The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 181 189 180
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 43 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.78% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 5.06% 5.90% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 42
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £58,200 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
XenDesktop
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
850 797 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.85% 13.28% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 588 590 533
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,793 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 26 £67,500 +25.58% 1
Wokingham +3 5 £41,500 -24.54%
Maidenhead -7 3 - -
Bracknell -10 3 £47,500 -13.63% 1
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 96 (100.00%) Citrix
2 73 (76.04%) XenApp
3 71 (73.96%) VMware
4 67 (69.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 64 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 63 (65.63%) Citrix Certification
7 54 (56.25%) Windows
8 51 (53.13%) CCA
9 50 (52.08%) Hyper-V
10 45 (46.88%) vSphere
11 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
12 41 (42.71%) Microsoft App-V
13 38 (39.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 37 (38.54%) NetScaler
15 36 (37.50%) CCEE
15 36 (37.50%) XenServer
16 34 (35.42%) Cisco
17 33 (34.38%) NetApp
18 32 (33.33%) EMC
19 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
20 28 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
21 27 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
21 27 (28.13%) MCSE
21 27 (28.13%) vCloud
21 27 (28.13%) NCDA
21 27 (28.13%) NCIE
21 27 (28.13%) VTSP
22 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
22 25 (26.04%) AppSense
23 24 (25.00%) CCIA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 22 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (38.54%) NetScaler
2 22 (22.92%) Cisco Nexus
2 22 (22.92%) WAAS
3 21 (21.88%) SAN
4 13 (13.54%) DHCP
5 11 (11.46%) DNS
6 10 (10.42%) Wireshark
6 10 (10.42%) iSCSI
7 6 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (2.08%) Wireless
8 2 (2.08%) VLAN
8 2 (2.08%) Network Security
8 2 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.04%) LAN
9 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.21%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Consultant
2 29 (30.21%) Architect
3 18 (18.75%) Citrix Consultant
4 16 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
5 13 (13.54%) Support Engineer
5 13 (13.54%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 12 (12.50%) Storage Architect
6 12 (12.50%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 11 (11.46%) Citrix Support
7 11 (11.46%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (11.46%) Technical Support
8 10 (10.42%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (10.42%) FlexPod Consultant
8 10 (10.42%) Technology Consultant
9 8 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Senior Architect
10 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (7.29%) Citrix Technical Consultant
10 7 (7.29%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 12 (12.50%) Celerra
2 10 (10.42%) FlexPod
3 5 (5.21%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.17%) Clustering
5 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (56.25%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (13.54%) Windows 7
5 11 (11.46%) Windows XP
6 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.21%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.17%) Linux
9 3 (3.13%) UNIX
10 1 (1.04%) AIX
10 1 (1.04%) Solaris
10 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) ITIL
2 10 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (5.21%) CRM
3 5 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (5.21%) Operations Management
4 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.08%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.08%) Content Management
5 2 (2.08%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.04%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.04%) Line Management
6 1 (1.04%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.04%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.63%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) VBScript
2 5 (5.21%) VB
2 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (65.63%) Citrix Certification
2 51 (53.13%) CCA
3 38 (39.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (37.50%) CCEE
5 27 (28.13%) NCDA
5 27 (28.13%) NCIE
5 27 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (28.13%) VTSP
5 27 (28.13%) MCSE
6 24 (25.00%) CCIA
7 23 (23.96%) VCAP
8 22 (22.92%) MCTS
8 22 (22.92%) MCITP
9 19 (19.79%) CCEA
10 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
10 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.25%) VCP5
12 3 (3.13%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (76.04%) XenApp
2 67 (69.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (52.08%) Hyper-V
4 45 (46.88%) vSphere
5 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
6 41 (42.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 36 (37.50%) XenServer
8 27 (28.13%) vCloud
9 18 (18.75%) VMware ESX
10 10 (10.42%) Terminal Services
11 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.04%) Xen
12 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (23.96%) XenMobile
2 15 (15.63%) EdgeSight
3 12 (12.50%) SCOM
4 8 (8.33%) SCCM
5 7 (7.29%) NetBackup
6 5 (5.21%) Backup Exec
7 4 (4.17%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Citrix
2 71 (73.96%) VMware
3 64 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 34 (35.42%) Cisco
5 33 (34.38%) NetApp
6 32 (33.33%) EMC
7 25 (26.04%) AppSense
8 13 (13.54%) 3PAR
9 11 (11.46%) HP
10 8 (8.33%) Fujitsu
11 7 (7.29%) Symantec
11 7 (7.29%) Veeam
12 6 (6.25%) IBM
13 5 (5.21%) Dell
13 5 (5.21%) PlateSpin
14 2 (2.08%) WatchGuard
15 1 (1.04%) Oracle
15 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
15 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
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