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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 122 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -16
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 1.26% 1.74%
As % of the System Software category 2.13% 9.87% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 13
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,350 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
235 233 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.74% 12.80% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 213 201 171
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,950 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 December 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 52 (100.00%) Citrix
2 44 (84.62%) VMware
3 43 (82.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 37 (71.15%) Citrix Certification
6 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
6 33 (63.46%) Hyper-V
6 33 (63.46%) vSphere
7 31 (59.62%) CCA
8 30 (57.69%) NetApp
8 30 (57.69%) Cisco
9 29 (55.77%) XenApp
9 29 (55.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (50.00%) MCSE
10 26 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (50.00%) EMC
11 25 (48.08%) Windows
12 22 (42.31%) VTSP
12 22 (42.31%) CCEE
12 22 (42.31%) vCloud
13 20 (38.46%) NetScaler
14 19 (36.54%) MCITP
14 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
14 19 (36.54%) MS Exchange
15 18 (34.62%) CCIA
15 18 (34.62%) XenMobile
16 17 (32.69%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (32.69%) NCDA
16 17 (32.69%) NCIE
16 17 (32.69%) WAAS

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 19 (36.54%) MS Exchange
2 17 (32.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) NetScaler
2 17 (32.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (32.69%) WAAS
3 6 (11.54%) Firewall
3 6 (11.54%) SAN
4 4 (7.69%) IPsec
5 3 (5.77%) VoIP
5 3 (5.77%) IPv4
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.85%) VLAN
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.92%) WAN
7 1 (1.92%) DNS
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) L2TP
7 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.92%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Architect
2 19 (36.54%) Consultant
3 15 (28.85%) Virtualisation Architect
4 12 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (21.15%) Storage Architect
5 11 (21.15%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 9 (17.31%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 6 (11.54%) FlexPod Consultant
7 6 (11.54%) Technology Consultant
8 5 (9.62%) Citrix Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Architect
9 4 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 3 (5.77%) Solutions Consultant
10 3 (5.77%) Implementation Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.77%) Sales Consultant
10 3 (5.77%) Installations Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) CLARiiON
1 11 (21.15%) Celerra
2 6 (11.54%) FlexPod
3 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.77%) Handset
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.62%) CRM
1 5 (9.62%) Operations Management
2 3 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL
3 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.92%) Line Management
4 1 (1.92%) Project Management
4 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.92%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) VBScript
3 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (71.15%) Citrix Certification
2 31 (59.62%) CCA
3 29 (55.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (50.00%) MCSE
5 22 (42.31%) VTSP
5 22 (42.31%) CCEE
6 19 (36.54%) MCITP
7 18 (34.62%) CCIA
8 17 (32.69%) NCDA
8 17 (32.69%) NCIE
8 17 (32.69%) CCEA
9 16 (30.77%) VCAP
10 15 (28.85%) MCTS
11 5 (9.62%) VCP5
12 4 (7.69%) MCSA
13 3 (5.77%) CCNA
13 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (3.85%) CCAA
15 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (82.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (63.46%) Hyper-V
2 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 33 (63.46%) vSphere
3 29 (55.77%) XenApp
4 22 (42.31%) vCloud
5 8 (15.38%) XenServer
6 7 (13.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.77%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) XenMobile
2 7 (13.46%) SCOrch
3 4 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Citrix
2 44 (84.62%) VMware
3 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 30 (57.69%) Cisco
4 30 (57.69%) NetApp
5 26 (50.00%) EMC
6 13 (25.00%) HP
7 11 (21.15%) 3PAR
8 8 (15.38%) IBM
9 6 (11.54%) AppSense
10 5 (9.62%) SonicWALL
11 3 (5.77%) Avaya
11 3 (5.77%) Dell
11 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.92%) Symantec
12 1 (1.92%) Sophos
12 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.92%) Veeam
12 1 (1.92%) Kaseya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 13 days ago