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 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 72 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.33% - 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.30% - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
87 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.29% 12.94% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 60 37 43
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,800 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) XenApp
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) vSphere
5 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) XenServer
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 6 (46.15%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) NetApp
7 5 (38.46%) Altiris
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (30.77%) MCITP
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco
9 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (23.08%) MetaFrame
9 3 (23.08%) Thin Client
9 3 (23.08%) BCP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Project Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
1 3 (23.08%) Thin Client
1 3 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) BCP
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (15.38%) MCTS
3 2 (15.38%) NCDA
3 2 (15.38%) NCIE
3 2 (15.38%) VCAP
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) XenApp
2 8 (61.54%) vSphere
3 7 (53.85%) XenServer
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (23.08%) MetaFrame
7 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Altiris
5 3 (23.08%) Veeam
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) PlateSpin
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) Sophos
7 1 (7.69%) IronPort
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) AppSense
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle