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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 317 308 314
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 124 120 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 4.32% 4.39% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 92 106 122
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,950 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2868 2736 2695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.15% 12.92% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2316 2349
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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
(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
Berkshire +22 58 £54,500 +6.34% 3
Surrey -18 19 £52,500 +19.31%
Kent +11 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £48,750 +13.37%
West Sussex -14 10 £45,000 -12.19% 3
East Sussex -16 5 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Hampshire -50 4 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Oxfordshire +4 2 £50,000 +7.52%
Middlesex -6 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Thames Valley - 1 £65,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 263 (100.00%) Citrix
2 215 (81.75%) XenApp
3 194 (73.76%) Windows
4 187 (71.10%) VMware
5 171 (65.02%) Microsoft
6 155 (58.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 148 (56.27%) Active Directory
8 110 (41.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 99 (37.64%) Hyper-V
10 84 (31.94%) Citrix Certification
10 84 (31.94%) MS Excel
11 81 (30.80%) XenServer
12 80 (30.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 78 (29.66%) MS Exchange
13 78 (29.66%) HP
14 75 (28.52%) Cisco
15 74 (28.14%) vSphere
16 65 (24.71%) SQL
16 65 (24.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 64 (24.33%) Microsoft App-V
17 64 (24.33%) Microsoft Certification
18 63 (23.95%) CCA
19 61 (23.19%) Firewall
20 60 (22.81%) ITIL
21 58 (22.05%) SAN
21 58 (22.05%) SCCM
22 57 (21.67%) DNS
23 56 (21.29%) NetApp
23 56 (21.29%) NetScaler
24 54 (20.53%) Windows 7

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 78 (29.66%) MS Exchange
2 50 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (17.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (7.60%) IIS
6 9 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.42%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.04%) Lync
8 5 (1.90%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.90%) K2 blackpearl
9 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 84 (31.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.42%) MS Office
3 4 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.52%) Office 365
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (23.19%) Firewall
2 58 (22.05%) SAN
3 57 (21.67%) DNS
4 56 (21.29%) NetScaler
5 53 (20.15%) DHCP
6 32 (12.17%) LAN
7 31 (11.79%) WAN
8 26 (9.89%) Wireless
9 24 (9.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (8.37%) WAAS
11 19 (7.22%) VLAN
12 11 (4.18%) Network Security
13 10 (3.80%) TCP/IP
14 9 (3.42%) MPLS
15 8 (3.04%) OSPF
15 8 (3.04%) BGP
16 5 (1.90%) IPsec
16 5 (1.90%) VoIP
16 5 (1.90%) Internet
16 5 (1.90%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.42%) MySQL
4 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.90%) AdminStudio
2 3 (1.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 25 (9.51%) Finance
2 14 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.94%) Retail
4 5 (1.90%) Banking
5 3 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (31.94%) Consultant
2 39 (14.83%) Support Engineer
3 38 (14.45%) Architect
4 36 (13.69%) Technical Consultant
5 34 (12.93%) 3rd Line Support
6 32 (12.17%) Citrix Consultant
7 25 (9.51%) Analyst
8 23 (8.75%) Senior Consultant
9 21 (7.98%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (7.98%) Support Analyst
10 18 (6.84%) Citrix Support
11 16 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (6.08%) Virtualisation Architect
12 13 (4.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 13 (4.94%) Support Specialist
12 13 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.94%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 12 (4.56%) Server Engineer
13 12 (4.56%) Storage Architect
13 12 (4.56%) Citrix Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.32%) Application Packaging
2 9 (3.42%) LAMP
3 7 (2.66%) Web Services
4 2 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.75%) Clustering
2 13 (4.94%) EqualLogic
3 12 (4.56%) Celerra
3 12 (4.56%) CLARiiON
4 11 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.80%) FlexPod
6 9 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (2.66%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.66%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.90%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.90%) Kindle
10 4 (1.52%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.14%) Replication
11 3 (1.14%) HP StorageWorks
12 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.38%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 194 (73.76%) Windows
2 110 (41.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (30.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (20.53%) Windows 7
5 35 (13.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (10.27%) Windows 8
7 25 (9.51%) Linux
8 18 (6.84%) Windows XP
9 14 (5.32%) Solaris
10 9 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (3.04%) UNIX
12 7 (2.66%) AIX
12 7 (2.66%) Mac OS X
12 7 (2.66%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.81%) ITIL
2 16 (6.08%) Service Delivery
3 13 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (4.56%) Problem Management
4 12 (4.56%) Project Management
4 12 (4.56%) Incident Management
5 11 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (3.42%) Requirements Management
6 9 (3.42%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (3.42%) Service Management
7 7 (2.66%) PRINCE2
7 7 (2.66%) E-Commerce
7 7 (2.66%) Migration
8 6 (2.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (1.90%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (1.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (1.90%) CRM
9 5 (1.90%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (1.90%) BCP
9 5 (1.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (24.71%) SQL
2 26 (9.89%) PowerShell
3 18 (6.84%) VBScript
4 8 (3.04%) VB
5 2 (0.76%) C++
5 2 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 84 (31.94%) Citrix Certification
2 65 (24.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 64 (24.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 63 (23.95%) CCA
5 54 (20.53%) MCSE
6 36 (13.69%) MCTS
7 35 (13.31%) CCEE
8 30 (11.41%) MCITP
9 28 (10.65%) VTSP
10 27 (10.27%) NCDA
10 27 (10.27%) NCIE
11 26 (9.89%) VCAP
11 26 (9.89%) Security Cleared
12 25 (9.51%) CCIA
13 22 (8.37%) CCEA
14 21 (7.98%) SC Cleared
15 18 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (5.70%) CCNA
17 14 (5.32%) CCNP
18 11 (4.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.22%) SLA
2 5 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 215 (81.75%) XenApp
2 155 (58.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 148 (56.27%) Active Directory
4 99 (37.64%) Hyper-V
5 81 (30.80%) XenServer
6 74 (28.14%) vSphere
7 64 (24.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (9.89%) vCloud
9 25 (9.51%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (8.75%) VMware ESX
11 6 (2.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (1.90%) UAG
13 4 (1.52%) Xen
14 3 (1.14%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 58 (22.05%) SCCM
2 34 (12.93%) WSUS
3 29 (11.03%) XenMobile
4 23 (8.75%) NetBackup
5 16 (6.08%) Backup Exec
6 11 (4.18%) SCOM
7 9 (3.42%) SCOrch
8 8 (3.04%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (1.90%) Foglight
9 5 (1.90%) OpenView
9 5 (1.90%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.90%) MOM
9 5 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.76%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.76%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 263 (100.00%) Citrix
2 187 (71.10%) VMware
3 171 (65.02%) Microsoft
4 78 (29.66%) HP
5 75 (28.52%) Cisco
6 56 (21.29%) NetApp
7 43 (16.35%) EMC
8 41 (15.59%) Dell
9 33 (12.55%) Symantec
9 33 (12.55%) Veeam
10 30 (11.41%) AppSense
11 25 (9.51%) Oracle
12 21 (7.98%) IBM
13 19 (7.22%) 3PAR
14 18 (6.84%) Fujitsu
15 16 (6.08%) WatchGuard
15 16 (6.08%) Nimsoft
16 12 (4.56%) PlateSpin
17 11 (4.18%) Apple
18 9 (3.42%) CheckPoint
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