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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 208 207 199
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 25 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.98% 2.84% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 17
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,100 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,500 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
839 563 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.72% 9.49% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 630 467 384
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Bristol - 15 £40,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -8 6 £40,500 -4.70%
Devon -14 2 £32,500 +16.07% 2
Wiltshire -4 1 £40,000 +48.14% 2
Dorset - 1 £35,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 48 (96.00%) VMware
2 42 (84.00%) Citrix
3 39 (78.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (74.00%) XenApp
5 34 (68.00%) MS Exchange
6 33 (66.00%) SAN
7 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
8 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
8 29 (58.00%) SCCM
9 28 (56.00%) Hyper-V
9 28 (56.00%) Windows
10 24 (48.00%) Veeam
11 22 (44.00%) DHCP
11 22 (44.00%) DNS
11 22 (44.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 21 (42.00%) VMware ESXi
13 20 (40.00%) VLAN
14 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (34.00%) MCSE
15 17 (34.00%) Wireless
15 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (32.00%) MS Office
16 16 (32.00%) HP
17 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
17 15 (30.00%) SQL
17 15 (30.00%) vSphere
17 15 (30.00%) EqualLogic
18 14 (28.00%) SCOM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 34 (68.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (26.00%) Lync
5 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (8.00%) IIS
9 2 (4.00%) MS Project Server
9 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (66.00%) SAN
2 22 (44.00%) DHCP
2 22 (44.00%) DNS
3 20 (40.00%) VLAN
4 17 (34.00%) Wireless
5 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (24.00%) HSRP
6 12 (24.00%) Firewall
7 11 (22.00%) iSCSI
8 10 (20.00%) VPN
9 9 (18.00%) NetScaler
10 8 (16.00%) WAN
11 4 (8.00%) FTP
12 3 (6.00%) LAN
13 2 (4.00%) Internet
13 2 (4.00%) VoIP
14 1 (2.00%) SSL
14 1 (2.00%) Broadband
14 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Server Support
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) CGI
2 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) EqualLogic
2 12 (24.00%) Clustering
3 7 (14.00%) PDA
4 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.00%) GIS
6 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (6.00%) Service Management
3 3 (6.00%) ITSM
3 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (6.00%) Business Development
4 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.00%) Network Management
4 2 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Data Management
5 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.00%) Time Management
5 1 (2.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VBScript
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (34.00%) MCSE
4 13 (26.00%) CCA
4 13 (26.00%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (12.00%) MCITP
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (12.00%) CCNA
6 4 (8.00%) MCSA
7 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.00%) CCEA
8 1 (2.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.00%) VCP4
8 1 (2.00%) VCP5
8 1 (2.00%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (78.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (74.00%) XenApp
3 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 28 (56.00%) Hyper-V
5 21 (42.00%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (30.00%) vSphere
7 12 (24.00%) VMware ESX
8 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
9 3 (6.00%) XenServer
10 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
10 2 (4.00%) ISA Server
11 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (58.00%) SCCM
2 14 (28.00%) SCOM
3 13 (26.00%) Backup Exec
4 12 (24.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (20.00%) SCVMM
6 5 (10.00%) vMotion
7 2 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
7 2 (4.00%) Zenoss
7 2 (4.00%) WSUS
7 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
8 1 (2.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) VMware
2 42 (84.00%) Citrix
3 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (48.00%) Veeam
5 16 (32.00%) HP
6 12 (24.00%) Symantec
7 11 (22.00%) Websense
8 6 (12.00%) Dell
9 5 (10.00%) Cisco
10 4 (8.00%) Sophos
11 3 (6.00%) Computacenter
12 2 (4.00%) WatchGuard
12 2 (4.00%) SonicWALL
12 2 (4.00%) AppSense
12 2 (4.00%) NetApp
13 1 (2.00%) SAP
13 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
13 1 (2.00%) IronPort
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago