The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 77 99
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.70% 1.86% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 6.31% 13.41% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 111 179 152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 11.17% 13.89% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 102 139 129
Median salary £36,116 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £23,000
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Wales

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Wales

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the 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
South Wales 0 5 £29,000 -27.50%
West Wales - 2 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) VirtualBox
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) SCOrch
4 2 (22.22%) SCSM
4 2 (22.22%) Email Management
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
4 2 (22.22%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Application Performance Monitoring

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) IT Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
2 2 (22.22%) Email Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) VirtualBox
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOrch
1 2 (22.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
3 2 (22.22%) Apple