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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 152 168 153
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 10 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 4.13% 2.82% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +32.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
242 284 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.64% 7.72% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 150 170 137
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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 -1 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Stirling - 4 £26,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £49,500 - 1
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) XenApp
3 8 (61.54%) Android
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Python
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) Ruby
6 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
6 5 (38.46%) ISEB
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
6 5 (38.46%) Bugzilla
6 5 (38.46%) Test Management
6 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
6 5 (38.46%) FogBugz
7 4 (30.77%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (30.77%) ITSM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Bugzilla
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (38.46%) FogBugz
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
3 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Android
3 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
3 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Test Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (92.31%) XenApp
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Dell
3 4 (30.77%) AppSense
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Wyse
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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