The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 204 203 205
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 4.29% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
480 490 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.27% 9.13% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 413 423 367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +9 10 £45,000 +33.33%
Wiltshire -10 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Devon -3 3 £28,000 -3.44%
Bristol -3 2 £40,000 +3.89%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) Citrix
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (89.47%) XenApp
3 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (84.21%) Windows
4 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 18 (47.37%) ITIL
5 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
6 17 (44.74%) HP
7 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 14 (36.84%) CCA
7 14 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
8 13 (34.21%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (34.21%) XenServer
8 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (31.58%) SAN
9 12 (31.58%) DHCP
9 12 (31.58%) DNS
9 12 (31.58%) MCSE
9 12 (31.58%) UNIX
9 12 (31.58%) SCCM
9 12 (31.58%) SCOM
9 12 (31.58%) Clustering
10 11 (28.95%) WSUS
10 11 (28.95%) Network Load Balancing
10 11 (28.95%) vSphere
10 11 (28.95%) LAN
10 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
10 11 (28.95%) MCP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.79%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) SAN
2 12 (31.58%) DHCP
3 11 (28.95%) Internet
3 11 (28.95%) LAN
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Flash
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Clustering
2 11 (28.95%) Firmware
2 11 (28.95%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.16%) Thin Client
3 5 (13.16%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.26%) iPad
4 2 (5.26%) FlexPod
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) UNIX
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (28.95%) Network Load Balancing
3 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.16%) Capacity Management
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Information Management
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) CCA
1 14 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (31.58%) MCSE
4 11 (28.95%) MCP
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.26%) CCEA
6 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) NCDA
6 2 (5.26%) NCIE
6 2 (5.26%) CCEE
6 2 (5.26%) CCIA
7 1 (2.63%) VCAP
7 1 (2.63%) VCDX
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) SLA
2 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 34 (89.47%) XenApp
2 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
4 13 (34.21%) XenServer
5 11 (28.95%) vSphere
5 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
5 11 (28.95%) ISA Server
6 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.26%) vCloud
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) SCCM
1 12 (31.58%) SCOM
2 11 (28.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (44.74%) HP
4 11 (28.95%) Dell
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) AppSense
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) Mitel
8 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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