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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 281 278 273
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 22 58 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.43% 4.52% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 49 36
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,400 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -7.10%
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
904 1282 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.76% 9.91% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 792 1140 896
Average salary £50,000 £48,875 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,125 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 60 (82.19%) SCCM
2 57 (78.08%) Windows
3 53 (72.60%) Active Directory
4 49 (67.12%) Microsoft
5 47 (64.38%) VMware
6 44 (60.27%) Citrix
7 30 (41.10%) MS Exchange
7 30 (41.10%) XenApp
8 28 (38.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (38.36%) ITIL
9 27 (36.99%) Data Centre
10 25 (34.25%) Finance
11 22 (30.14%) SAN
12 21 (28.77%) XenDesktop
13 20 (27.40%) Management Information System
13 20 (27.40%) Information Security
14 19 (26.03%) HP
15 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (24.66%) NetScaler
16 17 (23.29%) SQL
16 17 (23.29%) Advertising
16 17 (23.29%) Information Security Management
16 17 (23.29%) Security Management
17 16 (21.92%) Cisco
18 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
18 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
18 15 (20.55%) MSI
18 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
19 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
19 14 (19.18%) Citrix Certification

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 30 (41.10%) MS Exchange
2 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.74%) SugarCRM
5 2 (2.74%) Lync
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.14%) SAN
2 18 (24.66%) NetScaler
3 11 (15.07%) VLAN
4 7 (9.59%) DNS
5 5 (6.85%) DHCP
5 5 (6.85%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.37%) SSL
7 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) MSI
2 10 (13.70%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.37%) AdminStudio
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Advertising
3 10 (13.70%) Law
4 6 (8.22%) Banking
5 5 (6.85%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Analyst
2 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Technical Leader
4 7 (9.59%) Applications Packager
5 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Problem Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Data Centre
2 20 (27.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (16.44%) Blackberry
4 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (12.33%) Replication
6 5 (6.85%) HP Storage
6 5 (6.85%) Hedge funds
7 4 (5.48%) Thin Client
7 4 (5.48%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.37%) Clustering
9 1 (1.37%) PKI
9 1 (1.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (78.08%) Windows
2 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
3 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.33%) UNIX
6 8 (10.96%) Windows 8
6 8 (10.96%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.85%) Debian
7 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) ITIL
2 20 (27.40%) Information Security
3 17 (23.29%) Information Security Management
3 17 (23.29%) Security Management
4 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.44%) Line Management
6 9 (12.33%) Service Management
6 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.33%) ITSM
6 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.96%) Change Control
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps
8 6 (8.22%) Patch Management
9 5 (6.85%) Software Distribution
10 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.11%) Change Management
12 2 (2.74%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) SQL
2 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
3 11 (15.07%) VB
4 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (17.81%) CCA
3 12 (16.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (12.33%) Degree
5 8 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.59%) MCSA
6 7 (9.59%) CCNA
7 6 (8.22%) MCSE
7 6 (8.22%) CCEA
8 5 (6.85%) VCAP
9 4 (5.48%) MCP
10 2 (2.74%) VCP4
10 2 (2.74%) VCP5
11 1 (1.37%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (72.60%) Active Directory
2 30 (41.10%) XenApp
3 28 (38.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (28.77%) XenDesktop
5 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V
6 9 (12.33%) XenServer
6 9 (12.33%) vCloud
7 8 (10.96%) VMware Server
8 7 (9.59%) vSphere
9 3 (4.11%) UAG
10 2 (2.74%) Xen
11 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 60 (82.19%) SCCM
2 8 (10.96%) SCOM
3 5 (6.85%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.48%) SCSM
5 2 (2.74%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.74%) WSUS
5 2 (2.74%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.37%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.37%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.37%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 49 (67.12%) Microsoft
2 47 (64.38%) VMware
3 44 (60.27%) Citrix
4 19 (26.03%) HP
5 16 (21.92%) Cisco
6 12 (16.44%) AppSense
7 8 (10.96%) IronPort
8 6 (8.22%) NetApp
9 5 (6.85%) Veritas
9 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.85%) Reuters
9 5 (6.85%) Bloomberg
9 5 (6.85%) CommVault
9 5 (6.85%) Dell
10 2 (2.74%) IBM
10 2 (2.74%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.37%) Oracle
11 1 (1.37%) Altiris
11 1 (1.37%) EMC
11 1 (1.37%) Symantec