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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 647 544 511
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 249 372 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.98% 3.37% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 213 301 375
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
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
12547 11047 12291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.15% 10.29% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10482 9356 10507
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -127 234 £47,500 +5.55% 44
London -57 133 £48,500 -3.00% 24
South East -32 43 £50,000 +16.27% 4
City of London -13 39 £52,500 +16.66% 14
Berkshire +11 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -33 21 £31,500 -20.25% 2
East of England -13 19 £41,250 -14.06% 1
Reading +5 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -13 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Essex +7 13 £41,250 -21.42% 1
South Yorkshire -16 11 £40,000 +1.26% 1
West Yorkshire -19 10 £31,500 -28.40%
Sheffield -14 9 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Bradford - 9 £31,500 -
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £50,000 +16.27%
Birmingham -7 7 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Kent - 7 £67,500 -
Thames Valley - 7 £65,000 -
North West -11 6 £42,500 +8.97% 5
Hertfordshire -15 6 £50,000 +5.26%
East Midlands -16 5 £50,000 +26.58% 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £50,000 -
Harlow - 5 £40,500 - 1
Northampton - 5 £50,000 -
Coventry -4 4 £40,000 -
Watford -5 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Manchester -12 4 £40,832 -34.66% 1
Oxfordshire -4 3 £50,000 +33.33%
South West -17 3 £50,000 +20.48%
Surrey -22 3 £52,500 +50.00%

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 444 (80.29%) Windows
2 389 (70.34%) Citrix
3 379 (68.54%) Microsoft
4 330 (59.67%) SCCM
5 286 (51.72%) Active Directory
6 262 (47.38%) XenDesktop
7 252 (45.57%) XenApp
8 224 (40.51%) Windows 7
9 206 (37.25%) VMware
10 160 (28.93%) MS Excel
11 158 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 154 (27.85%) AppSense
13 152 (27.49%) PowerShell
14 145 (26.22%) Hyper-V
15 137 (24.77%) Finance
16 130 (23.51%) Citrix Certification
17 125 (22.60%) VBScript
17 125 (22.60%) Application Packaging
18 116 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
19 112 (20.25%) NetScaler
20 102 (18.44%) MSI
21 99 (17.90%) VB
21 99 (17.90%) Windows Server 2012
22 98 (17.72%) ITIL
23 97 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
24 90 (16.27%) MS Office
25 85 (15.37%) MCSE
26 80 (14.47%) SAN
27 79 (14.29%) SQL Server
28 77 (13.92%) SQL

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 64 (11.57%) MS Exchange
2 45 (8.14%) SharePoint
3 32 (5.79%) Lync
4 30 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.63%) IIS
9 7 (1.27%) K2 blackpearl
9 7 (1.27%) WorkSite
9 7 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.18%) SAS
13 1 (0.18%) Apache
13 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 160 (28.93%) MS Excel
2 90 (16.27%) MS Office
3 14 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.17%) PowerPivot
5 9 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.18%) Maximo
3 1 (0.18%) Summit
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.17%) Office 365
2 7 (1.27%) IaaS
3 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) SaaS
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 112 (20.25%) NetScaler
2 80 (14.47%) SAN
3 68 (12.30%) DNS
4 52 (9.40%) Firewall
5 29 (5.24%) DHCP
6 22 (3.98%) WAN
7 20 (3.62%) TCP/IP
8 19 (3.44%) iSCSI
9 17 (3.07%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (2.89%) LAN
11 14 (2.53%) VPN
12 12 (2.17%) IPsec
13 8 (1.45%) FCoE
13 8 (1.45%) NAS
14 7 (1.27%) VoIP
14 7 (1.27%) Network Security
15 6 (1.08%) MPLS
16 5 (0.90%) Internet
16 5 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
16 5 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.17%) Microsoft Power View
3 8 (1.45%) MySQL
3 8 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.54%) PowerCenter
6 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.36%) DB2
7 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 102 (18.44%) MSI
2 47 (8.50%) InstallShield
3 44 (7.96%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) Visual LANSA
General
1 137 (24.77%) Finance
2 29 (5.24%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.06%) Law
4 25 (4.52%) Banking
5 22 (3.98%) Legal
6 19 (3.44%) Retail
7 9 (1.63%) Electronics
7 9 (1.63%) Advertising
8 8 (1.45%) Military
9 7 (1.27%) Marketing
10 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.72%) Publishing
12 3 (0.54%) Back Office
12 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.36%) Billing
13 2 (0.36%) French Language
13 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 116 (20.98%) Consultant
2 65 (11.75%) Applications Packager
3 64 (11.57%) Analyst
4 63 (11.39%) Citrix Consultant
5 51 (9.22%) Support Engineer
6 48 (8.68%) Architect
7 34 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
8 33 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
9 30 (5.42%) Citrix Specialist
10 26 (4.70%) Citrix Engineer
11 24 (4.34%) Desktop Support
12 22 (3.98%) Technical Support
13 21 (3.80%) Support Analyst
13 21 (3.80%) Microsoft Consultant
14 20 (3.62%) Desktop Analyst
14 20 (3.62%) Applications Consultant
14 20 (3.62%) Senior Consultant
15 19 (3.44%) Citrix Support
16 18 (3.25%) Technical Architect
16 18 (3.25%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (22.60%) Application Packaging
2 24 (4.34%) OCX
3 20 (3.62%) Software Packaging
4 5 (0.90%) COM
5 3 (0.54%) Web Services
6 2 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.87%) Thin Client
1 38 (6.87%) Fat Client
2 22 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.80%) Clustering
4 14 (2.53%) Blackberry
5 11 (1.99%) EqualLogic
6 10 (1.81%) Hedge funds
7 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.27%) PKI
8 6 (1.08%) Replication
9 5 (0.90%) PMI
9 5 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.72%) Chip and PIN
10 4 (0.72%) User Experience
11 3 (0.54%) DTV
12 2 (0.36%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.36%) New Media
12 2 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 444 (80.29%) Windows
2 224 (40.51%) Windows 7
3 116 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (17.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (13.92%) Windows 8
6 59 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (10.49%) Windows XP
8 38 (6.87%) Linux
9 11 (1.99%) Windows Vista
10 10 (1.81%) SUSE
11 9 (1.63%) UNIX
12 7 (1.27%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.36%) zOS
14 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.72%) ITIL
2 55 (9.95%) Migration
3 33 (5.97%) Service Delivery
4 31 (5.61%) Problem Management
5 21 (3.80%) Project Management
6 20 (3.62%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (3.62%) Software Licensing
7 19 (3.44%) Asset Management
8 17 (3.07%) Load Balancing
9 16 (2.89%) Compatibility Testing
10 14 (2.53%) Change Management
11 13 (2.35%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (2.17%) Information Assurance
12 12 (2.17%) Service Management
13 11 (1.99%) PRINCE2
14 10 (1.81%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (1.81%) BCP
15 9 (1.63%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 152 (27.49%) PowerShell
2 125 (22.60%) VBScript
3 99 (17.90%) VB
4 77 (13.92%) SQL
5 2 (0.36%) R
5 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.36%) C#
5 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.18%) C++
6 1 (0.18%) VBA
6 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 130 (23.51%) Citrix Certification
2 97 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (15.37%) MCSE
4 72 (13.02%) CCA
5 54 (9.76%) MCITP
6 53 (9.58%) Security Cleared
7 51 (9.22%) CCEE
8 45 (8.14%) SC Cleared
9 40 (7.23%) CCEA
10 37 (6.69%) Degree
11 30 (5.42%) CCAA
12 26 (4.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 18 (3.25%) CCIA
14 15 (2.71%) MCP
15 13 (2.35%) MCSA
15 13 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (2.35%) MCTS
16 11 (1.99%) HND
17 10 (1.81%) DV Cleared
18 9 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.63%) SLA
2 7 (1.27%) QA
3 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 286 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 262 (47.38%) XenDesktop
3 252 (45.57%) XenApp
4 158 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 145 (26.22%) Hyper-V
6 59 (10.67%) XenServer
7 56 (10.13%) vSphere
8 31 (5.61%) VMware ESX
9 18 (3.25%) IAG
9 18 (3.25%) UAG
10 15 (2.71%) Terminal Services
11 8 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.90%) Xen
13 4 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.72%) NFS
14 3 (0.54%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.54%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.36%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 330 (59.67%) SCCM
2 44 (7.96%) AppDNA
3 41 (7.41%) WSUS
4 35 (6.33%) SCVMM
5 33 (5.97%) SCOM
6 27 (4.88%) XenMobile
7 16 (2.89%) NetBackup
8 13 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (1.81%) Backup Exec
10 9 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (1.27%) OpenView
11 7 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (1.27%) Tivoli
11 7 (1.27%) MOM
11 7 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 6 (1.08%) Windows Intune
12 6 (1.08%) ZENworks
12 6 (1.08%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (1.08%) SCSM
Vendors
1 389 (70.34%) Citrix
2 379 (68.54%) Microsoft
3 206 (37.25%) VMware
4 154 (27.85%) AppSense
5 40 (7.23%) HP
6 34 (6.15%) Cisco
7 33 (5.97%) NetApp
8 31 (5.61%) Symantec
9 25 (4.52%) EMC
10 21 (3.80%) LANDesk
11 20 (3.62%) Oracle
12 18 (3.25%) Dell
12 18 (3.25%) CA
13 15 (2.71%) Fujitsu
14 14 (2.53%) Apple
15 12 (2.17%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.99%) McAfee
16 11 (1.99%) Veeam
16 11 (1.99%) Lumension
16 11 (1.99%) PlateSpin
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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