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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 238 242 259
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 71 76 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 7.84% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 50
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
1278 970 1125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.30% 9.20% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 886 971
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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.

1 129 (89.58%) Citrix
2 108 (75.00%) XenApp
3 99 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 98 (68.06%) Windows
5 87 (60.42%) VMware
6 71 (49.31%) Active Directory
7 58 (40.28%) ITIL
8 56 (38.89%) Finance
8 56 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (32.64%) SAN
10 43 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 37 (25.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 36 (25.00%) AppSense
12 36 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 36 (25.00%) NetScaler
13 35 (24.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 34 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (23.61%) HP
14 34 (23.61%) EMC
15 33 (22.92%) Linux
16 32 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
16 32 (22.22%) vSphere
17 29 (20.14%) Degree
18 28 (19.44%) Cisco
18 28 (19.44%) SCCM
19 26 (18.06%) NetApp
19 26 (18.06%) XenMobile
20 25 (17.36%) CCA
20 25 (17.36%) XenServer
20 25 (17.36%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 36 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (15.97%) SharePoint
2 23 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (9.72%) IIS
5 9 (6.25%) Lync
6 7 (4.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (4.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.17%) Apache
8 5 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) Office 365
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (32.64%) SAN
2 36 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 19 (13.19%) LAN
4 15 (10.42%) DNS
5 14 (9.72%) iSCSI
5 14 (9.72%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (9.03%) DHCP
7 11 (7.64%) Firewall
8 10 (6.94%) NAS
9 9 (6.25%) VLAN
9 9 (6.25%) WAN
9 9 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
10 8 (5.56%) VPN
11 7 (4.86%) VoIP
11 7 (4.86%) Network Security
12 5 (3.47%) LDAP
13 4 (2.78%) FTP
14 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
14 2 (1.39%) SSL
15 1 (0.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.47%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (6.25%) MSI
2 3 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (38.89%) Finance
2 16 (11.11%) Banking
3 15 (10.42%) Advertising
4 5 (3.47%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.08%) Legal
6 2 (1.39%) Law
6 2 (1.39%) Retail
6 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (20.14%) Analyst
2 26 (18.06%) Consultant
3 21 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (13.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (7.64%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.94%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
8 8 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Designer
9 7 (4.86%) Architect
9 7 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.86%) SCCM Consultant
10 6 (4.17%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) Thin Client
1 17 (11.81%) Fat Client
2 13 (9.03%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.94%) Clustering
4 8 (5.56%) Replication
5 6 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.78%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.78%) Symmetrix
8 2 (1.39%) User Experience
9 1 (0.69%) Statistics
9 1 (0.69%) DTV
9 1 (0.69%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 98 (68.06%) Windows
2 43 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (24.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (22.92%) Linux
5 24 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 16 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (6.25%) Debian
9 8 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.17%) CentOS
10 6 (4.17%) UNIX
11 4 (2.78%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.39%) VMS
13 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.28%) ITIL
2 17 (11.81%) Service Management
2 17 (11.81%) Information Security
3 14 (9.72%) Mentoring
4 13 (9.03%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (6.25%) Information Security Management
6 9 (6.25%) Security Management
7 8 (5.56%) Software Distribution
8 7 (4.86%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.17%) Business Development
9 6 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.17%) Migration
9 6 (4.17%) Line Management
10 5 (3.47%) Project Management
10 5 (3.47%) SOA
10 5 (3.47%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (2.78%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.11%) SQL
2 15 (10.42%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.39%) R
3 2 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
3 29 (20.14%) Degree
4 25 (17.36%) CCA
5 21 (14.58%) MCSE
6 20 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (11.11%) MCSA
8 14 (9.72%) MCP
9 11 (7.64%) MCITP
10 10 (6.94%) CCNA
10 10 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (5.56%) CCEA
13 6 (4.17%) CCIA
14 5 (3.47%) VCP4
15 3 (2.08%) VCAP
16 2 (1.39%) VCP5
16 2 (1.39%) NCIE
17 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 1 (0.69%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.97%) SLA
2 4 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 108 (75.00%) XenApp
2 71 (49.31%) Active Directory
3 56 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (25.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 32 (22.22%) vSphere
6 25 (17.36%) Hyper-V
6 25 (17.36%) XenServer
7 11 (7.64%) VMware ESX
8 9 (6.25%) vCloud
9 5 (3.47%) NFS
9 5 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.69%) Xen
11 1 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (19.44%) SCCM
2 26 (18.06%) XenMobile
3 11 (7.64%) SCOM
4 9 (6.25%) WMI
5 6 (4.17%) EdgeSight
5 6 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (3.47%) HP SIM
6 5 (3.47%) Data Guard
7 4 (2.78%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.39%) AppDNA
8 2 (1.39%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.69%) WSUS
9 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 129 (89.58%) Citrix
2 99 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 87 (60.42%) VMware
4 36 (25.00%) AppSense
5 34 (23.61%) HP
5 34 (23.61%) EMC
6 28 (19.44%) Cisco
7 26 (18.06%) NetApp
8 19 (13.19%) LANDesk
9 15 (10.42%) Oracle
10 11 (7.64%) Symantec
11 8 (5.56%) Dell
12 7 (4.86%) Veeam
13 6 (4.17%) Red Hat
14 4 (2.78%) CommVault
14 4 (2.78%) Infoblox
14 4 (2.78%) Altiris
15 3 (2.08%) BMC
16 2 (1.39%) Brocade
16 2 (1.39%) Wyse
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