The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 138 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.84% 1.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.03% 5.60% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 22
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
XenDesktop
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
291 339 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.30% 15.07% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 204 281 198
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Reading

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Reading

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (89.66%) VMware
2 26 (89.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (82.76%) Citrix Certification
4 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
5 19 (65.52%) XenApp
5 19 (65.52%) CCEE
6 18 (62.07%) vSphere
7 17 (58.62%) CCA
7 17 (58.62%) NetApp
7 17 (58.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (55.17%) Cisco
8 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
9 15 (51.72%) vCloud
9 15 (51.72%) NetScaler
9 15 (51.72%) VTSP
9 15 (51.72%) XenMobile
9 15 (51.72%) EMC
10 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
11 12 (41.38%) Windows
11 12 (41.38%) MCSE
11 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (41.38%) CCIA
12 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
13 10 (34.48%) CCEA
13 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (34.48%) NCDA
13 10 (34.48%) NCIE
13 10 (34.48%) VCAP
13 10 (34.48%) WAAS

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (17.24%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) NetScaler
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (34.48%) WAAS
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Consultant
2 15 (51.72%) Architect
3 9 (31.03%) Virtualisation Architect
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (17.24%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Storage Architect
6 5 (17.24%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 5 (17.24%) FlexPod Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Technology Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Architect
8 2 (6.90%) VMware Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Citrix Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Mobility Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix Technical Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) SCCM Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) CLARiiON
1 5 (17.24%) Celerra
1 5 (17.24%) FlexPod
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) AIX
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) CRM
1 5 (17.24%) Operations Management
2 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Citrix Certification
2 19 (65.52%) CCEE
3 17 (58.62%) CCA
3 17 (58.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (51.72%) VTSP
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (41.38%) CCIA
5 12 (41.38%) MCSE
6 10 (34.48%) CCEA
6 10 (34.48%) NCDA
6 10 (34.48%) NCIE
6 10 (34.48%) VCAP
7 7 (24.14%) MCTS
7 7 (24.14%) MCITP
8 5 (17.24%) VCP5
System Software
1 26 (89.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (65.52%) XenApp
3 18 (62.07%) vSphere
4 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
5 15 (51.72%) vCloud
6 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.69%) XenServer
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) XenMobile
2 4 (13.79%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (89.66%) VMware
3 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (58.62%) NetApp
5 16 (55.17%) Cisco
6 15 (51.72%) EMC
7 8 (27.59%) HP
8 7 (24.14%) IBM
8 7 (24.14%) 3PAR
9 4 (13.79%) AppSense
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle
10 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
11 1 (3.45%) Dell
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