The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 122 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 17 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 1.22% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 5.04% 8.18% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 27
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
337 318 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.50% 14.89% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 270 257 216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Reading

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) XenApp
2 43 (97.73%) Citrix
3 28 (63.64%) Windows
4 22 (50.00%) VMware
5 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 18 (40.91%) NetScaler
6 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (38.64%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (31.82%) XenServer
8 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
9 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 12 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 12 (27.27%) CCEE
10 11 (25.00%) SCCM
10 11 (25.00%) SCOM
10 11 (25.00%) AppSense
11 10 (22.73%) CCA
11 10 (22.73%) CCIA
12 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (15.91%) vSphere
15 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (13.64%) Migration
15 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
15 6 (13.64%) SAN
15 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
16 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
16 5 (11.36%) Finance
16 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) NetScaler
2 6 (13.64%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) LAN
3 3 (6.82%) WAN
3 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) NAS
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Consultant
2 12 (27.27%) Architect
3 11 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Citrix Support
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Citrix Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Citrix Support Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Support Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (2.27%) UNIX
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Migration
2 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.09%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.27%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (27.27%) CCEE
3 10 (22.73%) CCA
3 10 (22.73%) CCIA
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.09%) CCEA
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.82%) CCIE
6 3 (6.82%) NCDA
6 3 (6.82%) NCIE
7 2 (4.55%) MCITP
7 2 (4.55%) VCAP
7 2 (4.55%) Degree
7 2 (4.55%) MCP
8 1 (2.27%) MCSE
8 1 (2.27%) MCTS
8 1 (2.27%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (100.00%) XenApp
2 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (31.82%) XenServer
4 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 7 (15.91%) vSphere
7 5 (11.36%) Terminal Services
7 5 (11.36%) Xen
8 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) SCCM
1 11 (25.00%) SCOM
2 5 (11.36%) XenMobile
3 2 (4.55%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
4 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Citrix
2 22 (50.00%) VMware
3 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.00%) AppSense
5 3 (6.82%) NetApp
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
6 2 (4.55%) Symantec
6 2 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
7 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.27%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
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