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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 116 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 18 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.73% 0.77% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 5.13% 5.07% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £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
351 355 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.19% 15.28% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 245 285 178
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 38 (82.61%) Citrix
2 26 (56.52%) AppSense
2 26 (56.52%) XenApp
3 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
4 24 (52.17%) XenDesktop
5 23 (50.00%) VMware
6 21 (45.65%) Citrix Certification
6 21 (45.65%) NetScaler
7 19 (41.30%) SCCM
8 18 (39.13%) CCA
8 18 (39.13%) Windows
9 17 (36.96%) MCSE
9 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (36.96%) CCEE
10 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
11 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
11 13 (28.26%) Thin Client
11 13 (28.26%) Fat Client
11 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (28.26%) XenServer
12 12 (26.09%) XenMobile
12 12 (26.09%) HP
13 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
14 9 (19.57%) IAG
14 9 (19.57%) UAG
14 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
14 9 (19.57%) Linux
14 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
14 9 (19.57%) Linux+ Certification
14 9 (19.57%) SUSE

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.70%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Consultant
2 13 (28.26%) Citrix Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 12 (26.09%) Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (15.22%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (15.22%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Architect
7 5 (10.87%) Citrix Support
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
8 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 4 (8.70%) Citrix Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Citrix Architect
9 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
10 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
10 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Citrix Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Thin Client
1 13 (28.26%) Fat Client
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) SUSE
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.87%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Change Control
2 3 (6.52%) Service Management
2 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 2 (4.35%) MOF
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (39.13%) CCA
3 17 (36.96%) MCSE
3 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (36.96%) CCEE
4 9 (19.57%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (13.04%) MCTS
5 6 (13.04%) MCITP
6 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
7 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.52%) CCIA
9 2 (4.35%) CCEA
10 1 (2.17%) VCAP
10 1 (2.17%) NCDA
10 1 (2.17%) NCIE
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) XenApp
2 24 (52.17%) XenDesktop
3 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
4 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (28.26%) XenServer
5 9 (19.57%) IAG
5 9 (19.57%) UAG
6 8 (17.39%) vSphere
6 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
7 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
8 4 (8.70%) Xen
9 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (41.30%) SCCM
2 12 (26.09%) XenMobile
3 4 (8.70%) SCVMM
4 3 (6.52%) WSUS
5 2 (4.35%) SCOM
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Intune
5 2 (4.35%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.35%) SCSM
6 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (82.61%) Citrix
2 26 (56.52%) AppSense
3 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
4 23 (50.00%) VMware
5 12 (26.09%) HP
6 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.70%) McAfee
7 4 (8.70%) Lumension
8 3 (6.52%) Remedy
8 3 (6.52%) Sophos
8 3 (6.52%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam
10 1 (2.17%) PlateSpin
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.17%) Symantec
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp
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