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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 169 196 157
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 56 32 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.57% 1.31%
As % of the System Software category 7.07% 4.23% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 66
Average salary £54,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
792 756 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.38% 13.46% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 532 569 518
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +15 39 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Bracknell -2 7 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Newbury +8 3 £31,500 -42.72%
Slough - 2 £50,000 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 117 (99.15%) Citrix
2 97 (82.20%) XenApp
3 88 (74.58%) VMware
4 78 (66.10%) Microsoft
5 77 (65.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 66 (55.93%) Windows
7 60 (50.85%) Active Directory
8 56 (47.46%) Citrix Certification
9 52 (44.07%) Hyper-V
10 49 (41.53%) Microsoft App-V
11 43 (36.44%) NetScaler
12 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (32.20%) CCA
13 38 (32.20%) vSphere
14 37 (31.36%) XenServer
15 33 (27.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 33 (27.97%) MS Exchange
16 32 (27.12%) EMC
17 30 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2007
17 30 (25.42%) NetApp
18 29 (24.58%) Exchange Server 2010
18 29 (24.58%) CCEE
19 28 (23.73%) Cisco
19 28 (23.73%) AppSense
20 25 (21.19%) NCDA
20 25 (21.19%) NCIE
20 25 (21.19%) Veeam
20 25 (21.19%) XenMobile
21 24 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (19.49%) MCSE

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (27.97%) MS Exchange
2 30 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (24.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.54%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.69%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.85%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (36.44%) NetScaler
2 23 (19.49%) Firewall
3 21 (17.80%) DHCP
3 21 (17.80%) DNS
3 21 (17.80%) SAN
4 20 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (16.95%) WAAS
5 18 (15.25%) VLAN
5 18 (15.25%) Wireless
6 2 (1.69%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.69%) Network Security
6 2 (1.69%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.85%) IPsec
7 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
1 10 (8.47%) Finance
1 10 (8.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (48.31%) Consultant
2 32 (27.12%) Citrix Consultant
3 25 (21.19%) Architect
4 22 (18.64%) Technical Consultant
5 15 (12.71%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 14 (11.86%) Virtualisation Architect
7 12 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (9.32%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (9.32%) Storage Architect
8 11 (9.32%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.63%) FlexPod Consultant
9 9 (7.63%) Technology Consultant
9 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 8 (6.78%) Citrix Support
10 8 (6.78%) Field Engineer
11 7 (5.93%) Citrix Architect
12 6 (5.08%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 6 (5.08%) Senior Architect
13 5 (4.24%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) CLARiiON
1 11 (9.32%) Celerra
2 9 (7.63%) FlexPod
3 7 (5.93%) EqualLogic
4 5 (4.24%) Clustering
5 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (55.93%) Windows
2 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (16.10%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.93%) UNIX
5 7 (5.93%) Linux
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (6.78%) ITIL
2 7 (5.93%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (3.39%) CRM
4 4 (3.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (2.54%) Business Continuity
5 3 (2.54%) Operations Management
6 2 (1.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (1.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (1.69%) Content Management
6 2 (1.69%) Migration
7 1 (0.85%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (0.85%) Line Management
7 1 (0.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.32%) SQL
2 10 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.63%) VBScript
4 8 (6.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (47.46%) Citrix Certification
2 38 (32.20%) CCA
3 33 (27.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (24.58%) CCEE
5 25 (21.19%) NCDA
5 25 (21.19%) NCIE
6 24 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (19.49%) VTSP
7 23 (19.49%) MCSE
8 22 (18.64%) CCIA
9 21 (17.80%) MCTS
10 20 (16.95%) MCITP
11 19 (16.10%) VCAP
12 18 (15.25%) CCEA
13 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
14 11 (9.32%) SC Cleared
15 3 (2.54%) VCP5
16 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (82.20%) XenApp
2 77 (65.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (50.85%) Active Directory
4 52 (44.07%) Hyper-V
5 49 (41.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 38 (32.20%) vSphere
7 37 (31.36%) XenServer
8 23 (19.49%) vCloud
9 18 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (14.41%) VMware ESX
11 3 (2.54%) KVM
11 3 (2.54%) Xen
12 2 (1.69%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 25 (21.19%) XenMobile
2 10 (8.47%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.93%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.93%) SCCM
4 6 (5.08%) SCOM
5 5 (4.24%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.69%) SCSM
7 2 (1.69%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.69%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.85%) OpenView
8 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.85%) MOM
8 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 117 (99.15%) Citrix
2 88 (74.58%) VMware
3 78 (66.10%) Microsoft
4 32 (27.12%) EMC
5 30 (25.42%) NetApp
6 28 (23.73%) Cisco
6 28 (23.73%) AppSense
7 25 (21.19%) Veeam
8 18 (15.25%) WatchGuard
9 12 (10.17%) HP
10 11 (9.32%) Symantec
10 11 (9.32%) 3PAR
11 10 (8.47%) Fujitsu
12 7 (5.93%) PlateSpin
12 7 (5.93%) Dell
13 4 (3.39%) IBM
14 1 (0.85%) Veritas
14 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.85%) LANDesk
14 1 (0.85%) Meridio
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