Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 263 299
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 22 62 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.63% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.75% 4.70% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 11
West Midlands median annual salary £39,250 £50,000 £39,323
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.50% +27.15% +19.00%
10th Percentile £31,750 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 1,254 1,320 1,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.78% 13.38% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 912 966 901
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £56,879
England 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 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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 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
Staffordshire +21 8 £35,500 -26.04% 2
Birmingham -32 7 - -
Coventry +14 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft App-V
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Citrix
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) XenApp
3 16 (72.73%) XenDesktop
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (54.55%) Office 365
5 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
5 12 (54.55%) SCCM
6 11 (50.00%) Application Packaging
6 11 (50.00%) VMware
6 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (45.45%) SCOrch
7 10 (45.45%) Presales
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 10 (45.45%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
8 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
8 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 8 (36.36%) MCSE
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (36.36%) Ivanti
8 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
8 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (31.82%) Time Management

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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (54.55%) Office 365
3 3 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DHCP
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) Skype
2 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) InstallShield
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
1 1 (4.55%) WiX
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Technical Architect
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Packager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 10 (45.45%) Customer Requirements
2 10 (45.45%) Presales
3 7 (31.82%) Business Development
3 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
3 7 (31.82%) Line Management
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Time Management
4 5 (22.73%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (13.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Thought Leadership
6 2 (9.09%) Chat Support
6 2 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Groovy
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCSE
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) XenApp
1 16 (72.73%) XenDesktop
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 7 (31.82%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.64%) BitLocker
6 3 (13.64%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) SCCM
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (45.45%) SCOrch
3 7 (31.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (13.64%) AirWatch
4 3 (13.64%) SCDPM
4 3 (13.64%) SCSM
4 3 (13.64%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.55%) Puppet
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Citrix
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Ivanti
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) MobileIron
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy