The first table below looks at the demand for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 24 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 165 208 147
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -61
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 79 44 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 0.60% 1.42%
As % of the System Software category 11.67% 8.12% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 98
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £27,100 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
677 542 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.61% 7.45% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 530 418 641
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 North West

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XenApp
Salary Trend in the North West

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

XenApp Salary Trend in the North West

XenApp
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenApp across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

XenApp Salary Histogram in the North West

XenApp
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 35 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Cheshire +29 28 £35,000 -10.25% 3
Merseyside -3 13 £30,750 -12.76%
Lancashire +12 8 £32,250 +17.27%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 136 (91.89%) Citrix
2 120 (81.08%) VMware
3 102 (68.92%) XenDesktop
4 96 (64.86%) Windows
5 85 (57.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 58 (39.19%) Microsoft
7 52 (35.14%) Hyper-V
7 52 (35.14%) XenServer
8 51 (34.46%) Active Directory
9 50 (33.78%) Cisco
10 44 (29.73%) Citrix Certification
10 44 (29.73%) MS Exchange
11 43 (29.05%) HP
12 39 (26.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (25.68%) WAN
14 36 (24.32%) LAN
15 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (22.97%) NetApp
16 32 (21.62%) MS Excel
16 32 (21.62%) NetScaler
17 31 (20.95%) vSphere
18 29 (19.59%) Windows Server 2003
19 27 (18.24%) CCA
19 27 (18.24%) MCITP
20 25 (16.89%) SQL
20 25 (16.89%) IIS
21 23 (15.54%) CCEE
22 22 (14.86%) DNS
22 22 (14.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 21 (14.19%) AppSense

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 44 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.89%) IIS
3 20 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 3 (2.03%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.03%) Lync
10 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.68%) Apache
10 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.73%) MS Office
3 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Line 50
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.68%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.68%) WAN
2 36 (24.32%) LAN
3 32 (21.62%) NetScaler
4 22 (14.86%) DNS
5 19 (12.84%) DHCP
6 18 (12.16%) SAN
7 16 (10.81%) Firewall
8 15 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (6.76%) TCP/IP
10 8 (5.41%) Unified Communications
11 7 (4.73%) VoIP
12 6 (4.05%) IP Telephony
13 5 (3.38%) NAS
14 3 (2.03%) iSCSI
14 3 (2.03%) Network Security
14 3 (2.03%) Broadband
14 3 (2.03%) VPN
14 3 (2.03%) Internet
15 2 (1.35%) IPsec
15 2 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) MS Access
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
1 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (10.14%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.35%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (25.00%) Consultant
2 26 (17.57%) Support Engineer
3 18 (12.16%) Analyst
4 16 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 13 (8.78%) Architect
6 12 (8.11%) Desktop Support
6 12 (8.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 11 (7.43%) IT Support
8 10 (6.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Citrix Consultant
9 9 (6.08%) Citrix Support
9 9 (6.08%) Technical Support
9 9 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.41%) Support Consultant
10 8 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (5.41%) Support Technician
10 8 (5.41%) IT Support Technician
11 7 (4.73%) Server Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) Web Services
2 5 (3.38%) WSH
3 4 (2.70%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.41%) FlexPod
4 5 (3.38%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.38%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.70%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.70%) Firmware
5 4 (2.70%) iPhone
5 4 (2.70%) Celerra
5 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.03%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.03%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.03%) iPad
7 2 (1.35%) Replication
7 2 (1.35%) Handset
7 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.68%) SecurID
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 96 (64.86%) Windows
2 39 (26.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (19.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (14.19%) Windows 7
5 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.38%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.70%) Linux
8 3 (2.03%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.03%) Android
8 3 (2.03%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.68%) AIX
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.14%) ITIL
2 9 (6.08%) Migration
2 9 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (5.41%) Project Management
3 8 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 7 (4.73%) Test Scripting
5 6 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (4.05%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.38%) PRINCE2
6 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.38%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.38%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (3.38%) Test Automation
7 4 (2.70%) Change Management
7 4 (2.70%) Process Management
7 4 (2.70%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.03%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.03%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.03%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.89%) SQL
2 14 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.41%) VB
4 7 (4.73%) VBScript
5 6 (4.05%) C#
6 4 (2.70%) C
6 4 (2.70%) C++
7 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.68%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 44 (29.73%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (18.24%) CCA
3 27 (18.24%) MCITP
4 23 (15.54%) CCEE
5 22 (14.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (13.51%) CCIA
7 19 (12.84%) Security Cleared
8 13 (8.78%) MCP
9 10 (6.76%) Degree
10 9 (6.08%) SC Cleared
10 9 (6.08%) CCEA
10 9 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (6.08%) CCAA
10 9 (6.08%) NCIE
11 7 (4.73%) MCDST
11 7 (4.73%) CCNA
11 7 (4.73%) NCDA
12 6 (4.05%) VCAP
12 6 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 102 (68.92%) XenDesktop
2 85 (57.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (35.14%) Hyper-V
3 52 (35.14%) XenServer
4 51 (34.46%) Active Directory
5 31 (20.95%) vSphere
6 19 (12.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (10.81%) VMware ESX
8 9 (6.08%) Terminal Services
9 8 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (4.73%) vCloud
11 4 (2.70%) Terminal Server
12 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.35%) ISA Server
13 2 (1.35%) Xen
14 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.68%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (14.19%) SCCM
2 13 (8.78%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.73%) HP SIM
4 5 (3.38%) WSUS
4 5 (3.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.70%) SCOM
6 3 (2.03%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.35%) MOM
7 2 (1.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.68%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.68%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 136 (91.89%) Citrix
2 120 (81.08%) VMware
3 58 (39.19%) Microsoft
4 50 (33.78%) Cisco
5 43 (29.05%) HP
6 34 (22.97%) NetApp
7 21 (14.19%) AppSense
8 15 (10.14%) EMC
8 15 (10.14%) IBM
9 9 (6.08%) Symantec
9 9 (6.08%) Veeam
10 8 (5.41%) Dell
11 7 (4.73%) LANDesk
11 7 (4.73%) Fujitsu
11 7 (4.73%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.05%) Juniper
13 5 (3.38%) Kaspersky
14 3 (2.03%) Wyse
14 3 (2.03%) Mitel
15 2 (1.35%) McAfee
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits+Car+Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Appleton Thorn, Cheshire
Net-Tec Resourcing
Posted: 13 days ago
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + car/allow + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + car/allow + bens
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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