The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 84 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.62% 0.26% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 4.80% 2.27% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
XenDesktop
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 South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
125 88 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.98% 11.52% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 97 62 78
Average salary £34,000 £29,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.25% -30.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,300 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Sheffield -13 6 £67,500 +42.10%
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 39 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (79.49%) VMware
3 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 30 (76.92%) CCA
3 30 (76.92%) Citrix Certification
3 30 (76.92%) Hyper-V
4 28 (71.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
5 25 (64.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (56.41%) Cisco
6 22 (56.41%) NetApp
7 21 (53.85%) MCSE
7 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (53.85%) MCTS
7 21 (53.85%) MCITP
8 19 (48.72%) Windows
8 19 (48.72%) EMC
8 19 (48.72%) WAAS
8 19 (48.72%) NCDA
8 19 (48.72%) NCIE
8 19 (48.72%) VTSP
8 19 (48.72%) vCloud
8 19 (48.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
9 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (43.59%) vSphere
10 16 (41.03%) CCEA
11 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (35.90%) XenApp

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
1 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (17.95%) Lync
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) WAAS
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (20.51%) NetScaler
3 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.13%) NAS
5 2 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Architect
1 20 (51.28%) Consultant
2 12 (30.77%) Virtualisation Architect
2 12 (30.77%) Storage Architect
2 12 (30.77%) Storage Solutions Architect
2 12 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Technology Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) FlexPod Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Application Packaging
2 3 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Celerra
1 12 (30.77%) CLARiiON
2 7 (17.95%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows 8
2 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.69%) ITIL
1 3 (7.69%) CRM
1 3 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
1 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (5.13%) Project Management
2 2 (5.13%) Migration
2 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 30 (76.92%) CCA
1 30 (76.92%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (64.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (53.85%) MCSE
3 21 (53.85%) MCTS
3 21 (53.85%) MCITP
4 19 (48.72%) NCDA
4 19 (48.72%) NCIE
4 19 (48.72%) VTSP
5 16 (41.03%) CCEA
6 14 (35.90%) CCEE
7 12 (30.77%) VCAP
7 12 (30.77%) CCIA
8 4 (10.26%) CCAA
9 2 (5.13%) Degree
9 2 (5.13%) MCSA
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) Hyper-V
1 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 28 (71.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (48.72%) vCloud
4 17 (43.59%) vSphere
5 14 (35.90%) XenApp
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 5 (12.82%) XenMobile
3 4 (10.26%) SCVMM
4 3 (7.69%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 39 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (79.49%) VMware
3 22 (56.41%) Cisco
3 22 (56.41%) NetApp
4 19 (48.72%) EMC
5 12 (30.77%) 3PAR
6 5 (12.82%) AppSense
7 3 (7.69%) IBM