Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 912 862
Rank change year-on-year +73 -50 -29
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 319 286 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.47% 1.30% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 243 243 366
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £32,440
90th Percentile £73,750 £64,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% - -10.53%

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 21774 21927 23645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.92% 12.42% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18339 18535 19813
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +50 177 £54,500 +28.24% 13
Midlands +25 42 £37,500 -4.64% 5
South East +2 32 £49,500 +23.75% 12
West Midlands +12 31 £38,750 -1.46% 5
South West +27 30 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North of England +6 23 £47,500 - 1
East of England -2 13 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire +18 12 £48,750 +21.88%
East Midlands +35 11 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -21 11 £47,500 - 1
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 274 (85.89%) Windows
2 240 (75.24%) Microsoft
3 220 (68.97%) Citrix
4 201 (63.01%) SCCM
5 194 (60.82%) VMware
6 193 (60.50%) Active Directory
7 181 (56.74%) PowerShell
8 164 (51.41%) Windows Server
9 161 (50.47%) Windows 10
10 138 (43.26%) Windows 7
11 134 (42.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 131 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 123 (38.56%) XenApp
14 111 (34.80%) Office 365
15 107 (33.54%) XenDesktop
15 107 (33.54%) Finance
16 104 (32.60%) Windows Server 2008
17 97 (30.41%) MSI
18 91 (28.53%) Application Packaging
19 77 (24.14%) Asset Management
19 77 (24.14%) Application Virtualisation
20 74 (23.20%) ITIL
21 72 (22.57%) Hyper-V
22 70 (21.94%) AppSense
23 65 (20.38%) Software Packaging
24 64 (20.06%) Banking
25 58 (18.18%) vSphere
26 55 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
27 52 (16.30%) Degree
28 51 (15.99%) Task Automation

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 48 (15.05%) IIS
2 45 (14.11%) MS Exchange
3 22 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (3.76%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.19%) Confluence
7 7 (2.19%) Drupal
7 7 (2.19%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.94%) CMS
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Workday HCM
2 4 (1.25%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.31%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 111 (34.80%) Office 365
2 48 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.64%) OneDrive
4 16 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (3.45%) IaaS
6 7 (2.19%) SaaS
7 6 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.88%) Mimecast
8 5 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.94%) G Suite
9 3 (0.94%) PaaS
10 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (14.42%) SAN
2 43 (13.48%) DNS
3 37 (11.60%) DHCP
3 37 (11.60%) TCP/IP
4 29 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 24 (7.52%) NAS
6 20 (6.27%) Firewall
7 18 (5.64%) Internet
8 10 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
8 10 (3.13%) Skype
9 8 (2.51%) VLAN
10 7 (2.19%) MPLS
10 7 (2.19%) Network Security
10 7 (2.19%) PCoIP
11 6 (1.88%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.88%) LDAP
11 6 (1.88%) VoIP
12 5 (1.57%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.94%) WebEx
14 2 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.19%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.19%) Power BI
3 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.88%) MySQL
4 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.31%) MS Access
7 1 (0.31%) OLTP
7 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 97 (30.41%) MSI
2 36 (11.29%) InstallShield
3 12 (3.76%) AdminStudio
4 7 (2.19%) JIRA
5 3 (0.94%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.31%) WinDbg
General
1 107 (33.54%) Finance
2 64 (20.06%) Banking
3 50 (15.67%) Investment Banking
4 31 (9.72%) Retail Banking
5 10 (3.13%) Retail
6 8 (2.51%) Back Office
6 8 (2.51%) Legal
7 6 (1.88%) Publishing
8 5 (1.57%) Front Office
8 5 (1.57%) Law
9 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.94%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (22.57%) Desktop Support
2 56 (17.55%) Desktop Engineer
3 53 (16.61%) Analyst
4 41 (12.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (10.97%) SCCM Engineer
6 31 (9.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 30 (9.40%) Support Engineer
8 28 (8.78%) Applications Engineer
8 28 (8.78%) Applications Packager
8 28 (8.78%) Architect
9 26 (8.15%) VMware Engineer
10 25 (7.84%) Senior Desktop Engineer
10 25 (7.84%) Support Analyst
11 24 (7.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 24 (7.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 24 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support
11 24 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 24 (7.52%) Infrastructure Support
11 24 (7.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 23 (7.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (20.38%) Software Packaging
2 8 (2.51%) HTML
3 7 (2.19%) CSS
3 7 (2.19%) HTML5
3 7 (2.19%) SOAP
4 6 (1.88%) .NET
5 4 (1.25%) REST
5 4 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (1.25%) Web Services
5 4 (1.25%) X-Windows
6 3 (0.94%) XMPP
7 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.63%) Middleware
8 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.31%) COM
8 1 (0.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.85%) Fat Client
1 41 (12.85%) Thin Client
2 35 (10.97%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.64%) Clustering
3 18 (5.64%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.08%) User Experience
6 11 (3.45%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.82%) PKI
8 8 (2.51%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.19%) BYOD
10 6 (1.88%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.88%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (1.57%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.57%) EPoS
11 5 (1.57%) iPad
11 5 (1.57%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.25%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 274 (85.89%) Windows
2 164 (51.41%) Windows Server
3 161 (50.47%) Windows 10
4 138 (43.26%) Windows 7
5 131 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 104 (32.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (5.96%) Linux
8 16 (5.02%) Mac OS X
9 8 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.19%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.25%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.63%) Android
13 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.63%) Solaris
13 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (28.53%) Application Packaging
2 77 (24.14%) Application Virtualisation
2 77 (24.14%) Asset Management
3 74 (23.20%) ITIL
4 51 (15.99%) Task Automation
5 48 (15.05%) Migration
6 34 (10.66%) Wealth Management
7 31 (9.72%) Service Delivery
8 27 (8.46%) Security Patching
9 26 (8.15%) Software Distribution
10 23 (7.21%) Proactive Monitoring
11 22 (6.90%) Compatibility Testing
12 21 (6.58%) Configuration Management
12 21 (6.58%) Workload Management
13 19 (5.96%) Software Deployment
14 18 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (5.02%) Personalization
16 14 (4.39%) Incident Management
16 14 (4.39%) Problem Management
17 13 (4.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (56.74%) PowerShell
2 39 (12.23%) VBScript
3 38 (11.91%) SQL
4 12 (3.76%) C#
5 9 (2.82%) VB
6 8 (2.51%) Java
6 8 (2.51%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.19%) PHP
8 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.25%) Go
10 3 (0.94%) VBA
11 1 (0.31%) Perl
11 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (16.30%) Degree
2 50 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (13.79%) MCSE
4 38 (11.91%) Citrix Certification
5 31 (9.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (8.46%) Security Cleared
7 20 (6.27%) CCEA
8 13 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (3.13%) CCNA
9 10 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.19%) CCA
11 3 (0.94%) MCTS
11 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.31%) MCSA
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.45%) SLA
2 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 193 (60.50%) Active Directory
2 134 (42.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (38.56%) XenApp
4 107 (33.54%) XenDesktop
5 72 (22.57%) Hyper-V
6 58 (18.18%) vSphere
7 55 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
8 46 (14.42%) XenServer
9 44 (13.79%) Virtual Desktop
10 16 (5.02%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (4.70%) Xen
12 14 (4.39%) BitLocker
13 12 (3.76%) Terminal Server
14 10 (3.13%) DFS Replication
15 8 (2.51%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (2.19%) Docker
16 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (2.19%) vCloud
16 7 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
17 5 (1.57%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 201 (63.01%) SCCM
2 40 (12.54%) SCOrch
3 39 (12.23%) SCOM
4 18 (5.64%) XenMobile
5 15 (4.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 15 (4.70%) WSUS
6 11 (3.45%) SCVMM
7 10 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
7 10 (3.13%) SCDPM
8 9 (2.82%) EdgeSight
9 8 (2.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (2.51%) Nagios
10 7 (2.19%) Ansible
10 7 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (2.19%) ThinApp
11 6 (1.88%) vCenter Server
12 5 (1.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (1.57%) NetBackup
13 4 (1.25%) AirWatch
13 4 (1.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 240 (75.24%) Microsoft
2 220 (68.97%) Citrix
3 194 (60.82%) VMware
4 70 (21.94%) AppSense
5 42 (13.17%) HP
6 29 (9.09%) Cisco
7 23 (7.21%) Bloomberg
8 22 (6.90%) Reuters
9 20 (6.27%) EMC
10 19 (5.96%) FactSet
10 19 (5.96%) Symantec
11 17 (5.33%) McAfee
12 16 (5.02%) Dell
13 15 (4.70%) Oracle
14 14 (4.39%) ServiceNow
15 12 (3.76%) Altiris
16 11 (3.45%) Apple
17 10 (3.13%) IBM
18 9 (2.82%) Wyse
19 8 (2.51%) NetApp