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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 177 197 178
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 77 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.74% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 10.58% 8.93% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 37 61
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 £31,600 £22,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £58,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
728 560 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.72% 8.29% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 595 456 518
Average salary £34,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 21 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 21 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 +14 55 £33,750 -15.20% 10
Cheshire -14 18 £37,000 -1.98% 1
Merseyside +10 2 - - 1
Lancashire 0 1 £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 21 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.

1 163 (97.02%) Citrix
2 137 (81.55%) VMware
3 122 (72.62%) Windows
4 111 (66.07%) XenDesktop
5 91 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 86 (51.19%) Active Directory
7 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
8 74 (44.05%) Hyper-V
9 68 (40.48%) Cisco
10 64 (38.10%) SAN
10 64 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 63 (37.50%) MS Exchange
12 60 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
13 56 (33.33%) NetApp
14 48 (28.57%) CCA
15 46 (27.38%) vSphere
16 45 (26.79%) NetScaler
17 41 (24.40%) NAS
18 38 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
19 37 (22.02%) MS Excel
20 35 (20.83%) ITIL
21 34 (20.24%) Windows Server 2003
22 32 (19.05%) XenServer
23 31 (18.45%) IIS
24 30 (17.86%) HP
24 30 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
25 29 (17.26%) SQL
25 29 (17.26%) AppSense
26 27 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
27 26 (15.48%) WAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 63 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 31 (18.45%) IIS
3 30 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (8.93%) Lync
6 14 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 12 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.19%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 37 (22.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (38.10%) SAN
2 45 (26.79%) NetScaler
3 41 (24.40%) NAS
4 26 (15.48%) WAN
5 22 (13.10%) LAN
6 19 (11.31%) VPN
7 17 (10.12%) Firewall
8 15 (8.93%) DNS
8 15 (8.93%) DHCP
9 12 (7.14%) iSCSI
10 7 (4.17%) VoIP
11 5 (2.98%) ADSL
12 4 (2.38%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.79%) Network Security
14 2 (1.19%) Internet
15 1 (0.60%) Wireless
15 1 (0.60%) WLAN
15 1 (0.60%) PBX
15 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.19%) Ingres
3 2 (1.19%) OLAP
3 2 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.60%) MS Access
4 1 (0.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Legal
5 2 (1.19%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (24.40%) Citrix Engineer
2 33 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (19.05%) Citrix Support
4 26 (15.48%) Analyst
4 26 (15.48%) Consultant
5 23 (13.69%) Support Engineer
6 17 (10.12%) Citrix Consultant
7 14 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 12 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (5.95%) Automation Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) Development Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) Senior Development Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (5.95%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (2.98%) Service Analyst
12 5 (2.98%) Support Technician
12 5 (2.98%) Citrix Specialist
13 4 (2.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.60%) COM
2 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.55%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 6 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.38%) EqualLogic
3 4 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) Handset
6 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.60%) SecurID
6 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 122 (72.62%) Windows
2 64 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (20.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (14.88%) Windows 7
6 21 (12.50%) Linux
7 10 (5.95%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.95%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.95%) UNIX
8 8 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.76%) Solaris
9 6 (3.57%) AIX
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.83%) ITIL
2 18 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 11 (6.55%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (5.95%) Test Scripting
4 10 (5.95%) Migration
5 8 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 6 (3.57%) Security Management
6 6 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 5 (2.98%) Change Management
8 4 (2.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (1.79%) Coaching
9 3 (1.79%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (1.79%) Line Management
9 3 (1.79%) Information Security
9 3 (1.79%) Quality Management
9 3 (1.79%) Information Security Management
9 3 (1.79%) Regression Testing
9 3 (1.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.26%) SQL
2 18 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.95%) C
3 10 (5.95%) C#
3 10 (5.95%) C++
3 10 (5.95%) VBScript
4 8 (4.76%) VB
5 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.79%) Perl
6 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
2 48 (28.57%) CCA
3 27 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (13.10%) MCSE
5 17 (10.12%) Degree
6 12 (7.14%) CCNA
6 12 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (6.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (5.36%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.36%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.36%) MCITP
9 6 (3.57%) MCTS
9 6 (3.57%) MCSA
10 5 (2.98%) A+ Certification
10 5 (2.98%) NCIE
11 3 (1.79%) HND
11 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.79%) CCEA
11 3 (1.79%) ISEB
11 3 (1.79%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.71%) QA
2 5 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (66.07%) XenDesktop
2 91 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (51.19%) Active Directory
4 74 (44.05%) Hyper-V
5 46 (27.38%) vSphere
6 32 (19.05%) XenServer
7 12 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 10 (5.95%) MetaFrame
9 4 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.79%) NFS
11 2 (1.19%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.57%) SCCM
2 4 (2.38%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.60%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.60%) SCSM
4 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 163 (97.02%) Citrix
2 137 (81.55%) VMware
3 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
4 68 (40.48%) Cisco
5 56 (33.33%) NetApp
6 30 (17.86%) HP
7 29 (17.26%) AppSense
8 21 (12.50%) EMC
9 8 (4.76%) Dell
9 8 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 7 (4.17%) Fujitsu
11 6 (3.57%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.57%) Veeam
12 5 (2.98%) Juniper
13 4 (2.38%) Symantec
13 4 (2.38%) McAfee
14 3 (1.79%) Leostream
14 3 (1.79%) Mitel
15 2 (1.19%) Kaspersky
15 2 (1.19%) IBM
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