The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 762 629 730
Rank change year-on-year
-133 +101
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 173 325 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.42% 2.45% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 126 224 160
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £61,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12155 13246 11013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.00% 12.44% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10323 11182 9088
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
England -117 155 £53,750 +13.15% 13
London -42 81 £57,500 +15.00% 6
South East -41 19 £45,000 -5.26% 6
East of England +9 16 £52,500 +2.43%
City of London +19 15 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West +6 13 £50,000 +63.93% 1
West Midlands -11 13 £35,910 -34.71%
Birmingham +5 11 - -
Liverpool - 10 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 10 £55,000 -
Berkshire -29 8 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Essex - 8 £52,500 -
East Midlands +5 7 £44,000 -14.14%
West Sussex -11 7 £32,500 -23.52%
Horsham - 7 £32,500 -
Bracknell +1 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Northamptonshire - 5 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £42,500 -
Dunstable - 4 £42,500 -
Northampton - 4 £44,000 -
Hertfordshire +6 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Reading +4 3 £62,500 +13.63% 1
South West -9 3 £33,000 -17.50%
Colchester - 3 £52,500 -
Surrey +12 2 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Watford +11 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Manchester +6 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £35,910 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £33,000 -
Leicester - 2 £41,543 -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 315 (75.54%) Windows
2 288 (69.06%) Citrix
3 263 (63.07%) Microsoft
4 249 (59.71%) Active Directory
5 215 (51.56%) XenApp
6 210 (50.36%) VMware
7 187 (44.84%) SCCM
8 183 (43.88%) Windows Server
9 163 (39.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 163 (39.09%) XenDesktop
10 152 (36.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 143 (34.29%) ITIL
12 128 (30.70%) AppSense
13 116 (27.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 107 (25.66%) NetScaler
15 101 (24.22%) PowerShell
16 99 (23.74%) MS Excel
17 95 (22.78%) Finance
18 84 (20.14%) Windows 7
19 78 (18.71%) Cisco
20 75 (17.99%) Data Centre
21 74 (17.75%) Citrix Certification
22 71 (17.03%) SQL Server
23 69 (16.55%) Hyper-V
24 68 (16.31%) MS Exchange
25 65 (15.59%) vSphere
26 64 (15.35%) DNS
27 57 (13.67%) SCOM
28 55 (13.19%) SAN
29 53 (12.71%) EdgeSight

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 68 (16.31%) MS Exchange
2 51 (12.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (8.63%) SharePoint
4 34 (8.15%) IIS
5 32 (7.67%) Skype for Business
6 23 (5.52%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (5.28%) Moodle
8 11 (2.64%) Confluence
9 7 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.44%) MTS
11 5 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.48%) Apache
13 1 (0.24%) Documentum
13 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.24%) JBoss
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 99 (23.74%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (5.28%) Unit4 Business World
2 17 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.20%) assyst
4 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.59%) Office 365
2 20 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.60%) IaaS
3 15 (3.60%) PaaS
4 7 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.44%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 107 (25.66%) NetScaler
2 64 (15.35%) DNS
3 55 (13.19%) SAN
4 45 (10.79%) DHCP
5 30 (7.19%) Firewall
5 30 (7.19%) WAN
6 24 (5.76%) TCP/IP
7 19 (4.56%) VPN
8 18 (4.32%) Remote Desktop
9 17 (4.08%) iSCSI
9 17 (4.08%) LAN
10 13 (3.12%) VoIP
11 10 (2.40%) BGP
11 10 (2.40%) MPLS
11 10 (2.40%) VPLS
12 9 (2.16%) Skype
13 7 (1.68%) Wireshark
14 6 (1.44%) Internet
14 6 (1.44%) NAS
14 6 (1.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.72%) MySQL
6 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (11.75%) MSI
2 12 (2.88%) InstallShield
3 11 (2.64%) JIRA
4 6 (1.44%) AdminStudio
5 3 (0.72%) WinDbg
5 3 (0.72%) Wise Package Studio
6 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 95 (22.78%) Finance
2 41 (9.83%) Banking
3 32 (7.67%) Law
4 18 (4.32%) Marketing
5 17 (4.08%) Electronics
5 17 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.84%) Legal
7 12 (2.88%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.92%) Retail
9 6 (1.44%) Publishing
10 5 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (22.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 82 (19.66%) Citrix Engineer
3 60 (14.39%) Analyst
4 29 (6.95%) Support Engineer
4 29 (6.95%) Windows Engineer
5 26 (6.24%) Architect
6 24 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (5.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 23 (5.52%) Wintel Engineer
8 22 (5.28%) Consultant
9 19 (4.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (4.32%) Applications Packager
11 17 (4.08%) Applications Engineer
12 16 (3.84%) Team Leader
13 15 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (3.60%) Administrator
13 15 (3.60%) Citrix Consultant
13 15 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
14 14 (3.36%) Support Analyst
15 12 (2.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.44%) Software Packaging
2 5 (1.20%) Web Services
3 4 (0.96%) RESTful
4 1 (0.24%) .NET
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Axis
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.24%) LAMP
4 1 (0.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 75 (17.99%) Data Centre
2 32 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (7.19%) Fat Client
3 30 (7.19%) Thin Client
4 28 (6.71%) Blackberry
5 27 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (5.52%) Management Information System
7 22 (5.28%) Clustering
8 18 (4.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 13 (3.12%) User Experience
10 12 (2.88%) VCE vBlock
11 11 (2.64%) Wiki
12 9 (2.16%) BYOD
13 8 (1.92%) iPhone
14 7 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (1.44%) Computer Science
15 6 (1.44%) Driving Licence
15 6 (1.44%) Hedge funds
16 5 (1.20%) Client/Server
17 3 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 315 (75.54%) Windows
2 183 (43.88%) Windows Server
3 152 (36.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 116 (27.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (20.14%) Windows 7
6 40 (9.59%) Windows 8
7 22 (5.28%) Linux
8 15 (3.60%) Unix
9 14 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.88%) Android
10 12 (2.88%) Windows XP
11 11 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.64%) Windows 10
12 9 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (1.92%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.68%) Windows Phone
15 6 (1.44%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.48%) SUSE
16 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (34.29%) ITIL
2 46 (11.03%) Application Packaging
3 45 (10.79%) Change Management
4 33 (7.91%) Service Management
5 27 (6.47%) Incident Management
5 27 (6.47%) Service Delivery
6 26 (6.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (5.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 22 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (5.28%) Line Management
9 21 (5.04%) Presales
10 19 (4.56%) Defect Tracking
10 19 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (4.56%) Infrastructure Management
11 18 (4.32%) Project Management
12 17 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (4.08%) Programme Management
13 16 (3.84%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (3.60%) Load Balancing
15 14 (3.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 101 (24.22%) PowerShell
2 52 (12.47%) SQL
3 30 (7.19%) VBScript
4 18 (4.32%) VB
5 3 (0.72%) KiXtart
6 2 (0.48%) Ruby
7 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (17.75%) Citrix Certification
2 52 (12.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (10.31%) CCA
4 31 (7.43%) Security Cleared
5 26 (6.24%) Degree
6 24 (5.76%) MCP
7 21 (5.04%) CCEE
7 21 (5.04%) MCSE
8 19 (4.56%) MCSA
8 19 (4.56%) SC Cleared
9 15 (3.60%) MCITP
10 14 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (3.12%) CCNP
12 11 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (2.16%) DV Cleared
15 8 (1.92%) CCEA
15 8 (1.92%) MCTS
16 6 (1.44%) CESG Certified Professional
17 5 (1.20%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.00%) SLA
2 10 (2.40%) QA
3 5 (1.20%) COBIT
4 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 249 (59.71%) Active Directory
2 215 (51.56%) XenApp
3 163 (39.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 163 (39.09%) XenDesktop
4 69 (16.55%) Hyper-V
5 65 (15.59%) vSphere
6 39 (9.35%) XenServer
7 32 (7.67%) Terminal Services
8 25 (6.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 18 (4.32%) UAG
10 16 (3.84%) VMware ESX
11 15 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.68%) DFS Replication
12 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (1.44%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.48%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.48%) vCloud
16 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 187 (44.84%) SCCM
2 57 (13.67%) SCOM
3 53 (12.71%) EdgeSight
4 32 (7.67%) XenMobile
5 21 (5.04%) Nagios
5 21 (5.04%) WSUS
6 20 (4.80%) AirWatch
7 15 (3.60%) ThinApp
8 13 (3.12%) HP Data Protector
8 13 (3.12%) SCVMM
9 12 (2.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 11 (2.64%) SCOrch
11 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (1.68%) FortiGate
12 7 (1.68%) SCDPM
13 6 (1.44%) Nessus
13 6 (1.44%) NetBackup
13 6 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (1.20%) SCSM
14 5 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 288 (69.06%) Citrix
2 263 (63.07%) Microsoft
3 210 (50.36%) VMware
4 128 (30.70%) AppSense
5 78 (18.71%) Cisco
6 43 (10.31%) HP
7 29 (6.95%) NetApp
8 19 (4.56%) Symantec
9 18 (4.32%) SAP
10 16 (3.84%) Apple
11 13 (3.12%) Palo Alto
12 12 (2.88%) Dell
13 11 (2.64%) Computacenter
13 11 (2.64%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.16%) Bloomberg
15 7 (1.68%) BMC
15 7 (1.68%) iManage
16 6 (1.44%) CA
16 6 (1.44%) Oracle
16 6 (1.44%) Sophos
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