The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 126 137 112
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 84 72 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 1.30% 1.96%
As % of the System Software category 17.07% 12.06% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 72
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
492 597 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.19% 10.82% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 423 532 430
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
XenApp
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -6 19 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Coventry +1 17 £38,500 +11.01% 2
Shropshire +9 13 £37,500 +10.29%
West Bromwich - 13 £18,750 - 1
Solihull -8 8 £60,000 +58.94%
Staffordshire -10 5 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Herefordshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire +13 2 - -
Worcestershire -1 1 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Wolverhampton -10 1 £35,000 -
Walsall - 1 £28,000 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 137 (99.28%) Citrix
2 105 (76.09%) Windows
3 85 (61.59%) Microsoft
3 85 (61.59%) VMware
4 75 (54.35%) XenDesktop
5 69 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 57 (41.30%) Active Directory
7 52 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (32.61%) MS Excel
10 43 (31.16%) MS Exchange
11 41 (29.71%) HP
11 41 (29.71%) Windows 7
12 40 (28.99%) vSphere
13 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 38 (27.54%) MCSE
14 37 (26.81%) Cisco
14 37 (26.81%) Hyper-V
15 35 (25.36%) Citrix Certification
16 32 (23.19%) ITIL
16 32 (23.19%) LAN
16 32 (23.19%) WAN
16 32 (23.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 31 (22.46%) NetApp
18 30 (21.74%) Firewall
18 30 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
19 28 (20.29%) SCCM
19 28 (20.29%) AppSense
20 27 (19.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 27 (19.57%) SAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 43 (31.16%) MS Exchange
2 30 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (7.25%) Lync
7 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.19%) LAN
1 32 (23.19%) WAN
2 30 (21.74%) Firewall
3 27 (19.57%) DNS
3 27 (19.57%) SAN
4 24 (17.39%) NetScaler
5 21 (15.22%) VoIP
6 17 (12.32%) DHCP
7 15 (10.87%) TCP/IP
8 14 (10.14%) Broadband
8 14 (10.14%) 3G
9 10 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (6.52%) iSCSI
11 8 (5.80%) NAS
12 6 (4.35%) Unified Communications
12 6 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (3.62%) VLAN
13 5 (3.62%) VPN
13 5 (3.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) MySQL
3 2 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (10.14%) Telecoms
1 14 (10.14%) Finance
2 13 (9.42%) Retail
3 3 (2.17%) Law
4 2 (1.45%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (26.81%) Consultant
2 34 (24.64%) Support Engineer
3 27 (19.57%) Analyst
4 23 (16.67%) Architect
5 19 (13.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (12.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (11.59%) Service Analyst
7 16 (11.59%) Service Desk Analyst
8 15 (10.87%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 10 (7.25%) IT Support
10 8 (5.80%) Citrix Consultant
10 8 (5.80%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (5.80%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (5.07%) Senior Architect
12 6 (4.35%) Senior IT Support
12 6 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.80%) Application Packaging
2 6 (4.35%) COM
3 1 (0.72%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Blackberry
2 17 (12.32%) PDA
3 9 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.07%) Clustering
5 6 (4.35%) Replication
6 5 (3.62%) FlexPod
7 4 (2.90%) PKI
8 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.17%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.45%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.45%) Celerra
10 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 105 (76.09%) Windows
2 52 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (29.71%) Windows 7
4 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.35%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.17%) Linux
9 3 (2.17%) Android
10 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) ITIL
2 16 (11.59%) Migration
3 15 (10.87%) Asset Management
4 13 (9.42%) Service Management
4 13 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (7.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.62%) Network Management
8 4 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.17%) Change Control
10 2 (1.45%) Time Management
10 2 (1.45%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.45%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.45%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (1.45%) TOGAF
10 2 (1.45%) Supplier Management
10 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.14%) SQL
2 7 (5.07%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.90%) VBScript
3 4 (2.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (27.54%) MCSE
3 35 (25.36%) Citrix Certification
4 32 (23.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (16.67%) CCA
6 19 (13.77%) CCEE
7 18 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 16 (11.59%) MCITP
8 16 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (10.87%) CCNA
9 15 (10.87%) CCIA
10 8 (5.80%) SC Cleared
11 7 (5.07%) CCAA
11 7 (5.07%) MCTS
12 6 (4.35%) CCEA
12 6 (4.35%) VCAP
12 6 (4.35%) VCDX
13 5 (3.62%) NCDA
14 4 (2.90%) MCP
15 3 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) COBIT
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (54.35%) XenDesktop
2 69 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (41.30%) Active Directory
4 40 (28.99%) vSphere
5 37 (26.81%) Hyper-V
6 26 (18.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (15.94%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (14.49%) XenServer
9 16 (11.59%) VMware ESX
10 7 (5.07%) UAG
11 6 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (4.35%) IAG
12 5 (3.62%) Terminal Services
12 5 (3.62%) ISA Server
13 4 (2.90%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (1.45%) vCloud
15 1 (0.72%) KVM
15 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (20.29%) SCCM
2 17 (12.32%) SCOM
3 14 (10.14%) Backup Exec
4 8 (5.80%) WSUS
4 8 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (5.80%) XenMobile
5 6 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (4.35%) Cacti
6 3 (2.17%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.45%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.45%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.45%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.45%) SCSM
7 2 (1.45%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 137 (99.28%) Citrix
2 85 (61.59%) Microsoft
2 85 (61.59%) VMware
3 41 (29.71%) HP
4 37 (26.81%) Cisco
5 31 (22.46%) NetApp
6 28 (20.29%) AppSense
7 19 (13.77%) EMC
8 16 (11.59%) LANDesk
9 14 (10.14%) Symantec
10 13 (9.42%) McAfee
10 13 (9.42%) Fujitsu
11 10 (7.25%) IBM
12 6 (4.35%) Mitel
12 6 (4.35%) Siemens
12 6 (4.35%) Apple
12 6 (4.35%) CheckPoint
12 6 (4.35%) SolarWinds
13 5 (3.62%) Kaspersky
13 5 (3.62%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum £5k & Bonus, Car, Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Great Corporate Benefits Package & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £5.4k Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
Kingspan
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago