Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 781 789 794
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +188
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 210 293 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.04% 1.32% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 170 185 244
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £72,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%

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 20,114 22,207 21,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.26% 15.73% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16,495 18,135 17,886
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 +30 58 £55,000 -12.00% 9
South West -16 41 £44,750 -10.50% 6
South East +49 39 £68,750 +61.76% 6
Midlands +51 34 £45,839 -14.72% 12
North of England +66 28 £57,500 +15.00% 14
West Midlands +33 24 £46,250 -2.63% 7
North West +54 23 £57,500 +8.38% 10
East Midlands +26 10 £45,839 -23.60% 5
Yorkshire +25 5 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East of England +36 4 £63,750 +41.67% 6
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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.

1 151 (71.90%) Windows
2 150 (71.43%) SCCM
3 145 (69.05%) Microsoft
4 132 (62.86%) Active Directory
5 124 (59.05%) Citrix
6 89 (42.38%) XenApp
7 81 (38.57%) Azure
8 75 (35.71%) PowerShell
9 74 (35.24%) Windows 7
10 66 (31.43%) VMware
11 61 (29.05%) ITIL
12 60 (28.57%) XenDesktop
12 60 (28.57%) Windows 10
13 59 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 59 (28.10%) Application Packaging
14 54 (25.71%) Hyper-V
15 50 (23.81%) MSI
16 45 (21.43%) Security Cleared
17 43 (20.48%) Public Sector
18 42 (20.00%) SharePoint
19 41 (19.52%) SQL Server
19 41 (19.52%) Ivanti
19 41 (19.52%) Application Virtualisation
19 41 (19.52%) Office 365
19 41 (19.52%) NetScaler
20 39 (18.57%) Cisco
21 36 (17.14%) SQL
21 36 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 33 (15.71%) SCOrch
23 31 (14.76%) SAP

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 42 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (10.48%) Skype for Business
3 11 (5.24%) Confluence
4 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 81 (38.57%) Azure
2 41 (19.52%) Office 365
3 22 (10.48%) OneDrive
4 21 (10.00%) AWS
5 19 (9.05%) Azure Stack
6 12 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 10 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (4.76%) Amazon ECS
7 10 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (4.76%) IaaS
7 10 (4.76%) Serverless
7 10 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.43%) GCP
9 2 (0.95%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.95%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.95%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 41 (19.52%) NetScaler
2 27 (12.86%) SAN
3 23 (10.95%) DHCP
3 23 (10.95%) DNS
4 21 (10.00%) Skype
5 14 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.29%) Firewall
7 7 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (1.90%) Internet
8 4 (1.90%) LAN
8 4 (1.90%) SSL
9 2 (0.95%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.29%) Big Data
2 9 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 50 (23.81%) MSI
2 29 (13.81%) InstallShield
3 19 (9.05%) Visual Studio
4 15 (7.14%) AdminStudio
4 15 (7.14%) JIRA
5 9 (4.29%) TestRail
5 9 (4.29%) Zephyr
6 6 (2.86%) WinDbg
7 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (20.48%) Public Sector
2 30 (14.29%) Finance
3 20 (9.52%) Local Government
4 14 (6.67%) Marketing
5 13 (6.19%) Retail
6 10 (4.76%) Electronics
6 10 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.33%) Law
8 6 (2.86%) Banking
9 4 (1.90%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (22.38%) Architect
2 34 (16.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (15.71%) Applications Packager
4 21 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 16 (7.62%) Desktop Engineer
7 15 (7.14%) Analyst
8 14 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) Applications Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) Applications Specialist
10 10 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Consultant
12 7 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (3.33%) Azure Architect
12 7 (3.33%) IoT Architect
12 7 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.14%) Software Packaging
2 10 (4.76%) JSON
2 10 (4.76%) Middleware
3 7 (3.33%) XML
4 3 (1.43%) ATL
4 3 (1.43%) COM+
4 3 (1.43%) DCOM
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.48%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.86%) User Experience
5 4 (1.90%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.90%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.90%) iPad
5 4 (1.90%) iPhone
6 3 (1.43%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.95%) Equities
7 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.95%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 151 (71.90%) Windows
2 74 (35.24%) Windows 7
3 60 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 31 (14.76%) Linux
5 30 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (12.86%) Windows Server
7 21 (10.00%) Mac OS
8 19 (9.05%) Unix
9 17 (8.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (6.19%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.33%) Android
12 5 (2.38%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.90%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.43%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.48%) AIX
15 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.05%) ITIL
2 59 (28.10%) Application Packaging
3 41 (19.52%) Application Virtualisation
4 36 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 28 (13.33%) Migration
6 26 (12.38%) Due Diligence
7 25 (11.90%) Service Management
8 22 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (9.05%) Business Analysis
9 19 (9.05%) CRM
9 19 (9.05%) Technical Leadership
9 19 (9.05%) UML
10 18 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
11 17 (8.10%) IT Strategy
11 17 (8.10%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.10%) Presales
12 16 (7.62%) Change Management
12 16 (7.62%) Decision-Making
13 15 (7.14%) Service Delivery
14 14 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 75 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 36 (17.14%) SQL
3 20 (9.52%) Python
4 15 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.14%) PHP
5 6 (2.86%) VB
6 4 (1.90%) VBScript
7 3 (1.43%) C
7 3 (1.43%) C++
8 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 30 (14.29%) Degree
3 23 (10.95%) DV Cleared
4 22 (10.48%) SC Cleared
5 18 (8.57%) MCSE
5 18 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (6.19%) MCP
7 12 (5.71%) CCA
8 11 (5.24%) RHCE
9 6 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (2.86%) ISTQB
10 5 (2.38%) CCNA
10 5 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 12 (5.71%) SLA
3 11 (5.24%) QA
4 3 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 132 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 89 (42.38%) XenApp
3 60 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 59 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (25.71%) Hyper-V
6 30 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 13 (6.19%) Terminal Services
8 8 (3.81%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 6 (2.86%) BitLocker
9 6 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (2.38%) vSphere
11 3 (1.43%) Docker
11 3 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 150 (71.43%) SCCM
2 33 (15.71%) SCOrch
3 29 (13.81%) SCOM
4 24 (11.43%) WSUS
5 23 (10.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 14 (6.67%) SCVMM
7 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (4.76%) Nagios
8 8 (3.81%) ThinApp
9 7 (3.33%) AirWatch
9 7 (3.33%) Terraform
10 5 (2.38%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.90%) SCDPM
11 4 (1.90%) SCSM
11 4 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (1.43%) AppDNA
13 2 (0.95%) Jamf Pro
13 2 (0.95%) Sysprep
13 2 (0.95%) vCenter Server
13 2 (0.95%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 145 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 124 (59.05%) Citrix
3 66 (31.43%) VMware
4 41 (19.52%) Ivanti
5 39 (18.57%) Cisco
6 31 (14.76%) SAP
7 25 (11.90%) EMC
8 22 (10.48%) IBM
8 22 (10.48%) Oracle
9 21 (10.00%) Google
10 16 (7.62%) HP
11 15 (7.14%) Splunk
12 12 (5.71%) Novell
13 7 (3.33%) Atlassian
13 7 (3.33%) Capita
14 6 (2.86%) MobileIron
14 6 (2.86%) Wyse
15 4 (1.90%) 3PAR
15 4 (1.90%) Apple
15 4 (1.90%) ServiceNow