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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 100 99 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 10 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.87% 0.33% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 3.23% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 11
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
130 124 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.27% 10.31% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 116 83
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 +7 2 - -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) XenApp
3 16 (84.21%) VMware
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (63.16%) LAN
5 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 12 (63.16%) vSphere
6 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
7 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 9 (47.37%) SCCM
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
9 7 (36.84%) VBScript
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 7 (36.84%) AdminStudio
9 7 (36.84%) Application Packaging
9 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
10 6 (31.58%) SQL
10 6 (31.58%) MS Office
10 6 (31.58%) ITIL
10 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 6 (31.58%) Cisco
10 6 (31.58%) Wyse
10 6 (31.58%) Banking
10 6 (31.58%) WSUS
10 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) LAN
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) MPLS
2 5 (26.32%) OSPF
2 5 (26.32%) BGP
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) AdminStudio
2 2 (10.53%) MSI
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Software Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) BCP
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) Coaching
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) VBScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) MCSE
1 5 (26.32%) CCNP
1 5 (26.32%) CCNA
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) XenApp
2 12 (63.16%) vSphere
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCCM
2 6 (31.58%) WSUS
3 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (10.53%) Foglight
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 6 (31.58%) Wyse
5 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Mercator
6 2 (10.53%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) HP