The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 99 102 140
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 18 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 0.70% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 7.38% 8.33% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £36,600 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £46,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
Microsoft App-V
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
244 132 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.54% 8.44% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 210 98 92
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Cheshire

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 12 £30,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £29,500 -
Runcorn -4 2 - -
Microsoft App-V
North West

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
4 10 (47.62%) XenApp
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) VBScript
6 7 (33.33%) MSI
6 7 (33.33%) Application Packaging
6 7 (33.33%) SCCM
6 7 (33.33%) AppDNA
7 6 (28.57%) QA
7 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
8 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) WAN
9 4 (19.05%) VB
9 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Test Management
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
9 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
10 3 (14.29%) Computer Security

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MSI
2 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 7 (33.33%) Lead Technical Architect
1 7 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Test Management
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Security
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.76%) Product Management
5 1 (4.76%) Use Case
5 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) VBScript
3 4 (19.05%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) XenApp
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
1 7 (33.33%) AppDNA
2 2 (9.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
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