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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 92 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 5.43% 4.38% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £51,875 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.05% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,782 £35,000 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £44,112 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.70%
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
129 137 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.78% 11.86% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 124 126 118
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram 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 1 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
Tunbridge Wells -22 2 £38,782 -9.34%
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) vSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) NAS
5 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
5 4 (44.44%) DFS Replication
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) VLAN
6 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) vCloud
6 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
1 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
1 4 (44.44%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) PPP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Citrix Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) CMMI
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
2 7 (77.78%) vSphere
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
4 4 (44.44%) DFS Replication
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) vCloud
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Intel
6 2 (22.22%) AppSense
6 2 (22.22%) Veeam