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 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 71 43 67
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.42% 2.13% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 18.97% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
63 58 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 8.89% 11.24% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 93
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,908 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 2 March 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 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) HP
5 6 (60.00%) Symantec
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (60.00%) Lync
5 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
6 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (50.00%) Change Management
6 5 (50.00%) Citrix
6 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (50.00%) FTP
6 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (50.00%) SCDPM
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (40.00%) Line Management
8 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (30.00%) SLA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Lync
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) XenServer
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (10.00%) IAG
7 1 (10.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Symantec
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds