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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 603 670 561
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -109
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 297 206 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 2.34% 1.92% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 212 157 278
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £36,834
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%

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
12670 10747 10826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.99% 10.34% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10761 8905 9216
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 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 2015. 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 +100 275 £47,500 +5.55% 42
London +47 122 £50,000 +3.62% 24
South East -3 68 £47,500 +18.75% 7
City of London +18 39 £52,500 +23.52% 12
North West +9 27 £31,250 -26.47% 3
Berkshire +17 24 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Hampshire 0 19 £50,000 +33.33%
Cheshire -7 16 £29,750 -25.62% 2
Yorkshire +4 15 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Yorkshire +7 14 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Scotland +10 12 £46,250 +32.14%
Andover +4 12 £50,000 +66.66%
Bracknell -3 12 £47,500 - 2
Edinburgh +7 11 £45,000 -
Manchester +1 11 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Crawley - 11 £46,000 -
West Sussex - 11 £46,000 -
Warrington +21 10 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 10 £55,000 +50.68%
Bradford - 10 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -30 8 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Marlow - 8 £55,000 -
East of England -12 7 £47,500 +18.75%
East Midlands +20 6 £51,250 +19.88% 3
Nottingham +10 6 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Nottinghamshire +9 6 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Cambridge +3 4 - -
Solihull +2 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £37,500 -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 481 (86.20%) Windows
2 394 (70.61%) Citrix
3 358 (64.16%) Microsoft
4 310 (55.56%) SCCM
5 286 (51.25%) Active Directory
6 267 (47.85%) XenApp
7 257 (46.06%) VMware
8 233 (41.76%) XenDesktop
9 226 (40.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 224 (40.14%) Windows 7
11 198 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 171 (30.65%) ITIL
13 160 (28.67%) AppSense
14 150 (26.88%) Citrix Certification
14 150 (26.88%) Hyper-V
15 146 (26.16%) MS Excel
16 140 (25.09%) Application Packaging
17 139 (24.91%) PowerShell
18 136 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
19 119 (21.33%) NetScaler
20 112 (20.07%) Finance
21 105 (18.82%) MS Exchange
22 103 (18.46%) SAN
23 97 (17.38%) MSI
24 94 (16.85%) CCA
25 87 (15.59%) SCOM
26 85 (15.23%) Security Cleared
27 84 (15.05%) SC Cleared
27 84 (15.05%) vSphere
28 83 (14.87%) DNS

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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
1 105 (18.82%) MS Exchange
2 62 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 38 (6.81%) Lync
5 18 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.43%) IIS
9 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.18%) JBoss
12 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 146 (26.16%) MS Excel
2 45 (8.06%) MS Office
3 7 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.33%) Office 365
2 13 (2.33%) IaaS
3 9 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.36%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 119 (21.33%) NetScaler
2 103 (18.46%) SAN
3 83 (14.87%) DNS
4 66 (11.83%) DHCP
5 41 (7.35%) iSCSI
6 36 (6.45%) Firewall
7 31 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 25 (4.48%) Fibre Channel
9 24 (4.30%) WAN
10 20 (3.58%) Wireshark
11 17 (3.05%) LAN
12 15 (2.69%) IP Telephony
13 14 (2.51%) Internet
14 12 (2.15%) VPN
15 8 (1.43%) FCoE
16 7 (1.25%) NAS
16 7 (1.25%) VLAN
17 4 (0.72%) Software-Defined Networking
17 4 (0.72%) IPsec
17 4 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.25%) MySQL
5 4 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.36%) DB2
6 2 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 97 (17.38%) MSI
2 45 (8.06%) InstallShield
3 22 (3.94%) AdminStudio
4 4 (0.72%) WinDbg
4 4 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.36%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 112 (20.07%) Finance
2 24 (4.30%) Banking
3 19 (3.41%) Law
4 16 (2.87%) Advertising
5 12 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.43%) Electronics
7 6 (1.08%) Back Office
7 6 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.08%) Publishing
7 6 (1.08%) Military
8 5 (0.90%) Marketing
9 3 (0.54%) Retail
9 3 (0.54%) Legal
9 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.36%) French Language
10 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (19.18%) Consultant
2 78 (13.98%) Architect
3 72 (12.90%) Analyst
4 44 (7.89%) Applications Packager
5 40 (7.17%) Support Engineer
6 36 (6.45%) Citrix Consultant
7 33 (5.91%) Citrix Architect
8 32 (5.73%) Team Leader
8 32 (5.73%) Technical Consultant
8 32 (5.73%) Technical Support
9 29 (5.20%) Citrix Engineer
10 28 (5.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 27 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (4.12%) Support Analyst
13 22 (3.94%) Technical Architect
14 21 (3.76%) Desktop Engineer
15 19 (3.41%) IT Support
15 19 (3.41%) Support Team Leader
16 18 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (25.09%) Application Packaging
2 29 (5.20%) Software Packaging
3 5 (0.90%) .NET
3 5 (0.90%) JSP
3 5 (0.90%) Web Services
4 2 (0.36%) OCX
4 2 (0.36%) Middleware
4 2 (0.36%) COM
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.18%) LAMP
5 1 (0.18%) XML
5 1 (0.18%) HTML
5 1 (0.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.38%) Blackberry
2 23 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.23%) Thin Client
3 18 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 17 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (2.87%) Clustering
6 14 (2.51%) Replication
7 13 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.15%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.15%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.08%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.90%) PMI
11 4 (0.72%) Symmetrix
12 3 (0.54%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.54%) CMDB
12 3 (0.54%) PKI
13 2 (0.36%) User Experience
13 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.36%) DTV
13 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 481 (86.20%) Windows
2 224 (40.14%) Windows 7
3 198 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 136 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (13.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 76 (13.62%) Windows XP
7 74 (13.26%) Windows 8
8 20 (3.58%) Linux
9 7 (1.25%) Windows Vista
9 7 (1.25%) UNIX
9 7 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.36%) zOS
11 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.18%) Android
12 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (30.65%) ITIL
2 53 (9.50%) Migration
3 31 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 30 (5.38%) Service Delivery
5 27 (4.84%) Software Distribution
6 25 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 22 (3.94%) PRINCE2
8 21 (3.76%) Configuration Management
9 20 (3.58%) Project Management
9 20 (3.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (3.41%) Change Management
10 19 (3.41%) Mentoring
11 18 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (2.87%) Load Balancing
12 16 (2.87%) Incident Management
13 15 (2.69%) Asset Management
14 14 (2.51%) Service Management
14 14 (2.51%) Data Protection
14 14 (2.51%) Software Licensing
15 13 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (24.91%) PowerShell
2 80 (14.34%) SQL
3 55 (9.86%) VBScript
4 42 (7.53%) VB
5 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.18%) VB6
6 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.18%) C++
6 1 (0.18%) Java
6 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 150 (26.88%) Citrix Certification
2 94 (16.85%) CCA
3 85 (15.23%) Security Cleared
4 84 (15.05%) SC Cleared
5 79 (14.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (12.19%) CCIA
7 62 (11.11%) MCSE
8 49 (8.78%) CCEE
9 48 (8.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 45 (8.06%) Degree
11 36 (6.45%) MCITP
12 29 (5.20%) MCP
13 26 (4.66%) CCAA
14 25 (4.48%) CCEA
15 15 (2.69%) DV Cleared
15 15 (2.69%) MCSA
16 14 (2.51%) VCP5
17 11 (1.97%) VCAP
17 11 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.73%) SLA
2 12 (2.15%) QA
3 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 286 (51.25%) Active Directory
2 267 (47.85%) XenApp
3 233 (41.76%) XenDesktop
4 226 (40.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 150 (26.88%) Hyper-V
6 84 (15.05%) vSphere
7 63 (11.29%) XenServer
8 25 (4.48%) Terminal Services
9 22 (3.94%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.97%) VMware Server
11 9 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.08%) NFS
13 5 (0.90%) UAG
13 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.72%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.72%) Xen
15 3 (0.54%) vCloud
15 3 (0.54%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.54%) IAG
16 2 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 310 (55.56%) SCCM
2 87 (15.59%) SCOM
3 54 (9.68%) SCVMM
4 37 (6.63%) AppDNA
5 34 (6.09%) XenMobile
5 34 (6.09%) SCSM
6 25 (4.48%) WMI
7 24 (4.30%) WSUS
8 23 (4.12%) EdgeSight
9 19 (3.41%) SCOrch
10 13 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 12 (2.15%) SCDPM
12 11 (1.97%) Windows Intune
12 11 (1.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 10 (1.79%) NetBackup
14 6 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.90%) HP SIM
15 5 (0.90%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 4 (0.72%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 394 (70.61%) Citrix
2 358 (64.16%) Microsoft
3 257 (46.06%) VMware
4 160 (28.67%) AppSense
5 59 (10.57%) Cisco
6 47 (8.42%) HP
7 41 (7.35%) NetApp
8 37 (6.63%) LANDesk
9 27 (4.84%) Fujitsu
10 25 (4.48%) EMC
11 24 (4.30%) Dell
12 22 (3.94%) Symantec
13 16 (2.87%) Apple
14 15 (2.69%) Oracle
15 14 (2.51%) Veritas
16 13 (2.33%) Sophos
17 9 (1.61%) Novell
18 8 (1.43%) Altiris
18 8 (1.43%) IronPort
18 8 (1.43%) Lumension
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to 75k base +10% bonus + comprehe
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + life
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + life
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago