The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 174 206 148
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -58
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 82 48 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 0.65% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 11.82% 8.63% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 62 37 88
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
694 556 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.66% 7.57% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 541 430 626
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenApp
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 37 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Cheshire +16 28 £37,500 -3.84% 8
Merseyside -1 14 £31,500 +23.52%
Lancashire +13 8 £32,250 +17.27%
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 137 (91.95%) Citrix
2 121 (81.21%) VMware
3 102 (68.46%) XenDesktop
4 97 (65.10%) Windows
5 86 (57.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 57 (38.26%) Microsoft
7 55 (36.91%) XenServer
7 55 (36.91%) Hyper-V
8 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
9 50 (33.56%) Cisco
10 47 (31.54%) Citrix Certification
11 45 (30.20%) MS Exchange
12 44 (29.53%) HP
13 39 (26.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 38 (25.50%) WAN
15 36 (24.16%) LAN
15 36 (24.16%) Microsoft Certification
16 33 (22.15%) NetApp
16 33 (22.15%) MS Excel
16 33 (22.15%) vSphere
17 32 (21.48%) NetScaler
18 30 (20.13%) CCA
19 29 (19.46%) MCITP
20 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
21 26 (17.45%) CCEE
22 25 (16.78%) SQL
22 25 (16.78%) IIS
23 24 (16.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 22 (14.77%) SCCM
24 22 (14.77%) DNS

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (30.20%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.78%) IIS
3 20 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 3 (2.01%) Lync
10 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.67%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (22.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.67%) Line 50
1 1 (0.67%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.50%) WAN
2 36 (24.16%) LAN
3 32 (21.48%) NetScaler
4 22 (14.77%) DNS
5 19 (12.75%) DHCP
6 18 (12.08%) SAN
7 16 (10.74%) Firewall
8 14 (9.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (6.71%) TCP/IP
10 8 (5.37%) Unified Communications
11 7 (4.70%) VoIP
12 6 (4.03%) IP Telephony
13 5 (3.36%) NAS
14 3 (2.01%) Internet
14 3 (2.01%) VPN
14 3 (2.01%) Broadband
14 3 (2.01%) iSCSI
14 3 (2.01%) Network Security
15 2 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (1.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.67%) MS Access
5 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
1 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (9.40%) Finance
2 10 (6.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.03%) Retail
4 3 (2.01%) Banking
5 2 (1.34%) Automotive
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
6 1 (0.67%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (24.16%) Consultant
2 27 (18.12%) Support Engineer
3 19 (12.75%) Analyst
4 17 (11.41%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.40%) Architect
6 13 (8.72%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 12 (8.05%) Desktop Support
8 11 (7.38%) IT Support
9 10 (6.71%) Desktop Engineer
9 10 (6.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 10 (6.71%) Citrix Support
9 10 (6.71%) Technical Support
9 10 (6.71%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (6.04%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (5.37%) IT Support Technician
11 8 (5.37%) Citrix Consultant
11 8 (5.37%) Citrix Engineer
11 8 (5.37%) Support Technician
11 8 (5.37%) Support Consultant
12 7 (4.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.70%) Web Services
2 5 (3.36%) WSH
3 4 (2.68%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.37%) FlexPod
4 5 (3.36%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.36%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.68%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.68%) iPhone
5 4 (2.68%) Celerra
5 4 (2.68%) Firmware
6 3 (2.01%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.01%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.01%) iPad
7 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.34%) Replication
7 2 (1.34%) Handset
8 1 (0.67%) SecurID
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 97 (65.10%) Windows
2 39 (26.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (14.09%) Windows 7
5 9 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.36%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.68%) Linux
8 3 (2.01%) Windows NT
8 3 (2.01%) Android
8 3 (2.01%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.67%) AIX
10 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.07%) ITIL
2 9 (6.04%) Migration
2 9 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (5.37%) Load Balancing
3 8 (5.37%) Project Management
4 6 (4.03%) Incident Management
4 6 (4.03%) Test Scripting
5 5 (3.36%) Service Delivery
5 5 (3.36%) Configuration Management
5 5 (3.36%) PRINCE2
5 5 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (3.36%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (2.68%) Test Automation
6 4 (2.68%) Process Management
6 4 (2.68%) Asset Management
6 4 (2.68%) Change Management
7 3 (2.01%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.01%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.01%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (1.34%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.78%) SQL
2 12 (8.05%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.70%) VB
4 5 (3.36%) VBScript
4 5 (3.36%) C#
5 3 (2.01%) C++
5 3 (2.01%) C
6 1 (0.67%) AppleScript
6 1 (0.67%) Perl
6 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (31.54%) Citrix Certification
2 36 (24.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (20.13%) CCA
4 29 (19.46%) MCITP
5 26 (17.45%) CCEE
6 24 (16.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (14.77%) CCIA
8 19 (12.75%) Security Cleared
9 13 (8.72%) MCP
10 10 (6.71%) CCEA
11 9 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (6.04%) Degree
11 9 (6.04%) NCIE
11 9 (6.04%) CCAA
12 8 (5.37%) VCAP
12 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
13 7 (4.70%) CCNA
13 7 (4.70%) MCSE
13 7 (4.70%) MCDST
13 7 (4.70%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) QA
2 4 (2.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 102 (68.46%) XenDesktop
2 86 (57.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (36.91%) XenServer
3 55 (36.91%) Hyper-V
4 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
5 33 (22.15%) vSphere
6 19 (12.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (11.41%) VMware ESX
8 9 (6.04%) Terminal Services
9 8 (5.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (4.70%) vCloud
11 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (2.68%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.34%) Xen
12 2 (1.34%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.67%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (14.77%) SCCM
2 13 (8.72%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.70%) HP SIM
4 5 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.36%) SCOM
4 5 (3.36%) WSUS
5 3 (2.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.01%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (1.34%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.34%) MOM
7 1 (0.67%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.67%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.67%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 137 (91.95%) Citrix
2 121 (81.21%) VMware
3 57 (38.26%) Microsoft
4 50 (33.56%) Cisco
5 44 (29.53%) HP
6 33 (22.15%) NetApp
7 19 (12.75%) AppSense
8 16 (10.74%) EMC
9 15 (10.07%) IBM
10 9 (6.04%) Dell
10 9 (6.04%) Symantec
10 9 (6.04%) Veeam
11 7 (4.70%) Juniper
11 7 (4.70%) LANDesk
11 7 (4.70%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.03%) Fujitsu
13 5 (3.36%) Kaspersky
14 3 (2.01%) Mitel
14 3 (2.01%) Wyse
15 2 (1.34%) Infor
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
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Salary: 40,000 + 5% Bonus
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Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 & Bens
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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