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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 606 473 463
Rank change year-on-year
-133 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 284 513 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 4.38% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 229 461 393
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
11112 11705 10055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.87% 10.93% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9338 9713 8623
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -73 109 £50,000 -4.76% 17
South East -24 63 £44,500 -6.31% 5
East of England -4 38 £40,000 +5.26% 6
North West -38 35 £37,500 +13.63% 4
Yorkshire -26 16 £42,000 - 5
West Midlands -68 12 £40,000 - 3
South West -23 6 £31,750 -2.30% 7
North East -8 3 £27,500 -32.92% 2
East Midlands -15 2 £40,000 -4.76% 2
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 749 (95.29%) Citrix
2 622 (79.13%) XenApp
3 589 (74.94%) VMware
4 546 (69.47%) Windows
5 483 (61.45%) Microsoft
6 431 (54.83%) Active Directory
7 410 (52.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 284 (36.13%) MS Exchange
9 261 (33.21%) ITIL
10 252 (32.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 217 (27.61%) Cisco
12 216 (27.48%) SCCM
13 199 (25.32%) Citrix Certification
14 197 (25.06%) Windows Server 2012
15 196 (24.94%) vSphere
16 190 (24.17%) NetScaler
17 183 (23.28%) AppSense
18 182 (23.16%) MS Excel
19 180 (22.90%) SAN
20 174 (22.14%) Microsoft App-V
21 160 (20.36%) Hyper-V
22 158 (20.10%) Exchange Server 2010
22 158 (20.10%) CCA
23 155 (19.72%) DNS
24 152 (19.34%) Windows 7
25 150 (19.08%) Windows Server 2003
26 148 (18.83%) DHCP
27 137 (17.43%) HP
28 135 (17.18%) XenServer
29 134 (17.05%) MS Office

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 284 (36.13%) MS Exchange
2 158 (20.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 69 (8.78%) Lync
5 67 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 64 (8.14%) IIS
7 56 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 48 (6.11%) SharePoint
9 23 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.13%) Apache
13 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 182 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 134 (17.05%) MS Office
3 14 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 64 (8.14%) Office 365
2 23 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.27%) SaaS
5 8 (1.02%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.76%) IaaS
8 3 (0.38%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 190 (24.17%) NetScaler
2 180 (22.90%) SAN
3 155 (19.72%) DNS
4 148 (18.83%) DHCP
5 115 (14.63%) LAN
6 102 (12.98%) Firewall
7 91 (11.58%) WAN
8 65 (8.27%) TCP/IP
9 52 (6.62%) VPN
9 52 (6.62%) iSCSI
10 40 (5.09%) VoIP
11 34 (4.33%) NAS
12 27 (3.44%) VLAN
13 20 (2.54%) Wireless
14 18 (2.29%) Wireshark
14 18 (2.29%) IPv4
15 17 (2.16%) MPLS
16 15 (1.91%) IP Telephony
17 14 (1.78%) Unified Communications
18 13 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.25%) MySQL
7 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (1.65%) MSI
2 9 (1.15%) AdminStudio
3 6 (0.76%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.13%) JIRA
4 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (9.29%) Finance
2 24 (3.05%) Law
3 20 (2.54%) Back Office
4 19 (2.42%) Publishing
5 18 (2.29%) Advertising
6 16 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.65%) Legal
8 12 (1.53%) Marketing
8 12 (1.53%) Banking
9 7 (0.89%) Retail
9 7 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.25%) Games
12 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (17.56%) Analyst
2 104 (13.23%) Architect
3 101 (12.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 95 (12.09%) Consultant
5 82 (10.43%) Support Engineer
6 74 (9.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 60 (7.63%) Support Analyst
8 56 (7.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 56 (7.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 56 (7.12%) Citrix Architect
9 50 (6.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 46 (5.85%) Desktop Engineer
11 43 (5.47%) Citrix Consultant
12 39 (4.96%) Desktop Support
13 32 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
13 32 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
14 31 (3.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 31 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support
15 30 (3.82%) Technical Support
16 27 (3.44%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.45%) Application Packaging
2 20 (2.54%) Web Services
3 15 (1.91%) CGI
4 9 (1.15%) ActiveX
4 9 (1.15%) .NET
4 9 (1.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.64%) COM
5 5 (0.64%) XMPP
6 3 (0.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.67%) Data Centre
2 63 (8.02%) Clustering
3 59 (7.51%) Fat Client
3 59 (7.51%) Thin Client
4 53 (6.74%) Blackberry
5 51 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.69%) Computer Science
7 20 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.04%) HP StoreVirtual
9 15 (1.91%) GIS
10 11 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (1.27%) BYOD
12 9 (1.15%) EqualLogic
13 7 (0.89%) iSeries
13 7 (0.89%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.64%) Replication
14 5 (0.64%) iPad
14 5 (0.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 546 (69.47%) Windows
2 252 (32.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 197 (25.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 152 (19.34%) Windows 7
5 150 (19.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (8.78%) Linux
7 51 (6.49%) Windows 8
8 27 (3.44%) Windows XP
9 22 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (2.67%) UNIX
11 20 (2.54%) Windows 2000
12 12 (1.53%) Android
13 6 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.76%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.64%) Debian
15 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.13%) CentOS
16 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (33.21%) ITIL
2 98 (12.47%) Service Management
3 53 (6.74%) Migration
4 52 (6.62%) Project Management
5 44 (5.60%) Mentoring
6 39 (4.96%) Problem Management
7 38 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 35 (4.45%) Change Management
9 34 (4.33%) Patch Management
10 31 (3.94%) Incident Management
11 28 (3.56%) Service Delivery
12 24 (3.05%) Project Planning
13 22 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
13 22 (2.80%) TOGAF
14 20 (2.54%) ITSM
14 20 (2.54%) Business Development
15 18 (2.29%) PRINCE2
16 17 (2.16%) CRM
16 17 (2.16%) Business Continuity
16 17 (2.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (13.61%) SQL
2 56 (7.12%) PowerShell
3 26 (3.31%) VBScript
4 15 (1.91%) VB
5 11 (1.40%) C
6 9 (1.15%) VBA
7 1 (0.13%) Python
7 1 (0.13%) C#
7 1 (0.13%) Java
7 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 199 (25.32%) Citrix Certification
2 158 (20.10%) CCA
3 130 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 99 (12.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 90 (11.45%) Security Cleared
6 86 (10.94%) SC Cleared
6 86 (10.94%) MCSE
7 65 (8.27%) Degree
8 58 (7.38%) MCITP
9 57 (7.25%) CCEE
10 36 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (4.33%) MCSA
11 34 (4.33%) MCP
12 31 (3.94%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (3.82%) CCIA
14 28 (3.56%) CCNA
15 22 (2.80%) CCAA
16 18 (2.29%) VCP5
16 18 (2.29%) A+ Certification
17 14 (1.78%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.23%) SLA
2 14 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.15%) COBIT
4 7 (0.89%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.38%) QA
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.25%) GxP
8 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 622 (79.13%) XenApp
2 431 (54.83%) Active Directory
3 410 (52.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 196 (24.94%) vSphere
5 174 (22.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 160 (20.36%) Hyper-V
7 135 (17.18%) XenServer
8 76 (9.67%) VMware ESX
9 64 (8.14%) Terminal Services
10 40 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
11 39 (4.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 29 (3.69%) vCloud
13 19 (2.42%) Terminal Server
14 14 (1.78%) Xen
15 10 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
16 7 (0.89%) DFS Replication
17 6 (0.76%) VMware Server
18 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 4 (0.51%) ISA Server
19 2 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 216 (27.48%) SCCM
2 78 (9.92%) SCOM
3 49 (6.23%) XenMobile
4 39 (4.96%) EdgeSight
5 32 (4.07%) Backup Exec
6 22 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 22 (2.80%) NetBackup
7 16 (2.04%) WSUS
8 11 (1.40%) AirWatch
9 10 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 10 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 9 (1.15%) SCVMM
11 8 (1.02%) Nagios
11 8 (1.02%) vMotion
12 6 (0.76%) Opsview
12 6 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
13 5 (0.64%) WMI
14 3 (0.38%) AppDNA
14 3 (0.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 749 (95.29%) Citrix
2 589 (74.94%) VMware
3 483 (61.45%) Microsoft
4 217 (27.61%) Cisco
5 183 (23.28%) AppSense
6 137 (17.43%) HP
7 113 (14.38%) NetApp
8 54 (6.87%) Dell
9 45 (5.73%) Symantec
10 40 (5.09%) 3PAR
11 39 (4.96%) Veeam
12 31 (3.94%) EMC
13 23 (2.93%) Sophos
14 19 (2.42%) Red Hat
15 18 (2.29%) Veritas
16 17 (2.16%) Apple
16 17 (2.16%) Oracle
17 15 (1.91%) CommVault
17 15 (1.91%) Computacenter
17 15 (1.91%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38154 - £43941 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £80K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £80K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 + car allowance, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
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Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + + Bonus (6K) + Car (7K)
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