The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 276 282 272
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 15 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 1.76% 3.60% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 39
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.47% +2.22%
Microsoft App-V
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
850 1194 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.99% 10.31% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1030 820
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in the City of London

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in the City of London

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (81.58%) SCCM
2 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Citrix
3 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
4 25 (65.79%) VMware
5 21 (55.26%) XenApp
6 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (36.84%) MSI
8 13 (34.21%) Finance
8 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
8 13 (34.21%) NetScaler
9 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 10 (26.32%) SAN
11 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
11 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
11 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
12 8 (21.05%) XenDesktop
12 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (21.05%) AppSense
12 8 (21.05%) Application Packaging
13 7 (18.42%) Law
13 7 (18.42%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
14 6 (15.79%) VB
14 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 6 (15.79%) ITIL
14 6 (15.79%) InstallShield
14 6 (15.79%) AdminStudio

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) WorkSite
5 1 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
1 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) NetScaler
2 10 (26.32%) SAN
3 6 (15.79%) VLAN
4 4 (10.53%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MSI
2 6 (15.79%) InstallShield
2 6 (15.79%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Law
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Applications Packager
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Operations Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.16%) Hedge funds
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) PKI
6 1 (2.63%) Life Science
6 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.63%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Security Patching
3 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Information Security Management
4 2 (5.26%) Security Management
4 2 (5.26%) Information Security
4 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) DevOps
4 2 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (2.63%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.63%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (2.63%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.63%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) VB
3 5 (13.16%) VBScript
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.53%) CCA
3 4 (10.53%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) MCSA
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) CCEE
5 2 (5.26%) CCEA
5 2 (5.26%) CCNA
5 2 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) VCAP
6 1 (2.63%) MCTS
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 21 (55.26%) XenApp
3 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (21.05%) XenDesktop
5 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.16%) XenServer
7 4 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (10.53%) vSphere
7 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (10.53%) VMware Server
8 2 (5.26%) UAG
9 1 (2.63%) vCloud
9 1 (2.63%) Xen
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 31 (81.58%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
2 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.26%) SCSM
2 2 (5.26%) XenMobile
2 2 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.63%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Intune
3 1 (2.63%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Citrix
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (65.79%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) AppSense
4 4 (10.53%) IronPort
4 4 (10.53%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Reuters
6 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
6 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Veritas
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.63%) CommVault
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) Adobe
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) Sophos
7 1 (2.63%) LANDesk