The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 63 49
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category - 4.17% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.87% 10.53% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 18
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £45,616
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -16.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
Leicestershire

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 17 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) MCITP
5 2 (28.57%) NCDA
5 2 (28.57%) NCIE
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) CCEE
5 2 (28.57%) CCIA
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) FlexPod
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) WAN

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Site Server
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) PABX
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) FlexPod
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) CCA
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCEA
2 2 (28.57%) NCDA
2 2 (28.57%) NCIE
2 2 (28.57%) CCEE
2 2 (28.57%) CCIA
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
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