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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 152 130 148
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 34 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.89% 1.06% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 6.64% 9.49% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 12
Average salary £67,500 £38,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.63% -17.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
512 295 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.44% 11.16% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 351 211 231
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 September 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (81.97%) VMware
2 50 (81.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
4 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
5 43 (70.49%) CCA
5 43 (70.49%) Citrix Certification
6 35 (57.38%) Hyper-V
7 33 (54.10%) XenApp
8 31 (50.82%) Cisco
9 28 (45.90%) Windows
9 28 (45.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (40.98%) NetApp
11 24 (39.34%) EMC
12 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (37.70%) CCEA
12 23 (37.70%) MCITP
13 22 (36.07%) MCTS
13 22 (36.07%) CCEE
13 22 (36.07%) MCSE
14 21 (34.43%) NCDA
14 21 (34.43%) NCIE
15 20 (32.79%) VTSP
15 20 (32.79%) vCloud
15 20 (32.79%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (32.79%) vSphere
15 20 (32.79%) WAAS
15 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
16 17 (27.87%) CCIA
17 15 (24.59%) VCAP

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (16.39%) Lync
5 6 (9.84%) IIS
5 6 (9.84%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.79%) WAAS
1 20 (32.79%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (19.67%) NetScaler
3 7 (11.48%) Firewall
4 6 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (9.84%) Network Security
4 6 (9.84%) MPLS
4 6 (9.84%) OSPF
4 6 (9.84%) BGP
5 5 (8.20%) SAN
6 2 (3.28%) NAS
7 1 (1.64%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) DNS
7 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Consultant
2 12 (19.67%) Architect
2 12 (19.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) Virtualisation Architect
3 11 (18.03%) Storage Architect
3 11 (18.03%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 11 (18.03%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) FlexPod Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Technology Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Citrix Support
5 8 (13.11%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Server Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) CLARiiON
1 12 (19.67%) Celerra
2 9 (14.75%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.84%) Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.48%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) DevOps
3 5 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (6.56%) CRM
5 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Project Management
7 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) Java
2 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (70.49%) CCA
1 43 (70.49%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (45.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (37.70%) CCEA
3 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (37.70%) MCITP
4 22 (36.07%) MCTS
4 22 (36.07%) MCSE
4 22 (36.07%) CCEE
5 21 (34.43%) NCDA
5 21 (34.43%) NCIE
6 20 (32.79%) VTSP
7 17 (27.87%) CCIA
8 15 (24.59%) VCAP
9 8 (13.11%) CCAA
10 4 (6.56%) VCDX
11 2 (3.28%) Degree
11 2 (3.28%) MCSA
12 1 (1.64%) HP AIS
12 1 (1.64%) HP ASE
System Software
1 50 (81.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
3 35 (57.38%) Hyper-V
4 33 (54.10%) XenApp
5 20 (32.79%) vSphere
5 20 (32.79%) vCloud
6 9 (14.75%) XenServer
7 7 (11.48%) VMware ESX
8 6 (9.84%) MetaFrame
8 6 (9.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) SCCM
1 12 (19.67%) XenMobile
2 5 (8.20%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.28%) SCSM
3 2 (3.28%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.28%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 50 (81.97%) VMware
3 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
4 31 (50.82%) Cisco
5 25 (40.98%) NetApp
6 24 (39.34%) EMC
7 11 (18.03%) 3PAR
8 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.84%) Juniper
8 6 (9.84%) HP
9 3 (4.92%) IBM
10 2 (3.28%) Dell
11 1 (1.64%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.64%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago