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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 204 186 213
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 48 49 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.72% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 5.25% 6.16% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 57
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
915 796 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.79% 11.71% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 734 621 842
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Hertfordshire +3 21 £50,000 +53.84%
Cambridgeshire -29 13 £37,500 - 1
Essex -7 12 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +3 2 £48,750 -4.87% 2
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 88 (100.00%) Citrix
2 78 (88.64%) Windows
3 75 (85.23%) XenApp
4 66 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 56 (63.64%) VMware
6 47 (53.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
8 43 (48.86%) MS Exchange
9 39 (44.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 33 (37.50%) vSphere
11 31 (35.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (28.41%) SC Cleared
12 25 (28.41%) Security Cleared
13 24 (27.27%) Cisco
14 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
15 22 (25.00%) DNS
15 22 (25.00%) VMware ESX
15 22 (25.00%) Clustering
15 22 (25.00%) Backup Exec
16 21 (23.86%) Firewall
16 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2007
16 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (22.73%) DHCP
17 20 (22.73%) Symantec
18 19 (21.59%) ITIL
18 19 (21.59%) Citrix Certification
18 19 (21.59%) SQL Server 2000
18 19 (21.59%) NetBackup
18 19 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2003
19 18 (20.45%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 43 (48.86%) MS Exchange
2 39 (44.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (19.32%) IIS
6 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (7.95%) Lync
8 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (20.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) DNS
2 21 (23.86%) Firewall
3 20 (22.73%) DHCP
4 16 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 9 (10.23%) SAN
6 4 (4.55%) LAN
6 4 (4.55%) WAN
7 3 (3.41%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.14%) Wireless
9 1 (1.14%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.14%) VLAN
9 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (21.59%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (17.05%) Consultant
5 13 (14.77%) Support Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Citrix Consultant
6 10 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.68%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Citrix Technical Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) VMware Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Clustering
2 17 (19.32%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.41%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.41%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.27%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (88.64%) Windows
2 47 (53.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (35.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (20.45%) Windows 7
5 17 (19.32%) Windows 2000
6 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.55%) Linux
8 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) ITIL
2 14 (15.91%) Migration
3 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
4 6 (6.82%) Information Assurance
4 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.41%) BCP
6 2 (2.27%) Line Management
6 2 (2.27%) People Management
6 2 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.27%) Time Management
6 2 (2.27%) PRINCE
6 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.14%) Logistics
7 1 (1.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.14%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) VBScript
1 14 (15.91%) VB
1 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 11 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) Security Cleared
1 25 (28.41%) SC Cleared
2 19 (21.59%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (15.91%) MCITP
5 12 (13.64%) MCSE
6 10 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (10.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (7.95%) CCA
9 3 (3.41%) MCTS
10 2 (2.27%) NCDA
10 2 (2.27%) NCIE
10 2 (2.27%) VCAP
11 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (85.23%) XenApp
2 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 33 (37.50%) vSphere
4 22 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 17 (19.32%) vCloud
6 15 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (11.36%) Hyper-V
9 9 (10.23%) XenServer
10 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (3.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (3.41%) MetaFrame
12 2 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 19 (21.59%) NetBackup
3 17 (19.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (15.91%) SCCM
5 6 (6.82%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.27%) SCOM
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (1.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Citrix
2 66 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 56 (63.64%) VMware
4 24 (27.27%) Cisco
5 20 (22.73%) Symantec
6 18 (20.45%) Sophos
7 17 (19.32%) Veritas
8 13 (14.77%) AppSense
9 10 (11.36%) NetApp
9 10 (11.36%) HP
10 6 (6.82%) Fujitsu
10 6 (6.82%) Acronis
11 5 (5.68%) Veeam
11 5 (5.68%) Altiris
12 3 (3.41%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.27%) PlateSpin
13 2 (2.27%) Websense
13 2 (2.27%) Dell
13 2 (2.27%) EMC
13 2 (2.27%) Intel
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