The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 97 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 8 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.77% -
As % of the System Software category 5.67% 10.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £46,250 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
XenDesktop
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
141 109 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.05% 7.62% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 69 57 36
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,000 £26,923
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Edinburgh

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 12 (85.71%) XenApp
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) SCCM
6 5 (35.71%) SCOM
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
7 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) AppSense
7 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 4 (28.57%) Retail
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) HP
8 3 (21.43%) Dell
8 3 (21.43%) NetApp
8 3 (21.43%) Symantec
8 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (21.43%) XenServer
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (21.43%) Lync
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Security
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) XenApp
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (21.43%) XenServer
4 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (21.43%) XenMobile
3 1 (7.14%) OpenAM
3 1 (7.14%) EdgeSight
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) AppSense
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) Varonis
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago