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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 127 159 185
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +26
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 54 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.49% 0.77% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 14.48% 7.62% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 10
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £75,000 £31,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
373 407 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.31% 10.14% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 271 332 249
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 95 (100.00%) Citrix
2 85 (89.47%) VMware
3 78 (82.11%) Windows
4 69 (72.63%) XenApp
5 65 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (62.11%) Active Directory
7 52 (54.74%) Microsoft
8 47 (49.47%) MS Exchange
9 41 (43.16%) SAN
10 40 (42.11%) Citrix Certification
11 38 (40.00%) CCA
12 37 (38.95%) NetApp
13 33 (34.74%) Hyper-V
14 32 (33.68%) Cisco
15 31 (32.63%) Microsoft App-V
16 30 (31.58%) Windows 7
17 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
17 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2003
18 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
19 27 (28.42%) Firewall
20 26 (27.37%) XenServer
20 26 (27.37%) Microsoft Certification
20 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
21 25 (26.32%) AppSense
22 24 (25.26%) Clustering
22 24 (25.26%) ITIL
23 23 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2010
24 21 (22.11%) vSphere
24 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
24 21 (22.11%) LAN

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (49.47%) MS Exchange
2 23 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (10.53%) IIS
6 4 (4.21%) Lync
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
1 1 (1.05%) PaaS
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
1 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (43.16%) SAN
2 27 (28.42%) Firewall
3 21 (22.11%) VPN
3 21 (22.11%) LAN
3 21 (22.11%) DHCP
4 20 (21.05%) DNS
4 20 (21.05%) NAS
5 14 (14.74%) VoIP
6 11 (11.58%) WAN
6 11 (11.58%) Wireless
6 11 (11.58%) NetScaler
7 10 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (10.53%) Ethernet
7 10 (10.53%) IPv4
8 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.16%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.11%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.11%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MSI
General
1 4 (4.21%) Finance
1 4 (4.21%) Publishing
2 2 (2.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Support Engineer
2 27 (28.42%) Architect
3 26 (27.37%) Citrix Architect
4 25 (26.32%) Consultant
5 24 (25.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (16.84%) Technical Support
7 14 (14.74%) Technical Support Engineer
7 14 (14.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (14.74%) Technical Engineer
8 13 (13.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (13.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (12.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (12.63%) Citrix Engineer
10 11 (11.58%) Citrix Consultant
11 9 (9.47%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Technical Support
13 7 (7.37%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (7.37%) Support Consultant
13 7 (7.37%) Technical Support Consultant
14 6 (6.32%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Clustering
2 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Replication
3 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (82.11%) Windows
2 30 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.53%) Android
6 8 (8.42%) Windows XP
6 8 (8.42%) Mac OS X
7 7 (7.37%) Linux
8 5 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) ITIL
2 10 (10.53%) Service Management
2 10 (10.53%) Business Continuity
2 10 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 10 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (5.26%) Migration
4 3 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.11%) Change Management
5 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.11%) Software Asset Management
5 2 (2.11%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.05%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.05%) Release Management
6 1 (1.05%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.05%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.21%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) VBScript
3 2 (2.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (42.11%) Citrix Certification
2 38 (40.00%) CCA
3 26 (27.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (20.00%) MCSE
5 18 (18.95%) CCEE
6 15 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (14.74%) SC Cleared
7 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
7 14 (14.74%) CCIA
7 14 (14.74%) MCITP
8 12 (12.63%) MCSA
9 9 (9.47%) CCNA
9 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (8.42%) NCDA
11 5 (5.26%) MCTS
12 3 (3.16%) CCEA
12 3 (3.16%) MCP
12 3 (3.16%) Degree
13 1 (1.05%) NCIE
13 1 (1.05%) VCAP
System Software
1 69 (72.63%) XenApp
2 65 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (62.11%) Active Directory
4 33 (34.74%) Hyper-V
5 31 (32.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 26 (27.37%) XenServer
7 21 (22.11%) vSphere
8 6 (6.32%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) XenMobile
2 6 (6.32%) WSUS
3 5 (5.26%) SCCM
4 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) Citrix
2 85 (89.47%) VMware
3 52 (54.74%) Microsoft
4 37 (38.95%) NetApp
5 32 (33.68%) Cisco
6 25 (26.32%) AppSense
7 20 (21.05%) HP
8 10 (10.53%) Meraki
9 5 (5.26%) Dell
10 4 (4.21%) Fujitsu
11 3 (3.16%) EMC
11 3 (3.16%) Symantec
12 2 (2.11%) Sophos
12 2 (2.11%) Siemens
12 2 (2.11%) Sun
12 2 (2.11%) Veeam
12 2 (2.11%) MobileIron
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: Negotiable + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago