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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 114 115 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% 0.062% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 0.99% 0.49% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £23,750 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 - £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £25,950 - £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
203 206 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.43% 12.78% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 125 150 93
Average salary £35,088 £36,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.20% -17.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,325 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £59,640
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft