The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 88 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 13 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.50% -
As % of the System Software category 10.32% 6.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -5.26%
Microsoft App-V
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
126 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.32% 8.20% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 79 50
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,050 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,700 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 11 (84.62%) SCCM
4 9 (69.23%) Application Packaging
4 9 (69.23%) MSI
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) AppDNA
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
10 2 (15.38%) XenApp
10 2 (15.38%) Lync
10 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
10 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
10 2 (15.38%) WSUS
10 2 (15.38%) MCITP
10 2 (15.38%) SCOM
10 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
10 2 (15.38%) Publishing
10 2 (15.38%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
1 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MSI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Lead Technical Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Lead Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Data Security
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) MetaFrame
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 7 (53.85%) AppDNA
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) WSUS
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (7.69%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) Varonis