The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 90 77
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category - 3.28% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
XenDesktop
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
144 122 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.08% 10.84% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 138 109 106
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in South Wales

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) MetaFrame
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) vCloud
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) MetaFrame
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago