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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 161 135 159
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 21 55 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 1.52% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 6.44% 14.25% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 28
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,914 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
326 386 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.41% 10.66% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 274 285 337
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Manchester

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (74.29%) VMware
3 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
4 22 (62.86%) XenApp
5 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
6 17 (48.57%) Windows
6 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (40.00%) Cisco
7 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (37.14%) NetScaler
8 13 (37.14%) XenMobile
8 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
9 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
9 12 (34.29%) ITIL
9 12 (34.29%) NetApp
10 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 10 (28.57%) Service Management
10 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 9 (25.71%) Firewall
11 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.71%) AppSense
12 8 (22.86%) SCCM
12 8 (22.86%) LAN
13 7 (20.00%) MS Office
13 7 (20.00%) Android
13 7 (20.00%) SAN
13 7 (20.00%) Presales
13 7 (20.00%) vSphere
14 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) NetScaler
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
3 8 (22.86%) LAN
4 7 (20.00%) SAN
5 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
5 6 (17.14%) IPv4
5 6 (17.14%) VPN
6 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.43%) DHCP
7 4 (11.43%) DNS
7 4 (11.43%) NAS
7 4 (11.43%) VoIP
8 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
9 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
9 2 (5.71%) WAN
10 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) InstallShield
1 2 (5.71%) MSI
General
1 4 (11.43%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Support Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix Support
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.57%) iPad
3 3 (8.57%) iPhone
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 7 (20.00%) Android
5 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (11.43%) CentOS
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.71%) VMS
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
9 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Service Management
3 7 (20.00%) Presales
4 6 (17.14%) Line Management
4 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (11.43%) Web Filtering
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Document Management
7 3 (8.57%) E-Discovery
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Software Distribution
8 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
8 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) Ruby
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) CCA
1 6 (17.14%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) MCDST
4 3 (8.57%) MOS
4 3 (8.57%) NCDA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) XenApp
2 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.00%) vSphere
5 6 (17.14%) XenServer
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) XenMobile
2 8 (22.86%) SCCM
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.71%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.86%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (74.29%) VMware
3 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) Cisco
5 12 (34.29%) NetApp
6 9 (25.71%) AppSense
7 6 (17.14%) HP
8 3 (8.57%) Altiris
8 3 (8.57%) EMC
8 3 (8.57%) Hummingbird
8 3 (8.57%) Interwoven
9 2 (5.71%) Apple
10 1 (2.86%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (2.86%) iManage
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle
10 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.86%) ThinPrint
Manchester, Lancashire
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