The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank - 176 200
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 0 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.47% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 4
Average salary - £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Application Packaging
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1699 1586 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.48% 35.86% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1364 1840
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Application Packaging
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the West Midlands region.

Application Packaging Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Application Packaging also 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 that cited Application Packaging.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (37.50%) XenApp
6 3 (37.50%) CCEE
6 3 (37.50%) SCCM
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) MCSE
7 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
7 2 (25.00%) VBScript
7 2 (25.00%) VB
7 2 (25.00%) CCA
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) IBM
7 2 (25.00%) Lotus
7 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
7 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Application Packaging also 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 that cited Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (12.50%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) CCEE
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (12.50%) CCAA
3 1 (12.50%) CCIA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) AppDNA
2 2 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) IBM