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 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 150 154 159
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 12 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.37% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 4.46% 4.60% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £44,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
269 261 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.65% 8.01% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 165 150 216
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -7 7 £46,250 +46.82% 2
Glasgow - 5 £40,500 -
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) XenApp
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) SCCM
5 10 (50.00%) SCOM
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (40.00%) HP
8 6 (30.00%) VBScript
8 6 (30.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) MCSE
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (25.00%) MCP
9 5 (25.00%) IIS
9 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (25.00%) MCSA
9 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (25.00%) Time Management
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) IPv4
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) Compaq
9 5 (25.00%) AppSense

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) IPv4
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Kindle
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Security
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (30.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCSE
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) MCSA
2 5 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) XenApp
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (15.00%) XenServer
5 3 (15.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 10 (50.00%) SCOM
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (15.00%) XenMobile
4 2 (10.00%) EdgeSight
5 1 (5.00%) OpenAM
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) Compaq
5 5 (25.00%) AppSense
6 3 (15.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Dell
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 1 (5.00%) Varonis
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago