Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 245 290
Rank change year-on-year +16 +45 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 35 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 3.32% 1.60% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 16
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £53,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.58% +53.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £48,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £59,375 £44,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -

XenDesktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,053 813 1,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.10% 12.90% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 811 715 1,069
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.73%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Berkshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 14 £40,000 -
Bracknell -9 10 £47,500 -13.64%
Reading +18 8 £37,000 -35.65% 4
XenDesktop
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 33 (94.29%) Active Directory
3 30 (85.71%) XenApp
4 29 (82.86%) Windows
5 28 (80.00%) VMware
5 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (80.00%) Windows Server
6 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
7 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (57.14%) Office 365
9 19 (54.29%) SLA
10 18 (51.43%) ITIL
10 18 (51.43%) Windows 10
11 17 (48.57%) Windows 8
11 17 (48.57%) Windows 7
12 15 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (37.14%) DHCP
14 13 (37.14%) DNS
15 12 (34.29%) Cisco
16 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (25.71%) Firewall
18 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 7 (20.00%) SAN
18 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
18 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
19 6 (17.14%) LAN
19 6 (17.14%) WAN
20 5 (14.29%) Symantec
20 5 (14.29%) Clustering

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (11.43%) IIS
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (57.14%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) DHCP
1 13 (37.14%) DNS
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) SAN
4 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 6 (17.14%) WAN
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (11.43%) Internet
5 4 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
5 4 (11.43%) VLAN
6 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
6 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
6 3 (8.57%) SSL
6 3 (8.57%) Wireless
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (5.71%) Back Office
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.43%) PKI
4 3 (8.57%) Handset
4 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (51.43%) Windows 10
5 17 (48.57%) Windows 7
5 17 (48.57%) Windows 8
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (11.43%) Presales
5 4 (11.43%) Security Patching
5 4 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Server Management
6 3 (8.57%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (8.57%) Software Licensing
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Security Hardening
7 2 (5.71%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CCA
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (54.29%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (94.29%) Active Directory
2 30 (85.71%) XenApp
3 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) Firmware
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
7 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.43%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.71%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.71%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) SCSM
4 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 28 (80.00%) VMware
3 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) Symantec
6 4 (11.43%) Dell
6 4 (11.43%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Brocade
7 3 (8.57%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (8.57%) Veritas
7 3 (8.57%) Wyse
8 2 (5.71%) Apple
8 2 (5.71%) F5
8 2 (5.71%) Forcepoint
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.71%) Polycom
9 1 (2.86%) Ivanti
9 1 (2.86%) MobileIron