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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 132 126 125
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 13 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.50% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 3.68% 3.57% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
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
353 336 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.71% 13.88% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 251 269 195
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 20 October 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 34 (80.95%) Citrix
2 25 (59.52%) XenApp
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 24 (57.14%) AppSense
4 23 (54.76%) XenDesktop
5 21 (50.00%) VMware
6 20 (47.62%) Citrix Certification
6 20 (47.62%) NetScaler
7 18 (42.86%) Windows
8 17 (40.48%) CCA
8 17 (40.48%) SCCM
9 16 (38.10%) CCEE
9 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (38.10%) MCSE
10 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 13 (30.95%) XenServer
12 12 (28.57%) Fat Client
12 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 12 (28.57%) Thin Client
13 11 (26.19%) HP
13 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
13 11 (26.19%) XenMobile
14 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
15 8 (19.05%) vSphere
15 8 (19.05%) IAG
15 8 (19.05%) UAG
15 8 (19.05%) Linux
15 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
15 8 (19.05%) Linux+ Certification

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) NetScaler
2 4 (9.52%) VPN
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Citrix Specialist
3 11 (26.19%) Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Citrix Support
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 12 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 8 (19.05%) Linux
4 8 (19.05%) SUSE
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (4.76%) MOF
2 2 (4.76%) Service Management
2 2 (4.76%) Migration
2 2 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (40.48%) CCA
3 16 (38.10%) MCSE
3 16 (38.10%) CCEE
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (19.05%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (14.29%) MCTS
5 6 (14.29%) MCITP
6 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) CCIA
7 2 (4.76%) CCEA
8 1 (2.38%) NCDA
8 1 (2.38%) NCIE
8 1 (2.38%) VCAP
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) XenApp
2 23 (54.76%) XenDesktop
3 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (30.95%) XenServer
5 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (19.05%) vSphere
6 8 (19.05%) IAG
6 8 (19.05%) UAG
7 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX
9 3 (7.14%) Xen
10 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) SCCM
2 11 (26.19%) XenMobile
3 4 (9.52%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Intune
4 2 (4.76%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.76%) SCSM
4 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 2 (4.76%) WSUS
5 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Citrix
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (57.14%) AppSense
3 21 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (26.19%) HP
5 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.52%) McAfee
6 4 (9.52%) Lumension
7 3 (7.14%) EMC
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco
8 2 (4.76%) Sophos
8 2 (4.76%) Remedy
9 1 (2.38%) PlateSpin
9 1 (2.38%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) Dell
9 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.38%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp
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