The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 96 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.63% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 4.58% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
Median salary £27,500 £51,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.47% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,782 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £63,438 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
167 131 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.41% 13.80% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 141 125 109
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 2 £26,500 -
Rochester - 1 £32,500 -
XenDesktop
South East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) XenApp
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
5 10 (71.43%) DNS
5 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 10 (71.43%) HP
6 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
7 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
7 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 8 (57.14%) SAN
7 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (50.00%) DHCP
9 6 (42.86%) SCCM
9 6 (42.86%) SCOM
9 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (35.71%) vSphere
10 5 (35.71%) MCSE
10 5 (35.71%) MCSA
10 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
11 4 (28.57%) Finance
11 4 (28.57%) VLAN
11 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
11 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
12 3 (21.43%) Line Management
12 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (21.43%) Server Monitoring

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
6 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (7.14%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) NAS
7 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
6 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Line Management
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
2 3 (21.43%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSA
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) XenApp
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) vSphere
5 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 3 (21.43%) vCloud
6 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (14.29%) NFS
8 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
8 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
1 6 (42.86%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) vRealize
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) HP
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) Intel
6 2 (14.29%) Veeam
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) Veritas