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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 86 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 18 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 12.08% 11.29% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,019
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +29.22%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
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
149 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.95% 5.17% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 93 36 42
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenApp across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

XenApp Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (53.13%) XenDesktop
5 16 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 16 (50.00%) VMware
6 15 (46.88%) Finance
6 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
7 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (37.50%) AppSense
9 10 (31.25%) HP
10 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
10 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
10 9 (28.13%) XenMobile
10 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
11 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (21.88%) MetaFrame
12 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
12 7 (21.88%) Windows 2000
12 7 (21.88%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
12 7 (21.88%) XenServer
13 6 (18.75%) vSphere
14 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
14 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
15 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
15 4 (12.50%) Linux
15 4 (12.50%) SQL
15 4 (12.50%) CCA

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Server Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Server Support
6 5 (15.63%) Server Administrator
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Administrator
7 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
7 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Administrator
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 2000
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL
1 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
1 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
1 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCAA
3 4 (12.50%) CCA
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) XenDesktop
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
2 7 (21.88%) XenServer
2 7 (21.88%) MetaFrame
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 12 (37.50%) AppSense
5 10 (31.25%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) IBM
7 3 (9.38%) Dell
7 3 (9.38%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu