The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 57 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.47% 0.88% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 4.08% 10.20% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £48,750 £38,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.28% +12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £32,700 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £39,200 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
XenDesktop
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

System Software Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.50% 8.64% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 38
Average salary £36,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.63% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Leicester region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Leicester

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle