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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 100 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.61% 1.11% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 3.33% 9.35% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Average salary £50,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £36,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
210 107 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.32% 11.90% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 150 87 101
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Cheltenham +7 6 £55,000 +48.64%
XenDesktop
South West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) MS Office
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
3 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 11 (84.62%) SAN
3 11 (84.62%) Websense
3 11 (84.62%) Backup Exec
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (84.62%) SCCM
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (84.62%) Office 365
4 10 (76.92%) Veeam
4 10 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
4 10 (76.92%) SCOM
4 10 (76.92%) SCVMM
4 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (76.92%) Symantec
4 10 (76.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 10 (76.92%) Wireless
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (69.23%) Lync
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 11 (84.62%) SAN
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Wireless
3 10 (76.92%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) VLAN
4 8 (61.54%) NetScaler
5 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
2 7 (53.85%) PDA
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Business Development
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 8 (61.54%) CCA
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 10 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
5 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Backup Exec
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 10 (76.92%) SCOM
2 10 (76.92%) SCVMM
2 10 (76.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (38.46%) vMotion
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
3 11 (84.62%) Websense
4 10 (76.92%) Veeam
4 10 (76.92%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) Sophos
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) AppSense
6 1 (7.69%) Computacenter
6 1 (7.69%) IronPort
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco