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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 205 146 176
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +30
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 69 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 1.28% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 3.75% 13.35% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 59 34
Average salary £40,000 £39,375 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
533 517 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.10% 9.57% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 467 454 530
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Birmingham -34 8 £36,250 -13.69% 2
Shropshire - 6 £38,250 -
Herefordshire -3 4 £46,250 +8.82%
Coventry -34 3 £33,500 -12.98%
Wolverhampton -3 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Dudley - 2 £40,000 -
Walsall - 2 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 75 (100.00%) Citrix
2 74 (98.67%) VMware
2 74 (98.67%) XenApp
3 66 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (86.67%) Windows
5 44 (58.67%) AppSense
6 38 (50.67%) Citrix Certification
7 37 (49.33%) CCA
8 35 (46.67%) SC Cleared
8 35 (46.67%) Security Cleared
9 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
10 31 (41.33%) Windows 7
10 31 (41.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 23 (30.67%) CCEE
11 23 (30.67%) Fujitsu
11 23 (30.67%) CCIA
12 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
13 20 (26.67%) SCCM
14 16 (21.33%) SAN
15 15 (20.00%) Dell
16 14 (18.67%) vSphere
16 14 (18.67%) Cisco
17 13 (17.33%) MS Exchange
18 12 (16.00%) NetApp
18 12 (16.00%) Firewall
18 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
19 10 (13.33%) Terminal Services

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (17.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.33%) Lync
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) SAN
2 12 (16.00%) Firewall
3 8 (10.67%) IPv4
4 7 (9.33%) IPsec
5 5 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.67%) MPLS
6 4 (5.33%) NAS
7 3 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.00%) DNS
7 3 (4.00%) DHCP
8 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.67%) VPN
8 2 (2.67%) LAN
8 2 (2.67%) WAN
8 2 (2.67%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.33%) LDAP
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) Architect
2 31 (41.33%) Citrix Architect
3 11 (14.67%) Consultant
4 9 (12.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 8 (10.67%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Installations Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) CGI
2 1 (1.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Thin Client
1 8 (10.67%) Fat Client
1 8 (10.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.33%) GIS
3 2 (2.67%) Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 65 (86.67%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) Windows 7
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.00%) ITIL
2 7 (9.33%) Migration
3 4 (5.33%) ITSM
3 4 (5.33%) Service Management
3 4 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (5.33%) Business Development
4 3 (4.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (4.00%) Change Management
4 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.67%) Project Management
5 2 (2.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.67%) Network Design
5 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.33%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.33%) Time Management
6 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (50.67%) Citrix Certification
2 37 (49.33%) CCA
3 35 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 35 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 23 (30.67%) CCEE
4 23 (30.67%) CCIA
5 8 (10.67%) MCITP
5 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.33%) MCSE
7 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.67%) MCSA
9 1 (1.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) CCEA
9 1 (1.33%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (98.67%) XenApp
2 66 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
4 31 (41.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (18.67%) vSphere
6 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (13.33%) Terminal Services
8 9 (12.00%) XenServer
9 7 (9.33%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) SCCM
2 10 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Citrix
2 74 (98.67%) VMware
3 44 (58.67%) AppSense
4 23 (30.67%) Fujitsu
5 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.00%) Dell
7 14 (18.67%) Cisco
8 12 (16.00%) NetApp
9 10 (13.33%) HP
10 7 (9.33%) CheckPoint
10 7 (9.33%) SonicWALL
11 4 (5.33%) Computacenter
12 3 (4.00%) BT
13 2 (2.67%) Avaya
14 1 (1.33%) Symantec
14 1 (1.33%) Oracle
14 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
14 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
14 1 (1.33%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 48k per year + car allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago