Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 783 910 882
Rank change year-on-year +127 -28 -101
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 345 257 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.50% 1.19% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 257 196 300
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.76% -6.18%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £79,400 £73,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +21.95% -8.38%

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 23,070 21,541 22,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.86% 12.98% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18,922 18,222 19,464
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +5.88% +6.25%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +90 177 £62,500 +11.11% 16
South West +39 47 £50,000 +42.86% 5
North of England +54 42 £50,000 -11.11% 10
Midlands +27 34 £46,000 +22.67% 11
Yorkshire +58 26 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands +29 25 £46,250 +19.35% 7
East of England +19 24 £46,000 +2.22% 3
South East +1 21 £43,500 -8.42% 7
North West +16 15 £50,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands +5 9 £46,000 +31.43% 4
North East - 1 £80,000 - 1
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 305 (88.41%) Windows
2 250 (72.46%) SCCM
3 218 (63.19%) Microsoft
4 182 (52.75%) Citrix
5 173 (50.14%) PowerShell
6 168 (48.70%) Active Directory
7 151 (43.77%) ITIL
8 144 (41.74%) Windows 7
9 141 (40.87%) Office 365
10 124 (35.94%) Windows 10
11 113 (32.75%) VMware
12 107 (31.01%) XenApp
13 105 (30.43%) Windows Server
14 102 (29.57%) XenDesktop
15 90 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
16 89 (25.80%) Application Packaging
17 84 (24.35%) MSI
18 79 (22.90%) Windows Server 2008
19 72 (20.87%) Finance
20 69 (20.00%) Ivanti
21 63 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
22 62 (17.97%) VMware ESXi
23 58 (16.81%) NetScaler
23 58 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
24 54 (15.65%) Software Packaging
25 48 (13.91%) DNS
25 48 (13.91%) Self-Motivation
26 47 (13.62%) Hyper-V
26 47 (13.62%) Security Cleared
26 47 (13.62%) BitLocker

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 32 (9.28%) MS Exchange
2 24 (6.96%) IIS
3 23 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.87%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.58%) Confluence
7 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (10.72%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 141 (40.87%) Office 365
2 58 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.38%) OneDrive
4 19 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (3.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 10 (2.90%) IaaS
8 7 (2.03%) PaaS
9 4 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.58%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.58%) SaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 58 (16.81%) NetScaler
2 48 (13.91%) DNS
3 34 (9.86%) DHCP
4 22 (6.38%) TCP/IP
5 15 (4.35%) SAN
6 9 (2.61%) LAN
6 9 (2.61%) WAN
6 9 (2.61%) Wireshark
7 8 (2.32%) VPN
8 7 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (2.03%) Firewall
9 5 (1.45%) NAS
10 4 (1.16%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.16%) PuTTY
10 4 (1.16%) SSL
10 4 (1.16%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.87%) Network Security
11 3 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.87%) Skype
12 2 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.74%) Big Data
3 3 (0.87%) Power BI
4 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.29%) MySQL
4 1 (0.29%) OLTP
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 84 (24.35%) MSI
2 39 (11.30%) InstallShield
3 28 (8.12%) AdminStudio
4 7 (2.03%) WinDbg
5 4 (1.16%) WiX
6 2 (0.58%) JIRA
7 1 (0.29%) AutoIt
7 1 (0.29%) IDA Disassembler
7 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.29%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 72 (20.87%) Finance
2 32 (9.28%) Banking
3 29 (8.41%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.06%) Retail
5 8 (2.32%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.03%) Electronics
6 7 (2.03%) Front Office
7 6 (1.74%) Marketing
8 4 (1.16%) Advertising
8 4 (1.16%) Back Office
8 4 (1.16%) Law
8 4 (1.16%) Local Government
9 3 (0.87%) Automotive
9 3 (0.87%) Legal
9 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.87%) Publishing
10 2 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (16.52%) Desktop Support
2 49 (14.20%) Architect
3 45 (13.04%) Analyst
4 40 (11.59%) SCCM Engineer
5 38 (11.01%) Applications Packager
6 36 (10.43%) Desktop Engineer
7 35 (10.14%) Citrix Engineer
8 33 (9.57%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (8.99%) Support Analyst
10 26 (7.54%) Citrix Specialist
11 25 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (7.25%) Support Engineer
12 22 (6.38%) Consultant
13 21 (6.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 18 (5.22%) Service Analyst
15 17 (4.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 16 (4.64%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
17 15 (4.35%) Applications Support
17 15 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
18 14 (4.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.65%) Software Packaging
2 13 (3.77%) Web Services
3 11 (3.19%) LDAP
4 8 (2.32%) Middleware
5 4 (1.16%) .NET
6 3 (0.87%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.87%) Angular 2
6 3 (0.87%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (0.87%) COM
6 3 (0.87%) COM+
6 3 (0.87%) CSS
6 3 (0.87%) Dapper ORM
6 3 (0.87%) DCOM
6 3 (0.87%) Entity Framework
6 3 (0.87%) HTML
6 3 (0.87%) MFC
6 3 (0.87%) NHibernate
6 3 (0.87%) WCF
6 3 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.91%) Self-Motivation
2 36 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (10.43%) Data Centre
3 24 (6.96%) Fat Client
3 24 (6.96%) Thin Client
4 16 (4.64%) Public Cloud
5 13 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.19%) PKI
7 9 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.32%) Clustering
9 7 (2.03%) Equities
9 7 (2.03%) Fixed Income
9 7 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.03%) User Experience
10 6 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.45%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.16%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.87%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 305 (88.41%) Windows
2 144 (41.74%) Windows 7
3 124 (35.94%) Windows 10
4 105 (30.43%) Windows Server
5 79 (22.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 11 (3.19%) Mac OS X
9 10 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.90%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.16%) Linux
11 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.58%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (0.58%) Solaris
11 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (43.77%) ITIL
2 89 (25.80%) Application Packaging
3 43 (12.46%) Software Distribution
4 38 (11.01%) Migration
5 37 (10.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 36 (10.43%) Compatibility Testing
6 36 (10.43%) Mentoring
7 34 (9.86%) Application Virtualisation
7 34 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 33 (9.57%) Project Management
9 32 (9.28%) Service Management
10 31 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
11 30 (8.70%) Service Delivery
12 26 (7.54%) Customer Requirements
13 25 (7.25%) Task Automation
14 24 (6.96%) Asset Management
14 24 (6.96%) PRINCE2
15 23 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 173 (50.14%) PowerShell
2 40 (11.59%) SQL
3 38 (11.01%) VBScript
4 12 (3.48%) VB
5 7 (2.03%) C#
6 5 (1.45%) C
7 4 (1.16%) C++
7 4 (1.16%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.87%) Python
9 1 (0.29%) Java
9 1 (0.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 47 (13.62%) Security Cleared
2 43 (12.46%) Citrix Certification
3 38 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (7.83%) DV Cleared
6 25 (7.25%) SC Cleared
7 24 (6.96%) MCSE
8 19 (5.51%) Degree
9 15 (4.35%) CCA
10 13 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (3.19%) MCSA
12 10 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (2.03%) CCAA
13 7 (2.03%) MCP
14 6 (1.74%) MCITP
14 6 (1.74%) MCTS
15 5 (1.45%) MCDST
16 4 (1.16%) CCNA
16 4 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
17 3 (0.87%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.99%) SLA
2 5 (1.45%) QA
3 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.58%) GDPR
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 168 (48.70%) Active Directory
2 107 (31.01%) XenApp
3 102 (29.57%) XenDesktop
4 90 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 62 (17.97%) VMware ESXi
6 47 (13.62%) BitLocker
6 47 (13.62%) Hyper-V
7 32 (9.28%) vSphere
8 27 (7.83%) XenServer
9 13 (3.77%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (2.32%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.87%) Docker
13 2 (0.58%) Firmware
13 2 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.29%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.29%) NFS
14 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 250 (72.46%) SCCM
2 28 (8.12%) SCOM
3 26 (7.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 22 (6.38%) WSUS
5 18 (5.22%) XenMobile
6 16 (4.64%) SCVMM
6 16 (4.64%) vCenter Server
7 13 (3.77%) vMotion
8 11 (3.19%) EdgeSight
8 11 (3.19%) WMI
9 10 (2.90%) AirWatch
9 10 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (2.90%) Puppet
10 9 (2.61%) Jamf Pro
11 8 (2.32%) PowerCLI
11 8 (2.32%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (1.74%) ThinApp
14 5 (1.45%) SCOrch
14 5 (1.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 218 (63.19%) Microsoft
2 182 (52.75%) Citrix
3 113 (32.75%) VMware
4 69 (20.00%) Ivanti
5 24 (6.96%) Altiris
5 24 (6.96%) Google
5 24 (6.96%) IBM
6 23 (6.67%) Cisco
6 23 (6.67%) EMC
6 23 (6.67%) McAfee
7 22 (6.38%) Oracle
7 22 (6.38%) Symantec
8 20 (5.80%) SAP
9 17 (4.93%) HP
10 16 (4.64%) Bloomberg
10 16 (4.64%) FactSet
10 16 (4.64%) Reuters
11 14 (4.06%) Adobe
12 10 (2.90%) Apple
13 9 (2.61%) NetApp