Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 282 298
Rank change year-on-year +42 +16 -44
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 14 13 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 1.69% 1.01% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 22
Berkshire median annual salary £53,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.57% -22.22% -25.00%
10th Percentile £48,625 £25,000 £34,125
90th Percentile £59,375 £44,250 £67,125
South East median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% - -20.00%

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 827 1290 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.00% 14.85% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 728 1087 1171
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.73% +19.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £23,279
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 November 2017. 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
Bracknell - 7 £55,000 -
Wokingham +3 2 - -
Reading +40 1 £57,500 +64.29%
XenDesktop
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) Presales
5 8 (57.14%) NetScaler
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 8 (57.14%) XenApp
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
7 6 (42.86%) SCCM
7 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (42.86%) AppSense
7 6 (42.86%) NetApp
7 6 (42.86%) Symantec
7 6 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
8 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
8 5 (35.71%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (35.71%) Clustering
8 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server

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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) NetScaler
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 4 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) SOC Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) CESG
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
2 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
4 3 (21.43%) Business Development
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Disk Encryption
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCA
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 2 (14.29%) XenServer
7 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
3 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (28.57%) SCOM
4 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (21.43%) SCOrch
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) AppSense
5 6 (42.86%) NetApp
5 6 (42.86%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Altiris
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
6 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto