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

Citrix XenDesktop
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 71
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 1.87% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category - 15.85% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £33,750 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.16%  
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 Cardiff with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 31 82 82
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 6.19% 11.80% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 66
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,934
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +0.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in 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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

XenDesktop
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware