Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 315 299
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 31 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 2.05% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 7
West Midlands median annual salary £38,750 £39,323 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.46% +19.00% -33.91%
10th Percentile £36,150 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £45,000 £37,274
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -10.53%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1150 1316 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.47% 11.49% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1007 868
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.71% -0.70%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the West Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the West Midlands

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +22 21 £37,500 -4.64% 1
Coventry - 3 £44,000 -
West Bromwich - 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £55,000 - 2
Shropshire -5 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (83.87%) SCCM
4 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (74.19%) PowerShell
5 23 (74.19%) Citrix
6 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (67.74%) Windows 10
6 21 (67.74%) Application Packaging
7 20 (64.52%) AppSense
8 19 (61.29%) VMware
8 19 (61.29%) VBScript
8 19 (61.29%) Windows 7
9 18 (58.06%) MSI
9 18 (58.06%) InstallShield
10 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
11 16 (51.61%) Personalization
12 15 (48.39%) ITIL
12 15 (48.39%) Security Patching
13 12 (38.71%) Software Deployment
14 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
15 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
16 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
17 4 (12.90%) Degree
17 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
17 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
17 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
17 4 (12.90%) XenApp
17 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
18 3 (9.68%) LANDesk

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DHCP
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) InstallShield
1 18 (58.06%) MSI
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Analyst
2 14 (45.16%) Applications Packager
3 13 (41.94%) Deployment Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Desktop Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support
4 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) EPoS
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (67.74%) Windows 10
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (61.29%) Windows 7
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Application Packaging
2 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
3 16 (51.61%) Personalization
4 15 (48.39%) ITIL
4 15 (48.39%) Security Patching
5 12 (38.71%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.68%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (9.68%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
7 2 (6.45%) Presales
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Data Management
8 1 (3.23%) Facilities Management
8 1 (3.23%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) PowerShell
2 19 (61.29%) VBScript
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) XenApp
2 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.68%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (83.87%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.45%) MOM
3 2 (6.45%) SCOM
3 2 (6.45%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.23%) SCSM
4 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (74.19%) Citrix
3 20 (64.52%) AppSense
4 19 (61.29%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Capita
6 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.23%) NVIDIA