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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 77 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 3.79% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 7.50% 30.77% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 8
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +6.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
40 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.79% 12.32% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 72 93
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Coventry

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) IPv4
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Dell
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MPLS
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
6 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) IPv4
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Designer
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
5 2 (28.57%) XenServer
6 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL