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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 213 214 204
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 27 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 3.91% 2.39% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 15
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £37,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £48,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
691 460 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.62% 8.74% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 588 393 450
Average salary £36,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.19% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Gloucestershire +2 9 £25,750 -41.14% 3
Bristol -2 9 £40,000 +1.91% 4
Dorset -26 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Somerset - 4 £40,500 - 1
Wiltshire +3 1 £29,500 -36.21%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 76 (95.00%) Citrix
2 75 (93.75%) VMware
3 66 (82.50%) Windows
4 65 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 64 (80.00%) Microsoft
6 62 (77.50%) MS Exchange
7 55 (68.75%) SAN
8 54 (67.50%) XenApp
9 46 (57.50%) vSphere
9 46 (57.50%) Citrix Certification
10 42 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 41 (51.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 40 (50.00%) MCSE
13 39 (48.75%) CCA
14 37 (46.25%) NetScaler
15 36 (45.00%) Lync
15 36 (45.00%) VMware ESX
16 35 (43.75%) EMC
17 34 (42.50%) AppSense
18 32 (40.00%) Active Directory
19 29 (36.25%) CCEA
19 29 (36.25%) Project Management
19 29 (36.25%) CCEE
20 28 (35.00%) VMware ESXi
20 28 (35.00%) Hyper-V
20 28 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
21 27 (33.75%) DNS
22 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
23 23 (28.75%) DHCP
24 22 (27.50%) HP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 62 (77.50%) MS Exchange
2 36 (45.00%) Lync
3 21 (26.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (16.25%) SharePoint
5 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (5.00%) IIS
9 2 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (21.25%) MS Office
3 8 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (68.75%) SAN
2 37 (46.25%) NetScaler
3 27 (33.75%) DNS
4 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 23 (28.75%) DHCP
6 22 (27.50%) LAN
7 19 (23.75%) WAN
8 16 (20.00%) Firewall
9 13 (16.25%) Wireless
10 11 (13.75%) VLAN
11 8 (10.00%) Internet
11 8 (10.00%) VPN
12 7 (8.75%) NAS
13 5 (6.25%) HSRP
14 4 (5.00%) FTP
15 3 (3.75%) iSCSI
16 1 (1.25%) IP Telephony
16 1 (1.25%) Broadband
16 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (10.00%) Back Office
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Banking
2 4 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) French Language
3 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) Consultant
2 31 (38.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 18 (22.50%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 18 (22.50%) Senior Consultant
4 11 (13.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technician
6 5 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Support
7 4 (5.00%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Clustering
2 8 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.75%) EqualLogic
4 5 (6.25%) PDA
5 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (82.50%) Windows
2 28 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Project Management
2 12 (15.00%) ITIL
3 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (1.25%) Information Management
5 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.25%) Time Management
5 1 (1.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (57.50%) Citrix Certification
2 42 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (51.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 40 (50.00%) MCSE
5 39 (48.75%) CCA
6 29 (36.25%) CCEA
6 29 (36.25%) CCEE
7 13 (16.25%) VCP5
7 13 (16.25%) VCP4
7 13 (16.25%) MCSA
8 12 (15.00%) MCP
9 8 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (6.25%) CCNA
11 4 (5.00%) MCITP
11 4 (5.00%) Degree
12 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
13 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
14 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (67.50%) XenApp
3 46 (57.50%) vSphere
4 36 (45.00%) VMware ESX
5 32 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 28 (35.00%) Hyper-V
6 28 (35.00%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (21.25%) XenServer
8 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (10.00%) ISA Server
10 3 (3.75%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (3.75%) UAG
11 2 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.25%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (26.25%) SCOM
2 20 (25.00%) SCCM
3 12 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (15.00%) Backup Exec
4 8 (10.00%) SCVMM
4 8 (10.00%) HP SIM
5 7 (8.75%) OpenView
6 3 (3.75%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.75%) SCSM
6 3 (3.75%) XenMobile
7 2 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 76 (95.00%) Citrix
2 75 (93.75%) VMware
3 64 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 35 (43.75%) EMC
5 34 (42.50%) AppSense
6 22 (27.50%) HP
7 19 (23.75%) Veeam
8 13 (16.25%) Cisco
9 12 (15.00%) Dell
9 12 (15.00%) Symantec
10 10 (12.50%) SAP
11 8 (10.00%) Websense
12 6 (7.50%) SonicWALL
13 4 (5.00%) Webroot
14 3 (3.75%) NetApp
14 3 (3.75%) IBM
15 2 (2.50%) WatchGuard
15 2 (2.50%) Sophos
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to 50k + Bonus scheme + Outstanding Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + Excellent benefits + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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