Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Packager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Packager
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1180 1252
Rank change year-on-year +10 +72 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 33 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.024% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 32
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -6.25%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +46.15% -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Applications Packager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Applications Packager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Packager in the UK

Applications Packager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Applications Packager in the UK

Applications Packager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Packager over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Packager in the UK

Applications Packager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Packager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +50 33 £42,500 -15.00% 3
UK excluding London +26 21 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Midlands +61 16 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands - 16 £37,500 -
London +19 12 £56,250 -13.46%
North of England -4 3 £40,000 -
South East +19 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
North West -10 1 £40,000 -

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Applications Packager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Applications Packager in the job title.

1 32 (96.97%) SCCM
2 30 (90.91%) Windows
3 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 27 (81.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 26 (78.79%) PowerShell
5 24 (72.73%) Windows 7
6 23 (69.70%) Application Packaging
6 23 (69.70%) Citrix
7 22 (66.67%) VBScript
7 22 (66.67%) VMware
8 21 (63.64%) MSI
9 18 (54.55%) Windows 10
10 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (42.42%) InstallShield
12 13 (39.39%) ITIL
12 13 (39.39%) AppSense
12 13 (39.39%) Security Patching
13 12 (36.36%) Software Deployment
13 12 (36.36%) Personalization
13 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
14 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (24.24%) VMware Workstation
15 8 (24.24%) Finance
16 7 (21.21%) AdminStudio
16 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
16 7 (21.21%) Application Virtualisation
17 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
17 6 (18.18%) Internet
18 5 (15.15%) LANDesk

Applications Packager Skill Set
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 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MSI
2 14 (42.42%) InstallShield
3 7 (21.21%) AdminStudio
4 2 (6.06%) AutoIt
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Publishing
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Law
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
1 3 (9.09%) EPoS
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 18 (54.55%) Windows 10
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Application Packaging
2 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Security Patching
3 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 12 (36.36%) Personalization
3 12 (36.36%) Software Deployment
4 7 (21.21%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Process Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) PowerShell
2 22 (66.67%) VBScript
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
5 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 4 (12.12%) XenApp
7 3 (9.09%) Terminal Server
7 3 (9.09%) vSphere
8 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
8 2 (6.06%) XenServer
9 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (96.97%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 23 (69.70%) Citrix
3 22 (66.67%) VMware
4 13 (39.39%) AppSense
5 5 (15.15%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.03%) Capita
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp