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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 210 215 237
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 28 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 4.66% 3.49% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 13
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
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
601 659 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.86% 9.76% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 468 521 412
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Manchester +40 26 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Cheshire -20 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 61 (93.85%) Windows
2 54 (83.08%) Citrix
3 47 (72.31%) VMware
4 39 (60.00%) XenApp
5 35 (53.85%) AppSense
6 34 (52.31%) XenDesktop
7 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (44.62%) Windows 7
9 28 (43.08%) SCCM
10 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
11 20 (30.77%) MSI
12 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (26.15%) Citrix Certification
13 17 (26.15%) MCITP
14 16 (24.62%) PowerShell
14 16 (24.62%) Migration
14 16 (24.62%) CCA
14 16 (24.62%) MCP
15 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
15 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
16 14 (21.54%) Client/Server
16 14 (21.54%) CCIA
16 14 (21.54%) CCEE
16 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
17 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (15.38%) XenServer
18 10 (15.38%) SQL
18 10 (15.38%) Clustering
19 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) Lync
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
1 1 (1.54%) PaaS
1 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) DNS
2 4 (6.15%) DHCP
2 4 (6.15%) SMS
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.08%) OpenScape
4 2 (3.08%) VoIP
4 2 (3.08%) SAN
5 1 (1.54%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) MSI
2 1 (1.54%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Architect
2 23 (35.38%) Citrix Architect
3 12 (18.46%) Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) Citrix Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Lead Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Lead Technical Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Build Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Active Directory Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.54%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Client/Server
1 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.08%) Replication
4 2 (3.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (93.85%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) UNIX
5 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Migration
2 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
2 4 (6.15%) ITIL
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.08%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (3.08%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.54%) Workflow
5 1 (1.54%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.54%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.54%) Change Control
5 1 (1.54%) Product Management
5 1 (1.54%) Load Testing
5 1 (1.54%) Test Management
5 1 (1.54%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Security
5 1 (1.54%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) PowerShell
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) VBScript
4 8 (12.31%) VB
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (26.15%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (26.15%) MCITP
3 16 (24.62%) CCA
3 16 (24.62%) MCP
4 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 14 (21.54%) CCIA
5 14 (21.54%) CCEE
6 7 (10.77%) MCSE
7 4 (6.15%) Degree
8 3 (4.62%) MCSA
9 1 (1.54%) MCSD
9 1 (1.54%) CCEA
9 1 (1.54%) VCAP
9 1 (1.54%) VCP4
9 1 (1.54%) VCDX
9 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.54%) VCP5
9 1 (1.54%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (60.00%) XenApp
2 34 (52.31%) XenDesktop
3 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (15.38%) XenServer
6 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.15%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (43.08%) SCCM
2 8 (12.31%) WSUS
3 7 (10.77%) AppDNA
4 2 (3.08%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.54%) SCOM
5 1 (1.54%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.54%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.54%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.54%) SCSM
Vendors
1 54 (83.08%) Citrix
2 47 (72.31%) VMware
3 35 (53.85%) AppSense
4 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.15%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.08%) MobileIron
6 2 (3.08%) Sophos
6 2 (3.08%) Siemens
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle
7 1 (1.54%) BMC
7 1 (1.54%) NetApp
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