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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 117 122 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 11 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.17% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 4.91% 1.26% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Average salary - £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
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
224 238 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.97% 13.39% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 184 214 155
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 13 February 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) SharePoint
1 19 (76.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 19 (76.00%) BizTalk Server
1 19 (76.00%) Moodle
1 19 (76.00%) Office 365
1 19 (76.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 18 (72.00%) Citrix
3 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (48.00%) Load Balancing
4 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (48.00%) Palo Alto
4 12 (48.00%) HP Data Protector
4 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 12 (48.00%) CCNP
4 12 (48.00%) HP
4 12 (48.00%) ITIL
4 12 (48.00%) MCSE
4 12 (48.00%) VoIP
5 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) AppSense
6 6 (24.00%) XenApp
6 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
7 5 (20.00%) assyst
7 5 (20.00%) SCOM
7 5 (20.00%) Fat Client

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (76.00%) BizTalk Server
1 19 (76.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (76.00%) Moodle
1 19 (76.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (20.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (76.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) VoIP
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Senior Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Network Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
1 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
1 12 (48.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CCNP
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (48.00%) MCSE
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) XenApp
2 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (20.00%) EdgeSight
2 5 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Citrix
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (24.00%) AppSense
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.00%) Computacenter
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec