Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 790 795 960
Rank change year-on-year +5 +165 -48
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 291 375 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.31% 1.75% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 183 245 169
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -

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 22,179 21,482 20,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 13.14% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18,104 18,009 17,065
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +5.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -47 112 £62,500 +16.82% 21
South West +44 66 £50,000 +42.86% 4
North of England +43 31 £50,000 - 6
East of England +46 29 £45,000 +25.00% 4
South East +16 27 £42,500 -22.73% 13
Midlands +8 23 £53,750 +24.28% 6
Yorkshire +40 19 £50,000 -
West Midlands +12 17 £47,500 -1.04% 4
North West +27 12 £53,055 +6.11% 6
East Midlands +20 6 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 256 (87.97%) Windows
2 228 (78.35%) SCCM
3 202 (69.42%) Microsoft
4 169 (58.08%) PowerShell
5 168 (57.73%) Active Directory
6 144 (49.48%) Citrix
7 123 (42.27%) Windows 7
8 120 (41.24%) Application Packaging
9 114 (39.18%) Office 365
9 114 (39.18%) Windows 10
10 107 (36.77%) ITIL
11 106 (36.43%) XenApp
12 105 (36.08%) XenDesktop
13 102 (35.05%) VMware
14 98 (33.68%) Windows Server 2008
15 94 (32.30%) Windows Server
16 92 (31.62%) MSI
17 75 (25.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 70 (24.05%) Microsoft Azure
19 68 (23.37%) Security Cleared
20 66 (22.68%) DNS
21 62 (21.31%) Ivanti
21 62 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
22 61 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
23 58 (19.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 56 (19.24%) Application Virtualisation
25 51 (17.53%) SCOM
26 49 (16.84%) VMware ESXi
27 48 (16.49%) Software Packaging
28 46 (15.81%) Compatibility Testing

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 15 (5.15%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.12%) Skype for Business
3 9 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.06%) IIS
5 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 44 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (39.18%) Office 365
2 70 (24.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (8.93%) OneDrive
4 23 (7.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (2.41%) PaaS
6 7 (2.41%) Yammer
7 4 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.69%) IaaS
8 2 (0.69%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (22.68%) DNS
2 37 (12.71%) DHCP
3 30 (10.31%) NetScaler
4 18 (6.19%) TCP/IP
5 17 (5.84%) Remote Desktop
6 15 (5.15%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (4.81%) Skype
8 8 (2.75%) LAN
8 8 (2.75%) SAN
9 6 (2.06%) Firewall
10 5 (1.72%) VPN
11 4 (1.37%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.37%) WAN
11 4 (1.37%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.03%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.69%) HTTP
13 2 (0.69%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.69%) Internet
13 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 92 (31.62%) MSI
2 22 (7.56%) AdminStudio
3 21 (7.22%) InstallShield
4 16 (5.50%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.69%) IDA Disassembler
5 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.34%) WiX
General
1 37 (12.71%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Banking
3 14 (4.81%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.75%) Electronics
5 4 (1.37%) Retail
6 3 (1.03%) Advertising
6 3 (1.03%) Automotive
6 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.03%) Legal
6 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.03%) Marketing
7 2 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (16.15%) Applications Packager
2 45 (15.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (13.06%) Citrix Engineer
4 37 (12.71%) Architect
5 25 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (8.25%) Analyst
7 22 (7.56%) Support Engineer
8 20 (6.87%) SCCM Engineer
9 19 (6.53%) Desktop Engineer
10 18 (6.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 18 (6.19%) Infrastructure Support
11 17 (5.84%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 17 (5.84%) Support Analyst
12 16 (5.50%) Consultant
12 16 (5.50%) SCCM Specialist
13 15 (5.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (4.81%) Citrix Support
14 14 (4.81%) Citrix Support Engineer
14 14 (4.81%) Desktop Support
15 13 (4.47%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.49%) Software Packaging
2 6 (2.06%) COM+
2 6 (2.06%) DCOM
3 2 (0.69%) ATL
4 1 (0.34%) .NET
4 1 (0.34%) JSON
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
4 1 (0.34%) Web Services
4 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.00%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.59%) Fat Client
2 25 (8.59%) Thin Client
3 24 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.22%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (6.87%) Management Information System
6 18 (6.19%) Clustering
6 18 (6.19%) User Experience
7 13 (4.47%) Blackberry
8 10 (3.44%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.75%) PKI
10 2 (0.69%) Marketing Technology
11 1 (0.34%) Equities
11 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 256 (87.97%) Windows
2 123 (42.27%) Windows 7
3 114 (39.18%) Windows 10
4 98 (33.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (32.30%) Windows Server
6 62 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (9.62%) Windows 8
8 19 (6.53%) Windows XP
9 8 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.03%) Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (41.24%) Application Packaging
2 107 (36.77%) ITIL
3 61 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (19.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 56 (19.24%) Application Virtualisation
6 46 (15.81%) Compatibility Testing
7 44 (15.12%) Service Management
7 44 (15.12%) Software Distribution
8 39 (13.40%) Customer Engagement
8 39 (13.40%) Service Delivery
9 36 (12.37%) Mentoring
10 35 (12.03%) Project Management
11 31 (10.65%) Asset Management
11 31 (10.65%) Migration
11 31 (10.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 29 (9.97%) Customer Requirements
12 29 (9.97%) Presales
13 28 (9.62%) ITIL V3
14 25 (8.59%) Cybersecurity
15 23 (7.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (58.08%) PowerShell
2 39 (13.40%) VBScript
3 18 (6.19%) SQL
4 16 (5.50%) VB
5 9 (3.09%) C
6 8 (2.75%) C++
7 5 (1.72%) C#
8 4 (1.37%) Python
9 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 68 (23.37%) Security Cleared
2 46 (15.81%) DV Cleared
3 31 (10.65%) SC Cleared
4 28 (9.62%) Citrix Certification
5 24 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (6.87%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (6.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (6.19%) MCSE
8 12 (4.12%) CCA
9 7 (2.41%) Degree
9 7 (2.41%) MCTS
10 6 (2.06%) MCP
11 5 (1.72%) MCSA
12 2 (0.69%) MCITP
12 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.34%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.90%) SLA
2 5 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.37%) GDPR
4 3 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 168 (57.73%) Active Directory
2 106 (36.43%) XenApp
3 105 (36.08%) XenDesktop
4 75 (25.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 49 (16.84%) VMware ESXi
6 39 (13.40%) BitLocker
7 38 (13.06%) Hyper-V
8 20 (6.87%) vSphere
9 19 (6.53%) Virtual Desktop
10 18 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (5.15%) XenServer
12 13 (4.47%) DFS Replication
13 6 (2.06%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.69%) Docker
15 1 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 228 (78.35%) SCCM
2 51 (17.53%) SCOM
3 41 (14.09%) WSUS
4 40 (13.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 31 (10.65%) SCOrch
6 25 (8.59%) AirWatch
7 22 (7.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 20 (6.87%) IBM BigFix
9 18 (6.19%) Microsoft Clustering
9 18 (6.19%) SCVMM
9 18 (6.19%) XenMobile
10 16 (5.50%) Puppet
11 15 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (5.15%) SCDPM
11 15 (5.15%) SCSM
12 13 (4.47%) PowerCLI
12 13 (4.47%) vCenter Server
13 12 (4.12%) Perfmon
14 7 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 5 (1.72%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 202 (69.42%) Microsoft
2 144 (49.48%) Citrix
3 102 (35.05%) VMware
4 62 (21.31%) Ivanti
5 32 (11.00%) Altiris
5 32 (11.00%) McAfee
6 30 (10.31%) IBM
6 30 (10.31%) Symantec
7 24 (8.25%) HP
7 24 (8.25%) MobileIron
8 16 (5.50%) Brocade
8 16 (5.50%) Cisco
9 15 (5.15%) 3PAR
10 14 (4.81%) Veritas
11 13 (4.47%) Bloomberg
11 13 (4.47%) FactSet
11 13 (4.47%) Reuters
12 11 (3.78%) Autodesk
13 10 (3.44%) Google
14 9 (3.09%) EMC