Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 134 156
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22 -12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 7.97% 1.80% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% -2.78% -24.21%
10th Percentile £53,750 £31,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £38,550 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £35,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +61.97% -14.46% -7.78%

XenDesktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 251 222 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.28% 9.71% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 159 164 149
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,400 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Edinburgh

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Edinburgh

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
1 20 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (95.00%) SCCM
2 19 (95.00%) SCOM
2 19 (95.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (95.00%) DHCP
2 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) Hyper-V
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (85.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
7 14 (70.00%) Application Packaging
7 14 (70.00%) MCSE
7 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (65.00%) Validation
8 13 (65.00%) Internet
8 13 (65.00%) ITIL
8 13 (65.00%) Google
8 13 (65.00%) Performance Management
8 13 (65.00%) SolarWinds
8 13 (65.00%) Virtual Team

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) DHCP
1 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 13 (65.00%) Internet
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Virtual Team
2 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (70.00%) Application Packaging
3 13 (65.00%) ITIL
3 13 (65.00%) Performance Management
3 13 (65.00%) Validation
4 12 (60.00%) Change Management
5 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 4 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) MCSE
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (90.00%) Hyper-V
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) SCCM
1 19 (95.00%) SCOM
2 4 (20.00%) Ansible
2 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (10.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Google
3 13 (65.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (20.00%) CA
4 4 (20.00%) Symantec
4 4 (20.00%) Varonis
5 1 (5.00%) AppSense