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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 212 206 180
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 13 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 1.58% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 13
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +12.42%
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
577 634 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.24% 12.52% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 458 568 350
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
Birmingham +1 10 - - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £35,910 -
Coventry - 1 £33,045 -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 22 (66.67%) Unit4 Business World
1 22 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 22 (66.67%) Moodle
1 22 (66.67%) Office 365
1 22 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 18 (54.55%) Citrix
3 15 (45.45%) ITIL
4 14 (42.42%) MCSE
4 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (42.42%) VMware
5 13 (39.39%) HP Data Protector
5 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
5 13 (39.39%) VoIP
5 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (39.39%) HP
5 13 (39.39%) Cisco
5 13 (39.39%) CCNP
5 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
5 13 (39.39%) Palo Alto
6 10 (30.30%) Unix
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.21%) SCCM
8 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
8 5 (15.15%) Windows
8 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.15%) AppSense
8 5 (15.15%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 22 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 22 (66.67%) Moodle
1 22 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (12.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 22 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) VoIP
2 4 (12.12%) LAN
2 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) VPN
2 4 (12.12%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Network Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Packager
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
2 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
3 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Unix
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.06%) SUSE
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Validation
4 3 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.03%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) MCSE
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCNP
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.12%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) XenApp
2 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.03%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (21.21%) SCCM
3 4 (12.12%) EdgeSight
3 4 (12.12%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Citrix
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco
3 13 (39.39%) HP
3 13 (39.39%) Palo Alto
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) AppSense
6 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec