The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Application Packaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Packaging
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 237 249
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.065% 0.052% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.059% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £35,000 £43,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.54% +17.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.66% -6.25%  

Application Packaging is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5547 5046 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.28% 87.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 4195 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in the North West

Application Packaging
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Application Packaging in the North West

Application Packaging
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 3 £35,000 -19.54%
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Application Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
3 10 (76.92%) SCCM
3 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) SCOrch
4 9 (69.23%) Application Virtualisation
4 9 (69.23%) MCSE
4 9 (69.23%) MCP
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (69.23%) DHCP
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) MSI
5 8 (61.54%) InstallShield
5 8 (61.54%) BC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Intranet
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
7 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (23.08%) Asset Management

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DHCP
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Intranet
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MSI
2 8 (61.54%) InstallShield
3 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
1 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
3 9 (69.23%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 1 (7.69%) Product Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCP
1 9 (69.23%) MCSE
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) BC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 9 (69.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (7.69%) BladeLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Altiris
2 1 (7.69%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) TOWER Software
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Wyse