The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 30 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 33 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 38 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.63% 1.24% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 32.48% 17.07% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 5
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
117 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.33% 7.27% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 107 37 46
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
South Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Sheffield

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Sheffield

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
3 34 (82.93%) Active Directory
4 31 (75.61%) Windows
4 31 (75.61%) Citrix Certification
5 30 (73.17%) Hyper-V
6 28 (68.29%) CCA
7 23 (56.10%) VMware
7 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (48.78%) MCSE
10 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
10 19 (46.34%) Application Packaging
10 19 (46.34%) CCEE
11 18 (43.90%) SCCM
11 18 (43.90%) MCTS
11 18 (43.90%) MCITP
11 18 (43.90%) Microsoft App-V
12 17 (41.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (41.46%) XenApp
13 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
14 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (29.27%) Lync
15 12 (29.27%) NetScaler
15 12 (29.27%) Cisco
16 11 (26.83%) NetApp
16 11 (26.83%) CCEA
17 10 (24.39%) DNS
17 10 (24.39%) SCVMM
18 9 (21.95%) vSphere

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (29.27%) Lync
2 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) NetScaler
2 10 (24.39%) DNS
3 8 (19.51%) WAAS
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.88%) NAS
7 1 (2.44%) Firewall
7 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MSI
2 5 (12.20%) AdminStudio
3 4 (9.76%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Consultant
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Consultant
3 9 (21.95%) Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Citrix Consultant
5 7 (17.07%) Applications Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Virtualisation Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Storage Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Technology Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.76%) FlexPod Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.88%) VMware Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (4.88%) Applications Packager
9 2 (4.88%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) CLARiiON
1 5 (12.20%) Celerra
2 4 (9.76%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
3 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
2 2 (4.88%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (4.88%) Migration
2 2 (4.88%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (4.88%) Project Management
3 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) VBScript
1 5 (12.20%) VB
1 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (75.61%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (68.29%) CCA
3 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (48.78%) MCSE
5 19 (46.34%) CCEE
6 18 (43.90%) MCTS
6 18 (43.90%) MCITP
7 17 (41.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (26.83%) CCEA
9 9 (21.95%) NCDA
9 9 (21.95%) NCIE
10 8 (19.51%) VTSP
10 8 (19.51%) CCAA
11 5 (12.20%) VCAP
11 5 (12.20%) CCIA
12 2 (4.88%) Degree
12 2 (4.88%) MCSA
13 1 (2.44%) VCDX
13 1 (2.44%) HP AIS
13 1 (2.44%) HP ASE
System Software
1 34 (82.93%) Active Directory
2 30 (73.17%) Hyper-V
3 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (43.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (41.46%) XenApp
6 9 (21.95%) vSphere
7 8 (19.51%) vCloud
8 2 (4.88%) XenServer
8 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) SCCM
2 10 (24.39%) SCVMM
3 7 (17.07%) AppDNA
4 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
3 23 (56.10%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco
5 11 (26.83%) NetApp
6 9 (21.95%) EMC
7 4 (9.76%) 3PAR
8 3 (7.32%) AppSense
9 2 (4.88%) IBM
9 2 (4.88%) HP
9 2 (4.88%) Dell
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