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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 444 459 411
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -48
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 548 489 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 4.52% 4.68% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 465 395 519
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
12126 10447 11497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.35% 10.34% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10237 8893 9956
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +40 241 £52,500 - 25
South East +17 120 £49,000 +3.15% 8
West Midlands -25 62 £46,250 -7.50% 5
Yorkshire -8 58 £45,000 - 3
North West +10 55 £34,000 +0.29% 8
East of England -35 42 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South West -3 26 £37,500 -28.57% 6
East Midlands -3 16 £70,000 +55.55% 2
North East - 8 £47,500 - 1
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1039 (95.85%) Citrix
2 854 (78.78%) XenApp
3 819 (75.55%) Windows
4 679 (62.64%) Microsoft
5 648 (59.78%) VMware
6 600 (55.35%) Active Directory
7 506 (46.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 358 (33.03%) Hyper-V
9 327 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 320 (29.52%) MS Exchange
11 314 (28.97%) Citrix Certification
12 291 (26.85%) SAN
13 287 (26.48%) SCCM
14 272 (25.09%) NetScaler
15 267 (24.63%) MS Excel
16 261 (24.08%) Cisco
17 235 (21.68%) ITIL
18 234 (21.59%) Microsoft App-V
19 230 (21.22%) Windows Server 2012
20 228 (21.03%) Windows Server 2003
21 225 (20.76%) HP
22 224 (20.66%) CCA
23 218 (20.11%) XenServer
24 217 (20.02%) Microsoft Certification
25 215 (19.83%) DNS
26 214 (19.74%) NetApp
27 213 (19.65%) vSphere
28 205 (18.91%) Windows 7
29 188 (17.34%) SQL Server
30 182 (16.79%) MCSE

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 320 (29.52%) MS Exchange
2 165 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 80 (7.38%) IIS
5 76 (7.01%) Lync
5 76 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 61 (5.63%) SharePoint
7 50 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 27 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (1.75%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.66%) Apache
11 8 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
13 6 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.18%) WorkSite
15 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 267 (24.63%) MS Excel
2 91 (8.39%) MS Office
3 10 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.092%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.092%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.24%) Office 365
2 17 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.37%) 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
1 291 (26.85%) SAN
2 272 (25.09%) NetScaler
3 215 (19.83%) DNS
4 175 (16.14%) Firewall
5 161 (14.85%) DHCP
6 112 (10.33%) LAN
7 108 (9.96%) WAN
8 95 (8.76%) NAS
9 81 (7.47%) iSCSI
10 76 (7.01%) TCP/IP
11 44 (4.06%) Fibre Channel
12 42 (3.87%) Wireless
13 38 (3.51%) VPN
14 34 (3.14%) VLAN
15 25 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 23 (2.12%) Network Security
17 22 (2.03%) WAAS
17 22 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (1.75%) Internet
19 17 (1.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (17.34%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (4.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.83%) MySQL
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.28%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.18%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (0.18%) DB2
9 2 (0.18%) OLAP
9 2 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (4.34%) MSI
2 34 (3.14%) AdminStudio
3 25 (2.31%) InstallShield
4 5 (0.46%) Wise Package Studio
5 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.092%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 142 (13.10%) Finance
2 54 (4.98%) Banking
3 42 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.95%) Retail
5 20 (1.85%) Law
6 19 (1.75%) Legal
7 11 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.01%) Advertising
8 6 (0.55%) Marketing
9 5 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.37%) Electronics
10 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.37%) Games
11 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.18%) French Language
11 2 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.092%) German Language
12 1 (0.092%) Publishing
12 1 (0.092%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 242 (22.32%) Consultant
2 152 (14.02%) Support Engineer
3 128 (11.81%) Analyst
4 115 (10.61%) Citrix Engineer
5 104 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 95 (8.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 94 (8.67%) Citrix Consultant
8 86 (7.93%) Architect
9 77 (7.10%) Citrix Support
10 73 (6.73%) Technical Consultant
11 62 (5.72%) Support Analyst
12 60 (5.54%) Citrix Specialist
13 48 (4.43%) Senior Consultant
14 45 (4.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 45 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 42 (3.87%) Citrix Support Engineer
16 36 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
17 34 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
18 33 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
19 31 (2.86%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (8.21%) Application Packaging
2 20 (1.85%) Web Services
3 9 (0.83%) LAMP
4 6 (0.55%) COM
5 5 (0.46%) .NET
6 3 (0.28%) LINQ
7 1 (0.092%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.27%) Clustering
2 47 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 37 (3.41%) Thin Client
4 37 (3.41%) Fat Client
5 35 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 27 (2.49%) Client/Server
7 25 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
8 19 (1.75%) EqualLogic
8 19 (1.75%) Replication
9 18 (1.66%) FlexPod
10 17 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.57%) CLARiiON
11 16 (1.48%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.11%) Celerra
13 9 (0.83%) User Experience
14 7 (0.65%) CMDB
14 7 (0.65%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.46%) Kindle
16 4 (0.37%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 819 (75.55%) Windows
2 327 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 230 (21.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 228 (21.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 205 (18.91%) Windows 7
6 93 (8.58%) Linux
7 84 (7.75%) Windows 8
8 65 (6.00%) Windows XP
9 28 (2.58%) Solaris
10 27 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (2.21%) UNIX
12 23 (2.12%) AIX
13 12 (1.11%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.01%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.74%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.18%) Android
17 2 (0.18%) zOS
17 2 (0.18%) VMS
17 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (21.68%) ITIL
2 79 (7.29%) Service Delivery
3 76 (7.01%) Migration
4 59 (5.44%) Project Management
5 46 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 39 (3.60%) Service Management
7 37 (3.41%) Load Balancing
8 33 (3.04%) Problem Management
9 27 (2.49%) Configuration Management
10 26 (2.40%) Incident Management
11 24 (2.21%) Change Control
12 23 (2.12%) Line Management
12 23 (2.12%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (2.03%) Time Management
13 22 (2.03%) Mentoring
14 21 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (1.94%) BCP
15 19 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (1.66%) Change Management
17 17 (1.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 175 (16.14%) SQL
2 141 (13.01%) PowerShell
3 88 (8.12%) VBScript
4 69 (6.37%) VB
5 13 (1.20%) C++
6 11 (1.01%) C#
7 10 (0.92%) C
7 10 (0.92%) Java
8 8 (0.74%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.37%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.37%) Perl
10 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.18%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 314 (28.97%) Citrix Certification
2 224 (20.66%) CCA
3 217 (20.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 182 (16.79%) MCSE
5 134 (12.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 110 (10.15%) MCITP
7 72 (6.64%) CCEE
8 71 (6.55%) CCEA
9 65 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
10 58 (5.35%) CCNA
11 57 (5.26%) MCTS
12 55 (5.07%) Degree
13 51 (4.70%) CCIA
14 47 (4.34%) Security Cleared
15 46 (4.24%) MCP
16 41 (3.78%) SC Cleared
17 39 (3.60%) MCSA
18 38 (3.51%) CCAA
19 35 (3.23%) NCDA
20 31 (2.86%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.26%) SLA
2 22 (2.03%) QA
3 10 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 854 (78.78%) XenApp
2 600 (55.35%) Active Directory
3 506 (46.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 358 (33.03%) Hyper-V
5 234 (21.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 218 (20.11%) XenServer
7 213 (19.65%) vSphere
8 108 (9.96%) VMware ESX
9 61 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
10 43 (3.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 34 (3.14%) vCloud
12 20 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
13 17 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 17 (1.57%) NFS
14 16 (1.48%) UAG
15 13 (1.20%) DFS Replication
15 13 (1.20%) MetaFrame
16 9 (0.83%) Terminal Services
16 9 (0.83%) ISA Server
17 7 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 287 (26.48%) SCCM
2 85 (7.84%) XenMobile
3 73 (6.73%) WSUS
4 62 (5.72%) SCOM
5 44 (4.06%) AppDNA
6 36 (3.32%) NetBackup
6 36 (3.32%) Backup Exec
7 27 (2.49%) SCVMM
8 20 (1.85%) HP SIM
9 19 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
10 15 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 11 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (0.83%) OpenView
12 9 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 8 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.74%) SCOrch
14 7 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 7 (0.65%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.65%) MOM
14 7 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1039 (95.85%) Citrix
2 679 (62.64%) Microsoft
3 648 (59.78%) VMware
4 261 (24.08%) Cisco
5 225 (20.76%) HP
6 214 (19.74%) NetApp
7 178 (16.42%) AppSense
8 118 (10.89%) EMC
9 78 (7.20%) Dell
10 66 (6.09%) Symantec
11 55 (5.07%) Oracle
12 52 (4.80%) IBM
13 40 (3.69%) Veeam
14 39 (3.60%) Red Hat
15 34 (3.14%) 3PAR
16 26 (2.40%) Fujitsu
16 26 (2.40%) Apple
17 25 (2.31%) LANDesk
18 23 (2.12%) Juniper
19 22 (2.03%) PlateSpin
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £300 - £310 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Car + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 + Car/Car allowance, on call
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Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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