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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 668 551 507
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -44
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 235 351 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.90% 3.29% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 204 284 377
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
12347 10669 11965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 9.99% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10259 9065 10279
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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 -93 222 £45,000 - 45
London -56 130 £46,250 -2.63% 21
City of London -17 43 £52,500 +16.66% 10
South East -50 33 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Berkshire -2 23 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Yorkshire -47 19 £38,750 -1.89% 4
Reading -9 16 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands -1 15 £40,000 +2.56% 5
East of England -9 13 £42,000 -11.57% 1
South Yorkshire -20 11 £40,000 +1.26% 2
North West -9 9 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Sheffield -12 9 £40,000 +1.26% 1
West Yorkshire -38 8 £31,500 -28.40% 1
Essex +4 7 £42,000 -20.00%
Bradford - 7 £31,500 -
Birmingham +4 6 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Hertfordshire -8 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Cheshire -10 5 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Thames Valley - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £50,000 +16.27%
Manchester -4 4 £40,832 -25.76% 1
Watford -5 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Coventry -5 4 £40,000 -
East Midlands -12 3 £62,500 +58.22%
Surrey -18 3 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £32,397 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £62,500 -
North East - 3 £47,500 - 1
High Wycombe - 3 £50,000 -
Knutsford - 3 - -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 434 (79.34%) Windows
2 382 (69.84%) Citrix
3 364 (66.54%) Microsoft
4 341 (62.34%) SCCM
5 272 (49.73%) Active Directory
6 258 (47.17%) XenDesktop
7 249 (45.52%) XenApp
8 211 (38.57%) Windows 7
9 208 (38.03%) VMware
10 157 (28.70%) MS Excel
10 157 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 154 (28.15%) AppSense
12 147 (26.87%) PowerShell
12 147 (26.87%) Hyper-V
13 126 (23.03%) Finance
13 126 (23.03%) Citrix Certification
14 119 (21.76%) VBScript
15 116 (21.21%) Application Packaging
16 108 (19.74%) NetScaler
17 107 (19.56%) Windows Server 2008
18 105 (19.20%) MSI
19 97 (17.73%) VB
20 95 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
21 90 (16.45%) Microsoft Certification
22 86 (15.72%) MS Office
22 86 (15.72%) ITIL
23 83 (15.17%) SAN
24 81 (14.81%) SQL Server
25 77 (14.08%) MCSE
26 75 (13.71%) DNS

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 67 (12.25%) MS Exchange
2 45 (8.23%) SharePoint
3 40 (7.31%) Lync
4 36 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (2.38%) IIS
8 7 (1.28%) WorkSite
9 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.91%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (0.55%) SAS
10 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.18%) Apache
12 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 157 (28.70%) MS Excel
2 86 (15.72%) MS Office
3 14 (2.56%) PowerPivot
4 13 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.55%) Summit
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Maximo
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.19%) Office 365
2 5 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 108 (19.74%) NetScaler
2 83 (15.17%) SAN
3 75 (13.71%) DNS
4 57 (10.42%) Firewall
5 36 (6.58%) DHCP
6 19 (3.47%) TCP/IP
7 18 (3.29%) WAN
8 16 (2.93%) iSCSI
9 14 (2.56%) VPN
10 13 (2.38%) LAN
10 13 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (2.19%) VoIP
12 11 (2.01%) NAS
13 9 (1.65%) IPsec
13 9 (1.65%) Cisco PIX
13 9 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (1.46%) FCoE
15 6 (1.10%) Network Security
16 5 (0.91%) MPLS
16 5 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.46%) MySQL
3 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.55%) PowerCenter
6 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.37%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.37%) DB2
8 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 105 (19.20%) MSI
2 42 (7.68%) InstallShield
3 40 (7.31%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.18%) Visual LANSA
5 1 (0.18%) JIRA
5 1 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 126 (23.03%) Finance
2 28 (5.12%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.75%) Law
4 23 (4.20%) Legal
5 18 (3.29%) Banking
5 18 (3.29%) Retail
6 9 (1.65%) Electronics
7 8 (1.46%) Military
8 7 (1.28%) Advertising
8 7 (1.28%) Marketing
9 6 (1.10%) Back Office
9 6 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.73%) Publishing
10 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.37%) French Language
12 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.37%) Billing
12 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 109 (19.93%) Consultant
2 68 (12.43%) Applications Packager
3 65 (11.88%) Analyst
4 62 (11.33%) Citrix Consultant
5 51 (9.32%) Architect
6 50 (9.14%) Support Engineer
7 38 (6.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 31 (5.67%) Technical Consultant
9 30 (5.48%) Citrix Specialist
10 26 (4.75%) Citrix Engineer
11 24 (4.39%) Desktop Support
12 23 (4.20%) Technical Support
13 22 (4.02%) Support Analyst
13 22 (4.02%) Applications Consultant
14 21 (3.84%) Desktop Analyst
14 21 (3.84%) Microsoft Consultant
15 20 (3.66%) Technical Architect
16 19 (3.47%) Senior Consultant
17 18 (3.29%) Citrix Support
18 16 (2.93%) Citrix Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (21.21%) Application Packaging
2 29 (5.30%) OCX
3 19 (3.47%) Software Packaging
4 10 (1.83%) COM
5 2 (0.37%) Web Services
5 2 (0.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.58%) Thin Client
1 36 (6.58%) Fat Client
2 22 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.47%) Clustering
4 18 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.01%) EqualLogic
7 10 (1.83%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.83%) PKI
8 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.91%) User Experience
9 5 (0.91%) PMI
9 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.91%) Replication
9 5 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.73%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (0.55%) DTV
12 2 (0.37%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.37%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 434 (79.34%) Windows
2 211 (38.57%) Windows 7
3 107 (19.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (13.16%) Windows 8
6 56 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (9.32%) Windows XP
8 40 (7.31%) Linux
9 12 (2.19%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.01%) SUSE
11 10 (1.83%) UNIX
12 7 (1.28%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.55%) Android
13 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.37%) zOS
15 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (15.72%) ITIL
2 53 (9.69%) Migration
3 32 (5.85%) Service Delivery
4 26 (4.75%) Problem Management
5 22 (4.02%) Project Management
6 20 (3.66%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (3.47%) Software Licensing
8 17 (3.11%) Load Balancing
9 16 (2.93%) Asset Management
10 15 (2.74%) Compatibility Testing
11 14 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (2.56%) Service Management
12 12 (2.19%) ITSM
12 12 (2.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (1.83%) Software Deployment
13 10 (1.83%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (1.65%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (1.46%) Information Assurance
15 8 (1.46%) Data Management
15 8 (1.46%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (26.87%) PowerShell
2 119 (21.76%) VBScript
3 97 (17.73%) VB
4 69 (12.61%) SQL
5 2 (0.37%) R
5 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.37%) C#
5 2 (0.37%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.18%) C++
6 1 (0.18%) VBA
6 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 126 (23.03%) Citrix Certification
2 90 (16.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (14.08%) MCSE
4 72 (13.16%) CCA
5 54 (9.87%) CCEE
5 54 (9.87%) Security Cleared
6 50 (9.14%) MCITP
7 45 (8.23%) SC Cleared
8 38 (6.95%) CCEA
9 36 (6.58%) Degree
10 29 (5.30%) CCAA
11 28 (5.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (3.47%) CCIA
13 16 (2.93%) MCP
14 14 (2.56%) MCTS
15 13 (2.38%) MCSA
16 11 (2.01%) HND
17 10 (1.83%) Linux+ Certification
17 10 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
18 9 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.38%) SLA
2 7 (1.28%) QA
3 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 272 (49.73%) Active Directory
2 258 (47.17%) XenDesktop
3 249 (45.52%) XenApp
4 157 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 147 (26.87%) Hyper-V
6 61 (11.15%) XenServer
7 51 (9.32%) vSphere
8 29 (5.30%) VMware ESX
9 25 (4.57%) IAG
9 25 (4.57%) UAG
10 14 (2.56%) Terminal Services
11 9 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (1.65%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (1.46%) ISA Server
13 6 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.73%) Xen
14 4 (0.73%) NFS
15 2 (0.37%) DFS Replication
16 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 341 (62.34%) SCCM
2 44 (8.04%) AppDNA
3 43 (7.86%) WSUS
4 30 (5.48%) SCOM
5 29 (5.30%) SCVMM
6 28 (5.12%) XenMobile
7 16 (2.93%) NetBackup
8 12 (2.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 12 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (1.83%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (1.65%) Cacti
11 6 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (1.10%) WMI
11 6 (1.10%) ZENworks
12 5 (0.91%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.91%) MOM
12 5 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.91%) OpenView
13 4 (0.73%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 382 (69.84%) Citrix
2 364 (66.54%) Microsoft
3 208 (38.03%) VMware
4 154 (28.15%) AppSense
5 51 (9.32%) HP
6 45 (8.23%) Cisco
7 40 (7.31%) NetApp
8 35 (6.40%) Symantec
8 35 (6.40%) EMC
9 24 (4.39%) CA
10 20 (3.66%) Dell
10 20 (3.66%) Oracle
11 15 (2.74%) Apple
11 15 (2.74%) LANDesk
12 14 (2.56%) Fujitsu
13 13 (2.38%) McAfee
13 13 (2.38%) Red Hat
14 11 (2.01%) IBM
14 11 (2.01%) CheckPoint
14 11 (2.01%) BMC
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£40K depending on skills and experience) plus £2K bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £48k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Victoria and Albert Museum
Salary: £25,407 per annum (rising to £30,537)
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago