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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 73 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% - 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 6.76% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
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
74 127 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.11% 13.53% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 67 107 78
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +12.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £36,600 £33,775
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Veeam
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (71.43%) MCTS
3 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) PlateSpin
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
3 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
3 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) EMC
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) VCAP
3 5 (71.43%) EqualLogic
3 5 (71.43%) NCDA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (71.43%) MCTS
1 5 (71.43%) MCITP
1 5 (71.43%) NCDA
1 5 (71.43%) NCIE
1 5 (71.43%) VCAP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (71.43%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
3 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Veeam
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) PlateSpin
3 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu