The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 123 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 18 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.87% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 5.11% 5.65% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 5
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Microsoft App-V
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
352 354 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.00% 15.45% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 239 290 192
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 41 (91.11%) Citrix
2 28 (62.22%) AppSense
3 26 (57.78%) XenApp
3 26 (57.78%) XenDesktop
4 23 (51.11%) NetScaler
4 23 (51.11%) Citrix Certification
4 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
5 22 (48.89%) VMware
6 19 (42.22%) CCA
7 18 (40.00%) SCCM
8 17 (37.78%) CCEE
9 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (35.56%) Windows
10 15 (33.33%) MCSE
11 14 (31.11%) Thin Client
11 14 (31.11%) Fat Client
12 13 (28.89%) XenMobile
12 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
12 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
12 13 (28.89%) HP
13 12 (26.67%) XenServer
14 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (22.22%) IAG
15 10 (22.22%) UAG
15 10 (22.22%) Linux+ Certification
15 10 (22.22%) SUSE
15 10 (22.22%) Linux
15 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
16 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
16 8 (17.78%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.89%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Consultant
2 14 (31.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 13 (28.89%) Citrix Specialist
4 10 (22.22%) Citrix Consultant
4 10 (22.22%) Architect
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (15.56%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Citrix Support
6 6 (13.33%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Citrix Architect
8 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
9 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
10 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
10 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Citrix Consultant
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Thin Client
1 14 (31.11%) Fat Client
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) SUSE
3 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.67%) ITIL
1 3 (6.67%) Service Management
1 3 (6.67%) Change Control
2 2 (4.44%) Migration
3 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Citrix Certification
2 19 (42.22%) CCA
3 17 (37.78%) CCEE
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (33.33%) MCSE
6 10 (22.22%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (13.33%) MCTS
8 5 (11.11%) MCITP
8 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
10 3 (6.67%) CCIA
11 2 (4.44%) CCEA
12 1 (2.22%) NCDA
12 1 (2.22%) NCIE
12 1 (2.22%) VCAP
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) XenApp
1 26 (57.78%) XenDesktop
2 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
3 12 (26.67%) XenServer
4 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (22.22%) IAG
5 10 (22.22%) UAG
6 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
7 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 5 (11.11%) vSphere
8 3 (6.67%) Xen
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) SCCM
2 13 (28.89%) XenMobile
3 3 (6.67%) WSUS
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (91.11%) Citrix
2 28 (62.22%) AppSense
3 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
4 22 (48.89%) VMware
5 13 (28.89%) HP
6 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.89%) McAfee
7 4 (8.89%) Lumension
8 3 (6.67%) Sophos
8 3 (6.67%) Remedy
8 3 (6.67%) EMC
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco
10 1 (2.22%) Dell
10 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.22%) Symantec
10 1 (2.22%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) PlateSpin
10 1 (2.22%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago