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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 113 116 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 28 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 0.80% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 7.71% 4.26% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 26
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,200 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
363 423 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.45% 18.76% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 231 355 191
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 28 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Reading

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (97.87%) Citrix
2 38 (80.85%) XenApp
3 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
4 26 (55.32%) VMware
5 25 (53.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 24 (51.06%) Citrix Certification
6 24 (51.06%) NetScaler
7 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
7 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (42.55%) Windows
9 18 (38.30%) Hyper-V
10 16 (34.04%) CCA
10 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
11 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
11 14 (29.79%) XenMobile
11 14 (29.79%) XenServer
12 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (25.53%) CCEE
14 11 (23.40%) vSphere
14 11 (23.40%) EMC
15 10 (21.28%) Cisco
15 10 (21.28%) AppSense
15 10 (21.28%) CCIA
16 9 (19.15%) NCDA
16 9 (19.15%) NCIE
16 9 (19.15%) MCTS
16 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (19.15%) NetApp
17 8 (17.02%) MCSE
17 8 (17.02%) MCITP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Lync
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) NetScaler
2 8 (17.02%) WAAS
2 8 (17.02%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) NAS
4 2 (4.26%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Consultant
2 17 (36.17%) Architect
3 13 (27.66%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Citrix Support
6 5 (10.64%) Citrix Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Technology Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) FlexPod Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Storage Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Virtualisation Architect
7 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.51%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) FlexPod
1 4 (8.51%) Celerra
1 4 (8.51%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.26%) Linux
6 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Migration
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL
2 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.13%) Project Management
3 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (34.04%) CCA
3 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (25.53%) CCEE
5 10 (21.28%) CCIA
6 9 (19.15%) NCDA
6 9 (19.15%) NCIE
6 9 (19.15%) MCTS
6 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (17.02%) MCSE
7 8 (17.02%) MCITP
7 8 (17.02%) VTSP
8 6 (12.77%) CCEA
9 5 (10.64%) VCAP
10 1 (2.13%) CCIE
10 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (80.85%) XenApp
2 25 (53.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
3 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (38.30%) Hyper-V
5 14 (29.79%) XenServer
6 11 (23.40%) vSphere
7 8 (17.02%) vCloud
8 4 (8.51%) Xen
9 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
10 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) XenMobile
2 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.26%) SCSM
3 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Citrix
2 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
3 26 (55.32%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) EMC
5 10 (21.28%) Cisco
5 10 (21.28%) AppSense
6 9 (19.15%) NetApp
7 4 (8.51%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.51%) HP
8 2 (4.26%) Symantec
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle
9 1 (2.13%) Dell
9 1 (2.13%) Veeam
9 1 (2.13%) PlateSpin
9 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
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