The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 94 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% 0.56% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 3.85% 4.26% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £33,500 £29,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.51% -38.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
130 141 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.27% 13.15% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 107 132 113
Average salary £36,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.10% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Microsoft App-V
East of England

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -13 3 £36,000 +2.85%
Dunstable -2 2 £33,000 +13.79%
Microsoft App-V
East of England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) XenServer
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
5 5 (55.56%) WSUS
5 5 (55.56%) LANDesk
6 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) HP
6 4 (44.44%) SAN
7 3 (33.33%) EMC
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) Replication
7 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (33.33%) Lync
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) NAS
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wintel Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (22.22%) MCTS
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) NCDA
2 1 (11.11%) NCIE
2 1 (11.11%) VCAP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) XenServer
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) NFS
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) LANDesk
5 4 (44.44%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) EMC
7 2 (22.22%) AppSense
7 2 (22.22%) CommVault
8 1 (11.11%) NetApp
8 1 (11.11%) Symantec
8 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin
8 1 (11.11%) Dell
8 1 (11.11%) Veeam