The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 92 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 35 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.76% 1.51% 1.98%
As % of the System Software category 17.95% 11.88% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 29
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,300 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
195 261 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.80% 12.74% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 168 243 141
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 54 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (96.30%) VMware
2 52 (96.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (74.07%) Active Directory
4 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
5 34 (62.96%) Windows
6 32 (59.26%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (59.26%) XenApp
7 30 (55.56%) Hyper-V
7 30 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (48.15%) Cisco
9 25 (46.30%) MCITP
10 24 (44.44%) CCEE
11 23 (42.59%) vSphere
12 22 (40.74%) CCA
13 21 (38.89%) MCSE
14 20 (37.04%) MS Exchange
14 20 (37.04%) XenServer
15 18 (33.33%) NetApp
16 17 (31.48%) SAN
16 17 (31.48%) MCTS
17 16 (29.63%) HP
18 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
18 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
18 15 (27.78%) Firewall
19 13 (24.07%) CCIA
19 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
20 12 (22.22%) NetScaler
20 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (14.81%) Lync
4 5 (9.26%) Apache
4 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) SAN
2 15 (27.78%) Firewall
3 12 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 10 (18.52%) Ethernet
4 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 10 (18.52%) VPN
5 8 (14.81%) WAAS
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (11.11%) VLAN
7 5 (9.26%) IPsec
7 5 (9.26%) MPLS
7 5 (9.26%) FTP
7 5 (9.26%) HTTP
7 5 (9.26%) LAN
7 5 (9.26%) WAN
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.56%) Wireless
9 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
10 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Consultant
2 11 (20.37%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Consultant
4 9 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Network Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) FlexPod Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Storage Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Technology Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Virtualisation Architect
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Replication
2 8 (14.81%) Client/Server
3 6 (11.11%) Celerra
3 6 (11.11%) CLARiiON
4 5 (9.26%) Clustering
5 4 (7.41%) FlexPod
6 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
6 5 (9.26%) Linux
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (9.26%) Network Management
2 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
2 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (59.26%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (46.30%) MCITP
5 24 (44.44%) CCEE
6 22 (40.74%) CCA
7 21 (38.89%) MCSE
8 17 (31.48%) MCTS
9 13 (24.07%) CCIA
10 10 (18.52%) NCDA
10 10 (18.52%) NCIE
11 9 (16.67%) VCAP
12 8 (14.81%) CCEA
12 8 (14.81%) VTSP
13 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (9.26%) VCDX
13 5 (9.26%) CCAA
14 4 (7.41%) CCNA
15 2 (3.70%) HP AIS
15 2 (3.70%) HP ASE
System Software
1 52 (96.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (74.07%) Active Directory
3 32 (59.26%) XenApp
4 30 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 23 (42.59%) vSphere
6 20 (37.04%) XenServer
7 10 (18.52%) vCloud
8 6 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
9 5 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) XenMobile
2 5 (9.26%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (9.26%) WSUS
3 4 (7.41%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.70%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.70%) SCSM
4 2 (3.70%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (96.30%) VMware
3 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
4 26 (48.15%) Cisco
5 18 (33.33%) NetApp
6 16 (29.63%) HP
7 10 (18.52%) EMC
8 5 (9.26%) Symantec
8 5 (9.26%) Juniper
8 5 (9.26%) Kaspersky
8 5 (9.26%) AppSense
9 4 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.41%) Dell
10 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.56%) Remedy
10 3 (5.56%) IBM
10 3 (5.56%) WatchGuard
10 3 (5.56%) SonicWALL
10 3 (5.56%) Veeam
11 1 (1.85%) Computacenter
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