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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 146 186 184
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 26 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.079% 0.073%
As % of the System Software category 8.10% 0.79% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
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
321 378 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.77% 9.91% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 243 309 234
Average salary £32,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Citrix
3 35 (71.43%) AppSense
4 32 (65.31%) XenDesktop
5 31 (63.27%) XenApp
5 31 (63.27%) VMware
6 29 (59.18%) Windows 7
7 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
8 21 (42.86%) SCCM
9 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (34.69%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (34.69%) MCITP
12 16 (32.65%) Migration
12 16 (32.65%) CCA
12 16 (32.65%) MCP
13 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
13 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
14 14 (28.57%) CCEE
14 14 (28.57%) CCIA
14 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (28.57%) Client/Server
15 13 (26.53%) MSI
16 10 (20.41%) Clustering
16 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (20.41%) XenServer
17 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
18 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
18 8 (16.33%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2007
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Lync
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) DHCP
2 4 (8.16%) SMS
3 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.08%) SAN
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
4 2 (4.08%) OpenScape
4 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
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 12 (24.49%) Consultant
4 9 (18.37%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Build Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) SCCM Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Virtualisation Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 10 (20.41%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Linux
5 2 (4.08%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Migration
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.08%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.04%) Change Control
4 1 (2.04%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.04%) Release Management
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
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%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (34.69%) MCITP
3 16 (32.65%) CCA
3 16 (32.65%) MCP
4 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
4 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
5 14 (28.57%) CCEE
5 14 (28.57%) CCIA
6 7 (14.29%) MCSE
7 3 (6.12%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) Degree
9 1 (2.04%) VCAP
9 1 (2.04%) CCAA
9 1 (2.04%) VCP5
9 1 (2.04%) VCP4
9 1 (2.04%) VCDX
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.04%) MCSD
9 1 (2.04%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (65.31%) XenDesktop
2 31 (63.27%) XenApp
3 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
4 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (20.41%) XenServer
6 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (42.86%) SCCM
2 8 (16.33%) WSUS
3 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.04%) SCSM
3 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Citrix
2 35 (71.43%) AppSense
3 31 (63.27%) VMware
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Fujitsu
6 2 (4.08%) Sophos
6 2 (4.08%) Siemens
6 2 (4.08%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) BMC
7 1 (2.04%) NetApp
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, overtime
Posted: 17 days ago