The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 149 155 149
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.47% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 6.72% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 3
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
XenDesktop
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
218 268 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.38% 7.00% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 135 178 163
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £51,698
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Scotland

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh +10 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Aberdeen - 1 £41,000 -
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
5 10 (62.50%) VMware
6 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) SCCM
6 9 (56.25%) SCOM
7 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (37.50%) MCSE
9 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (37.50%) Finance
9 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
10 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (31.25%) Cisco
10 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
10 5 (31.25%) SAN
10 5 (31.25%) DNS
10 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
10 5 (31.25%) MCSA
10 5 (31.25%) MCP
11 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (25.00%) DHCP
11 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (25.00%) Lync
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) IPv4
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MSI
1 2 (12.50%) Bugzilla
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) FogBugz
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (12.50%) Kindle
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
1 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Data Security
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VBScript
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCSA
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
3 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
1 9 (56.25%) SCOM
2 4 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (6.25%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Compaq
7 1 (6.25%) Varonis
7 1 (6.25%) Draytek
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago