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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 84 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.09% 0.24% -
As % of the System Software category 8.16% 2.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £26,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
147 134 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.32% 10.59% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 133 121 149
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in South Wales

XenDesktop
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 7 £45,000 +69.81%
Bridgend - 1 £40,000 -
Newport - 1 £55,000 -
XenDesktop
Wales

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (67.86%) XenApp
4 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (50.00%) Unix
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle
4 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (50.00%) HP
5 9 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (32.14%) SAN
5 9 (32.14%) Symantec
5 9 (32.14%) Remedy
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
5 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
5 9 (32.14%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (32.14%) XenServer
5 9 (32.14%) vSphere
5 9 (32.14%) NetBackup
5 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
5 9 (32.14%) Application Packaging
5 9 (32.14%) vCloud
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Local Government
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Citrix Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) CGI
2 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Application Packaging
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Change Control
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.86%) SIEM
4 3 (10.71%) Coaching
5 1 (3.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Certification
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) CCA
3 2 (7.14%) CCEA
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (67.86%) XenApp
2 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) vCloud
3 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (32.14%) vSphere
3 9 (32.14%) XenServer
4 5 (17.86%) MetaFrame
4 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
1 9 (32.14%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (32.14%) NetBackup
2 5 (17.86%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (17.86%) WSUS
2 5 (17.86%) XenMobile
3 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) VMware
4 14 (50.00%) HP
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) Remedy
5 9 (32.14%) Symantec
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (17.86%) Dell
6 5 (17.86%) Intel Security
6 5 (17.86%) Veeam
7 2 (7.14%) Dell Compellent