The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 646 563 491
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -72
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 257 315 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.23% 3.09% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 214 278 390
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,469 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11539 10181 10555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.62% 9.99% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9630 8731 9186
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Microsoft App-V
UK

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in England

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in England

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
London -79 111 £45,000 -10.00% 15
South East -6 66 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East of England -23 26 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Midlands +13 22 £37,500 -37.50% 5
Yorkshire -24 20 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West +2 11 £38,500 +2.66% 5
South West -13 6 £38,500 +8.45%
East Midlands -18 3 £62,500 +36.61% 1
Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
North East - 1 £41,000 - 1
Microsoft App-V
UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 444 (79.43%) Windows
2 401 (71.74%) Microsoft
3 386 (69.05%) Citrix
4 371 (66.37%) SCCM
5 269 (48.12%) Active Directory
6 264 (47.23%) XenApp
7 255 (45.62%) XenDesktop
8 239 (42.75%) VMware
9 231 (41.32%) Windows 7
10 196 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 180 (32.20%) MS Excel
12 162 (28.98%) AppSense
13 155 (27.73%) PowerShell
14 147 (26.30%) Hyper-V
15 126 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
16 122 (21.82%) Finance
17 110 (19.68%) Citrix Certification
17 110 (19.68%) Microsoft Certification
18 108 (19.32%) MSI
18 108 (19.32%) VBScript
19 96 (17.17%) MS Office
20 89 (15.92%) MCSE
20 89 (15.92%) Application Packaging
21 88 (15.74%) DNS
22 84 (15.03%) Windows Server 2003
22 84 (15.03%) NetScaler
23 81 (14.49%) MS Exchange
23 81 (14.49%) SQL Server
24 80 (14.31%) SAN
25 79 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 81 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 51 (9.12%) Lync
3 42 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (7.16%) SharePoint
5 33 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (1.97%) IIS
9 8 (1.43%) SAS
10 6 (1.07%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.07%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.07%) WorkSite
10 6 (1.07%) K2 blackpearl
11 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 180 (32.20%) MS Excel
2 96 (17.17%) MS Office
3 14 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.50%) PowerPivot
4 11 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.36%) Summit
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.50%) Office 365
2 7 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (15.74%) DNS
2 84 (15.03%) NetScaler
3 80 (14.31%) SAN
4 48 (8.59%) Firewall
5 47 (8.41%) DHCP
6 28 (5.01%) TCP/IP
7 22 (3.94%) VPN
8 13 (2.33%) WAN
9 12 (2.15%) LAN
9 12 (2.15%) NAS
9 12 (2.15%) iSCSI
10 11 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (1.97%) VoIP
11 10 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (1.79%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (1.61%) IPsec
13 8 (1.43%) Wireless
14 6 (1.07%) Network Security
15 5 (0.89%) Ethernet
15 5 (0.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.43%) MySQL
4 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.72%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.54%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 108 (19.32%) MSI
2 42 (7.51%) AdminStudio
3 37 (6.62%) InstallShield
4 12 (2.15%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.18%) Visual LANSA
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 122 (21.82%) Finance
2 43 (7.69%) Law
3 36 (6.44%) Legal
4 29 (5.19%) Retail
5 27 (4.83%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.76%) Banking
7 16 (2.86%) Back Office
8 8 (1.43%) Electronics
8 8 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.43%) Military
8 8 (1.43%) Publishing
9 6 (1.07%) Billing
10 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.54%) Marketing
10 3 (0.54%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Games
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 115 (20.57%) Consultant
2 66 (11.81%) Applications Packager
3 58 (10.38%) Architect
4 57 (10.20%) Analyst
5 48 (8.59%) Citrix Consultant
6 47 (8.41%) Support Engineer
7 41 (7.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 34 (6.08%) Technical Consultant
9 28 (5.01%) Citrix Engineer
10 27 (4.83%) Desktop Support
11 26 (4.65%) Technical Support
12 24 (4.29%) Desktop Analyst
13 23 (4.11%) Applications Engineer
13 23 (4.11%) Technical Architect
14 22 (3.94%) Microsoft Consultant
15 21 (3.76%) Support Analyst
16 19 (3.40%) Applications Consultant
16 19 (3.40%) Citrix Specialist
17 18 (3.22%) Senior Consultant
17 18 (3.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.92%) Application Packaging
2 28 (5.01%) OCX
3 17 (3.04%) Software Packaging
4 11 (1.97%) COM
5 4 (0.72%) .NET
6 2 (0.36%) Web Services
6 2 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.33%) Thin Client
1 41 (7.33%) Fat Client
2 21 (3.76%) PKI
3 20 (3.58%) Clustering
4 16 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 15 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.97%) Smartphone
6 11 (1.97%) Statistics
6 11 (1.97%) EqualLogic
7 7 (1.25%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.07%) iPhone
8 6 (1.07%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.89%) iPad
10 4 (0.72%) Replication
11 2 (0.36%) DTV
11 2 (0.36%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.36%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 444 (79.43%) Windows
2 231 (41.32%) Windows 7
3 126 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (15.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 79 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (12.52%) Windows 8
7 59 (10.55%) Windows XP
8 36 (6.44%) Linux
9 24 (4.29%) Windows Vista
10 16 (2.86%) Apple iOS
11 13 (2.33%) Android
12 12 (2.15%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.97%) SUSE
14 8 (1.43%) UNIX
14 8 (1.43%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.72%) VMS
16 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (13.95%) ITIL
2 61 (10.91%) Migration
3 36 (6.44%) Service Delivery
4 26 (4.65%) Service Management
5 24 (4.29%) Release Management
6 23 (4.11%) ITSM
7 19 (3.40%) Project Management
8 17 (3.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (3.04%) Problem Management
8 17 (3.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (2.50%) Time Management
10 14 (2.50%) Asset Management
11 12 (2.15%) ITIL V3
12 11 (1.97%) Compatibility Testing
13 10 (1.79%) Knowledge Management
13 10 (1.79%) Change Control
13 10 (1.79%) Software Deployment
13 10 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 155 (27.73%) PowerShell
2 108 (19.32%) VBScript
3 78 (13.95%) VB
4 70 (12.52%) SQL
5 5 (0.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.36%) R
6 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.36%) C#
6 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.18%) VBA
7 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 110 (19.68%) Citrix Certification
1 110 (19.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (15.92%) MCSE
3 61 (10.91%) CCA
4 59 (10.55%) MCITP
5 56 (10.02%) Security Cleared
6 55 (9.84%) CCEE
7 43 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 32 (5.72%) Degree
9 30 (5.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (5.19%) CCEA
11 24 (4.29%) CCIA
12 22 (3.94%) MCTS
13 19 (3.40%) MCP
14 17 (3.04%) CCAA
15 15 (2.68%) MCSA
16 13 (2.33%) NCDA
16 13 (2.33%) NCIE
16 13 (2.33%) VCAP
17 12 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.11%) SLA
2 17 (3.04%) QA
3 4 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 269 (48.12%) Active Directory
2 264 (47.23%) XenApp
3 255 (45.62%) XenDesktop
4 196 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 147 (26.30%) Hyper-V
6 71 (12.70%) XenServer
7 49 (8.77%) vSphere
8 35 (6.26%) UAG
9 31 (5.55%) VMware ESX
10 28 (5.01%) IAG
11 16 (2.86%) Terminal Services
12 14 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (1.61%) ISA Server
14 8 (1.43%) Xen
15 4 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
16 1 (0.18%) NFS
16 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 371 (66.37%) SCCM
2 45 (8.05%) WSUS
3 40 (7.16%) SCOM
4 30 (5.37%) AppDNA
5 28 (5.01%) XenMobile
6 26 (4.65%) SCVMM
7 22 (3.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 15 (2.68%) NetBackup
8 15 (2.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 10 (1.79%) Cacti
9 10 (1.79%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.79%) MOM
9 10 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 8 (1.43%) SCOrch
12 7 (1.25%) WMI
13 6 (1.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 6 (1.07%) ZENworks
13 6 (1.07%) OpenView
13 6 (1.07%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 401 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 386 (69.05%) Citrix
3 239 (42.75%) VMware
4 162 (28.98%) AppSense
5 51 (9.12%) HP
6 50 (8.94%) Cisco
7 45 (8.05%) NetApp
8 41 (7.33%) Symantec
9 38 (6.80%) EMC
10 25 (4.47%) Dell
11 24 (4.29%) CA
12 22 (3.94%) Oracle
13 21 (3.76%) Apple
14 20 (3.58%) McAfee
14 20 (3.58%) BMC
15 19 (3.40%) Fujitsu
16 18 (3.22%) IBM
16 18 (3.22%) Remedy
17 13 (2.33%) Red Hat
18 12 (2.15%) CheckPoint
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + +Home working
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Great Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call + Pension + Private Medical
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago