The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 150 189 172
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -17
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 57 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.53% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 7.47% 3.90% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 49
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £38,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -4.44%
System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
763 743 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.96% 13.59% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 517 596 477
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +19 26 £52,500 +16.66% 9
Slough +14 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Newbury +9 4 £31,500 -30.00%
Bracknell -2 3 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 105 (96.33%) Citrix
2 98 (89.91%) XenApp
3 83 (76.15%) VMware
4 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
4 72 (66.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 68 (62.39%) Windows
6 62 (56.88%) Active Directory
7 47 (43.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 41 (37.61%) Hyper-V
9 39 (35.78%) Citrix Certification
10 35 (32.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (31.19%) XenServer
12 33 (30.28%) NetScaler
13 32 (29.36%) MS Exchange
14 29 (26.61%) Exchange Server 2007
14 29 (26.61%) Veeam
15 28 (25.69%) Firewall
16 26 (23.85%) vSphere
16 26 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2010
17 24 (22.02%) DHCP
17 24 (22.02%) DNS
17 24 (22.02%) VMware ESXi
18 23 (21.10%) CCA
18 23 (21.10%) AppSense
19 22 (20.18%) SAN
19 22 (20.18%) Wireless
19 22 (20.18%) VLAN
19 22 (20.18%) WatchGuard
20 20 (18.35%) CCEE
21 19 (17.43%) MS Excel

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 32 (29.36%) MS Exchange
2 29 (26.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.83%) Lync
6 1 (0.92%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (30.28%) NetScaler
2 28 (25.69%) Firewall
3 24 (22.02%) DNS
3 24 (22.02%) DHCP
4 22 (20.18%) SAN
4 22 (20.18%) Wireless
4 22 (20.18%) VLAN
5 8 (7.34%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (7.34%) WAAS
6 4 (3.67%) IP Telephony
6 4 (3.67%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (1.83%) NAS
7 2 (1.83%) LAN
7 2 (1.83%) WAN
8 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.92%) IPsec
8 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (9.17%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (37.61%) Consultant
2 25 (22.94%) Architect
3 22 (20.18%) Citrix Consultant
4 18 (16.51%) Technical Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) Citrix Architect
6 11 (10.09%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 11 (10.09%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (7.34%) Field Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Citrix Support
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.67%) Citrix Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.67%) FlexPod
2 4 (3.67%) CLARiiON
2 4 (3.67%) Celerra
3 2 (1.83%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (62.39%) Windows
2 35 (32.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (17.43%) Windows 7
4 10 (9.17%) Linux
5 9 (8.26%) UNIX
6 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.01%) ITIL
2 7 (6.42%) Migration
2 7 (6.42%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (5.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.83%) Asset Management
5 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (0.92%) Load Balancing
6 1 (0.92%) Problem Management
6 1 (0.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.92%) Network Design
6 1 (0.92%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2
6 1 (0.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.67%) VBScript
4 3 (2.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (35.78%) Citrix Certification
2 23 (21.10%) CCA
3 20 (18.35%) CCEE
4 19 (17.43%) CCIA
5 17 (15.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (11.93%) MCTS
6 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (11.93%) NCDA
6 13 (11.93%) NCIE
7 12 (11.01%) MCITP
7 12 (11.01%) MCSE
8 10 (9.17%) Security Cleared
9 9 (8.26%) VCAP
10 8 (7.34%) VTSP
11 7 (6.42%) CCEA
12 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 98 (89.91%) XenApp
2 72 (66.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (56.88%) Active Directory
4 47 (43.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 41 (37.61%) Hyper-V
6 34 (31.19%) XenServer
7 26 (23.85%) vSphere
8 24 (22.02%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (15.60%) VMware ESX
10 8 (7.34%) vCloud
11 6 (5.50%) Xen
12 4 (3.67%) KVM
13 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (14.68%) XenMobile
2 8 (7.34%) NetBackup
3 7 (6.42%) Backup Exec
3 7 (6.42%) SCCM
4 6 (5.50%) SCOM
5 2 (1.83%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.83%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.83%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.83%) SCSM
6 1 (0.92%) OpenView
6 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.92%) MOM
6 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 105 (96.33%) Citrix
2 83 (76.15%) VMware
3 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
4 29 (26.61%) Veeam
5 23 (21.10%) AppSense
6 22 (20.18%) WatchGuard
7 17 (15.60%) EMC
8 15 (13.76%) NetApp
8 15 (13.76%) Cisco
9 12 (11.01%) HP
10 9 (8.26%) Symantec
11 8 (7.34%) Fujitsu
12 7 (6.42%) PlateSpin
12 7 (6.42%) Dell
13 4 (3.67%) 3PAR
14 3 (2.75%) Oracle
15 1 (0.92%) Veritas
15 1 (0.92%) IBM
15 1 (0.92%) Lumension
15 1 (0.92%) LANDesk
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