The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 31 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 58 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.02% 0.15% -
As % of the System Software category 6.02% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 60 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.97% 9.17% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 44
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Microsoft App-V
Berkshire

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Slough

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) PlateSpin
2 5 (83.33%) VCAP
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) Veeam
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
2 5 (83.33%) NCDA
2 5 (83.33%) NCIE
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) MCTS
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) VCAP
1 5 (83.33%) NCDA
1 5 (83.33%) NCIE
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (83.33%) MCTS
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) PlateSpin
2 5 (83.33%) Veeam
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EMC