Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 893 694 752
Rank change year-on-year -199 +58 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 49 80 355
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.70% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 275
10th Percentile £31,000 £34,875 £32,500
25th Percentile £32,699 £41,250 £39,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.38% -6.00%
75th Percentile £53,438 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% -6.00%

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 19,106 11,397 23,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.00% 18.04% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13,556 9,577 19,262
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £26,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.04%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft App-V in England.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in England

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft App-V in England over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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 -141 26 £65,000 +6.12% 4
North of England -76 8 £42,500 -10.53% 8
East of England -45 5 £31,000 -31.11%
North West -50 5 £42,500 -10.53% 3
South West -72 5 £33,819 -20.43%
East Midlands -46 3 £42,500 +54.55%
Yorkshire -68 3 £33,650 -29.16% 2
Midlands -79 3 £42,500 +16.44% 3
South East -100 3 £35,500 -11.25%
Microsoft App-V
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 42 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 40 (81.63%) Windows
3 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
4 31 (63.27%) SCCM
5 30 (61.22%) Windows 10
6 28 (57.14%) VMware
7 25 (51.02%) PowerShell
8 22 (44.90%) Microsoft 365
8 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
8 22 (44.90%) Citrix
9 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (38.78%) ITIL
11 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (32.65%) Patch Management
12 14 (28.57%) Azure
13 13 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (26.53%) VBScript
14 12 (24.49%) XenApp
14 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Intune
14 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (22.45%) Social Skills
15 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
16 10 (20.41%) MSI
16 10 (20.41%) Finance
16 10 (20.41%) Application Packaging
16 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2016
16 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
17 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
17 9 (18.37%) vSphere
17 9 (18.37%) Software Distribution

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 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Skype for Business
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) Confluence
6 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (28.57%) Azure
3 8 (16.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (10.20%) OneDrive
5 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (6.12%) IaaS
7 1 (2.04%) AWS
7 1 (2.04%) Power Platform
7 1 (2.04%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) DHCP
2 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (10.20%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) HTTP
4 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
4 3 (6.12%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (6.12%) Skype
4 3 (6.12%) VPN
4 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.04%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MSI
2 2 (4.08%) AdminStudio
2 2 (4.08%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (22.45%) Social Skills
2 10 (20.41%) Finance
3 7 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 5 (10.20%) Documentation Skills
4 5 (10.20%) Legal
5 3 (6.12%) Banking
6 2 (4.08%) Retail
7 1 (2.04%) Advertising
7 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
7 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Consultant
2 7 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) SCCM Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Applications Packager
5 3 (6.12%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) LDAP
1 3 (6.12%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) BYOD
2 5 (10.20%) EMC VNX
2 5 (10.20%) Hedge funds
2 5 (10.20%) Symmetrix
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Windows 10
3 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
6 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.08%) Linux
8 2 (4.08%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.08%) Unix
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) ITIL
2 16 (32.65%) Patch Management
3 13 (26.53%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (20.41%) Application Packaging
5 9 (18.37%) Software Distribution
6 8 (16.33%) Data Protection
6 8 (16.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) Change Management
7 7 (14.29%) Migration
7 7 (14.29%) Service Management
8 6 (12.24%) Application Virtualisation
8 6 (12.24%) Break/Fix
9 5 (10.20%) Analytics
9 5 (10.20%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (10.20%) Disk Encryption
9 5 (10.20%) Product Strategy
9 5 (10.20%) Requirements Gathering
9 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.20%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) PowerShell
2 13 (26.53%) VBScript
3 8 (16.33%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (10.20%) MCSE
6 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.12%) GISP
7 3 (6.12%) MCDST
7 3 (6.12%) MCTS
8 1 (2.04%) MCP
8 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) GDPR
3 4 (8.16%) PMO
4 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (24.49%) XenApp
4 9 (18.37%) vSphere
5 8 (16.33%) XenDesktop
6 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
7 5 (10.20%) BitLocker
8 4 (8.16%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (4.08%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
10 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (63.27%) SCCM
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (18.37%) WSUS
4 5 (10.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (8.16%) AirWatch
5 4 (8.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (8.16%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (6.12%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (6.12%) Sysprep
7 2 (4.08%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (2.04%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (2.04%) SCOM
8 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 28 (57.14%) VMware
3 22 (44.90%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) Ivanti
4 7 (14.29%) MobileIron
5 5 (10.20%) EMC
5 5 (10.20%) Infoblox
5 5 (10.20%) Symantec
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.12%) McAfee
7 3 (6.12%) Qualys
7 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.08%) Apple
8 2 (4.08%) BMC
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) Cognos
9 1 (2.04%) IBM
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Veritas