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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 112 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -23
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 10 19 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 1.06% 2.73%
As % of the System Software category 6.37% 10.27% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 28
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
157 185 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.63% 10.31% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 127 175 238
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 April 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (87.50%) XenApp
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) Dell
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
7 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (50.00%) vSphere
8 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
8 7 (43.75%) Terminal Services
9 6 (37.50%) SAN
9 6 (37.50%) SQL
9 6 (37.50%) SCCM
9 6 (37.50%) Office 365
10 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
10 5 (31.25%) Firewall
10 5 (31.25%) Migration
10 5 (31.25%) ITIL
10 5 (31.25%) Cisco
10 5 (31.25%) HP
10 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (31.25%) NetApp
11 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
11 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 4 (25.00%) CGI
11 4 (25.00%) IPv4
11 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (25.00%) MS Office

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) IPsec
3 4 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Installations Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (25.00%) GIS
1 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCA
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCEA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) CCAA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) XenApp
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) vSphere
5 7 (43.75%) Terminal Services
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (12.50%) XenServer
9 1 (6.25%) vCloud
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Dell
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Computacenter
5 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago