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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 94 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 35 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.64% 2.09% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 17.86% 15.41% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 14
Average salary £42,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.18% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,750 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,250 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
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
196 292 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.17% 13.55% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 169 270 121
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Citrix
2 50 (94.34%) VMware
2 50 (94.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
4 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
5 34 (64.15%) Windows
6 33 (62.26%) Hyper-V
7 30 (56.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 30 (56.60%) Citrix Certification
8 28 (52.83%) XenApp
9 27 (50.94%) Cisco
9 27 (50.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (49.06%) CCA
10 26 (49.06%) MCSE
11 25 (47.17%) MCITP
12 24 (45.28%) MS Exchange
13 23 (43.40%) vSphere
14 22 (41.51%) NetApp
15 21 (39.62%) CCEE
16 18 (33.96%) MCTS
17 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
17 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (28.30%) SAN
18 15 (28.30%) Firewall
19 14 (26.42%) HP
19 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
20 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2007
20 13 (24.53%) EMC
20 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
21 12 (22.64%) NCDA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 24 (45.28%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (15.09%) Lync
5 3 (5.66%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) SAN
1 15 (28.30%) Firewall
2 12 (22.64%) WAAS
2 12 (22.64%) NetScaler
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.09%) VPN
3 8 (15.09%) Ethernet
4 7 (13.21%) VLAN
5 5 (9.43%) IPsec
5 5 (9.43%) LAN
5 5 (9.43%) WAN
5 5 (9.43%) MPLS
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.66%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.66%) Wireless
7 3 (5.66%) FTP
7 3 (5.66%) HTTP
8 2 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.89%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.89%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Law
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Consultant
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Virtualisation Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Storage Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.43%) Network Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) FlexPod Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Technology Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Replication
1 8 (15.09%) Client/Server
2 7 (13.21%) Celerra
2 7 (13.21%) CLARiiON
3 5 (9.43%) FlexPod
4 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.55%) Linux
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (9.43%) Network Management
2 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
5 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Citrix Certification
1 30 (56.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 27 (50.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (49.06%) MCSE
3 26 (49.06%) CCA
4 25 (47.17%) MCITP
5 21 (39.62%) CCEE
6 18 (33.96%) MCTS
7 12 (22.64%) NCDA
7 12 (22.64%) NCIE
7 12 (22.64%) VTSP
8 10 (18.87%) CCIA
8 10 (18.87%) VCAP
9 9 (16.98%) CCEA
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (9.43%) CCNA
12 4 (7.55%) MCSA
12 4 (7.55%) CCAA
13 3 (5.66%) VCDX
14 1 (1.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (94.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
3 33 (62.26%) Hyper-V
4 28 (52.83%) XenApp
5 23 (43.40%) vSphere
6 12 (22.64%) vCloud
6 12 (22.64%) XenServer
7 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
8 4 (7.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (5.66%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) XenMobile
2 6 (11.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (11.32%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.43%) SCCM
4 3 (5.66%) WSUS
5 2 (3.77%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.77%) SCSM
5 2 (3.77%) SCOM
5 2 (3.77%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.89%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Citrix
2 50 (94.34%) VMware
3 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
4 27 (50.94%) Cisco
5 22 (41.51%) NetApp
6 14 (26.42%) HP
7 13 (24.53%) EMC
8 7 (13.21%) 3PAR
9 6 (11.32%) Kaspersky
9 6 (11.32%) Symantec
10 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
11 4 (7.55%) AppSense
12 3 (5.66%) WatchGuard
12 3 (5.66%) Remedy
12 3 (5.66%) Dell
12 3 (5.66%) Juniper
13 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.89%) IBM
14 1 (1.89%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £40k + £400 per month car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 + Car/Car allowance, on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago