Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 227 244 286
Rank change year-on-year +17 +42 +11
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 26 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.46% 0.21% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 2.58% 1.55% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 7
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +50.00% -22.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £48,250 £29,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,750 £39,650
South East median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% -11.76%

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 1,006 906 1,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.61% 13.75% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 787 753 997
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £73,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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
Reading - 12 £38,000 - 3
Slough - 9 £40,000 -
Bracknell -15 5 £47,500 -13.64%
XenDesktop
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 26 (100.00%) Citrix
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 20 (76.92%) XenApp
4 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
5 18 (69.23%) Windows
5 18 (69.23%) VMware
5 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (57.69%) Office 365
6 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
7 13 (50.00%) SLA
8 12 (46.15%) ITIL
8 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (46.15%) Windows 10
9 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
9 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
10 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (30.77%) Cisco
11 7 (26.92%) DHCP
11 7 (26.92%) DNS
11 7 (26.92%) Presales
12 6 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (23.08%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 6 (23.08%) SAN
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (19.23%) Firewall
13 5 (19.23%) Internet
13 5 (19.23%) LAN

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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DHCP
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) Internet
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
5 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
5 3 (11.54%) NAS
5 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (11.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Network Support
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Handset
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 12 (46.15%) Windows 10
4 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
4 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (26.92%) Presales
4 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (15.38%) Security Patching
4 4 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (11.54%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
5 3 (11.54%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (11.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Release Management
5 3 (11.54%) Security Hardening
5 3 (11.54%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Software Licensing
5 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCA
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) XenApp
3 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (23.08%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (11.54%) BitLocker
6 3 (11.54%) Firmware
7 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) AirWatch
2 3 (11.54%) Data Guard
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) SCDPM
2 3 (11.54%) SCOrch
2 3 (11.54%) SCSM
2 3 (11.54%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (69.23%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Dell
5 4 (15.38%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) Brocade
6 3 (11.54%) MobileIron
6 3 (11.54%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Veritas
6 3 (11.54%) Wyse
7 2 (7.69%) F5
7 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
8 1 (3.85%) Symantec