The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 71 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 1 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 4.56% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 27.10% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 27 6
Average salary - £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
XenDesktop
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 107 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.77% 16.82% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 56 100 39
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £26,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) SCCM
1 15 (100.00%) SCOM
1 15 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 15 (100.00%) XenApp
1 15 (100.00%) High Availability
2 14 (93.33%) Office 365
2 14 (93.33%) vMotion
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 14 (93.33%) vSphere
2 14 (93.33%) SaaS
2 14 (93.33%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (93.33%) Lync
2 14 (93.33%) Unified Communications
2 14 (93.33%) SCVMM
2 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (93.33%) Change Management
2 14 (93.33%) Migration
2 14 (93.33%) CommVault
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) SLA
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) MS Office
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (93.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) SaaS
1 14 (93.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (93.33%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) High Availability
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) Change Management
2 14 (93.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 15 (100.00%) XenApp
2 14 (93.33%) vSphere
2 14 (93.33%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) SCCM
1 15 (100.00%) SCOM
2 14 (93.33%) SCVMM
2 14 (93.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) CommVault
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) IBM