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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 173 156 128
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.79% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 5.82% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 14
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £67,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
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
339 498 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.04% 13.64% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 289 368 202
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (86.36%) Citrix
1 19 (86.36%) XenApp
2 18 (81.82%) SAN
3 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 15 (68.18%) XenServer
4 15 (68.18%) CCA
4 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
5 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 14 (63.64%) VoIP
5 14 (63.64%) vSphere
6 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
7 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
8 11 (50.00%) EqualLogic
8 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (50.00%) Dell
8 11 (50.00%) Cisco
8 11 (50.00%) MCP
8 11 (50.00%) MCSE
8 11 (50.00%) MCSA
8 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 11 (50.00%) Veeam
8 11 (50.00%) Riverbed
8 11 (50.00%) Backup Exec
8 11 (50.00%) Wireless
8 11 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) SAN
2 14 (63.64%) VoIP
3 11 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 4 (18.18%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
1 1 (4.55%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (31.82%) Technical Support
2 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 4 (18.18%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Packager
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) MOF
1 3 (13.64%) Service Management
1 3 (13.64%) Network Management
2 1 (4.55%) Business Development
2 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) CCA
1 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (50.00%) MCITP
3 11 (50.00%) MCP
3 11 (50.00%) MCSE
3 11 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (18.18%) CCEE
4 4 (18.18%) CCAA
4 4 (18.18%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) XenApp
2 15 (68.18%) XenServer
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) vSphere
4 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) XenMobile
3 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Citrix
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) Dell
4 11 (50.00%) Veeam
4 11 (50.00%) Riverbed
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Mitel
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya