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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 164 168 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -36
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.32% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 1.86% 2.93% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 17
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,550 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
376 409 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.83% 11.05% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 299 323 253
Average salary £36,500 £35,625 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.45% +6.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 1 May 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 32 (100.00%) SAN
1 32 (100.00%) XenApp
2 31 (96.88%) XenServer
2 31 (96.88%) Citrix
3 29 (90.63%) CCA
3 29 (90.63%) Citrix Certification
4 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (75.00%) VMware
5 23 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (68.75%) vSphere
6 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
6 22 (68.75%) VoIP
6 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
7 21 (65.63%) MCSE
7 21 (65.63%) MCSA
7 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
7 21 (65.63%) SharePoint
7 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
7 21 (65.63%) Cisco
7 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (65.63%) Backup Exec
7 21 (65.63%) Wireless
7 21 (65.63%) Dell
7 21 (65.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (65.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (65.63%) MCITP
7 21 (65.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (65.63%) Veeam
7 21 (65.63%) Riverbed
7 21 (65.63%) Hyper-V

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 21 (65.63%) SharePoint
1 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
1 21 (65.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 21 (65.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) SAN
2 22 (68.75%) VoIP
3 21 (65.63%) Wireless
4 8 (25.00%) NAS
4 8 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (46.88%) Technical Support
3 14 (43.75%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 10 (31.25%) Consultant
5 8 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.13%) Network Management
1 1 (3.13%) Service Management
1 1 (3.13%) MOF
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) CCA
1 29 (90.63%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (65.63%) MCSE
2 21 (65.63%) MCSA
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (65.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (65.63%) MCITP
3 19 (59.38%) MCP
4 8 (25.00%) CCEE
4 8 (25.00%) CCAA
4 8 (25.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 32 (100.00%) XenApp
2 31 (96.88%) XenServer
3 23 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (68.75%) vSphere
4 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 21 (65.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (65.63%) Backup Exec
2 8 (25.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Citrix
2 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (75.00%) VMware
3 21 (65.63%) Cisco
3 21 (65.63%) Dell
3 21 (65.63%) Veeam
3 21 (65.63%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) HP