The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 214 229 205
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 53 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 5.23% 5.03% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 47
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -8.16%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1014 954 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.97% 12.08% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 787 783 825
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the East of England

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the East of England

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hertfordshire +12 26 £42,500 -19.04%
Cambridgeshire -3 12 £47,000 +17.50%
Bedfordshire +18 8 £48,750 +21.87%
Essex +5 8 £50,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Citrix
2 91 (91.00%) VMware
3 86 (86.00%) Windows
4 84 (84.00%) Microsoft
5 82 (82.00%) XenApp
6 76 (76.00%) Active Directory
7 74 (74.00%) MS Exchange
8 65 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 58 (58.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 55 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (44.00%) vSphere
12 43 (43.00%) DNS
12 43 (43.00%) Cisco
13 42 (42.00%) DHCP
13 42 (42.00%) Clustering
14 37 (37.00%) SQL Server
15 36 (36.00%) VMware ESX
15 36 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 35 (35.00%) Firewall
16 35 (35.00%) IIS
17 34 (34.00%) Symantec
18 33 (33.00%) Sophos
18 33 (33.00%) Backup Exec
19 32 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 32 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (31.00%) Windows 2000
21 30 (30.00%) Blackberry
21 30 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
21 30 (30.00%) Veritas
21 30 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 74 (74.00%) MS Exchange
2 65 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 35 (35.00%) IIS
5 30 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (14.00%) Lync
8 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (19.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.00%) DNS
2 42 (42.00%) DHCP
3 35 (35.00%) Firewall
4 29 (29.00%) NetScaler
5 18 (18.00%) SAN
6 5 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.00%) VLAN
8 3 (3.00%) LAN
8 3 (3.00%) WAN
9 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.00%) Wireless
9 2 (2.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.00%) LDAP
10 1 (1.00%) NAS
10 1 (1.00%) Network Security
10 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (3.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (32.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (11.00%) Consultant
5 11 (11.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 10 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.00%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.00%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) IT Support
10 3 (3.00%) Service Operations Manager
10 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (42.00%) Clustering
2 30 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 86 (86.00%) Windows
2 58 (58.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (31.00%) Windows 2000
5 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (12.00%) Linux
7 9 (9.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.00%) CentOS
9 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) ITIL
2 9 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.00%) Change Management
4 5 (5.00%) Migration
4 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.00%) People Management
5 4 (4.00%) Logistics
6 3 (3.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.00%) CRM
6 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.00%) Information Security
7 2 (2.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.00%) Project Management
7 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.00%) Information Assurance
8 1 (1.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) VBScript
2 6 (6.00%) VB
2 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 24 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (13.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (7.00%) MCSE
4 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.00%) MCITP
6 5 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.00%) CCA
8 1 (1.00%) MCP
8 1 (1.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.00%) CCNA
8 1 (1.00%) Degree
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (82.00%) XenApp
2 76 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 44 (44.00%) vSphere
4 36 (36.00%) VMware ESX
5 32 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (30.00%) vCloud
7 8 (8.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (7.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.00%) Xen
10 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (33.00%) Backup Exec
2 30 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 30 (30.00%) NetBackup
3 10 (10.00%) SCCM
4 3 (3.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) Citrix
2 91 (91.00%) VMware
3 84 (84.00%) Microsoft
4 43 (43.00%) Cisco
5 34 (34.00%) Symantec
6 33 (33.00%) Sophos
7 30 (30.00%) Veritas
8 21 (21.00%) HP
9 11 (11.00%) 3PAR
10 9 (9.00%) NetApp
11 6 (6.00%) Acronis
12 5 (5.00%) Brocade
12 5 (5.00%) Veeam
12 5 (5.00%) Intel
13 4 (4.00%) Altiris
14 3 (3.00%) Clearswift
14 3 (3.00%) Dell
14 3 (3.00%) SolarWinds
14 3 (3.00%) LogRhythm
14 3 (3.00%) IronPort