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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 67 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.74% 0.27% -
As % of the System Software category 8.93% 2.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
56 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.31% 10.13% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) NetScaler
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (71.43%) MCTS
4 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) CCA
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (42.86%) AppSense
5 3 (42.86%) XenMobile
5 3 (42.86%) CCEE
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) SQL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (71.43%) MCTS
4 4 (57.14%) CCA
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (42.86%) CCEE
6 1 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) XenMobile
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse