The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
South West / Dorset
Rank 51 72 94
Rank change year-on-year +21 +22  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.53% 1.82% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 14.29% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Median salary £47,500 £30,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.02% -19.33%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 40 91 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 10.58% 12.75% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 78 98
Median salary £42,500 £30,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.49% -19.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Dorset

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 2 £47,500 -
XenDesktop
South West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Dorset region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
1 24 (100.00%) XenApp
2 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (87.50%) SAN
2 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 21 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 21 (87.50%) Office 365
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (12.50%) Xen
3 3 (12.50%) QA
3 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Cognizant

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 21 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (87.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (87.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 21 (87.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 21 (87.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 21 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Team Leader
3 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
1 21 (87.50%) Windows Server
1 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
1 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
1 3 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (4.17%) Analytics
2 1 (4.17%) Information Security
2 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) XenApp
2 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Cognizant