The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 65 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.45% 0.22% 1.70%
As % of the System Software category 2.94% 2.27% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
XenDesktop
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 15.14% 9.50% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 63 30 45
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Warrington

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (55.00%) IIS
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco
9 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (30.00%) HP
9 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (30.00%) Security Management
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
10 5 (25.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) SAN
10 5 (25.00%) C
10 5 (25.00%) C#
10 5 (25.00%) C++
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 11 (55.00%) IIS
2 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
1 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Security Management
1 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (15.00%) Line Management
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) VBScript
4 4 (20.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
2 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) AppSense
4 4 (20.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee