The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 63 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.67% 0.21% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 1.59% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Coventry region.

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
96 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.97% 12.99% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 58 73
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,663 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Coventry

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) SCCM
3 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
3 15 (88.24%) Citrix
4 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
5 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
7 9 (52.94%) Application Packaging
8 8 (47.06%) AdminStudio
8 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
8 8 (47.06%) VBScript
8 8 (47.06%) VB
8 8 (47.06%) MSI
8 8 (47.06%) AppDNA
9 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
9 7 (41.18%) InstallShield
10 6 (35.29%) DNS
10 6 (35.29%) XenApp
10 6 (35.29%) Software Licensing
11 5 (29.41%) MCSE
11 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (29.41%) Compatibility Testing
12 4 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (23.53%) Cacti
12 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
12 4 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (23.53%) IAG

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (23.53%) Lync
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (23.53%) VoIP
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MSI
1 8 (47.06%) AdminStudio
2 7 (41.18%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Applications Specialist
1 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Application Packaging
2 4 (23.53%) COM
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Licensing
2 5 (29.41%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) VBScript
1 8 (47.06%) VB
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCEE
2 3 (17.65%) CCAA
3 2 (11.76%) CCEA
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 4 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (23.53%) IAG
4 4 (23.53%) UAG
5 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (94.12%) SCCM
2 8 (47.06%) AppDNA
3 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (23.53%) WSUS
3 4 (23.53%) Cacti
4 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) NetApp
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Symantec
3 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco