The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 433 420 459
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 532 618 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 4.33% 5.78% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 408 524 367
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
XenDesktop
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12294 10691 10040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.18% 10.18% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10255 8946 8479
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 -64 200 £50,000 - 25
South East -41 104 £40,000 -11.11% 11
North West +22 64 £36,500 +8.14% 14
East of England +20 53 £47,000 +17.50% 1
West Midlands -28 34 £48,750 -2.50% 7
South West -3 31 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Yorkshire +12 30 £27,250 -42.63% 5
East Midlands -15 10 £38,750 -13.88% 3
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1042 (96.04%) Citrix
2 903 (83.23%) XenApp
3 819 (75.48%) VMware
4 817 (75.30%) Windows
5 728 (67.10%) Microsoft
6 638 (58.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 610 (56.22%) Active Directory
8 474 (43.69%) MS Exchange
9 391 (36.04%) SAN
10 368 (33.92%) vSphere
11 363 (33.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 334 (30.78%) Citrix Certification
12 334 (30.78%) ITIL
13 333 (30.69%) Hyper-V
14 304 (28.02%) SCCM
15 292 (26.91%) Cisco
16 281 (25.90%) MS Excel
17 272 (25.07%) CCA
18 270 (24.88%) HP
18 270 (24.88%) NetScaler
18 270 (24.88%) Windows Server 2012
19 254 (23.41%) Microsoft Certification
20 246 (22.67%) DNS
21 244 (22.49%) Exchange Server 2010
22 234 (21.57%) DHCP
23 230 (21.20%) AppSense
24 225 (20.74%) SQL Server
25 223 (20.55%) Microsoft App-V
26 222 (20.46%) Windows 7
27 210 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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
1 474 (43.69%) MS Exchange
2 244 (22.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 155 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 143 (13.18%) Lync
5 115 (10.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 113 (10.41%) SharePoint
7 111 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 94 (8.66%) IIS
9 30 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 30 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 26 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 25 (2.30%) Office Communications Server
12 7 (0.65%) Apache
13 5 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.37%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.28%) SAS
16 2 (0.18%) MS Project Server
17 1 (0.092%) K2 blackpearl
17 1 (0.092%) SharePoint Server
17 1 (0.092%) WebSphere
Applications
1 281 (25.90%) MS Excel
2 173 (15.94%) MS Office
3 34 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.092%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.092%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.092%) Summit
3 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (6.45%) Office 365
2 16 (1.47%) SaaS
3 14 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.092%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 391 (36.04%) SAN
2 270 (24.88%) NetScaler
3 246 (22.67%) DNS
4 234 (21.57%) DHCP
5 186 (17.14%) Firewall
6 147 (13.55%) LAN
7 127 (11.71%) WAN
8 96 (8.85%) TCP/IP
9 89 (8.20%) iSCSI
10 86 (7.93%) VoIP
11 76 (7.00%) Wireless
12 70 (6.45%) NAS
13 57 (5.25%) VPN
14 56 (5.16%) VLAN
15 46 (4.24%) Internet
16 33 (3.04%) Fibre Channel
17 25 (2.30%) Unified Communications
18 24 (2.21%) Wireshark
19 22 (2.03%) LDAP
20 21 (1.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 29 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.092%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.092%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (1.84%) MSI
2 9 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.55%) AdminStudio
4 5 (0.46%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.092%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.092%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 120 (11.06%) Finance
2 30 (2.76%) Advertising
3 23 (2.12%) Law
4 18 (1.66%) Banking
5 16 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.38%) Legal
7 13 (1.20%) Back Office
7 13 (1.20%) Retail
8 8 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.65%) Publishing
9 7 (0.65%) Games
10 3 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.18%) Marketing
11 2 (0.18%) Billing
11 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.092%) Local Government
12 1 (0.092%) Electronics
12 1 (0.092%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 217 (20.00%) Consultant
2 208 (19.17%) Analyst
3 157 (14.47%) Support Engineer
4 155 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 139 (12.81%) Citrix Engineer
6 108 (9.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 107 (9.86%) Architect
8 104 (9.59%) Support Analyst
9 73 (6.73%) Technical Support
10 69 (6.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 67 (6.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 65 (5.99%) Technical Consultant
13 61 (5.62%) Citrix Support
14 59 (5.44%) Citrix Architect
15 56 (5.16%) Senior Consultant
16 47 (4.33%) Technical Engineer
16 47 (4.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
17 42 (3.87%) Citrix Consultant
18 41 (3.78%) Citrix Support Engineer
19 39 (3.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.96%) Application Packaging
2 14 (1.29%) CGI
3 12 (1.11%) .NET
4 7 (0.65%) Web Services
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (0.28%) ActiveX
6 3 (0.28%) WSH
6 3 (0.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 132 (12.17%) Clustering
2 79 (7.28%) Blackberry
3 72 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (4.70%) Fat Client
4 51 (4.70%) Thin Client
5 44 (4.06%) Replication
6 33 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.40%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.57%) Hedge funds
9 16 (1.47%) EqualLogic
10 14 (1.29%) GIS
11 13 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.74%) User Experience
15 7 (0.65%) PDA
16 6 (0.55%) Mathematics
16 6 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
16 6 (0.55%) iPhone
17 5 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 817 (75.30%) Windows
2 363 (33.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 270 (24.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 222 (20.46%) Windows 7
5 210 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 108 (9.95%) Linux
7 70 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 65 (5.99%) Windows XP
9 34 (3.13%) Windows 2000
10 33 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (1.84%) UNIX
12 14 (1.29%) Solaris
12 14 (1.29%) Debian
13 13 (1.20%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.11%) Windows Vista
15 9 (0.83%) CentOS
16 8 (0.74%) Android
17 7 (0.65%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.55%) AIX
18 6 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (30.78%) ITIL
2 101 (9.31%) Service Delivery
3 82 (7.56%) Migration
4 78 (7.19%) Service Management
5 59 (5.44%) Project Management
6 57 (5.25%) Problem Management
7 55 (5.07%) Mentoring
8 53 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 40 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 37 (3.41%) Change Management
11 36 (3.32%) Business Continuity
12 35 (3.23%) Configuration Management
13 34 (3.13%) Line Management
14 29 (2.67%) Incident Management
15 28 (2.58%) Software Deployment
16 26 (2.40%) ITIL V3
16 26 (2.40%) ITSM
17 25 (2.30%) Information Security
18 22 (2.03%) PRINCE2
19 21 (1.94%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 164 (15.12%) SQL
2 125 (11.52%) PowerShell
3 26 (2.40%) VBScript
4 13 (1.20%) VB
5 5 (0.46%) C#
6 3 (0.28%) Java
6 3 (0.28%) VBA
6 3 (0.28%) C
7 2 (0.18%) R
8 1 (0.092%) Python
8 1 (0.092%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.092%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.092%) C++
Qualifications
1 334 (30.78%) Citrix Certification
2 272 (25.07%) CCA
3 254 (23.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 203 (18.71%) MCSE
5 191 (17.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 121 (11.15%) MCP
7 115 (10.60%) Security Cleared
8 114 (10.51%) CCEE
9 112 (10.32%) MCSA
10 110 (10.14%) SC Cleared
11 105 (9.68%) Degree
12 93 (8.57%) CCIA
13 80 (7.37%) MCITP
14 74 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
15 51 (4.70%) CCEA
16 50 (4.61%) CCNA
17 44 (4.06%) VCP5
18 42 (3.87%) CCAA
19 37 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
20 33 (3.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (11.71%) SLA
2 10 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.65%) QA
4 6 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.28%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.092%) BS25999
System Software
1 903 (83.23%) XenApp
2 638 (58.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 610 (56.22%) Active Directory
4 368 (33.92%) vSphere
5 333 (30.69%) Hyper-V
6 223 (20.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 191 (17.60%) XenServer
8 125 (11.52%) VMware ESX
9 112 (10.32%) VMware ESXi
10 60 (5.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 57 (5.25%) Terminal Services
12 52 (4.79%) vCloud
13 16 (1.47%) Terminal Server
13 16 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 15 (1.38%) ISA Server
15 12 (1.11%) UAG
16 11 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (1.01%) NFS
17 9 (0.83%) Xen
18 6 (0.55%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 304 (28.02%) SCCM
2 128 (11.80%) SCOM
3 101 (9.31%) Backup Exec
3 101 (9.31%) XenMobile
4 66 (6.08%) EdgeSight
5 55 (5.07%) Norton AntiVirus
6 43 (3.96%) NetBackup
7 35 (3.23%) SCVMM
8 25 (2.30%) Nagios
8 25 (2.30%) WSUS
9 24 (2.21%) Opsview
10 21 (1.94%) WMI
11 19 (1.75%) vMotion
12 18 (1.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 15 (1.38%) HP SIM
14 9 (0.83%) SCDPM
14 9 (0.83%) OpenView
15 8 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 8 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
16 7 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1042 (96.04%) Citrix
2 819 (75.48%) VMware
3 728 (67.10%) Microsoft
4 292 (26.91%) Cisco
5 270 (24.88%) HP
6 230 (21.20%) AppSense
7 156 (14.38%) NetApp
8 130 (11.98%) EMC
9 115 (10.60%) Dell
10 103 (9.49%) Veeam
11 93 (8.57%) Symantec
12 53 (4.88%) CommVault
13 42 (3.87%) Fujitsu
14 38 (3.50%) Sophos
15 34 (3.13%) Veritas
16 33 (3.04%) Oracle
17 29 (2.67%) Red Hat
18 28 (2.58%) 3PAR
19 24 (2.21%) Huawei
20 23 (2.12%) Riverbed
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Salary: £41000 per annum + Negotiable + car + bonus
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Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Berry Technical
Salary: Benefits + On Call Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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