The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 96 83
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category - 5.80% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
XenDesktop
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 69 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.93% 6.15% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 60
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Glasgow

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCEE
3 3 (60.00%) CCIA
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) IPv4
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Compaq
5 1 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) IPv4
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCA
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCEE
2 3 (60.00%) CCIA
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Compaq
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee