The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 117 95 117
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 1.34% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 13.14% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £46,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
XenDesktop
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 175 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.73% 10.19% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 133 119 108
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £20,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Cheshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 2 £37,250 -6.87% 1
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
XenDesktop
North West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) XenApp
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (78.57%) Windows
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) Finance
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) DHCP
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 5 (35.71%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 4 (28.57%) VPN
9 4 (28.57%) Project Management
9 4 (28.57%) WAN
9 4 (28.57%) LAN
9 4 (28.57%) XenServer
10 3 (21.43%) Broadband
10 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 3 (21.43%) VoIP
10 3 (21.43%) MS Office
10 3 (21.43%) Avaya
10 3 (21.43%) SAN
10 3 (21.43%) SLA
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco
10 3 (21.43%) Toshiba
10 3 (21.43%) Wireless
10 3 (21.43%) BT

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) Broadband
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Support
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) XenApp
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) XenServer
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Avaya
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Toshiba
4 3 (21.43%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) Leostream
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Dell