Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 942 650 760
Rank change year-on-year -292 +110 +69
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 50 29 298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.066% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.35% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 242
10th Percentile £32,325 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £33,297 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £58,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -19.15% +30.56% -10.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £72,500 £59,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £97,500 £74,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +27.78% -10.00%

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 20,197 8,245 22,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.36% 18.71% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13,880 7,121 18,615
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,757 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.19% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 15 October 2021.

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 15 October 2021. 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 -238 33 £48,000 -31.43% 8
South East - 6 £35,500 -
North of England -143 5 £36,825 -18.17% 3
Yorkshire -107 3 £33,650 -25.22% 1
South West - 3 £33,819 -
East of England -107 2 £31,000 - 2
North West -102 1 - - 2
Midlands -125 1 - - 3
North East - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 37 (74.00%) SCCM
3 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
5 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 28 (56.00%) Citrix
7 26 (52.00%) PowerShell
8 23 (46.00%) XenApp
8 23 (46.00%) Windows 10
9 21 (42.00%) ITIL
9 21 (42.00%) VMware
10 20 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
11 19 (38.00%) Azure
12 16 (32.00%) Finance
13 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Intune
15 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (22.00%) Ivanti
17 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
17 11 (22.00%) vSphere
17 11 (22.00%) XenDesktop
18 10 (20.00%) IaaS
18 10 (20.00%) SQL
18 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
19 9 (18.00%) Social Skills
19 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
19 9 (18.00%) MSI
19 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.00%) SAS
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) Confluence
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
2 19 (38.00%) Azure
3 10 (20.00%) IaaS
4 7 (14.00%) AWS
5 6 (12.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (12.00%) Amazon ECS
5 6 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (12.00%) Serverless
5 6 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (6.00%) OneDrive
8 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
9 1 (2.00%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
2 7 (14.00%) DHCP
3 5 (10.00%) Firewall
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (8.00%) SAN
4 4 (8.00%) Telepresence
4 4 (8.00%) VPN
4 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.00%) Skype
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.00%) SMS
6 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MSI
2 3 (6.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Social Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.00%) Legal
5 3 (6.00%) Banking
5 3 (6.00%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Retail
7 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Packager
6 3 (6.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) JSON
2 5 (10.00%) Software Packaging
3 3 (6.00%) Middleware
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.00%) ADO
5 1 (2.00%) COM
5 1 (2.00%) OAuth
5 1 (2.00%) OLE DB
5 1 (2.00%) SAML
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) BYOD
2 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (8.00%) EMC VNX
3 4 (8.00%) Hedge funds
3 4 (8.00%) Symmetrix
3 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) NHS
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (46.00%) Windows 10
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (10.00%) Mac OS
9 4 (8.00%) Android
9 4 (8.00%) Linux
9 4 (8.00%) Unix
9 4 (8.00%) VMS
9 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (16.00%) Application Packaging
4 8 (16.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 8 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (16.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (16.00%) Investment Management
4 8 (16.00%) ITSM
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (14.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps
6 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Automation
6 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (12.00%) Patch Management
6 6 (12.00%) Server Management
6 6 (12.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) VBScript
4 4 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (8.00%) GDPR
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.00%) PMO
4 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (46.00%) XenApp
3 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (22.00%) vSphere
4 11 (22.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (14.00%) BitLocker
6 5 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (8.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (74.00%) SCCM
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (14.00%) SCOM
4 6 (12.00%) EdgeSight
4 6 (12.00%) Nagios
4 6 (12.00%) SCOrch
4 6 (12.00%) SCVMM
4 6 (12.00%) Terraform
5 5 (10.00%) IBM BigFix
5 5 (10.00%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (8.00%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (4.00%) Ansible
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (2.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (2.00%) AirWatch
8 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (56.00%) Citrix
3 21 (42.00%) VMware
4 11 (22.00%) Ivanti
5 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) Symantec
6 7 (14.00%) HP
7 5 (10.00%) IBM
8 4 (8.00%) Ariba
8 4 (8.00%) Avaya
8 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.00%) CyberArk
8 4 (8.00%) EMC
8 4 (8.00%) FireEye
8 4 (8.00%) Infoblox
8 4 (8.00%) Polycom
8 4 (8.00%) Qualys
8 4 (8.00%) SAP
8 4 (8.00%) Siemens
8 4 (8.00%) Xerox