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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 242 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 1.12% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,832 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.15% +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,800 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,949 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.47% +2.22%
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
691 712 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.28% 9.66% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 529 567 497
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
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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 +9 11 £37,500 -8.15% 1
Cheshire -8 2 £40,000 -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (80.00%) AppSense
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 29 (72.50%) Citrix
4 28 (70.00%) XenApp
5 27 (67.50%) VMware
6 26 (65.00%) XenDesktop
7 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (45.00%) Windows 7
9 13 (32.50%) Citrix Certification
9 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
10 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
10 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (27.50%) MSI
10 11 (27.50%) SCCM
10 11 (27.50%) MCITP
11 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) NetScaler
11 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 10 (25.00%) Application Discovery
12 9 (22.50%) XenServer
12 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (22.50%) CCA
12 9 (22.50%) Client/Server
12 9 (22.50%) MCP
13 8 (20.00%) Migration
13 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (17.50%) CCEE
15 5 (12.50%) Clustering
15 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.50%) OpenScape
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) DSL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MSI
2 1 (2.50%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Architect
1 15 (37.50%) Citrix Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Applications Packager
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.50%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (22.50%) Client/Server
3 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Application Discovery
2 8 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (2.50%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.50%) Change Control
4 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) VB
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (27.50%) MCITP
3 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (22.50%) MCP
4 9 (22.50%) CCA
5 7 (17.50%) CCEE
6 5 (12.50%) CCIA
7 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.00%) VCP5
8 2 (5.00%) CCAA
9 1 (2.50%) MCSA
9 1 (2.50%) NCDA
9 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (70.00%) XenApp
2 26 (65.00%) XenDesktop
3 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
5 9 (22.50%) XenServer
6 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) AppSense
2 29 (72.50%) Citrix
3 27 (67.50%) VMware
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Siemens
6 1 (2.50%) Sophos
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
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