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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 63 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.16% 0.59% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 8.05% 5.00% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
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 £30,700 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
87 60 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 14.45% 11.81% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 80 58 63
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £45,663 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Coventry

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) Citrix
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (61.29%) XenApp
5 18 (58.06%) NetScaler
6 17 (54.84%) VMware
7 15 (48.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (48.39%) vSphere
7 15 (48.39%) Cisco
8 14 (45.16%) MCSE
8 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (45.16%) NetApp
9 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (41.94%) Firewall
9 13 (41.94%) HP
10 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
10 12 (38.71%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (38.71%) IBM
10 12 (38.71%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (35.48%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (35.48%) iSCSI
11 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
11 11 (35.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (35.48%) ITIL
12 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
12 10 (32.26%) EMC
12 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
1 5 (16.13%) Lync
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) NetScaler
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 11 (35.48%) iSCSI
3 11 (35.48%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (29.03%) NAS
4 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) FTP
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) DNS
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MSI
2 7 (22.58%) AdminStudio
3 6 (19.35%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Support Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) IT Support Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Support Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) IT Support
2 9 (29.03%) Senior IT Support
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) COM
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Software Licensing
4 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) VBScript
1 7 (22.58%) VB
1 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (45.16%) MCSE
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (29.03%) CCNA
4 9 (29.03%) CCA
5 6 (19.35%) NCDA
6 3 (9.68%) CCEE
6 3 (9.68%) CCAA
7 2 (6.45%) VCAP
7 2 (6.45%) MCTS
7 2 (6.45%) MCITP
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) VCDX
7 2 (6.45%) MCP
8 1 (3.23%) MCSA
8 1 (3.23%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) XenApp
2 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (48.39%) vSphere
3 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (38.71%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.45%) XenServer
7 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (3.23%) IAG
7 1 (3.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
1 10 (32.26%) SCCM
1 10 (32.26%) AppDNA
2 2 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) Citrix
3 17 (54.84%) VMware
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco
5 14 (45.16%) NetApp
6 13 (41.94%) HP
7 12 (38.71%) IBM
8 10 (32.26%) EMC
9 9 (29.03%) Mitel
9 9 (29.03%) Siemens
10 2 (6.45%) Dell
10 2 (6.45%) Symantec
11 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
11 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint