The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 91 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.57% 0.32% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 4.38% 4.71% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £28,000 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -32.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
160 85 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.03% 6.83% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 145 79 114
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £42,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Wales

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Wales

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Wales

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 7 £28,000 -1.75%
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) SAN
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) HP
2 18 (94.74%) vSphere
3 17 (89.47%) Hyper-V
3 17 (89.47%) XenServer
3 17 (89.47%) MS Excel
3 17 (89.47%) Oracle
4 16 (84.21%) UNIX
4 16 (84.21%) NetBackup
4 16 (84.21%) Backup Exec
4 16 (84.21%) Terminal Services
4 16 (84.21%) MetaFrame
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle Certification
4 16 (84.21%) Symantec
4 16 (84.21%) Remedy
4 16 (84.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
4 16 (84.21%) HP Data Protector
4 16 (84.21%) vCloud
5 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Local Government
6 7 (36.84%) Legal
7 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) Active Directory

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (89.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Local Government
1 7 (36.84%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
1 1 (5.26%) Migration
1 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
1 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (5.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle Certification
2 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) vSphere
2 17 (89.47%) Hyper-V
2 17 (89.47%) XenServer
3 16 (84.21%) Terminal Services
3 16 (84.21%) MetaFrame
3 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (84.21%) vCloud
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) NetBackup
1 16 (84.21%) Backup Exec
1 16 (84.21%) Norton AntiVirus
1 16 (84.21%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) HP
3 17 (89.47%) Oracle
4 16 (84.21%) Symantec
4 16 (84.21%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) ProCurve