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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 65 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% 0.34% -
As % of the System Software category 2.82% 2.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £20,000 £37,252 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
71 91 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.74% 15.27% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 55 80 43
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) DFS Replication

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (50.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
1 2 (50.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware