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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 206 210
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.22% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 1.47% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 13
Median salary £57,500 £25,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +130.00% -45.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -  

XenDesktop is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 488 678 681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.93% 15.06% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 422 576 492
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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
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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +27 1 £57,500 -
XenDesktop
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) XenApp
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
3 6 (75.00%) SCOM
3 6 (75.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Terminal Services
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) CCA
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) EdgeSight
3 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (62.50%) AppSense
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (50.00%) Time Management
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) XenServer

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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCA
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) XenServer
5 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) EdgeSight
1 6 (75.00%) SCOM
2 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) AppSense
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) Altiris
6 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec