The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 168 151 130
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -21
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.69% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 8.20% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 33
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
XenDesktop
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
303 317 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.32% 8.47% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 236 266 277
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the East Midlands region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the East Midlands

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -7 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Derbyshire -3 1 - -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) XenApp
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
4 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 11 (78.57%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) NetScaler
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) XenMobile
8 3 (21.43%) SAN
8 3 (21.43%) XenServer
8 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
9 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (14.29%) Change Control
9 2 (14.29%) AppSense
9 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
9 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (14.29%) Service Management
9 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) NetScaler
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Service Management
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 2 (14.29%) Change Control
1 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) XenApp
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) XenServer
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.14%) vSphere
7 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) XenMobile
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) AppSense
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com