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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 70 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 10 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.46% 0.59% 1.88%
As % of the System Software category 8.85% 2.94% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Average salary £41,250 £31,349 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.58% -27.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,439 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
113 170 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.52% 20.19% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 95 153 181
Average salary £42,500 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.57% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) Cisco
5 12 (60.00%) NetScaler
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (55.00%) CCA
6 11 (55.00%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (55.00%) SAN
6 11 (55.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (55.00%) DNS
6 11 (55.00%) DHCP
6 11 (55.00%) Windows
6 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (40.00%) LAN
7 8 (40.00%) WLAN
7 8 (40.00%) WAN
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (40.00%) NAS
7 8 (40.00%) Lync
8 6 (30.00%) XenServer
8 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (30.00%) SCCM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 11 (55.00%) DHCP
2 11 (55.00%) DNS
2 11 (55.00%) SAN
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) WLAN
3 8 (40.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) NAS
4 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
1 13 (65.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CCA
1 11 (55.00%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (95.00%) vSphere
3 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (30.00%) XenServer
6 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
1 6 (30.00%) SCOM
1 6 (30.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) AppSense