The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 155 129 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 31 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 0.67% 0.84%
As % of the System Software category 6.26% 6.61% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 20
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £45,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
495 257 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.45% 10.07% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 362 199 176
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
West Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (100.00%) Citrix
2 34 (75.56%) VMware
2 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (73.33%) Citrix Certification
4 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
5 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 28 (62.22%) CCA
6 28 (62.22%) Hyper-V
7 27 (60.00%) XenApp
8 22 (48.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (46.67%) Windows
9 21 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (46.67%) MCITP
10 19 (42.22%) CCEE
11 17 (37.78%) MCTS
12 16 (35.56%) vSphere
12 16 (35.56%) MCSE
12 16 (35.56%) CCEA
13 15 (33.33%) Cisco
14 13 (28.89%) NetApp
14 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (28.89%) SCCM
15 12 (26.67%) CCIA
15 12 (26.67%) EMC
15 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
16 11 (24.44%) CCAA
16 11 (24.44%) NCDA
16 11 (24.44%) NCIE
16 11 (24.44%) Lync
17 10 (22.22%) VCAP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (24.44%) Lync
2 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (17.78%) WAAS
2 8 (17.78%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.44%) NAS
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) OSPF
5 1 (2.22%) BGP
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Consultant
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 10 (22.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix Support
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.89%) FlexPod Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Technology Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Storage Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Virtualisation Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) CLARiiON
1 7 (15.56%) Celerra
2 4 (8.89%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.67%) Project Management
3 3 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) DevOps
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.22%) Change Control
5 1 (2.22%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Java
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (62.22%) CCA
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (46.67%) MCITP
5 19 (42.22%) CCEE
6 17 (37.78%) MCTS
7 16 (35.56%) CCEA
7 16 (35.56%) MCSE
8 12 (26.67%) CCIA
9 11 (24.44%) CCAA
9 11 (24.44%) NCDA
9 11 (24.44%) NCIE
10 10 (22.22%) VCAP
11 9 (20.00%) VTSP
12 6 (13.33%) VCDX
13 3 (6.67%) Degree
13 3 (6.67%) HP AIS
13 3 (6.67%) HP ASE
13 3 (6.67%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 28 (62.22%) Hyper-V
4 27 (60.00%) XenApp
5 16 (35.56%) vSphere
6 10 (22.22%) vCloud
6 10 (22.22%) XenServer
7 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.22%) Xen
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.22%) MetaFrame
9 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) XenMobile
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.44%) SCSM
5 1 (2.22%) Opsview
5 1 (2.22%) Nagios
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Citrix
2 34 (75.56%) VMware
3 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (33.33%) Cisco
5 13 (28.89%) NetApp
6 12 (26.67%) EMC
7 10 (22.22%) HP
8 5 (11.11%) Veeam
9 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
9 4 (8.89%) Dell
10 3 (6.67%) IBM
11 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.22%) Juniper
11 1 (2.22%) CommVault
11 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.22%) Huawei
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Brown
Salary: £33,504.14 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago