) VB
7 49 (46.23%) PowerShell
8 48 (45.28%) Active Directory
9 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
10 45 (42.45%) Citrix
10 45 (42.45%) Windows 7
11 44 (41.51%) InstallShield
11 44 (41.51%) VBScript
12 35 (33.02%) AdminStudio
13 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (22.64%) Finance
15 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (18.87%) Software Packaging
17 18 (16.98%) AppDNA
18 17 (16.04%) NetScaler
18 17 (16.04%) XenDesktop
18 17 (16.04%) VMware
19 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (13.21%) Degree
21 13 (12.26%) Windows 8
21 13 (12.26%) VMware Workstation
21 13 (12.26%) OCX
22 11 (10.38%) Clustering
22 11 (10.38%) Symantec
22 11 (10.38%) CA

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 11 (10.38%) IIS
2 9 (8.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.60%) Lync
3 7 (6.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.94%) WorkSite
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.04%) NetScaler
2 11 (10.38%) DHCP
2 11 (10.38%) DNS
3 6 (5.66%) Internet
Development Applications
1 62 (58.49%) MSI
2 44 (41.51%) InstallShield
3 35 (33.02%) AdminStudio
4 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.60%) FinalBuilder
4 7 (6.60%) MSBuild
5 5 (4.72%) InstallAnywhere
5 5 (4.72%) Subversion
5 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.94%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Law
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (71.70%) Application Packaging
2 20 (18.87%) Software Packaging
3 13 (12.26%) OCX
4 5 (4.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Clustering
2 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.94%) EPoS
3 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 85 (80.19%) Windows
2 45 (42.45%) Windows 7
3 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.26%) Windows 8
6 10 (9.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.66%) Linux
8 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (5.66%) Software Licensing
2 5 (4.72%) Time Management
2 5 (4.72%) Test Automation
2 5 (4.72%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (3.77%) Release Management
3 4 (3.77%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (3.77%) ITIL
3 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (3.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (3.77%) Asset Management
3 4 (3.77%) IT Asset Management
3 4 (3.77%) Software Distribution
4 2 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (1.89%) Change Control
4 2 (1.89%) Workflow
5 1 (0.94%) Validation
5 1 (0.94%) Project Management
5 1 (0.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (0.94%) Document Management
5 1 (0.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.11%) VB
2 49 (46.23%) PowerShell
3 44 (41.51%) VBScript
4 7 (6.60%) Python
5 5 (4.72%) C
5 5 (4.72%) C#
5 5 (4.72%) C++
5 5 (4.72%) Perl
6 3 (2.83%) SQL
7 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (56.60%) Microsoft App-V
2 48 (45.28%) Active Directory
3 17 (16.04%) XenDesktop
4 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (12.26%) VMware Workstation
6 10 (9.43%) XenApp
6 10 (9.43%) vSphere
7 9 (8.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 53 (50.00%) SCCM
2 18 (16.98%) AppDNA
3 11 (10.38%) WSUS
4 9 (8.49%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 45 (42.45%) Citrix
3 17 (16.04%) VMware
4 11 (10.38%) Symantec
4 11 (10.38%) CA
5 5 (4.72%) LANDesk
6 3 (2.83%) Novell
6 3 (2.83%) AppSense
7 2 (1.89%) Remedy
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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