The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 64 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.99% 1.02% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 8.11% 13.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Average salary £42,000 £55,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +52.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
XenDesktop
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 45 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.15% 7.64% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 72 38 56
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Coventry

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (77.27%) Citrix
6 16 (72.73%) XenApp
7 14 (63.64%) VMware
8 13 (59.09%) ITIL
8 13 (59.09%) HP
8 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (54.55%) NetApp
9 12 (54.55%) Backup Exec
9 12 (54.55%) NetScaler
10 11 (50.00%) MCSE
10 11 (50.00%) Cisco
10 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (45.45%) IBM
11 10 (45.45%) Office 365
12 9 (40.91%) Firewall
12 9 (40.91%) Lync
13 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
13 8 (36.36%) EMC
13 8 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
13 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
13 8 (36.36%) vSphere
13 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (40.91%) Lync
2 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) NetScaler
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (31.82%) iSCSI
3 7 (31.82%) NAS
4 5 (22.73%) FTP
5 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) DNS
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) InstallShield
1 3 (13.64%) AdminStudio
2 2 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) IT Support
2 7 (31.82%) Senior IT Support
3 5 (22.73%) Team Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.55%) COM
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Line Management
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Software Licensing
8 1 (4.55%) Change Control
8 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) VBScript
1 3 (13.64%) VB
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) MCSE
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (31.82%) CCNA
3 7 (31.82%) CCA
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (27.27%) NCDA
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) CCEE
6 1 (4.55%) CCAA
6 1 (4.55%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) XenApp
2 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 8 (36.36%) vSphere
4 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (31.82%) VMware ESX
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (4.55%) IAG
7 1 (4.55%) UAG
7 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Backup Exec
2 6 (27.27%) AppDNA
2 6 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (22.73%) SCDPM
3 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
4 4 (18.18%) SCCM
5 1 (4.55%) Cacti
5 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) Citrix
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
4 13 (59.09%) HP
5 12 (54.55%) NetApp
6 11 (50.00%) Cisco
7 10 (45.45%) IBM
8 8 (36.36%) EMC
9 7 (31.82%) Siemens
9 7 (31.82%) Mitel
10 6 (27.27%) Symantec
11 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
11 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint