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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 190 163 173
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 34 52 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.92% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 4.89% 7.27% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 37
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
696 715 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.64% 12.67% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 506 568 488
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -20 8 £55,000 +2.80% 1
Maidenhead 0 6 £47,500 - 1
Bracknell -3 6 £50,000 -6.54%
Slough - 6 £46,500 - 2
Newbury +5 1 £45,000 +1.12%
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 61 (95.31%) Citrix
1 61 (95.31%) XenApp
2 53 (82.81%) VMware
3 48 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (60.94%) Windows
4 39 (60.94%) Microsoft
5 36 (56.25%) ITIL
6 34 (53.13%) Citrix Certification
7 33 (51.56%) CCA
8 31 (48.44%) vSphere
9 28 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
10 27 (42.19%) Hyper-V
10 27 (42.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (42.19%) SCCM
10 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
11 24 (37.50%) SC Cleared
11 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
12 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (34.38%) SAN
13 22 (34.38%) Terminal Services
14 21 (32.81%) SQL
14 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
14 21 (32.81%) DHCP
15 20 (31.25%) XenServer
16 19 (29.69%) Cisco
17 18 (28.13%) DNS
18 17 (26.56%) AppSense
18 17 (26.56%) NetScaler
19 16 (25.00%) iSCSI
19 16 (25.00%) Windows XP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.31%) Lync
3 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) SAN
2 21 (32.81%) DHCP
3 18 (28.13%) DNS
4 17 (26.56%) NetScaler
5 16 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 15 (23.44%) Wireshark
7 10 (15.63%) Firewall
8 8 (12.50%) LAN
8 8 (12.50%) WAN
8 8 (12.50%) VLAN
9 6 (9.38%) VPN
10 5 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (6.25%) SNMP
12 3 (4.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Technical Support
2 14 (21.88%) Architect
2 14 (21.88%) Consultant
3 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Technical Support Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Citrix Architect
7 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Citrix Support
7 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Support Team Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) CGI
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) GIS
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.94%) Windows
2 27 (42.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (15.63%) Linux
7 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.13%) AIX
8 2 (3.13%) Solaris
8 2 (3.13%) UNIX
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) ITIL
2 15 (23.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
4 9 (14.06%) ITSM
4 9 (14.06%) Migration
4 9 (14.06%) Service Management
5 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 7 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (10.94%) Business Development
7 6 (9.38%) Coaching
8 4 (6.25%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.69%) Project Management
9 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.13%) Network Design
10 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Citrix Certification
2 33 (51.56%) CCA
3 24 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 15 (23.44%) CCEE
5 9 (14.06%) VCP5
5 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (12.50%) MCSE
6 8 (12.50%) CCAA
7 7 (10.94%) CCIA
8 3 (4.69%) MCSA
8 3 (4.69%) CCNA
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (3.13%) VCAP
10 1 (1.56%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (95.31%) XenApp
2 48 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (48.44%) vSphere
4 28 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (42.19%) Hyper-V
5 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
6 22 (34.38%) Terminal Services
7 20 (31.25%) XenServer
8 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (6.25%) Samba
10 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (42.19%) SCCM
2 15 (23.44%) SCOM
2 15 (23.44%) EdgeSight
3 4 (6.25%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 61 (95.31%) Citrix
2 53 (82.81%) VMware
3 39 (60.94%) Microsoft
4 19 (29.69%) Cisco
5 17 (26.56%) AppSense
6 11 (17.19%) HP
7 8 (12.50%) Dell
8 7 (10.94%) Computacenter
9 6 (9.38%) NetApp
9 6 (9.38%) Fujitsu
9 6 (9.38%) 3PAR
10 4 (6.25%) ProCurve
10 4 (6.25%) SolarWinds
10 4 (6.25%) Brocade
10 4 (6.25%) EMC
10 4 (6.25%) Oracle
11 3 (4.69%) IBM
12 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.56%) SAP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + +Full Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 20 days ago