The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 45 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 0.43% 2.69%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 5.56% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £21,500 £39,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.87% +56.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +3.75%
XenApp
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.63% 7.76% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 16
Average salary £33,750 £37,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.78% +48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

XenApp
Salary Trend in Chester

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

XenApp Salary Trend in Chester

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing XenApp 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 XenApp.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) ADSL
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) XenServer
6 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (14.29%) VCDX
6 1 (14.29%) HP AIS
6 1 (14.29%) HP MASE
6 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
6 1 (14.29%) NCDA
6 1 (14.29%) NCIE

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing XenApp 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 XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) ADSL
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
1 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Celerra
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HP AIS
2 1 (14.29%) HP MASE
2 1 (14.29%) VCDX
2 1 (14.29%) NCDA
2 1 (14.29%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) VCAP
2 1 (14.29%) CCEE
2 1 (14.29%) CCIA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) EMC