The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 71 74
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category - 4.00% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £53,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
XenDesktop
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
115 100 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.54% 15.17% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 85 65 81
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Basingstoke region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Basingstoke

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing XenDesktop 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 XenDesktop.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Server
3 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing XenDesktop 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 XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) LIMS
1 2 (40.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Server
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Compaq
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee