The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank - 103 111
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 0 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.66% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category - 6.35% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
Average salary - £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
Microsoft App-V
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
160 189 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.75% 10.45% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 131 179 239
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.36% -0.93%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Birmingham region.

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (66.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (66.67%) SCSM
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCEA

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCAA
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCEA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (66.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix