The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 70 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.17% 0.71% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.50% 7.55% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 53 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.78% 9.45% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 34
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,143 £18,900 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenDesktop
West Midlands

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Staffordshire

XenDesktop
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Email Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware