Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 752 942 859
Rank change year-on-year +190 -83 -138
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 425 214 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 1.08% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 272 173 329
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 22,635 19,884 23,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.08% 12.50% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18,461 16,698 20,112
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 +67 197 £55,000 - 29
Midlands +99 98 £50,000 +42.86% 1
West Midlands +91 90 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West +20 50 £50,000 -
South East -17 36 £60,000 +20.00% 5
North of England +11 25 £50,000 +32.45% 3
Yorkshire +37 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East of England -19 14 £46,000 +2.22% 1
East Midlands +9 8 £50,000 +42.86%
North West -7 7 £50,000 +42.86% 1
North East - 1 £80,000 -
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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.

1 411 (96.71%) Windows
2 302 (71.06%) SCCM
3 291 (68.47%) Microsoft
4 255 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 231 (54.35%) Citrix
6 214 (50.35%) Office 365
7 209 (49.18%) Windows 10
8 198 (46.59%) VMware
9 191 (44.94%) Windows 7
10 172 (40.47%) XenDesktop
11 169 (39.76%) PowerShell
12 167 (39.29%) ITIL
13 158 (37.18%) Windows Server
14 157 (36.94%) XenApp
15 145 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 122 (28.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 110 (25.88%) Service Delivery
18 109 (25.65%) MSI
19 102 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 98 (23.06%) Application Packaging
21 91 (21.41%) Microsoft Office
21 91 (21.41%) Ivanti
21 91 (21.41%) Hyper-V
22 89 (20.94%) Virtual Desktop
23 82 (19.29%) Finance
24 76 (17.88%) VMware ESXi
25 74 (17.41%) Application Virtualisation
26 72 (16.94%) SCVMM
27 71 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
28 70 (16.47%) NetScaler

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 68 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (5.65%) IIS
4 18 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.65%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.71%) GroupWise
8 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.47%) Confluence
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 91 (21.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 214 (50.35%) Office 365
2 122 (28.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (13.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 24 (5.65%) IaaS
5 23 (5.41%) PaaS
6 21 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (2.35%) OneDrive
8 9 (2.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 9 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (2.12%) SaaS
9 5 (1.18%) Yammer
10 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 70 (16.47%) NetScaler
2 51 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
3 35 (8.24%) DNS
4 34 (8.00%) DHCP
5 26 (6.12%) SAN
6 15 (3.53%) TCP/IP
7 12 (2.82%) Skype
8 11 (2.59%) NAS
9 9 (2.12%) Network Security
10 7 (1.65%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.65%) Wireshark
11 6 (1.41%) WAN
12 5 (1.18%) Internet
12 5 (1.18%) LAN
12 5 (1.18%) SSL
13 3 (0.71%) VPN
14 2 (0.47%) VLAN
14 2 (0.47%) VSAN
15 1 (0.24%) BIG-IP
15 1 (0.24%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
2 13 (3.06%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (1.18%) Big Data
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 109 (25.65%) MSI
2 27 (6.35%) InstallShield
3 18 (4.24%) AdminStudio
4 14 (3.29%) WiX
5 5 (1.18%) Wise Package Studio
6 3 (0.71%) JIRA
6 3 (0.71%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.24%) AutoIt
General
1 82 (19.29%) Finance
2 28 (6.59%) Banking
3 21 (4.94%) Investment Banking
4 16 (3.76%) Retail
5 8 (1.88%) Front Office
6 5 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.18%) Publishing
7 2 (0.47%) Back Office
7 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 97 (22.82%) Desktop Support
2 76 (17.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 69 (16.24%) Architect
4 56 (13.18%) Consultant
5 47 (11.06%) SCCM Engineer
5 47 (11.06%) Solutions Architect
6 29 (6.82%) Citrix Specialist
6 29 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
7 28 (6.59%) Applications Packager
8 26 (6.12%) Applications Engineer
9 25 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
10 23 (5.41%) Analyst
10 23 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 22 (5.18%) Technical Specialist
12 21 (4.94%) Citrix Technical Specialist
12 21 (4.94%) Support Engineer
12 21 (4.94%) Virtualisation Specialist
13 20 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.24%) Service Analyst
15 17 (4.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.24%) Software Packaging
2 27 (6.35%) Web Services
3 15 (3.53%) .NET
4 13 (3.06%) .NET Framework
4 13 (3.06%) AngularJS
4 13 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (3.06%) CSS
4 13 (3.06%) Dapper ORM
4 13 (3.06%) Entity Framework
4 13 (3.06%) HTML
4 13 (3.06%) MFC
4 13 (3.06%) NHibernate
4 13 (3.06%) WCF
4 13 (3.06%) WPF
5 10 (2.35%) Angular 2
6 7 (1.65%) Middleware
7 4 (0.94%) LDAP
8 3 (0.71%) jQuery
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.47%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.35%) User Experience
2 60 (14.12%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (10.12%) Data Centre
4 38 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (7.06%) Computer Science
6 28 (6.59%) Public Cloud
7 26 (6.12%) Fat Client
7 26 (6.12%) Thin Client
8 19 (4.47%) iPad
8 19 (4.47%) iPhone
9 13 (3.06%) Minimum Viable Product
9 13 (3.06%) Private Cloud
10 10 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.88%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.88%) EPoS
11 8 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.88%) Mobile Computing
12 7 (1.65%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 411 (96.71%) Windows
2 209 (49.18%) Windows 10
3 191 (44.94%) Windows 7
4 158 (37.18%) Windows Server
5 102 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.65%) Mac OS X
8 19 (4.47%) Android
8 19 (4.47%) Windows Phone
9 14 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (2.35%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.88%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.41%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.94%) Linux
13 4 (0.94%) Unix
14 2 (0.47%) BlackBerry OS
15 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (39.29%) ITIL
2 110 (25.88%) Service Delivery
3 98 (23.06%) Application Packaging
4 74 (17.41%) Application Virtualisation
5 66 (15.53%) Customer Requirements
6 65 (15.29%) Presales
7 54 (12.71%) Migration
8 51 (12.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 47 (11.06%) Mobile Device Management
10 45 (10.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 44 (10.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 43 (10.12%) Data Protection
13 34 (8.00%) Software Distribution
13 34 (8.00%) Task Automation
14 32 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 32 (7.53%) Time Management
15 31 (7.29%) Product Management
16 29 (6.82%) ITSM
17 28 (6.59%) Service Management
17 28 (6.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 169 (39.76%) PowerShell
2 42 (9.88%) VBScript
3 33 (7.76%) SQL
4 18 (4.24%) C#
5 13 (3.06%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.65%) VB
7 2 (0.47%) Perl
7 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (12.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 44 (10.35%) MCSE
4 43 (10.12%) Degree
4 43 (10.12%) ITIL Certification
5 30 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (5.41%) MCSA
7 22 (5.18%) DV Cleared
7 22 (5.18%) SC Cleared
8 21 (4.94%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (2.82%) CCA
10 6 (1.41%) MCTS
11 5 (1.18%) MCP
12 4 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.47%) CCAA
13 2 (0.47%) CCNA
13 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.47%) PMP
14 1 (0.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (0.71%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 255 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 172 (40.47%) XenDesktop
3 157 (36.94%) XenApp
4 145 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 91 (21.41%) Hyper-V
6 89 (20.94%) Virtual Desktop
7 76 (17.88%) VMware ESXi
8 60 (14.12%) BitLocker
9 49 (11.53%) vSphere
10 45 (10.59%) Virtual Machines
11 22 (5.18%) XenServer
12 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.94%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.71%) MetaFrame
14 3 (0.71%) NDS
14 3 (0.71%) NetIQ eDirectory
15 2 (0.47%) Firmware
15 2 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 302 (71.06%) SCCM
2 72 (16.94%) SCVMM
3 60 (14.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 60 (14.12%) SCOrch
4 54 (12.71%) vCenter Server
5 53 (12.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 43 (10.12%) SCDPM
6 43 (10.12%) SCSM
7 28 (6.59%) vMotion
8 26 (6.12%) SCOM
9 19 (4.47%) AirWatch
9 19 (4.47%) WSUS
10 14 (3.29%) EdgeSight
11 13 (3.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 13 (3.06%) Jamf Pro
11 13 (3.06%) WMI
12 8 (1.88%) NetBackup
13 6 (1.41%) vRealize
14 5 (1.18%) IBM BigFix
14 5 (1.18%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 291 (68.47%) Microsoft
2 231 (54.35%) Citrix
3 198 (46.59%) VMware
4 91 (21.41%) Ivanti
5 47 (11.06%) Capita
6 37 (8.71%) Apple
7 28 (6.59%) Cisco
8 24 (5.65%) IBM
9 21 (4.94%) EMC
9 21 (4.94%) Oracle
10 20 (4.71%) Google
10 20 (4.71%) SAP
11 19 (4.47%) HP
12 17 (4.00%) Reuters
13 15 (3.53%) Bloomberg
13 15 (3.53%) FactSet
14 14 (3.29%) NetApp
15 13 (3.06%) Alias
16 12 (2.82%) MobileIron
17 10 (2.35%) NVIDIA