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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 122 126 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.23% 0.23% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 1.71% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +17.94%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +12.50%
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
195 293 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.98% 13.67% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 166 271 125
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) SCCM
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (50.00%) AppSense
4 6 (50.00%) MCSE
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) MCTS
5 5 (41.67%) MCITP
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Application Packaging
6 4 (33.33%) VBScript
6 4 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 4 (33.33%) CCEE
7 3 (25.00%) XenMobile
7 3 (25.00%) CCA
7 3 (25.00%) OCX
7 3 (25.00%) MSI

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSI
2 2 (16.67%) InstallShield
3 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Packager
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 3 (25.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) VBScript
1 4 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (41.67%) MCTS
3 5 (41.67%) MCITP
4 4 (33.33%) CCEE
5 3 (25.00%) CCA
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) CCIA
7 1 (8.33%) CCAA
7 1 (8.33%) MCSA
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
1 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (16.67%) UAG
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) MOM
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SCDPM
4 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (8.33%) AppDNA
4 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) AppSense
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) HP
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