The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 329 307 305
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 117 129 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 4.16% 4.65% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 94 110 119
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,070 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2814 2772 2337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.44% 12.60% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2239 2366 2021
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
XenDesktop
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +26 54 £47,500 - 7
Surrey -8 31 £35,500 -18.39% 2
Hampshire -17 24 £31,349 -26.23% 2
Buckinghamshire -22 22 £47,500 +15.15%
Middlesex +11 7 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +8 7 £50,000 +31.57%
West Sussex -8 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Kent -11 2 £45,390 -24.34%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 281 (98.60%) Citrix
2 252 (88.42%) XenApp
3 206 (72.28%) VMware
4 203 (71.23%) Windows
5 170 (59.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 168 (58.95%) Microsoft
7 160 (56.14%) Active Directory
8 114 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 98 (34.39%) MS Exchange
9 98 (34.39%) Hyper-V
10 92 (32.28%) SAN
11 90 (31.58%) MS Excel
11 90 (31.58%) XenServer
12 84 (29.47%) Firewall
13 80 (28.07%) HP
14 79 (27.72%) Citrix Certification
15 75 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 74 (25.96%) Microsoft Certification
16 74 (25.96%) ITIL
17 72 (25.26%) DNS
18 68 (23.86%) DHCP
18 68 (23.86%) Microsoft App-V
18 68 (23.86%) vSphere
19 63 (22.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 62 (21.75%) SQL
21 61 (21.40%) Cisco
21 61 (21.40%) Exchange Server 2010
22 60 (21.05%) Windows 7
23 59 (20.70%) Exchange Server 2007
23 59 (20.70%) SCCM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 98 (34.39%) MS Exchange
2 61 (21.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (20.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (6.32%) IIS
7 17 (5.96%) Lync
8 9 (3.16%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.46%) SAS
10 5 (1.75%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.75%) K2 blackpearl
11 4 (1.40%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (1.05%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 90 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.81%) Office 365
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 92 (32.28%) SAN
2 84 (29.47%) Firewall
3 72 (25.26%) DNS
4 68 (23.86%) DHCP
5 45 (15.79%) NetScaler
6 30 (10.53%) LAN
7 29 (10.18%) WAN
8 27 (9.47%) Wireless
9 24 (8.42%) VLAN
10 17 (5.96%) TCP/IP
11 16 (5.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (4.91%) NAS
13 10 (3.51%) MPLS
13 10 (3.51%) OSPF
13 10 (3.51%) BGP
13 10 (3.51%) iSCSI
14 9 (3.16%) Network Security
14 9 (3.16%) BIG-IP
14 9 (3.16%) WAAS
15 5 (1.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.16%) MySQL
3 8 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (8.07%) Finance
2 14 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.21%) Retail
4 4 (1.40%) Back Office
5 1 (0.35%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (23.86%) Consultant
2 45 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 40 (14.04%) Support Engineer
4 37 (12.98%) Analyst
5 31 (10.88%) Architect
6 29 (10.18%) Technical Consultant
7 28 (9.82%) Support Analyst
8 27 (9.47%) Citrix Consultant
9 22 (7.72%) Senior Consultant
9 22 (7.72%) Citrix Engineer
10 21 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 17 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (5.61%) Technical Engineer
12 16 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (5.26%) Citrix Support
14 14 (4.91%) Senior Technical Engineer
14 14 (4.91%) Senior Citrix Engineer
15 13 (4.56%) Support Specialist
15 13 (4.56%) Citrix Technical Consultant
16 12 (4.21%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.16%) LAMP
2 4 (1.40%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.05%) Flash
4 2 (0.70%) COM
4 2 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.12%) Clustering
2 13 (4.56%) Thin Client
2 13 (4.56%) Fat Client
2 13 (4.56%) EqualLogic
3 6 (2.11%) CLARiiON
3 6 (2.11%) Celerra
4 5 (1.75%) Kindle
5 4 (1.40%) FlexPod
5 4 (1.40%) LIMS
5 4 (1.40%) Replication
5 4 (1.40%) PACS
6 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.05%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.70%) Firmware
8 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.35%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 203 (71.23%) Windows
2 114 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 60 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 36 (12.63%) Linux
6 33 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 17 (5.96%) Windows XP
9 12 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.51%) UNIX
10 10 (3.51%) Solaris
11 7 (2.46%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.05%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.70%) AIX
14 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (25.96%) ITIL
2 23 (8.07%) Service Delivery
3 21 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (6.32%) Problem Management
5 16 (5.61%) Incident Management
6 14 (4.91%) Migration
7 13 (4.56%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (3.51%) Change Control
9 9 (3.16%) Requirements Management
9 9 (3.16%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (2.81%) Project Management
10 8 (2.81%) PRINCE2
11 7 (2.46%) Project Planning
11 7 (2.46%) Change Management
12 6 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.11%) Business Continuity
13 5 (1.75%) Knowledge Management
14 4 (1.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.75%) SQL
2 19 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.81%) VBScript
4 3 (1.05%) VB
5 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (27.72%) Citrix Certification
2 74 (25.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (22.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 54 (18.95%) MCSE
5 53 (18.60%) CCA
6 31 (10.88%) MCTS
7 30 (10.53%) CCEE
8 28 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (9.47%) Security Cleared
10 26 (9.12%) CCIA
11 24 (8.42%) MCITP
11 24 (8.42%) CCNA
12 20 (7.02%) CCNP
13 18 (6.32%) SC Cleared
13 18 (6.32%) MCSA
14 16 (5.61%) VCAP
15 15 (5.26%) NCDA
15 15 (5.26%) NCIE
16 12 (4.21%) CCEA
17 11 (3.86%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.58%) SLA
2 5 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 252 (88.42%) XenApp
2 170 (59.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (56.14%) Active Directory
4 98 (34.39%) Hyper-V
5 90 (31.58%) XenServer
6 68 (23.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 68 (23.86%) vSphere
7 29 (10.18%) VMware ESXi
7 29 (10.18%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.51%) vCloud
9 9 (3.16%) Xen
10 8 (2.81%) Forefront TMG
10 8 (2.81%) UAG
10 8 (2.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.40%) KVM
12 3 (1.05%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.05%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.05%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 59 (20.70%) SCCM
2 29 (10.18%) WSUS
3 25 (8.77%) Backup Exec
4 19 (6.67%) SCOM
4 19 (6.67%) XenMobile
5 17 (5.96%) NetBackup
6 10 (3.51%) SolarWinds Orion
7 9 (3.16%) Foglight
8 5 (1.75%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.75%) MOM
8 5 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (1.75%) OpenView
9 4 (1.40%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.05%) SCSM
11 2 (0.70%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.70%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 281 (98.60%) Citrix
2 206 (72.28%) VMware
3 168 (58.95%) Microsoft
4 80 (28.07%) HP
5 61 (21.40%) Cisco
6 47 (16.49%) Veeam
7 43 (15.09%) Dell
8 33 (11.58%) Symantec
9 32 (11.23%) NetApp
10 27 (9.47%) AppSense
11 24 (8.42%) EMC
12 22 (7.72%) Oracle
12 22 (7.72%) WatchGuard
13 19 (6.67%) Fujitsu
14 15 (5.26%) Nimsoft
15 12 (4.21%) PlateSpin
15 12 (4.21%) Red Hat
16 11 (3.86%) IBM
16 11 (3.86%) Apple
17 10 (3.51%) F5
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package inc. Car allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE + BENEFITS
Posted: 27 days ago