The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 107 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.45% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 4.67% 1.82% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% +4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.27%
XenDesktop
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
150 220 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.72% 12.60% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 128 185 136
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £23,800 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 5 £50,000 -
Banbury - 2 - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) XenApp
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) vSphere
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) HP
4 11 (61.11%) Dell
4 11 (61.11%) SAN
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
4 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) SCCM
7 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 7 (38.89%) MCSE
8 7 (38.89%) Symantec
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (38.89%) MCTS
8 7 (38.89%) MCITP
8 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
8 7 (38.89%) Veeam
9 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
9 6 (33.33%) XenServer
9 6 (33.33%) EMC

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (27.78%) SAS
1 5 (27.78%) Lync
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Support Technician
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
1 5 (27.78%) EqualLogic
1 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (38.89%) MCSE
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) MCTS
2 7 (38.89%) MCITP
3 5 (27.78%) NCDA
3 5 (27.78%) NCIE
3 5 (27.78%) VCAP
4 1 (5.56%) CCA
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) XenApp
2 12 (66.67%) vSphere
3 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
3 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) XenServer
6 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
3 5 (27.78%) WSUS
3 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) HP
3 11 (61.11%) Dell
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Symantec
5 7 (38.89%) Veeam
6 6 (33.33%) EMC
7 5 (27.78%) NetApp
7 5 (27.78%) Apple
7 5 (27.78%) PlateSpin
7 5 (27.78%) Fujitsu
8 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco