The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 76 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 9 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.98% 0.70% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 14.75% 7.53% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £53,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 93 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.64% 9.26% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 56 86 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
Oxfordshire

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Oxford

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
1 18 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (100.00%) XenApp
2 15 (83.33%) vSphere
2 15 (83.33%) HP
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) SAN
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (61.11%) Fujitsu
5 11 (61.11%) WSUS
5 11 (61.11%) SCCM
5 11 (61.11%) iSCSI
5 11 (61.11%) Lync
5 11 (61.11%) Apple
5 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 11 (61.11%) SAS
5 11 (61.11%) DHCP
5 11 (61.11%) Dell
6 10 (55.56%) DNS
6 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
7 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
7 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (61.11%) Lync
1 11 (61.11%) SAS
2 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) SAN
2 11 (61.11%) iSCSI
2 11 (61.11%) DHCP
3 10 (55.56%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (33.33%) CCIA
2 6 (33.33%) CCEE
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (27.78%) CCEA
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MCITP
5 3 (16.67%) CCA
5 3 (16.67%) CCAA
6 2 (11.11%) VCAP
6 2 (11.11%) NCDA
6 2 (11.11%) NCIE
7 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (100.00%) XenApp
2 15 (83.33%) vSphere
3 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) XenServer
6 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) WSUS
1 11 (61.11%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) HP
3 11 (61.11%) Fujitsu
3 11 (61.11%) Apple
3 11 (61.11%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) Veeam
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) AppSense