The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 117 101 79
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 12 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.94% 2.39%
As % of the System Software category 6.35% 9.73% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 28
Average salary £38,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
XenDesktop
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
189 185 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.25% 9.67% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 164 175 213
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (94.12%) XenApp
3 15 (88.24%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) Dell
6 9 (52.94%) Terminal Services
6 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (52.94%) vSphere
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 8 (47.06%) SAN
8 7 (41.18%) NetApp
8 7 (41.18%) Cisco
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (41.18%) HP
8 7 (41.18%) Firewall
8 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
9 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (35.29%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (35.29%) Office 365
9 6 (35.29%) IPsec
9 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (35.29%) SonicWALL
9 6 (35.29%) Fat Client
9 6 (35.29%) SCCM
9 6 (35.29%) IPv4
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
9 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) IPsec
3 6 (35.29%) IPv4
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Fat Client
1 6 (35.29%) Thin Client
2 4 (23.53%) GIS
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Business Development
2 4 (23.53%) ITSM
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCA
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCAA
3 1 (5.88%) CCEA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) XenApp
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Terminal Services
3 9 (52.94%) vSphere
4 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
5 6 (35.29%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (11.76%) XenServer
7 1 (5.88%) vCloud
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) Dell
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) NetApp
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) SonicWALL
6 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
7 4 (23.53%) Computacenter
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