Period
to 20 October 2019

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 October 2019 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 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 748 811 876
Rank change year-on-year +63 +65 +50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 290 340 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 1.48% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 204 247 226
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £75,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +17.65%

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 21,940 22,966 21,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.45% 15.07% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18,162 18,813 18,199
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 +7 80 £55,000 -9.47% 8
South East +99 74 £42,500 -5.56% 11
South West +28 73 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Midlands +36 30 £42,500 -5.56% 3
West Midlands +32 21 £42,500 -5.56% 2
North of England +9 19 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North West +38 12 £53,750 +14.60% 3
East of England +58 9 £45,000 -2.17%
East Midlands +26 9 £30,000 -34.78% 1
Yorkshire -16 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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.

1 200 (68.97%) Windows
2 199 (68.62%) SCCM
3 190 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 172 (59.31%) Active Directory
5 171 (58.97%) Citrix
6 124 (42.76%) ITIL
7 121 (41.72%) MSI
8 112 (38.62%) XenApp
9 110 (37.93%) VMware
10 109 (37.59%) PowerShell
11 107 (36.90%) Application Packaging
12 103 (35.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 90 (31.03%) Security Cleared
13 90 (31.03%) Windows 7
14 78 (26.90%) Linux
15 76 (26.21%) XenDesktop
15 76 (26.21%) Office 365
16 74 (25.52%) SQL Server
17 73 (25.17%) Azure
18 70 (24.14%) Finance
19 66 (22.76%) Problem-Solving
20 64 (22.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 62 (21.38%) SAP
22 61 (21.03%) Degree
23 57 (19.66%) Windows 10
24 56 (19.31%) InstallShield
24 56 (19.31%) Windows Server 2008
25 55 (18.97%) Hyper-V
25 55 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
26 54 (18.62%) Migration

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 46 (15.86%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.90%) Confluence
3 12 (4.14%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 76 (26.21%) Office 365
2 73 (25.17%) Azure
3 47 (16.21%) AWS
4 43 (14.83%) OneDrive
5 37 (12.76%) Azure Stack
6 12 (4.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (2.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.07%) Amazon ECS
7 6 (2.07%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (2.07%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (2.07%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (2.07%) AWS OpsWorks
7 6 (2.07%) Route 53
7 6 (2.07%) Serverless
7 6 (2.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 51 (17.59%) NetScaler
2 43 (14.83%) LAN
3 42 (14.48%) DNS
4 40 (13.79%) WAN
5 39 (13.45%) Skype
6 38 (13.10%) TCP/IP
7 37 (12.76%) DHCP
8 30 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
9 29 (10.00%) PABX
9 29 (10.00%) VoIP
10 16 (5.52%) SAN
11 10 (3.45%) Internet
12 7 (2.41%) Firewall
13 4 (1.38%) Intranet
13 4 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.38%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (0.69%) HTTP
14 2 (0.69%) NAS
14 2 (0.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.69%) DB2
3 11 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.34%) MS Access
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 121 (41.72%) MSI
2 56 (19.31%) InstallShield
3 38 (13.10%) Visual Studio
4 30 (10.34%) JIRA
5 25 (8.62%) TestRail
5 25 (8.62%) Zephyr
6 24 (8.28%) AdminStudio
7 5 (1.72%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.34%) IDA Disassembler
8 1 (0.34%) WinDbg
General
1 70 (24.14%) Finance
2 54 (18.62%) Public Sector
3 45 (15.52%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.52%) Marketing
5 14 (4.83%) Electronics
5 14 (4.83%) Local Government
5 14 (4.83%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.14%) Retail
7 10 (3.45%) Banking
8 6 (2.07%) Back Office
9 5 (1.72%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 61 (21.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 57 (19.66%) Architect
3 51 (17.59%) Applications Packager
4 36 (12.41%) Analyst
4 36 (12.41%) Technical Architect
5 23 (7.93%) Applications Specialist
6 19 (6.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 17 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (5.17%) Citrix Engineer
8 15 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (4.83%) IT Architect
10 11 (3.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (3.79%) Support Analyst
11 9 (3.10%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (2.76%) Applications Engineer
12 8 (2.76%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (2.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 7 (2.41%) Infrastructure Support
13 7 (2.41%) IoT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.86%) Software Packaging
2 6 (2.07%) JSON
3 5 (1.72%) ATL
3 5 (1.72%) COM+
3 5 (1.72%) DCOM
4 4 (1.38%) XML
5 2 (0.69%) .NET
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.34%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.17%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (14.83%) Data Centre
3 33 (11.38%) Public Cloud
4 32 (11.03%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 10 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 10 (3.45%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Cloud
8 5 (1.72%) Clustering
8 5 (1.72%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.72%) FMCG
8 5 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.38%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.03%) User Experience
11 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.69%) Equities
11 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 200 (68.97%) Windows
2 90 (31.03%) Windows 7
3 78 (26.90%) Linux
4 57 (19.66%) Windows 10
5 56 (19.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (15.52%) Windows Server
7 40 (13.79%) Mac OS
8 37 (12.76%) Unix
9 24 (8.28%) Windows 8
10 13 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.38%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.03%) Android
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (42.76%) ITIL
2 107 (36.90%) Application Packaging
3 66 (22.76%) Problem-Solving
4 64 (22.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 55 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (18.62%) Migration
7 49 (16.90%) Service Delivery
8 38 (13.10%) Application Virtualisation
9 37 (12.76%) CRM
9 37 (12.76%) Project Management
9 37 (12.76%) Technical Architecture
10 32 (11.03%) Customer Requirements
11 30 (10.34%) Mentoring
12 29 (10.00%) Architectural Design
12 29 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
12 29 (10.00%) TOGAF
13 27 (9.31%) ITIL V3
14 25 (8.62%) Kanban
15 22 (7.59%) Compatibility Testing
15 22 (7.59%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 109 (37.59%) PowerShell
2 54 (18.62%) SQL
3 35 (12.07%) Python
4 31 (10.69%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.34%) PHP
6 7 (2.41%) C
7 5 (1.72%) C++
7 5 (1.72%) VBScript
8 4 (1.38%) VB
9 2 (0.69%) C#
10 1 (0.34%) Java
10 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 61 (21.03%) Degree
3 47 (16.21%) DV Cleared
4 32 (11.03%) SC Cleared
5 31 (10.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (10.00%) AWS Certification
6 29 (10.00%) MCSE
6 29 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
7 20 (6.90%) CCA
7 20 (6.90%) MCP
7 20 (6.90%) RHCE
8 15 (5.17%) CCNA
8 15 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (2.41%) MCSA
10 5 (1.72%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.72%) MCTS
11 4 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 22 (7.59%) SLA
3 19 (6.55%) QA
4 5 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 172 (59.31%) Active Directory
2 112 (38.62%) XenApp
3 103 (35.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 76 (26.21%) XenDesktop
5 55 (18.97%) Hyper-V
6 24 (8.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (3.45%) BitLocker
8 9 (3.10%) vSphere
9 7 (2.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 5 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.38%) Docker
11 4 (1.38%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 199 (68.62%) SCCM
2 51 (17.59%) SCOM
3 43 (14.83%) SCOrch
4 37 (12.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 29 (10.00%) IBM BigFix
6 17 (5.86%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (3.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (3.10%) WSUS
8 6 (2.07%) AirWatch
8 6 (2.07%) AppDNA
8 6 (2.07%) Nagios
8 6 (2.07%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (1.38%) Kubernetes
11 3 (1.03%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (1.03%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.69%) PowerCLI
12 2 (0.69%) Puppet
12 2 (0.69%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 190 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 171 (58.97%) Citrix
3 110 (37.93%) VMware
4 62 (21.38%) SAP
5 52 (17.93%) Cisco
6 46 (15.86%) IBM
7 36 (12.41%) Ivanti
8 31 (10.69%) Aruba
9 30 (10.34%) Splunk
10 22 (7.59%) Novell
11 21 (7.24%) EMC
12 19 (6.55%) HP
13 17 (5.86%) Atlassian
13 17 (5.86%) Google
13 17 (5.86%) Oracle
14 9 (3.10%) 3PAR
15 5 (1.72%) Adobe
15 5 (1.72%) Dell
15 5 (1.72%) Wyse
16 4 (1.38%) Lumension