The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 143 128 166
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 33 41 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.89% 1.29% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 11.46% 11.82% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 7
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
288 347 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.74% 10.90% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 243 259 252
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,998
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram 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 10 July 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire -13 16 £42,000 -16.00%
Northamptonshire -9 12 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Leicestershire -7 8 £35,500 +1.42%
Derbyshire -10 2 £43,750 +45.83%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 73 (98.65%) Citrix
2 65 (87.84%) XenApp
3 57 (77.03%) VMware
4 49 (66.22%) Microsoft
5 48 (64.86%) Windows
5 48 (64.86%) Citrix Certification
6 47 (63.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (55.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (52.70%) Active Directory
9 37 (50.00%) XenServer
10 34 (45.95%) CCEE
11 32 (43.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 32 (43.24%) MCITP
12 29 (39.19%) CCA
12 29 (39.19%) vSphere
13 28 (37.84%) Hyper-V
14 27 (36.49%) MS Excel
15 25 (33.78%) CCIA
16 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 23 (31.08%) MCTS
18 21 (28.38%) NetScaler
19 20 (27.03%) Lync
19 20 (27.03%) MCSE
19 20 (27.03%) ITIL
20 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (22.97%) Cisco
21 15 (20.27%) Firewall
22 13 (17.57%) Microsoft App-V
22 13 (17.57%) DNS
22 13 (17.57%) DHCP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 20 (27.03%) Lync
2 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.16%) IIS
4 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) Site Server
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (36.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) NetScaler
2 15 (20.27%) Firewall
3 13 (17.57%) DHCP
3 13 (17.57%) DNS
4 9 (12.16%) VPN
5 8 (10.81%) SSL
6 7 (9.46%) LAN
7 6 (8.11%) SAN
7 6 (8.11%) WAN
8 4 (5.41%) Wireless
9 3 (4.05%) MPLS
9 3 (4.05%) OSPF
9 3 (4.05%) BGP
9 3 (4.05%) FTP
9 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.05%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.70%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Consultant
2 18 (24.32%) Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) Support Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 11 (14.86%) Technical Specialist
6 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Consultant
6 10 (13.51%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (8.11%) Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) Architect
9 5 (6.76%) VMware Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Citrix Support Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Citrix Support
11 3 (4.05%) VMware Technical Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) Senior Architect
11 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
11 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Thin Client
1 12 (16.22%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.05%) Celerra
3 3 (4.05%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.05%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ITIL
2 10 (13.51%) Change Control
3 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.76%) Problem Management
3 5 (6.76%) Migration
4 4 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.05%) Logistics
5 3 (4.05%) Service Management
6 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.70%) Time Management
7 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.35%) Data Management
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.35%) Project Management
7 1 (1.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.35%) Change Management
7 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (64.86%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (55.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (45.95%) CCEE
4 32 (43.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (43.24%) MCITP
5 29 (39.19%) CCA
6 25 (33.78%) CCIA
7 23 (31.08%) MCTS
8 20 (27.03%) MCSE
9 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (10.81%) MCP
10 8 (10.81%) CCNA
11 7 (9.46%) VCAP
11 7 (9.46%) VCDX
12 6 (8.11%) MCSA
13 5 (6.76%) CCEA
13 5 (6.76%) CCAA
14 3 (4.05%) NCDA
14 3 (4.05%) NCIE
14 3 (4.05%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (87.84%) XenApp
2 47 (63.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (52.70%) Active Directory
4 37 (50.00%) XenServer
5 29 (39.19%) vSphere
6 28 (37.84%) Hyper-V
7 13 (17.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (10.81%) Terminal Services
9 7 (9.46%) VMware ESX
10 3 (4.05%) VMware Server
11 2 (2.70%) Terminal Server
11 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.70%) vCloud
12 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (1.35%) IAG
12 1 (1.35%) UAG
12 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.35%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) SCOM
3 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (4.05%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.70%) Foglight
4 2 (2.70%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.70%) SCSM
4 2 (2.70%) WSUS
4 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.35%) Cacti
5 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 73 (98.65%) Citrix
2 57 (77.03%) VMware
3 49 (66.22%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.97%) Cisco
5 12 (16.22%) HP
6 10 (13.51%) AppSense
7 9 (12.16%) CA
8 8 (10.81%) Wyse
9 7 (9.46%) BMC
10 6 (8.11%) EMC
10 6 (8.11%) NetApp
10 6 (8.11%) Veeam
11 4 (5.41%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
11 4 (5.41%) Dell
11 4 (5.41%) IBM
12 3 (4.05%) F5
13 2 (2.70%) Computacenter
13 2 (2.70%) McAfee
14 1 (1.35%) Altiris
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago