The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 35 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.71% 4.76% 1.95%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 31.58% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
XenDesktop
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

System Software Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.22% 15.08% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 15
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £26,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £47,500 £33,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Belfast

XenDesktop
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) EMC Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VMware