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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 158 163 170
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 37 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 9.23% 4.95% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 10
Average salary £33,750 £34,250 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.45% -15.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £63,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
401 303 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.65% 8.14% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 329 261 274
Average salary £33,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Stockport -6 2 £40,000 -38.46%
XenDesktop
North West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 86 (97.73%) Citrix
2 73 (82.95%) XenApp
3 68 (77.27%) VMware
4 55 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
5 53 (60.23%) Microsoft
6 52 (59.09%) Windows
6 52 (59.09%) Hyper-V
7 51 (57.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (52.27%) CCA
9 43 (48.86%) Cisco
10 42 (47.73%) NetScaler
11 40 (45.45%) Active Directory
12 37 (42.05%) SAN
12 37 (42.05%) NetApp
13 34 (38.64%) NAS
14 32 (36.36%) MS Exchange
15 28 (31.82%) vSphere
16 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
16 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (22.73%) MCSE
17 20 (22.73%) XenServer
18 18 (20.45%) DHCP
18 18 (20.45%) DNS
19 15 (17.05%) SQL
20 14 (15.91%) CCNA
20 14 (15.91%) Firewall
20 14 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
20 14 (15.91%) iSCSI
21 12 (13.64%) ITIL
22 11 (12.50%) IIS

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 32 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.50%) IIS
3 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.55%) Lync
6 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 42 (47.73%) NetScaler
2 37 (42.05%) SAN
3 34 (38.64%) NAS
4 18 (20.45%) DHCP
4 18 (20.45%) DNS
5 14 (15.91%) Firewall
5 14 (15.91%) iSCSI
6 11 (12.50%) WAN
7 9 (10.23%) VLAN
8 8 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (9.09%) LAN
9 3 (3.41%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.41%) Unified Communications
9 3 (3.41%) Network Security
9 3 (3.41%) VPN
10 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Banking
2 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (44.32%) Citrix Engineer
2 29 (32.95%) Citrix Support
3 25 (28.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (19.32%) Support Engineer
5 14 (15.91%) Consultant
6 13 (14.77%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 13 (14.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (10.23%) Citrix Consultant
7 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Wintel Support
9 4 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Analyst
11 2 (2.27%) Support Specialist
11 2 (2.27%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (2.27%) Support Technician
11 2 (2.27%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) CMDB
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) User Experience
4 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (59.09%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.95%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) ITIL
2 10 (11.36%) Project Management
2 10 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
4 4 (4.55%) Migration
4 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.41%) Coaching
5 3 (3.41%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (3.41%) Change Control
5 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (3.41%) Information Assurance
5 3 (3.41%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.41%) Quality Management
6 2 (2.27%) Information Security
6 2 (2.27%) Line Management
6 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
2 46 (52.27%) CCA
3 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (22.73%) MCSE
5 14 (15.91%) CCNA
5 14 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (6.82%) MCITP
8 3 (3.41%) VCP4
8 3 (3.41%) VCP5
8 3 (3.41%) VCAP
8 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 3 (3.41%) MCTS
8 3 (3.41%) Degree
8 3 (3.41%) CCEA
9 2 (2.27%) NCDA
9 2 (2.27%) NCIE
10 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.14%) CCIA
10 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 73 (82.95%) XenApp
2 52 (59.09%) Hyper-V
3 51 (57.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 28 (31.82%) vSphere
6 20 (22.73%) XenServer
7 3 (3.41%) NFS
8 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.14%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 86 (97.73%) Citrix
2 68 (77.27%) VMware
3 53 (60.23%) Microsoft
4 43 (48.86%) Cisco
5 37 (42.05%) NetApp
6 11 (12.50%) AppSense
7 7 (7.95%) HP
8 4 (4.55%) Juniper
8 4 (4.55%) EMC
8 4 (4.55%) Veeam
9 1 (1.14%) BMC
9 1 (1.14%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + benefits + on call allowance Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago