The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 657 554 509
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -45
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 266 343 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 3.19% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 224 298 401
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12396 10765 11248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.53% 9.89% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10303 9175 9655
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 24 July 2014 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 24 July 2014. 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 -77 256 £45,000 -5.26% 46
London -82 112 £45,000 -10.00% 17
South East -25 65 £50,000 +11.11% 10
City of London -7 57 £48,000 -11.92% 7
Berkshire +25 46 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Reading +1 29 £50,000 +5.26% 7
East of England -18 25 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands +21 22 £37,500 -37.50% 5
Yorkshire -16 20 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South Yorkshire +7 19 £40,000 +1.26% 2
Sheffield +5 16 £40,000 +1.26% 2
Hertfordshire -11 13 £50,000 +5.26%
Coventry - 10 £37,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +3 9 £50,000 +16.27% 2
North West -11 9 £38,500 +2.66% 6
Cheshire +1 8 - -
Watford -11 8 £50,000 +5.26%
High Wycombe -2 7 £50,000 -18.36%
Hampshire -9 7 £31,349 -24.00%
Essex -12 7 £42,500 -10.52%
Bristol -4 6 £38,500 +10.00%
Kent -6 6 £27,500 -63.33%
South West -25 6 £38,500 +8.45%
Knutsford - 6 - -
Oxford +16 5 £50,000 -20.00%
Slough +11 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £50,000 +31.57%
Birmingham 0 5 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Bedfordshire -10 5 £33,500 +15.51%
Harlow - 5 £42,500 -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 463 (78.61%) Windows
2 426 (72.33%) Microsoft
3 411 (69.78%) Citrix
4 394 (66.89%) SCCM
5 282 (47.88%) Active Directory
6 280 (47.54%) XenApp
7 275 (46.69%) XenDesktop
8 253 (42.95%) VMware
9 236 (40.07%) Windows 7
10 210 (35.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 184 (31.24%) MS Excel
12 172 (29.20%) AppSense
13 167 (28.35%) PowerShell
14 157 (26.66%) Hyper-V
15 129 (21.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 121 (20.54%) Finance
17 118 (20.03%) Citrix Certification
18 115 (19.52%) VBScript
19 114 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
20 108 (18.34%) MSI
21 99 (16.81%) MS Office
22 95 (16.13%) Application Packaging
23 93 (15.79%) NetScaler
24 92 (15.62%) MCSE
25 88 (14.94%) ITIL
25 88 (14.94%) DNS
26 86 (14.60%) Windows Server 2003
27 85 (14.43%) MS Exchange
27 85 (14.43%) VB
28 84 (14.26%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 85 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 51 (8.66%) Lync
3 45 (7.64%) SharePoint
4 42 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 22 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (1.87%) IIS
10 8 (1.36%) SAS
11 6 (1.02%) K2 blackpearl
11 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.02%) WorkSite
11 6 (1.02%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.85%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
14 3 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.17%) Apache
Applications
1 184 (31.24%) MS Excel
2 99 (16.81%) MS Office
3 14 (2.38%) PowerPivot
3 14 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.51%) Summit
3 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Maximo
4 1 (0.17%) assyst
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.38%) Office 365
2 7 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (15.79%) NetScaler
2 88 (14.94%) DNS
3 79 (13.41%) SAN
4 47 (7.98%) Firewall
5 46 (7.81%) DHCP
6 28 (4.75%) TCP/IP
7 22 (3.74%) VPN
8 13 (2.21%) WAN
9 12 (2.04%) NAS
9 12 (2.04%) iSCSI
9 12 (2.04%) LAN
10 11 (1.87%) VoIP
10 11 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (1.70%) Cisco PIX
11 10 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.53%) IPsec
13 8 (1.36%) Wireless
14 5 (0.85%) SMTP
14 5 (0.85%) Ethernet
14 5 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.36%) MySQL
4 7 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.51%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 108 (18.34%) MSI
2 47 (7.98%) AdminStudio
3 37 (6.28%) InstallShield
4 9 (1.53%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.17%) Visual LANSA
6 1 (0.17%) JIRA
6 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 121 (20.54%) Finance
2 44 (7.47%) Law
3 38 (6.45%) Legal
4 31 (5.26%) Retail
5 29 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.57%) Banking
7 16 (2.72%) Back Office
8 8 (1.36%) Electronics
8 8 (1.36%) Publishing
8 8 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.36%) Military
9 6 (1.02%) Billing
10 3 (0.51%) Advertising
10 3 (0.51%) Marketing
10 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.34%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 124 (21.05%) Consultant
2 66 (11.21%) Architect
2 66 (11.21%) Applications Packager
3 62 (10.53%) Analyst
4 52 (8.83%) Citrix Consultant
5 46 (7.81%) Support Engineer
6 41 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 34 (5.77%) Technical Consultant
8 30 (5.09%) Citrix Engineer
9 28 (4.75%) Desktop Support
10 26 (4.41%) Technical Architect
10 26 (4.41%) Technical Support
11 24 (4.07%) Desktop Analyst
12 23 (3.90%) Microsoft Consultant
12 23 (3.90%) Applications Engineer
13 22 (3.74%) Support Analyst
14 21 (3.57%) Citrix Specialist
15 20 (3.40%) Applications Consultant
16 18 (3.06%) Technical Engineer
16 18 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (16.13%) Application Packaging
2 29 (4.92%) OCX
3 18 (3.06%) Software Packaging
4 11 (1.87%) COM
5 4 (0.68%) .NET
6 3 (0.51%) XML
7 2 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.96%) Fat Client
1 41 (6.96%) Thin Client
2 22 (3.74%) PKI
3 20 (3.40%) Clustering
4 16 (2.72%) Blackberry
5 15 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.87%) Statistics
6 11 (1.87%) Smartphone
6 11 (1.87%) EqualLogic
7 7 (1.19%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.02%) iPhone
8 6 (1.02%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.85%) iPad
10 4 (0.68%) Replication
11 2 (0.34%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.34%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.34%) DTV
12 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 463 (78.61%) Windows
2 236 (40.07%) Windows 7
3 129 (21.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (14.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 84 (14.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (12.22%) Windows 8
7 61 (10.36%) Windows XP
8 36 (6.11%) Linux
9 29 (4.92%) Windows Vista
10 16 (2.72%) Apple iOS
11 13 (2.21%) Android
12 12 (2.04%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.87%) SUSE
14 8 (1.36%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.36%) UNIX
15 4 (0.68%) VMS
16 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (14.94%) ITIL
2 64 (10.87%) Migration
3 39 (6.62%) Service Delivery
4 29 (4.92%) Service Management
5 24 (4.07%) Release Management
6 23 (3.90%) ITSM
7 20 (3.40%) Project Management
8 18 (3.06%) Problem Management
9 17 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (2.89%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (2.72%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (2.38%) Asset Management
11 14 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (2.38%) Time Management
12 13 (2.21%) Change Control
13 12 (2.04%) Software Deployment
13 12 (2.04%) ITIL V3
14 10 (1.70%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (1.70%) Knowledge Management
14 10 (1.70%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (28.35%) PowerShell
2 115 (19.52%) VBScript
3 85 (14.43%) VB
4 71 (12.05%) SQL
5 5 (0.85%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.34%) R
6 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.34%) C#
6 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.17%) Perl
7 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.17%) VBA
7 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 118 (20.03%) Citrix Certification
2 114 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 92 (15.62%) MCSE
4 67 (11.38%) Security Cleared
5 63 (10.70%) CCA
6 61 (10.36%) CCEE
7 60 (10.19%) MCITP
8 52 (8.83%) SC Cleared
9 32 (5.43%) Degree
10 31 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (5.09%) CCEA
12 26 (4.41%) CCIA
13 23 (3.90%) MCTS
14 20 (3.40%) MCP
14 20 (3.40%) CCAA
15 16 (2.72%) MCSA
16 13 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (2.21%) NCDA
16 13 (2.21%) NCIE
16 13 (2.21%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.07%) SLA
2 17 (2.89%) QA
3 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 282 (47.88%) Active Directory
2 280 (47.54%) XenApp
3 275 (46.69%) XenDesktop
4 210 (35.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 157 (26.66%) Hyper-V
6 77 (13.07%) XenServer
7 56 (9.51%) vSphere
8 39 (6.62%) UAG
9 34 (5.77%) VMware ESX
10 32 (5.43%) IAG
11 20 (3.40%) Terminal Services
12 14 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
13 12 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.53%) ISA Server
14 9 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 8 (1.36%) Xen
16 4 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
17 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.17%) NFS
17 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 394 (66.89%) SCCM
2 49 (8.32%) WSUS
3 42 (7.13%) SCOM
4 37 (6.28%) AppDNA
5 28 (4.75%) XenMobile
6 27 (4.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 27 (4.58%) SCVMM
7 16 (2.72%) NetBackup
8 15 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (2.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 14 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 10 (1.70%) Cacti
10 10 (1.70%) Backup Exec
10 10 (1.70%) MOM
11 8 (1.36%) SCOrch
12 7 (1.19%) WMI
13 6 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 6 (1.02%) ZENworks
13 6 (1.02%) Tivoli
13 6 (1.02%) OpenView
Vendors
1 426 (72.33%) Microsoft
2 411 (69.78%) Citrix
3 253 (42.95%) VMware
4 172 (29.20%) AppSense
5 52 (8.83%) Cisco
5 52 (8.83%) HP
6 47 (7.98%) NetApp
6 47 (7.98%) Symantec
7 40 (6.79%) EMC
8 25 (4.24%) Dell
9 24 (4.07%) BMC
9 24 (4.07%) CA
10 22 (3.74%) Oracle
11 21 (3.57%) Remedy
11 21 (3.57%) McAfee
11 21 (3.57%) Apple
12 20 (3.40%) Fujitsu
13 18 (3.06%) IBM
14 14 (2.38%) Computacenter
15 13 (2.21%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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England
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