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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 194 173 197
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 21 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.91% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 3.20% 6.85% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 26
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,500 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
656 774 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.90% 13.22% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 482 528 576
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -18 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Bracknell +14 2 £42,000 +12.00%
Slough -8 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Wokingham - 1 - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (97.96%) Citrix
2 42 (85.71%) VMware
3 40 (81.63%) XenApp
4 28 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (57.14%) Windows
5 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
6 23 (46.94%) Terminal Services
7 22 (44.90%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (44.90%) SCCM
8 21 (42.86%) CCA
9 20 (40.82%) ITIL
9 20 (40.82%) AppSense
9 20 (40.82%) SC Cleared
9 20 (40.82%) Security Cleared
9 20 (40.82%) vSphere
10 17 (34.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (34.69%) NetScaler
11 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (28.57%) Cisco
12 14 (28.57%) XenServer
12 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
13 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
14 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (24.49%) EdgeSight
14 12 (24.49%) SCOM
15 11 (22.45%) Linux
15 11 (22.45%) SAN
16 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
16 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
16 10 (20.41%) Mentoring

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Lync
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) NetScaler
2 11 (22.45%) SAN
3 8 (16.33%) Wireshark
3 8 (16.33%) iSCSI
3 8 (16.33%) DHCP
3 8 (16.33%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) WAN
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Technical Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Technical Support
7 6 (12.24%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (8.16%) Consultant
9 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (4.08%) Virtualisation Consultant
12 1 (2.04%) Citrix Architect
12 1 (2.04%) Citrix Support Engineer
12 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 1 (2.04%) Technical Leader
12 1 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) CGI
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) GIS
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.04%) BYOD
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.45%) Linux
5 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Mentoring
3 8 (16.33%) Product Management
3 8 (16.33%) Service Management
3 8 (16.33%) ITSM
3 8 (16.33%) Migration
3 8 (16.33%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (16.33%) Business Development
4 7 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Change Management
7 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (42.86%) CCA
3 20 (40.82%) SC Cleared
3 20 (40.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (16.33%) MCSE
4 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (16.33%) CCEE
4 8 (16.33%) CCAA
5 3 (6.12%) CCIA
5 3 (6.12%) VCP5
5 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.08%) VCAP
7 1 (2.04%) ISEB
System Software
1 40 (81.63%) XenApp
2 28 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (46.94%) Terminal Services
4 20 (40.82%) vSphere
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 14 (28.57%) XenServer
7 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
8 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) SCCM
2 12 (24.49%) SCOM
2 12 (24.49%) EdgeSight
3 3 (6.12%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.04%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 48 (97.96%) Citrix
2 42 (85.71%) VMware
3 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
4 20 (40.82%) AppSense
5 14 (28.57%) Cisco
6 8 (16.33%) Dell
6 8 (16.33%) Computacenter
7 5 (10.20%) NetApp
8 3 (6.12%) HP
9 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.08%) EMC
10 1 (2.04%) Altiris
10 1 (2.04%) Brocade
10 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.04%) Apple
10 1 (2.04%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) Wyse
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago