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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 113 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.18% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 1.31% 1.49% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +32.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
153 202 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.11% 12.10% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 170 164
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 +7 2 £50,000 -9.09%
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) vSphere
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (58.33%) MCTS
4 7 (58.33%) MCITP
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Dell
4 7 (58.33%) MCSE
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (50.00%) Symantec
5 6 (50.00%) Veeam
5 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (41.67%) PlateSpin
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) XenServer
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) EqualLogic
6 5 (41.67%) NCDA
6 5 (41.67%) NCIE

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
1 2 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) EqualLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCSE
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (58.33%) MCTS
1 7 (58.33%) MCITP
2 5 (41.67%) NCDA
2 5 (41.67%) NCIE
2 5 (41.67%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) vSphere
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
4 5 (41.67%) XenServer
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Dell
4 6 (50.00%) Symantec
4 6 (50.00%) Veeam
5 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 5 (41.67%) PlateSpin
5 5 (41.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu