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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 153 141 141
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 27 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 1.02% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 6.82% 6.83% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
396 483 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.58% 14.94% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 327 338 235
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 48 (78.69%) VMware
2 48 (78.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (77.05%) Citrix Certification
4 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
5 45 (73.77%) CCA
6 43 (70.49%) XenApp
7 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
8 39 (63.93%) Cisco
9 33 (54.10%) Hyper-V
10 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
10 30 (49.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 29 (47.54%) vSphere
12 27 (44.26%) MS Exchange
12 27 (44.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (44.26%) MCSE
12 27 (44.26%) MCITP
13 26 (42.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 26 (42.62%) XenServer
14 22 (36.07%) CCIA
14 22 (36.07%) Windows
14 22 (36.07%) NetApp
15 21 (34.43%) EMC
15 21 (34.43%) CCEA
16 20 (32.79%) SAN
17 18 (29.51%) WAAS
17 18 (29.51%) Cisco Nexus
17 18 (29.51%) VTSP
17 18 (29.51%) NCDA
17 18 (29.51%) NCIE

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 27 (44.26%) MS Exchange
2 26 (42.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
4 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.84%) IIS
5 6 (9.84%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.79%) SAN
2 18 (29.51%) WAAS
2 18 (29.51%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (22.95%) NetScaler
4 12 (19.67%) VoIP
4 12 (19.67%) Wireless
5 9 (14.75%) Network Security
6 7 (11.48%) Firewall
7 6 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (9.84%) MPLS
7 6 (9.84%) OSPF
7 6 (9.84%) BGP
8 5 (8.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Consultant
2 14 (22.95%) Architect
3 12 (19.67%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (19.67%) Virtualisation Architect
3 12 (19.67%) Storage Architect
3 12 (19.67%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 9 (14.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Technical Support
5 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 7 (11.48%) Citrix Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Server Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) FlexPod Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) Technology Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) CLARiiON
1 12 (19.67%) Celerra
2 6 (9.84%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.84%) DevOps
2 5 (8.20%) CRM
3 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
3 4 (6.56%) ITIL
3 4 (6.56%) Change Control
3 4 (6.56%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.28%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.28%) Project Management
4 2 (3.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (77.05%) Citrix Certification
2 45 (73.77%) CCA
3 30 (49.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (44.26%) MCSE
4 27 (44.26%) MCITP
4 27 (44.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (36.07%) CCIA
6 21 (34.43%) CCEA
7 18 (29.51%) VTSP
7 18 (29.51%) NCDA
7 18 (29.51%) NCIE
8 15 (24.59%) CCEE
9 14 (22.95%) MCTS
9 14 (22.95%) MCSA
10 12 (19.67%) VCAP
11 9 (14.75%) MCP
12 7 (11.48%) CCAA
13 2 (3.28%) Degree
System Software
1 48 (78.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
3 43 (70.49%) XenApp
4 33 (54.10%) Hyper-V
5 29 (47.54%) vSphere
6 26 (42.62%) XenServer
7 18 (29.51%) vCloud
8 6 (9.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (9.84%) MetaFrame
8 6 (9.84%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) XenMobile
2 12 (19.67%) Backup Exec
3 6 (9.84%) EdgeSight
4 3 (4.92%) SCCM
4 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 48 (78.69%) VMware
3 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
4 39 (63.93%) Cisco
5 22 (36.07%) NetApp
6 21 (34.43%) EMC
7 13 (21.31%) Dell
8 12 (19.67%) Veeam
8 12 (19.67%) Riverbed
8 12 (19.67%) 3PAR
9 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
9 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
9 6 (9.84%) Juniper
10 5 (8.20%) HP
11 3 (4.92%) IBM
12 1 (1.64%) AppSense
12 1 (1.64%) Nimsoft
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