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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 149 157 168
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 44 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.04% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 9.54% 7.31% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 23
Average salary £34,000 £36,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.20% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
461 301 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.92% 8.00% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 400 265 323
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 £40,000 -
Stockport - 1 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
North West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 89 (100.00%) Citrix
2 80 (89.89%) VMware
3 78 (87.64%) XenApp
4 64 (71.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (65.17%) Citrix Certification
6 53 (59.55%) Hyper-V
6 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
7 51 (57.30%) CCA
8 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
9 45 (50.56%) Windows
9 45 (50.56%) SAN
10 41 (46.07%) NetScaler
11 40 (44.94%) NetApp
12 39 (43.82%) NAS
12 39 (43.82%) MS Exchange
13 38 (42.70%) Cisco
14 31 (34.83%) MS Excel
14 31 (34.83%) vSphere
15 22 (24.72%) DHCP
16 21 (23.60%) XenServer
17 20 (22.47%) DNS
18 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (17.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 16 (17.98%) Firewall
20 15 (16.85%) MCSE
21 13 (14.61%) MCITP
21 13 (14.61%) WAN
21 13 (14.61%) LAN
22 12 (13.48%) HP
22 12 (13.48%) SQL Server

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 39 (43.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.74%) IIS
5 5 (5.62%) Lync
5 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (34.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
1 1 (1.12%) PaaS
1 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (50.56%) SAN
2 41 (46.07%) NetScaler
3 39 (43.82%) NAS
4 22 (24.72%) DHCP
5 20 (22.47%) DNS
6 16 (17.98%) Firewall
7 13 (14.61%) WAN
7 13 (14.61%) LAN
8 8 (8.99%) VPN
9 7 (7.87%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.49%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (4.49%) VoIP
10 4 (4.49%) Unified Communications
11 3 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
11 3 (3.37%) IPv4
11 3 (3.37%) Network Security
11 3 (3.37%) Wireless
12 2 (2.25%) VLAN
13 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Advertising
2 1 (1.12%) Banking
2 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Citrix Engineer
2 28 (31.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (30.34%) Citrix Support
4 23 (25.84%) Support Engineer
5 14 (15.73%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 13 (14.61%) Consultant
7 12 (13.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (10.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (6.74%) Technical Support
11 5 (5.62%) Technical Support Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Server Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Citrix Consultant
12 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 3 (3.37%) 3rd Line Technical Support
13 3 (3.37%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (3.37%) Wintel Engineer
13 3 (3.37%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.25%) Clustering
2 2 (2.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.12%) User Experience
3 1 (1.12%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.49%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.49%) Linux
6 3 (3.37%) Android
6 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.25%) AIX
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.48%) ITIL
2 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
3 6 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (5.62%) Business Continuity
5 4 (4.49%) Migration
6 3 (3.37%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.37%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.37%) Information Assurance
6 3 (3.37%) Change Control
6 3 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.37%) Coaching
6 3 (3.37%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (3.37%) Quality Management
7 2 (2.25%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.25%) Project Management
7 2 (2.25%) Service Management
8 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.12%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (65.17%) Citrix Certification
2 51 (57.30%) CCA
3 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (17.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (16.85%) MCSE
6 13 (14.61%) MCITP
7 10 (11.24%) CCNA
7 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (7.87%) MCSA
9 6 (6.74%) CCEA
10 4 (4.49%) MCTS
10 4 (4.49%) VCP4
10 4 (4.49%) VCAP
10 4 (4.49%) VCP5
11 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (3.37%) NCDA
11 3 (3.37%) NCIE
11 3 (3.37%) Degree
12 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
12 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 78 (87.64%) XenApp
2 64 (71.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (59.55%) Hyper-V
3 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
4 31 (34.83%) vSphere
5 21 (23.60%) XenServer
6 6 (6.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.37%) NFS
8 2 (2.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.12%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) Citrix
2 80 (89.89%) VMware
3 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
4 40 (44.94%) NetApp
5 38 (42.70%) Cisco
6 12 (13.48%) HP
7 7 (7.87%) EMC
7 7 (7.87%) AppSense
8 2 (2.25%) Meraki
9 1 (1.12%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.12%) Veeam
9 1 (1.12%) Dell
9 1 (1.12%) Remedy
9 1 (1.12%) BMC
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + On call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 27000-30000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Home Working / MS Certs
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago