The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 65 76 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.36% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 2.99% 2.06% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £24,500 £27,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.90% -59.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 97 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 12.18% 13.86% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 58 83 48
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Cardiff

XenDesktop
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Apple
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) XenServer
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Avaya
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Aastra
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) assyst
6 1 (16.67%) Remedy
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenServer
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Apple
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Aastra
4 3 (50.00%) Avaya
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Remedy