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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 119 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 9 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 1.64% 2.06%
As % of the System Software category 3.96% 18.23% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 37
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £30,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £67,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
227 192 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.45% 9.00% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 195 165 267
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) XenApp
2 20 (95.24%) VMware
3 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
6 12 (57.14%) Windows
6 12 (57.14%) SAN
6 12 (57.14%) NetApp
6 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
6 12 (57.14%) Dell
7 11 (52.38%) HP
7 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (52.38%) vSphere
8 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (47.62%) HP StoreVirtual
8 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
8 10 (47.62%) Cisco
8 10 (47.62%) Thin Client
8 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (47.62%) Fat Client
8 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (42.86%) SonicWALL
9 9 (42.86%) IPsec
9 9 (42.86%) Firewall
9 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
9 9 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
10 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (38.10%) IPv4
11 7 (33.33%) Migration

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
1 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) SAN
2 9 (42.86%) IPsec
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) IPv4
4 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
5 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Installations Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) HP StoreVirtual
1 10 (47.62%) Thin Client
1 10 (47.62%) Fat Client
2 4 (19.05%) GIS
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Business Development
3 4 (19.05%) ITSM
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) CCA
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) XenApp
2 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
5 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
6 11 (52.38%) vSphere
7 9 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (9.52%) XenServer
9 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (95.24%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) NetApp
3 12 (57.14%) Dell
4 11 (52.38%) HP
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
6 9 (42.86%) SonicWALL
6 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Computacenter
8 2 (9.52%) ProCurve
9 1 (4.76%) AppSense
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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