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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 240 223 201
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -22
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 6 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 1.24% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
Average salary £31,750 £36,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.41% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £48,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
743 646 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.30% 10.51% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 583 564 385
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
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 2 September 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
Devon - 3 £31,000 - 4
Gloucestershire -17 2 £33,500 -25.55%
Bristol - 1 £32,500 - 3
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 30 (96.77%) VMware
2 27 (87.10%) Citrix
3 25 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
5 20 (64.52%) XenApp
6 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Windows
8 14 (45.16%) SAN
8 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
9 12 (38.71%) SCCM
9 12 (38.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
11 9 (29.03%) MCSE
11 9 (29.03%) DHCP
11 9 (29.03%) DNS
11 9 (29.03%) VLAN
11 9 (29.03%) Wireless
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (29.03%) Veeam
12 8 (25.81%) HP
12 8 (25.81%) EqualLogic
13 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (22.58%) HSRP
13 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (19.35%) SCOM
14 6 (19.35%) CCA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (19.35%) Lync
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) SAN
2 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) DHCP
2 9 (29.03%) Wireless
2 9 (29.03%) VLAN
2 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
3 7 (22.58%) HSRP
4 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.90%) Internet
6 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 2 (6.45%) VPN
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
8 1 (3.23%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support
4 5 (16.13%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (16.13%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Server Support
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) CGI
2 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) EqualLogic
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) GIS
4 2 (6.45%) PDA
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) ITSM
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Business Development
4 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) VBScript
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (29.03%) MCSE
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (19.35%) CCA
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) MCITP
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) MCSA
6 2 (6.45%) CCNA
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.23%) MCP
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) CCEA
7 1 (3.23%) VCP4
7 1 (3.23%) CCEE
7 1 (3.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (64.52%) XenApp
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
4 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
5 5 (16.13%) vSphere
5 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (12.90%) XenServer
6 4 (12.90%) ISA Server
7 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
7 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
9 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
3 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
4 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.45%) WSUS
5 2 (6.45%) SCVMM
5 2 (6.45%) Zenoss
5 2 (6.45%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (6.45%) vMotion
6 1 (3.23%) OpenView
6 1 (3.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) VMware
2 27 (87.10%) Citrix
3 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) Veeam
5 8 (25.81%) HP
6 5 (16.13%) Dell
7 4 (12.90%) Symantec
8 3 (9.68%) Websense
8 3 (9.68%) Computacenter
9 2 (6.45%) Sophos
9 2 (6.45%) NetApp
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco
10 1 (3.23%) SAP
10 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.23%) IronPort
10 1 (3.23%) AppSense
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago