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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 11 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 1.97% 2.51% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 12
Median salary £50,250 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.62% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.62% -1.23%

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
559 557 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.48% 10.70% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 424 431 583
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £52,050 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 7 £52,500 +26.50%
Staffordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (87.10%) XenApp
3 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) Windows
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
5 18 (58.06%) VMware
6 17 (54.84%) DNS
6 17 (54.84%) DHCP
6 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
7 16 (51.61%) Firewall
8 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
8 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
9 13 (41.94%) VPN
10 10 (32.26%) NetApp
10 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
10 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
10 10 (32.26%) Cisco
10 10 (32.26%) vSphere
11 9 (29.03%) HP
11 9 (29.03%) SAN
12 8 (25.81%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (22.58%) BGP
13 7 (22.58%) Dell
13 7 (22.58%) WAN
13 7 (22.58%) SCOM
14 6 (19.35%) VLAN
14 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
14 6 (19.35%) XenServer
14 6 (19.35%) LAN

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) IaaS
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) DHCP
1 17 (54.84%) DNS
2 16 (51.61%) Firewall
3 13 (41.94%) VPN
4 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
5 9 (29.03%) SAN
6 7 (22.58%) BGP
6 7 (22.58%) WAN
7 6 (19.35%) LAN
7 6 (19.35%) NetScaler
7 6 (19.35%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (19.35%) VLAN
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.90%) EIGRP
8 4 (12.90%) MPLS
9 3 (9.68%) IPv4
9 3 (9.68%) OSPF
9 3 (9.68%) RIP
9 3 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Citrix Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Support
4 2 (6.45%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (12.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.68%) Statistics
2 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
2 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.45%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (12.90%) Validation
2 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (9.68%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (9.68%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (6.45%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Design
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCSE
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) CCIE
4 2 (6.45%) CCA
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) XenApp
2 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
5 10 (32.26%) vSphere
6 6 (19.35%) XenServer
7 3 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (6.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCOM
2 5 (16.13%) EdgeSight
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) NetApp
5 9 (29.03%) HP
6 7 (22.58%) Dell
7 4 (12.90%) Altiris
7 4 (12.90%) AppSense
7 4 (12.90%) EMC
7 4 (12.90%) EqualLogic
7 4 (12.90%) F5
8 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.68%) IBM
8 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle
10 1 (3.23%) Polycom