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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 98 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.30% 0.44% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 4.72% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £51,375 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.16% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,975 £45,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,775 £45,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
172 106 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.30% 9.25% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 156 90 76
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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
Tunbridge Wells +8 1 - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) XenApp
3 14 (82.35%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 10 (58.82%) vSphere
6 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 9 (52.94%) WAN
6 9 (52.94%) SCCM
7 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
8 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
8 7 (41.18%) Application Packaging
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) AdminStudio
8 7 (41.18%) VBScript
9 6 (35.29%) MS Office
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
9 6 (35.29%) WSUS
9 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (35.29%) Banking
9 6 (35.29%) Wyse
10 5 (29.41%) Change Management
10 5 (29.41%) BCP
10 5 (29.41%) ITIL
10 5 (29.41%) Coaching
11 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (23.53%) NetScaler

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) LAN
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) AdminStudio
2 2 (11.76%) MSI
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Citrix Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Software Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) BCP
1 5 (29.41%) Change Management
1 5 (29.41%) Coaching
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) VBScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) XenApp
2 10 (58.82%) vSphere
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (11.76%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) WSUS
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (5.88%) Foglight
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Wyse
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Mercator
7 1 (5.88%) F5