The first table below looks at the demand for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 27 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 4 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.09% 6.16% 6.55%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 43.33% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 18
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
System Software Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.47% 14.22% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 39
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenApp across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

XenApp
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenApp across the Midlands region.

XenApp Salary Trend in the Midlands

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing XenApp 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 XenApp.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (50.00%) MCSE
5 4 (50.00%) Symantec
5 4 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) MCITP
6 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
6 3 (37.50%) WSUS
6 3 (37.50%) AppSense
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (37.50%) SCCM
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (37.50%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (37.50%) IAG
6 3 (37.50%) UAG
6 3 (37.50%) Lync

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing XenApp 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 XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Technical Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
1 3 (37.50%) COM
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) CCEE
2 3 (37.50%) CCA
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (37.50%) IAG
5 3 (37.50%) UAG
5 3 (37.50%) vCloud
5 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) WSUS
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (37.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (37.50%) AppSense
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos