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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 109 129 135
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 39 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.62% 0.90% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 9.03% 6.69% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
432 344 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.99% 13.40% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 291 275 180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Hemel Hempstead - 13 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £47,500 -
Watford -7 6 £40,000 -20.00%
St Albans - 3 £37,500 -
Royston - 3 £21,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 65 (100.00%) Citrix
2 61 (93.85%) VMware
3 57 (87.69%) Active Directory
4 52 (80.00%) XenApp
5 49 (75.38%) Microsoft
5 49 (75.38%) Windows
6 46 (70.77%) MS Exchange
6 46 (70.77%) Cisco
7 42 (64.62%) IIS
8 37 (56.92%) DNS
9 36 (55.38%) DHCP
10 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (49.23%) Firewall
12 31 (47.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (47.69%) Symantec
13 30 (46.15%) vSphere
13 30 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
15 27 (41.54%) Sophos
16 26 (40.00%) Blackberry
16 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 26 (40.00%) VMware ESX
16 26 (40.00%) Clustering
16 26 (40.00%) Backup Exec
16 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
17 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
17 25 (38.46%) NetBackup
17 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
17 25 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
17 25 (38.46%) Veritas

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 46 (70.77%) MS Exchange
2 42 (64.62%) IIS
3 30 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.62%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Office 365
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.92%) DNS
2 36 (55.38%) DHCP
3 32 (49.23%) Firewall
4 13 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 8 (12.31%) SAN
6 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.15%) VLAN
8 2 (3.08%) Wireless
8 2 (3.08%) LDAP
9 1 (1.54%) LAN
9 1 (1.54%) WAN
9 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.54%) Network Security
9 1 (1.54%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
2 25 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.08%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (44.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (32.31%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) Consultant
5 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (9.23%) Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Administrator
9 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.15%) IT Administrator
10 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) IT Support Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Server Support
11 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (3.08%) Server Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) IT Support
11 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 26 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) Replication
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (75.38%) Windows
2 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (47.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (38.46%) Windows 2000
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.23%) Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.77%) Patch Management
2 6 (9.23%) CRM
2 6 (9.23%) BCP
2 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.69%) Change Management
3 5 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL
4 4 (6.15%) Project Management
4 4 (6.15%) Migration
5 3 (4.62%) Logistics
6 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.08%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (1.54%) Security Hardening
7 1 (1.54%) Server Building
7 1 (1.54%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
1 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.08%) VBScript
2 2 (3.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) CCA
1 8 (12.31%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.69%) MCITP
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) MCSE
5 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.54%) MCSA
6 1 (1.54%) CCEA
6 1 (1.54%) CCEE
6 1 (1.54%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (87.69%) Active Directory
2 52 (80.00%) XenApp
3 30 (46.15%) vSphere
4 26 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 25 (38.46%) vCloud
6 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (29.23%) Hyper-V
8 11 (16.92%) XenServer
9 7 (10.77%) Terminal Server
10 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (4.62%) Xen
11 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 25 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 25 (38.46%) NetBackup
3 6 (9.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (6.15%) EdgeSight
4 4 (6.15%) SCCM
5 3 (4.62%) XenMobile
6 2 (3.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Citrix
2 61 (93.85%) VMware
3 49 (75.38%) Microsoft
4 46 (70.77%) Cisco
5 31 (47.69%) Symantec
6 27 (41.54%) Sophos
7 25 (38.46%) Veritas
8 14 (21.54%) HP
9 9 (13.85%) NetApp
10 6 (9.23%) LogRhythm
10 6 (9.23%) Clearswift
11 5 (7.69%) Dell
12 4 (6.15%) Apple
13 2 (3.08%) IronPort
13 2 (3.08%) Veeam
13 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.54%) EMC
14 1 (1.54%) BMC
14 1 (1.54%) Oracle