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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 180 191 181
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 77 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.81% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 10.32% 9.73% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 61 41 67
Average salary £34,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
746 555 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.98% 8.29% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 618 456 527
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 October 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 30 October 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 +9 53 £34,500 -13.31% 15
Cheshire -6 18 £47,000 +20.51% 3
Lancashire +2 3 £26,000 -18.23% 2
Merseyside +10 2 - -
Cumbria - 1 £34,500 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 165 (97.06%) Citrix
2 141 (82.94%) VMware
3 122 (71.76%) Windows
4 108 (63.53%) XenDesktop
5 99 (58.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 90 (52.94%) Active Directory
7 78 (45.88%) Hyper-V
8 76 (44.71%) Microsoft
9 69 (40.59%) Cisco
10 66 (38.82%) SAN
11 65 (38.24%) MS Exchange
12 64 (37.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 60 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
14 59 (34.71%) NetApp
15 48 (28.24%) CCA
15 48 (28.24%) vSphere
16 43 (25.29%) NAS
17 42 (24.71%) NetScaler
18 41 (24.12%) MS Excel
19 39 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
20 35 (20.59%) ITIL
21 33 (19.41%) HP
21 33 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
22 32 (18.82%) XenServer
23 31 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2010
23 31 (18.24%) WAN
24 30 (17.65%) IIS
24 30 (17.65%) SQL
25 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
26 26 (15.29%) EMC

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 65 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 31 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (17.65%) IIS
4 16 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (8.82%) Lync
6 14 (8.24%) SharePoint
7 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.35%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.35%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 41 (24.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.24%) Office 365
2 3 (1.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (38.82%) SAN
2 43 (25.29%) NAS
3 42 (24.71%) NetScaler
4 31 (18.24%) WAN
5 24 (14.12%) LAN
6 19 (11.18%) VPN
7 18 (10.59%) Firewall
8 15 (8.82%) DNS
8 15 (8.82%) DHCP
9 12 (7.06%) iSCSI
10 7 (4.12%) VoIP
11 5 (2.94%) ADSL
12 4 (2.35%) Internet
12 4 (2.35%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.76%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.76%) Network Security
13 3 (1.76%) PBX
14 1 (0.59%) WLAN
14 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.35%) Ingres
4 2 (1.18%) MySQL
4 2 (1.18%) OLAP
4 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.18%) MS Access
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (13.53%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.53%) Retail
4 3 (1.76%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (25.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 36 (21.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 35 (20.59%) Citrix Support
4 28 (16.47%) Support Engineer
5 26 (15.29%) Analyst
6 23 (13.53%) Consultant
7 17 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 14 (8.24%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (7.06%) Citrix Consultant
10 10 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (5.29%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (4.12%) Development Engineer
13 7 (4.12%) Senior Development Engineer
13 7 (4.12%) Automation Engineer
14 5 (2.94%) Citrix Specialist
14 5 (2.94%) Service Analyst
14 5 (2.94%) Support Technician
15 4 (2.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.35%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) COM
2 1 (0.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.53%) Thin Client
2 6 (3.53%) Fat Client
3 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.35%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) SecurID
7 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.59%) Handset
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 122 (71.76%) Windows
2 64 (37.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (14.71%) Windows 7
6 22 (12.94%) Linux
7 12 (7.06%) UNIX
8 11 (6.47%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.29%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (4.71%) Solaris
11 6 (3.53%) AIX
12 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.59%) ITIL
2 21 (12.35%) Service Delivery
3 11 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (5.88%) Migration
5 8 (4.71%) Business Continuity
5 8 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (4.12%) Test Scripting
6 7 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (3.53%) Asset Management
7 6 (3.53%) Security Management
8 5 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (2.94%) Change Management
9 4 (2.35%) Supplier Management
9 4 (2.35%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.76%) Coaching
10 3 (1.76%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (1.76%) Line Management
10 3 (1.76%) Service Desk Management
10 3 (1.76%) Information Assurance
10 3 (1.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.65%) SQL
2 15 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.12%) VBScript
3 7 (4.12%) VB
3 7 (4.12%) C
3 7 (4.12%) C#
3 7 (4.12%) C++
4 4 (2.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.59%) Perl
5 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
2 48 (28.24%) CCA
3 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (13.53%) MCSE
5 16 (9.41%) Degree
6 13 (7.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (7.65%) CCNA
6 13 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.88%) MCITP
8 8 (4.71%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared
9 7 (4.12%) MCSA
10 6 (3.53%) MCTS
10 6 (3.53%) A+ Certification
10 6 (3.53%) NCIE
11 3 (1.76%) VCAP
11 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (1.76%) VCP5
11 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.82%) QA
2 5 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (63.53%) XenDesktop
2 99 (58.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 78 (45.88%) Hyper-V
5 48 (28.24%) vSphere
6 32 (18.82%) XenServer
7 14 (8.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 12 (7.06%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.76%) NFS
9 3 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) EdgeSight
2 6 (3.53%) SCCM
3 4 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.35%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.59%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.59%) SCSM
Vendors
1 165 (97.06%) Citrix
2 141 (82.94%) VMware
3 76 (44.71%) Microsoft
4 69 (40.59%) Cisco
5 59 (34.71%) NetApp
6 33 (19.41%) HP
7 26 (15.29%) EMC
8 25 (14.71%) AppSense
9 8 (4.71%) Dell
9 8 (4.71%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.53%) Symantec
10 6 (3.53%) McAfee
10 6 (3.53%) Veeam
10 6 (3.53%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.53%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.94%) Juniper
12 4 (2.35%) Lotus
12 4 (2.35%) Oracle
12 4 (2.35%) Kaspersky
13 3 (1.76%) Leostream
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