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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 466 458 405
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -53
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 503 463 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 4.39% 4.60% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 446 390 554
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
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
11462 10064 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.89% 10.08% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9587 8631 9813
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +23 217 £52,500 +5.00% 25
South East -22 101 £50,000 +5.26% 13
West Midlands +7 79 £40,000 -15.78% 4
North West +13 62 £33,500 -25.55% 5
Yorkshire -6 56 £45,000 - 3
East of England -21 39 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Midlands -8 14 £62,500 +38.88% 2
South West -25 12 £45,000 +34.32% 10
North East - 8 £47,500 -
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1050 (96.77%) Citrix
2 865 (79.72%) XenApp
3 808 (74.47%) Windows
4 681 (62.76%) Microsoft
5 652 (60.09%) VMware
6 600 (55.30%) Active Directory
7 504 (46.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 385 (35.48%) Hyper-V
9 352 (32.44%) MS Exchange
10 331 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 303 (27.93%) SCCM
12 295 (27.19%) Citrix Certification
13 286 (26.36%) Cisco
14 284 (26.18%) SAN
15 271 (24.98%) MS Excel
16 254 (23.41%) NetScaler
17 239 (22.03%) XenServer
18 238 (21.94%) Microsoft App-V
19 229 (21.11%) DNS
19 229 (21.11%) HP
19 229 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
20 222 (20.46%) Windows Server 2003
21 221 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
22 216 (19.91%) vSphere
23 215 (19.82%) ITIL
24 213 (19.63%) Firewall
25 212 (19.54%) NetApp
26 210 (19.35%) CCA
27 202 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2010
28 193 (17.79%) Windows 7

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 352 (32.44%) MS Exchange
2 202 (18.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 119 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 85 (7.83%) Lync
5 82 (7.56%) IIS
6 80 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 77 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 54 (4.98%) SharePoint
9 41 (3.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (1.66%) Apache
10 18 (1.66%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.92%) SAS
12 8 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
15 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
16 3 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
16 3 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 271 (24.98%) MS Excel
2 86 (7.93%) MS Office
3 7 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.092%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.18%) Summit
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.092%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.61%) Office 365
2 14 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.18%) IaaS
5 2 (0.18%) SaaS
5 2 (0.18%) PaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 284 (26.18%) SAN
2 254 (23.41%) NetScaler
3 229 (21.11%) DNS
4 213 (19.63%) Firewall
5 174 (16.04%) DHCP
6 110 (10.14%) LAN
7 108 (9.95%) WAN
8 88 (8.11%) NAS
9 78 (7.19%) TCP/IP
9 78 (7.19%) iSCSI
10 58 (5.35%) Wireless
11 42 (3.87%) VLAN
12 41 (3.78%) Fibre Channel
13 37 (3.41%) VPN
14 28 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (2.49%) Cisco Nexus
16 23 (2.12%) Network Security
16 23 (2.12%) MPLS
17 22 (2.03%) VoIP
18 18 (1.66%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (16.68%) SQL Server
2 59 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 9 (0.83%) MySQL
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.28%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.18%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.18%) DB2
8 2 (0.18%) OLAP
8 2 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (4.42%) MSI
2 32 (2.95%) AdminStudio
3 27 (2.49%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.092%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.092%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.092%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 121 (11.15%) Finance
2 45 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.04%) Banking
4 29 (2.67%) Law
5 26 (2.40%) Retail
6 25 (2.30%) Legal
7 10 (0.92%) Advertising
8 8 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.55%) Marketing
10 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.37%) Electronics
10 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.18%) Back Office
11 2 (0.18%) French Language
11 2 (0.18%) Games
11 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.092%) German Language
12 1 (0.092%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 236 (21.75%) Consultant
2 169 (15.58%) Support Engineer
3 133 (12.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 122 (11.24%) Analyst
5 98 (9.03%) Citrix Engineer
6 96 (8.85%) Citrix Consultant
7 95 (8.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 79 (7.28%) Architect
9 67 (6.18%) Technical Consultant
9 67 (6.18%) Citrix Support
10 60 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 58 (5.35%) Support Analyst
12 53 (4.88%) Citrix Specialist
13 45 (4.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 45 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
14 41 (3.78%) Senior Consultant
15 39 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
15 39 (3.59%) Citrix Support Engineer
16 36 (3.32%) Microsoft Consultant
17 33 (3.04%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (6.82%) Application Packaging
2 16 (1.47%) Web Services
3 15 (1.38%) COM
4 9 (0.83%) LAMP
5 4 (0.37%) .NET
6 3 (0.28%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.28%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (5.53%) Clustering
2 46 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (3.69%) Thin Client
3 40 (3.69%) Fat Client
4 38 (3.50%) Blackberry
5 33 (3.04%) Client/Server
5 33 (3.04%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.40%) Replication
7 22 (2.03%) FlexPod
8 21 (1.94%) EqualLogic
8 21 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.84%) Enterprise Storage
10 18 (1.66%) CLARiiON
11 12 (1.11%) Celerra
12 10 (0.92%) Computer Science
13 7 (0.65%) iPad
13 7 (0.65%) PKI
14 6 (0.55%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.55%) CMDB
15 5 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 808 (74.47%) Windows
2 331 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 229 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 222 (20.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 193 (17.79%) Windows 7
6 89 (8.20%) Windows 8
7 88 (8.11%) Linux
8 62 (5.71%) Windows XP
9 26 (2.40%) Solaris
10 25 (2.30%) UNIX
11 22 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (1.75%) AIX
13 15 (1.38%) Windows Vista
14 13 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (0.92%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.92%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.37%) Android
17 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.18%) zOS
18 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (19.82%) ITIL
2 95 (8.76%) Migration
3 71 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 55 (5.07%) Service Delivery
5 49 (4.52%) Project Management
6 40 (3.69%) Service Management
7 37 (3.41%) Load Balancing
8 36 (3.32%) Configuration Management
9 30 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
10 28 (2.58%) Incident Management
11 26 (2.40%) Problem Management
11 26 (2.40%) Time Management
11 26 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (2.12%) Mentoring
13 19 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (1.66%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (1.57%) Test Scripting
16 16 (1.47%) Technical Architecture
16 16 (1.47%) Asset Management
16 16 (1.47%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 178 (16.41%) SQL
2 124 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 76 (7.00%) VBScript
4 69 (6.36%) VB
5 16 (1.47%) C#
6 13 (1.20%) C++
6 13 (1.20%) C
7 9 (0.83%) Bash Shell
8 7 (0.65%) Java
9 5 (0.46%) Perl
10 4 (0.37%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.18%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 295 (27.19%) Citrix Certification
2 221 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 210 (19.35%) CCA
4 171 (15.76%) MCSE
5 137 (12.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 106 (9.77%) MCITP
7 78 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
8 72 (6.64%) CCNA
9 68 (6.27%) CCEE
10 59 (5.44%) CCEA
11 57 (5.25%) MCTS
12 53 (4.88%) Degree
13 47 (4.33%) MCSA
14 46 (4.24%) CCIA
15 44 (4.06%) Security Cleared
16 41 (3.78%) MCP
17 39 (3.59%) CCAA
18 38 (3.50%) NCDA
19 34 (3.13%) SC Cleared
20 32 (2.95%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.53%) SLA
2 23 (2.12%) QA
3 6 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 865 (79.72%) XenApp
2 600 (55.30%) Active Directory
3 504 (46.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 385 (35.48%) Hyper-V
5 239 (22.03%) XenServer
6 238 (21.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 216 (19.91%) vSphere
8 107 (9.86%) VMware ESX
9 62 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
10 34 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 33 (3.04%) vCloud
12 26 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
13 25 (2.30%) UAG
14 18 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 18 (1.66%) MetaFrame
15 16 (1.47%) NFS
16 15 (1.38%) ISA Server
16 15 (1.38%) IAG
17 12 (1.11%) VMware Server
18 10 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 303 (27.93%) SCCM
2 82 (7.56%) WSUS
3 67 (6.18%) SCOM
4 65 (5.99%) XenMobile
5 50 (4.61%) Backup Exec
6 48 (4.42%) AppDNA
7 34 (3.13%) NetBackup
8 32 (2.95%) SCVMM
9 21 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
10 16 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 16 (1.47%) HP SIM
11 15 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 12 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 10 (0.92%) Cacti
13 10 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
15 8 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
16 7 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
16 7 (0.65%) SCOrch
17 6 (0.55%) Foglight
Vendors
1 1050 (96.77%) Citrix
2 681 (62.76%) Microsoft
3 652 (60.09%) VMware
4 286 (26.36%) Cisco
5 229 (21.11%) HP
6 212 (19.54%) NetApp
7 166 (15.30%) AppSense
8 127 (11.71%) EMC
9 85 (7.83%) Dell
10 80 (7.37%) Symantec
11 53 (4.88%) Veeam
12 52 (4.79%) IBM
13 46 (4.24%) Oracle
14 35 (3.23%) Red Hat
15 31 (2.86%) CheckPoint
16 30 (2.76%) Apple
17 28 (2.58%) Juniper
17 28 (2.58%) Fujitsu
17 28 (2.58%) WatchGuard
18 27 (2.49%) SolarWinds
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Private Health, Pension, Life Cover
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £47000 to £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 57,000 + excellent benefits and 31 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago