The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 194 203 178
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 19 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.14% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 3.41% 1.43% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 19
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,397 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Microsoft App-V
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
558 561 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.20% 10.15% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 479 510 401
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,550 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the West Midlands region.

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Coventry - 8 £38,750 -
Birmingham +6 5 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Warwickshire - 3 £32,397 -
Microsoft App-V
England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) SCCM
3 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 32 (69.57%) Citrix
4 29 (63.04%) XenDesktop
5 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 20 (43.48%) PowerShell
7 19 (41.30%) XenApp
8 18 (39.13%) VBScript
8 18 (39.13%) VB
9 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (34.78%) AppSense
10 16 (34.78%) Application Packaging
11 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
11 15 (32.61%) MSI
12 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
12 13 (28.26%) NetScaler
13 12 (26.09%) AppDNA
13 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (26.09%) InstallShield
13 12 (26.09%) AdminStudio
14 11 (23.91%) MCSE
15 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (21.74%) DNS
15 10 (21.74%) CCEE
16 9 (19.57%) Finance
17 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
17 8 (17.39%) Symantec
17 8 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
1 8 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (13.04%) Lync
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) NetScaler
2 10 (21.74%) DNS
3 7 (15.22%) SAN
4 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (13.04%) VoIP
4 6 (13.04%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MSI
2 12 (26.09%) InstallShield
2 12 (26.09%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.39%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Applications Packager
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Application Packaging
2 6 (13.04%) COM
3 3 (6.52%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
1 2 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Compatibility Testing
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.35%) Time Management
5 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 18 (39.13%) VBScript
2 18 (39.13%) VB
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.91%) MCSE
3 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (21.74%) CCEE
4 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 8 (17.39%) CCA
5 5 (10.87%) CCIA
5 5 (10.87%) MCTS
5 5 (10.87%) MCITP
6 4 (8.70%) CCAA
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.35%) Degree
8 2 (4.35%) MCP
8 2 (4.35%) MCSA
8 2 (4.35%) CCEA
9 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) XenDesktop
2 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (41.30%) XenApp
4 8 (17.39%) UAG
4 8 (17.39%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
6 6 (13.04%) IAG
7 5 (10.87%) ISA Server
8 4 (8.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (73.91%) SCCM
2 12 (26.09%) AppDNA
3 8 (17.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (13.04%) WSUS
4 6 (13.04%) Cacti
5 5 (10.87%) SCOM
6 3 (6.52%) SCVMM
6 3 (6.52%) XenMobile
7 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (4.35%) MOM
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
8 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
1 32 (69.57%) Citrix
2 16 (34.78%) AppSense
3 8 (17.39%) Fujitsu
3 8 (17.39%) Symantec
4 7 (15.22%) VMware
4 7 (15.22%) HP
5 6 (13.04%) EMC
5 6 (13.04%) NetApp
5 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.04%) SolarWinds
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco
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