The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 86 77
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.089% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category - 0.84% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
136 119 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.90% 10.55% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 125 105 81
Average salary £33,000 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
XenDesktop
Wales

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 31 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) XenServer
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (50.00%) MetaFrame
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Remedy
4 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) vCloud
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Local Government
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Legal

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) XenServer
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (50.00%) MetaFrame
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) vCloud
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Mitel
5 1 (16.67%) ProCurve