The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 86 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.61% 1.49% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 5.47% 11.19% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 4
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £29,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -4.44%
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
128 143 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.18% 13.28% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 107 134 114
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -18 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Dunstable -4 2 £33,000 -40.00%
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) XenApp
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) XenServer
4 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (64.29%) DHCP
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (64.29%) DNS
5 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 9 (64.29%) Firewall
5 9 (64.29%) MCITP
6 8 (57.14%) CCA
6 8 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (50.00%) SAN
7 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (42.86%) MCP
8 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
8 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
9 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
9 5 (35.71%) Wyse
9 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
9 5 (35.71%) IIS
9 5 (35.71%) ITIL
9 5 (35.71%) HP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) Lync
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) SSL
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
4 4 (28.57%) NAS
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
6 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Wintel Support
3 4 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
1 5 (35.71%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (64.29%) MCITP
2 8 (57.14%) CCA
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (42.86%) MCP
4 5 (35.71%) CCIA
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (28.57%) MCTS
6 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 1 (7.14%) MCSA
7 1 (7.14%) VCAP
7 1 (7.14%) NCDA
7 1 (7.14%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) XenApp
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) XenServer
4 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (21.43%) NFS
6 3 (21.43%) vSphere
7 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Wyse
3 5 (35.71%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) LANDesk
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) CommVault
6 2 (14.29%) AppSense
7 1 (7.14%) PlateSpin
7 1 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam