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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 163 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 15 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% - 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 4.37% - 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £37,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 - £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
343 381 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.23% 9.70% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 259 322 274
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 July 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 44 (91.67%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Citrix
2 36 (75.00%) AppSense
3 31 (64.58%) XenDesktop
4 30 (62.50%) XenApp
5 29 (60.42%) VMware
6 27 (56.25%) Windows 7
7 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
8 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (43.75%) SCCM
10 20 (41.67%) MCITP
11 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
12 18 (37.50%) Migration
12 18 (37.50%) MCP
13 16 (33.33%) Client/Server
13 16 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
13 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (31.25%) MSI
14 15 (31.25%) CCA
15 13 (27.08%) CCEE
15 13 (27.08%) XenServer
16 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
16 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
17 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (22.92%) CCIA
18 10 (20.83%) Clustering
19 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
19 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
20 8 (16.67%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.33%) SMS
2 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) OpenScape
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) NAS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Architect
1 21 (43.75%) Citrix Architect
2 11 (22.92%) Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Build Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (2.08%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 10 (20.83%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (91.67%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) UNIX
5 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (2.08%) Change Control
5 1 (2.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) VBScript
3 2 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (41.67%) MCITP
3 18 (37.50%) MCP
4 16 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (31.25%) CCA
6 13 (27.08%) CCEE
7 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (22.92%) CCIA
9 6 (12.50%) MCSE
10 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (4.17%) Degree
11 2 (4.17%) MCSA
11 2 (4.17%) VCP5
11 2 (4.17%) CCAA
12 1 (2.08%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) XenDesktop
2 30 (62.50%) XenApp
3 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
4 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (27.08%) XenServer
6 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (43.75%) SCCM
2 8 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (4.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Citrix
1 36 (75.00%) AppSense
2 29 (60.42%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) NetApp
4 2 (4.17%) Siemens
4 2 (4.17%) Sophos
4 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
4 2 (4.17%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco