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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 72 38 70
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +32
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% 3.72% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 7.55% 23.81% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 3
Average salary £35,875 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.47% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
53 84 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.89% 15.61% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 49 80 110
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,250
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 April 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Coventry

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Citrix
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (36.36%) XenServer
7 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
7 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
7 4 (36.36%) Symantec
7 4 (36.36%) HP
7 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
7 4 (36.36%) Change Management
7 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (36.36%) FTP
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (36.36%) SCDPM
7 4 (36.36%) Lync
7 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
8 3 (27.27%) Office 365

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Lync
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (18.18%) QA
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) XenServer
6 3 (27.27%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
1 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (36.36%) SCDPM
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp