The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 69 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.76% 0.29% -
As % of the System Software category 8.20% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.24% 9.06% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 56 27 35
Average salary £39,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.80% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £23,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
XenDesktop
Northamptonshire

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Northampton

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing XenDesktop 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 XenDesktop.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
2 9 (90.00%) MCITP
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) CCA
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (60.00%) MCSE
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (50.00%) MCTS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) SaaS
6 4 (40.00%) Change Control
6 4 (40.00%) XenServer
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (40.00%) CCIA
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
6 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
6 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
6 4 (40.00%) IIS

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing XenDesktop 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 XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) MCITP
3 7 (70.00%) CCA
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (60.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (50.00%) MCTS
6 4 (40.00%) CCIA
6 4 (40.00%) MCP
7 3 (30.00%) CCEE
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) XenServer
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Wyse
4 3 (30.00%) AppSense