Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 742 943 874
Rank change year-on-year +201 -69 -93
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 426 200 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.93% 0.98% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 273 164 316
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,375 £63,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -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 22,094 20,315 23,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.36% 12.32% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18,376 16,947 19,885
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +121 237 £52,500 -4.55% 22
Midlands +62 70 £50,000 +38.89% 2
West Midlands +50 62 £50,000 +27.15% 1
South West +44 42 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South East -1 31 £57,000 +48.05% 4
North of England -1 29 £50,000 +23.46% 3
Yorkshire +33 20 £48,750 +95.00% 1
East of England -1 13 £59,250 +31.67% 1
North West -28 9 £62,500 +46.20% 2
East Midlands +12 8 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 402 (94.37%) Windows
2 286 (67.14%) Microsoft
3 281 (65.96%) SCCM
4 276 (64.79%) Citrix
5 275 (64.55%) Active Directory
6 258 (60.56%) VMware
7 254 (59.62%) Windows 10
8 217 (50.94%) Office 365
9 216 (50.70%) Windows 7
10 206 (48.36%) Windows Server
11 190 (44.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 185 (43.43%) PowerShell
13 182 (42.72%) XenDesktop
14 177 (41.55%) XenApp
15 151 (35.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 138 (32.39%) Windows Server 2008
17 131 (30.75%) MSI
18 126 (29.58%) Finance
19 112 (26.29%) Application Packaging
20 107 (25.12%) ITIL
21 94 (22.07%) Hyper-V
22 93 (21.83%) Virtual Desktop
22 93 (21.83%) Asset Management
22 93 (21.83%) Ivanti
23 88 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
24 86 (20.19%) Application Virtualisation
25 83 (19.48%) VMware ESXi
26 82 (19.25%) vSphere
27 80 (18.78%) Microsoft Office
27 80 (18.78%) Service Delivery

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 (13.62%) MS Exchange
2 40 (9.39%) IIS
3 31 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.17%) Drupal
8 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.47%) Confluence
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (18.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Workday HCM
2 4 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 217 (50.94%) Office 365
2 88 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (9.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (4.23%) OneDrive
5 17 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (3.76%) IaaS
6 16 (3.76%) PaaS
7 12 (2.82%) SaaS
8 10 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 7 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.64%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 56 (13.15%) NetScaler
1 56 (13.15%) SAN
2 48 (11.27%) DHCP
2 48 (11.27%) DNS
3 43 (10.09%) TCP/IP
4 41 (9.62%) Remote Desktop
5 27 (6.34%) NAS
6 14 (3.29%) Skype
7 10 (2.35%) Firewall
8 9 (2.11%) VLAN
9 7 (1.64%) Internet
9 7 (1.64%) Network Security
9 7 (1.64%) VoIP
10 5 (1.17%) Ethernet
10 5 (1.17%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.17%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.70%) PCoIP
12 2 (0.47%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.23%) IPsec
13 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (1.17%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.17%) MySQL
5 5 (1.17%) Power BI
5 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
8 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.23%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 131 (30.75%) MSI
2 21 (4.93%) InstallShield
3 7 (1.64%) WiX
4 6 (1.41%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.94%) WinDbg
6 2 (0.47%) JIRA
6 2 (0.47%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 126 (29.58%) Finance
2 71 (16.67%) Banking
3 57 (13.38%) Investment Banking
4 31 (7.28%) Retail Banking
5 22 (5.16%) Retail
6 12 (2.82%) Front Office
7 7 (1.64%) Back Office
8 4 (0.94%) Publishing
9 3 (0.70%) Law
9 3 (0.70%) Legal
10 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 125 (29.34%) Desktop Support
2 106 (24.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 63 (14.79%) SCCM Engineer
4 59 (13.85%) Architect
5 44 (10.33%) Support Engineer
6 39 (9.15%) Citrix Engineer
6 39 (9.15%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 38 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 36 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
9 35 (8.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 33 (7.75%) Applications Engineer
11 31 (7.28%) Consultant
11 31 (7.28%) VMware Engineer
12 29 (6.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 28 (6.57%) Citrix Support
13 28 (6.57%) Citrix Support Engineer
13 28 (6.57%) Office 365 Engineer
14 24 (5.63%) Citrix Specialist
14 24 (5.63%) Senior VMware Engineer
14 24 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (17.14%) Software Packaging
2 14 (3.29%) Web Services
3 13 (3.05%) .NET
4 11 (2.58%) CSS
4 11 (2.58%) HTML
5 6 (1.41%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.41%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (1.41%) Dapper ORM
5 6 (1.41%) Entity Framework
5 6 (1.41%) MFC
5 6 (1.41%) NHibernate
5 6 (1.41%) WCF
5 6 (1.41%) WPF
6 5 (1.17%) HTML5
6 5 (1.17%) SOAP
6 5 (1.17%) X-Windows
7 4 (0.94%) REST
7 4 (0.94%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (0.70%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.62%) Fat Client
1 58 (13.62%) Thin Client
2 55 (12.91%) User Experience
3 49 (11.50%) Computer Science
4 37 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (8.69%) Data Centre
5 18 (4.23%) iPad
5 18 (4.23%) iPhone
6 16 (3.76%) Public Cloud
7 14 (3.29%) Mobile Computing
8 13 (3.05%) Minimum Viable Product
9 12 (2.82%) Blackberry
10 10 (2.35%) EPoS
10 10 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (2.11%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.88%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.17%) EMC VNX
13 5 (1.17%) Equities
13 5 (1.17%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 402 (94.37%) Windows
2 254 (59.62%) Windows 10
3 216 (50.70%) Windows 7
4 206 (48.36%) Windows Server
5 151 (35.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 138 (32.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (6.57%) Mac OS X
8 18 (4.23%) Android
8 18 (4.23%) Windows Phone
9 11 (2.58%) Linux
10 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.41%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.17%) Unix
13 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.70%) Solaris
15 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (26.29%) Application Packaging
2 107 (25.12%) ITIL
3 93 (21.83%) Asset Management
4 86 (20.19%) Application Virtualisation
5 80 (18.78%) Service Delivery
6 67 (15.73%) Task Automation
7 59 (13.85%) Migration
8 45 (10.56%) Customer Requirements
9 44 (10.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 43 (10.09%) Presales
11 39 (9.15%) Mobile Device Management
12 37 (8.69%) Time Management
13 31 (7.28%) Data Protection
13 31 (7.28%) Root Cause Analysis
13 31 (7.28%) Wealth Management
14 30 (7.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 27 (6.34%) ITSM
16 22 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (5.16%) Service Management
16 22 (5.16%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 185 (43.43%) PowerShell
2 30 (7.04%) SQL
3 25 (5.87%) VBScript
4 17 (3.99%) C#
5 11 (2.58%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.88%) VB
7 6 (1.41%) Java
8 5 (1.17%) PHP
9 4 (0.94%) Go
10 3 (0.70%) Perl
10 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (16.90%) Degree
2 58 (13.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (13.38%) MCSE
4 47 (11.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 44 (10.33%) Citrix Certification
6 37 (8.69%) Security Cleared
7 20 (4.69%) CCEA
8 18 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (3.52%) MCSA
10 13 (3.05%) SC Cleared
11 11 (2.58%) CCA
11 11 (2.58%) DV Cleared
11 11 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.88%) CCNA
12 8 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.47%) MCTS
14 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.10%) SLA
2 4 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 275 (64.55%) Active Directory
2 190 (44.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 182 (42.72%) XenDesktop
4 177 (41.55%) XenApp
5 94 (22.07%) Hyper-V
6 93 (21.83%) Virtual Desktop
7 83 (19.48%) VMware ESXi
8 82 (19.25%) vSphere
9 53 (12.44%) XenServer
10 39 (9.15%) BitLocker
11 32 (7.51%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (2.11%) Terminal Server
13 8 (1.88%) DFS Replication
14 7 (1.64%) Xen
15 5 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (1.17%) Docker
15 5 (1.17%) ISA Server
15 5 (1.17%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.94%) MetaFrame
17 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 281 (65.96%) SCCM
2 72 (16.90%) SCOrch
3 48 (11.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 47 (11.03%) SCVMM
5 43 (10.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 41 (9.62%) vCenter Server
7 33 (7.75%) SCOM
8 30 (7.04%) SCDPM
8 30 (7.04%) SCSM
9 20 (4.69%) Jamf Pro
9 20 (4.69%) XenMobile
10 19 (4.46%) WSUS
11 18 (4.23%) AirWatch
12 16 (3.76%) vMotion
13 15 (3.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 13 (3.05%) EdgeSight
15 9 (2.11%) NetBackup
16 7 (1.64%) vRealize
17 6 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
17 6 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 286 (67.14%) Microsoft
2 276 (64.79%) Citrix
3 258 (60.56%) VMware
4 93 (21.83%) Ivanti
5 42 (9.86%) HP
6 37 (8.69%) Reuters
7 36 (8.45%) Apple
8 34 (7.98%) Bloomberg
8 34 (7.98%) FactSet
9 33 (7.75%) Cisco
10 25 (5.87%) Capita
11 22 (5.16%) EMC
12 21 (4.93%) McAfee
13 19 (4.46%) Oracle
14 18 (4.23%) Dell
14 18 (4.23%) IBM
15 17 (3.99%) Altiris
16 16 (3.76%) Symantec
17 13 (3.05%) Alias
17 13 (3.05%) Google