The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 91 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.63% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 1.45% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.08% -9.00%
XenDesktop
East of England

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

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
200 207 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.84% 19.49% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 143 175 179
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Essex

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Essex

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Essex

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 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
Brentwood - 7 £50,000 -
Loughton - 1 £32,500 -
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
3 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
4 16 (76.19%) ITIL
5 15 (71.43%) XenApp
6 13 (61.90%) Lync
6 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (61.90%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
6 13 (61.90%) VMware
7 12 (57.14%) Clustering
7 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (57.14%) SQL
7 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (47.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (47.62%) SAN
8 10 (47.62%) HP
8 10 (47.62%) 3PAR
9 9 (42.86%) Linux
10 7 (33.33%) MCSE
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 6 (28.57%) SCCM
11 6 (28.57%) MCITP
11 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
11 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
1 13 (61.90%) Lync
1 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
2 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Operations Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Deployment Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VBScript
2 5 (23.81%) VB
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (33.33%) MCSE
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (28.57%) MCITP
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) XenApp
3 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) Xen
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) HP
4 10 (47.62%) 3PAR
5 5 (23.81%) Brocade
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco