The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 135 164 145
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 33 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.065% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 10.86% 0.76% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
304 262 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.70% 8.46% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 202 146 176
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £23,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 24 £32,500 -
Glasgow -13 6 £41,250 +10.00%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £42,500 -
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 44 (95.65%) XenApp
3 38 (82.61%) VMware
4 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
5 29 (63.04%) Windows
6 28 (60.87%) PowerShell
7 27 (58.70%) Finance
8 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (45.65%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (43.48%) CCA
10 20 (43.48%) Hyper-V
11 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
12 17 (36.96%) NetScaler
13 16 (34.78%) vSphere
13 16 (34.78%) XenServer
14 15 (32.61%) XenMobile
15 14 (30.43%) SharePoint
15 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
16 13 (28.26%) Fujitsu
16 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
16 13 (28.26%) Retail
17 12 (26.09%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (26.09%) CCAA
18 11 (23.91%) SCOM
18 11 (23.91%) Service Management
18 11 (23.91%) Symantec
18 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
18 11 (23.91%) ITIL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (26.09%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) NetScaler
2 8 (17.39%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) DHCP
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.17%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Fiddler
General
1 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 13 (28.26%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Consultant
2 15 (32.61%) Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Server Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Citrix Consultant
5 9 (19.57%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Data Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Server Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Data Centre Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) XML
2 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) CLARiiON
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) CMDB
4 1 (2.17%) Celerra
4 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Service Management
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 2 (4.35%) CRM
3 2 (4.35%) Document Management
3 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) Perl
3 5 (10.87%) VBScript
4 3 (6.52%) VB
5 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (43.48%) CCA
3 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
4 12 (26.09%) CCAA
5 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.87%) CCIA
7 5 (10.87%) CCEE
8 4 (8.70%) MCITP
9 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (4.35%) MCSE
10 2 (4.35%) MCSA
10 2 (4.35%) Degree
11 1 (2.17%) VCDX
11 1 (2.17%) HP AIS
11 1 (2.17%) HP ASE
11 1 (2.17%) HP MASE
11 1 (2.17%) MCTS
11 1 (2.17%) NCDA
11 1 (2.17%) NCIE
System Software
1 44 (95.65%) XenApp
2 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (43.48%) Hyper-V
4 16 (34.78%) vSphere
4 16 (34.78%) XenServer
5 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (6.52%) vCloud
7 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) XenMobile
2 11 (23.91%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) WSUS
4 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) SCCM
5 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (82.61%) VMware
3 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.26%) Fujitsu
5 11 (23.91%) Symantec
6 10 (21.74%) EMC
6 10 (21.74%) NetApp
6 10 (21.74%) AppSense
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Veeam
8 1 (2.17%) McAfee
8 1 (2.17%) Compaq
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) CA
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 24 days ago