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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 159 146 165
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 34 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.84% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 1.81% 11.00% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 1
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -8.42%
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
221 309 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.96% 7.66% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 126 214 171
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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
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 17 April 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 £31,500 -3.07%
Glasgow +5 1 £29,000 -29.69%
Aberdeen - 1 £35,000 -
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 14 (93.33%) XenApp
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (73.33%) SCCM
4 11 (73.33%) SCOM
5 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
6 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (46.67%) MCP
8 7 (46.67%) DNS
8 7 (46.67%) MCSE
8 7 (46.67%) MCSA
8 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (40.00%) DHCP
9 6 (40.00%) SAN
9 6 (40.00%) Finance
9 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
10 5 (33.33%) Time Management
10 5 (33.33%) Service Management
10 5 (33.33%) Blackberry

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (26.67%) Lync
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) IPv4
4 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Kindle
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Service Management
1 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 5 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Security
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCP
1 7 (46.67%) MCSE
1 7 (46.67%) MCSA
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) XenApp
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) SCCM
1 11 (73.33%) SCOM
2 4 (26.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (6.67%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Compaq
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Draytek
6 1 (6.67%) Varonis
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 18 days ago