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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 656 561 512
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -49
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 249 327 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.00% 3.12% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 214 276 366
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,450 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
12426 10472 11808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 9.85% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10275 8927 10112
Average salary £40,875 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.82% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -94 239 £45,000 - 21
London -47 131 £45,000 -7.69% 12
City of London -10 53 £45,000 - 5
South East -45 43 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Berkshire +2 33 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Reading -5 22 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands 0 19 £40,000 -13.97%
East of England -12 19 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South Yorkshire -4 18 £40,000 +1.26%
Yorkshire -39 18 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Sheffield -1 16 £40,000 +1.26%
Essex +6 8 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Coventry - 8 £38,750 -
Buckinghamshire -8 7 £50,000 +16.27% 1
North West -12 7 £38,500 -16.75%
Hertfordshire -14 6 £50,000 +5.26%
High Wycombe - 6 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire +5 5 £33,500 +15.51%
Birmingham +2 5 £62,500 +13.63%
Oxfordshire -5 5 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Watford -7 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Oxford - 5 £50,000 -
Slough - 5 £50,000 -
Cheshire -6 4 - -
Hampshire -24 4 £31,349 -10.43%
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Manchester -10 3 £38,500 -16.75%
East Midlands -22 3 £62,500 +55.27% 1
North East - 3 £47,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £62,500 -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 437 (79.31%) Windows
2 377 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 376 (68.24%) Citrix
4 366 (66.42%) SCCM
5 274 (49.73%) Active Directory
6 261 (47.37%) XenDesktop
7 248 (45.01%) XenApp
8 215 (39.02%) VMware
9 212 (38.48%) Windows 7
10 170 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 170 (30.85%) MS Excel
11 153 (27.77%) AppSense
12 149 (27.04%) Hyper-V
13 147 (26.68%) PowerShell
14 118 (21.42%) Finance
15 117 (21.23%) VBScript
16 116 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
17 115 (20.87%) Application Packaging
18 108 (19.60%) Windows Server 2008
18 108 (19.60%) MSI
19 98 (17.79%) NetScaler
20 97 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
21 96 (17.42%) VB
22 93 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
23 88 (15.97%) MS Office
24 83 (15.06%) SAN
25 81 (14.70%) SQL Server
26 80 (14.52%) MCSE
27 79 (14.34%) DNS
28 78 (14.16%) ITIL

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (12.89%) MS Exchange
2 49 (8.89%) Lync
3 46 (8.35%) SharePoint
4 40 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (2.36%) IIS
9 8 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.27%) WorkSite
11 6 (1.09%) SAS
12 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.91%) K2 blackpearl
13 3 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 170 (30.85%) MS Excel
2 88 (15.97%) MS Office
3 14 (2.54%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.54%) PowerPivot
4 9 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.54%) Summit
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.54%) Office 365
2 6 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 98 (17.79%) NetScaler
2 83 (15.06%) SAN
3 79 (14.34%) DNS
4 59 (10.71%) Firewall
5 39 (7.08%) DHCP
6 22 (3.99%) TCP/IP
7 17 (3.09%) VPN
7 17 (3.09%) WAN
8 13 (2.36%) VoIP
8 13 (2.36%) iSCSI
9 12 (2.18%) NAS
9 12 (2.18%) LAN
10 10 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (1.81%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (1.63%) IPsec
11 9 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (1.27%) FCoE
12 7 (1.27%) Network Security
13 6 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.45%) MySQL
3 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.54%) PowerCenter
7 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.36%) DB2
7 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 108 (19.60%) MSI
2 44 (7.99%) AdminStudio
3 39 (7.08%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Visual LANSA
5 1 (0.18%) JIRA
5 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 118 (21.42%) Finance
2 32 (5.81%) Law
3 27 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.72%) Legal
5 19 (3.45%) Banking
5 19 (3.45%) Retail
6 10 (1.81%) Back Office
7 9 (1.63%) Electronics
8 8 (1.45%) Military
9 7 (1.27%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.91%) Advertising
10 5 (0.91%) Publishing
10 5 (0.91%) Marketing
11 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.36%) Games
12 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.36%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 107 (19.42%) Consultant
2 72 (13.07%) Applications Packager
3 64 (11.62%) Analyst
4 54 (9.80%) Citrix Consultant
5 52 (9.44%) Architect
6 44 (7.99%) Support Engineer
7 40 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 33 (5.99%) Technical Consultant
9 28 (5.08%) Citrix Specialist
10 25 (4.54%) Technical Support
10 25 (4.54%) Desktop Support
11 24 (4.36%) Citrix Engineer
12 23 (4.17%) Technical Architect
13 22 (3.99%) Applications Consultant
13 22 (3.99%) Microsoft Consultant
14 21 (3.81%) Desktop Analyst
14 21 (3.81%) Support Analyst
15 18 (3.27%) Applications Engineer
16 17 (3.09%) Senior Consultant
16 17 (3.09%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (20.87%) Application Packaging
2 29 (5.26%) OCX
3 20 (3.63%) Software Packaging
4 11 (2.00%) COM
5 2 (0.36%) Web Services
5 2 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.53%) Thin Client
1 36 (6.53%) Fat Client
2 20 (3.63%) Clustering
2 20 (3.63%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.54%) PKI
4 13 (2.36%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.00%) EqualLogic
6 9 (1.63%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.09%) Chip and PIN
7 6 (1.09%) Statistics
8 5 (0.91%) Smartphone
8 5 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.73%) Replication
10 3 (0.54%) PMI
10 3 (0.54%) DTV
11 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.36%) iPhone
11 2 (0.36%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 437 (79.31%) Windows
2 212 (38.48%) Windows 7
3 108 (19.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 93 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (12.34%) Windows 8
6 57 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (8.35%) Windows XP
8 39 (7.08%) Linux
9 15 (2.72%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.00%) SUSE
11 10 (1.81%) UNIX
12 6 (1.09%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.09%) Android
12 6 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.91%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.36%) zOS
15 1 (0.18%) VMS
15 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (14.16%) ITIL
2 57 (10.34%) Migration
3 32 (5.81%) Service Delivery
4 22 (3.99%) Project Management
5 21 (3.81%) Service Management
6 19 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
6 19 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 18 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (3.09%) Load Balancing
9 16 (2.90%) Asset Management
9 16 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (2.72%) ITSM
11 13 (2.36%) Compatibility Testing
12 11 (2.00%) Software Deployment
13 10 (1.81%) Release Management
13 10 (1.81%) Data Management
13 10 (1.81%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (1.63%) Network Design
14 9 (1.63%) Knowledge Management
14 9 (1.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (26.68%) PowerShell
2 117 (21.23%) VBScript
3 96 (17.42%) VB
4 68 (12.34%) SQL
5 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.36%) R
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%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
2 97 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 80 (14.52%) MCSE
4 69 (12.52%) CCA
5 53 (9.62%) Security Cleared
5 53 (9.62%) CCEE
6 51 (9.26%) MCITP
7 43 (7.80%) SC Cleared
8 35 (6.35%) CCEA
9 33 (5.99%) Degree
10 26 (4.72%) CCAA
10 26 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (3.09%) MCTS
11 17 (3.09%) MCP
12 16 (2.90%) CCIA
13 13 (2.36%) MCSA
14 12 (2.18%) NCIE
15 11 (2.00%) VCAP
15 11 (2.00%) NCDA
15 11 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.09%) SLA
2 8 (1.45%) QA
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 274 (49.73%) Active Directory
2 261 (47.37%) XenDesktop
3 248 (45.01%) XenApp
4 170 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 149 (27.04%) Hyper-V
6 60 (10.89%) XenServer
7 49 (8.89%) vSphere
8 32 (5.81%) UAG
9 31 (5.63%) VMware ESX
10 28 (5.08%) IAG
11 15 (2.72%) Terminal Services
12 12 (2.18%) Forefront TMG
13 10 (1.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.63%) ISA Server
15 6 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.54%) NFS
16 3 (0.54%) Xen
17 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
17 1 (0.18%) Squid
17 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 366 (66.42%) SCCM
2 48 (8.71%) WSUS
3 46 (8.35%) AppDNA
4 39 (7.08%) SCOM
5 32 (5.81%) SCVMM
6 20 (3.63%) XenMobile
7 17 (3.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 16 (2.90%) NetBackup
9 14 (2.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 12 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (1.81%) Cacti
11 10 (1.81%) Backup Exec
12 8 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 7 (1.27%) MOM
13 7 (1.27%) SCOrch
14 6 (1.09%) ZENworks
15 5 (0.91%) WMI
15 5 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 5 (0.91%) OpenView
15 5 (0.91%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 377 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 376 (68.24%) Citrix
3 215 (39.02%) VMware
4 153 (27.77%) AppSense
5 53 (9.62%) HP
6 48 (8.71%) Cisco
7 42 (7.62%) NetApp
8 39 (7.08%) Symantec
9 36 (6.53%) EMC
10 24 (4.36%) CA
11 23 (4.17%) Dell
12 20 (3.63%) Oracle
13 17 (3.09%) McAfee
14 16 (2.90%) BMC
15 15 (2.72%) IBM
15 15 (2.72%) Fujitsu
16 14 (2.54%) Apple
17 13 (2.36%) CheckPoint
17 13 (2.36%) Red Hat
17 13 (2.36%) Remedy
Essex
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NAK Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum based upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago