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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 39 54 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.14% 0.26% 1.23%
As % of the System Software category 18.46% 1.32% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
65 76 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.41% 19.49% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 23
Average salary £44,750 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.56% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,150 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £51,753
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) AppSense
3 15 (75.00%) EdgeSight
4 14 (70.00%) XenServer
4 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (50.00%) DHCP
7 10 (50.00%) DNS
8 9 (45.00%) Cisco
8 9 (45.00%) ITIL
8 9 (45.00%) CCA
8 9 (45.00%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
8 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (45.00%) SCCM
8 9 (45.00%) SCOM
9 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
9 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
9 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (40.00%) Active Directory

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DHCP
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (40.00%) SAN
3 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix Support
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCA
1 9 (45.00%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 14 (70.00%) XenServer
3 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) Terminal Services
6 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (35.00%) vSphere
7 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) EdgeSight
2 9 (45.00%) SCCM
2 9 (45.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) AppSense
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco