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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 202 207 214
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 36 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 5.60% 2.76% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 12
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
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
643 507 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.85% 9.24% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 587 422 487
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Dorset 0 22 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Gloucestershire -1 7 £25,750 - 1
Devon -1 4 £29,500 -2.47%
Somerset +10 2 £40,500 -22.85%
Wiltshire - 1 £29,500 - 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 67 (97.10%) Citrix
2 64 (92.75%) VMware
3 61 (88.41%) Microsoft
4 60 (86.96%) Windows
5 57 (82.61%) MS Exchange
6 56 (81.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (63.77%) SAN
8 43 (62.32%) XenApp
9 42 (60.87%) vSphere
9 42 (60.87%) Citrix Certification
10 38 (55.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 36 (52.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 35 (50.72%) NetScaler
12 35 (50.72%) CCA
12 35 (50.72%) EMC
12 35 (50.72%) MCSE
13 34 (49.28%) VMware ESX
13 34 (49.28%) Lync
13 34 (49.28%) AppSense
14 29 (42.03%) CCEE
14 29 (42.03%) CCEA
14 29 (42.03%) Project Management
15 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
17 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
18 21 (30.43%) MS Excel
18 21 (30.43%) LAN
19 19 (27.54%) SCOM
19 19 (27.54%) VMware ESXi
20 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 57 (82.61%) MS Exchange
2 34 (49.28%) Lync
3 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
5 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (11.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.90%) IIS
7 2 (2.90%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (21.74%) MS Office
3 9 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (63.77%) SAN
2 35 (50.72%) NetScaler
3 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
4 21 (30.43%) LAN
5 18 (26.09%) WAN
5 18 (26.09%) DNS
6 14 (20.29%) DHCP
7 13 (18.84%) Firewall
8 10 (14.49%) Wireless
9 8 (11.59%) Internet
10 7 (10.14%) NAS
11 6 (8.70%) VPN
12 4 (5.80%) VLAN
13 2 (2.90%) FTP
14 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
14 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
14 1 (1.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (11.59%) Back Office
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) French Language
4 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Consultant
2 31 (44.93%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 18 (26.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 18 (26.09%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Technician
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Systems Support
7 4 (5.80%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Clustering
2 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.35%) PDA
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (86.96%) Windows
2 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.80%) Linux
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Project Management
2 10 (14.49%) ITIL
3 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.59%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 1 (1.45%) Time Management
7 1 (1.45%) Information Management
7 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (60.87%) Citrix Certification
2 38 (55.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (52.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 35 (50.72%) CCA
4 35 (50.72%) MCSE
5 29 (42.03%) CCEE
5 29 (42.03%) CCEA
6 13 (18.84%) VCP5
7 12 (17.39%) VCP4
7 12 (17.39%) MCP
7 12 (17.39%) MCSA
8 8 (11.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (5.80%) Degree
10 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
10 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (4.35%) CCNA
11 2 (2.90%) MCITP
11 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 56 (81.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (62.32%) XenApp
3 42 (60.87%) vSphere
4 34 (49.28%) VMware ESX
5 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 19 (27.54%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (26.09%) Hyper-V
8 17 (24.64%) XenServer
9 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (11.59%) ISA Server
11 3 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (4.35%) UAG
12 2 (2.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (27.54%) SCOM
2 11 (15.94%) SCCM
3 10 (14.49%) Backup Exec
3 10 (14.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (11.59%) HP SIM
5 7 (10.14%) OpenView
6 6 (8.70%) SCVMM
7 3 (4.35%) SCOrch
7 3 (4.35%) SCSM
7 3 (4.35%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 67 (97.10%) Citrix
2 64 (92.75%) VMware
3 61 (88.41%) Microsoft
4 35 (50.72%) EMC
5 34 (49.28%) AppSense
6 15 (21.74%) HP
7 13 (18.84%) Cisco
8 12 (17.39%) Dell
9 11 (15.94%) SAP
9 11 (15.94%) Veeam
10 10 (14.49%) Symantec
11 6 (8.70%) SonicWALL
11 6 (8.70%) Websense
12 4 (5.80%) Webroot
13 3 (4.35%) NetApp
13 3 (4.35%) IBM
14 2 (2.90%) Sophos
14 2 (2.90%) WatchGuard
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