The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 82 71 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.52% 1.32% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 11.90% 12.00% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 75 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.37% 11.01% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 65 77
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Leicestershire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Leicester -8 4 £36,500 -2.66%
Hinckley - 1 £30,000 -
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) Migration
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) FTP
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (22.22%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) CCNA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Site Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) FTP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) PABX
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
1 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) MCTS
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) CCEE
4 1 (11.11%) CCAA
4 1 (11.11%) CCA
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) XenApp
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (22.22%) XenServer
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) MetaFrame
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Altiris