The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 87 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.48% 0.50% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 5.32% 4.55% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
XenDesktop
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
94 66 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.10% 11.04% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 87 60 62
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -25 5 £70,000 +55.55%
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) XenApp
2 13 (81.25%) NetScaler
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (62.50%) MCTS
4 10 (62.50%) MCITP
5 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (50.00%) CCA
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (50.00%) XenMobile
6 7 (43.75%) MCSE
6 7 (43.75%) vSphere
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (31.25%) AppSense
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
7 5 (31.25%) CCEE
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) NetApp
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (18.75%) Service Management
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (62.50%) MCTS
1 10 (62.50%) MCITP
2 8 (50.00%) CCA
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (43.75%) MCSE
4 5 (31.25%) CCEE
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (18.75%) CCNA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) XenApp
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) vSphere
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) XenMobile
2 3 (18.75%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) AppSense
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) EMC