The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 75 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.28% 0.29% -
As % of the System Software category 2.11% 3.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -11.11%
XenDesktop
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
95 65 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.38% 9.59% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 82 54 53
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Cardiff region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Cardiff

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) XenServer
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (50.00%) Nexenta
3 3 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 3 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) XenServer
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Nexenta
3 1 (16.67%) Aastra
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya