The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 232 222 203
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 28 33 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.49% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 4.58% 4.69% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 48
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
XenDesktop
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
612 703 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.62% 10.43% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 518 532 551
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,850 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the North West region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the North West

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the North West

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +4 20 £32,500 - 1
Manchester -22 6 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Cheshire +25 2 £19,000 -47.58% 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 58 (100.00%) Citrix
2 45 (77.59%) XenApp
3 44 (75.86%) Windows
4 40 (68.97%) VMware
5 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
6 22 (37.93%) NetScaler
7 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 19 (32.76%) PowerShell
8 19 (32.76%) ITIL
8 19 (32.76%) Windows Server
9 18 (31.03%) Linux
9 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (27.59%) MS Exchange
11 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (22.41%) vSphere
12 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
13 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
14 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
14 10 (17.24%) Service Management
14 10 (17.24%) HP
15 9 (15.52%) Clustering
15 9 (15.52%) NetApp
16 8 (13.79%) EMC
16 8 (13.79%) DNS
16 8 (13.79%) Cisco
16 8 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (13.79%) DHCP
16 8 (13.79%) IIS

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) IIS
4 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) NetScaler
2 8 (13.79%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 6 (10.34%) Firewall
3 6 (10.34%) LAN
3 6 (10.34%) VPN
4 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.17%) IPv4
4 3 (5.17%) NAS
4 3 (5.17%) SAN
4 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
5 2 (3.45%) DSL
5 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.45%) MPLS
5 2 (3.45%) VoIP
5 2 (3.45%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Administrator
2 20 (34.48%) Citrix Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.62%) IT Support
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Support Team Leader
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Junior
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Clustering
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) HP StoreVirtual
2 5 (8.62%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 19 (32.76%) Windows Server
3 18 (31.03%) Linux
4 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.17%) CentOS
8 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.45%) Android
9 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.45%) VMS
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Service Management
3 7 (12.07%) ITSM
4 6 (10.34%) Coaching
4 6 (10.34%) Presales
5 5 (8.62%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (8.62%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (8.62%) Web Application Development
5 5 (8.62%) Web Filtering
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.17%) Line Management
6 3 (5.17%) Project Management
7 2 (3.45%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (3.45%) Email Filtering
7 2 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.72%) People Management
8 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.72%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.62%) Python
2 5 (8.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) CCA
4 5 (8.62%) MCSE
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.17%) MCITP
6 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) MCSA
7 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (77.59%) XenApp
2 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
3 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (22.41%) vSphere
5 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
6 8 (13.79%) XenServer
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (10.34%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (8.62%) ISA Server
10 3 (5.17%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (68.97%) VMware
3 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (17.24%) HP
5 9 (15.52%) NetApp
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco
6 8 (13.79%) EMC
7 7 (12.07%) AppSense
8 2 (3.45%) Apple
8 2 (3.45%) Avaya
9 1 (1.72%) Lumension
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