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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 64 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 8 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.54% 0.54% 3.49%
As % of the System Software category 6.50% 9.09% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £47,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £49,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
123 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.61% 5.96% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 76 16 25
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,600 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Watford

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (96.43%) XenApp
2 24 (85.71%) Citrix
3 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 20 (71.43%) Windows
4 19 (67.86%) VMware
5 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (57.14%) SAN
5 16 (57.14%) MCITP
5 16 (57.14%) Hyper-V
6 15 (53.57%) Firewall
6 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
7 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 14 (50.00%) vSphere
8 13 (46.43%) Lync
8 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (46.43%) Migration
8 13 (46.43%) NetApp
9 12 (42.86%) HP
9 12 (42.86%) EMC
9 12 (42.86%) SCCM
9 12 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (42.86%) NCDA
9 12 (42.86%) iSCSI
10 11 (39.29%) XenServer
10 11 (39.29%) NCIE
10 11 (39.29%) VCAP
10 11 (39.29%) Dell
10 11 (39.29%) MCSE
11 10 (35.71%) Time Management

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (46.43%) Lync
3 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (25.00%) SAS
6 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.14%) IIS
8 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.57%) Apache
8 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
8 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) SAN
2 15 (53.57%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) iSCSI
4 9 (32.14%) VPN
5 8 (28.57%) NetScaler
6 7 (25.00%) NAS
6 7 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (7.14%) LAN
7 2 (7.14%) WAN
8 1 (3.57%) SMTP
8 1 (3.57%) DHCP
8 1 (3.57%) HTTP
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Consultant
2 14 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (32.14%) Project Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) EqualLogic
3 3 (10.71%) Fat Client
3 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
4 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
5 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) SUSE
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Migration
2 10 (35.71%) Time Management
3 7 (25.00%) Network Design
4 6 (21.43%) BCP
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (57.14%) MCITP
2 12 (42.86%) NCDA
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (39.29%) MCSE
3 11 (39.29%) NCIE
3 11 (39.29%) VCAP
4 8 (28.57%) CCNP
4 8 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (25.00%) CCNA
6 4 (14.29%) MCTS
7 2 (7.14%) CCA
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) XenApp
2 16 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 14 (50.00%) vSphere
4 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (39.29%) XenServer
7 6 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) MetaFrame
8 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
9 1 (3.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 8 (28.57%) SCOM
3 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Citrix
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) NetApp
5 12 (42.86%) HP
5 12 (42.86%) EMC
6 11 (39.29%) Dell
7 9 (32.14%) Cisco
8 8 (28.57%) IBM
9 7 (25.00%) Altiris
9 7 (25.00%) Juniper
9 7 (25.00%) WatchGuard
10 5 (17.86%) Symantec
11 4 (14.29%) PlateSpin
11 4 (14.29%) Veeam
12 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
12 1 (3.57%) AppSense
12 1 (3.57%) Clearswift
12 1 (3.57%) CommVault
12 1 (3.57%) Lotus
Watford
DP Connect
Salary: £34000 - £38500 per annum + PENSION,EXCELLENT PROGRESSION
Posted: 22 days ago