The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 93 87 95
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 0.58% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 4.27% 4.17% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £28,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.42% -1.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -8.42%
XenDesktop
UK

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

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
164 168 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.85% 13.91% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 137 148 79
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £39,800 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
South Wales -5 6 £55,000 +96.42%
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Lync
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) Computacenter
3 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Business Development
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) CGI
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) GIS
3 4 (57.14%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) GIS
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) DFS Replication
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) Computacenter