The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 339 297 358
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +61
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 105 168 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.71% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 3.82% 6.26% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 93 138 71
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,875 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
XenDesktop
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2752 2683 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.94% 11.40% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2210 2091
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the South East region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the South East

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the South East

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Surrey +6 38 £26,500 -41.11% 2
Berkshire -29 34 £47,500 - 5
Hampshire +1 17 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Kent +11 7 £51,875 +15.27%
Buckinghamshire -25 6 £42,500 -10.52%
Oxfordshire +2 3 £40,000 +6.66%
West Sussex +1 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 238 (98.35%) Citrix
2 225 (92.98%) XenApp
3 194 (80.17%) Windows
4 185 (76.45%) Microsoft
5 152 (62.81%) VMware
6 141 (58.26%) Active Directory
7 126 (52.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 120 (49.59%) MS Exchange
9 112 (46.28%) MS Excel
10 107 (44.21%) ITIL
11 104 (42.98%) SCCM
12 94 (38.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 94 (38.84%) DHCP
12 94 (38.84%) DNS
13 83 (34.30%) Citrix Certification
14 82 (33.88%) vSphere
15 76 (31.40%) CCA
16 68 (28.10%) LAN
16 68 (28.10%) AppSense
17 67 (27.69%) WAN
18 65 (26.86%) SAN
18 65 (26.86%) HP
19 63 (26.03%) Hyper-V
20 62 (25.62%) Firewall
21 59 (24.38%) Windows 7
21 59 (24.38%) NetScaler
22 57 (23.55%) Cisco
23 56 (23.14%) Microsoft App-V
24 54 (22.31%) Windows Server 2003
24 54 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 120 (49.59%) MS Exchange
2 45 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (7.44%) Lync
5 17 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (3.72%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.24%) IIS
10 2 (0.83%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 112 (46.28%) MS Excel
2 49 (20.25%) MS Office
3 38 (15.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.37%) Office 365
2 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (38.84%) DHCP
1 94 (38.84%) DNS
2 68 (28.10%) LAN
3 67 (27.69%) WAN
4 65 (26.86%) SAN
5 62 (25.62%) Firewall
6 59 (24.38%) NetScaler
7 41 (16.94%) VoIP
8 40 (16.53%) TCP/IP
9 35 (14.46%) iSCSI
10 24 (9.92%) Wireshark
11 19 (7.85%) VLAN
12 12 (4.96%) Wireless
13 11 (4.55%) VPN
14 8 (3.31%) NAS
15 6 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (2.07%) SNMP
17 4 (1.65%) Structured Cabling
17 4 (1.65%) Fibre Channel
18 2 (0.83%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) MSI
2 1 (0.41%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (4.55%) Marketing
2 7 (2.89%) Finance
3 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.07%) Law
5 3 (1.24%) Retail
6 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 2 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (26.03%) Support Engineer
2 46 (19.01%) Analyst
3 41 (16.94%) Citrix Engineer
3 41 (16.94%) Support Analyst
4 36 (14.88%) Consultant
5 33 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 21 (8.68%) Desktop Engineer
7 20 (8.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 20 (8.26%) Citrix Support
7 20 (8.26%) Technical Support
7 20 (8.26%) Desktop Support
8 18 (7.44%) Technical Engineer
8 18 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (6.20%) Service Analyst
10 15 (6.20%) Architect
10 15 (6.20%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (4.96%) Service Desk Engineer
11 12 (4.96%) Technical Support Engineer
11 12 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.31%) CGI
2 2 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.41%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (14.05%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.31%) GIS
4 4 (1.65%) iPhone
5 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.41%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.41%) Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.41%) DTV
7 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 194 (80.17%) Windows
2 94 (38.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (24.38%) Windows 7
4 54 (22.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (13.22%) Windows XP
6 19 (7.85%) Linux
7 12 (4.96%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.13%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.48%) UNIX
9 6 (2.48%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.41%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.41%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.41%) AIX
11 1 (0.41%) Solaris
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (44.21%) ITIL
2 33 (13.64%) Service Management
3 30 (12.40%) Project Planning
4 25 (10.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 23 (9.50%) Mentoring
6 22 (9.09%) Migration
6 22 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 20 (8.26%) Project Management
8 17 (7.02%) ITIL V3
9 12 (4.96%) Line Management
10 11 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 11 (4.55%) ITSM
11 9 (3.72%) Business Development
11 9 (3.72%) Coaching
12 8 (3.31%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (2.48%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (2.48%) Problem Management
14 5 (2.07%) People Management
15 4 (1.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.66%) SQL
2 11 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (34.30%) Citrix Certification
2 76 (31.40%) CCA
3 43 (17.77%) Security Cleared
4 41 (16.94%) SC Cleared
5 39 (16.12%) MCP
6 38 (15.70%) A+ Certification
7 32 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (12.40%) CCEE
9 29 (11.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (10.33%) CCAA
11 22 (9.09%) MCSE
12 21 (8.68%) VCP5
13 18 (7.44%) CCIA
14 12 (4.96%) MCSA
15 10 (4.13%) VCAP
15 10 (4.13%) CCNA
15 10 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (1.65%) MCITP
17 4 (1.65%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.92%) SLA
2 5 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) BS25999
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 225 (92.98%) XenApp
2 141 (58.26%) Active Directory
3 126 (52.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 82 (33.88%) vSphere
5 63 (26.03%) Hyper-V
6 56 (23.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 52 (21.49%) XenServer
8 39 (16.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 32 (13.22%) Terminal Services
10 23 (9.50%) VMware ESX
11 19 (7.85%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (2.07%) Xen
12 5 (2.07%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.65%) Samba
14 2 (0.83%) vCloud
14 2 (0.83%) UAG
14 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 104 (42.98%) SCCM
2 38 (15.70%) SCOM
3 37 (15.29%) EdgeSight
4 6 (2.48%) WSUS
5 5 (2.07%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.24%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.83%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 238 (98.35%) Citrix
2 185 (76.45%) Microsoft
3 152 (62.81%) VMware
4 68 (28.10%) AppSense
5 65 (26.86%) HP
6 57 (23.55%) Cisco
7 30 (12.40%) NetApp
8 15 (6.20%) 3PAR
9 13 (5.37%) Dell
10 12 (4.96%) MobileIron
11 10 (4.13%) EMC
12 9 (3.72%) ProCurve
13 8 (3.31%) Computacenter
14 7 (2.89%) Intel
15 6 (2.48%) Fujitsu
16 5 (2.07%) Brocade
16 5 (2.07%) Red Hat
16 5 (2.07%) Nimsoft
16 5 (2.07%) Veeam
16 5 (2.07%) SolarWinds
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