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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 141 167 178
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 44 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 11.99% 5.39% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 7
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
367 334 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.21% 8.76% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 296 293 255
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -11 1 £40,000 -38.46% 1
XenDesktop
North West

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 78 (97.50%) Citrix
2 66 (82.50%) XenApp
3 62 (77.50%) VMware
4 52 (65.00%) Hyper-V
5 51 (63.75%) Citrix Certification
6 48 (60.00%) Windows
6 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 45 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (51.25%) CCA
9 38 (47.50%) Cisco
9 38 (47.50%) Active Directory
10 33 (41.25%) NetScaler
11 32 (40.00%) NetApp
12 31 (38.75%) SAN
13 29 (36.25%) MS Exchange
14 28 (35.00%) NAS
15 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (30.00%) vSphere
17 23 (28.75%) XenServer
18 20 (25.00%) MCSE
18 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
19 15 (18.75%) SQL
20 13 (16.25%) WAN
20 13 (16.25%) CCNA
20 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
20 13 (16.25%) Firewall
20 13 (16.25%) iSCSI
21 12 (15.00%) DHCP
21 12 (15.00%) DNS
22 11 (13.75%) ITIL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 29 (36.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.50%) IIS
3 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 33 (41.25%) NetScaler
2 31 (38.75%) SAN
3 28 (35.00%) NAS
4 13 (16.25%) iSCSI
4 13 (16.25%) Firewall
4 13 (16.25%) WAN
5 12 (15.00%) DHCP
5 12 (15.00%) DNS
6 10 (12.50%) LAN
7 8 (10.00%) VLAN
8 7 (8.75%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (5.00%) Unified Communications
11 3 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.75%) Network Security
11 3 (3.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Citrix Engineer
2 24 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (22.50%) Citrix Support
4 15 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 12 (15.00%) Consultant
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
7 10 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Wintel Support
10 4 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (3.75%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (3.75%) Analyst
12 2 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
12 2 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
12 2 (2.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) CMDB
2 4 (5.00%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) Celerra
5 1 (1.25%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.75%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.50%) AIX
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) ITIL
2 10 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (11.25%) Project Management
4 7 (8.75%) Migration
5 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.75%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.75%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.75%) Quality Management
6 3 (3.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.75%) Coaching
6 3 (3.75%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (3.75%) Information Assurance
6 3 (3.75%) Change Control
6 3 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.50%) Line Management
7 2 (2.50%) Information Security
8 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.25%) DNA
8 1 (1.25%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (51.25%) CCA
3 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (25.00%) MCSE
5 13 (16.25%) CCNA
5 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (11.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (10.00%) MCITP
8 4 (5.00%) MCTS
8 4 (5.00%) VCAP
9 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 3 (3.75%) VCP5
9 3 (3.75%) VCP4
9 3 (3.75%) NCDA
9 3 (3.75%) NCIE
9 3 (3.75%) Degree
9 3 (3.75%) CCEA
10 2 (2.50%) CCIA
11 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.25%) CCEE
System Software
1 66 (82.50%) XenApp
2 52 (65.00%) Hyper-V
3 45 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (47.50%) Active Directory
5 24 (30.00%) vSphere
6 23 (28.75%) XenServer
7 3 (3.75%) vCloud
7 3 (3.75%) NFS
8 2 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.25%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 78 (97.50%) Citrix
2 62 (77.50%) VMware
3 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 38 (47.50%) Cisco
5 32 (40.00%) NetApp
6 10 (12.50%) AppSense
7 8 (10.00%) HP
8 5 (6.25%) EMC
9 4 (5.00%) Juniper
9 4 (5.00%) Veeam
10 1 (1.25%) BMC
10 1 (1.25%) Remedy
10 1 (1.25%) Dell
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