The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 186 189 185
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 77 53 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.78% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 10.35% 9.41% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 62 40 62
Average salary £34,500 £39,800 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.31% +9.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,600 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £59,050
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
XenApp
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
744 563 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.89% 8.30% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 610 462 517
Average salary £34,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 October 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 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
Manchester +24 53 £34,250 -13.94% 9
Cheshire -13 19 £41,000 +5.12% 2
Merseyside +3 2 - -
Lancashire +2 2 £20,000 -37.10% 2
Cumbria - 1 £34,500 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 165 (97.06%) Citrix
2 140 (82.35%) VMware
3 122 (71.76%) Windows
4 110 (64.71%) XenDesktop
5 95 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 88 (51.76%) Active Directory
7 76 (44.71%) Microsoft
7 76 (44.71%) Hyper-V
8 69 (40.59%) Cisco
9 65 (38.24%) SAN
10 64 (37.65%) MS Exchange
10 64 (37.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 60 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
12 58 (34.12%) NetApp
13 48 (28.24%) CCA
14 47 (27.65%) vSphere
15 45 (26.47%) NetScaler
16 42 (24.71%) NAS
17 39 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
17 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
18 35 (20.59%) ITIL
19 33 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
20 32 (18.82%) XenServer
21 31 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2010
21 31 (18.24%) IIS
21 31 (18.24%) HP
22 30 (17.65%) SQL
23 28 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (16.47%) WAN
23 28 (16.47%) AppSense

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 64 (37.65%) MS Exchange
2 31 (18.24%) IIS
2 31 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (8.82%) Lync
5 14 (8.24%) SharePoint
6 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.76%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.76%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.65%) Office 365
2 3 (1.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (38.24%) SAN
2 45 (26.47%) NetScaler
3 42 (24.71%) NAS
4 28 (16.47%) WAN
5 23 (13.53%) LAN
6 19 (11.18%) VPN
7 17 (10.00%) Firewall
8 15 (8.82%) DNS
8 15 (8.82%) DHCP
9 12 (7.06%) iSCSI
10 7 (4.12%) VoIP
11 5 (2.94%) ADSL
12 4 (2.35%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.76%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.76%) Network Security
13 3 (1.76%) Internet
14 2 (1.18%) PBX
15 1 (0.59%) WLAN
15 1 (0.59%) Wireless
15 1 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.76%) Ingres
4 2 (1.18%) MySQL
4 2 (1.18%) OLAP
4 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.18%) MS Access
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (12.35%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.53%) Retail
4 3 (1.76%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (24.71%) Citrix Engineer
2 33 (19.41%) Citrix Support
2 33 (19.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (15.29%) Analyst
3 26 (15.29%) Consultant
4 24 (14.12%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.41%) Citrix Consultant
6 15 (8.82%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 12 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (5.29%) Automation Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) Development Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) Senior Development Engineer
10 8 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (2.94%) Citrix Specialist
12 5 (2.94%) Service Analyst
12 5 (2.94%) Support Technician
13 4 (2.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.35%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) COM
2 1 (0.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.53%) Thin Client
2 6 (3.53%) Fat Client
3 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.35%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) SecurID
7 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.59%) Handset
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 122 (71.76%) Windows
2 64 (37.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (14.71%) Windows 7
6 22 (12.94%) Linux
7 11 (6.47%) UNIX
7 11 (6.47%) Windows 8
7 11 (6.47%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.71%) Solaris
9 6 (3.53%) AIX
10 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.59%) ITIL
2 19 (11.18%) Service Delivery
3 11 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (5.88%) Migration
5 9 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (5.29%) Test Scripting
6 8 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (4.12%) Business Continuity
8 6 (3.53%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.53%) Security Management
9 5 (2.94%) Change Management
10 4 (2.35%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.76%) Coaching
11 3 (1.76%) Software Asset Management
11 3 (1.76%) Line Management
11 3 (1.76%) Service Desk Management
11 3 (1.76%) Project Management
11 3 (1.76%) Quality Management
11 3 (1.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (1.76%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.65%) SQL
2 16 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.29%) C
3 9 (5.29%) C#
3 9 (5.29%) C++
4 8 (4.71%) VBScript
5 7 (4.12%) VB
6 4 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.18%) Perl
7 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
2 48 (28.24%) CCA
3 28 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (12.94%) MCSE
5 17 (10.00%) Degree
6 12 (7.06%) CCNA
6 12 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (6.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (5.29%) MCITP
9 8 (4.71%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared
10 6 (3.53%) MCTS
10 6 (3.53%) A+ Certification
10 6 (3.53%) MCSA
11 5 (2.94%) NCIE
12 3 (1.76%) VCAP
12 3 (1.76%) CCIA
12 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 3 (1.76%) VCP5
12 3 (1.76%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.00%) QA
2 5 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 110 (64.71%) XenDesktop
2 95 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (51.76%) Active Directory
4 76 (44.71%) Hyper-V
5 47 (27.65%) vSphere
6 32 (18.82%) XenServer
7 13 (7.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 11 (6.47%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.76%) NFS
9 3 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.53%) SCCM
2 4 (2.35%) XenMobile
3 3 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.59%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.59%) SCSM
4 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 165 (97.06%) Citrix
2 140 (82.35%) VMware
3 76 (44.71%) Microsoft
4 69 (40.59%) Cisco
5 58 (34.12%) NetApp
6 31 (18.24%) HP
7 28 (16.47%) AppSense
8 23 (13.53%) EMC
9 8 (4.71%) Dell
9 8 (4.71%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.53%) Veeam
10 6 (3.53%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.53%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.94%) Symantec
11 5 (2.94%) McAfee
11 5 (2.94%) Juniper
12 3 (1.76%) Lotus
12 3 (1.76%) Oracle
12 3 (1.76%) Leostream
12 3 (1.76%) Mitel
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