Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 134 145
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.22% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.67% 1.33% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -13.27% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,000 £62,500
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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 187 225 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.15% 10.47% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 129 132 115
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £24,700 £25,800 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +5.63%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Glasgow

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (60.00%) Skype
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) Veritas
3 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Dell

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec