Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 775 858 920
Rank change year-on-year +83 +62 -62
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 358 318 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.55% 1.47% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 245 242 243
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,850 £73,750 £64,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -

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 23,170 21,644 22,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.36% 12.94% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18,973 18,233 18,692
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 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +41 165 £62,500 +14.16% 20
South West +43 75 £50,000 +42.86% 6
North of England +42 34 £50,000 +5.26% 7
East of England +40 29 £46,000 +2.22% 4
Midlands +6 29 £46,000 +22.67% 6
South East +13 25 £42,500 -14.14% 8
Yorkshire +38 22 £50,000 +2.56% 4
West Midlands +19 20 £45,000 +16.13% 6
North West +12 12 £46,903 -1.26% 3
East Midlands +4 9 £53,000 +51.43%
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (85.20%) Windows
2 271 (75.70%) SCCM
3 224 (62.57%) Microsoft
4 197 (55.03%) PowerShell
5 189 (52.79%) Citrix
6 185 (51.68%) Active Directory
7 160 (44.69%) Windows 7
8 155 (43.30%) Office 365
9 139 (38.83%) ITIL
10 130 (36.31%) Windows 10
11 120 (33.52%) Application Packaging
12 116 (32.40%) XenApp
13 112 (31.28%) VMware
14 108 (30.17%) XenDesktop
15 105 (29.33%) MSI
16 104 (29.05%) Windows Server 2008
17 102 (28.49%) Windows Server
18 83 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 81 (22.63%) Ivanti
20 74 (20.67%) Windows Server 2012
21 73 (20.39%) Security Cleared
22 67 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
23 65 (18.16%) Software Packaging
24 59 (16.48%) DNS
25 58 (16.20%) Finance
25 58 (16.20%) VMware ESXi
26 57 (15.92%) Software Distribution
27 56 (15.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 56 (15.64%) Compatibility Testing
28 51 (14.25%) Microsoft Office

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 22 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.19%) IIS
3 14 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.96%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 51 (14.25%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 155 (43.30%) Office 365
2 67 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (8.38%) OneDrive
4 22 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (4.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (3.07%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 8 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.96%) Yammer
9 4 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.12%) IaaS
10 2 (0.56%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (16.48%) DNS
2 48 (13.41%) NetScaler
3 38 (10.61%) DHCP
4 30 (8.38%) TCP/IP
5 14 (3.91%) LAN
6 12 (3.35%) SAN
7 10 (2.79%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (2.79%) WAN
8 9 (2.51%) Firewall
8 9 (2.51%) Skype
9 8 (2.23%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (1.96%) VPN
10 7 (1.96%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.12%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.12%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.84%) NAS
12 3 (0.84%) PuTTY
12 3 (0.84%) SSL
13 2 (0.56%) HTTP
13 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.84%) Big Data
2 3 (0.84%) Power BI
3 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.28%) MySQL
3 1 (0.28%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 105 (29.33%) MSI
2 32 (8.94%) InstallShield
3 25 (6.98%) AdminStudio
4 12 (3.35%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.56%) IDA Disassembler
5 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.28%) WiX
General
1 58 (16.20%) Finance
2 28 (7.82%) Banking
3 26 (7.26%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.91%) Retail
5 8 (2.23%) Electronics
6 7 (1.96%) Front Office
7 6 (1.68%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.68%) Marketing
8 4 (1.12%) Automotive
8 4 (1.12%) Law
8 4 (1.12%) Legal
8 4 (1.12%) Local Government
8 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.84%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Back Office
10 2 (0.56%) German Language
10 2 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (13.41%) Architect
2 45 (12.57%) Desktop Support
3 44 (12.29%) Applications Packager
4 41 (11.45%) Citrix Engineer
4 41 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (10.89%) Analyst
6 33 (9.22%) Support Engineer
7 32 (8.94%) SCCM Engineer
8 30 (8.38%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (8.10%) Desktop Engineer
9 29 (8.10%) Support Analyst
10 25 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 24 (6.70%) Infrastructure Support
12 21 (5.87%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 17 (4.75%) Consultant
14 16 (4.47%) Applications Engineer
15 15 (4.19%) Citrix Specialist
15 15 (4.19%) Windows Engineer
16 14 (3.91%) Citrix Support
16 14 (3.91%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (18.16%) Software Packaging
2 8 (2.23%) LDAP
3 6 (1.68%) COM+
3 6 (1.68%) DCOM
3 6 (1.68%) Web Services
4 5 (1.40%) Middleware
5 2 (0.56%) ATL
5 2 (0.56%) COM
6 1 (0.28%) .NET
6 1 (0.28%) JSON
6 1 (0.28%) SAML
6 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 37 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.38%) Fat Client
3 30 (8.38%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (8.38%) Thin Client
4 15 (4.19%) User Experience
5 13 (3.63%) PKI
6 11 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.79%) Clustering
8 8 (2.23%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.96%) Equities
9 7 (1.96%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.68%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.12%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.12%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.56%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 305 (85.20%) Windows
2 160 (44.69%) Windows 7
3 130 (36.31%) Windows 10
4 104 (29.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (28.49%) Windows Server
6 74 (20.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (6.42%) Windows 8
8 16 (4.47%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.79%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.68%) Linux
13 2 (0.56%) Solaris
14 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (38.83%) ITIL
2 120 (33.52%) Application Packaging
3 57 (15.92%) Software Distribution
4 56 (15.64%) Compatibility Testing
4 56 (15.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 49 (13.69%) Application Virtualisation
6 46 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (12.85%) Mentoring
7 44 (12.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 42 (11.73%) Service Management
9 40 (11.17%) Customer Engagement
10 39 (10.89%) Project Management
11 38 (10.61%) Migration
12 36 (10.06%) Service Delivery
13 34 (9.50%) ITIL V3
14 32 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (8.66%) Asset Management
16 29 (8.10%) ITSM
17 27 (7.54%) Customer Requirements
17 27 (7.54%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 197 (55.03%) PowerShell
2 35 (9.78%) VBScript
3 30 (8.38%) SQL
4 15 (4.19%) VB
5 8 (2.23%) C++
6 6 (1.68%) C
6 6 (1.68%) C#
7 5 (1.40%) Python
8 1 (0.28%) Java
8 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 73 (20.39%) Security Cleared
2 49 (13.69%) DV Cleared
3 45 (12.57%) Citrix Certification
4 35 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (9.50%) SC Cleared
6 26 (7.26%) MCSE
7 20 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (4.75%) CCA
9 15 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (3.91%) Degree
11 11 (3.07%) MCSA
12 6 (1.68%) MCP
12 6 (1.68%) MCTS
13 5 (1.40%) CCAA
13 5 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (1.40%) MCITP
14 4 (1.12%) MCDST
15 3 (0.84%) CCNA
15 3 (0.84%) CCNP
15 3 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.98%) SLA
2 5 (1.40%) GDPR
3 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.84%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 185 (51.68%) Active Directory
2 116 (32.40%) XenApp
3 108 (30.17%) XenDesktop
4 83 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (16.20%) VMware ESXi
6 48 (13.41%) Hyper-V
7 40 (11.17%) BitLocker
8 22 (6.15%) vSphere
8 22 (6.15%) XenServer
9 14 (3.91%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (2.51%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.96%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.84%) Docker
14 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 271 (75.70%) SCCM
2 39 (10.89%) SCOM
3 38 (10.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 33 (9.22%) WSUS
5 23 (6.42%) AirWatch
6 22 (6.15%) XenMobile
7 21 (5.87%) SCOrch
8 15 (4.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 15 (4.19%) SCVMM
9 14 (3.91%) IBM BigFix
10 12 (3.35%) vCenter Server
11 11 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (3.07%) Puppet
12 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (2.23%) EdgeSight
13 8 (2.23%) PowerCLI
13 8 (2.23%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 7 (1.96%) Jamf Pro
14 7 (1.96%) SCSM
Vendors
1 224 (62.57%) Microsoft
2 189 (52.79%) Citrix
3 112 (31.28%) VMware
4 81 (22.63%) Ivanti
5 34 (9.50%) Altiris
6 32 (8.94%) IBM
7 30 (8.38%) McAfee
8 28 (7.82%) Symantec
9 22 (6.15%) Cisco
10 19 (5.31%) Bloomberg
10 19 (5.31%) FactSet
10 19 (5.31%) Google
10 19 (5.31%) Reuters
11 17 (4.75%) EMC
11 17 (4.75%) MobileIron
11 17 (4.75%) Oracle
12 15 (4.19%) HP
12 15 (4.19%) SAP
13 13 (3.63%) Adobe
14 9 (2.51%) Apple