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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 163 178 175
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 92 62 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 0.92% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 11.32% 10.90% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 77 53 74
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
813 569 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.12% 8.48% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 710 479 552
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 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 December 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 +16 56 £35,000 - 4
Cheshire +19 29 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Lancashire -10 4 £23,000 -26.98% 1
Cumbria -4 2 £35,000 +20.68%
Merseyside 0 1 - -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 176 (98.32%) Citrix
2 151 (84.36%) VMware
3 114 (63.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 113 (63.13%) Windows
4 113 (63.13%) XenDesktop
5 93 (51.96%) Active Directory
6 75 (41.90%) Hyper-V
7 73 (40.78%) Microsoft
8 72 (40.22%) Cisco
9 64 (35.75%) SAN
10 60 (33.52%) MS Exchange
10 60 (33.52%) NetApp
11 59 (32.96%) Citrix Certification
12 55 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 49 (27.37%) CCA
14 44 (24.58%) vSphere
15 43 (24.02%) NAS
16 42 (23.46%) HP
16 42 (23.46%) NetScaler
17 41 (22.91%) EMC
18 36 (20.11%) MS Excel
18 36 (20.11%) Finance
18 36 (20.11%) Windows Server 2012
19 33 (18.44%) WAN
20 31 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
20 31 (17.32%) Service Delivery
21 30 (16.76%) ITIL
22 28 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
22 28 (15.64%) XenServer
23 27 (15.08%) LAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 60 (33.52%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.29%) IIS
2 22 (12.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.94%) Lync
4 15 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (7.82%) SharePoint
6 11 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.79%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.79%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.38%) Office 365
2 3 (1.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (35.75%) SAN
2 43 (24.02%) NAS
3 42 (23.46%) NetScaler
4 33 (18.44%) WAN
5 27 (15.08%) LAN
6 21 (11.73%) DHCP
6 21 (11.73%) DNS
7 17 (9.50%) VPN
8 12 (6.70%) Firewall
8 12 (6.70%) iSCSI
9 7 (3.91%) VoIP
10 4 (2.23%) Wireless
10 4 (2.23%) Internet
10 4 (2.23%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.68%) Network Security
11 3 (1.68%) PBX
12 2 (1.12%) Intranet
13 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.79%) Ingres
4 2 (1.12%) MySQL
4 2 (1.12%) MS Access
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
General
1 36 (20.11%) Finance
2 5 (2.79%) Retail
3 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.68%) Law
4 3 (1.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Publishing
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (30.17%) Citrix Engineer
2 43 (24.02%) Citrix Support
3 42 (23.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (17.88%) Support Engineer
5 27 (15.08%) Analyst
5 27 (15.08%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 22 (12.29%) Consultant
7 13 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (7.26%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (5.59%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (5.03%) Citrix Consultant
10 8 (4.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Citrix Specialist
11 7 (3.91%) Server Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.35%) Support Specialist
12 6 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) Citrix Support Specialist
13 5 (2.79%) Support Analyst
13 5 (2.79%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.56%) COM
2 1 (0.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.23%) EqualLogic
2 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.68%) User Experience
3 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.12%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.12%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.56%) Handset
5 1 (0.56%) SecurID
5 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 113 (63.13%) Windows
2 55 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (20.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (11.73%) Windows 7
6 19 (10.61%) Linux
7 15 (8.38%) UNIX
8 12 (6.70%) Windows 8
8 12 (6.70%) Windows XP
9 10 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (4.47%) Solaris
11 3 (1.68%) AIX
11 3 (1.68%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.32%) Service Delivery
2 30 (16.76%) ITIL
3 9 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (5.03%) Business Continuity
4 8 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (3.91%) Migration
5 7 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (3.35%) Asset Management
6 6 (3.35%) Security Management
7 5 (2.79%) Project Management
7 5 (2.79%) Supplier Management
8 4 (2.23%) Mentoring
9 3 (1.68%) Coaching
9 3 (1.68%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (1.68%) Line Management
9 3 (1.68%) Test Scripting
9 3 (1.68%) Computer Security
9 3 (1.68%) Information Assurance
9 3 (1.68%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (1.68%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.73%) SQL
2 14 (7.82%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.35%) VBScript
4 5 (2.79%) VB
5 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.12%) C
6 2 (1.12%) C#
6 2 (1.12%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 59 (32.96%) Citrix Certification
2 49 (27.37%) CCA
3 28 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (11.73%) MCSE
5 17 (9.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (8.94%) MCITP
7 13 (7.26%) Degree
7 13 (7.26%) CCNA
7 13 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (5.03%) MCSA
9 8 (4.47%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.47%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.91%) MCTS
11 6 (3.35%) CCEA
12 5 (2.79%) NCIE
13 3 (1.68%) VCAP
13 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 3 (1.68%) VCP5
13 3 (1.68%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.68%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.70%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 114 (63.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (63.13%) XenDesktop
3 93 (51.96%) Active Directory
4 75 (41.90%) Hyper-V
5 44 (24.58%) vSphere
6 28 (15.64%) XenServer
7 17 (9.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 13 (7.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (7.26%) MetaFrame
9 5 (2.79%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.68%) NFS
11 2 (1.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (4.47%) XenMobile
2 6 (3.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.79%) EdgeSight
4 4 (2.23%) SCCM
5 2 (1.12%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.12%) WSUS
5 2 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.56%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.56%) SCSM
6 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 176 (98.32%) Citrix
2 151 (84.36%) VMware
3 73 (40.78%) Microsoft
4 72 (40.22%) Cisco
5 60 (33.52%) NetApp
6 42 (23.46%) HP
7 41 (22.91%) EMC
8 22 (12.29%) AppSense
9 10 (5.59%) McAfee
10 8 (4.47%) Red Hat
10 8 (4.47%) Dell
11 7 (3.91%) Symantec
12 6 (3.35%) Fujitsu
13 5 (2.79%) Mitel
13 5 (2.79%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.79%) Kaspersky
13 5 (2.79%) Oracle
13 5 (2.79%) Lotus
13 5 (2.79%) Avaya
14 4 (2.23%) Leostream
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