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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 243 226 234
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 10 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 3.89% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 24
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,714 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
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
767 566 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.36% 8.23% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 652 468 546
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,275 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire -15 8 £37,500 -3.84% 2
Manchester -14 2 £49,082 -10.76% 3
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
5 6 (35.29%) XenApp
5 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) VBScript
6 5 (29.41%) QA
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 4 (23.53%) Test Management
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Terminal Server
7 4 (23.53%) LAN
7 4 (23.53%) WAN
8 3 (17.65%) MCSE
8 3 (17.65%) Migration
8 3 (17.65%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Coordinator
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
2 4 (23.53%) Test Management
2 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) DNA
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Product Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) NCIE
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
3 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
4 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) Terminal Server
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.88%) AppDNA
3 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.88%) SCSM
3 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
3 1 (5.88%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Citrix
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) AppSense
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
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Posted: 3 days ago
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ANS
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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AQA
Salary: £26,124 per annum Rising to £30,428 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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AQA
Salary: £33,333 per annum Rising to £38,887 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago