Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 752 920 819
Rank change year-on-year +168 -101 -81
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 425 241 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.79% 1.14% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 289 204 393
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £41,500 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 23,679 21,185 23,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.52% 12.68% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19,244 17,923 20,451
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +113 217 £60,000 +9.09% 17
Midlands +47 75 £50,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +66 65 £50,000 +33.33% 2
South West +17 45 £50,000 +8.11% 2
North of England +39 35 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South East -10 35 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Yorkshire +43 23 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East of England +2 13 £46,000 +2.22% 6
North West +14 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands 0 10 £48,000 +37.14%
North East - 1 £80,000 -
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 395 (92.94%) Windows
2 309 (72.71%) SCCM
3 286 (67.29%) Microsoft
4 232 (54.59%) Active Directory
5 223 (52.47%) Citrix
6 199 (46.82%) Office 365
7 183 (43.06%) ITIL
8 181 (42.59%) PowerShell
9 179 (42.12%) Windows 10
10 171 (40.24%) Windows 7
11 165 (38.82%) VMware
12 146 (34.35%) XenDesktop
13 145 (34.12%) XenApp
14 135 (31.76%) Windows Server
15 126 (29.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 107 (25.18%) Microsoft Azure
17 95 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
18 94 (22.12%) MSI
19 90 (21.18%) Service Delivery
19 90 (21.18%) Finance
20 86 (20.24%) Ivanti
21 80 (18.82%) Application Packaging
22 77 (18.12%) Hyper-V
23 72 (16.94%) VMware ESXi
23 72 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
24 68 (16.00%) NetScaler
25 64 (15.06%) Virtual Desktop
26 61 (14.35%) Application Virtualisation
27 60 (14.12%) BitLocker
27 60 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012

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 58 (13.65%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (5.88%) IIS
4 13 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.41%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.71%) GroupWise
6 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 72 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 199 (46.82%) Office 365
2 107 (25.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (8.24%) Azure Active Directory
4 28 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (4.47%) IaaS
6 17 (4.00%) OneDrive
6 17 (4.00%) PaaS
7 13 (3.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 13 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.94%) SaaS
9 3 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (16.00%) NetScaler
2 36 (8.47%) Remote Desktop
3 35 (8.24%) DNS
4 29 (6.82%) DHCP
5 16 (3.76%) SAN
5 16 (3.76%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.82%) WAN
7 11 (2.59%) LAN
8 9 (2.12%) Wireshark
9 8 (1.88%) Network Security
9 8 (1.88%) Skype
9 8 (1.88%) SSL
10 6 (1.41%) iSCSI
10 6 (1.41%) NAS
10 6 (1.41%) VPN
11 5 (1.18%) Firewall
11 5 (1.18%) Internet
12 4 (0.94%) PuTTY
13 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.47%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (1.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.24%) MySQL
4 1 (0.24%) OLTP
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 94 (22.12%) MSI
2 39 (9.18%) InstallShield
3 24 (5.65%) AdminStudio
4 11 (2.59%) WiX
5 5 (1.18%) Wise Package Studio
6 4 (0.94%) WinDbg
7 3 (0.71%) JIRA
8 1 (0.24%) AutoIt
General
1 90 (21.18%) Finance
2 30 (7.06%) Banking
3 26 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.71%) Retail
5 10 (2.35%) Front Office
6 8 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.41%) Publishing
8 4 (0.94%) Advertising
8 4 (0.94%) Back Office
9 3 (0.71%) Local Government
9 3 (0.71%) Marketing
10 2 (0.47%) Law
10 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (18.35%) Desktop Support
2 68 (16.00%) Architect
3 53 (12.47%) Consultant
4 49 (11.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 44 (10.35%) Solutions Architect
6 37 (8.71%) Analyst
7 32 (7.53%) Applications Packager
7 32 (7.53%) SCCM Engineer
8 29 (6.82%) Citrix Specialist
9 26 (6.12%) Support Analyst
10 25 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 25 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
11 23 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
12 21 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (4.94%) Service Analyst
12 21 (4.94%) Technical Specialist
13 19 (4.47%) Citrix Technical Specialist
13 19 (4.47%) Virtualisation Specialist
14 18 (4.24%) Applications Engineer
14 18 (4.24%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.71%) Software Packaging
2 28 (6.59%) Web Services
3 12 (2.82%) Middleware
4 10 (2.35%) .NET
4 10 (2.35%) .NET Framework
4 10 (2.35%) Angular 2
4 10 (2.35%) AngularJS
4 10 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (2.35%) CSS
4 10 (2.35%) Dapper ORM
4 10 (2.35%) Entity Framework
4 10 (2.35%) HTML
4 10 (2.35%) LDAP
4 10 (2.35%) MFC
4 10 (2.35%) NHibernate
4 10 (2.35%) WCF
4 10 (2.35%) WPF
5 3 (0.71%) COM
6 1 (0.24%) SAML
6 1 (0.24%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.88%) Self-Motivation
2 43 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (10.12%) User Experience
3 34 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 26 (6.12%) Public Cloud
5 25 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.24%) Fat Client
6 18 (4.24%) Thin Client
7 13 (3.06%) iPad
7 13 (3.06%) iPhone
7 13 (3.06%) Private Cloud
8 10 (2.35%) Equities
8 10 (2.35%) Fixed Income
8 10 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.65%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.65%) Clustering
9 7 (1.65%) PKI
10 6 (1.41%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 395 (92.94%) Windows
2 179 (42.12%) Windows 10
3 171 (40.24%) Windows 7
4 135 (31.76%) Windows Server
5 95 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.65%) Mac OS X
8 16 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.06%) Android
9 13 (3.06%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.06%) Windows Phone
10 11 (2.59%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.18%) Linux
13 3 (0.71%) Solaris
13 3 (0.71%) Unix
14 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.47%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (43.06%) ITIL
2 90 (21.18%) Service Delivery
3 80 (18.82%) Application Packaging
4 61 (14.35%) Application Virtualisation
5 58 (13.65%) Customer Requirements
6 56 (13.18%) Presales
7 51 (12.00%) Migration
8 42 (9.88%) Software Distribution
9 39 (9.18%) Root Cause Analysis
10 38 (8.94%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 35 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (8.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 33 (7.76%) Mobile Device Management
14 32 (7.53%) Data Protection
14 32 (7.53%) Mentoring
14 32 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (6.35%) Compatibility Testing
15 27 (6.35%) PRINCE2
15 27 (6.35%) Project Management
16 26 (6.12%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (42.59%) PowerShell
2 46 (10.82%) VBScript
3 42 (9.88%) SQL
4 13 (3.06%) C#
5 10 (2.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.41%) VB
7 2 (0.47%) C
8 1 (0.24%) Java
8 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 59 (13.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (10.82%) MCSE
3 44 (10.35%) Security Cleared
4 43 (10.12%) ITIL Certification
5 38 (8.94%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (7.53%) Degree
7 25 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 25 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 23 (5.41%) DV Cleared
8 23 (5.41%) MCSA
9 16 (3.76%) CCA
10 9 (2.12%) MCTS
11 8 (1.88%) MCP
12 7 (1.65%) CCAA
13 4 (0.94%) CCNA
13 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.94%) MCDST
13 4 (0.94%) MCITP
13 4 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.59%) SLA
2 4 (0.94%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) GDPR
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 232 (54.59%) Active Directory
2 146 (34.35%) XenDesktop
3 145 (34.12%) XenApp
4 126 (29.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 77 (18.12%) Hyper-V
6 72 (16.94%) VMware ESXi
7 64 (15.06%) Virtual Desktop
8 60 (14.12%) BitLocker
9 37 (8.71%) vSphere
10 33 (7.76%) Virtual Machines
11 23 (5.41%) XenServer
12 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.94%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.71%) MetaFrame
14 3 (0.71%) NDS
14 3 (0.71%) NetIQ eDirectory
15 2 (0.47%) Firmware
15 2 (0.47%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 309 (72.71%) SCCM
2 54 (12.71%) SCVMM
3 49 (11.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 39 (9.18%) vCenter Server
5 37 (8.71%) SCOrch
6 33 (7.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 30 (7.06%) SCDPM
7 30 (7.06%) SCSM
8 24 (5.65%) WSUS
9 23 (5.41%) vMotion
10 20 (4.71%) SCOM
11 19 (4.47%) WMI
12 16 (3.76%) EdgeSight
13 15 (3.53%) AirWatch
14 11 (2.59%) XenMobile
15 9 (2.12%) Jamf Pro
16 8 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 7 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
18 6 (1.41%) vRealize
19 5 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 286 (67.29%) Microsoft
2 223 (52.47%) Citrix
3 165 (38.82%) VMware
4 86 (20.24%) Ivanti
5 46 (10.82%) Capita
6 26 (6.12%) Apple
6 26 (6.12%) IBM
7 25 (5.88%) Cisco
7 25 (5.88%) Google
7 25 (5.88%) Oracle
8 23 (5.41%) EMC
9 22 (5.18%) SAP
10 18 (4.24%) Altiris
11 15 (3.53%) Adobe
11 15 (3.53%) McAfee
12 14 (3.29%) Symantec
13 11 (2.59%) HP
14 10 (2.35%) Bloomberg
14 10 (2.35%) NetApp
14 10 (2.35%) Reuters