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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 193 166 163
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 34 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 1.00% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 5.03% 8.03% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 44
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
676 710 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.47% 12.47% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 486 560 528
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -14 9 £54,250 +11.28% 2
Maidenhead +9 8 £47,500 +111.11% 2
Slough - 6 £45,750 -
Bracknell 0 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Wokingham - 1 - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 64 (94.12%) Citrix
1 64 (94.12%) XenApp
2 58 (85.29%) VMware
3 51 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (60.29%) Windows
4 41 (60.29%) Microsoft
5 37 (54.41%) ITIL
6 36 (52.94%) CCA
6 36 (52.94%) Citrix Certification
7 35 (51.47%) vSphere
8 32 (47.06%) SCCM
9 30 (44.12%) Microsoft App-V
10 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (39.71%) SC Cleared
11 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
11 27 (39.71%) Hyper-V
12 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
13 24 (35.29%) MS Exchange
14 23 (33.82%) SAN
14 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (32.35%) Terminal Services
15 22 (32.35%) Cisco
16 21 (30.88%) DHCP
16 21 (30.88%) XenServer
16 21 (30.88%) AppSense
17 20 (29.41%) SQL
17 20 (29.41%) NetScaler
18 18 (26.47%) DNS
19 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
19 16 (23.53%) SCOM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 24 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.06%) Lync
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) SAN
2 21 (30.88%) DHCP
3 20 (29.41%) NetScaler
4 18 (26.47%) DNS
5 15 (22.06%) iSCSI
6 14 (20.59%) Wireshark
7 12 (17.65%) Firewall
8 9 (13.24%) VLAN
9 8 (11.76%) LAN
9 8 (11.76%) WAN
10 7 (10.29%) VPN
11 6 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.88%) SNMP
12 4 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (4.41%) Wireless
14 1 (1.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Architect
1 14 (20.59%) Consultant
2 13 (19.12%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Technical Support
3 12 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.29%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Citrix Architect
7 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support Team Leader
9 4 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
9 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) CGI
2 2 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) GIS
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (22.06%) Windows XP
5 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.71%) Linux
7 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.94%) UNIX
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.47%) AIX
9 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.71%) ITSM
4 10 (14.71%) Service Management
4 10 (14.71%) Migration
5 9 (13.24%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (11.76%) Business Development
7 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.82%) Coaching
9 4 (5.88%) Project Management
9 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.88%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.94%) Logistics
11 2 (2.94%) Network Design
11 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
11 2 (2.94%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (52.94%) CCA
1 36 (52.94%) Citrix Certification
2 27 (39.71%) SC Cleared
2 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
3 16 (23.53%) CCEE
4 10 (14.71%) CCAA
5 9 (13.24%) VCP5
5 9 (13.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (11.76%) CCIA
7 7 (10.29%) MCSE
7 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (4.41%) CCNA
8 3 (4.41%) MCSA
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.94%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (94.12%) XenApp
2 51 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (51.47%) vSphere
4 30 (44.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (39.71%) Hyper-V
6 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
7 22 (32.35%) Terminal Services
8 21 (30.88%) XenServer
9 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (5.88%) Samba
10 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 32 (47.06%) SCCM
2 16 (23.53%) SCOM
2 16 (23.53%) EdgeSight
3 4 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 64 (94.12%) Citrix
2 58 (85.29%) VMware
3 41 (60.29%) Microsoft
4 22 (32.35%) Cisco
5 21 (30.88%) AppSense
6 10 (14.71%) HP
7 9 (13.24%) Dell
8 8 (11.76%) Computacenter
9 6 (8.82%) Fujitsu
9 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.35%) ProCurve
10 5 (7.35%) Brocade
10 5 (7.35%) NetApp
11 4 (5.88%) EMC
11 4 (5.88%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.41%) Oracle
13 1 (1.47%) IBM
13 1 (1.47%) SAP
13 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
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Maidenhead
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £44000 - £47000 per annum + +Full Benefits Package
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