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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
England / North West
Rank 231 217 189
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 13 22 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.39% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 2.10% 3.29% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 51
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
618 668 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.41% 11.77% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 477 557 635
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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 26 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +20 5 £23,000 -29.23% 3
Manchester -33 4 £41,500 -4.59% 3
Merseyside -1 3 - - 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 37 (90.24%) XenApp
3 30 (73.17%) Windows
4 24 (58.54%) VMware
5 16 (39.02%) Linux
6 11 (26.83%) Cisco
6 11 (26.83%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (24.39%) CCA
7 10 (24.39%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (24.39%) ITIL
8 9 (21.95%) Dell
8 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
8 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
8 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
9 8 (19.51%) vSphere
9 8 (19.51%) VCP5
9 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
9 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
9 8 (19.51%) MCSA
9 8 (19.51%) EMC
9 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
10 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
10 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
11 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
11 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (9.76%) PowerShell

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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.88%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Administrator
1 19 (46.34%) Citrix Administrator
2 8 (19.51%) Data Centre Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Software Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (2.44%) IT Support
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) VMS
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Customer Requirements
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) People Management
4 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.44%) Line Management
5 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) VB
2 2 (4.88%) VBScript
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) CCA
1 10 (24.39%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (19.51%) MCSA
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) VCP5
4 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 37 (90.24%) XenApp
2 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.51%) vSphere
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco
4 9 (21.95%) Dell
5 8 (19.51%) EMC
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Lumension
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