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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 188 176 184
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 25 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.58% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 5.42% 6.19% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 14
Average salary - £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
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
461 485 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.74% 9.45% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 380 431 520
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -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 22 May 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
Solihull +15 25 - -
Microsoft App-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (97.37%) Citrix
2 37 (97.37%) XenDesktop
3 36 (94.74%) Windows 7
3 36 (94.74%) XenApp
3 36 (94.74%) SC Cleared
3 36 (94.74%) Security Cleared
4 35 (92.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (92.11%) VMware
4 35 (92.11%) AppSense
5 28 (73.68%) CCA
5 28 (73.68%) Citrix Certification
6 27 (71.05%) Fujitsu
6 27 (71.05%) CCEE
6 27 (71.05%) CCIA
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.89%) SCCM
8 2 (5.26%) SQL
8 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
8 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.63%) CCAA
9 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (2.63%) vSphere
9 1 (2.63%) Office 365
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Architect
2 35 (92.11%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (2.63%) Consultant
3 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (94.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.63%) Software Distribution
1 1 (2.63%) Line Management
1 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
1 1 (2.63%) ITIL
1 1 (2.63%) Migration
1 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
1 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
1 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
1 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (94.74%) SC Cleared
1 36 (94.74%) Security Cleared
2 28 (73.68%) CCA
2 28 (73.68%) Citrix Certification
3 27 (71.05%) CCEE
3 27 (71.05%) CCIA
4 1 (2.63%) CCAA
4 1 (2.63%) CCEA
System Software
1 37 (97.37%) XenDesktop
2 36 (94.74%) XenApp
3 35 (92.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.63%) SCSM
2 1 (2.63%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Citrix
2 35 (92.11%) VMware
2 35 (92.11%) AppSense
3 27 (71.05%) Fujitsu
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft