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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 95 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 13 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.78% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 7.65% 12.94% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £29,019
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +11.99%
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
170 85 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.38% 6.02% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 85 35 42
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 22 October 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 28 (96.55%) Citrix
2 25 (86.21%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (48.28%) HP
4 14 (48.28%) NetScaler
5 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (41.38%) XenDesktop
6 12 (41.38%) Finance
7 11 (37.93%) Windows 2000 Server
7 11 (37.93%) MetaFrame
7 11 (37.93%) Windows 2000
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) VMware
10 8 (27.59%) AppSense
11 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
12 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
12 5 (17.24%) Banking
12 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
13 4 (13.79%) Retail
13 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
13 4 (13.79%) IBM
13 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
13 4 (13.79%) Linux
13 4 (13.79%) SQL
14 3 (10.34%) XenMobile
14 3 (10.34%) Dell
14 3 (10.34%) NetApp

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (13.79%) Server Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Server Technician
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Support
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (37.93%) Windows 2000 Server
3 11 (37.93%) Windows 2000
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
6 4 (13.79%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) ERP
3 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) XenDesktop
2 11 (37.93%) MetaFrame
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.34%) XenServer
4 3 (10.34%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Citrix
2 14 (48.28%) HP
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) AppSense
6 4 (13.79%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) Dell
7 3 (10.34%) NetApp