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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 218 204 213
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.21% 0.088%
As % of the System Software category 1.12% 2.56% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -39.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
624 429 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.24% 8.26% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 529 363 619
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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
Somerset -15 4 £25,000 -23.07%
Dorset -2 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (76.00%) XenApp
4 18 (72.00%) Windows
5 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) HP
7 10 (40.00%) SAN
8 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (20.00%) vSphere
11 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (20.00%) MCSE
11 5 (20.00%) CCA
11 5 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (16.00%) DNS
12 4 (16.00%) ITIL
12 4 (16.00%) DHCP
12 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
12 4 (16.00%) AppSense
12 4 (16.00%) XenServer
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (12.00%) iPad
13 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
13 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.00%) Lync
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) VPN
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Law
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
1 3 (12.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (12.00%) Firmware
1 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
1 3 (12.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) CCA
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (12.00%) MCP
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (76.00%) XenApp
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.00%) vSphere
5 4 (16.00%) XenServer
6 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
7 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
8 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) WSUS
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) AppSense
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) Apple
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Mitel
6 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
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