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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 252 248 254
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 74 75 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.63% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 6.01% 7.85% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 74 58 79
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
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
1231 955 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.37% 8.07% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 834 1071
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 August 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the City of London

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 148 (97.37%) Citrix
2 123 (80.92%) XenApp
3 100 (65.79%) Microsoft
4 95 (62.50%) Windows
5 72 (47.37%) Active Directory
6 69 (45.39%) VMware
7 58 (38.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 47 (30.92%) SCCM
9 42 (27.63%) XenServer
10 41 (26.97%) AppSense
11 40 (26.32%) Windows 7
11 40 (26.32%) NetScaler
12 39 (25.66%) Finance
13 36 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
14 32 (21.05%) vSphere
15 31 (20.39%) Hyper-V
16 29 (19.08%) SAN
16 29 (19.08%) ITIL
17 28 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
18 27 (17.76%) PowerShell
18 27 (17.76%) Cisco
19 25 (16.45%) MS Exchange
20 22 (14.47%) MS Excel
21 20 (13.16%) SQL
22 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
22 19 (12.50%) NetApp
22 19 (12.50%) MSI
22 19 (12.50%) Windows 8
23 18 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
24 17 (11.18%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 25 (16.45%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.95%) IIS
4 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.63%) Lync
6 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.97%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.66%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.66%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.66%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.92%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (26.32%) NetScaler
2 29 (19.08%) SAN
3 13 (8.55%) Firewall
4 11 (7.24%) LAN
5 10 (6.58%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.92%) DNS
6 9 (5.92%) WAN
7 8 (5.26%) DHCP
8 5 (3.29%) NAS
9 4 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.97%) VPN
10 3 (1.97%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.32%) LDAP
11 2 (1.32%) Internet
11 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.32%) Wireless
12 1 (0.66%) VLAN
12 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.97%) PowerCenter
2 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (12.50%) MSI
2 5 (3.29%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (25.66%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Legal
3 9 (5.92%) Banking
4 8 (5.26%) Law
5 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.63%) Electronics
5 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.63%) Marketing
6 3 (1.97%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
2 19 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
3 17 (11.18%) Architect
3 17 (11.18%) Consultant
4 15 (9.87%) Analyst
5 14 (9.21%) Citrix Support
6 13 (8.55%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
8 8 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Senior Citrix Engineer
10 5 (3.29%) Support Specialist
10 5 (3.29%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (2.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.61%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.63%) Web Services
3 2 (1.32%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Clustering
2 4 (2.63%) DTV
2 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (1.97%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.97%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.97%) PKI
3 3 (1.97%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.97%) Statistics
3 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.32%) iPad
4 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.32%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.66%) Replication
5 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 95 (62.50%) Windows
2 40 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 28 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 15 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.26%) Linux
8 6 (3.95%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.95%) AIX
8 6 (3.95%) Solaris
9 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.63%) UNIX
10 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.08%) ITIL
2 18 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (10.53%) Migration
3 16 (10.53%) Service Management
4 13 (8.55%) Configuration Management
4 13 (8.55%) Load Balancing
5 11 (7.24%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (5.92%) Release Management
7 8 (5.26%) Project Management
8 6 (3.95%) DNA
8 6 (3.95%) Data Protection
9 4 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (2.63%) Programme Management
9 4 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.63%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.97%) Asset Management
10 3 (1.97%) Problem Management
10 3 (1.97%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (1.32%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.76%) PowerShell
2 20 (13.16%) SQL
3 15 (9.87%) VB
4 14 (9.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.55%) MCSE
4 11 (7.24%) MCP
5 9 (5.92%) CCA
5 9 (5.92%) Degree
6 7 (4.61%) CCEE
6 7 (4.61%) MCSA
6 7 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.61%) MCITP
7 6 (3.95%) CCIA
8 4 (2.63%) CCEA
9 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 123 (80.92%) XenApp
2 72 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 58 (38.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (27.63%) XenServer
5 36 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 32 (21.05%) vSphere
7 31 (20.39%) Hyper-V
8 16 (10.53%) VMware ESX
9 5 (3.29%) vCloud
10 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.66%) Xen
12 1 (0.66%) PowerConvert
Systems Management
1 47 (30.92%) SCCM
2 14 (9.21%) WSUS
3 13 (8.55%) XenMobile
4 8 (5.26%) SCOM
5 7 (4.61%) AppDNA
6 3 (1.97%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.32%) WMI
7 2 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 148 (97.37%) Citrix
2 100 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 69 (45.39%) VMware
4 41 (26.97%) AppSense
5 27 (17.76%) Cisco
6 19 (12.50%) NetApp
7 10 (6.58%) EMC
8 8 (5.26%) HP
8 8 (5.26%) SAP
9 7 (4.61%) McAfee
10 6 (3.95%) IBM
11 5 (3.29%) Veeam
12 4 (2.63%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.63%) PlateSpin
12 4 (2.63%) Oracle
12 4 (2.63%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.97%) BMC
13 3 (1.97%) FalconStor
13 3 (1.97%) Remedy
14 2 (1.32%) Apple
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Great Corporate Benefits Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago