Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 138 144
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.98% 0.86% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 6.62% 6.30% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 8
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £40,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.25% +49.53% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £42,625 £47,500 £38,750
UK median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.88% -5.88% -5.56%

XenDesktop is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 302 365 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.77% 13.69% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 274 284 262
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £18,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +20 15 £31,500 -21.25% 1
West Wales - 5 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (90.00%) Office 365
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (90.00%) Hyper-V
2 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) VirtualBox
3 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (25.00%) Email Management
4 5 (25.00%) AppDynamics
4 5 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
4 5 (25.00%) Mimecast
4 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 5 (25.00%) IIS

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 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (75.00%) IT Engineer
2 15 (75.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) CentOS
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
2 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Email Management
2 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.00%) Email Filtering
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSA
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 18 (90.00%) Hyper-V
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (75.00%) VirtualBox
4 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (15.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (10.00%) Avaya
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (10.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat