The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
England / South West
Rank 231 221 230
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 11 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 1.82% 4.32% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 22
Median salary £38,000 £30,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.61% -21.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £29,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £49,050
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.65% +2.50%

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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
604 833 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.01% 14.36% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 497 734 618
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the South West

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the South West

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +26 7 £37,500 +23.96%
Devon 0 1 £40,000 -
Bristol -5 1 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Somerset - 1 £38,500 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (95.12%) XenApp
3 37 (90.24%) Active Directory
3 37 (90.24%) MS Exchange
4 36 (87.80%) Windows
5 34 (82.93%) MS Excel
5 34 (82.93%) SAN
5 34 (82.93%) Windows Server
6 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (78.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 32 (78.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 31 (75.61%) Office 365
8 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (9.76%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (7.32%) Web Filtering
11 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
11 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
11 3 (7.32%) Software Deployment
11 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (7.32%) Cybercrime
11 3 (7.32%) Firmware
11 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
11 3 (7.32%) IIS
11 3 (7.32%) WAN

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (90.24%) MS Exchange
2 32 (78.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 32 (78.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (82.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (75.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 30 (73.17%) 3rd Line Support
1 30 (73.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 30 (73.17%) Support Engineer
2 3 (7.32%) Analyst
2 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
2 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
3 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
3 2 (4.88%) IT Support
3 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
3 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (4.88%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (4.88%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (4.88%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Team Leader
4 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (2.44%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Cybercrime
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 34 (82.93%) Windows Server
3 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (7.32%) Software Deployment
2 3 (7.32%) Web Filtering
3 2 (4.88%) Information Security
3 2 (4.88%) Migration
3 2 (4.88%) Presales
4 1 (2.44%) Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.44%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (2.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) ITSM
4 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.44%) Service Management
4 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) XenApp
2 37 (90.24%) Active Directory
3 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) Firmware
4 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.32%) Xen
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) WSUS
2 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Veeam
4 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.44%) CA
4 1 (2.44%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.44%) HP
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