The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 103 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 6.12% 9.52% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £29,000 £32,000 £27,622
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +15.85%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
XenApp
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
147 105 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.66% 7.02% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 74 51 44
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XenApp
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

XenApp Salary Trend in Edinburgh

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing XenApp 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 XenApp.

1 26 (96.30%) Citrix
2 24 (88.89%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (51.85%) HP
4 14 (51.85%) NetScaler
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 11 (40.74%) MetaFrame
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000
6 11 (40.74%) XenDesktop
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 7 (25.93%) AppSense
10 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
11 4 (14.81%) IBM
11 4 (14.81%) Linux
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
11 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
11 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
11 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
11 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
11 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (14.81%) Banking
11 4 (14.81%) Retail
11 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
11 4 (14.81%) EdgeSight
12 3 (11.11%) XenMobile
12 3 (11.11%) XenServer

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing XenApp 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 XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Server Support
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Server Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Technician
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Server Technician
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000 Server
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) MetaFrame
1 11 (40.74%) XenDesktop
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) XenServer
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) EdgeSight
2 3 (11.11%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Citrix
2 14 (51.85%) HP
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) AppSense
6 4 (14.81%) IBM
7 3 (11.11%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) NetApp