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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 122 125 137
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.87% 0.40% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 6.12% 3.77% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 24
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +51.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
327 212 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.26% 10.55% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 253 170 261
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Watford +2 11 £50,000 -14.89%
Stevenage - 7 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £57,500 -
XenDesktop
East of England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 48 (96.00%) XenApp
2 46 (92.00%) Citrix
3 39 (78.00%) Windows
4 28 (56.00%) VMware
5 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
5 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (40.00%) vSphere
7 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
8 18 (36.00%) NetApp
9 17 (34.00%) Lync
10 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
11 15 (30.00%) Time Management
11 15 (30.00%) XenServer
11 15 (30.00%) MCITP
11 15 (30.00%) SAN
11 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (30.00%) EMC
12 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
12 14 (28.00%) DNS
12 14 (28.00%) Client/Server
12 14 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (26.00%) Cisco
13 13 (26.00%) Firewall
14 12 (24.00%) Telecoms
14 12 (24.00%) Finance
14 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
14 12 (24.00%) AppSense

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (34.00%) Lync
3 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (16.00%) IIS
6 7 (14.00%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (8.00%) SAS
8 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
9 1 (2.00%) Apache
9 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) SAN
2 14 (28.00%) DNS
3 13 (26.00%) Firewall
4 11 (22.00%) iSCSI
5 7 (14.00%) DHCP
6 6 (12.00%) VPN
7 5 (10.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (8.00%) NAS
9 2 (4.00%) LAN
9 2 (4.00%) WAN
10 1 (2.00%) SMTP
10 1 (2.00%) HTTP
10 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (24.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
1 12 (24.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Consultant
2 13 (26.00%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Project Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Server Support
5 7 (14.00%) Server Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Wintel Support
5 7 (14.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Client/Server
2 10 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 7 (14.00%) FlexPod
3 7 (14.00%) CLARiiON
4 4 (8.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) SUSE
8 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Time Management
2 11 (22.00%) Migration
3 7 (14.00%) BCP
4 4 (8.00%) Network Design
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL
5 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.00%) Line Management
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) VBScript
2 9 (18.00%) VB
2 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (30.00%) MCITP
2 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.00%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (18.00%) NCDA
3 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.00%) NCIE
4 8 (16.00%) VCAP
4 8 (16.00%) MCSE
5 5 (10.00%) CCNP
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.00%) MCTS
6 4 (8.00%) CCNA
6 4 (8.00%) CCA
7 2 (4.00%) CCEE
7 2 (4.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 48 (96.00%) XenApp
2 20 (40.00%) vSphere
3 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (30.00%) XenServer
5 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (22.00%) VMware ESX
8 7 (14.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (14.00%) MetaFrame
9 1 (2.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) SCCM
2 7 (14.00%) SCOM
2 7 (14.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (14.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (2.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (92.00%) Citrix
2 28 (56.00%) VMware
3 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.00%) NetApp
5 15 (30.00%) EMC
6 13 (26.00%) Cisco
7 12 (24.00%) AppSense
8 11 (22.00%) HP
8 11 (22.00%) Symantec
8 11 (22.00%) Fujitsu
9 9 (18.00%) Altiris
10 8 (16.00%) Dell
11 7 (14.00%) IBM
11 7 (14.00%) CommVault
11 7 (14.00%) SolarWinds
12 4 (8.00%) WatchGuard
12 4 (8.00%) Veeam
12 4 (8.00%) Juniper
12 4 (8.00%) PlateSpin
13 1 (2.00%) Lotus