The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 30 35
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 2.08% 2.47%
As % of the System Software category - 35.29% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £81,250 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 17 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.41% 5.88% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 66
Average salary £62,500 £77,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +72.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (75.00%) IAG
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) COM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Lync
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (75.00%) IAG
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) VMware