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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 69 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.65% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 9.62% 0.84% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 119 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.73% 12.32% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 102 60
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 25 July 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Dell
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (91.67%) vSphere
3 8 (66.67%) Symantec
3 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
4 7 (58.33%) Fujitsu
4 7 (58.33%) WSUS
4 7 (58.33%) Apple
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (58.33%) SAS
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) Lync
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) iSCSI
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
5 6 (50.00%) Veeam
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
6 5 (41.67%) NetBackup

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (58.33%) SAS
1 7 (58.33%) Lync
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) iSCSI
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (41.67%) MCTS
1 5 (41.67%) MCITP
1 5 (41.67%) NCDA
1 5 (41.67%) NCIE
1 5 (41.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (91.67%) vSphere
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (41.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 7 (58.33%) WSUS
3 6 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Dell
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Symantec
3 7 (58.33%) Fujitsu
3 7 (58.33%) Apple
4 6 (50.00%) Veeam
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) PlateSpin
5 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 5 (41.67%) EMC