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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 195 195 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 32 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.85% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 5.34% 8.55% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 46
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
599 608 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.79% 9.97% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 482 479 543
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 £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Manchester -25 16 £38,000 +16.92% 2
Cheshire +41 15 £28,000 -25.33%
Merseyside +7 1 £32,500 -35.00%
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 54 (100.00%) Citrix
2 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 33 (61.11%) VMware
4 32 (59.26%) Windows
5 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
6 29 (53.70%) XenApp
7 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (48.15%) MS Exchange
7 26 (48.15%) ITIL
8 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
10 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (35.19%) Windows 7
11 18 (33.33%) Service Management
12 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
13 16 (29.63%) NetApp
13 16 (29.63%) NetScaler
14 15 (27.78%) Cisco
15 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
16 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (22.22%) MS Office
17 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
17 12 (22.22%) XenMobile
18 11 (20.37%) vSphere
19 10 (18.52%) AppSense
19 10 (18.52%) HP
19 10 (18.52%) SCCM
20 9 (16.67%) Line Management
20 9 (16.67%) Presales
20 9 (16.67%) LAN

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 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 26 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) NetScaler
2 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) LAN
3 7 (12.96%) SAN
3 7 (12.96%) VoIP
3 7 (12.96%) VPN
4 6 (11.11%) DHCP
4 6 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 6 (11.11%) IPv4
5 4 (7.41%) DNS
5 4 (7.41%) NAS
5 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.56%) WAN
6 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 5 (9.26%) Law
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
1 11 (20.37%) Citrix Engineer
1 11 (20.37%) Support Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) IT Support
3 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (14.81%) Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Team Leader
5 7 (12.96%) Technical Support
6 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 5 (9.26%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (9.26%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.41%) iPad
5 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.56%) iPhone
6 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.70%) User Experience
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (1.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 19 (35.19%) Windows 7
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.96%) Android
6 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 5 (9.26%) Linux
8 4 (7.41%) CentOS
8 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.70%) VMS
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) ITIL
2 18 (33.33%) Service Management
3 9 (16.67%) Line Management
3 9 (16.67%) Presales
4 7 (12.96%) Coaching
4 7 (12.96%) ITSM
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (9.26%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
5 5 (9.26%) Web Filtering
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Document Management
6 3 (5.56%) E-Discovery
6 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Software Distribution
7 2 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.26%) Python
2 5 (9.26%) Ruby
3 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VB
3 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (9.26%) CCA
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.56%) Degree
5 3 (5.56%) MCDST
5 3 (5.56%) MOS
6 2 (3.70%) NCDA
7 1 (1.85%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 29 (53.70%) XenApp
3 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (20.37%) vSphere
5 8 (14.81%) XenServer
6 7 (12.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) XenMobile
2 10 (18.52%) SCCM
3 3 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.85%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Citrix
2 33 (61.11%) VMware
3 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.63%) NetApp
5 15 (27.78%) Cisco
6 10 (18.52%) AppSense
6 10 (18.52%) HP
7 6 (11.11%) EMC
8 3 (5.56%) Altiris
8 3 (5.56%) Hummingbird
8 3 (5.56%) Interwoven
9 2 (3.70%) Apple
10 1 (1.85%) Avaya
10 1 (1.85%) Dell
10 1 (1.85%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.85%) iManage
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
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