The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
UK / Scotland
Rank 139 149 152
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.088% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £38,256 £45,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.98% -15.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.66% -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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2077 2635 2743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.18% 90.61% 88.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1701 1676
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Application Packaging
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Application Packaging in Scotland

Application Packaging
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Glasgow +21 1 £36,513 - 1
Edinburgh -3 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Application Packaging
UK

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Charles River
3 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) Charles River
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) FactSet
3 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
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