The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 111 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 1.00% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 4.14% 10.19% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 9
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,500 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
XenDesktop
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
169 157 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.31% 9.86% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 144 121 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Cambridge

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 5 (38.46%) ISA Server
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec
5 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) CCA
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Dell

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCA
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Dell KACE
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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