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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 152 148 150
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 9 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 3.96% 5.43% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £30,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £49,500 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -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
227 276 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.65% 8.88% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 145 161 164
Average salary £41,500 £36,878 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.53% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -22 5 £45,000 +11.11%
Edinburgh -3 2 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Stirling - 2 - -
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (77.27%) XenApp
4 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
5 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (50.00%) ITIL
6 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
8 7 (31.82%) VMware ESX
8 7 (31.82%) SAN
8 7 (31.82%) Symantec
8 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
8 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
8 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (27.27%) SCCM
9 6 (27.27%) SCOM
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (27.27%) DHCP
9 6 (27.27%) DNS
9 6 (27.27%) HP
9 6 (27.27%) MCP
9 6 (27.27%) MCSE

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
1 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) IBM Domino
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) DHCP
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) SSL
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) IPv4
4 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) WinDbg
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 3 (13.64%) AIX
8 3 (13.64%) Solaris
9 2 (9.09%) Android
9 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITSM
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) People Management
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCP
1 6 (27.27%) MCSA
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (77.27%) XenApp
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) VMware ESX
5 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
1 6 (27.27%) SCOM
2 4 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (9.09%) EdgeSight
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (81.82%) VMware
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Symantec
5 6 (27.27%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) AppSense
7 4 (18.18%) CA
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) Compaq
7 4 (18.18%) Varonis
8 3 (13.64%) EMC
9 2 (9.09%) Apple
9 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
9 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
10 1 (4.55%) SAP