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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 556 639 546
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -93
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 323 230 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.57% 2.17% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 212 189 280
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -6.25%

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
12548 10601 10408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.13% 10.16% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10436 8768 8678
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +95 300 £47,500 - 40
London +66 130 £52,500 +10.52% 16
South East +13 70 £46,000 +15.00% 7
City of London +36 51 £51,250 +13.88% 5
North West +14 37 £30,000 -35.13% 9
Manchester +22 25 £40,000 -25.58% 2
Hampshire +16 25 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Berkshire +4 25 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Andover +2 18 £32,000 +6.66% 2
West Midlands -26 17 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Yorkshire +11 16 £35,000 -33.33% 2
West Yorkshire +8 16 £35,000 -33.33% 2
West Sussex - 15 £42,500 -
Crawley - 15 £42,500 -
Solihull +5 14 - - 1
Bradford - 13 £35,000 -
Scotland +14 12 £45,000 +24.13%
Edinburgh +11 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Cheshire -3 12 £30,000 -27.27% 5
Warrington +18 11 £30,000 - 5
Bracknell -5 10 £48,750 -27.77% 1
Reading -5 6 £55,000 -21.42% 2
East Midlands +10 5 £47,500 - 2
Portsmouth - 5 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 5 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +7 4 - -
Cambridge +5 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -1 4 £47,500 +10.46% 2
Nottingham -5 4 £47,500 +10.46% 2
East of England -18 4 - -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 520 (84.42%) Windows
2 438 (71.10%) Citrix
3 386 (62.66%) Microsoft
4 360 (58.44%) SCCM
5 328 (53.25%) VMware
6 312 (50.65%) Active Directory
7 300 (48.70%) XenApp
8 275 (44.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 241 (39.12%) XenDesktop
10 233 (37.82%) Windows 7
11 209 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 197 (31.98%) ITIL
13 180 (29.22%) AppSense
13 180 (29.22%) PowerShell
14 168 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
15 153 (24.84%) Hyper-V
16 147 (23.86%) MS Exchange
17 138 (22.40%) MS Excel
18 136 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 129 (20.94%) Application Packaging
20 126 (20.45%) NetScaler
21 116 (18.83%) Finance
22 114 (18.51%) Security Cleared
23 112 (18.18%) SC Cleared
24 111 (18.02%) CCA
25 109 (17.69%) SAN
26 105 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
27 101 (16.40%) MSI
28 99 (16.07%) SQL
29 98 (15.91%) SCOM

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 147 (23.86%) MS Exchange
2 78 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (8.28%) SharePoint
4 35 (5.68%) Lync
5 25 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.62%) IIS
9 9 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.32%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) Apache
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 138 (22.40%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.17%) MS Office
3 7 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) Summit
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.27%) IaaS
3 10 (1.62%) Office 365
4 9 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.32%) SaaS
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (20.45%) NetScaler
2 109 (17.69%) SAN
3 90 (14.61%) DNS
4 79 (12.82%) DHCP
5 42 (6.82%) iSCSI
6 35 (5.68%) TCP/IP
7 26 (4.22%) Firewall
8 25 (4.06%) Wireshark
9 24 (3.90%) WAN
10 18 (2.92%) LAN
10 18 (2.92%) IP Telephony
11 16 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (2.27%) VLAN
13 11 (1.79%) VPN
13 11 (1.79%) Internet
14 8 (1.30%) NAS
15 7 (1.14%) SMS
16 4 (0.65%) VoIP
16 4 (0.65%) Software-Defined Networking
17 3 (0.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (1.14%) MySQL
6 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 101 (16.40%) MSI
2 42 (6.82%) InstallShield
3 15 (2.44%) AdminStudio
4 5 (0.81%) WinDbg
5 4 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.32%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 116 (18.83%) Finance
2 29 (4.71%) Banking
3 28 (4.55%) Advertising
4 26 (4.22%) Law
5 10 (1.62%) Publishing
6 8 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.14%) Back Office
7 7 (1.14%) Electronics
7 7 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.97%) Military
9 3 (0.49%) Local Government
9 3 (0.49%) Marketing
9 3 (0.49%) Retail
10 2 (0.32%) French Language
10 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (17.37%) Consultant
2 95 (15.42%) Architect
3 74 (12.01%) Analyst
4 47 (7.63%) Citrix Architect
5 40 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (5.68%) Support Engineer
7 34 (5.52%) Technical Support
7 34 (5.52%) Team Leader
8 33 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 33 (5.36%) Citrix Consultant
9 32 (5.19%) Technical Consultant
10 31 (5.03%) Applications Packager
10 31 (5.03%) Citrix Engineer
11 26 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (3.73%) Desktop Engineer
12 23 (3.73%) Support Team Leader
13 22 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
13 22 (3.57%) Technical Architect
14 20 (3.25%) Support Analyst
15 19 (3.08%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (20.94%) Application Packaging
2 33 (5.36%) Software Packaging
3 15 (2.44%) JSP
4 9 (1.46%) Web Services
4 9 (1.46%) .NET
5 3 (0.49%) OCX
6 2 (0.32%) Middleware
6 2 (0.32%) COM
7 1 (0.16%) CSS
7 1 (0.16%) XML
7 1 (0.16%) HTML
7 1 (0.16%) LAMP
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.52%) Blackberry
2 28 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 27 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.22%) Clustering
5 23 (3.73%) Fat Client
5 23 (3.73%) Thin Client
6 22 (3.57%) Replication
6 22 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 21 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.62%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.65%) Symmetrix
11 3 (0.49%) PMI
11 3 (0.49%) CMDB
11 3 (0.49%) PKI
11 3 (0.49%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.32%) User Experience
13 1 (0.16%) New Media
13 1 (0.16%) iPhone
13 1 (0.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 520 (84.42%) Windows
2 233 (37.82%) Windows 7
3 209 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 136 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 69 (11.20%) Windows 8
8 28 (4.55%) Linux
9 13 (2.11%) Windows Vista
10 11 (1.79%) UNIX
11 6 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.81%) Debian
13 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.65%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.32%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (31.98%) ITIL
2 64 (10.39%) Migration
3 39 (6.33%) Software Distribution
4 37 (6.01%) Service Delivery
5 31 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 29 (4.71%) Configuration Management
7 28 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 26 (4.22%) Service Management
9 25 (4.06%) Information Security
9 25 (4.06%) Line Management
9 25 (4.06%) Mentoring
10 22 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (3.57%) PRINCE2
11 21 (3.41%) Project Management
12 19 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
12 19 (3.08%) Compatibility Testing
13 17 (2.76%) Change Management
13 17 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (2.76%) Change Control
14 16 (2.60%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (29.22%) PowerShell
2 99 (16.07%) SQL
3 49 (7.95%) VBScript
4 40 (6.49%) VB
5 5 (0.81%) Java
6 2 (0.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.16%) VB6
7 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 168 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
2 114 (18.51%) Security Cleared
3 112 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 111 (18.02%) CCA
5 105 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 84 (13.64%) CCIA
7 80 (12.99%) MCSE
8 61 (9.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 61 (9.90%) CCEE
9 53 (8.60%) Degree
10 49 (7.95%) MCITP
11 48 (7.79%) MCP
12 28 (4.55%) DV Cleared
13 26 (4.22%) MCSA
14 22 (3.57%) CCEA
15 20 (3.25%) VCP4
15 20 (3.25%) VCP5
16 18 (2.92%) CCAA
17 16 (2.60%) VCAP
18 15 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.33%) SLA
2 12 (1.95%) QA
3 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 312 (50.65%) Active Directory
2 300 (48.70%) XenApp
3 275 (44.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 241 (39.12%) XenDesktop
5 153 (24.84%) Hyper-V
6 98 (15.91%) vSphere
7 77 (12.50%) XenServer
8 30 (4.87%) Terminal Services
8 30 (4.87%) VMware ESX
9 14 (2.27%) VMware Server
10 12 (1.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (1.95%) vCloud
11 9 (1.46%) Terminal Server
12 8 (1.30%) UAG
13 5 (0.81%) IAG
13 5 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.65%) Xen
14 4 (0.65%) NFS
15 3 (0.49%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 360 (58.44%) SCCM
2 98 (15.91%) SCOM
3 51 (8.28%) SCVMM
4 39 (6.33%) SCSM
5 38 (6.17%) WSUS
6 36 (5.84%) XenMobile
7 32 (5.19%) EdgeSight
8 31 (5.03%) WMI
9 24 (3.90%) AppDNA
10 20 (3.25%) SCOrch
11 14 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 12 (1.95%) Windows Intune
12 12 (1.95%) SCDPM
13 11 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 10 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 8 (1.30%) ARCserve
15 8 (1.30%) NetBackup
15 8 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
16 6 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 6 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 438 (71.10%) Citrix
2 386 (62.66%) Microsoft
3 328 (53.25%) VMware
4 180 (29.22%) AppSense
5 86 (13.96%) Cisco
6 62 (10.06%) HP
7 42 (6.82%) NetApp
8 38 (6.17%) Dell
9 37 (6.01%) Fujitsu
10 33 (5.36%) LANDesk
11 29 (4.71%) Symantec
12 26 (4.22%) EMC
13 23 (3.73%) Sophos
14 15 (2.44%) Apple
14 15 (2.44%) Veritas
15 14 (2.27%) IronPort
16 13 (2.11%) Oracle
17 12 (1.95%) Altiris
17 12 (1.95%) Lumension
18 9 (1.46%) 3PAR
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
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Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,500 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + range of flexible bens.
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent package and bonus
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
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Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
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Warrington, Cheshire
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