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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 173 171 197
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 75 68 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 1.05% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 10.09% 11.28% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,373
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,700 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.43% +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
743 603 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.68% 9.30% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 637 511 494
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +1 42 £35,000 - 7
Cheshire +13 28 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Lancashire -11 3 £23,000 -27.55%
Cumbria -4 2 £35,000 +20.68%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 147 (98.00%) Citrix
2 128 (85.33%) VMware
3 102 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 95 (63.33%) XenDesktop
5 91 (60.67%) Windows
6 68 (45.33%) Active Directory
7 66 (44.00%) Microsoft
8 62 (41.33%) Cisco
9 55 (36.67%) NetApp
10 51 (34.00%) Hyper-V
11 48 (32.00%) MS Exchange
12 46 (30.67%) HP
13 43 (28.67%) SAN
14 42 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
15 40 (26.67%) Finance
16 38 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
17 36 (24.00%) CCA
18 34 (22.67%) EMC
18 34 (22.67%) vSphere
19 33 (22.00%) NetScaler
20 31 (20.67%) ITIL
21 30 (20.00%) NAS
22 29 (19.33%) MS Excel
23 27 (18.00%) Service Delivery
24 25 (16.67%) WAN
25 24 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
26 23 (15.33%) DHCP
26 23 (15.33%) SQL
27 22 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
27 22 (14.67%) Windows 7

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 48 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.67%) IIS
4 13 (8.67%) Lync
5 11 (7.33%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.33%) IBM Notes
7 5 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.00%) Office 365
2 3 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (28.67%) SAN
2 33 (22.00%) NetScaler
3 30 (20.00%) NAS
4 25 (16.67%) WAN
5 23 (15.33%) DHCP
6 21 (14.00%) LAN
6 21 (14.00%) DNS
7 11 (7.33%) Firewall
8 9 (6.00%) VPN
9 8 (5.33%) iSCSI
10 6 (4.00%) Wireless
11 5 (3.33%) VoIP
12 4 (2.67%) Unified Communications
13 3 (2.00%) PBX
14 2 (1.33%) Intranet
14 2 (1.33%) Internet
14 2 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
15 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
15 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) Ingres
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.33%) MS Access
4 2 (1.33%) MySQL
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
General
1 40 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (3.33%) Retail
3 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.00%) Law
4 3 (2.00%) Legal
5 2 (1.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (30.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 39 (26.00%) Citrix Support
3 33 (22.00%) Support Engineer
4 31 (20.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 20 (13.33%) Consultant
7 17 (11.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (10.00%) Analyst
9 10 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (6.00%) Citrix Specialist
10 9 (6.00%) Citrix Consultant
11 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) Server Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (4.67%) Support Analyst
13 6 (4.00%) Support Specialist
13 6 (4.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
14 5 (3.33%) Systems Manager
14 5 (3.33%) Architect
14 5 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (0.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.67%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.00%) SecurID
4 2 (1.33%) Clustering
4 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.67%) Handset
5 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 91 (60.67%) Windows
2 38 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (14.67%) Windows 7
5 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (8.67%) Windows 8
7 12 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 9 (6.00%) Linux
9 8 (5.33%) UNIX
10 3 (2.00%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.33%) CentOS
11 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.67%) ITIL
2 27 (18.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (5.33%) Business Continuity
5 5 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (3.33%) Supplier Management
5 5 (3.33%) Security Management
6 4 (2.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.00%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (2.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (2.00%) Migration
7 3 (2.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (2.00%) Service Management
7 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.33%) CRM
8 2 (1.33%) Change Management
8 2 (1.33%) Project Management
8 2 (1.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (1.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.33%) SQL
2 18 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.00%) VBScript
4 8 (5.33%) VB
5 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
2 36 (24.00%) CCA
3 19 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (8.67%) MCITP
6 11 (7.33%) CCNA
6 11 (7.33%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.67%) MCSE
8 9 (6.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (4.67%) Degree
10 6 (4.00%) MCSA
11 5 (3.33%) MCTS
11 5 (3.33%) CCEA
12 4 (2.67%) CCEE
12 4 (2.67%) CCIA
12 4 (2.67%) NCDA
13 3 (2.00%) NCIE
13 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 102 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (63.33%) XenDesktop
3 68 (45.33%) Active Directory
4 51 (34.00%) Hyper-V
5 34 (22.67%) vSphere
6 18 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (9.33%) XenServer
8 8 (5.33%) VMware ESX
8 8 (5.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (3.33%) MetaFrame
10 4 (2.67%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) XenMobile
2 6 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.67%) EdgeSight
4 3 (2.00%) WSUS
5 2 (1.33%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.33%) SCCM
5 2 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.67%) SCSM
6 1 (0.67%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 147 (98.00%) Citrix
2 128 (85.33%) VMware
3 66 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 62 (41.33%) Cisco
5 55 (36.67%) NetApp
6 46 (30.67%) HP
7 34 (22.67%) EMC
8 18 (12.00%) AppSense
9 10 (6.67%) McAfee
10 8 (5.33%) Dell
10 8 (5.33%) Symantec
10 8 (5.33%) Fujitsu
11 5 (3.33%) Kaspersky
11 5 (3.33%) Oracle
11 5 (3.33%) Avaya
11 5 (3.33%) Lotus
12 4 (2.67%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.67%) Mitel
12 4 (2.67%) Leostream
13 3 (2.00%) Nortel
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