The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 81 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.12% - 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.41% - 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
XenDesktop
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 75 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.62% 9.19% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 133
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -22.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) XenApp
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) iPad
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) AppSense
7 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) Flash
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) Apple
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (10.00%) MS Office
8 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) VoIP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (90.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) ProCurve