The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 77 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.77% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 11.48% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -26.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
XenDesktop
Oxfordshire

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

System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
96 61 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.65% 6.73% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 84 58 105
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCEA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCEA
1 1 (33.33%) CCAA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAP