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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 611 611 559
Rank change year-on-year
0 -52
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 300 300 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 2.24% 2.60% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 231 216 315
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%

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
13390 11542 11773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.92% 10.52% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11351 9560 10123
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +17 274 £50,000 +11.11% 34
London +53 143 £51,500 +3.00% 10
South East +11 62 £50,000 +25.00% 13
City of London +23 47 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Berkshire +14 23 £47,500 +5.55% 2
North West -19 21 £32,000 -16.33% 6
Yorkshire -15 17 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire -9 16 £32,000 -14.66%
West Yorkshire -8 12 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +10 11 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Hampshire -7 11 £50,000 +14.28%
East of England -26 11 £42,500 -2.85%
Warrington +8 10 £42,500 +21.42%
Scotland +7 9 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Kent +4 9 £67,500 +50.00% 3
West Midlands -13 9 £50,000 +48.14% 4
Essex -12 8 £40,500 -22.85%
Andover - 8 £30,000 -
Edinburgh 0 7 £45,000 - 2
Bradford - 7 £31,500 -
Marlow - 7 £55,000 -
Reading +4 6 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Birmingham -15 6 £50,000 +48.14% 2
Bracknell -16 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £37,500 -
North East - 6 £37,500 -
East Midlands +3 5 £50,000 +14.28%
South Yorkshire -14 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Manchester -22 5 £43,000 -21.81% 5

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 443 (84.06%) Windows
2 385 (73.06%) Citrix
3 351 (66.60%) Microsoft
4 290 (55.03%) SCCM
5 258 (48.96%) Active Directory
6 251 (47.63%) XenApp
7 233 (44.21%) VMware
8 232 (44.02%) XenDesktop
9 199 (37.76%) Windows 7
10 194 (36.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 152 (28.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 152 (28.84%) Application Packaging
12 146 (27.70%) AppSense
13 140 (26.57%) Citrix Certification
14 139 (26.38%) ITIL
15 137 (26.00%) MS Excel
16 136 (25.81%) Hyper-V
17 127 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
18 125 (23.72%) PowerShell
19 119 (22.58%) NetScaler
20 106 (20.11%) Finance
21 101 (19.17%) MSI
22 95 (18.03%) SAN
23 87 (16.51%) CCA
24 86 (16.32%) Microsoft Certification
25 84 (15.94%) MS Exchange
26 78 (14.80%) SQL
27 76 (14.42%) vSphere
28 69 (13.09%) Windows 8
29 68 (12.90%) MCSE

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 84 (15.94%) MS Exchange
2 48 (9.11%) SharePoint
2 48 (9.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (6.83%) Lync
4 15 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.95%) IIS
8 3 (0.57%) WorkSite
9 2 (0.38%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.19%) JBoss
10 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.19%) Apache
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 137 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.73%) MS Office
3 8 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Maximo
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.09%) Office 365
2 11 (2.09%) IaaS
3 10 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.38%) SaaS
4 2 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 119 (22.58%) NetScaler
2 95 (18.03%) SAN
3 67 (12.71%) DNS
4 49 (9.30%) DHCP
5 37 (7.02%) Firewall
6 34 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 24 (4.55%) WAN
8 23 (4.36%) TCP/IP
8 23 (4.36%) Fibre Channel
9 15 (2.85%) LAN
9 15 (2.85%) IP Telephony
10 14 (2.66%) Wireshark
11 12 (2.28%) Internet
12 11 (2.09%) VPN
13 8 (1.52%) FCoE
14 7 (1.33%) IPsec
15 6 (1.14%) NAS
15 6 (1.14%) MPLS
16 5 (0.95%) Network Security
16 5 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (1.52%) MySQL
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (0.38%) DB2
5 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.38%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 101 (19.17%) MSI
2 55 (10.44%) InstallShield
3 36 (6.83%) AdminStudio
4 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.38%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Visual LANSA
General
1 106 (20.11%) Finance
2 25 (4.74%) Banking
3 20 (3.80%) Law
4 17 (3.23%) Advertising
5 12 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.33%) Electronics
6 7 (1.33%) Military
7 6 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.95%) Legal
8 5 (0.95%) Marketing
9 3 (0.57%) Publishing
9 3 (0.57%) Retail
10 2 (0.38%) French Language
10 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (19.35%) Consultant
2 69 (13.09%) Analyst
3 63 (11.95%) Architect
4 48 (9.11%) Applications Packager
5 39 (7.40%) Support Engineer
6 37 (7.02%) Citrix Engineer
7 36 (6.83%) Citrix Consultant
8 31 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
9 27 (5.12%) Technical Support
10 24 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 23 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support
11 23 (4.36%) Citrix Specialist
12 21 (3.98%) Citrix Support
12 21 (3.98%) Technical Architect
12 21 (3.98%) Desktop Engineer
13 20 (3.80%) Team Leader
13 20 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (3.80%) Citrix Architect
14 19 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (3.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (28.84%) Application Packaging
2 25 (4.74%) Software Packaging
3 5 (0.95%) JSP
4 3 (0.57%) COM
5 2 (0.38%) .NET
5 2 (0.38%) Web Services
5 2 (0.38%) XML
5 2 (0.38%) Middleware
5 2 (0.38%) OCX
6 1 (0.19%) LAMP
6 1 (0.19%) HTML
6 1 (0.19%) CSS
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.55%) Thin Client
1 24 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 18 (3.42%) Blackberry
2 18 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.04%) Clustering
4 15 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.90%) Hedge funds
6 10 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.71%) Replication
8 5 (0.95%) PMI
9 4 (0.76%) Symmetrix
9 4 (0.76%) PKI
9 4 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.76%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.57%) CMDB
10 3 (0.57%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.57%) User Experience
11 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.38%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 443 (84.06%) Windows
2 199 (37.76%) Windows 7
3 152 (28.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 127 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (13.09%) Windows 8
6 64 (12.14%) Windows XP
7 58 (11.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (6.07%) Linux
9 7 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.14%) SUSE
10 6 (1.14%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.95%) UNIX
12 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.38%) zOS
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (26.38%) ITIL
2 52 (9.87%) Migration
3 25 (4.74%) Problem Management
4 24 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 20 (3.80%) Project Management
5 20 (3.80%) PRINCE2
6 19 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
6 19 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (3.61%) Software Licensing
7 18 (3.42%) Change Management
8 17 (3.23%) Compatibility Testing
9 16 (3.04%) Asset Management
9 16 (3.04%) Software Distribution
10 15 (2.85%) Configuration Management
10 15 (2.85%) Load Balancing
10 15 (2.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (2.47%) BCP
12 12 (2.28%) Mentoring
13 11 (2.09%) Data Management
14 9 (1.71%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 125 (23.72%) PowerShell
2 78 (14.80%) SQL
3 67 (12.71%) VBScript
4 51 (9.68%) VB
5 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.38%) R
6 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.19%) C++
6 1 (0.19%) Java
6 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 140 (26.57%) Citrix Certification
2 87 (16.51%) CCA
3 86 (16.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (12.90%) MCSE
5 54 (10.25%) Security Cleared
6 53 (10.06%) SC Cleared
7 52 (9.87%) CCEE
8 51 (9.68%) CCIA
9 50 (9.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 42 (7.97%) MCITP
11 39 (7.40%) Degree
12 29 (5.50%) CCEA
13 28 (5.31%) CCAA
14 26 (4.93%) MCP
15 12 (2.28%) MCSA
15 12 (2.28%) VCAP
16 11 (2.09%) VCP5
16 11 (2.09%) DV Cleared
17 10 (1.90%) MCTS
18 9 (1.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.61%) SLA
2 12 (2.28%) QA
3 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 258 (48.96%) Active Directory
2 251 (47.63%) XenApp
3 232 (44.02%) XenDesktop
4 194 (36.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 136 (25.81%) Hyper-V
6 76 (14.42%) vSphere
7 56 (10.63%) XenServer
8 23 (4.36%) VMware ESX
9 20 (3.80%) Terminal Services
10 13 (2.47%) UAG
11 11 (2.09%) IAG
12 8 (1.52%) VMware Server
13 6 (1.14%) NFS
14 4 (0.76%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.57%) Xen
15 3 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.57%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
16 1 (0.19%) vCloud
16 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 290 (55.03%) SCCM
2 62 (11.76%) SCOM
3 43 (8.16%) AppDNA
4 41 (7.78%) SCVMM
5 35 (6.64%) XenMobile
6 21 (3.98%) WMI
7 20 (3.80%) SCSM
8 19 (3.61%) WSUS
9 18 (3.42%) EdgeSight
10 15 (2.85%) SCOrch
11 11 (2.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (1.90%) NetBackup
13 9 (1.71%) Windows Intune
14 8 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 8 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 6 (1.14%) SCDPM
16 5 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 4 (0.76%) Backup Exec
18 3 (0.57%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 385 (73.06%) Citrix
2 351 (66.60%) Microsoft
3 233 (44.21%) VMware
4 146 (27.70%) AppSense
5 44 (8.35%) Cisco
5 44 (8.35%) NetApp
6 42 (7.97%) HP
7 35 (6.64%) LANDesk
8 29 (5.50%) EMC
9 20 (3.80%) Symantec
10 19 (3.61%) Dell
11 15 (2.85%) Oracle
11 15 (2.85%) Fujitsu
12 14 (2.66%) Apple
13 10 (1.90%) Veritas
14 9 (1.71%) Novell
14 9 (1.71%) Wyse
15 7 (1.33%) Red Hat
16 6 (1.14%) Altiris
16 6 (1.14%) Sophos
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance, and benefits.
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £45-55k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £43000 - £49000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Home Working + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago