The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Packaging
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 434 434
Rank change year-on-year +48 0  
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 7 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.047% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 18
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,500 £33,190
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,600 £55,000
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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12908 17089 17920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.15% 87.13% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10598 14389 14289
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Application Packaging
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Application Packaging in the South East

Application Packaging
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Application Packaging in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Application Packaging in the South East

Application Packaging
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Surrey +49 4 £36,500 -
Berkshire +41 1 £37,500 -42.30%
Hampshire +19 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £23,000 -13.20%
Application Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Software Deployment
5 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
5 7 (43.75%) SLA
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) MS Office
5 7 (43.75%) MCSE
5 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) 3G
6 6 (37.50%) Software Packaging
6 6 (37.50%) LANDesk
6 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
6 6 (37.50%) MCP
6 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (37.50%) Dell
7 5 (31.25%) MSI
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) SCCM
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (25.00%) Sysprep
8 4 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) 3G
3 2 (12.50%) GSM
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Mac Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Packager
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Application Packager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
1 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
4 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
8 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Release Management
8 1 (6.25%) Security Management
8 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (6.25%) Service Management
8 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) MCSE
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (37.50%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
4 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) Sysprep
3 2 (12.50%) AirWatch
4 1 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Dell
2 6 (37.50%) LANDesk
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cognizant
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Polycom
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense
4 1 (6.25%) Autodesk
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle