The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 31 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 132 128 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 12 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.14% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 3.34% 1.54% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 21
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
359 195 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.50% 9.19% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 284 159 233
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Microsoft App-V
East of England

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Microsoft App-V
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Watford -10 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Stevenage - 2 - -
Microsoft App-V
East of England

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 27 (72.97%) Citrix
1 27 (72.97%) XenApp
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (67.57%) Windows
3 20 (54.05%) XenDesktop
3 20 (54.05%) SCCM
4 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (45.95%) Retail
4 17 (45.95%) VMware
5 16 (43.24%) Finance
5 16 (43.24%) SCOM
6 14 (37.84%) MCITP
6 14 (37.84%) MCSE
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (35.14%) AppSense
7 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
7 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
8 12 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
8 12 (32.43%) vSphere
8 12 (32.43%) NCDA
8 12 (32.43%) NCIE
8 12 (32.43%) VCAP
8 12 (32.43%) SAN
8 12 (32.43%) NetApp
8 12 (32.43%) HP
8 12 (32.43%) Dell
8 12 (32.43%) EMC
9 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
9 11 (29.73%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
1 11 (29.73%) Lync
1 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (21.62%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) SAN
2 11 (29.73%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
3 8 (21.62%) NAS
3 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
4 7 (18.92%) DNS
5 5 (13.51%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) SMTP
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Wise Package Studio
1 3 (8.11%) MSI
1 3 (8.11%) InstallShield
1 3 (8.11%) AdminStudio
General
1 17 (45.95%) Retail
2 16 (43.24%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Consultant
2 11 (29.73%) Architect
3 10 (27.03%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Citrix Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Project Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Release Management Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (2.70%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) PKI
2 4 (10.81%) EqualLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) SUSE
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Migration
2 8 (21.62%) Network Design
3 5 (13.51%) Time Management
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.11%) Release Management
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Workflow
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.51%) VBScript
2 5 (13.51%) VB
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) MCITP
1 14 (37.84%) MCSE
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
3 12 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (32.43%) NCDA
3 12 (32.43%) NCIE
3 12 (32.43%) VCAP
4 8 (21.62%) CCNP
4 8 (21.62%) CCNA
4 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (16.22%) CCA
5 6 (16.22%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (13.51%) CCEE
6 5 (13.51%) CCIA
7 4 (10.81%) MCTS
8 3 (8.11%) MOS
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) XenApp
2 20 (54.05%) XenDesktop
3 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
4 12 (32.43%) vSphere
5 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
6 5 (13.51%) XenServer
7 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) SCCM
2 16 (43.24%) SCOM
3 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Citrix
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (45.95%) VMware
4 13 (35.14%) AppSense
5 12 (32.43%) NetApp
5 12 (32.43%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) Dell
5 12 (32.43%) EMC
6 11 (29.73%) Fujitsu
7 8 (21.62%) Cisco
7 8 (21.62%) IBM
7 8 (21.62%) Juniper
7 8 (21.62%) WatchGuard
8 4 (10.81%) Symantec
8 4 (10.81%) Veeam
8 4 (10.81%) PlateSpin
9 3 (8.11%) Altiris
9 3 (8.11%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.70%) Wyse
10 1 (2.70%) Clearswift