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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 50 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 15 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.28% 0.87% 4.74%
As % of the System Software category 19.48% 8.82% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 23
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
77 34 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 16.81% 9.91% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 56 20 59
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 15 September 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 33 (100.00%) Citrix
1 33 (100.00%) XenApp
2 27 (81.82%) Windows
3 22 (66.67%) VMware
4 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
5 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
7 16 (48.48%) SQL
8 15 (45.45%) IIS
8 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
10 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
11 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
12 11 (33.33%) QA
12 11 (33.33%) Finance
13 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
13 10 (30.30%) AppSense
13 10 (30.30%) Retail
13 10 (30.30%) Fujitsu
13 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
14 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (27.27%) VBScript
14 9 (27.27%) C
14 9 (27.27%) C#
14 9 (27.27%) C++
15 8 (24.24%) VB
15 8 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 15 (45.45%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
1 5 (15.15%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Retail
2 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Development Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Development Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Trainee
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.03%) Celerra
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Security Management
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Product Management
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
3 9 (27.27%) VBScript
3 9 (27.27%) C
3 9 (27.27%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) C++
4 8 (24.24%) VB
5 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.12%) MCSE
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CCEE
5 3 (9.09%) CCIA
6 2 (6.06%) CCA
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) MCTS
7 1 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (3.03%) HP AIS
7 1 (3.03%) HP MASE
7 1 (3.03%) VCDX
7 1 (3.03%) NCDA
7 1 (3.03%) NCIE
7 1 (3.03%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 33 (100.00%) XenApp
2 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
3 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) Xen
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) XenServer
6 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (30.30%) AppSense
3 10 (30.30%) Fujitsu
4 7 (21.21%) HP
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp