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 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 168 162 131
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -31
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 9 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.84% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 2.66% 6.24% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 12
Average salary £39,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.95% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
338 497 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.68% 13.50% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 291 364 191
Average salary £37,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.32% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (82.35%) Citrix
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) XenApp
3 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) VoIP
5 9 (52.94%) vSphere
6 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
6 8 (47.06%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco
7 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 7 (41.18%) CCA
7 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) XenServer
7 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 6 (35.29%) Veeam
8 6 (35.29%) Riverbed
8 6 (35.29%) EqualLogic
8 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (35.29%) MCITP
8 6 (35.29%) SCCM
8 6 (35.29%) Wireless
8 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
8 6 (35.29%) Dell

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) VoIP
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MSI
1 3 (17.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Packager
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) EqualLogic
2 3 (17.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) MOF
1 3 (17.65%) Service Management
1 3 (17.65%) Business Development
1 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (17.65%) Network Management
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCA
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (35.29%) MCITP
2 6 (35.29%) MCP
2 6 (35.29%) MCSE
2 6 (35.29%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) CCEE
3 1 (5.88%) CCAA
3 1 (5.88%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) XenApp
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) vSphere
4 7 (41.18%) XenServer
4 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) XenMobile
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Citrix
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Veeam
4 6 (35.29%) Riverbed
4 6 (35.29%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) EMC
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Mitel
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, pension, cake, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago