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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 175 169 185
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 11 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.66% 1.25% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
413 321 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.47% 8.64% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 349 283 322
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Manchester

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (57.14%) XenApp
4 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) CCA
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) AppSense
6 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (35.71%) CCIA
7 5 (35.71%) CCEE
7 5 (35.71%) SCCM
7 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Fujitsu
9 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (14.29%) DHCP
10 2 (14.29%) DNS
10 2 (14.29%) MCSE
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL
10 2 (14.29%) MCITP
10 2 (14.29%) SCOM
10 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
10 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
10 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 2 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.14%) Information Management
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCA
3 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) CCEE
4 5 (35.71%) CCIA
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (14.29%) MCITP
6 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 1 (7.14%) MCSA
7 1 (7.14%) MCP
7 1 (7.14%) MCSD
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) CCAA
7 1 (7.14%) CCEA
7 1 (7.14%) VCDX
7 1 (7.14%) VCP4
7 1 (7.14%) NCIE
7 1 (7.14%) VCAP
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) XenApp
1 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 2 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 2 (14.29%) SCSM
3 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) AppSense
5 4 (28.57%) Fujitsu
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) BMC
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
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