The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 140 128 98
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -30
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 4 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.40% 1.64%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 3.04% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 28
Median salary £43,750 £36,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £33,350 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
312 263 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.29% 12.99% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 245 232 175
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 26 (100.00%) Citrix
1 26 (100.00%) XenApp
2 23 (88.46%) NetScaler
3 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) WAN
4 16 (61.54%) LAN
5 14 (53.85%) ITIL
6 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (50.00%) VMware
6 13 (50.00%) AppSense
6 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (46.15%) SCOM
7 12 (46.15%) EdgeSight
7 12 (46.15%) assyst
7 12 (46.15%) Validation
7 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 12 (46.15%) VPN
8 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) NetApp
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (34.62%) Thin Client
9 9 (34.62%) HP
9 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
9 9 (34.62%) ServiceNow
9 9 (34.62%) Fat Client
9 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
10 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (30.77%) Ruckus Wireless

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
1 4 (15.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) NetScaler
2 16 (61.54%) LAN
2 16 (61.54%) WAN
3 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 12 (46.15%) VPN
4 8 (30.77%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) SAN
5 7 (26.92%) DHCP
5 7 (26.92%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) IPsec
6 4 (15.38%) L2TP
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) NAS
6 4 (15.38%) Skype
6 4 (15.38%) VLAN
6 4 (15.38%) VoIP
6 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
6 4 (15.38%) WLAN
6 4 (15.38%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Fat Client
1 9 (34.62%) Thin Client
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Validation
3 8 (30.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 8 (30.77%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 6 (23.08%) Presales
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (19.23%) MCSA
1 5 (19.23%) MCSE
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCITP
2 4 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCA
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) XenApp
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
5 7 (26.92%) vSphere
5 7 (26.92%) XenServer
6 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
7 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) EdgeSight
1 12 (46.15%) SCOM
2 5 (19.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.69%) XenMobile
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) AppSense
3 13 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) NetApp
5 9 (34.62%) HP
5 9 (34.62%) ServiceNow
6 8 (30.77%) Ruckus Wireless
6 8 (30.77%) SonicWALL
7 5 (19.23%) Symantec
8 4 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (15.38%) AVG
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco
8 4 (15.38%) Dell
8 4 (15.38%) EMC
8 4 (15.38%) Kaseya
8 4 (15.38%) Kaspersky
8 4 (15.38%) Sophos
9 3 (11.54%) Altiris
10 1 (3.85%) Computacenter