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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 787 739 733
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 123 228 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.06% 1.88% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 103 182 207
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,125 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.37% -14.44%

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
11569 12146 13033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.15% 11.09% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9698 10157 10756
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 119 £41,750 +4.37% 13
South East +47 39 £50,000 +25.00% 1
London +4 36 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Hampshire +30 19 £32,000 +28.00%
Andover - 19 £32,000 -
North West -8 12 £47,500 +35.71% 2
West Midlands -10 11 £39,323 +13.48% 2
South West -17 9 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham -25 9 £39,323 +4.85% 1
City of London +41 8 £35,000 -26.70%
East of England +21 8 £60,000 +37.14%
Manchester -9 8 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Hertfordshire - 8 £60,000 -
Berkshire +26 7 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex +14 7 £57,750 +12.68%
Reading +16 6 £52,500 +16.66%
Surrey +17 5 £65,000 +68.83%
Woking +1 5 £65,000 +100.00%
Wiltshire +7 4 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Crawley +2 4 £58,000 -3.33%
Gloucester +2 4 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -13 4 £40,000 - 1
Horsham - 3 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -2 2 £35,250 +2.91%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £60,000 -
Cheshire +30 1 £52,500 +44.82%
Scotland +19 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Edinburgh +12 1 £50,000 +33.33%

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 255 (72.44%) Windows
2 238 (67.61%) SCCM
3 232 (65.91%) Microsoft
4 219 (62.22%) Citrix
5 213 (60.51%) Active Directory
6 176 (50.00%) VMware
7 170 (48.30%) PowerShell
8 136 (38.64%) XenApp
9 122 (34.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 120 (34.09%) Windows 7
11 114 (32.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 110 (31.25%) Windows Server
12 110 (31.25%) ITIL
13 93 (26.42%) XenDesktop
14 88 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 74 (21.02%) MS Exchange
16 73 (20.74%) Application Packaging
17 72 (20.45%) VBScript
18 69 (19.60%) NetScaler
19 67 (19.03%) SAN
20 65 (18.47%) Office 365
21 62 (17.61%) HP
22 61 (17.33%) MS Excel
22 61 (17.33%) MSI
23 59 (16.76%) Application Virtualisation
24 58 (16.48%) Finance
24 58 (16.48%) AppSense
25 57 (16.19%) MS Office
26 56 (15.91%) Windows 10
27 55 (15.63%) Security Cleared

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 74 (21.02%) MS Exchange
2 53 (15.06%) SharePoint
3 42 (11.93%) IIS
4 38 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (8.24%) Apache
5 29 (8.24%) Skype for Business
6 18 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (4.83%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (3.69%) Confluence
9 12 (3.41%) Moodle
10 11 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.28%) Documentum
14 1 (0.28%) Drupal
14 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 57 (16.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.28%) assyst
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 65 (18.47%) Office 365
2 26 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.99%) OneDrive
5 4 (1.14%) IaaS
5 4 (1.14%) PaaS
6 2 (0.57%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (19.60%) NetScaler
2 67 (19.03%) SAN
3 39 (11.08%) DNS
4 35 (9.94%) DHCP
5 33 (9.38%) LAN
6 32 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 32 (9.09%) WAN
7 27 (7.67%) Firewall
8 16 (4.55%) NAS
9 12 (3.41%) Skype
10 10 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (2.56%) VPN
12 8 (2.27%) Internet
12 8 (2.27%) Intranet
12 8 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (2.27%) VLAN
13 6 (1.70%) Network Security
14 5 (1.42%) Ethernet
15 4 (1.14%) VoIP
16 2 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.24%) MySQL
3 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.28%) Power BI
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 61 (17.33%) MSI
2 16 (4.55%) InstallShield
3 13 (3.69%) JIRA
4 8 (2.27%) WinDbg
5 7 (1.99%) Wise Package Studio
6 4 (1.14%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.57%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
General
1 58 (16.48%) Finance
2 31 (8.81%) Banking
3 22 (6.25%) Law
4 19 (5.40%) Publishing
5 15 (4.26%) Legal
6 8 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.27%) Retail
6 8 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.99%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.99%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.70%) Local Government
9 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.14%) Games
11 3 (0.85%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (14.49%) Support Engineer
2 43 (12.22%) Applications Packager
3 41 (11.65%) Analyst
3 41 (11.65%) Citrix Engineer
4 40 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
5 36 (10.23%) Consultant
6 35 (9.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 30 (8.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 26 (7.39%) Desktop Engineer
8 26 (7.39%) Desktop Support
9 25 (7.10%) Systems Engineer
10 24 (6.82%) Architect
11 23 (6.53%) Applications Support
11 23 (6.53%) Technical Leader
12 22 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (5.97%) SCCM Engineer
14 18 (5.11%) Citrix Consultant
14 18 (5.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 17 (4.83%) Technical Engineer
15 17 (4.83%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.24%) Software Packaging
2 5 (1.42%) .NET
2 5 (1.42%) Web Services
2 5 (1.42%) X-Windows
3 4 (1.14%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.57%) LAMP
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
5 1 (0.28%) HTML
5 1 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.34%) Data Centre
2 26 (7.39%) User Experience
3 25 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.83%) Private Cloud
5 15 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.69%) Wiki
7 12 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
9 9 (2.56%) Fat Client
9 9 (2.56%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.99%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.99%) Life Science
10 7 (1.99%) Replication
11 5 (1.42%) CESG
11 5 (1.42%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.42%) iPhone
11 5 (1.42%) Statistics
12 4 (1.14%) iPad
12 4 (1.14%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 255 (72.44%) Windows
2 120 (34.09%) Windows 7
3 114 (32.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 110 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 88 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (15.91%) Windows 10
7 37 (10.51%) Linux
8 18 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (4.55%) Solaris
10 15 (4.26%) Windows 8
11 13 (3.69%) Windows XP
12 10 (2.84%) Mac OS X
13 8 (2.27%) Windows 2000
14 7 (1.99%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.99%) Windows NT
15 6 (1.70%) Unix
16 3 (0.85%) Android
17 1 (0.28%) CentOS
17 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (31.25%) ITIL
2 73 (20.74%) Application Packaging
3 59 (16.76%) Application Virtualisation
4 47 (13.35%) Project Management
5 44 (12.50%) Software Distribution
6 38 (10.80%) Compatibility Testing
7 35 (9.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 31 (8.81%) Change Control
9 29 (8.24%) Service Management
10 25 (7.10%) Presales
11 23 (6.53%) Migration
12 22 (6.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 22 (6.25%) TOGAF
13 20 (5.68%) Customer Engagement
13 20 (5.68%) Server Virtualisation
14 18 (5.11%) ITIL V3
14 18 (5.11%) Mobile Device Management
15 17 (4.83%) Software Deployment
16 16 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 170 (48.30%) PowerShell
2 72 (20.45%) VBScript
3 51 (14.49%) SQL
4 19 (5.40%) VB
5 14 (3.98%) C#
6 8 (2.27%) Python
6 8 (2.27%) Ruby
7 3 (0.85%) PHP
8 2 (0.57%) Java
9 1 (0.28%) C
9 1 (0.28%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) Go
9 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.28%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 55 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 54 (15.34%) Citrix Certification
3 32 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (7.10%) CCA
4 25 (7.10%) SC Cleared
5 22 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 20 (5.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (5.11%) Degree
8 10 (2.84%) MCSA
8 10 (2.84%) MCSE
9 9 (2.56%) MCT
10 6 (1.70%) CISSP
10 6 (1.70%) GIAC
10 6 (1.70%) ISACA
10 6 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.70%) SANS
11 5 (1.42%) MCP
11 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.42%) VCAP
12 4 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.98%) SLA
2 7 (1.99%) QA
3 6 (1.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 213 (60.51%) Active Directory
2 136 (38.64%) XenApp
3 122 (34.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 93 (26.42%) XenDesktop
5 49 (13.92%) Hyper-V
6 30 (8.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 30 (8.52%) vSphere
7 27 (7.67%) BitLocker
8 22 (6.25%) XenServer
9 17 (4.83%) Terminal Services
10 11 (3.13%) VMware ESX
11 9 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.70%) Terminal Server
13 5 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.57%) DFS Replication
16 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 238 (67.61%) SCCM
2 43 (12.22%) SCOM
3 37 (10.51%) WSUS
4 33 (9.38%) AppDNA
5 20 (5.68%) EdgeSight
6 19 (5.40%) AirWatch
7 16 (4.55%) Backup Exec
7 16 (4.55%) Icinga
7 16 (4.55%) XenMobile
8 14 (3.98%) SCOrch
8 14 (3.98%) Sysprep
9 13 (3.69%) Nagios
10 12 (3.41%) Microsoft Intune
10 12 (3.41%) NetBackup
11 11 (3.13%) ThinApp
12 8 (2.27%) Perfmon
13 7 (1.99%) Casper Suite
13 7 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (1.99%) SCVMM
14 6 (1.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 232 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 219 (62.22%) Citrix
3 176 (50.00%) VMware
4 62 (17.61%) HP
5 58 (16.48%) AppSense
6 55 (15.63%) Cisco
7 33 (9.38%) NetApp
8 31 (8.81%) EMC
9 29 (8.24%) Symantec
10 26 (7.39%) Intel Security
11 22 (6.25%) Fortinet
12 21 (5.97%) Altiris
13 17 (4.83%) LANDesk
13 17 (4.83%) Oracle
13 17 (4.83%) Veeam
14 13 (3.69%) Red Hat
15 12 (3.41%) Hitachi
16 10 (2.84%) Computacenter
16 10 (2.84%) Juniper
17 9 (2.56%) Lumension
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