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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 199 203 175
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 19 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.14% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 3.46% 1.39% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 21
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 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +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
549 575 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.92% 10.34% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 471 520 399
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +4 5 £62,500 +8.69% 1
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 22 August 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 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 36 (73.47%) SCCM
3 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 34 (69.39%) Citrix
5 30 (61.22%) XenDesktop
6 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
7 20 (40.82%) XenApp
7 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
8 18 (36.73%) VBScript
8 18 (36.73%) VB
9 17 (34.69%) AppSense
9 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (32.65%) Application Packaging
10 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (32.65%) Windows 7
10 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
10 16 (32.65%) MSI
11 13 (26.53%) AdminStudio
11 13 (26.53%) NetScaler
12 12 (24.49%) AppDNA
12 12 (24.49%) InstallShield
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (22.45%) MCSE
13 11 (22.45%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (20.41%) DNS
14 10 (20.41%) CCEE
15 9 (18.37%) Finance
16 8 (16.33%) Symantec
16 8 (16.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 8 (16.33%) CCA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (16.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.24%) Lync
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) NetScaler
2 10 (20.41%) DNS
3 7 (14.29%) SAN
4 6 (12.24%) Firewall
4 6 (12.24%) VoIP
4 6 (12.24%) DHCP
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MSI
2 13 (26.53%) AdminStudio
3 12 (24.49%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Consultant
2 9 (18.37%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Applications Packager
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Citrix Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Desktop Technician
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Application Packaging
2 6 (12.24%) COM
3 3 (6.12%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.08%) PKI
1 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.65%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
1 8 (16.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.08%) Time Management
4 2 (4.08%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.08%) Migration
5 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.04%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
2 18 (36.73%) VBScript
2 18 (36.73%) VB
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.45%) MCSE
2 11 (22.45%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (20.41%) CCEE
4 8 (16.33%) CCA
4 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.24%) CCIA
6 5 (10.20%) MCTS
6 5 (10.20%) MCITP
7 4 (8.16%) CCAA
8 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.08%) CCEA
9 2 (4.08%) MCSA
9 2 (4.08%) MCP
9 2 (4.08%) Degree
10 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (61.22%) XenDesktop
2 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
3 20 (40.82%) XenApp
4 8 (16.33%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (16.33%) UAG
4 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (12.24%) IAG
6 5 (10.20%) ISA Server
7 4 (8.16%) vSphere
8 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (73.47%) SCCM
2 12 (24.49%) AppDNA
3 8 (16.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (12.24%) Cacti
4 6 (12.24%) WSUS
5 5 (10.20%) SCOM
6 3 (6.12%) SCVMM
6 3 (6.12%) XenMobile
7 2 (4.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (4.08%) MOM
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
8 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 34 (69.39%) Citrix
3 17 (34.69%) AppSense
4 8 (16.33%) Symantec
4 8 (16.33%) VMware
4 8 (16.33%) Fujitsu
5 7 (14.29%) HP
6 6 (12.24%) NetApp
6 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco
6 6 (12.24%) EMC
6 6 (12.24%) SolarWinds
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