The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 43 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 24 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.79% 1.31% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 32.00% 8.82% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 1
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
75 102 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.83% 14.83% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 86 42
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Coventry

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (95.65%) Citrix
2 38 (82.61%) Windows
3 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
4 31 (67.39%) XenApp
5 26 (56.52%) VMware
5 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (54.35%) HP
7 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (52.17%) NetScaler
8 23 (50.00%) SCCM
8 23 (50.00%) Cisco
9 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
9 21 (45.65%) NetApp
9 21 (45.65%) vSphere
10 20 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
13 17 (36.96%) Microsoft App-V
13 17 (36.96%) Firewall
14 16 (34.78%) IBM
14 16 (34.78%) EMC
15 15 (32.61%) ITIL
16 14 (30.43%) MCSE
16 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
17 13 (28.26%) AppDNA
18 12 (26.09%) VMware ESX
18 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
19 10 (21.74%) SAN
19 10 (21.74%) CCA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Lync
3 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) NetScaler
2 17 (36.96%) Firewall
3 10 (21.74%) SAN
3 10 (21.74%) iSCSI
3 10 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (17.39%) DNS
5 8 (17.39%) NAS
6 7 (15.22%) DHCP
6 7 (15.22%) VoIP
7 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (10.87%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.52%) WAN
9 3 (6.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MSI
1 8 (17.39%) AdminStudio
2 7 (15.22%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Support Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Consultant
3 10 (21.74%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 8 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Support Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) IT Support
4 8 (17.39%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Lead Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Application Packaging
2 6 (13.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) CLARiiON
1 2 (4.35%) EqualLogic
1 2 (4.35%) Celerra
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (10.87%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) VBScript
1 8 (17.39%) VB
1 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (30.43%) MCSE
5 10 (21.74%) CCA
5 10 (21.74%) CCEE
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (17.39%) CCNA
8 7 (15.22%) NCDA
8 7 (15.22%) CCAA
8 7 (15.22%) CCIA
8 7 (15.22%) MCITP
9 5 (10.87%) VCAP
9 5 (10.87%) VCDX
9 5 (10.87%) CCEA
10 4 (8.70%) MCTS
11 2 (4.35%) MCP
11 2 (4.35%) HP AIS
11 2 (4.35%) HP ASE
11 2 (4.35%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (67.39%) XenApp
2 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
3 21 (45.65%) vSphere
4 17 (36.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (26.09%) VMware ESX
6 10 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
7 8 (17.39%) XenServer
8 7 (15.22%) UAG
9 6 (13.04%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (13.04%) IAG
10 5 (10.87%) ISA Server
11 2 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (50.00%) SCCM
2 13 (28.26%) AppDNA
3 9 (19.57%) Backup Exec
4 6 (13.04%) WSUS
4 6 (13.04%) Cacti
4 6 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (6.52%) SCVMM
6 2 (4.35%) SCOM
6 2 (4.35%) SCDPM
6 2 (4.35%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.35%) SCSM
7 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (95.65%) Citrix
2 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) VMware
4 25 (54.35%) HP
5 23 (50.00%) Cisco
6 21 (45.65%) NetApp
7 16 (34.78%) IBM
7 16 (34.78%) EMC
8 8 (17.39%) Siemens
8 8 (17.39%) Mitel
9 7 (15.22%) Symantec
10 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
10 6 (13.04%) SolarWinds
11 4 (8.70%) Dell
12 3 (6.52%) Veeam