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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 42 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 21 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.52% 0.89% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 28.38% 6.49% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 2
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -37.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £39,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,500 £64,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
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 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.42% 13.77% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 56
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,132 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Coventry

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (95.45%) Citrix
2 40 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 40 (90.91%) Windows
3 29 (65.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (63.64%) XenApp
5 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (52.27%) SCCM
6 23 (52.27%) VMware
6 23 (52.27%) Cisco
6 23 (52.27%) NetScaler
7 22 (50.00%) NetApp
8 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
8 21 (47.73%) HP
8 21 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (43.18%) Firewall
10 17 (38.64%) vSphere
10 17 (38.64%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (38.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (36.36%) IBM
12 15 (34.09%) EMC
12 15 (34.09%) MCSE
12 15 (34.09%) ITIL
13 14 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (31.82%) AppDNA
14 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
15 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (25.00%) VMware ESX

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Lync
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) NetScaler
2 19 (43.18%) Firewall
3 11 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 11 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 9 (20.45%) NAS
6 8 (18.18%) DNS
6 8 (18.18%) SAN
7 7 (15.91%) VoIP
7 7 (15.91%) DHCP
8 6 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
10 3 (6.82%) LAN
10 3 (6.82%) WAN
11 1 (2.27%) MPLS
11 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MSI
1 8 (18.18%) AdminStudio
2 7 (15.91%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Consultant
2 9 (20.45%) IT Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) IT Support
2 9 (20.45%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Application Packaging
2 6 (13.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 29 (65.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (11.36%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) VBScript
1 8 (18.18%) VB
1 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (34.09%) MCSE
4 14 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (22.73%) CCA
6 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (20.45%) CCNA
7 6 (13.64%) NCDA
8 5 (11.36%) CCEE
8 5 (11.36%) CCAA
9 3 (6.82%) VCAP
9 3 (6.82%) VCDX
9 3 (6.82%) MCITP
10 2 (4.55%) Degree
10 2 (4.55%) MCTS
10 2 (4.55%) MCP
10 2 (4.55%) CCEA
10 2 (4.55%) CCIA
11 1 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) XenApp
2 21 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
3 17 (38.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 17 (38.64%) vSphere
4 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (15.91%) UAG
7 6 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (13.64%) IAG
7 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
8 5 (11.36%) ISA Server
9 3 (6.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (52.27%) SCCM
2 14 (31.82%) AppDNA
3 10 (22.73%) Backup Exec
4 6 (13.64%) WSUS
4 6 (13.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (13.64%) Cacti
5 3 (6.82%) SCVMM
6 2 (4.55%) SCDPM
6 2 (4.55%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.55%) SCSM
6 2 (4.55%) SCOM
7 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Citrix
2 40 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 23 (52.27%) Cisco
3 23 (52.27%) VMware
4 22 (50.00%) NetApp
5 21 (47.73%) HP
6 16 (36.36%) IBM
7 15 (34.09%) EMC
8 9 (20.45%) Mitel
8 9 (20.45%) Siemens
9 7 (15.91%) Symantec
10 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
10 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.55%) Dell
12 1 (2.27%) Veeam