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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 101 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.24% -
As % of the System Software category 4.43% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
158 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.64% 5.12% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 88 32 42
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,225
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) XenApp
2 10 (71.43%) AppSense
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
5 5 (35.71%) XenMobile
5 5 (35.71%) XenServer
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) vSphere
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) NetApp
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (14.29%) CCAA
7 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) CCA
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Server Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCAA
2 2 (14.29%) CCA
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (35.71%) XenServer
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) AppSense
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft