The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 142 146 145
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 26 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 1.00% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 6.31% 7.04% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 12
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
XenDesktop
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
412 469 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.15% 14.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 338 333 193
Average salary £35,661 £35,150 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.45% +0.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Leeds

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 50 (81.97%) Citrix Certification
3 48 (78.69%) CCA
4 47 (77.05%) XenApp
5 46 (75.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (75.41%) VMware
6 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
7 39 (63.93%) Cisco
7 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
8 33 (54.10%) XenServer
9 32 (52.46%) Hyper-V
10 31 (50.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
11 30 (49.18%) vSphere
12 27 (44.26%) SAN
13 25 (40.98%) MCSE
13 25 (40.98%) MS Exchange
13 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (40.98%) MCITP
13 25 (40.98%) Exchange Server 2003
14 22 (36.07%) XenMobile
15 21 (34.43%) CCIA
16 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
17 19 (31.15%) Windows
17 19 (31.15%) CCEE
18 18 (29.51%) Dell
19 17 (27.87%) EMC
19 17 (27.87%) CCEA
19 17 (27.87%) NetApp
19 17 (27.87%) MCSA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (40.98%) MS Exchange
1 25 (40.98%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (27.87%) SharePoint
2 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.20%) IIS
4 5 (8.20%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (44.26%) SAN
2 17 (27.87%) VoIP
2 17 (27.87%) Wireless
3 14 (22.95%) WAAS
3 14 (22.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (21.31%) NetScaler
5 12 (19.67%) Network Security
6 7 (11.48%) NAS
7 6 (9.84%) Firewall
8 5 (8.20%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (8.20%) MPLS
8 5 (8.20%) OSPF
8 5 (8.20%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Consultant
2 13 (21.31%) Technical Support
2 13 (21.31%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (19.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 10 (16.39%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Virtualisation Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Storage Architect
7 7 (11.48%) Citrix Consultant
8 6 (9.84%) Technology Consultant
8 6 (9.84%) FlexPod Consultant
8 6 (9.84%) Citrix Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Server Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) CLARiiON
1 8 (13.11%) Celerra
2 6 (9.84%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.20%) CRM
1 5 (8.20%) DevOps
2 4 (6.56%) ITIL
2 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
2 4 (6.56%) Change Control
2 4 (6.56%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (81.97%) Citrix Certification
2 48 (78.69%) CCA
3 31 (50.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (40.98%) MCSE
4 25 (40.98%) MCITP
4 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (34.43%) CCIA
6 19 (31.15%) CCEE
7 17 (27.87%) MCSA
7 17 (27.87%) CCEA
8 14 (22.95%) MCP
8 14 (22.95%) VTSP
8 14 (22.95%) NCDA
8 14 (22.95%) NCIE
9 11 (18.03%) CCAA
10 8 (13.11%) VCAP
10 8 (13.11%) MCTS
System Software
1 47 (77.05%) XenApp
2 46 (75.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
4 33 (54.10%) XenServer
5 32 (52.46%) Hyper-V
6 30 (49.18%) vSphere
7 14 (22.95%) vCloud
8 5 (8.20%) MetaFrame
8 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
8 5 (8.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) XenMobile
2 17 (27.87%) Backup Exec
3 6 (9.84%) EdgeSight
4 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.64%) WSUS
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 46 (75.41%) VMware
3 39 (63.93%) Cisco
3 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
4 18 (29.51%) Dell
5 17 (27.87%) EMC
5 17 (27.87%) NetApp
5 17 (27.87%) Veeam
5 17 (27.87%) Riverbed
6 8 (13.11%) 3PAR
7 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.20%) Juniper
8 4 (6.56%) HP
9 3 (4.92%) IBM
10 1 (1.64%) AppSense
10 1 (1.64%) Nimsoft
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