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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 189 160 127
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -33
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 21 26 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.63% 1.52%
As % of the System Software category 3.80% 6.42% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 44
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.55% -10.00%
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
553 405 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.07% 9.77% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 479 330 473
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +12 14 - -
Birmingham -27 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Coventry -29 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Dudley - 2 £42,500 -
Walsall - 2 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 50 (90.91%) Citrix
2 45 (81.82%) XenApp
3 44 (80.00%) VMware
4 41 (74.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (70.91%) Windows
6 32 (58.18%) Citrix Certification
7 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 28 (50.91%) CCA
9 26 (47.27%) CCEE
10 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
11 22 (40.00%) vSphere
12 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
13 20 (36.36%) CCIA
13 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
14 19 (34.55%) Windows 7
15 17 (30.91%) Cisco
16 16 (29.09%) NetApp
16 16 (29.09%) AppSense
17 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
17 15 (27.27%) HP
17 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
18 14 (25.45%) NetScaler
18 14 (25.45%) XenMobile
19 13 (23.64%) EMC
19 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
19 13 (23.64%) Fujitsu
20 12 (21.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (21.82%) SQL Server

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.73%) Lync
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) NetScaler
2 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) WAAS
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (9.09%) FTP
4 4 (7.27%) SAN
4 4 (7.27%) VoIP
4 4 (7.27%) WAN
5 3 (5.45%) LAN
5 3 (5.45%) DNS
6 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.82%) Network Security
6 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.82%) IPsec
6 1 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.82%) IPv4
6 1 (1.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Architect
2 14 (25.45%) Citrix Architect
3 13 (23.64%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Virtualisation Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) FlexPod Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Storage Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Technology Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (5.45%) IT Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) FlexPod
1 3 (5.45%) Celerra
1 3 (5.45%) Handset
1 3 (5.45%) CLARiiON
2 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.64%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) Windows 7
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.09%) Line Management
3 5 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (9.09%) Change Management
4 4 (7.27%) Operations Management
4 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.45%) CRM
6 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.64%) Release Management
6 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.64%) Data Governance
7 1 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.82%) Change Control
7 1 (1.82%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.82%) Network Design
7 1 (1.82%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (58.18%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (50.91%) CCA
3 26 (47.27%) CCEE
4 20 (36.36%) CCIA
5 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
7 12 (21.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (21.82%) MCSE
7 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (18.18%) VTSP
9 7 (12.73%) VCAP
9 7 (12.73%) CCEA
10 6 (10.91%) NCDA
10 6 (10.91%) NCIE
11 5 (9.09%) MCITP
11 5 (9.09%) MCTS
12 4 (7.27%) VCP5
13 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.82%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (5.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 45 (81.82%) XenApp
2 41 (74.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 22 (40.00%) vSphere
5 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
6 20 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (18.18%) vCloud
8 8 (14.55%) XenServer
9 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (3.64%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.82%) IAG
11 1 (1.82%) UAG
11 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) XenMobile
2 8 (14.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (12.73%) Backup Exec
4 5 (9.09%) SCDPM
4 5 (9.09%) SCOrch
4 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.45%) SCCM
6 1 (1.82%) Cacti
6 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (90.91%) Citrix
2 44 (80.00%) VMware
3 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 17 (30.91%) Cisco
5 16 (29.09%) NetApp
5 16 (29.09%) AppSense
6 15 (27.27%) HP
7 13 (23.64%) EMC
7 13 (23.64%) Fujitsu
8 8 (14.55%) Symantec
9 6 (10.91%) IBM
10 4 (7.27%) Avaya
10 4 (7.27%) Dell
11 3 (5.45%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.82%) ProCurve
13 1 (1.82%) Veeam
13 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.82%) Apple
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