The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 70 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.22% 3.77% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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 Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.52% 17.21% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 72 87 92
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Slough

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Slough

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas