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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 124 105 105
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.77% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 6.01% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 4
Average salary £55,000 £33,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
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
235 233 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.74% 12.80% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 213 201 171
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,950 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) MCSE
3 7 (58.33%) SCCM
3 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (50.00%) CCEE
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) CCA
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) AppSense
4 6 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (41.67%) XenMobile
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
5 5 (41.67%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) SCOM
6 4 (33.33%) SCVMM
6 4 (33.33%) MCTS
6 4 (33.33%) MCITP
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) SCSM

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) InstallShield
2 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
2 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) OCX
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) MOF
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
1 2 (16.67%) VB
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCSE
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCEE
2 6 (50.00%) CCA
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (33.33%) MCTS
3 4 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) CCAA
4 2 (16.67%) CCIA
5 1 (8.33%) CCEA
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) XenApp
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) XenMobile
3 4 (33.33%) SCSM
3 4 (33.33%) SCOM
3 4 (33.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Intune
4 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
4 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
4 2 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (8.33%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) AppSense
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
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