The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 143 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 38 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 0.15% -
As % of the System Software category 10.19% 1.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -5.75%
Microsoft App-V
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
373 407 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.31% 10.14% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 271 332 249
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Manchester

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 37 (75.51%) Citrix
3 34 (69.39%) AppSense
4 31 (63.27%) XenDesktop
5 30 (61.22%) XenApp
5 30 (61.22%) VMware
6 29 (59.18%) Windows 7
7 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
8 22 (44.90%) SCCM
9 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (34.69%) MCITP
12 16 (32.65%) Migration
12 16 (32.65%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (32.65%) MCP
12 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
12 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
13 15 (30.61%) CCA
14 14 (28.57%) Client/Server
14 14 (28.57%) CCIA
14 14 (28.57%) CCEE
14 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (26.53%) MSI
16 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (20.41%) Clustering
17 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
18 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
18 9 (18.37%) XenServer
19 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
19 8 (16.33%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) SMS
2 4 (8.16%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
4 2 (4.08%) OpenScape
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
5 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MSI
2 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (8.16%) Publishing
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Architect
2 23 (46.94%) Citrix Architect
3 13 (26.53%) Consultant
4 9 (18.37%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Build Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Support
8 1 (2.04%) Virtualisation Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.41%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Migration
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
3 2 (4.08%) Software Distribution
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.08%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.04%) Release Management
4 1 (2.04%) Workflow
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) VBScript
3 2 (4.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (34.69%) MCITP
3 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
3 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
3 16 (32.65%) Citrix Certification
3 16 (32.65%) MCP
4 15 (30.61%) CCA
5 14 (28.57%) CCIA
5 14 (28.57%) CCEE
6 7 (14.29%) MCSE
7 3 (6.12%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) Degree
9 1 (2.04%) CCAA
9 1 (2.04%) VCDX
9 1 (2.04%) VCP4
9 1 (2.04%) VCAP
9 1 (2.04%) MCSD
9 1 (2.04%) CCEA
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.04%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (63.27%) XenDesktop
2 30 (61.22%) XenApp
3 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
4 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (18.37%) XenServer
6 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) SCCM
2 8 (16.33%) WSUS
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.08%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.08%) SCSM
4 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Citrix
2 34 (69.39%) AppSense
3 30 (61.22%) VMware
4 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Fujitsu
6 2 (4.08%) MobileIron
6 2 (4.08%) Siemens
6 2 (4.08%) Sophos
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) BMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: Negotiable + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago