Period
to 27 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 762 747 944
Rank change year-on-year -15 +197 -102
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 304 427 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 1.87% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 211 272 173
England median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,725 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +11.11%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22,397 22,778 20,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.81% 14.12% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18,286 18,552 16,997
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.66%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in England

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 119 £60,000 +9.09% 9
South West +44 61 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South East +47 45 £42,500 -29.17% 2
Midlands -37 32 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North of England +32 26 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Midlands -49 19 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +12 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East of England +73 17 £60,000 -11.76% 2
East Midlands +35 13 £56,250 +12.50%
North West +37 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 267 (87.83%) Windows
2 231 (75.99%) SCCM
3 205 (67.43%) Active Directory
4 185 (60.86%) Microsoft
5 162 (53.29%) PowerShell
6 150 (49.34%) Citrix
7 136 (44.74%) XenApp
8 126 (41.45%) VMware
8 126 (41.45%) Office 365
9 125 (41.12%) ITIL
10 124 (40.79%) XenDesktop
11 109 (35.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 108 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 102 (33.55%) Windows 10
14 92 (30.26%) DNS
15 91 (29.93%) Windows 7
15 91 (29.93%) Windows Server
16 87 (28.62%) Application Packaging
17 83 (27.30%) MSI
18 80 (26.32%) Security Cleared
19 78 (25.66%) Windows Server 2008
20 76 (25.00%) Skype
21 74 (24.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 72 (23.68%) DHCP
23 67 (22.04%) SCOM
24 64 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
25 60 (19.74%) SQL Server
26 57 (18.75%) TCP/IP
26 57 (18.75%) Cisco
27 56 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (13.49%) SharePoint
2 33 (10.86%) Skype for Business
3 24 (7.89%) Confluence
3 24 (7.89%) MS Exchange
4 13 (4.28%) IIS
5 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 126 (41.45%) Office 365
2 109 (35.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (17.11%) OneDrive
4 34 (11.18%) Azure Stack
5 23 (7.57%) PaaS
6 15 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (3.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (2.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 9 (2.96%) IaaS
9 6 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.66%) SaaS
11 1 (0.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 92 (30.26%) DNS
2 76 (25.00%) Skype
3 72 (23.68%) DHCP
4 57 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 55 (18.09%) NetScaler
6 18 (5.92%) LAN
7 17 (5.59%) WAN
8 12 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (3.95%) Internet
8 12 (3.95%) Unified Communications
9 11 (3.62%) SAN
10 8 (2.63%) Intranet
11 7 (2.30%) Firewall
11 7 (2.30%) NAS
11 7 (2.30%) PCoIP
12 5 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.32%) HTTP
14 3 (0.99%) PBX
15 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
15 2 (0.66%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.66%) MS Access
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.33%) DB2
4 1 (0.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 83 (27.30%) MSI
2 44 (14.47%) InstallShield
3 35 (11.51%) Visual Studio
4 34 (11.18%) JIRA
5 32 (10.53%) TestRail
5 32 (10.53%) Zephyr
6 26 (8.55%) AdminStudio
7 5 (1.64%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (14.14%) Finance
2 17 (5.59%) Banking
3 8 (2.63%) Retail
4 4 (1.32%) Advertising
4 4 (1.32%) Back Office
4 4 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.32%) Law
5 3 (0.99%) Local Government
5 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Electronics
6 2 (0.66%) Marketing
6 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (23.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (15.79%) Applications Packager
3 32 (10.53%) Analyst
4 30 (9.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (7.57%) Architect
6 20 (6.58%) Consultant
7 19 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (5.92%) Applications Specialist
9 17 (5.59%) Citrix Engineer
10 16 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
10 16 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
11 14 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (4.28%) Support Analyst
13 11 (3.62%) Citrix Specialist
14 10 (3.29%) Infrastructure Support
15 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Engineer
15 9 (2.96%) Windows Engineer
16 8 (2.63%) IT Support
16 8 (2.63%) Windows Consultant
17 7 (2.30%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.54%) Software Packaging
2 8 (2.63%) Apache Flex
3 3 (0.99%) .NET
4 2 (0.66%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.33%) COM
5 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.88%) Self-Motivation
2 26 (8.55%) Clustering
2 26 (8.55%) Fat Client
2 26 (8.55%) Thin Client
3 25 (8.22%) Management Information System
4 24 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.61%) e-Learning
6 13 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.62%) Mobile Computing
8 5 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.64%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.64%) User Experience
9 4 (1.32%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.32%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.66%) PKI
10 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 267 (87.83%) Windows
2 102 (33.55%) Windows 10
3 91 (29.93%) Windows 7
3 91 (29.93%) Windows Server
4 78 (25.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (16.45%) Linux
7 39 (12.83%) Windows 8
8 34 (11.18%) Mac OS
8 34 (11.18%) Unix
9 9 (2.96%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.32%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.33%) CentOS
11 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (41.12%) ITIL
2 87 (28.62%) Application Packaging
3 74 (24.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 64 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (16.45%) Migration
6 41 (13.49%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (13.16%) CRM
8 39 (12.83%) Application Virtualisation
9 30 (9.87%) Asset Management
10 29 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (9.54%) Service Delivery
11 26 (8.55%) PRINCE2
12 25 (8.22%) Customer Requirements
13 24 (7.89%) ITIL V3
14 23 (7.57%) Kanban
14 23 (7.57%) MODAF
14 23 (7.57%) Scrum
15 20 (6.58%) Time Management
16 19 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
16 19 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (53.29%) PowerShell
2 50 (16.45%) SQL
3 41 (13.49%) Python
4 34 (11.18%) JavaScript
5 32 (10.53%) PHP
6 19 (6.25%) VBScript
7 14 (4.61%) C
8 7 (2.30%) VB
9 5 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.99%) C#
11 2 (0.66%) Java
12 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 80 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 39 (12.83%) DV Cleared
3 38 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (9.87%) MCSE
5 28 (9.21%) Degree
5 28 (9.21%) MCP
6 27 (8.88%) SC Cleared
7 25 (8.22%) Citrix Certification
8 24 (7.89%) CCA
8 24 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (7.57%) CCNA
9 23 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (7.57%) RHCE
10 14 (4.61%) MCSA
11 13 (4.28%) MCTS
12 11 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 26 (8.55%) SLA
3 16 (5.26%) QA
4 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 205 (67.43%) Active Directory
2 136 (44.74%) XenApp
3 124 (40.79%) XenDesktop
4 108 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (17.76%) Hyper-V
6 35 (11.51%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (8.88%) BitLocker
8 24 (7.89%) Virtual Desktop
9 20 (6.58%) vSphere
10 6 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.97%) VMware NSX
11 5 (1.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.32%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 231 (75.99%) SCCM
2 67 (22.04%) SCOM
3 44 (14.47%) SCOrch
4 40 (13.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 39 (12.83%) Microsoft Intune
6 22 (7.24%) XenMobile
7 21 (6.91%) Microsoft Clustering
8 19 (6.25%) WSUS
9 12 (3.95%) AirWatch
9 12 (3.95%) Puppet
10 10 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (3.29%) PowerCLI
10 10 (3.29%) ThinApp
11 9 (2.96%) Ansible
12 5 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (1.64%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.64%) Perfmon
13 4 (1.32%) IBM BigFix
13 4 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (1.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 185 (60.86%) Microsoft
2 150 (49.34%) Citrix
3 126 (41.45%) VMware
4 57 (18.75%) Cisco
5 33 (10.86%) Ivanti
6 32 (10.53%) Splunk
7 30 (9.87%) HP
8 23 (7.57%) Atlassian
9 21 (6.91%) Dell
10 20 (6.58%) McAfee
10 20 (6.58%) Symantec
11 18 (5.92%) Novell
12 16 (5.26%) Altiris
13 14 (4.61%) 3PAR
14 13 (4.28%) EMC
14 13 (4.28%) IBM
15 12 (3.95%) Brocade
15 12 (3.95%) SAP
15 12 (3.95%) Wyse
16 10 (3.29%) Adobe