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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 609 649 560
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -89
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 313 304 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 2.58% 2.39% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 232 249 291
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -6.07%

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
12147 12716 10931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.12% 10.61% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10046 10645 9300
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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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 +48 292 £47,500 +5.55% 21
London +61 149 £52,500 +16.66% 10
South East +17 82 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Hampshire +25 31 £32,000 +2.07% 1
West Sussex +26 22 £44,500 - 1
City of London +15 21 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Andover - 21 £30,000 -
North West -4 18 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Manchester - 17 £41,250 - 3
Crawley +19 16 £42,500 -
Berkshire -35 14 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Solihull +19 13 - -
West Midlands -22 13 - -
Surrey +18 12 £35,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire -1 12 £62,500 +56.25% 1
South Yorkshire -10 10 £65,000 +62.50% 1
South West -16 10 £36,250 +16.00%
Staines - 10 £33,250 -
Southampton +7 8 £43,750 +39.56% 1
Doncaster -1 8 £65,000 - 1
Scotland +14 6 £36,250 +3.57% 5
Bournemouth - 6 £36,250 -
Dorset - 6 £36,250 -
Maidenhead +7 5 £75,000 +50.00%
East of England -10 5 £33,826 -20.41%
Gatwick - 5 £65,000 - 1
Chelmsford +1 4 £33,826 +32.64%
Essex -2 4 £33,826 -20.41%
Edinburgh - 4 £37,500 -
Portsmouth - 4 £50,000 -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 526 (78.86%) Windows
2 486 (72.86%) Citrix
3 398 (59.67%) SCCM
4 395 (59.22%) Microsoft
5 389 (58.32%) VMware
6 327 (49.03%) XenApp
7 323 (48.43%) Active Directory
8 312 (46.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 234 (35.08%) AppSense
10 232 (34.78%) Windows 7
11 227 (34.03%) XenDesktop
12 222 (33.28%) PowerShell
13 217 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 201 (30.13%) ITIL
15 175 (26.24%) MS Exchange
16 160 (23.99%) Citrix Certification
16 160 (23.99%) Security Cleared
17 155 (23.24%) NetScaler
17 155 (23.24%) Data Centre
18 150 (22.49%) SC Cleared
19 144 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
20 130 (19.49%) MS Excel
21 127 (19.04%) MSI
22 125 (18.74%) Cisco
23 119 (17.84%) CCA
24 116 (17.39%) DNS
24 116 (17.39%) SQL Server
25 115 (17.24%) vSphere
26 113 (16.94%) Finance
27 112 (16.79%) Hyper-V

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 175 (26.24%) MS Exchange
2 101 (15.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (7.20%) SharePoint
4 46 (6.90%) Lync
5 27 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (3.00%) IIS
8 16 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.90%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.30%) SugarCRM
13 1 (0.15%) MTS
13 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 130 (19.49%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.15%) MS Office
3 10 (1.50%) MS Project
3 10 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.60%) Primavera
2 4 (0.60%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.30%) Summit
3 2 (0.30%) RMDS
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.25%) Office 365
2 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.60%) IaaS
3 4 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (23.24%) NetScaler
2 116 (17.39%) DNS
3 96 (14.39%) SAN
4 84 (12.59%) DHCP
5 44 (6.60%) Firewall
6 42 (6.30%) TCP/IP
7 22 (3.30%) Wireshark
8 21 (3.15%) iSCSI
8 21 (3.15%) WAN
9 19 (2.85%) LAN
10 16 (2.40%) VLAN
11 11 (1.65%) SMS
11 11 (1.65%) NAS
12 10 (1.50%) VPN
13 9 (1.35%) Internet
14 6 (0.90%) SSL
15 5 (0.75%) IP Telephony
16 4 (0.60%) VoIP
16 4 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
17 3 (0.45%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (2.40%) MySQL
5 13 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 127 (19.04%) MSI
2 69 (10.34%) InstallShield
3 12 (1.80%) AdminStudio
4 8 (1.20%) WinDbg
General
1 113 (16.94%) Finance
2 43 (6.45%) Banking
3 42 (6.30%) Law
4 22 (3.30%) Legal
5 20 (3.00%) Financial Institution
6 19 (2.85%) Advertising
7 15 (2.25%) Publishing
8 14 (2.10%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.65%) Back Office
10 6 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.90%) Marketing
11 5 (0.75%) Electronics
11 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.60%) Front Office
13 3 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.30%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (15.89%) Architect
2 73 (10.94%) Analyst
3 69 (10.34%) Citrix Architect
4 68 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 49 (7.35%) Consultant
6 47 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
7 44 (6.60%) Applications Packager
8 41 (6.15%) Citrix Engineer
9 32 (4.80%) Technical Leader
10 31 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
11 26 (3.90%) Support Engineer
12 24 (3.60%) Technical Support
12 24 (3.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 24 (3.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 23 (3.45%) Citrix Consultant
14 22 (3.30%) Desktop Analyst
14 22 (3.30%) Wintel Engineer
15 19 (2.85%) Systems Integration Engineer
15 19 (2.85%) Integration Engineer
16 18 (2.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (15.74%) Application Packaging
2 62 (9.30%) Software Packaging
3 42 (6.30%) JSP
4 18 (2.70%) Web Services
4 18 (2.70%) .NET
5 6 (0.90%) OCX
5 6 (0.90%) X-Windows
6 5 (0.75%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.15%) COM
7 1 (0.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 155 (23.24%) Data Centre
2 48 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.90%) Clustering
4 37 (5.55%) Blackberry
5 35 (5.25%) Fat Client
5 35 (5.25%) Thin Client
6 29 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 24 (3.60%) Client/Server
8 19 (2.85%) Replication
9 16 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.10%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.65%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.50%) BYOD
12 10 (1.50%) PKI
13 7 (1.05%) HP Storage
14 5 (0.75%) CMDB
14 5 (0.75%) DTV
14 5 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
15 4 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 526 (78.86%) Windows
2 232 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 217 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 144 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 106 (15.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (8.40%) Windows XP
7 55 (8.25%) Windows 8
8 40 (6.00%) Linux
9 12 (1.80%) UNIX
10 10 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.50%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.05%) Debian
12 6 (0.90%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.30%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (30.13%) ITIL
2 71 (10.64%) Migration
3 57 (8.55%) Service Delivery
4 51 (7.65%) Software Distribution
5 49 (7.35%) Configuration Management
6 48 (7.20%) Line Management
7 43 (6.45%) Patch Management
8 42 (6.30%) Compatibility Testing
9 41 (6.15%) Performance Management
10 39 (5.85%) Service Management
11 37 (5.55%) Change Control
12 36 (5.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 36 (5.40%) Mentoring
13 30 (4.50%) Change Management
13 30 (4.50%) Project Management
13 30 (4.50%) High Availability
14 29 (4.35%) Business Continuity
15 27 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
16 24 (3.60%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 222 (33.28%) PowerShell
2 107 (16.04%) SQL
3 52 (7.80%) VBScript
4 43 (6.45%) VB
5 10 (1.50%) Java
6 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 160 (23.99%) Citrix Certification
1 160 (23.99%) Security Cleared
2 150 (22.49%) SC Cleared
3 119 (17.84%) CCA
4 95 (14.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (9.75%) MCSE
6 64 (9.60%) CCEE
7 54 (8.10%) Degree
8 53 (7.95%) CCIA
9 46 (6.90%) MCITP
10 45 (6.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 45 (6.75%) MCP
11 39 (5.85%) DV Cleared
12 30 (4.50%) MCSA
13 24 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (2.40%) CCNA
14 16 (2.40%) VCP5
15 11 (1.65%) VCAP
15 11 (1.65%) CCEA
16 8 (1.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.60%) SLA
2 22 (3.30%) QA
3 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.45%) COBIT
5 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 327 (49.03%) XenApp
2 323 (48.43%) Active Directory
3 312 (46.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 227 (34.03%) XenDesktop
5 115 (17.24%) vSphere
6 112 (16.79%) Hyper-V
7 90 (13.49%) XenServer
8 40 (6.00%) VMware ESX
9 38 (5.70%) Terminal Services
10 30 (4.50%) UAG
11 19 (2.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 17 (2.55%) BitLocker
13 16 (2.40%) Terminal Server
14 13 (1.95%) vCloud
15 12 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 11 (1.65%) VMware Server
16 11 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
17 4 (0.60%) MetaFrame
18 2 (0.30%) ISA Server
18 2 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 398 (59.67%) SCCM
2 82 (12.29%) SCOM
3 53 (7.95%) WSUS
4 41 (6.15%) EdgeSight
5 28 (4.20%) SCSM
6 18 (2.70%) AirWatch
7 16 (2.40%) XenMobile
7 16 (2.40%) SCVMM
7 16 (2.40%) ARCserve
8 14 (2.10%) WMI
8 14 (2.10%) Cisco UCCX
8 14 (2.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 11 (1.65%) NetBackup
10 9 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (1.05%) BMC Marimba
11 7 (1.05%) AppDNA
12 6 (0.90%) SCOrch
13 5 (0.75%) Casper Suite
13 5 (0.75%) Windows Intune
13 5 (0.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 486 (72.86%) Citrix
2 395 (59.22%) Microsoft
3 389 (58.32%) VMware
4 234 (35.08%) AppSense
5 125 (18.74%) Cisco
6 74 (11.09%) HP
7 47 (7.05%) Dell
8 39 (5.85%) NetApp
9 35 (5.25%) Sophos
10 31 (4.65%) Fujitsu
11 30 (4.50%) Dell Compellent
11 30 (4.50%) Symantec
12 22 (3.30%) Lumension
13 21 (3.15%) Altiris
14 16 (2.40%) SolarWinds
15 15 (2.25%) IronPort
15 15 (2.25%) BMC
16 14 (2.10%) Juniper
16 14 (2.10%) Kaspersky
17 13 (1.95%) Oracle
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