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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 183 166 217
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +51
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 55 72 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 1.07% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 9.15% 10.93% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30 59 30
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,700 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,850 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
601 659 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.86% 9.76% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 468 521 412
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +23 40 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Cheshire -26 7 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Merseyside +10 6 £36,250 +1.39% 1
Lancashire -16 1 £18,000 -44.61% 3
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 122 (97.60%) Citrix
2 100 (80.00%) VMware
3 97 (77.60%) Windows
4 84 (67.20%) XenDesktop
5 68 (54.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 60 (48.00%) Active Directory
7 53 (42.40%) Microsoft
8 47 (37.60%) MS Exchange
9 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (32.80%) Windows 7
11 39 (31.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 37 (29.60%) Citrix Certification
12 37 (29.60%) SAN
13 36 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2010
14 35 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 34 (27.20%) CCA
16 33 (26.40%) NetApp
16 33 (26.40%) ITIL
17 32 (25.60%) XenServer
18 28 (22.40%) Cisco
18 28 (22.40%) AppSense
19 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
20 26 (20.80%) Hyper-V
20 26 (20.80%) DNS
20 26 (20.80%) HP
20 26 (20.80%) DHCP
21 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (19.20%) vSphere
22 23 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2013
23 22 (17.60%) WAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (37.60%) MS Exchange
2 36 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.40%) IIS
7 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.40%) OpenEdge
8 3 (2.40%) Lync
9 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.60%) SAN
2 26 (20.80%) DNS
2 26 (20.80%) DHCP
3 22 (17.60%) WAN
3 22 (17.60%) LAN
4 13 (10.40%) Firewall
5 12 (9.60%) VPN
6 10 (8.00%) VoIP
6 10 (8.00%) Wireless
7 9 (7.20%) TCP/IP
7 9 (7.20%) NetScaler
8 8 (6.40%) NAS
9 6 (4.80%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.00%) HTTP
10 5 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.20%) MPLS
12 3 (2.40%) Broadband
12 3 (2.40%) SSL
12 3 (2.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MSI
1 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Publishing
3 5 (4.00%) Legal
4 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (22.40%) Architect
2 26 (20.80%) Citrix Architect
3 22 (17.60%) Support Engineer
4 19 (15.20%) Analyst
5 17 (13.60%) Consultant
6 16 (12.80%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (12.80%) Citrix Engineer
7 13 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (9.60%) Citrix Support
9 11 (8.80%) Citrix Consultant
10 9 (7.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (7.20%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (4.80%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (4.00%) Technical Support
13 5 (4.00%) Citrix Specialist
14 4 (3.20%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Clustering
2 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.80%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.40%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.40%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.40%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.60%) SecurID
8 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.80%) Statistics
8 1 (0.80%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 97 (77.60%) Windows
2 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (32.80%) Windows 7
4 35 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (8.80%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 10 (8.00%) Linux
8 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.60%) Android
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.60%) UNIX
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.80%) CentOS
10 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.40%) ITIL
2 10 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (5.60%) Project Management
4 6 (4.80%) Business Continuity
5 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.20%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.40%) PRINCE
7 3 (2.40%) Service Management
7 3 (2.40%) Migration
7 3 (2.40%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.40%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (2.40%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.40%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.40%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.40%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (1.60%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (1.60%) Logistics
8 2 (1.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.60%) SQL
2 13 (10.40%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.00%) VB
4 8 (6.40%) VBScript
5 1 (0.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (29.60%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (27.20%) CCA
3 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (15.20%) CCEE
4 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
5 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
5 14 (11.20%) MCITP
5 14 (11.20%) MCSE
6 13 (10.40%) CCIA
7 12 (9.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (9.60%) CCNA
7 12 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (8.80%) Degree
9 8 (6.40%) NCDA
10 5 (4.00%) MCSA
10 5 (4.00%) MCTS
11 4 (3.20%) MCP
12 3 (2.40%) CCEA
12 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 84 (67.20%) XenDesktop
2 68 (54.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 39 (31.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 32 (25.60%) XenServer
6 26 (20.80%) Hyper-V
7 24 (19.20%) vSphere
8 7 (5.60%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.20%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) SCCM
2 7 (5.60%) WSUS
2 7 (5.60%) XenMobile
3 3 (2.40%) SCOM
4 2 (1.60%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.60%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.80%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 122 (97.60%) Citrix
2 100 (80.00%) VMware
3 53 (42.40%) Microsoft
4 33 (26.40%) NetApp
5 28 (22.40%) Cisco
5 28 (22.40%) AppSense
6 26 (20.80%) HP
7 9 (7.20%) Dell
7 9 (7.20%) EMC
8 6 (4.80%) Meraki
9 5 (4.00%) IBM
10 4 (3.20%) MobileIron
10 4 (3.20%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.20%) Avaya
11 3 (2.40%) Sage
11 3 (2.40%) BT
11 3 (2.40%) Toshiba
11 3 (2.40%) McAfee
11 3 (2.40%) Symantec
11 3 (2.40%) Veeam
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