The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 94 90 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 0.45% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 3.60% 4.81% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £49,000 £48,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.51% +26.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,346 £45,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.27%
XenDesktop
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 104 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.78% 9.42% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 99 95 71
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,309
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Kent

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Kent

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Tunbridge Wells +22 2 £46,390 +3.08% 1
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) XenApp
3 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
4 10 (71.43%) MCSE
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) vSphere
5 9 (64.29%) SolarWinds
5 9 (64.29%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
5 9 (64.29%) MPLS
5 9 (64.29%) OSPF
5 9 (64.29%) BGP
5 9 (64.29%) LAN
5 9 (64.29%) WAN
5 9 (64.29%) CCNP
5 9 (64.29%) CCNA
5 9 (64.29%) Active Directory

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) MPLS
2 9 (64.29%) OSPF
2 9 (64.29%) BGP
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.14%) NAS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Network Support
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Biometrics
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) MCSE
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CCNP
2 9 (64.29%) CCNA
3 7 (50.00%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCA
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) XenApp
2 10 (71.43%) vSphere
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (50.00%) Foglight
3 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
3 5 (35.71%) SCCM
3 5 (35.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) SolarWinds
3 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 8 (57.14%) F5
5 5 (35.71%) Veeam
6 2 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Mercator
7 1 (7.14%) Apple
7 1 (7.14%) Meru Networks