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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packager
Rank 876 860 774
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -86
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 26 64 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.058% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 59 77
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.22%

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
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -14 22 £45,000 - 2
London -23 12 £47,500 -11.21%
Yorkshire +17 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Leeds - 7 £32,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
City of London +22 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
North West -4 2 £33,750 -
Cheshire -4 1 £32,500 -
West Sussex -6 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Crawley -7 1 £35,000 -36.36%
South East -21 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Warrington - 1 £32,500 -
Cumbria - 1 £35,000 -

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 59 (89.39%) SCCM
2 49 (74.24%) Windows
3 44 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 37 (56.06%) MSI
5 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
6 33 (50.00%) InstallShield
7 31 (46.97%) Application Packaging
8 28 (42.42%) Windows 7
9 27 (40.91%) PowerShell
10 19 (28.79%) Citrix
11 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
12 17 (25.76%) VBScript
13 16 (24.24%) Finance
14 12 (18.18%) XenApp
15 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
15 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 11 (16.67%) SQL
15 11 (16.67%) AdminStudio
16 9 (13.64%) VB
16 9 (13.64%) Software Packaging
16 9 (13.64%) Application Discovery
17 8 (12.12%) Degree
17 8 (12.12%) Law
17 8 (12.12%) ITIL
18 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
18 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
18 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
19 6 (9.09%) Hedge funds
19 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
19 6 (9.09%) BMC Marimba

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) SMS
2 4 (6.06%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 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
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Law
3 5 (7.58%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) Application Packaging
2 9 (13.64%) Software Packaging
3 3 (4.55%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Wiki
3 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Application Discovery
2 8 (12.12%) ITIL
3 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (7.58%) Validation
5 4 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.06%) Software Distribution
6 3 (4.55%) Business Development
6 3 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (3.03%) Migration
7 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.52%) Document Management
8 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.52%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.52%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (1.52%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.52%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 17 (25.76%) VBScript
3 11 (16.67%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) Degree
3 5 (7.58%) MCP
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 44 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.18%) XenApp
4 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 59 (89.39%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) BMC Marimba
3 5 (7.58%) WSUS
4 3 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (4.55%) WMI
4 3 (4.55%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.79%) Citrix
3 6 (9.09%) Altiris
4 5 (7.58%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) AppSense
5 4 (6.06%) Symantec
5 4 (6.06%) McAfee
5 4 (6.06%) LANDesk
5 4 (6.06%) Lumension
6 3 (4.55%) BMC
7 2 (3.03%) Adobe
8 1 (1.52%) Apple
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