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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 91 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 5.49% 1.85% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £51,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -11.11%
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
164 162 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.96% 15.58% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 132 147 100
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £59,040
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Chatham - 2 £32,000 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) HP
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) vSphere
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (41.67%) Dell
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) vCloud
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
8 4 (33.33%) vRealize
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (33.33%) VLAN
8 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 4 (33.33%) SCCM
8 4 (33.33%) SCOM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 4 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) vCloud
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (16.67%) NFS
7 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
7 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
1 4 (33.33%) vRealize
2 1 (8.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) HP
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Dell
6 3 (25.00%) Intel
7 2 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) Veeam
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco