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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 229 222 209
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.35% 1.07% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 7
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,263
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
817 652 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.90% 10.61% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 628 551 385
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the South West

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Gloucestershire -11 4 £34,250 -23.88%
Bristol - 3 £32,500 -
Devon - 2 £31,000 - 2
Dorset +7 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 42 (97.67%) VMware
2 37 (86.05%) Citrix
3 35 (81.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (69.77%) XenApp
5 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
6 26 (60.47%) MS Exchange
7 25 (58.14%) SAN
8 23 (53.49%) Hyper-V
9 21 (48.84%) SCCM
10 20 (46.51%) Windows
11 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
12 18 (41.86%) DHCP
12 18 (41.86%) DNS
12 18 (41.86%) Veeam
13 17 (39.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (37.21%) VLAN
15 15 (34.88%) HP
15 15 (34.88%) EqualLogic
15 15 (34.88%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (30.23%) MCSE
17 12 (27.91%) Wireless
17 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (27.91%) HSRP
18 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (25.58%) iSCSI
18 11 (25.58%) ITIL
19 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
19 10 (23.26%) vSphere
20 9 (20.93%) Lync

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (60.47%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Lync
5 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.65%) IIS
8 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) SAN
2 18 (41.86%) DHCP
2 18 (41.86%) DNS
3 16 (37.21%) VLAN
4 12 (27.91%) Wireless
4 12 (27.91%) HSRP
5 11 (25.58%) iSCSI
6 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.95%) Firewall
8 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
9 4 (9.30%) WAN
9 4 (9.30%) VPN
10 3 (6.98%) Internet
11 2 (4.65%) FTP
11 2 (4.65%) LAN
11 2 (4.65%) VoIP
12 1 (2.33%) SSL
12 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.65%) Back Office
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Consultant
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support
5 5 (11.63%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (11.63%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Server Support
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) CGI
2 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) EqualLogic
2 7 (16.28%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) PDA
4 3 (6.98%) GIS
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Migration
3 3 (6.98%) ITSM
3 3 (6.98%) Service Management
3 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (6.98%) Business Development
4 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.65%) Network Management
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.33%) Data Management
5 1 (2.33%) Line Management
5 1 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.33%) Time Management
5 1 (2.33%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) VBScript
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (30.23%) MCSE
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (20.93%) CCA
3 9 (20.93%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (13.95%) MCITP
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.30%) MCSA
5 4 (9.30%) CCNA
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) VCP4
7 1 (2.33%) CCEE
7 1 (2.33%) VCP5
7 1 (2.33%) CCEA
7 1 (2.33%) MCP
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (81.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (69.77%) XenApp
3 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
4 23 (53.49%) Hyper-V
5 15 (34.88%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (23.26%) vSphere
7 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
8 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (6.98%) Terminal Services
9 3 (6.98%) ISA Server
9 3 (6.98%) XenServer
10 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
11 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) SCOM
2 7 (16.28%) Backup Exec
3 6 (13.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (9.30%) SCVMM
4 4 (9.30%) vMotion
5 2 (4.65%) Zenoss
5 2 (4.65%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.65%) WSUS
6 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) VMware
2 37 (86.05%) Citrix
3 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
4 18 (41.86%) Veeam
5 15 (34.88%) HP
6 6 (13.95%) Symantec
7 5 (11.63%) Dell
7 5 (11.63%) Websense
8 3 (6.98%) Computacenter
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco
9 2 (4.65%) Sophos
9 2 (4.65%) NetApp
10 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.33%) SAP
10 1 (2.33%) IronPort
10 1 (2.33%) AppSense
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