The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 1.05%
As % of the System Software category - - 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
XenDesktop
England

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

System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
86 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.89% 6.68% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 69 37 68
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,600 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the North East

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the North East

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Mitel
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
4 3 (37.50%) XenMobile
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Advertising
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) XenServer

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Support Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCDST
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
1 3 (37.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Mitel
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) LANDesk