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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Packaging
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 222 257
Rank change year-on-year -42 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.073% 0.11% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.12% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.75% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  

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 6144 4965 5737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.01% 88.17% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4975 4193 4673
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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
Cheshire - 4 £28,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
Application Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 5 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (50.00%) MSI
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
4 5 (50.00%) MCP
5 4 (40.00%) InstallShield
5 4 (40.00%) BC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) VBScript
7 2 (20.00%) Intranet
7 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (20.00%) User Experience
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MSI
2 4 (40.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (10.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Service Management
3 5 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) MCP
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Altiris
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Wyse