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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 118 123 152
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 23 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.12% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 8.81% 1.99% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 11
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
261 251 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.69% 13.04% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 205 186 259
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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
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 26 January 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 - 20 £50,000 -
Watford -13 2 £45,000 -18.18%
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 39 (95.12%) XenApp
3 38 (92.68%) Windows
4 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
4 31 (75.61%) VMware
4 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
6 28 (68.29%) vSphere
7 27 (65.85%) SC Cleared
7 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
7 27 (65.85%) MS Exchange
8 26 (63.41%) DNS
9 25 (60.98%) Firewall
10 24 (58.54%) DHCP
10 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
10 24 (58.54%) Cisco
10 24 (58.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2000
12 22 (53.66%) Symantec
12 22 (53.66%) VMware ESX
12 22 (53.66%) Sophos
12 22 (53.66%) Backup Exec
12 22 (53.66%) Exchange Server 2007
13 21 (51.22%) vCloud
13 21 (51.22%) NetBackup
13 21 (51.22%) Clustering
13 21 (51.22%) Blackberry
13 21 (51.22%) Norton AntiVirus

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (65.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (58.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (53.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (51.22%) IIS
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) DNS
2 25 (60.98%) Firewall
3 24 (58.54%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.32%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
5 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2000
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (19.51%) Retail
2 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (51.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Project Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) IT Support
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Blackberry
1 21 (51.22%) Clustering
2 3 (7.32%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.32%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (51.22%) Windows 2000
4 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL
2 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE
3 2 (4.88%) BCP
3 2 (4.88%) Migration
3 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (4.88%) Time Management
3 2 (4.88%) Line Management
4 1 (2.44%) Logistics
4 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) VBScript
1 7 (17.07%) VB
1 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) SC Cleared
1 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) XenApp
2 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
3 28 (68.29%) vSphere
4 22 (53.66%) VMware ESX
5 21 (51.22%) vCloud
6 6 (14.63%) XenServer
7 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
8 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (4.88%) MetaFrame
10 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (53.66%) Backup Exec
2 21 (51.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 21 (51.22%) NetBackup
3 6 (14.63%) EdgeSight
4 2 (4.88%) SCCM
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 31 (75.61%) VMware
3 24 (58.54%) Cisco
4 22 (53.66%) Symantec
4 22 (53.66%) Sophos
5 21 (51.22%) Veritas
6 7 (17.07%) AppSense
7 6 (14.63%) Fujitsu
7 6 (14.63%) Acronis
8 4 (9.76%) Altiris
8 4 (9.76%) HP
9 3 (7.32%) NetApp
9 3 (7.32%) Veeam
10 2 (4.88%) IBM
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle
11 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard
11 1 (2.44%) IronPort