Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 239 289
Rank change year-on-year +9 +50 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 38 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.58% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 3.26% 1.37% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 2 19
Berkshire median annual salary £38,750 £53,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.91% +53.57% -14.63%
10th Percentile £34,800 £48,125 £24,400
90th Percentile £49,750 £60,375 £43,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -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 1,165 875 1,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.90% 13.92% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 918 756 1,155
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% +20.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 - 21 £40,000 -
Reading +13 7 £34,000 -40.87% 2
Bracknell -15 7 £47,500 -
XenDesktop
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 34 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 31 (81.58%) Windows
3 31 (81.58%) XenApp
3 31 (81.58%) Windows Server
4 30 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (78.95%) VMware
5 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
5 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (65.79%) Office 365
7 24 (63.16%) Windows 7
7 24 (63.16%) Windows 8
7 24 (63.16%) Windows 10
8 22 (57.89%) ITIL
9 21 (55.26%) SLA
10 19 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (36.84%) DNS
11 14 (36.84%) DHCP
12 13 (34.21%) Cisco
13 12 (31.58%) Firewall
14 11 (28.95%) LAN
14 11 (28.95%) WAN
14 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
16 7 (18.42%) Symantec
16 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
17 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
17 6 (15.79%) Network Security

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 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) DHCP
1 14 (36.84%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) LAN
3 11 (28.95%) WAN
4 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.79%) IP Telephony
5 6 (15.79%) Network Security
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (13.16%) VLAN
7 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (7.89%) SAN
8 3 (7.89%) SSL
8 3 (7.89%) Wireless
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
9 2 (5.26%) SNMP
9 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Back Office
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Network Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Security Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior IT Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Handset
3 3 (7.89%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
1 31 (81.58%) Windows Server
2 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (63.16%) Windows 10
3 24 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 24 (63.16%) Windows 8
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (13.16%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) Server Management
6 3 (7.89%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (7.89%) Software Licensing
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.26%) Informatics
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.89%) CCNA
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 31 (81.58%) XenApp
3 30 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.53%) vSphere
6 3 (7.89%) Firmware
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.89%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (78.95%) VMware
3 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco
5 7 (18.42%) Symantec
6 5 (13.16%) Apple
6 5 (13.16%) Forcepoint
6 5 (13.16%) Polycom
7 3 (7.89%) Canon
7 3 (7.89%) MobileIron
8 2 (5.26%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) Brocade
9 1 (2.63%) Dell
9 1 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (2.63%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.63%) Veritas
9 1 (2.63%) Wyse