The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 58 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 11 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.00% 0.52% 3.68%
As % of the System Software category 8.21% 6.45% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 12
Average salary £50,000 £58,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £49,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £67,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
XenDesktop
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
134 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.36% 8.07% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 88 20 29
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Watford

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Watford

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Watford

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 28 (96.55%) XenApp
2 25 (86.21%) Citrix
3 22 (75.86%) Windows
4 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
5 19 (65.52%) VMware
6 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
6 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
7 14 (48.28%) XenServer
7 14 (48.28%) MCITP
7 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (48.28%) SAN
8 13 (44.83%) vSphere
9 12 (41.38%) Firewall
9 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
10 11 (37.93%) NetApp
11 10 (34.48%) Migration
11 10 (34.48%) HP
11 10 (34.48%) Lync
11 10 (34.48%) iSCSI
11 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (31.03%) Altiris
12 9 (31.03%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (31.03%) SCCM
12 9 (31.03%) Time Management
12 9 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
13 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
13 8 (27.59%) DNS
13 8 (27.59%) EMC
13 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) Lync
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
4 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.34%) SAS
6 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (6.90%) IIS
8 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.45%) Apache
8 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
8 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) iSCSI
4 8 (27.59%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
7 3 (10.34%) NAS
8 2 (6.90%) LAN
8 2 (6.90%) WAN
9 1 (3.45%) SMTP
9 1 (3.45%) DHCP
9 1 (3.45%) HTTP
9 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Consultant
2 12 (41.38%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Project Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Citrix Support
7 2 (6.90%) Project Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.79%) Thin Client
2 4 (13.79%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.79%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) SUSE
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 9 (31.03%) Time Management
3 7 (24.14%) BCP
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (48.28%) MCITP
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (27.59%) NCDA
4 7 (24.14%) NCIE
4 7 (24.14%) VCAP
4 7 (24.14%) MCSE
5 4 (13.79%) CCNP
5 4 (13.79%) MCTS
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.34%) CCNA
7 2 (6.90%) CCA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) XenApp
2 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
3 14 (48.28%) XenServer
4 13 (44.83%) vSphere
5 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
8 7 (24.14%) MetaFrame
8 7 (24.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
10 1 (3.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) SCOM
3 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
3 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Citrix
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (65.52%) VMware
4 11 (37.93%) NetApp
5 10 (34.48%) HP
6 9 (31.03%) Altiris
7 8 (27.59%) EMC
8 7 (24.14%) Dell
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco
9 6 (20.69%) IBM
10 5 (17.24%) Symantec
11 4 (13.79%) PlateSpin
11 4 (13.79%) Veeam
12 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
12 3 (10.34%) Juniper
13 1 (3.45%) CommVault
13 1 (3.45%) Oracle
13 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
13 1 (3.45%) AppSense
13 1 (3.45%) Lotus