Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Packaging
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 917 983 1104
Rank change year-on-year +66 +121 -126
Permanent jobs citing Application Packaging 271 204 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 155 154 132
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.43% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £59,625 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £35,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +22.86% -9.68% -3.13%

Application Packaging is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 158,507 157,483 185,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 128,664 129,785 153,181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Application Packaging as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in the UK

Application Packaging
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Application Packaging in the UK

Application Packaging
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Application Packaging over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Application Packaging in the UK

Application Packaging
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 232 £45,000 +12.50% 21
UK excluding London +29 128 £43,000 +22.86% 11
London +19 112 £47,500 -3.06% 11
South West +49 55 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Midlands +21 23 £42,500 +21.43% 2
West Midlands +5 20 £43,750 +29.63% 1
North of England -9 20 £26,000 -25.71% 4
North West +3 19 £26,000 -25.71% 2
South East +4 17 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Scotland -35 9 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East of England -11 5 £26,000 -20.00%
East Midlands -7 3 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Yorkshire -7 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 260 (95.94%) Windows
2 203 (74.91%) Active Directory
3 168 (61.99%) SCCM
4 159 (58.67%) Microsoft
5 145 (53.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 144 (53.14%) Citrix
7 136 (50.18%) Office 365
8 127 (46.86%) Windows 10
9 126 (46.49%) Windows 7
10 118 (43.54%) PowerShell
11 116 (42.80%) Windows Server
12 108 (39.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 106 (39.11%) VMware
14 98 (36.16%) Microsoft Azure
15 91 (33.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 87 (32.10%) Degree
17 83 (30.63%) MSI
18 77 (28.41%) Microsoft Office
19 73 (26.94%) Finance
20 72 (26.57%) ITIL
21 71 (26.20%) Microsoft Intune
22 70 (25.83%) XenApp
23 66 (24.35%) XenDesktop
24 64 (23.62%) Project Management
24 64 (23.62%) Microsoft Certification
25 60 (22.14%) Business Development
26 59 (21.77%) Hyper-V
27 58 (21.40%) DHCP
28 57 (21.03%) DNS
29 55 (20.30%) Time Management

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (6.64%) IBM Notes
2 17 (6.27%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.80%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.32%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.11%) Confluence
6 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 77 (28.41%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 136 (50.18%) Office 365
2 98 (36.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (9.23%) OneDrive
5 5 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 58 (21.40%) DHCP
2 57 (21.03%) DNS
3 50 (18.45%) TCP/IP
4 42 (15.50%) NetScaler
5 17 (6.27%) Firewall
6 15 (5.54%) VPN
7 13 (4.80%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (4.43%) Skype
9 5 (1.85%) IPsec
9 5 (1.85%) SSL
10 4 (1.48%) Internet
10 4 (1.48%) LAN
11 3 (1.11%) WAN
11 3 (1.11%) Wireless
12 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.37%) HTTP
13 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.37%) NAS
13 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.17%) MySQL
2 12 (4.43%) Event Store
2 12 (4.43%) MongoDB
2 12 (4.43%) NoSQL
2 12 (4.43%) Redis
3 6 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.74%) MS Access
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 83 (30.63%) MSI
2 16 (5.90%) InstallShield
3 12 (4.43%) Bower
3 12 (4.43%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.43%) Grunt
3 12 (4.43%) gulp
4 3 (1.11%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) WiX
General
1 73 (26.94%) Finance
2 41 (15.13%) Banking
3 24 (8.86%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.85%) Front Office
4 5 (1.85%) Legal
5 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Law
7 2 (0.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (25.83%) Architect
1 70 (25.83%) Desktop Support
2 55 (20.30%) Desktop Engineer
3 48 (17.71%) Support Engineer
4 38 (14.02%) SCCM Engineer
5 32 (11.81%) Citrix Support
6 31 (11.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 31 (11.44%) Technical Architect
7 30 (11.07%) Citrix Engineer
8 29 (10.70%) Office 365 Engineer
9 28 (10.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 23 (8.49%) Analyst
10 23 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (8.12%) Applications Engineer
12 20 (7.38%) Applications Packager
13 14 (5.17%) Support Manager
14 12 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (4.43%) IT Engineer
15 11 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (15.50%) Software Packaging
2 19 (7.01%) LDAP
3 12 (4.43%) .NET
3 12 (4.43%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (4.43%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (1.85%) Web Services
5 3 (1.11%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.56%) Data Centre
2 38 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (12.55%) Fat Client
3 34 (12.55%) Thin Client
4 18 (6.64%) PMI
5 14 (5.17%) iPhone
6 13 (4.80%) Clustering
7 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.85%) Equities
8 5 (1.85%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.85%) PKI
8 5 (1.85%) User Experience
8 5 (1.85%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.48%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.11%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.37%) CMDB
12 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 260 (95.94%) Windows
2 127 (46.86%) Windows 10
3 126 (46.49%) Windows 7
4 116 (42.80%) Windows Server
5 108 (39.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (33.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (4.80%) Linux
8 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.21%) Android
9 6 (2.21%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.85%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.57%) ITIL
2 64 (23.62%) Project Management
3 60 (22.14%) Business Development
4 55 (20.30%) Time Management
5 47 (17.34%) Customer Requirements
6 46 (16.97%) Presales
7 43 (15.87%) Service Delivery
8 42 (15.50%) Line Management
9 35 (12.92%) Asset Management
9 35 (12.92%) Task Automation
10 34 (12.55%) ITSM
11 32 (11.81%) Service Management
12 30 (11.07%) ITIL V3
12 30 (11.07%) Mobile Device Management
13 27 (9.96%) Migration
14 26 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (9.23%) Release Management
16 23 (8.49%) Change Management
17 21 (7.75%) PRINCE2
18 19 (7.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 118 (43.54%) PowerShell
2 20 (7.38%) SQL
3 14 (5.17%) VBScript
4 12 (4.43%) Python
5 8 (2.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (32.10%) Degree
2 64 (23.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (19.56%) Security Cleared
4 47 (17.34%) MCSE
5 34 (12.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (7.38%) SC Cleared
7 19 (7.01%) PMI Certification
8 11 (4.06%) DV Cleared
9 8 (2.95%) MCSA
10 7 (2.58%) MCITP
11 5 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.48%) MCTS
13 3 (1.11%) MCDST
14 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.37%) CCA
14 1 (0.37%) CCNA
14 1 (0.37%) ISEB
14 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.37%) PMP
14 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.58%) Cyber Essentials
1 7 (2.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 7 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.48%) GAMP
3 3 (1.11%) SLA
4 2 (0.74%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 203 (74.91%) Active Directory
2 145 (53.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 70 (25.83%) XenApp
4 66 (24.35%) XenDesktop
5 59 (21.77%) Hyper-V
6 50 (18.45%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (12.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (9.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (4.43%) Docker
9 12 (4.43%) vSphere
10 8 (2.95%) BitLocker
11 4 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.11%) Firmware
13 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 168 (61.99%) SCCM
2 71 (26.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 47 (17.34%) SCOrch
4 46 (16.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 42 (15.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 26 (9.59%) AirWatch
7 12 (4.43%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (4.43%) Kubernetes
8 8 (2.95%) SCOM
9 7 (2.58%) WSUS
10 6 (2.21%) vCenter Server
11 5 (1.85%) SCVMM
12 4 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (1.48%) SCDPM
12 4 (1.48%) SCSM
13 3 (1.11%) Jamf Pro
14 1 (0.37%) EdgeSight
14 1 (0.37%) Perfmon
14 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.37%) WMI
Vendors
1 159 (58.67%) Microsoft
2 144 (53.14%) Citrix
3 106 (39.11%) VMware
4 34 (12.55%) Bloomberg
4 34 (12.55%) FactSet
4 34 (12.55%) Reuters
5 31 (11.44%) Apple
6 27 (9.96%) Ivanti
7 23 (8.49%) Google
8 22 (8.12%) MobileIron
9 18 (6.64%) Lotus
10 12 (4.43%) Splunk
11 11 (4.06%) NVIDIA
12 9 (3.32%) Dell
13 8 (2.95%) BMC
13 8 (2.95%) Cisco
13 8 (2.95%) Remedy
14 6 (2.21%) Lumension
14 6 (2.21%) Palo Alto
15 5 (1.85%) FXall