The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 144 145 142
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 12 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.43% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 4.67% 5.71% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -11.58%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
Microsoft App-V
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
257 245 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.32% 7.55% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 149 157 156
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Scotland

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Edinburgh +11 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Microsoft App-V
UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) SCCM
4 9 (60.00%) MSI
5 8 (53.33%) Application Packaging
6 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) AppDNA
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (26.67%) XenApp
9 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
9 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (20.00%) MCSE
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (20.00%) Migration
10 3 (20.00%) MCITP
11 2 (13.33%) Cisco
11 2 (13.33%) WSUS
11 2 (13.33%) Advertising
11 2 (13.33%) Publishing
11 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
11 2 (13.33%) SCOM

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
1 2 (13.33%) SMS
1 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Lead Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Lead Technical Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Security
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) SCCM
2 7 (46.67%) AppDNA
3 2 (13.33%) WSUS
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (6.67%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Varonis