The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 53 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 1 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.30% 1.08% 2.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 4.46% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
XenDesktop
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 112 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.46% 24.14% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44 109 60
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Portsmouth

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) AppSense
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) EdgeSight
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
4 8 (72.73%) CCA
4 8 (72.73%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) VMware ESX
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (72.73%) SCCM
4 8 (72.73%) SCOM
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (72.73%) NetScaler
4 8 (72.73%) XenServer
4 8 (72.73%) vSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
5 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) NetScaler
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
2 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCA
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (72.73%) XenServer
2 8 (72.73%) vSphere
2 8 (72.73%) VMware ESX
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) EdgeSight
2 8 (72.73%) SCCM
2 8 (72.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) AppSense
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) VMware