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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 137 136 113
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 77 71 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 1.28% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 15.65% 12.05% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 64 55 73
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 £28,000 £27,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +1.84%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
492 589 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.16% 10.60% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 433 529 423
Average salary £36,479 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 25 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 25 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 -17 18 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Coventry +3 17 £38,500 +11.01% 1
Shropshire +7 13 £37,500 +10.29%
West Bromwich - 8 £19,000 -
Solihull -7 6 £60,000 +62.16%
Staffordshire -8 6 £31,000 -31.11% 3
Herefordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +10 2 - -
Worcestershire -2 1 £35,000 +12.00% 3
Wolverhampton -3 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Walsall - 1 £28,000 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 140 (99.29%) Citrix
2 111 (78.72%) Windows
3 90 (63.83%) VMware
4 88 (62.41%) Microsoft
5 78 (55.32%) XenDesktop
6 72 (51.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 60 (42.55%) Active Directory
8 58 (41.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 48 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 45 (31.91%) MS Excel
11 43 (30.50%) MS Exchange
11 43 (30.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (29.79%) HP
12 42 (29.79%) MCSE
12 42 (29.79%) Windows 7
13 40 (28.37%) vSphere
13 40 (28.37%) Cisco
14 39 (27.66%) Citrix Certification
14 39 (27.66%) Hyper-V
15 33 (23.40%) NetApp
15 33 (23.40%) ITIL
15 33 (23.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 32 (22.70%) SCCM
16 32 (22.70%) LAN
16 32 (22.70%) WAN
16 32 (22.70%) Firewall
17 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
18 30 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (21.28%) AppSense
19 28 (19.86%) CCA

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (30.50%) MS Exchange
2 30 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (16.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (7.09%) Lync
7 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.84%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 45 (31.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.70%) LAN
1 32 (22.70%) WAN
1 32 (22.70%) Firewall
2 27 (19.15%) DNS
2 27 (19.15%) SAN
3 25 (17.73%) NetScaler
4 21 (14.89%) VoIP
5 17 (12.06%) DHCP
5 17 (12.06%) TCP/IP
6 14 (9.93%) 3G
6 14 (9.93%) Broadband
7 11 (7.80%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (7.80%) iSCSI
8 10 (7.09%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (7.09%) NAS
9 6 (4.26%) Unified Communications
9 6 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (3.55%) VLAN
10 5 (3.55%) VPN
10 5 (3.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) MySQL
3 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (9.93%) Telecoms
1 14 (9.93%) Finance
2 13 (9.22%) Retail
3 3 (2.13%) Law
4 2 (1.42%) Local Government
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (25.53%) Support Engineer
2 35 (24.82%) Consultant
3 26 (18.44%) Analyst
4 23 (16.31%) Architect
5 19 (13.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (12.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 15 (10.64%) Service Analyst
7 15 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (9.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 12 (8.51%) IT Support
10 10 (7.09%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (5.67%) Senior IT Support
11 8 (5.67%) Senior Support Engineer
11 8 (5.67%) Citrix Consultant
12 7 (4.96%) Senior Architect
12 7 (4.96%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (4.26%) Technical Architect
13 6 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
13 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.67%) Application Packaging
2 6 (4.26%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Blackberry
2 17 (12.06%) PDA
3 9 (6.38%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.96%) Clustering
5 6 (4.26%) Replication
6 5 (3.55%) FlexPod
7 4 (2.84%) PKI
8 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.13%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.42%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.42%) Celerra
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 111 (78.72%) Windows
2 58 (41.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (30.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (29.79%) Windows 7
5 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (16.31%) Windows XP
7 10 (7.09%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.26%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.13%) Linux
9 3 (2.13%) Android
10 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.40%) ITIL
2 15 (10.64%) Migration
2 15 (10.64%) Asset Management
2 15 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (9.22%) Service Management
4 11 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (3.55%) Network Management
6 5 (3.55%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (3.55%) Load Balancing
7 4 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.13%) Change Control
9 2 (1.42%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.42%) Time Management
9 2 (1.42%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (1.42%) TOGAF
9 2 (1.42%) Supplier Management
9 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (0.71%) Service Delivery
10 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.64%) SQL
2 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.84%) VBScript
3 4 (2.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (29.79%) MCSE
3 39 (27.66%) Citrix Certification
4 33 (23.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 28 (19.86%) CCA
6 18 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (12.77%) CCEE
7 17 (12.06%) CCNA
7 17 (12.06%) Security Cleared
8 15 (10.64%) MCITP
9 14 (9.93%) CCIA
10 8 (5.67%) SC Cleared
11 7 (4.96%) NCDA
11 7 (4.96%) MCTS
12 6 (4.26%) CCAA
13 5 (3.55%) VCDX
13 5 (3.55%) VCAP
13 5 (3.55%) MCSA
13 5 (3.55%) CCEA
14 4 (2.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.35%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) COBIT
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (55.32%) XenDesktop
2 72 (51.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (42.55%) Active Directory
4 40 (28.37%) vSphere
5 39 (27.66%) Hyper-V
6 26 (18.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 24 (17.02%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (13.48%) XenServer
9 18 (12.77%) VMware ESX
10 7 (4.96%) UAG
11 6 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (4.26%) IAG
12 5 (3.55%) ISA Server
13 4 (2.84%) Terminal Services
13 4 (2.84%) VMware Server
14 3 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (1.42%) vCloud
16 1 (0.71%) KVM
16 1 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 32 (22.70%) SCCM
2 19 (13.48%) SCOM
3 16 (11.35%) Backup Exec
4 8 (5.67%) WSUS
4 8 (5.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (5.67%) XenMobile
5 6 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (4.26%) Cacti
6 3 (2.13%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.42%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.42%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.42%) SCSM
7 2 (1.42%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 140 (99.29%) Citrix
2 90 (63.83%) VMware
3 88 (62.41%) Microsoft
4 42 (29.79%) HP
5 40 (28.37%) Cisco
6 33 (23.40%) NetApp
7 30 (21.28%) AppSense
8 21 (14.89%) EMC
9 16 (11.35%) LANDesk
10 14 (9.93%) Symantec
11 13 (9.22%) McAfee
11 13 (9.22%) Fujitsu
12 11 (7.80%) IBM
13 8 (5.67%) Mitel
13 8 (5.67%) Siemens
14 6 (4.26%) Apple
14 6 (4.26%) CheckPoint
14 6 (4.26%) SolarWinds
15 5 (3.55%) Kaspersky
15 5 (3.55%) Dell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + pension + Healtcare
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
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)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago