The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 21 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 29 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 10.43% 2.84% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 61.70% 20.00% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
XenDesktop
West 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 Solihull region.

System Software Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.91% 14.18% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 29
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Solihull

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
1 37 (100.00%) Citrix
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 37 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 37 (100.00%) XenApp
2 35 (94.59%) Windows 7
2 35 (94.59%) SC Cleared
2 35 (94.59%) Microsoft App-V
2 35 (94.59%) AppSense
3 27 (72.97%) CCA
3 27 (72.97%) Citrix Certification
3 27 (72.97%) Fujitsu
3 27 (72.97%) CCEE
3 27 (72.97%) CCIA
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Data Governance
4 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.41%) Release Management
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) NetApp

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Citrix Architect
1 35 (94.59%) Architect
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
2 1 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (94.59%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.41%) Data Governance
1 2 (5.41%) Release Management
1 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
1 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
1 2 (5.41%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (94.59%) SC Cleared
3 27 (72.97%) CCA
3 27 (72.97%) Citrix Certification
3 27 (72.97%) CCEE
3 27 (72.97%) CCIA
System Software
1 37 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 37 (100.00%) XenApp
2 35 (94.59%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Citrix
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (94.59%) AppSense
3 27 (72.97%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.41%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Dell