The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 135 152 178
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +26
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 46 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 0.89% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 11.53% 9.16% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
XenDesktop
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
399 371 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.30% 9.74% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 316 318 268
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Manchester region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Manchester

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Manchester

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
XenDesktop
North West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 80 (100.00%) Citrix
2 71 (88.75%) VMware
3 61 (76.25%) XenApp
4 60 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 52 (65.00%) Windows
6 51 (63.75%) Active Directory
7 50 (62.50%) Microsoft
8 43 (53.75%) MS Exchange
9 41 (51.25%) SAN
10 40 (50.00%) NetApp
10 40 (50.00%) Cisco
11 35 (43.75%) Hyper-V
12 33 (41.25%) Citrix Certification
13 30 (37.50%) MS Excel
14 29 (36.25%) CCA
15 28 (35.00%) NAS
16 26 (32.50%) vSphere
17 24 (30.00%) NetScaler
17 24 (30.00%) Firewall
18 23 (28.75%) ITIL
19 22 (27.50%) HP
20 20 (25.00%) DHCP
20 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
21 18 (22.50%) DNS
22 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
23 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
23 16 (20.00%) VPN
23 16 (20.00%) XenServer
24 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
24 15 (18.75%) LAN

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 43 (53.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (13.75%) IIS
3 11 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.25%) Lync
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) IaaS
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
1 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (51.25%) SAN
2 28 (35.00%) NAS
3 24 (30.00%) NetScaler
3 24 (30.00%) Firewall
4 20 (25.00%) DHCP
5 18 (22.50%) DNS
6 16 (20.00%) VPN
7 15 (18.75%) LAN
8 11 (13.75%) Wireless
9 9 (11.25%) VoIP
9 9 (11.25%) WAN
10 7 (8.75%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (7.50%) IPv4
11 6 (7.50%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
13 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (3.75%) iSCSI
13 3 (3.75%) Unified Communications
14 1 (1.25%) VLAN
14 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.25%) Advertising
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Support Engineer
2 24 (30.00%) Consultant
3 20 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (23.75%) Citrix Engineer
5 16 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (20.00%) Citrix Support
6 14 (17.50%) Technical Support
7 13 (16.25%) Technical Support Engineer
7 13 (16.25%) Technical Engineer
7 13 (16.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (10.00%) Architect
10 8 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 7 (8.75%) Citrix Architect
11 7 (8.75%) Support Consultant
11 7 (8.75%) Technical Support Consultant
12 6 (7.50%) Citrix Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Clustering
2 4 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (65.00%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.75%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.75%) Linux
7 6 (7.50%) Android
7 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
7 6 (7.50%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) ITIL
2 10 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 10 (12.50%) Service Management
2 10 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.50%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.50%) Change Management
7 2 (2.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.50%) Project Management
7 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.25%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.25%) Release Management
8 1 (1.25%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.25%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.75%) SQL
3 4 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (41.25%) Citrix Certification
2 29 (36.25%) CCA
3 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (16.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (15.00%) MCSE
6 8 (10.00%) MCITP
6 8 (10.00%) MCSA
6 8 (10.00%) CCEE
6 8 (10.00%) CCIA
7 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (8.75%) CCNA
8 6 (7.50%) NCDA
9 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.75%) CCEA
10 3 (3.75%) MCTS
10 3 (3.75%) VCP4
11 2 (2.50%) MCP
12 1 (1.25%) MCSD
12 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 61 (76.25%) XenApp
2 60 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (63.75%) Active Directory
4 35 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 26 (32.50%) vSphere
6 16 (20.00%) XenServer
7 14 (17.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (10.00%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.25%) vCloud
9 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) XenMobile
2 5 (6.25%) WSUS
3 4 (5.00%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Citrix
2 71 (88.75%) VMware
3 50 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 40 (50.00%) NetApp
4 40 (50.00%) Cisco
5 22 (27.50%) HP
6 12 (15.00%) AppSense
7 10 (12.50%) Meraki
8 7 (8.75%) EMC
9 4 (5.00%) Fujitsu
10 3 (3.75%) Dell
10 3 (3.75%) Symantec
11 2 (2.50%) Veeam
11 2 (2.50%) Sun
12 1 (1.25%) Sophos
12 1 (1.25%) Siemens
12 1 (1.25%) MobileIron
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago