The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 68 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.85% 0.25% -
As % of the System Software category 8.70% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
XenDesktop
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.80% 11.88% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 49
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 22 September 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%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) XenMobile
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (60.00%) MCTS
5 6 (60.00%) MCITP
5 6 (60.00%) vSphere
6 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
6 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (40.00%) CCEE
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (40.00%) AppSense
7 4 (40.00%) CCA
7 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (30.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) EMC
8 3 (30.00%) NetApp
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco
8 3 (30.00%) IBM
8 3 (30.00%) SCOrch
9 2 (20.00%) Problem Management

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
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 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (60.00%) MCTS
2 6 (60.00%) MCITP
3 4 (40.00%) CCEE
3 4 (40.00%) CCA
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) XenMobile
2 3 (30.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) AppSense
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) IBM