The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 71 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.41% 0.65% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 2.78% 8.33% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
XenDesktop
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
108 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.75% 7.78% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 94 42 47
Average salary £37,250 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.45% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,050 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Swindon

XenDesktop
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (75.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (75.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense