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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 205 220 230
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 22 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 3.67% 4.44% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 9
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,200 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
599 608 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.79% 9.97% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 482 479 543
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 10 £60,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £40,000 -
Cheshire +30 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Manchester -18 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Cumbria - 1 £52,500 -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 39 (97.50%) Citrix
2 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (85.00%) Windows
3 31 (77.50%) Banking
3 31 (77.50%) SCCM
4 30 (75.00%) XenApp
5 28 (70.00%) PowerShell
6 27 (67.50%) Finance
7 26 (65.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (65.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 25 (62.50%) Data Centre
8 25 (62.50%) HP
9 21 (52.50%) SAN
9 21 (52.50%) Project Management
9 21 (52.50%) ITIL
10 20 (50.00%) IIS
10 20 (50.00%) SQL
10 20 (50.00%) Nagios
10 20 (50.00%) EdgeSight
10 20 (50.00%) SCOrch
10 20 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
10 20 (50.00%) SCOM
10 20 (50.00%) JIRA
10 20 (50.00%) Wiki
10 20 (50.00%) Confluence
11 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (42.50%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
12 16 (40.00%) IaaS
12 16 (40.00%) PaaS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (50.00%) Confluence
1 20 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) IaaS
1 16 (40.00%) PaaS
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) SAN
2 5 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) JIRA
2 8 (20.00%) MSI
3 5 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
4 3 (7.50%) InstallShield
General
1 31 (77.50%) Banking
2 27 (67.50%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 13 (32.50%) Team Leader
2 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix Team Leader
4 7 (17.50%) Server Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Applications Packager
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Leader
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Junior
7 3 (7.50%) Junior Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Professional Services Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 20 (50.00%) Wiki
3 17 (42.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (12.50%) Life Science
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
2 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 5 (12.50%) Windows NT
5 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 26 (65.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 21 (52.50%) Project Management
3 20 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 14 (35.00%) ITIL V3
4 14 (35.00%) TOGAF
5 8 (20.00%) Change Management
6 7 (17.50%) Application Packaging
6 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (12.50%) Line Management
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.50%) Presales
7 5 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 5 (12.50%) Software Deployment
7 5 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.00%) Server Building
9 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
10 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby
3 5 (12.50%) VB
3 5 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CCA
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 30 (75.00%) XenApp
2 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
4 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 5 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (77.50%) SCCM
2 20 (50.00%) EdgeSight
2 20 (50.00%) Nagios
2 20 (50.00%) SCOM
2 20 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 5 (12.50%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) Citrix
2 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (62.50%) HP
4 13 (32.50%) AppSense
5 11 (27.50%) VMware
6 5 (12.50%) BMC
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco
6 5 (12.50%) EMC
6 5 (12.50%) NetApp