The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 611 560 582
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 330 338 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 2.74% 3.18% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 273 277 315
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,510 £36,978 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12056 10642 10834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.94% 9.58% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10102 8885 9320
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -51 302 £45,000 -5.26% 37
London -26 124 £45,000 -14.28% 8
South East -42 60 £52,500 +16.66% 9
East of England -8 41 £42,500 - 4
West Midlands +3 34 £36,250 -36.95% 3
City of London -19 33 £43,500 -17.14% 3
Berkshire -4 30 £60,000 +33.33% 6
North West +15 27 £45,000 +15.38% 7
Hertfordshire +26 24 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Cheshire +11 21 £40,000 +2.56% 3
East Midlands -10 21 £47,500 +2.15% 1
Nottingham +13 20 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 20 £42,500 -8.60% 1
Reading +6 17 £60,000 +11.62% 2
Birmingham +13 13 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Coventry +13 11 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Milton Keynes +13 11 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surrey -10 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Essex -24 11 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Yorkshire -37 11 £37,500 - 2
Warrington -14 10 £37,500 -3.84% 2
South Wales - 10 £40,000 -
Wales - 10 £40,000 -
Bracknell +21 8 £67,500 - 1
Solihull -3 8 - -
Watford -13 8 £50,000 -11.11%
Stevenage -8 7 - -
West Yorkshire -25 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Crewe +3 6 - -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 428 (80.45%) Windows
2 398 (74.81%) Microsoft
3 331 (62.22%) SCCM
4 315 (59.21%) Citrix
5 265 (49.81%) Active Directory
6 245 (46.05%) VMware
7 232 (43.61%) XenApp
8 228 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 219 (41.17%) Windows 7
10 206 (38.72%) XenDesktop
11 184 (34.59%) MS Excel
12 151 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 147 (27.63%) Hyper-V
14 142 (26.69%) PowerShell
15 132 (24.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 130 (24.44%) AppSense
17 104 (19.55%) ITIL
18 99 (18.61%) MCSE
19 98 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
20 94 (17.67%) MSI
21 92 (17.29%) Finance
22 88 (16.54%) Windows XP
23 83 (15.60%) MS Exchange
24 79 (14.85%) XenServer
25 78 (14.66%) SQL Server
26 77 (14.47%) Citrix Certification
27 72 (13.53%) Application Packaging
28 71 (13.35%) DNS
29 70 (13.16%) Migration
30 68 (12.78%) vSphere

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 83 (15.60%) MS Exchange
2 59 (11.09%) Lync
3 52 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (6.77%) SharePoint
5 35 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (5.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 22 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (2.82%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.88%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.88%) IIS
10 8 (1.50%) SAS
11 7 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 184 (34.59%) MS Excel
2 62 (11.65%) MS Office
3 9 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.32%) PowerPivot
4 7 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.56%) Summit
4 1 (0.19%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.01%) Office 365
2 6 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (13.35%) DNS
2 62 (11.65%) SAN
3 58 (10.90%) NetScaler
4 41 (7.71%) DHCP
5 40 (7.52%) Firewall
6 28 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 23 (4.32%) VPN
8 20 (3.76%) iSCSI
9 17 (3.20%) NAS
10 13 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (2.44%) LAN
11 11 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (2.07%) VoIP
12 10 (1.88%) Cisco PIX
13 8 (1.50%) Wireless
13 8 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (1.32%) Network Security
14 7 (1.32%) WAN
15 6 (1.13%) SMS
15 6 (1.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (0.94%) DataStage
6 5 (0.94%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.94%) MS Access
7 4 (0.75%) MySQL
8 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 94 (17.67%) MSI
2 53 (9.96%) InstallShield
3 31 (5.83%) AdminStudio
4 14 (2.63%) Wise Package Studio
5 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.19%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Xcode
General
1 92 (17.29%) Finance
2 46 (8.65%) Law
3 34 (6.39%) Retail
4 32 (6.02%) Legal
5 26 (4.89%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.32%) Banking
7 16 (3.01%) Back Office
8 12 (2.26%) Publishing
9 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.75%) Military
10 4 (0.75%) Billing
10 4 (0.75%) Electronics
11 3 (0.56%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.38%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (21.99%) Consultant
2 76 (14.29%) Applications Packager
3 61 (11.47%) Architect
4 54 (10.15%) Analyst
5 43 (8.08%) Desktop Support
6 40 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support
7 34 (6.39%) Support Engineer
8 31 (5.83%) Citrix Consultant
9 30 (5.64%) Applications Support
10 28 (5.26%) Software Packager
11 27 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
11 27 (5.08%) Citrix Engineer
12 24 (4.51%) Microsoft Consultant
13 22 (4.14%) Technical Architect
14 21 (3.95%) Desktop Engineer
15 20 (3.76%) Applications Engineer
16 19 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
17 18 (3.38%) Support Analyst
17 18 (3.38%) Desktop Analyst
17 18 (3.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.53%) Application Packaging
2 19 (3.57%) Software Packaging
3 13 (2.44%) .NET
4 12 (2.26%) OCX
5 10 (1.88%) COM
5 10 (1.88%) XML
6 5 (0.94%) Middleware
7 2 (0.38%) JSP
7 2 (0.38%) Web Services
8 1 (0.19%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.45%) Blackberry
2 25 (4.70%) PKI
3 22 (4.14%) Thin Client
3 22 (4.14%) Fat Client
4 14 (2.63%) Clustering
5 12 (2.26%) Smartphone
6 11 (2.07%) Statistics
7 9 (1.69%) CLARiiON
8 8 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.50%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.13%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.94%) iPad
11 5 (0.94%) iPhone
11 5 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.38%) Chip and PIN
13 2 (0.38%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 428 (80.45%) Windows
2 219 (41.17%) Windows 7
3 151 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 98 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 88 (16.54%) Windows XP
6 56 (10.53%) Windows 8
7 48 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (6.20%) Windows Vista
9 17 (3.20%) Apple iOS
10 15 (2.82%) Android
11 14 (2.63%) Mac OS
12 11 (2.07%) Linux
13 10 (1.88%) VMS
14 7 (1.32%) UNIX
15 5 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.38%) SUSE
18 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (19.55%) ITIL
2 70 (13.16%) Migration
3 45 (8.46%) Service Management
4 34 (6.39%) Service Delivery
5 30 (5.64%) Project Management
5 30 (5.64%) Release Management
6 20 (3.76%) ITSM
7 18 (3.38%) Time Management
8 15 (2.82%) Change Control
8 15 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (2.44%) ITIL V3
10 13 (2.44%) Configuration Management
11 12 (2.26%) Identity Management
11 12 (2.26%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (2.26%) Problem Management
11 12 (2.26%) Data Protection
12 11 (2.07%) Software Testing
13 10 (1.88%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (1.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (26.69%) PowerShell
2 55 (10.34%) VBScript
3 52 (9.77%) SQL
4 35 (6.58%) VB
5 10 (1.88%) Shell Script
6 9 (1.69%) C#
6 9 (1.69%) Perl
7 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (24.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (18.61%) MCSE
3 77 (14.47%) Citrix Certification
4 66 (12.41%) Security Cleared
5 62 (11.65%) MCITP
6 47 (8.83%) CCA
7 46 (8.65%) SC Cleared
8 42 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 40 (7.52%) CCEE
10 32 (6.02%) Degree
11 30 (5.64%) CCIA
12 27 (5.08%) MCSA
13 26 (4.89%) MCTS
14 24 (4.51%) MCP
15 16 (3.01%) CCEA
15 16 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (2.63%) CCNA
17 10 (1.88%) CCNP
17 10 (1.88%) VCAP
17 10 (1.88%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.70%) SLA
2 24 (4.51%) QA
3 5 (0.94%) COREP
3 5 (0.94%) FATCA
4 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 265 (49.81%) Active Directory
2 232 (43.61%) XenApp
3 228 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 206 (38.72%) XenDesktop
5 147 (27.63%) Hyper-V
6 79 (14.85%) XenServer
7 68 (12.78%) vSphere
8 34 (6.39%) UAG
9 22 (4.14%) IAG
10 21 (3.95%) Terminal Services
10 21 (3.95%) VMware ESX
11 14 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
12 13 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (1.69%) ISA Server
14 8 (1.50%) Xen
15 7 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 6 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (0.56%) vCloud
18 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
18 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 331 (62.22%) SCCM
2 46 (8.65%) SCOM
3 43 (8.08%) WSUS
4 30 (5.64%) SCVMM
5 28 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 21 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (3.57%) AppDNA
8 18 (3.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 13 (2.44%) XenMobile
10 13 (2.44%) SCDPM
10 13 (2.44%) SCOrch
11 10 (1.88%) Cacti
11 10 (1.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (1.88%) SCSM
12 6 (1.13%) WMI
13 5 (0.94%) MOM
13 5 (0.94%) Control-M
14 4 (0.75%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 398 (74.81%) Microsoft
2 315 (59.21%) Citrix
3 245 (46.05%) VMware
4 130 (24.44%) AppSense
5 51 (9.59%) Cisco
5 51 (9.59%) Symantec
6 49 (9.21%) NetApp
7 37 (6.95%) HP
8 34 (6.39%) EMC
9 23 (4.32%) Fujitsu
9 23 (4.32%) Remedy
9 23 (4.32%) BMC
10 22 (4.14%) IBM
11 21 (3.95%) Apple
12 18 (3.38%) CheckPoint
13 17 (3.20%) Dell
13 17 (3.20%) Oracle
14 14 (2.63%) Juniper
14 14 (2.63%) McAfee
14 14 (2.63%) Computacenter
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
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Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
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North London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Salary: Good Benefits
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Warrington, Cheshire
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