The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.19%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
XenDesktop
North East

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

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.98% 7.34% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 52 26 37
Average salary £27,500 £31,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,400 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (75.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (75.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk