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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 103 120 132
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 0.24% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 7.66% 3.48% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 11
Average salary £47,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,750 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £56,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
261 115 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.77% 6.80% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 232 85 134
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +12.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £19,325 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
Knutsford - 3 £47,000 -
Macclesfield - 3 £29,500 -
Warrington +9 2 £27,500 -54.16% 1
Runcorn -5 2 - -
XenDesktop
North West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Citrix
1 34 (100.00%) XenApp
2 27 (79.41%) VMware
3 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (58.82%) Windows
5 16 (47.06%) Finance
6 15 (44.12%) Cisco
6 15 (44.12%) HP
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
8 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
9 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
9 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
9 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
10 10 (29.41%) EMC
10 10 (29.41%) NetApp
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.59%) IIS
12 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
12 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (17.65%) SQL
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
14 5 (14.71%) VBScript
14 5 (14.71%) ITIL
14 5 (14.71%) Security Management
14 5 (14.71%) Degree
14 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (11.76%) VB

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (20.59%) IIS
1 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
1 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
1 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Citrix Support
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix Support Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Development Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.71%) Security Management
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Line Management
3 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Security
4 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security Management
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) VBScript
4 4 (11.76%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 34 (100.00%) XenApp
2 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
4 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) EdgeSight
2 2 (5.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (79.41%) VMware
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco
3 15 (44.12%) HP
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 10 (29.41%) EMC
5 10 (29.41%) NetApp
6 4 (11.76%) AppSense
6 4 (11.76%) Fujitsu
6 4 (11.76%) Leostream
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
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