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

Citrix XenDesktop
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 68 97
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.69% 2.15% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 16.11% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 5
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +50.94%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 80 149 140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 11.03% 13.34% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 72 128 118
Median salary £29,000 £36,689 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.95% +1.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in South Wales

XenDesktop
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Newport +11 5 £29,000 -31.76%
XenDesktop
Wales

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

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) VirtualBox
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) IT Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Apple