The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 240 249 245
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 88 76 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.63% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 6.93% 7.75% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 78
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £43,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -3.88%
System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1269 981 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.19% 8.18% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 863 1059
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
London

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 July 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 24 July 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.

1 164 (97.62%) Citrix
2 133 (79.17%) XenApp
3 106 (63.10%) Windows
4 101 (60.12%) Microsoft
5 79 (47.02%) VMware
6 77 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 59 (35.12%) SCCM
8 55 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (30.95%) Windows 7
10 51 (30.36%) Finance
11 50 (29.76%) XenServer
12 42 (25.00%) AppSense
13 41 (24.40%) PowerShell
14 36 (21.43%) vSphere
14 36 (21.43%) NetScaler
15 34 (20.24%) Microsoft App-V
16 30 (17.86%) Hyper-V
16 30 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
17 29 (17.26%) SQL
17 29 (17.26%) MS Exchange
18 28 (16.67%) SAN
19 27 (16.07%) Cisco
20 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
21 24 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 24 (14.29%) ITIL
22 23 (13.69%) VBScript
23 22 (13.10%) Windows 8
24 19 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
24 19 (11.31%) MSI

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (17.26%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.33%) IIS
2 14 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.57%) Lync
3 6 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Towers Watson Igloo
1 4 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (2.38%) RiskWrite
2 3 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.43%) NetScaler
2 28 (16.67%) SAN
3 15 (8.93%) DNS
4 14 (8.33%) DHCP
5 13 (7.74%) TCP/IP
6 11 (6.55%) LAN
7 10 (5.95%) WAN
8 9 (5.36%) NAS
9 4 (2.38%) Internet
9 4 (2.38%) Firewall
10 3 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.79%) Wireless
11 2 (1.19%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.60%) VLAN
12 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.60%) X.509
12 1 (0.60%) VPN
12 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.60%) IPX
12 1 (0.60%) IPX/SPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.79%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (11.31%) MSI
2 5 (2.98%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 51 (30.36%) Finance
2 11 (6.55%) Legal
3 9 (5.36%) Law
4 7 (4.17%) Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.79%) Marketing
5 3 (1.79%) Back Office
5 3 (1.79%) Electronics
5 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (22.02%) Citrix Engineer
2 19 (11.31%) Architect
3 18 (10.71%) Analyst
4 17 (10.12%) Consultant
5 14 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
6 13 (7.74%) Applications Engineer
6 13 (7.74%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.14%) Administrator
7 12 (7.14%) Citrix Support
7 12 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.55%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 9 (5.36%) Citrix Consultant
9 9 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
11 7 (4.17%) Citrix Administrator
12 6 (3.57%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.57%) Desktop Support
12 6 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
13 5 (2.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.17%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.38%) Web Services
3 3 (1.79%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.60%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) Clustering
2 10 (5.95%) Thin Client
2 10 (5.95%) Fat Client
3 8 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.57%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.98%) PKI
6 4 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.38%) iPad
6 4 (2.38%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.38%) Statistics
7 3 (1.79%) DTV
8 2 (1.19%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.60%) Replication
9 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 106 (63.10%) Windows
2 52 (30.95%) Windows 7
3 30 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (13.10%) Windows 8
6 19 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (10.12%) Linux
8 10 (5.95%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.57%) AIX
9 6 (3.57%) Solaris
10 4 (2.38%) UNIX
10 4 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.79%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.79%) Android
11 3 (1.79%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.29%) ITIL
2 17 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (9.52%) Service Management
4 13 (7.74%) Configuration Management
5 12 (7.14%) Migration
5 12 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (5.95%) Release Management
7 9 (5.36%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.57%) DNA
8 6 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.57%) Data Protection
8 6 (3.57%) Asset Management
9 5 (2.98%) Project Management
10 4 (2.38%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.38%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (1.79%) Software Deployment
11 3 (1.79%) Programme Management
11 3 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (1.79%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.40%) PowerShell
2 29 (17.26%) SQL
3 23 (13.69%) VBScript
4 15 (8.93%) VB
5 2 (1.19%) Python
5 2 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (7.74%) MCSE
3 12 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (5.95%) MCP
4 10 (5.95%) Degree
5 7 (4.17%) MCSA
6 6 (3.57%) CCIA
6 6 (3.57%) CCA
7 5 (2.98%) MCITP
7 5 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.98%) CCEE
7 5 (2.98%) CCEA
8 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.60%) CCAA
9 1 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 133 (79.17%) XenApp
2 77 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 55 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (29.76%) XenServer
5 36 (21.43%) vSphere
6 34 (20.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 30 (17.86%) Hyper-V
8 13 (7.74%) VMware ESX
9 7 (4.17%) vCloud
10 2 (1.19%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.60%) PowerConvert
11 1 (0.60%) Xen
11 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 59 (35.12%) SCCM
2 14 (8.33%) WSUS
3 13 (7.74%) SCOM
4 11 (6.55%) XenMobile
5 7 (4.17%) AppDNA
6 4 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.79%) WMI
7 3 (1.79%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.60%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 164 (97.62%) Citrix
2 101 (60.12%) Microsoft
3 79 (47.02%) VMware
4 42 (25.00%) AppSense
5 27 (16.07%) Cisco
6 15 (8.93%) NetApp
7 12 (7.14%) EMC
8 9 (5.36%) HP
9 7 (4.17%) McAfee
9 7 (4.17%) IBM
9 7 (4.17%) SAP
10 5 (2.98%) Symantec
11 4 (2.38%) BMC
11 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.38%) Oracle
11 4 (2.38%) Remedy
11 4 (2.38%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.79%) Apple
12 3 (1.79%) Intel
13 2 (1.19%) Sybase
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