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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 207 217 182
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -35
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 30 43 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.65% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 5.21% 6.21% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 62
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,900 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
576 692 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.84% 10.51% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 481 538 616
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Cheshire +40 12 £30,000 -20.00%
Manchester -23 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Merseyside -1 7 £32,500 -35.00% 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 64 (100.00%) Citrix
2 45 (70.31%) Active Directory
3 44 (68.75%) Windows
4 39 (60.94%) VMware
4 39 (60.94%) XenApp
5 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 30 (46.88%) ITIL
7 28 (43.75%) Windows Server
8 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (39.06%) MS Exchange
10 24 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
12 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
13 20 (31.25%) NetScaler
14 15 (23.44%) Windows 7
14 15 (23.44%) vSphere
15 14 (21.88%) NetApp
15 14 (21.88%) Service Management
16 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (20.31%) DHCP
16 13 (20.31%) Cisco
17 12 (18.75%) HP
17 12 (18.75%) LAN
17 12 (18.75%) Firewall
18 11 (17.19%) Clustering
18 11 (17.19%) MS Office
18 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
18 11 (17.19%) DNS
18 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V

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 25 (39.06%) MS Exchange
2 24 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.63%) IIS
4 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.81%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Office 365
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.25%) NetScaler
2 13 (20.31%) DHCP
3 12 (18.75%) Firewall
3 12 (18.75%) LAN
4 11 (17.19%) DNS
5 10 (15.63%) VPN
6 7 (10.94%) SAN
7 6 (9.38%) Ethernet
7 6 (9.38%) IPv4
7 6 (9.38%) WAN
8 5 (7.81%) IP Telephony
8 5 (7.81%) VoIP
9 4 (6.25%) iSCSI
9 4 (6.25%) NAS
9 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.69%) DSL
10 3 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.69%) MPLS
10 3 (4.69%) VPLS
10 3 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) InstallShield
1 3 (4.69%) MSI
General
1 4 (6.25%) Law
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) IT Support
3 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (12.50%) Administrator
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Consultant
3 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Team Leader
4 7 (10.94%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (7.81%) Project Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Clustering
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.94%) HP StoreVirtual
3 7 (10.94%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.69%) iPad
5 3 (4.69%) Replication
6 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (23.44%) Windows 7
5 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.94%) Linux
7 6 (9.38%) Mac OS X
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.25%) Android
9 4 (6.25%) CentOS
10 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
11 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.13%) VMS
11 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
11 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) ITIL
2 14 (21.88%) Service Management
3 7 (10.94%) Coaching
3 7 (10.94%) ITSM
3 7 (10.94%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (10.94%) Presales
3 7 (10.94%) Project Management
3 7 (10.94%) Web Filtering
4 5 (7.81%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (7.81%) Web Application Development
5 4 (6.25%) Line Management
6 3 (4.69%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.69%) Change Management
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.69%) Email Filtering
6 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.81%) Python
2 5 (7.81%) Ruby
3 1 (1.56%) VB
3 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (10.94%) CCA
3 6 (9.38%) MCSE
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.69%) MCITP
4 3 (4.69%) MCSA
5 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (70.31%) Active Directory
2 39 (60.94%) XenApp
3 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (23.44%) vSphere
5 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
6 9 (14.06%) XenServer
7 8 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (9.38%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (7.81%) ISA Server
10 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
11 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) XenMobile
2 8 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Citrix
2 39 (60.94%) VMware
3 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.88%) NetApp
5 13 (20.31%) Cisco
6 12 (18.75%) HP
7 9 (14.06%) EMC
8 8 (12.50%) AppSense
9 3 (4.69%) Avaya
10 2 (3.13%) Apple
11 1 (1.56%) Dell
11 1 (1.56%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.56%) iManage
11 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago