The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 120 115 140
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 99 100 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.77% 1.84% 1.39%
As % of the System Software category 17.31% 17.83% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 82 84 57
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £51,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.62% +3.75%
XenApp
England

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

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
572 561 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.22% 10.33% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 475 506 395
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XenApp
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenApp Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XenApp
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenApp across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

XenApp Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

XenApp
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Birmingham -20 46 £43,000 -14.00% 3
Coventry +1 14 £38,500 -3.75% 5
Shropshire +1 9 £28,000 -15.15% 1
Staffordshire -2 8 £26,250 -47.50%
Wolverhampton +4 7 £24,000 -52.00%
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Solihull -1 5 £25,000 - 2
Worcestershire -7 2 £34,750 +3.73%
Walsall - 1 £23,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £23,000 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing XenApp 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 XenApp.

1 183 (99.46%) Citrix
2 158 (85.87%) Windows
3 122 (66.30%) VMware
4 118 (64.13%) Microsoft
5 97 (52.72%) Active Directory
6 92 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 87 (47.28%) XenDesktop
8 82 (44.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 76 (41.30%) MS Exchange
10 62 (33.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 62 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 60 (32.61%) MCSE
12 57 (30.98%) MS Excel
13 54 (29.35%) vSphere
13 54 (29.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 53 (28.80%) HP
15 52 (28.26%) Hyper-V
16 50 (27.17%) Exchange Server 2010
17 48 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
18 47 (25.54%) Cisco
19 46 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 43 (23.37%) ITIL
21 42 (22.83%) NetApp
21 42 (22.83%) Windows 7
22 41 (22.28%) CCA
22 41 (22.28%) Firewall
23 40 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
24 37 (20.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
25 34 (18.48%) NetScaler
26 33 (17.93%) Exchange Server 2007

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing XenApp 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 XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (41.30%) MS Exchange
2 50 (27.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (20.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 33 (17.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2000
7 14 (7.61%) Lync
8 9 (4.89%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (30.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (22.28%) Firewall
2 34 (18.48%) NetScaler
3 33 (17.93%) WAN
4 31 (16.85%) LAN
4 31 (16.85%) DNS
5 29 (15.76%) SAN
6 22 (11.96%) TCP/IP
7 20 (10.87%) DHCP
7 20 (10.87%) VoIP
8 14 (7.61%) 3G
8 14 (7.61%) Broadband
8 14 (7.61%) iSCSI
9 12 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (5.43%) NAS
11 9 (4.89%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.26%) MPLS
13 5 (2.72%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (2.72%) VLAN
13 5 (2.72%) VPN
14 4 (2.17%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) ProC
General
1 16 (8.70%) Finance
2 14 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.52%) Retail
4 6 (3.26%) Legal
5 5 (2.72%) Law
6 2 (1.09%) Local Government
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (25.54%) Consultant
2 44 (23.91%) Support Engineer
3 25 (13.59%) Analyst
4 22 (11.96%) Architect
5 19 (10.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 18 (9.78%) IT Support
7 15 (8.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (8.15%) Service Analyst
8 14 (7.61%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (7.61%) Citrix Consultant
9 12 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (5.43%) Senior Support Engineer
11 9 (4.89%) Senior IT Support
11 9 (4.89%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (4.89%) Network Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.35%) Virtualisation Consultant
12 8 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 7 (3.80%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) Application Packaging
2 5 (2.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.85%) Blackberry
2 18 (9.78%) Clustering
3 17 (9.24%) PDA
4 7 (3.80%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.26%) Replication
6 5 (2.72%) FlexPod
6 5 (2.72%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.72%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.09%) PKI
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 158 (85.87%) Windows
2 82 (44.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (29.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (22.83%) Windows 7
6 26 (14.13%) Windows XP
7 14 (7.61%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.89%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.26%) Linux
10 3 (1.63%) Android
11 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.37%) ITIL
2 25 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (10.33%) Service Management
4 18 (9.78%) Migration
5 14 (7.61%) Asset Management
6 11 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (5.98%) Coaching
7 10 (5.43%) Change Control
8 5 (2.72%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (2.17%) CRM
10 3 (1.63%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (1.63%) Network Management
10 3 (1.63%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (1.63%) Operations Management
11 2 (1.09%) Time Management
11 2 (1.09%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.09%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.09%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (1.09%) Performance Monitoring
12 1 (0.54%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.41%) SQL
2 18 (9.78%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.98%) VBScript
3 11 (5.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (33.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (32.61%) MCSE
3 48 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
4 46 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (22.28%) CCA
6 21 (11.41%) CCNA
6 21 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (11.41%) Security Cleared
7 17 (9.24%) CCEE
7 17 (9.24%) SC Cleared
8 14 (7.61%) MCP
9 13 (7.07%) MCITP
10 10 (5.43%) MCSA
11 7 (3.80%) MCTS
11 7 (3.80%) CCIA
12 6 (3.26%) VCAP
12 6 (3.26%) NCDA
13 5 (2.72%) CCEA
14 4 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.63%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.78%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (52.72%) Active Directory
2 92 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (47.28%) XenDesktop
4 54 (29.35%) vSphere
5 52 (28.26%) Hyper-V
6 28 (15.22%) VMware ESX
7 25 (13.59%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (10.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (9.24%) XenServer
10 11 (5.98%) Terminal Services
11 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (3.26%) UAG
14 5 (2.72%) IAG
15 4 (2.17%) ISA Server
15 4 (2.17%) VMware Server
16 3 (1.63%) vCloud
17 1 (0.54%) Xen
17 1 (0.54%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 29 (15.76%) SCCM
2 18 (9.78%) XenMobile
3 16 (8.70%) SCOM
3 16 (8.70%) Backup Exec
4 10 (5.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (4.35%) SCOrch
6 7 (3.80%) WSUS
7 5 (2.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.72%) Cacti
7 5 (2.72%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.17%) ARCserve
9 3 (1.63%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.09%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.09%) SCSM
11 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.54%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 183 (99.46%) Citrix
2 122 (66.30%) VMware
3 118 (64.13%) Microsoft
4 53 (28.80%) HP
5 47 (25.54%) Cisco
6 42 (22.83%) NetApp
7 29 (15.76%) AppSense
8 27 (14.67%) EMC
9 16 (8.70%) LANDesk
10 15 (8.15%) IBM
10 15 (8.15%) Symantec
11 13 (7.07%) McAfee
12 12 (6.52%) Fujitsu
13 9 (4.89%) Mitel
13 9 (4.89%) SonicWALL
13 9 (4.89%) CheckPoint
13 9 (4.89%) Siemens
13 9 (4.89%) Apple
14 7 (3.80%) Dell
15 6 (3.26%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Trinity
Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago