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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 88 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.52% 1.11% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.47% 11.67% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Average salary £50,875 £45,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.05% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,782 £35,750 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,875 £49,500 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
144 120 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.92% 9.49% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 137 100 76
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 April 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 20 April 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 0 2 £38,782 -18.35%
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) NAS
5 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (37.50%) DFS Replication
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (25.00%) AppSense
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) CMMI

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
1 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) PPP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
2 1 (12.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) CMMI
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) XenApp
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (37.50%) DFS Replication
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) AppSense
3 2 (25.00%) Mercator