The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 80 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.50% 0.46% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 2.78% 3.48% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £51,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
XenDesktop
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
144 115 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.89% 13.13% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 138 102 149
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,625 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Southampton region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Southampton

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCA
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) AppSense
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCA
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) AppSense
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle