The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 115 121 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.59% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 3.13% 7.14% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +11.76%
System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
128 168 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.01% 8.29% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 99 127 107
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,143 £25,819 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
Cambridgeshire

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 16 April 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 13 (68.42%) SAN
3 13 (68.42%) NetApp
4 12 (63.16%) HP
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
5 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
5 11 (57.89%) Blackberry
5 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (52.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (52.63%) SCCM
6 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
6 10 (52.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (52.63%) ISA Server
6 10 (52.63%) Symantec
7 8 (42.11%) XenApp
7 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
9 4 (21.05%) DHCP
9 4 (21.05%) DNS
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (21.05%) Information Security
9 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
1 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
1 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (52.63%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Support Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
1 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCEA
2 4 (21.05%) CCIA
2 4 (21.05%) CCEE
3 3 (15.79%) CCA
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) NCDA
4 2 (10.53%) NCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCAA
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) ISA Server
3 8 (42.11%) XenApp
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) XenServer
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 13 (68.42%) NetApp
4 12 (63.16%) HP
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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