The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 111 109 131
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 30 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.28% 1.11% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 8.26% 5.91% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 9
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £45,000 £43,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
363 423 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.45% 18.76% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 231 355 191
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Microsoft App-V
Berkshire

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 28 July 2014.

Microsoft App-V Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 43 (87.76%) Citrix
2 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
3 25 (51.02%) XenApp
3 25 (51.02%) XenDesktop
4 24 (48.98%) VMware
4 24 (48.98%) AppSense
5 22 (44.90%) SCCM
6 21 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
7 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
7 20 (40.82%) Windows
8 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
8 18 (36.73%) NetScaler
9 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (34.69%) CCA
10 16 (32.65%) MCSE
11 14 (28.57%) Thin Client
11 14 (28.57%) HP
11 14 (28.57%) CCEE
11 14 (28.57%) Fat Client
12 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (24.49%) XenServer
13 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
13 12 (24.49%) UAG
13 12 (24.49%) XenMobile
14 10 (20.41%) IAG
14 10 (20.41%) Linux+ Certification
14 10 (20.41%) SUSE
14 10 (20.41%) Linux
14 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
15 9 (18.37%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) Lync
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.16%) VPN
3 3 (6.12%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Consultant
2 13 (26.53%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Citrix Specialist
2 13 (26.53%) Architect
3 10 (20.41%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (16.33%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Architect
7 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (10.20%) Citrix Support
8 5 (10.20%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 4 (8.16%) Citrix Architect
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
10 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
10 3 (6.12%) Senior Citrix Consultant
10 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 14 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) PMI
4 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) SUSE
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 9 (18.37%) Windows 8
4 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) Migration
2 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL
3 3 (6.12%) Service Management
3 3 (6.12%) Change Control
4 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.08%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.04%) Project Management
5 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (34.69%) CCA
3 16 (32.65%) MCSE
4 14 (28.57%) CCEE
5 10 (20.41%) Linux+ Certification
6 7 (14.29%) MCTS
7 6 (12.24%) MCITP
8 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
10 3 (6.12%) CCIA
11 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
11 1 (2.04%) CCEA
11 1 (2.04%) NCDA
11 1 (2.04%) NCIE
11 1 (2.04%) VCAP
System Software
1 25 (51.02%) XenApp
1 25 (51.02%) XenDesktop
2 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
3 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (24.49%) XenServer
4 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
4 12 (24.49%) UAG
5 10 (20.41%) IAG
6 5 (10.20%) VMware ESX
6 5 (10.20%) vSphere
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.08%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (4.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) SCCM
2 12 (24.49%) XenMobile
3 3 (6.12%) WSUS
4 2 (4.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.08%) SCOM
4 2 (4.08%) MOM
4 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Citrix
2 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
3 24 (48.98%) VMware
3 24 (48.98%) AppSense
4 14 (28.57%) HP
5 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.16%) Lumension
6 4 (8.16%) McAfee
7 3 (6.12%) EMC
7 3 (6.12%) Sophos
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
7 3 (6.12%) Remedy
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) PlateSpin
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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