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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 192 180 167
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 32 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.80% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 4.54% 5.98% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 44
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.55% -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
705 719 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.12% 13.41% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 523 551 446
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,800
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 5 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 5 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
Maidenhead +3 9 £47,500 -
Bracknell -8 9 £50,000 -6.54% 1
Slough - 5 £46,500 -
Newbury -5 2 £45,000 -9.54%
Reading -21 2 £55,000 - 1
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 69 (95.83%) Citrix
2 63 (87.50%) XenApp
3 60 (83.33%) VMware
4 56 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (70.83%) Citrix Certification
6 45 (62.50%) CCA
6 45 (62.50%) Windows
7 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
7 43 (59.72%) vSphere
8 36 (50.00%) Hyper-V
9 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
10 33 (45.83%) Microsoft App-V
11 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (40.28%) ITIL
13 28 (38.89%) Cisco
13 28 (38.89%) CCEE
13 28 (38.89%) NetScaler
14 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (33.33%) MS Exchange
15 24 (33.33%) XenServer
16 23 (31.94%) SAN
17 22 (30.56%) DHCP
17 22 (30.56%) SQL
17 22 (30.56%) AppSense
18 21 (29.17%) SCCM
19 19 (26.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 19 (26.39%) DNS
20 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
20 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
21 17 (23.61%) Windows XP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 24 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.33%) Lync
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.89%) NetScaler
2 23 (31.94%) SAN
3 22 (30.56%) DHCP
4 19 (26.39%) DNS
5 17 (23.61%) iSCSI
6 16 (22.22%) Wireshark
7 10 (13.89%) Firewall
8 8 (11.11%) LAN
8 8 (11.11%) WAN
9 7 (9.72%) VLAN
10 6 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.33%) WAAS
10 6 (8.33%) VPN
11 5 (6.94%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (5.56%) SNMP
13 3 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Consultant
2 18 (25.00%) Architect
3 15 (20.83%) Technical Support
4 12 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
7 8 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Citrix Architect
8 7 (9.72%) Citrix Support
9 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
10 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 4 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
11 4 (5.56%) Technical Support Team Leader
11 4 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
11 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
11 4 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
11 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
1 2 (2.78%) Web Services
1 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) CLARiiON
1 3 (4.17%) Celerra
1 3 (4.17%) FlexPod
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.39%) DTV
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (62.50%) Windows
2 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.61%) Windows XP
5 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 10 (13.89%) Linux
7 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.78%) AIX
8 2 (2.78%) Solaris
8 2 (2.78%) UNIX
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) ITIL
2 16 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.72%) ITIL V3
6 6 (8.33%) Coaching
7 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.56%) Operations Management
7 4 (5.56%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.17%) CRM
9 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.78%) ITSM
9 2 (2.78%) Migration
9 2 (2.78%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.78%) Network Design
9 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.78%) Logistics
9 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.56%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (70.83%) Citrix Certification
2 45 (62.50%) CCA
3 28 (38.89%) CCEE
4 19 (26.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (22.22%) MCSE
7 15 (20.83%) CCIA
8 11 (15.28%) VCP5
9 10 (13.89%) VTSP
10 8 (11.11%) VCAP
10 8 (11.11%) CCAA
11 6 (8.33%) NCDA
11 6 (8.33%) NCIE
11 6 (8.33%) CCEA
12 5 (6.94%) MCTS
12 5 (6.94%) MCITP
13 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (87.50%) XenApp
2 56 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (59.72%) vSphere
4 36 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
6 33 (45.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 24 (33.33%) XenServer
8 16 (22.22%) Terminal Services
9 10 (13.89%) vCloud
10 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (6.94%) VMware ESX
12 4 (5.56%) Samba
13 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (29.17%) SCCM
2 16 (22.22%) SCOM
2 16 (22.22%) EdgeSight
3 13 (18.06%) XenMobile
4 4 (5.56%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 69 (95.83%) Citrix
2 60 (83.33%) VMware
3 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
4 28 (38.89%) Cisco
5 22 (30.56%) AppSense
6 14 (19.44%) NetApp
7 13 (18.06%) HP
8 12 (16.67%) EMC
9 9 (12.50%) 3PAR
10 6 (8.33%) Fujitsu
10 6 (8.33%) IBM
11 4 (5.56%) Oracle
11 4 (5.56%) ProCurve
11 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.56%) Brocade
12 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.39%) Dell
13 1 (1.39%) SAP
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