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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 137 120 105
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.93% 1.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 6.19% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 23
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
XenDesktop
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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
298 339 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.43% 14.95% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 224 264 194
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,030
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Reading

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (83.33%) VMware
2 30 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 22 (61.11%) CCA
4 22 (61.11%) XenApp
5 21 (58.33%) vSphere
5 21 (58.33%) CCEE
5 21 (58.33%) NetApp
5 21 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (55.56%) Cisco
6 20 (55.56%) Hyper-V
7 19 (52.78%) vCloud
7 19 (52.78%) VTSP
7 19 (52.78%) EMC
8 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
8 17 (47.22%) NetScaler
9 16 (44.44%) XenMobile
9 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
10 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (41.67%) MCSE
10 15 (41.67%) CCIA
11 14 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (38.89%) WAAS
11 14 (38.89%) NCDA
11 14 (38.89%) NCIE
11 14 (38.89%) Windows
11 14 (38.89%) CCEA
12 13 (36.11%) VCAP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) NetScaler
2 14 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (38.89%) WAAS
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Architect
1 18 (50.00%) Consultant
2 12 (33.33%) Virtualisation Architect
3 9 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (22.22%) Storage Architect
4 8 (22.22%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 8 (22.22%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) Technology Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) FlexPod Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Celerra
1 8 (22.22%) CLARiiON
2 6 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) AIX
5 2 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Operations Management
1 5 (13.89%) CRM
2 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.78%) Migration
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (61.11%) CCA
3 21 (58.33%) CCEE
3 21 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (52.78%) VTSP
5 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (41.67%) MCSE
5 15 (41.67%) CCIA
6 14 (38.89%) NCDA
6 14 (38.89%) NCIE
6 14 (38.89%) CCEA
7 13 (36.11%) VCAP
8 10 (27.78%) MCITP
8 10 (27.78%) MCTS
9 5 (13.89%) VCP5
System Software
1 30 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (61.11%) XenApp
3 21 (58.33%) vSphere
4 20 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 19 (52.78%) vCloud
6 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (19.44%) XenServer
8 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) XenMobile
2 4 (11.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (83.33%) VMware
3 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 21 (58.33%) NetApp
5 20 (55.56%) Cisco
6 19 (52.78%) EMC
7 10 (27.78%) 3PAR
8 8 (22.22%) HP
9 7 (19.44%) IBM
10 5 (13.89%) AppSense
11 2 (5.56%) Oracle
11 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.78%) Dell
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