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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 184 159 193
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +34
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 67 82 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.97% 1.24% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 9.14% 12.91% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 47
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £33,373
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
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
733 635 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.59% 9.57% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 607 529 427
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 £21,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +2 39 £37,000 +5.71% 8
Cheshire +8 22 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Merseyside +1 4 £22,500 -28.57% 2
Lancashire -2 2 £46,250 +44.53%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 139 (97.20%) Citrix
2 123 (86.01%) VMware
3 97 (67.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 90 (62.94%) Windows
5 89 (62.24%) XenDesktop
6 69 (48.25%) Active Directory
7 66 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 59 (41.26%) Cisco
9 52 (36.36%) NetApp
10 49 (34.27%) MS Exchange
11 44 (30.77%) HP
12 42 (29.37%) SAN
12 42 (29.37%) Hyper-V
13 38 (26.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 35 (24.48%) Citrix Certification
14 35 (24.48%) Finance
15 34 (23.78%) EMC
16 29 (20.28%) CCA
16 29 (20.28%) vSphere
17 28 (19.58%) NetScaler
17 28 (19.58%) ITIL
18 27 (18.88%) WAN
18 27 (18.88%) DHCP
18 27 (18.88%) Service Delivery
18 27 (18.88%) Exchange Server 2010
18 27 (18.88%) Windows Server 2012
19 26 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (17.48%) MS Excel
20 25 (17.48%) NAS
21 24 (16.78%) LAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 49 (34.27%) MS Exchange
2 27 (18.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (9.09%) IIS
4 12 (8.39%) Lync
5 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.50%) IBM Notes
7 5 (3.50%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (2.10%) OpenEdge
9 2 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 25 (17.48%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Office 365
2 3 (2.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (29.37%) SAN
2 28 (19.58%) NetScaler
3 27 (18.88%) WAN
3 27 (18.88%) DHCP
4 25 (17.48%) NAS
5 24 (16.78%) DNS
5 24 (16.78%) LAN
6 15 (10.49%) Firewall
7 12 (8.39%) VPN
8 10 (6.99%) Wireless
9 8 (5.59%) VoIP
10 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.80%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.10%) Broadband
11 3 (2.10%) PBX
11 3 (2.10%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.40%) Intranet
12 2 (1.40%) Internet
12 2 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.50%) Ingres
2 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.40%) MySQL
4 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.40%) MS Access
5 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
General
1 35 (24.48%) Finance
2 3 (2.10%) Legal
3 2 (1.40%) Publishing
3 2 (1.40%) Banking
3 2 (1.40%) Law
3 2 (1.40%) Billing
4 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (26.57%) Citrix Engineer
1 38 (26.57%) Citrix Support
2 34 (23.78%) Support Engineer
3 25 (17.48%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 22 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (13.99%) 3rd Line Support
6 18 (12.59%) Consultant
7 17 (11.89%) Analyst
8 9 (6.29%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Citrix Specialist
9 8 (5.59%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.59%) Architect
10 7 (4.90%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.90%) Server Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Citrix Architect
11 6 (4.20%) Citrix Consultant
11 6 (4.20%) Citrix Support Specialist
11 6 (4.20%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.59%) Clustering
2 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.10%) SecurID
4 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.10%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.40%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 90 (62.94%) Windows
2 38 (26.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (18.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (13.99%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.09%) Linux
6 13 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 12 (8.39%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.59%) UNIX
9 3 (2.10%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.10%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.40%) Android
10 2 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.40%) CentOS
10 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) ITIL
2 27 (18.88%) Service Delivery
3 12 (8.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (5.59%) Business Continuity
5 5 (3.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (3.50%) Supplier Management
5 5 (3.50%) Project Management
6 4 (2.80%) Service Management
6 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2
6 4 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.10%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (2.10%) Computer Security
7 3 (2.10%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.10%) PRINCE
7 3 (2.10%) Security Management
8 2 (1.40%) Project Planning
8 2 (1.40%) Release Management
8 2 (1.40%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.40%) CRM
8 2 (1.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.08%) SQL
2 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.50%) VBScript
3 5 (3.50%) VB
4 1 (0.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (24.48%) Citrix Certification
2 29 (20.28%) CCA
3 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (7.69%) MCITP
6 10 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (6.99%) CCNA
7 8 (5.59%) Degree
8 7 (4.90%) MCSE
8 7 (4.90%) MCSA
8 7 (4.90%) CCEE
8 7 (4.90%) CCIA
9 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
9 6 (4.20%) NCDA
10 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.80%) MCTS
11 3 (2.10%) MCP
11 3 (2.10%) CCEA
11 3 (2.10%) VCP4
12 2 (1.40%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) SLA
2 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 97 (67.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (62.24%) XenDesktop
3 69 (48.25%) Active Directory
4 42 (29.37%) Hyper-V
5 29 (20.28%) vSphere
6 22 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (13.99%) XenServer
8 10 (6.99%) VMware ESX
9 7 (4.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (3.50%) MetaFrame
11 4 (2.80%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) XenMobile
2 6 (4.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.10%) WSUS
4 2 (1.40%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.40%) SCCM
4 2 (1.40%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.40%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 139 (97.20%) Citrix
2 123 (86.01%) VMware
3 66 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 59 (41.26%) Cisco
5 52 (36.36%) NetApp
6 44 (30.77%) HP
7 34 (23.78%) EMC
8 15 (10.49%) AppSense
9 10 (6.99%) Dell
9 10 (6.99%) McAfee
10 9 (6.29%) Symantec
11 8 (5.59%) Avaya
12 5 (3.50%) Oracle
12 5 (3.50%) Lotus
12 5 (3.50%) Mitel
12 5 (3.50%) Kaspersky
13 4 (2.80%) Leostream
13 4 (2.80%) Fujitsu
13 4 (2.80%) IBM
14 3 (2.10%) Nortel
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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North West
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
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Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
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