The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 75 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.81% 0.45% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 5.77% 3.03% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £41,250 £39,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.43% +75.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Microsoft App-V
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
104 66 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.96% 14.93% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 81 60 65
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (90.91%) Application Packaging
2 20 (90.91%) XenDesktop
3 19 (86.36%) Windows
4 17 (77.27%) XenApp
5 16 (72.73%) MS Excel
6 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (68.18%) SCCM
7 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
8 13 (59.09%) CCA
8 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
8 13 (59.09%) NetScaler
9 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
10 10 (45.45%) SCVMM
10 10 (45.45%) MS Office
10 10 (45.45%) DNS
11 8 (36.36%) MCSE
11 8 (36.36%) CCEA
11 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (36.36%) CCAA
12 7 (31.82%) CCEE
13 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
13 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
13 5 (22.73%) vSphere
13 5 (22.73%) XenMobile
13 5 (22.73%) MSI
13 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (22.73%) MCTS

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) NetScaler
2 10 (45.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MSI
2 4 (18.18%) AdminStudio
3 3 (13.64%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Consultant
2 10 (45.45%) Citrix Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) Applications Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Packager
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 2 (9.09%) Software Licensing
2 1 (4.55%) Time Management
2 1 (4.55%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) VBScript
1 4 (18.18%) VB
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCA
3 8 (36.36%) MCSE
3 8 (36.36%) CCEA
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (36.36%) CCAA
4 7 (31.82%) CCEE
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (22.73%) MCTS
5 5 (22.73%) MCITP
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 17 (77.27%) XenApp
3 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (22.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) SCCM
2 10 (45.45%) SCVMM
3 5 (22.73%) XenMobile
4 4 (18.18%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) AppSense