Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England > North West
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 355 299
Rank change year-on-year -1 -56 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 7 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.057% 0.11% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.96% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 31
North West median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -33.33% +64.06%
10th Percentile £40,375 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year - +3.63% +1.58%

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,549 1,355 1,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.70% 10.97% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,264 1,113 1,032
North West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,000 £20,275
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the North West

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in the North West.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the North West

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in the North West over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the North West

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Merseyside +9 3 £50,000 -
Manchester +8 2 £58,250 +66.43% 1
Cheshire -31 1 - -
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) Task Automation
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
6 2 (28.57%) IaaS
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Wiki
6 2 (28.57%) SCOM
6 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (28.57%) SaaS
6 2 (28.57%) PaaS
6 2 (28.57%) Confluence

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Wiki
3 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Task Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Firmware
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (14.29%) SCSM
3 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Capita
4 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software