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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 218 216 153
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -63
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 16 9 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.17% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.37% 1.91% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 52
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £47,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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
674 470 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.66% 8.73% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 504 388 523
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Coventry +5 7 £65,000 +73.33%
Birmingham -28 4 - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £20,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 - 2
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 30 (83.33%) XenApp
3 22 (61.11%) DHCP
3 22 (61.11%) DNS
4 21 (58.33%) vSphere
5 20 (55.56%) Windows
5 20 (55.56%) NetScaler
6 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 18 (50.00%) SLA
6 18 (50.00%) Firewall
7 17 (47.22%) TCP/IP
7 17 (47.22%) VPN
8 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
9 15 (41.67%) SAN
9 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
9 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (41.67%) VMware
10 13 (36.11%) MPLS
10 13 (36.11%) Cisco
11 11 (30.56%) SCCM
11 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (27.78%) SCOM
12 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
12 10 (27.78%) WAN
12 10 (27.78%) EMC
12 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
12 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (25.00%) BGP
13 9 (25.00%) EIGRP

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 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (16.67%) IIS
5 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) IaaS
1 8 (22.22%) SaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) DHCP
1 22 (61.11%) DNS
2 20 (55.56%) NetScaler
3 18 (50.00%) Firewall
4 17 (47.22%) TCP/IP
4 17 (47.22%) VPN
5 15 (41.67%) SAN
6 13 (36.11%) MPLS
7 10 (27.78%) WAN
8 9 (25.00%) BGP
8 9 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 9 (25.00%) LAN
9 5 (13.89%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (11.11%) NAS
10 4 (11.11%) Network Security
10 4 (11.11%) Skype
10 4 (11.11%) Wireless
10 4 (11.11%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Consultant
1 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 6 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 5 (13.89%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Manager
5 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Change Management
2 5 (13.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (13.89%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (13.89%) Validation
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) Network Design
3 4 (11.11%) Presales
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Server Building
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.22%) CCIE
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (8.33%) MCITP
4 3 (8.33%) MCSE
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.56%) CCA
5 2 (5.56%) MCTS
6 1 (2.78%) CCNA
6 1 (2.78%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 30 (83.33%) XenApp
2 21 (58.33%) vSphere
3 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.89%) XenServer
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.56%) Terminal Server
6 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) SCCM
2 10 (27.78%) SCOM
3 5 (13.89%) EdgeSight
4 2 (5.56%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (41.67%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco
4 10 (27.78%) EMC
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.22%) F5
6 6 (16.67%) NetApp
7 5 (13.89%) AppSense
7 5 (13.89%) Dell
7 5 (13.89%) HP
7 5 (13.89%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (13.89%) SonicWALL
8 4 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (11.11%) Altiris
9 3 (8.33%) IronPort
9 3 (8.33%) MobileIron
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle
11 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
11 1 (2.78%) Kaseya
11 1 (2.78%) Kaspersky
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