The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 68 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.94% 0.27% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 4.55% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +12.50%
Microsoft App-V
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
125 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.58% 5.98% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 76 16 26
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft App-V Salary Trend in Watford

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
2 13 (86.67%) MCITP
2 13 (86.67%) XenApp
3 12 (80.00%) XenDesktop
4 11 (73.33%) vSphere
4 11 (73.33%) NCDA
4 11 (73.33%) NCIE
4 11 (73.33%) VCAP
4 11 (73.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (73.33%) Hyper-V
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 11 (73.33%) SAN
4 11 (73.33%) NetApp
4 11 (73.33%) HP
4 11 (73.33%) Dell
4 11 (73.33%) EMC
5 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 10 (66.67%) Firewall
5 10 (66.67%) SCCM
5 10 (66.67%) Lync
5 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (60.00%) SCOM
6 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (60.00%) Migration
6 9 (60.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 10 (66.67%) Lync
1 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (46.67%) SAS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) NAS
3 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
3 7 (46.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Project Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) EqualLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) SUSE
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 7 (46.67%) Network Design
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (86.67%) MCSE
1 13 (86.67%) MCITP
2 11 (73.33%) NCDA
2 11 (73.33%) NCIE
2 11 (73.33%) VCAP
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) MCTS
5 1 (6.67%) CCA
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) XenApp
2 12 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 11 (73.33%) vSphere
3 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (73.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) XenServer
5 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 9 (60.00%) SCOM
3 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) NetApp
3 11 (73.33%) HP
3 11 (73.33%) Dell
3 11 (73.33%) EMC
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) IBM
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) WatchGuard
5 4 (26.67%) Veeam
5 4 (26.67%) PlateSpin
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Clearswift
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Wyse