The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 175 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 41 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.73% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 5.31% 3.84% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 18
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
772 755 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.72% 13.66% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 514 600 487
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
Reading 0 26 £50,000 +8.10% 4
Slough +15 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Bracknell +3 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
Microsoft App-V
South East

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 75 (92.59%) Citrix
2 55 (67.90%) XenApp
3 49 (60.49%) XenDesktop
4 45 (55.56%) VMware
5 44 (54.32%) Microsoft
6 40 (49.38%) AppSense
7 38 (46.91%) Windows
8 36 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
9 29 (35.80%) SCCM
10 28 (34.57%) NetScaler
11 27 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (32.10%) XenServer
13 24 (29.63%) CCA
14 22 (27.16%) Active Directory
14 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (27.16%) CCEE
15 21 (25.93%) MCSE
15 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
16 20 (24.69%) HP
17 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
17 19 (23.46%) Windows 7
18 18 (22.22%) SAN
19 16 (19.75%) Thin Client
19 16 (19.75%) Linux
19 16 (19.75%) Fat Client
20 15 (18.52%) Finance
20 15 (18.52%) XenMobile
21 12 (14.81%) VMware ESX
21 12 (14.81%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.17%) Lync
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.57%) NetScaler
2 18 (22.22%) SAN
3 7 (8.64%) DNS
4 5 (6.17%) VPN
5 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.47%) DHCP
5 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.23%) SSL
6 1 (1.23%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless
6 1 (1.23%) IPsec
6 1 (1.23%) NAS
6 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.58%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Consultant
2 25 (30.86%) Architect
3 21 (25.93%) Technical Consultant
3 21 (25.93%) Citrix Consultant
4 13 (16.05%) Citrix Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Citrix Specialist
4 13 (16.05%) Senior Consultant
5 12 (14.81%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 11 (13.58%) Citrix Architect
7 9 (11.11%) Senior Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Citrix Support
8 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.17%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.94%) Technical Support
11 3 (3.70%) Senior Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Thin Client
1 16 (19.75%) Fat Client
2 7 (8.64%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.94%) PKI
3 4 (4.94%) Clustering
4 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.23%) iPhone
5 1 (1.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.91%) Windows
2 19 (23.46%) Windows 7
3 16 (19.75%) Linux
4 10 (12.35%) SUSE
4 10 (12.35%) Windows 8
5 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.41%) UNIX
8 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.11%) Migration
2 8 (9.88%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (7.41%) ITIL
4 4 (4.94%) Service Management
4 4 (4.94%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.70%) Change Control
6 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.47%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.47%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.23%) Project Management
7 1 (1.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.23%) ITSM
7 1 (1.23%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.94%) VBScript
4 2 (2.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
2 24 (29.63%) CCA
3 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (27.16%) CCEE
4 21 (25.93%) MCSE
5 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
6 11 (13.58%) CCIA
6 11 (13.58%) MCTS
7 10 (12.35%) MCITP
7 10 (12.35%) Linux+ Certification
8 9 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 5 (6.17%) NCDA
9 5 (6.17%) NCIE
9 5 (6.17%) VCAP
10 2 (2.47%) CCEA
11 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 55 (67.90%) XenApp
2 49 (60.49%) XenDesktop
3 27 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (32.10%) XenServer
5 22 (27.16%) Active Directory
6 12 (14.81%) VMware ESX
6 12 (14.81%) vSphere
6 12 (14.81%) UAG
7 10 (12.35%) IAG
8 4 (4.94%) Xen
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.47%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (35.80%) SCCM
2 15 (18.52%) XenMobile
3 8 (9.88%) NetBackup
4 7 (8.64%) Backup Exec
4 7 (8.64%) SCOM
5 4 (4.94%) WSUS
6 3 (3.70%) MOM
6 3 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (2.47%) AppDNA
7 2 (2.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.23%) OpenView
8 1 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (92.59%) Citrix
2 45 (55.56%) VMware
3 44 (54.32%) Microsoft
4 40 (49.38%) AppSense
5 20 (24.69%) HP
6 10 (12.35%) Fujitsu
6 10 (12.35%) Symantec
6 10 (12.35%) Red Hat
7 9 (11.11%) EMC
8 7 (8.64%) NetApp
8 7 (8.64%) Dell
8 7 (8.64%) PlateSpin
8 7 (8.64%) Veeam
9 5 (6.17%) Lumension
10 4 (4.94%) McAfee
11 3 (3.70%) Cisco
11 3 (3.70%) Sophos
11 3 (3.70%) Remedy
12 1 (1.23%) Oracle
12 1 (1.23%) IBM
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