The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
England / South West
Rank 236 225 222
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.079% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 3.66% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 26
Median salary £43,750 £30,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.62% -24.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XenDesktop is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 595 848 733
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 11.70% 14.50% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 490 732 592
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in the South West

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in the South West

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the South West

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +17 2 £47,500 +57.02%
Gloucestershire -15 1 £20,000 -36.50%
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South West region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) VMware
3 31 (93.94%) XenApp
4 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
5 28 (84.85%) Windows
5 28 (84.85%) MS Exchange
6 26 (78.79%) MS Excel
7 25 (75.76%) SAN
7 25 (75.76%) Windows Server
8 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (69.70%) Office 365
9 23 (69.70%) Exchange Server 2010
9 23 (69.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
10 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.12%) DNS
11 4 (12.12%) DHCP
11 4 (12.12%) Virtual Environments
12 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
12 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
12 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
12 3 (9.09%) Web Filtering
12 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (9.09%) Cybercrime
12 3 (9.09%) WAN
12 3 (9.09%) IIS
12 3 (9.09%) Firmware

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 28 (84.85%) MS Exchange
2 23 (69.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (69.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (78.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (69.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 3 (9.09%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 21 (63.64%) 3rd Line Support
1 21 (63.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 21 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) IT Support
4 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Cybercrime
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Windows Server
3 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
2 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
2 3 (9.09%) Web Filtering
3 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.06%) Information Security
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Presales
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Analytics
4 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.03%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (3.03%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (3.03%) IT Strategy
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) ITSM
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (93.94%) XenApp
2 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Firmware
4 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.09%) Xen
5 2 (6.06%) vSphere
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) VMware
3 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Veeam
5 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.03%) HP
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, health care, 22 days
Posted: 21 days ago