The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 67 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.26% 0.76% -
As % of the System Software category 12.94% 8.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
85 56 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.77% 8.52% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 80 37 57
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
East Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram 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 25 July 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
Daventry - 6 £45,000 - 1
Northampton -19 5 £62,500 +127.27%
XenDesktop
East Midlands

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (100.00%) XenApp
2 16 (94.12%) Citrix
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (82.35%) Windows
4 13 (76.47%) MCITP
4 13 (76.47%) NetScaler
5 12 (70.59%) VMware
5 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
6 11 (64.71%) CCA
6 11 (64.71%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (52.94%) ITIL
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (47.06%) MCTS
9 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
10 6 (35.29%) MCSE
10 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
10 6 (35.29%) Change Control
10 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (29.41%) vSphere
11 5 (29.41%) SaaS
11 5 (29.41%) XenServer
11 5 (29.41%) CCIA
11 5 (29.41%) Thin Client
11 5 (29.41%) IIS
11 5 (29.41%) DHCP
11 5 (29.41%) VPN
11 5 (29.41%) DNS
11 5 (29.41%) SSL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) NetScaler
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) SSL
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Support Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) Administrator
4 5 (29.41%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Architect
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Thin Client
1 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
1 5 (29.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (76.47%) MCITP
3 11 (64.71%) CCA
3 11 (64.71%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (47.06%) MCTS
5 6 (35.29%) MCSE
6 5 (29.41%) MCP
6 5 (29.41%) CCIA
7 3 (17.65%) CCEE
7 3 (17.65%) CCNA
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) XenServer
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) Terminal Server
5 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Citrix
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Wyse
4 3 (17.65%) AppSense
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago