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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 360 332 308
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -24
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 88 137 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 3.32% 4.66% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 84 111 106
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,819 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
2649 2942 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.74% 14.09% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 2461 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
Hampshire +33 49 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Berkshire -19 12 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Kent +16 9 £45,000 -12.40%
Surrey -18 9 £55,000 +74.60% 1
West Sussex -4 4 £69,000 +62.35% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 3 £38,750 -32.60% 2
East Sussex +10 1 £34,098 -10.26%
Sussex - 1 - -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Citrix
2 144 (90.57%) VMware
3 134 (84.28%) XenApp
4 124 (77.99%) Windows
5 101 (63.52%) Microsoft
6 98 (61.64%) Active Directory
7 89 (55.97%) Windows Server
8 81 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 79 (49.69%) MS Excel
10 76 (47.80%) vSphere
11 65 (40.88%) SAN
12 63 (39.62%) MS Exchange
13 55 (34.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (28.93%) Cisco
15 45 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
16 42 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 42 (26.42%) ITIL
16 42 (26.42%) Windows 8
17 39 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
18 37 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2010
19 36 (22.64%) Hyper-V
20 35 (22.01%) Windows 7
20 35 (22.01%) DNS
21 33 (20.75%) SCCM
22 31 (19.50%) SQL Server
22 31 (19.50%) Finance
23 30 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
23 30 (18.87%) SCOM
24 29 (18.24%) Citrix Certification
25 28 (17.61%) SLA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 63 (39.62%) MS Exchange
2 39 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 37 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (6.29%) Skype for Business
6 8 (5.03%) IIS
7 5 (3.14%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 79 (49.69%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.98%) Office 365
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (40.88%) SAN
2 35 (22.01%) DNS
3 25 (15.72%) DHCP
4 22 (13.84%) NetScaler
5 20 (12.58%) Firewall
6 19 (11.95%) WAN
7 18 (11.32%) LAN
8 15 (9.43%) TCP/IP
9 11 (6.92%) iSCSI
9 11 (6.92%) Wireshark
10 10 (6.29%) NAS
11 9 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (5.66%) WLAN
12 8 (5.03%) VPN
13 6 (3.77%) VLAN
14 4 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (2.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (2.52%) SSL
14 4 (2.52%) Unified Communications
15 3 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) AdminStudio
General
1 31 (19.50%) Finance
2 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.26%) Russian Language
4 1 (0.63%) Billing
4 1 (0.63%) Law
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (18.87%) Analyst
2 22 (13.84%) 3rd Line Support
2 22 (13.84%) Consultant
3 21 (13.21%) Citrix Engineer
3 21 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (13.21%) Support Analyst
4 19 (11.95%) Support Engineer
5 18 (11.32%) Technical Support
6 17 (10.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 16 (10.06%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 14 (8.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 14 (8.81%) IT Support
8 14 (8.81%) Service Desk Engineer
9 12 (7.55%) Architect
9 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
9 12 (7.55%) IT Consultant
9 12 (7.55%) Support Consultant
9 12 (7.55%) Technical Engineer
10 11 (6.92%) Administrator
10 11 (6.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.89%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.66%) Handset
3 7 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.77%) AS400
5 5 (3.14%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.52%) Clustering
7 3 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.89%) User Experience
8 2 (1.26%) iSeries
9 1 (0.63%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.63%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.63%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.63%) EMC VNXe
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 124 (77.99%) Windows
2 89 (55.97%) Windows Server
3 55 (34.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (26.42%) Windows 8
5 42 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (22.01%) Windows 7
7 26 (16.35%) Windows XP
8 18 (11.32%) Windows 10
9 13 (8.18%) Linux
10 4 (2.52%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (2.52%) Unix
11 1 (0.63%) AIX
11 1 (0.63%) Android
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.42%) ITIL
2 17 (10.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (7.55%) Mentoring
4 7 (4.40%) Presales
5 6 (3.77%) Problem Management
5 6 (3.77%) TOGAF
6 5 (3.14%) Migration
6 5 (3.14%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.52%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (2.52%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (2.52%) High Availability
7 4 (2.52%) Patch Management
7 4 (2.52%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (2.52%) Service Management
7 4 (2.52%) Time Management
8 3 (1.89%) Information Security
8 3 (1.89%) Line Management
8 3 (1.89%) Product Management
8 3 (1.89%) Software Testing
8 3 (1.89%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.06%) SQL
2 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.89%) C
3 3 (1.89%) C#
3 3 (1.89%) Perl
3 3 (1.89%) Python
4 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (18.24%) Citrix Certification
3 27 (16.98%) CCA
4 26 (16.35%) MCSE
5 10 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.66%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.40%) CCAA
7 7 (4.40%) CCEE
8 6 (3.77%) A+ Certification
9 5 (3.14%) MCP
9 5 (3.14%) MCSA
10 3 (1.89%) ISEB
10 3 (1.89%) RHCT
11 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.26%) VCP5
12 1 (0.63%) CCNA
12 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.63%) HND
12 1 (0.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.61%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 134 (84.28%) XenApp
2 98 (61.64%) Active Directory
3 81 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 76 (47.80%) vSphere
5 36 (22.64%) Hyper-V
6 19 (11.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (11.95%) XenServer
7 17 (10.69%) Terminal Services
8 15 (9.43%) VMware ESX
9 13 (8.18%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (3.14%) vCloud
12 4 (2.52%) Xen
13 2 (1.26%) NFS
14 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.63%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (20.75%) SCCM
2 30 (18.87%) SCOM
3 20 (12.58%) Backup Exec
4 10 (6.29%) EdgeSight
5 7 (4.40%) vRealize
5 7 (4.40%) XenMobile
6 4 (2.52%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.89%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.26%) Puppet
9 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) Citrix
2 144 (90.57%) VMware
3 101 (63.52%) Microsoft
4 46 (28.93%) Cisco
5 27 (16.98%) HP
6 22 (13.84%) IBM
7 14 (8.81%) Apple
7 14 (8.81%) AppSense
8 11 (6.92%) NetApp
9 10 (6.29%) Avaya
10 7 (4.40%) Dell
10 7 (4.40%) Intel
11 6 (3.77%) EMC
11 6 (3.77%) Veeam
12 4 (2.52%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.52%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.52%) ProCurve
12 4 (2.52%) Symantec
13 3 (1.89%) Meraki
13 3 (1.89%) Remedy
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