The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 59 61
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.84% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category - 10.53% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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 Lancashire region.

System Software Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
43 38 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.02% 7.98% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 76
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Lancashire

XenDesktop
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) IBM PureFlex
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware