Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 741 759 770
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11 +180
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 124 303 424
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 1.35% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 98 240 326
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,775 £41,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -

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 14,435 22,373 22,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.47% 16.82% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11,791 18,266 18,593
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft App-V in England.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft App-V in England over the 6 months to 30 May 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 30 May 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 +69 46 £60,000 - 3
North of England +129 23 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Midlands +80 21 £50,000 +17.65%
West Midlands +80 18 £48,750 +21.88%
North West +92 17 £52,500 -12.50%
South East +78 16 £72,500 +70.59%
East of England +75 9 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Yorkshire +97 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West +34 5 £82,500 +94.12% 2
East Midlands +50 3 £82,500 +46.67%
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 90 (72.58%) SCCM
2 87 (70.16%) Microsoft
3 78 (62.90%) Citrix
3 78 (62.90%) Windows
4 65 (52.42%) Active Directory
5 53 (42.74%) Azure
6 41 (33.06%) PowerShell
6 41 (33.06%) Application Packaging
6 41 (33.06%) VMware
7 39 (31.45%) XenApp
7 39 (31.45%) XenDesktop
8 33 (26.61%) Windows 7
9 32 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 31 (25.00%) Windows 10
11 30 (24.19%) ITIL
11 30 (24.19%) SQL Server
12 28 (22.58%) Hyper-V
13 25 (20.16%) Office 365
13 25 (20.16%) MSI
13 25 (20.16%) Application Virtualisation
14 24 (19.35%) Ivanti
15 23 (18.55%) Data Centre
16 22 (17.74%) SharePoint
17 21 (16.94%) Service Management
18 20 (16.13%) WSUS
19 19 (15.32%) SAN
19 19 (15.32%) Due Diligence
20 18 (14.52%) Windows Server
20 18 (14.52%) Cisco
20 18 (14.52%) Skype for Business

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 22 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 18 (14.52%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.23%) IIS
3 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 53 (42.74%) Azure
2 25 (20.16%) Office 365
3 7 (5.65%) AWS
3 7 (5.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (4.84%) IaaS
5 4 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
5 4 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.23%) Serverless
5 4 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.42%) Azure Stack
6 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.42%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.61%) GCP
8 1 (0.81%) PaaS
8 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.32%) SAN
2 12 (9.68%) NetScaler
3 7 (5.65%) DHCP
4 6 (4.84%) DNS
4 6 (4.84%) Skype
4 6 (4.84%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.42%) Internet
6 2 (1.61%) LAN
6 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.81%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.26%) Big Data
2 9 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (20.16%) MSI
2 8 (6.45%) WinDbg
3 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.61%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.81%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.81%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (0.81%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.81%) TestRail
6 1 (0.81%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (9.68%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Law
3 8 (6.45%) Retail
4 7 (5.65%) Public Sector
5 6 (4.84%) Local Government
6 5 (4.03%) Banking
7 3 (2.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Electronics
8 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Architect
2 17 (13.71%) Technical Architect
3 12 (9.68%) Analyst
4 11 (8.87%) Applications Engineer
4 11 (8.87%) Applications Packager
5 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Administrator
6 9 (7.26%) Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) Support Manager
6 9 (7.26%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Applications Consultant
8 7 (5.65%) Azure Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Citrix Administrator
8 7 (5.65%) Citrix Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) Middleware
2 7 (5.65%) Software Packaging
3 4 (3.23%) .NET
3 4 (3.23%) JSON
3 4 (3.23%) Web Services
4 3 (2.42%) ATL
4 3 (2.42%) COM
5 2 (1.61%) COM+
5 2 (1.61%) DCOM
6 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) iPad
2 7 (5.65%) iPhone
2 7 (5.65%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.03%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.03%) Thin Client
4 5 (4.03%) User Experience
5 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.61%) Clustering
6 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.81%) BYOD
7 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (62.90%) Windows
2 33 (26.61%) Windows 7
3 31 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 18 (14.52%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.26%) Linux
6 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.65%) Android
7 7 (5.65%) Mac OS X
7 7 (5.65%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.42%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.42%) Unix
8 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Application Packaging
2 30 (24.19%) ITIL
3 25 (20.16%) Application Virtualisation
4 21 (16.94%) Service Management
5 19 (15.32%) Due Diligence
6 15 (12.10%) Migration
7 14 (11.29%) Technical Leadership
8 13 (10.48%) Analytics
8 13 (10.48%) Asset Management
9 12 (9.68%) IT Strategy
9 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
11 10 (8.06%) Business Analysis
11 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (8.06%) UML
12 9 (7.26%) Business Continuity
12 9 (7.26%) Decision-Making
12 9 (7.26%) ERP
12 9 (7.26%) Machine Learning
13 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.06%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.48%) SQL
3 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.03%) Python
5 4 (3.23%) C#
6 3 (2.42%) C
6 3 (2.42%) C++
7 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.61%) PHP
7 2 (1.61%) VB
7 2 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) CCA
3 8 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (4.03%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.23%) MCP
6 3 (2.42%) CCNA
6 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.42%) MCSA
6 3 (2.42%) MCSE
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (52.42%) Active Directory
2 39 (31.45%) XenApp
2 39 (31.45%) XenDesktop
3 32 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (22.58%) Hyper-V
5 13 (10.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (9.68%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 7 (5.65%) Terminal Server
7 7 (5.65%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.84%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (4.03%) vSphere
10 4 (3.23%) Xen
11 2 (1.61%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.61%) Docker
11 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 90 (72.58%) SCCM
2 20 (16.13%) WSUS
3 12 (9.68%) SCOM
4 10 (8.06%) SCOrch
5 8 (6.45%) ThinApp
6 6 (4.84%) SCVMM
7 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (3.23%) IBM BigFix
8 4 (3.23%) Kubernetes
8 4 (3.23%) Nagios
8 4 (3.23%) Terraform
8 4 (3.23%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.61%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.61%) SCSM
10 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (70.16%) Microsoft
2 78 (62.90%) Citrix
3 41 (33.06%) VMware
4 24 (19.35%) Ivanti
5 18 (14.52%) Cisco
6 16 (12.90%) Oracle
7 14 (11.29%) IBM
8 13 (10.48%) EMC
9 11 (8.87%) SAP
10 10 (8.06%) Google
11 7 (5.65%) Apple
11 7 (5.65%) Capita
12 4 (3.23%) BMC
12 4 (3.23%) Cognos
12 4 (3.23%) DevExpress
12 4 (3.23%) HP
12 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.23%) Tanium
13 3 (2.42%) NetApp
14 2 (1.61%) Splunk