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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 85 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.49% 0.17% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 6.33% 1.47% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
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
79 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.68% 11.33% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 61 64
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 28 November 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 - 5 £70,000 -
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (91.67%) NetScaler
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) XenMobile
3 8 (66.67%) MCITP
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (66.67%) MCTS
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 7 (58.33%) MCSE
5 6 (50.00%) CCA
5 6 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
6 5 (41.67%) CCEE
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (41.67%) AppSense
7 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) EMC
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (25.00%) IBM
7 3 (25.00%) SCOrch
8 2 (16.67%) Problem Management

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (66.67%) MCTS
1 8 (66.67%) MCITP
2 7 (58.33%) MCSE
3 6 (50.00%) CCA
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (41.67%) CCEE
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) XenMobile
2 3 (25.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) AppSense
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) IBM