The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop 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 XenDesktop over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 210 198 180
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 19 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 3.25% 2.67% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 16
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -13.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -11.11%
XenDesktop
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
585 636 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.28% 12.57% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 461 568 348
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -18.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

XenDesktop
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 XenDesktop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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 +4 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Coventry -2 10 £62,000 +47.61% 1
Dudley -2 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Walsall -8 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Wolverhampton - 4 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 30 (100.00%) Citrix
2 29 (96.67%) XenApp
3 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
5 17 (56.67%) VMware
6 15 (50.00%) NetScaler
7 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 14 (46.67%) Cisco
8 13 (43.33%) SAN
8 13 (43.33%) NetApp
9 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 12 (40.00%) VPN
9 12 (40.00%) Firewall
10 11 (36.67%) Thin Client
10 11 (36.67%) Fat Client
11 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 10 (33.33%) Windows
12 9 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (30.00%) AppSense
13 8 (26.67%) CCA
13 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
13 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
13 8 (26.67%) vSphere
14 7 (23.33%) XenServer
14 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
14 7 (23.33%) Presales
14 7 (23.33%) LAN
14 7 (23.33%) ITIL

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) IaaS
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 13 (43.33%) SAN
3 12 (40.00%) Firewall
3 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (40.00%) VPN
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) LAN
4 7 (23.33%) MPLS
5 6 (20.00%) BGP
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (20.00%) Network Security
5 6 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.67%) IPsec
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) IT Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Fat Client
1 11 (36.67%) Thin Client
2 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
1 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
1 7 (23.33%) Presales
2 6 (20.00%) Validation
3 4 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (26.67%) CCA
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.00%) MCSA
4 6 (20.00%) MCSE
5 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (13.33%) CCIE
7 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) CCNP
8 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (96.67%) XenApp
2 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (26.67%) vSphere
5 7 (23.33%) XenServer
6 6 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (20.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) EdgeSight
1 6 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (56.67%) VMware
4 14 (46.67%) Cisco
5 13 (43.33%) NetApp
6 9 (30.00%) AppSense
7 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (20.00%) EMC
7 6 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (20.00%) ProCurve
7 6 (20.00%) SonicWALL
8 5 (16.67%) F5
8 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.33%) Altiris
9 1 (3.33%) BT
9 1 (3.33%) Computacenter
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec
Evesham, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago