The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 247 236 194
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -42
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 8 3 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.044% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 1.13% 0.51% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 42
Average salary £40,832 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.69% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £39,000 £32,528
10% offered a salary of more than £47,949 £50,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
710 583 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.66% 8.49% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 561 490 562
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in the North West

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in the North West

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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
Manchester -11 4 £40,832 -25.76% 2
Cheshire -11 4 - -
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
1 24 (88.89%) Citrix
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 18 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 13 (48.15%) XenApp
5 12 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (40.74%) MCSE
6 11 (40.74%) Migration
6 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (40.74%) MCITP
7 9 (33.33%) Application Packaging
8 8 (29.63%) AppSense
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) VBScript
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (25.93%) SCCM
9 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
10 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (22.22%) MSI
10 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 5 (18.52%) Retail
11 5 (18.52%) Fujitsu
12 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (14.81%) QA

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SMS
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) DSL
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MSI
2 2 (7.41%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (18.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Trainee
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Information Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) DNA
5 1 (3.70%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) VBScript
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (40.74%) MCSE
2 11 (40.74%) MCITP
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) CCA
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (7.41%) CCEE
7 2 (7.41%) CCIA
7 2 (7.41%) HND
7 2 (7.41%) ISEB
8 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.70%) NCIE
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) XenApp
2 12 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
5 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Citrix
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) AppSense
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Fujitsu
5 2 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) BMC
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