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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 139 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 6 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 0.96% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 1.70% 6.13% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 19
Average salary £47,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £67,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
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
353 375 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.47% 15.59% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 245 241 376
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,982 £30,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) XenApp
4 11 (73.33%) Terminal Services
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (60.00%) SCCM
6 9 (60.00%) Lync
6 9 (60.00%) Migration
7 8 (53.33%) Service Management
7 8 (53.33%) GIS
7 8 (53.33%) ITSM
7 8 (53.33%) Dell
7 8 (53.33%) CGI
7 8 (53.33%) MS Office
7 8 (53.33%) ITIL
7 8 (53.33%) Office 365
7 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
7 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
7 8 (53.33%) Computacenter
7 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (53.33%) Business Development
8 6 (40.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) MCSE
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (20.00%) Product Management
10 2 (13.33%) vSphere
10 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
10 2 (13.33%) AppSense

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (60.00%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Solutions Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Mobility Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Service Management
2 8 (53.33%) ITSM
2 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (53.33%) Business Development
3 3 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCIA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) XenApp
2 11 (73.33%) Terminal Services
3 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Dell
4 8 (53.33%) Computacenter
5 2 (13.33%) AppSense
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Inc. Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago