The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 446 443 382
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -61
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 530 494 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 4.85% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 476 440 572
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11645 10186 10589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9713 8725 9216
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in England

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in England

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in England

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in England

XenDesktop
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -54 191 £50,000 - 27
South East -15 123 £47,500 +7.95% 21
North West +43 68 £33,000 -26.66% 9
West Midlands +21 66 £38,750 +4.72% 11
Yorkshire -15 54 £42,000 -6.66% 4
East of England -18 44 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East Midlands -20 26 £42,000 -6.66% 2
South West -13 8 £27,000 -22.85% 6
North East +2 1 £41,000 +49.09% 1
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1163 (97.32%) Citrix
2 1000 (83.68%) XenApp
3 857 (71.72%) Windows
4 759 (63.51%) Microsoft
5 756 (63.26%) VMware
6 666 (55.73%) Active Directory
7 583 (48.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 428 (35.82%) MS Exchange
9 378 (31.63%) Hyper-V
10 361 (30.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 360 (30.13%) XenServer
12 343 (28.70%) SCCM
13 335 (28.03%) SAN
14 326 (27.28%) MS Excel
15 312 (26.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 300 (25.10%) Cisco
17 282 (23.60%) Citrix Certification
17 282 (23.60%) vSphere
18 267 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2010
19 263 (22.01%) HP
20 256 (21.42%) Microsoft App-V
21 240 (20.08%) MCSE
22 238 (19.92%) ITIL
23 236 (19.75%) Windows 7
24 232 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
25 221 (18.49%) DNS
25 221 (18.49%) NetScaler
26 204 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
27 203 (16.99%) Firewall
28 191 (15.98%) SQL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 428 (35.82%) MS Exchange
2 267 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 123 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 121 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 104 (8.70%) Lync
6 92 (7.70%) IIS
7 83 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 63 (5.27%) SharePoint
9 52 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 17 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.42%) SAS
11 10 (0.84%) Apache
12 9 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
14 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.42%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
16 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 326 (27.28%) MS Excel
2 100 (8.37%) MS Office
3 7 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.33%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 4 (0.33%) RiskWrite
3 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.17%) Summit
5 1 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.43%) Office 365
2 22 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.50%) SaaS
5 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.25%) IaaS
6 1 (0.084%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 335 (28.03%) SAN
2 221 (18.49%) DNS
2 221 (18.49%) NetScaler
3 203 (16.99%) Firewall
4 183 (15.31%) DHCP
5 105 (8.79%) LAN
6 101 (8.45%) WAN
7 100 (8.37%) TCP/IP
8 86 (7.20%) NAS
9 59 (4.94%) iSCSI
10 55 (4.60%) Wireless
11 46 (3.85%) VPN
12 40 (3.35%) VLAN
13 24 (2.01%) Cisco Nexus
14 23 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (1.59%) MPLS
16 18 (1.51%) VoIP
17 16 (1.34%) Network Security
17 16 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
18 15 (1.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.75%) MySQL
6 6 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.33%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.25%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.17%) OLAP
10 2 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (3.68%) MSI
2 28 (2.34%) AdminStudio
3 20 (1.67%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.084%) JIRA
4 1 (0.084%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.084%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 143 (11.97%) Finance
2 45 (3.77%) Law
3 33 (2.76%) Legal
4 30 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 23 (1.92%) Retail
6 20 (1.67%) Banking
7 16 (1.34%) Back Office
8 9 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.50%) Advertising
10 4 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.25%) Marketing
11 3 (0.25%) Publishing
11 3 (0.25%) Electronics
11 3 (0.25%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.17%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.084%) Games
13 1 (0.084%) Billing
13 1 (0.084%) German Language
13 1 (0.084%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 251 (21.00%) Consultant
2 180 (15.06%) Support Engineer
3 143 (11.97%) 3rd Line Support
4 134 (11.21%) Analyst
5 116 (9.71%) Citrix Engineer
6 110 (9.21%) Architect
7 98 (8.20%) Citrix Consultant
8 96 (8.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 70 (5.86%) Technical Consultant
10 64 (5.36%) Citrix Support
11 62 (5.19%) Support Analyst
12 53 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 50 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support
14 47 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
14 47 (3.93%) Server Support
15 44 (3.68%) Technical Engineer
16 41 (3.43%) Citrix Specialist
17 40 (3.35%) Senior Consultant
17 40 (3.35%) Desktop Support
18 39 (3.26%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (4.94%) Application Packaging
2 17 (1.42%) Web Services
3 15 (1.26%) COM
4 12 (1.00%) Software Packaging
5 9 (0.75%) LAMP
6 7 (0.59%) Flash
7 3 (0.25%) .NET
8 2 (0.17%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.084%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.084%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (5.61%) Clustering
2 63 (5.27%) Blackberry
3 45 (3.77%) Thin Client
3 45 (3.77%) Fat Client
4 44 (3.68%) Client/Server
5 27 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 22 (1.84%) Smartphone
7 20 (1.67%) EqualLogic
8 19 (1.59%) Replication
9 17 (1.42%) Statistics
9 17 (1.42%) PKI
9 17 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.42%) FlexPod
10 14 (1.17%) CLARiiON
11 12 (1.00%) iPad
11 12 (1.00%) Hedge funds
12 10 (0.84%) Computer Science
13 9 (0.75%) Firmware
14 8 (0.67%) Celerra
15 7 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 857 (71.72%) Windows
2 361 (30.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 236 (19.75%) Windows 7
4 232 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 204 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 98 (8.20%) Linux
7 90 (7.53%) Windows 8
8 68 (5.69%) Windows XP
9 24 (2.01%) UNIX
10 21 (1.76%) Solaris
11 20 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (1.51%) Windows Vista
13 17 (1.42%) Apple iOS
14 15 (1.26%) Android
15 14 (1.17%) AIX
16 13 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
17 12 (1.00%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.50%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.17%) CentOS
19 2 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (19.92%) ITIL
2 87 (7.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 87 (7.28%) Migration
3 59 (4.94%) Service Delivery
4 51 (4.27%) Service Management
5 49 (4.10%) PRINCE2
6 41 (3.43%) Project Management
7 38 (3.18%) Configuration Management
8 35 (2.93%) Change Control
9 34 (2.85%) Performance Monitoring
10 33 (2.76%) Problem Management
11 32 (2.68%) Incident Management
12 30 (2.51%) Capacity Planning
13 26 (2.18%) Load Balancing
14 25 (2.09%) Time Management
15 23 (1.92%) ITSM
16 20 (1.67%) Technical Architecture
17 19 (1.59%) Release Management
17 19 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
18 18 (1.51%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 191 (15.98%) SQL
2 138 (11.55%) PowerShell
3 75 (6.28%) VBScript
4 56 (4.69%) VB
5 16 (1.34%) C
6 15 (1.26%) C#
7 13 (1.09%) C++
8 11 (0.92%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.42%) Perl
10 4 (0.33%) Java
11 2 (0.17%) Python
12 1 (0.084%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.084%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 312 (26.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 282 (23.60%) Citrix Certification
3 240 (20.08%) MCSE
4 183 (15.31%) CCA
5 177 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 154 (12.89%) MCITP
7 82 (6.86%) CCEE
8 81 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
9 75 (6.28%) MCSA
10 72 (6.03%) CCNA
11 71 (5.94%) CCIA
12 68 (5.69%) MCP
13 56 (4.69%) Degree
14 53 (4.44%) MCTS
15 46 (3.85%) Security Cleared
16 45 (3.77%) CCEA
17 41 (3.43%) HP AIS
18 40 (3.35%) HP ASE
19 39 (3.26%) VCP5
20 34 (2.85%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.27%) SLA
2 22 (1.84%) QA
3 9 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1000 (83.68%) XenApp
2 666 (55.73%) Active Directory
3 583 (48.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 378 (31.63%) Hyper-V
5 360 (30.13%) XenServer
6 282 (23.60%) vSphere
7 256 (21.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 103 (8.62%) VMware ESX
9 55 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
10 29 (2.43%) UAG
11 28 (2.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 25 (2.09%) Forefront TMG
13 23 (1.92%) vCloud
14 20 (1.67%) ISA Server
15 18 (1.51%) IAG
16 16 (1.34%) VMware Server
17 14 (1.17%) Xen
17 14 (1.17%) Terminal Services
18 13 (1.09%) MetaFrame
18 13 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 343 (28.70%) SCCM
2 79 (6.61%) WSUS
3 75 (6.28%) SCOM
4 58 (4.85%) XenMobile
5 55 (4.60%) Backup Exec
6 39 (3.26%) AppDNA
7 26 (2.18%) SCVMM
8 22 (1.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 20 (1.67%) NetBackup
10 17 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 16 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 14 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
14 10 (0.84%) Cacti
15 9 (0.75%) Foglight
16 7 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
17 6 (0.50%) MOM
17 6 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 6 (0.50%) OpenView
17 6 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1163 (97.32%) Citrix
2 759 (63.51%) Microsoft
3 756 (63.26%) VMware
4 300 (25.10%) Cisco
5 263 (22.01%) HP
6 173 (14.48%) NetApp
7 160 (13.39%) AppSense
8 159 (13.31%) EMC
9 125 (10.46%) Dell
10 84 (7.03%) Symantec
11 66 (5.52%) Veeam
12 51 (4.27%) IBM
13 46 (3.85%) 3PAR
14 36 (3.01%) Oracle
15 35 (2.93%) WatchGuard
16 32 (2.68%) Apple
17 31 (2.59%) Juniper
18 29 (2.43%) Fujitsu
18 29 (2.43%) SolarWinds
19 26 (2.18%) Remedy
Woking, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + 31 days + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + pension + Healtcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 57,000 + excellent benefits and 31 days holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + on call
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + +Home working
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Extensive Package.
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + car or £445/mth car allowance + £5K bonus +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday