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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 95 103 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.26% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 1.57% 1.44% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £22,500 £67,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% +117.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -11.11%
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
191 139 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.28% 11.46% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 175 118 139
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -4 2 £22,500 -66.66%
Monmouthshire - 1 £32,500 -
XenDesktop
Wales

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (85.71%) XenServer
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) EqualLogic
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Nexenta
5 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (28.57%) ITSM
6 2 (28.57%) Avaya
6 2 (28.57%) Service Management

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) EqualLogic
1 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenServer
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Nexenta
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Aastra
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) VMware