The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Blackburn region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 5.26% - -
As % of the System Software category 21.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 24.56% 18.33% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 1
Average salary £32,500 £21,000 £17,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% +23.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
Lancashire

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Blackburn region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Blackburn

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) CCEE
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) XenServer
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (28.57%) MCITP
6 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Celerra
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Brand Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCEE
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CCIA
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCSP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCEA
2 1 (14.29%) HP AIS
2 1 (14.29%) HP MASE
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) VCDX
2 1 (14.29%) NCDA
2 1 (14.29%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCAA
2 1 (14.29%) VCAP
2 1 (14.29%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam