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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 116 87 66
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -21
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 1.30% 2.64%
As % of the System Software category 2.28% 10.50% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 26
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,200 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
219 181 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.15% 12.39% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 191 158 198
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 February 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (83.78%) VMware
3 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
5 25 (67.57%) Citrix Certification
5 25 (67.57%) vSphere
6 23 (62.16%) XenApp
7 21 (56.76%) Cisco
8 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
8 20 (54.05%) CCA
8 20 (54.05%) NetApp
9 18 (48.65%) EMC
9 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
9 18 (48.65%) CCEE
10 17 (45.95%) Windows
10 17 (45.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (43.24%) NetScaler
11 16 (43.24%) XenMobile
12 15 (40.54%) vCloud
12 15 (40.54%) VTSP
13 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
14 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (32.43%) MCSE
16 11 (29.73%) HP
16 11 (29.73%) CCEA
16 11 (29.73%) CCIA
17 10 (27.03%) VCAP
17 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (27.03%) NCDA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) NetScaler
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (27.03%) WAAS
3 4 (10.81%) SAN
4 3 (8.11%) VoIP
4 3 (8.11%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) IPsec
5 2 (5.41%) IPv4
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.70%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Consultant
2 14 (37.84%) Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Virtualisation Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Storage Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Technology Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 5 (13.51%) FlexPod Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) IT Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Installations Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) CLARiiON
1 5 (13.51%) Celerra
1 5 (13.51%) FlexPod
2 3 (8.11%) Handset
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) CRM
1 5 (13.51%) Operations Management
2 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.70%) Line Management
3 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCA
3 18 (48.65%) CCEE
4 17 (45.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (40.54%) VTSP
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (32.43%) MCSE
7 11 (29.73%) CCEA
7 11 (29.73%) CCIA
8 10 (27.03%) NCDA
8 10 (27.03%) NCIE
8 10 (27.03%) VCAP
9 7 (18.92%) MCTS
9 7 (18.92%) MCITP
10 5 (13.51%) VCP5
11 1 (2.70%) CCAA
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (67.57%) vSphere
3 23 (62.16%) XenApp
4 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
5 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
6 15 (40.54%) vCloud
7 8 (21.62%) XenServer
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) XenMobile
2 7 (18.92%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (83.78%) VMware
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 21 (56.76%) Cisco
5 20 (54.05%) NetApp
6 18 (48.65%) EMC
7 11 (29.73%) HP
8 8 (21.62%) IBM
9 5 (13.51%) 3PAR
10 3 (8.11%) AppSense
10 3 (8.11%) Dell
10 3 (8.11%) Avaya
11 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
11 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.70%) Veeam
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