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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 217 216 212
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 37 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 4.61% 4.15% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 11
Average salary £30,250 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £25,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
803 650 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.91% 11.08% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 709 584 417
Average salary £34,500 £36,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +7 15 £31,500 +22.33%
Dorset +12 13 £30,250 -19.33% 1
Bristol -7 5 £26,500 -33.75%
Devon +4 4 £40,000 +35.59%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 39 (95.12%) VMware
2 39 (95.12%) XenApp
3 38 (92.68%) Windows Server
4 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
5 25 (60.98%) SAN
5 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
6 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
8 17 (41.46%) Office 365
9 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
11 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (29.27%) vSphere
13 12 (29.27%) Firewall
14 11 (26.83%) SCCM
15 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (17.07%) Windows 10
16 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
17 6 (14.63%) AppSense
17 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Storage
18 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
18 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
18 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
18 5 (12.20%) Advertising
18 5 (12.20%) SQL
18 5 (12.20%) ITIL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) Office 365
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) SAN
2 12 (29.27%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) DHCP
4 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
4 4 (9.76%) PPP
4 4 (9.76%) SSL
4 4 (9.76%) VoIP
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (12.20%) Advertising
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Support Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (41.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) IT Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) IT Manager
6 5 (12.20%) IT Support
6 5 (12.20%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (9.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior IT Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) EqualLogic
3 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 4 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.32%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (92.68%) Windows Server
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.07%) Windows 10
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) ITIL
1 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.76%) Coaching
3 3 (7.32%) Security Patching
4 2 (4.88%) Change Management
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.44%) Business Development
5 1 (2.44%) Document Management
5 1 (2.44%) Information Management
5 1 (2.44%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) CCA
1 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (9.76%) MCSE
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) XenApp
2 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
3 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (29.27%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 39 (95.12%) VMware
3 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) AppSense
5 5 (12.20%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) Dell
6 4 (9.76%) Sophos
6 4 (9.76%) Veeam
7 3 (7.32%) Symantec
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
9 1 (2.44%) CA
9 1 (2.44%) iManage
9 1 (2.44%) Sage
9 1 (2.44%) Wyse
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago