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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 1.47%
As % of the System Software category - - 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
75 93 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.78% 6.78% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 70
Average salary £40,000 £36,878 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,517 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Varonis