The median annual salary for a Applications Packager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packager
UK
Rank 830 937 930
Rank change year-on-year +107 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 27 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.011% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.011% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 18
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -27.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +11.42% +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Packager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Applications Packager in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Packager in the UK

Applications Packager
Top 22 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 3 months to 24 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
England +114 26 £45,000 +28.57% 4
East of England +29 7 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hatfield - 5 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £32,500 - 1
Nottingham - 4 £35,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 4 £39,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £39,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £50,000 -
Salisbury - 4 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £35,000 - 1
South East - 4 £39,000 -
South West - 4 £50,000 -
London +65 3 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £28,000 -
Luton - 2 £28,000 -
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 33 (91.67%) Windows
1 33 (91.67%) MSI
2 32 (88.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 32 (88.89%) SCCM
3 30 (83.33%) Application Packaging
4 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
5 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
7 14 (38.89%) Citrix
8 13 (36.11%) InstallShield
9 12 (33.33%) Validation
10 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (30.56%) Compatibility Testing
11 10 (27.78%) Migration
12 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 9 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 8 (22.22%) XenApp
13 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
14 7 (19.44%) Workflow
14 7 (19.44%) Windows Vista
14 7 (19.44%) VB
14 7 (19.44%) Line Management
14 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
15 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (16.67%) VBScript
15 6 (16.67%) ITIL
15 6 (16.67%) Thin Client
15 6 (16.67%) AdminStudio

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
Development Applications
1 33 (91.67%) MSI
2 13 (36.11%) InstallShield
3 6 (16.67%) AdminStudio
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 6 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 16 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Vista
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Application Packaging
2 12 (33.33%) Validation
3 11 (30.56%) Compatibility Testing
3 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Line Management
5 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 7 (19.44%) Workflow
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (11.11%) Release Management
7 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Software Distribution
7 4 (11.11%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (5.56%) Application Discovery
9 2 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (19.44%) VB
3 6 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (88.89%) SCCM
2 9 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (8.33%) WSUS
4 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) AppSense
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Wyse
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Autodesk
5 1 (2.78%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
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