The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 237 260 268
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 70 81 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.64% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 5.38% 7.11% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62 77 52
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £40,000 £42,550
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £70,000 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
XenDesktop
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1300 1140 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.35% 9.06% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1041 965
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the City of London

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the City of London

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 121 (90.98%) Citrix
2 89 (66.92%) VMware
3 88 (66.17%) Microsoft
3 88 (66.17%) Windows
4 84 (63.16%) XenApp
5 68 (51.13%) ITIL
6 66 (49.62%) Active Directory
7 55 (41.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (36.09%) Degree
9 45 (33.83%) Finance
10 44 (33.08%) SAN
11 40 (30.08%) Citrix Certification
12 39 (29.32%) Cisco
13 38 (28.57%) HP
14 36 (27.07%) NetScaler
15 35 (26.32%) vSphere
15 35 (26.32%) Linux
16 34 (25.56%) CCA
16 34 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 33 (24.81%) SCCM
18 32 (24.06%) Service Management
19 31 (23.31%) Microsoft App-V
19 31 (23.31%) MS Exchange
19 31 (23.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 30 (22.56%) MS Excel
21 29 (21.80%) MS Office
21 29 (21.80%) EMC
22 28 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
23 26 (19.55%) SLA
24 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (23.31%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.29%) SharePoint
3 18 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.02%) IIS
5 11 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (5.26%) Apache
7 6 (4.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (4.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.76%) Lync
9 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (22.56%) MS Excel
2 29 (21.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Office 365
2 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (33.08%) SAN
2 36 (27.07%) NetScaler
3 23 (17.29%) LAN
4 12 (9.02%) iSCSI
4 12 (9.02%) DNS
4 12 (9.02%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (8.27%) WAN
6 10 (7.52%) DHCP
6 10 (7.52%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (6.77%) Firewall
7 9 (6.77%) VLAN
8 8 (6.02%) Network Security
9 7 (5.26%) VPN
9 7 (5.26%) VoIP
10 6 (4.51%) NAS
11 4 (3.01%) FTP
12 3 (2.26%) LDAP
13 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
14 1 (0.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle Exadata
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) MSI
2 2 (1.50%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.75%) InstallShield
General
1 45 (33.83%) Finance
2 20 (15.04%) Advertising
3 7 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (2.26%) Law
5 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (33.83%) Analyst
2 32 (24.06%) Consultant
3 28 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 25 (18.80%) Support Analyst
5 17 (12.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 9 (6.77%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Sales Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 8 (6.02%) Technical Leader
8 8 (6.02%) Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.02%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 7 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) Application Packaging
2 7 (5.26%) .NET
2 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.26%) ActiveX
3 5 (3.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 19 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 19 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 12 (9.02%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.77%) Replication
5 8 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.26%) Clustering
7 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.50%) Symmetrix
7 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.50%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.50%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.75%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 88 (66.17%) Windows
2 35 (26.32%) Linux
3 28 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (9.02%) Windows 7
6 12 (9.02%) Debian
7 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.02%) UNIX
9 7 (5.26%) CentOS
10 6 (4.51%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.01%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (51.13%) ITIL
2 32 (24.06%) Service Management
3 21 (15.79%) Information Security
4 14 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 13 (9.77%) Information Security Management
5 13 (9.77%) Security Management
6 12 (9.02%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.77%) Time Management
8 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.02%) Software Distribution
9 8 (6.02%) Line Management
9 8 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.26%) BCP
10 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.26%) CRM
10 7 (5.26%) Migration
10 7 (5.26%) Business Development
10 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.54%) SQL
2 10 (7.52%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.26%) VB
3 7 (5.26%) VBA
4 2 (1.50%) R
5 1 (0.75%) Java
5 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (36.09%) Degree
2 40 (30.08%) Citrix Certification
3 34 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (25.56%) CCA
4 31 (23.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (15.79%) MCSE
6 18 (13.53%) MCSA
7 13 (9.77%) CCNA
7 13 (9.77%) MCP
7 13 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (8.27%) CCEA
9 8 (6.02%) MCITP
10 7 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (4.51%) CCIA
12 5 (3.76%) VCAP
13 2 (1.50%) VCP5
13 2 (1.50%) NCIE
13 2 (1.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.55%) SLA
2 7 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 84 (63.16%) XenApp
2 66 (49.62%) Active Directory
3 55 (41.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (26.32%) vSphere
5 31 (23.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 20 (15.04%) Hyper-V
7 16 (12.03%) XenServer
8 9 (6.77%) VMware ESX
9 8 (6.02%) vCloud
10 5 (3.76%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (2.26%) NFS
12 2 (1.50%) Xen
13 1 (0.75%) Firmware
13 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (24.81%) SCCM
2 25 (18.80%) XenMobile
3 10 (7.52%) SCOM
4 8 (6.02%) WMI
5 7 (5.26%) AirWatch
6 6 (4.51%) EdgeSight
7 5 (3.76%) Data Guard
8 4 (3.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (2.26%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.50%) WSUS
10 2 (1.50%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.50%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 121 (90.98%) Citrix
2 89 (66.92%) VMware
3 88 (66.17%) Microsoft
4 39 (29.32%) Cisco
5 38 (28.57%) HP
6 29 (21.80%) EMC
7 23 (17.29%) AppSense
8 22 (16.54%) NetApp
9 15 (11.28%) Veeam
10 13 (9.77%) Oracle
11 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
11 8 (6.02%) Symantec
12 7 (5.26%) WorldPay
13 6 (4.51%) Dell
13 6 (4.51%) CommVault
14 3 (2.26%) LANDesk
15 2 (1.50%) McAfee
15 2 (1.50%) TOWER Software
15 2 (1.50%) Infoblox
15 2 (1.50%) Hitachi
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k Basic + Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago