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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 141 143 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 0.89% 1.52% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £43,500 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £69,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
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
336 329 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.16% 13.22% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 249 243 207
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (80.95%) Citrix
2 14 (66.67%) XenApp
3 12 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) AppSense
3 12 (57.14%) XenDesktop
4 11 (52.38%) MCSE
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (52.38%) CCEE
4 11 (52.38%) NetScaler
5 10 (47.62%) CCA
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) SCCM
8 7 (33.33%) XenMobile
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 6 (28.57%) vSphere
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) HP
10 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
10 5 (23.81%) Thin Client
10 5 (23.81%) Linux+ Certification
10 5 (23.81%) SUSE
10 5 (23.81%) Fat Client
10 5 (23.81%) XenServer
10 5 (23.81%) IAG
10 5 (23.81%) UAG
11 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 4 (19.05%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
2 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Architect
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix Specialist
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Architect
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Citrix Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix Support
8 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Thin Client
1 5 (23.81%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) SUSE
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
1 2 (9.52%) MOF
1 2 (9.52%) Migration
1 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (52.38%) MCSE
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCEE
3 10 (47.62%) CCA
4 5 (23.81%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (19.05%) MCTS
5 4 (19.05%) MCITP
6 2 (9.52%) CCIA
7 1 (4.76%) CCEA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) XenApp
2 12 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 6 (28.57%) vSphere
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (23.81%) IAG
4 5 (23.81%) UAG
4 5 (23.81%) XenServer
5 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (14.29%) Xen
7 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
7 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
1 7 (33.33%) XenMobile
2 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Intune
3 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
3 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SCSM
3 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Citrix
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) AppSense
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint