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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 159 159 140
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 57 49 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.92% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 11.90% 9.92% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 39
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
479 494 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.93% 9.30% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 399 436 511
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,850 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
Solihull +20 22 - -
Birmingham -13 12 £38,500 -6.09% 2
Herefordshire +3 11 £42,500 +6.25%
Shropshire - 8 £38,500 -
Coventry -21 7 £33,500 -10.66%
Wolverhampton +10 1 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Walsall - 1 £50,000 - 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 78 (100.00%) Citrix
2 77 (98.72%) XenApp
3 74 (94.87%) VMware
4 69 (88.46%) Windows
5 66 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (58.97%) AppSense
7 41 (52.56%) CCA
7 41 (52.56%) Citrix Certification
8 40 (51.28%) Security Cleared
9 39 (50.00%) SC Cleared
10 37 (47.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 36 (46.15%) Windows 7
12 32 (41.03%) Active Directory
13 27 (34.62%) Fujitsu
13 27 (34.62%) CCEE
13 27 (34.62%) CCIA
14 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (26.92%) SCCM
15 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
18 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
18 14 (17.95%) Dell
19 13 (16.67%) vSphere
20 12 (15.38%) Cisco
20 12 (15.38%) SAN
20 12 (15.38%) Firewall
21 10 (12.82%) NetApp
21 10 (12.82%) ITIL
21 10 (12.82%) SCOM

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.13%) Lync
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) SAN
1 12 (15.38%) Firewall
2 6 (7.69%) IPv4
2 6 (7.69%) IPsec
3 4 (5.13%) DNS
3 4 (5.13%) WAN
3 4 (5.13%) MPLS
3 4 (5.13%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.85%) DHCP
4 3 (3.85%) LAN
5 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.56%) VPN
5 2 (2.56%) NAS
5 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.28%) Network Security
6 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.28%) Internet
6 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Architect
2 35 (44.87%) Citrix Architect
3 9 (11.54%) Citrix Specialist
4 6 (7.69%) Consultant
4 6 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Designer
7 3 (3.85%) Installations Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.56%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) CGI
2 1 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 6 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.13%) GIS
3 3 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 69 (88.46%) Windows
2 36 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.41%) Linux
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.82%) ITIL
2 6 (7.69%) Migration
3 4 (5.13%) ITSM
3 4 (5.13%) Service Management
3 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (5.13%) Business Development
4 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
4 3 (3.85%) Network Design
4 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.56%) Project Management
5 2 (2.56%) Change Management
5 2 (2.56%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.28%) Line Management
6 1 (1.28%) Data Governance
6 1 (1.28%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.28%) Release Management
6 1 (1.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (52.56%) CCA
1 41 (52.56%) Citrix Certification
2 40 (51.28%) Security Cleared
3 39 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 27 (34.62%) CCEE
4 27 (34.62%) CCIA
5 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.69%) MCITP
6 5 (6.41%) MCSE
7 4 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.56%) MCSA
9 1 (1.28%) CCAA
9 1 (1.28%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 77 (98.72%) XenApp
2 66 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (47.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 32 (41.03%) Active Directory
5 13 (16.67%) vSphere
6 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 9 (11.54%) Terminal Services
7 8 (10.26%) XenServer
8 6 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.56%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (26.92%) SCCM
2 10 (12.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.28%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Citrix
2 74 (94.87%) VMware
3 46 (58.97%) AppSense
4 27 (34.62%) Fujitsu
5 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
6 14 (17.95%) Dell
7 12 (15.38%) Cisco
8 10 (12.82%) NetApp
9 7 (8.97%) HP
10 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
10 6 (7.69%) SonicWALL
11 4 (5.13%) Computacenter
12 3 (3.85%) Avaya
13 2 (2.56%) BT
14 1 (1.28%) Symantec
14 1 (1.28%) Oracle
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