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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 219 209 154
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -55
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 19 26 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.44% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 2.74% 4.84% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 58
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £47,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
694 537 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.33% 9.08% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 566 473 454
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,075 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Shropshire -14 8 £45,000 +8.43%
Coventry +6 6 £65,000 +65.60% 1
Birmingham -14 4 £43,750 +20.68%
Herefordshire -10 1 £37,500 -18.91%
Worcestershire - 1 £37,500 - 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (86.96%) XenApp
3 31 (67.39%) NetScaler
4 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
5 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
5 22 (47.83%) VPN
5 22 (47.83%) Windows
6 21 (45.65%) SLA
6 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
7 19 (41.30%) SAN
7 19 (41.30%) Firewall
7 19 (41.30%) VMware
7 19 (41.30%) vSphere
7 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
8 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 18 (39.13%) WAN
9 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
10 16 (34.78%) DHCP
10 16 (34.78%) LAN
10 16 (34.78%) ITIL
10 16 (34.78%) DNS
11 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
11 15 (32.61%) SCOM
12 14 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (28.26%) AppSense
13 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (28.26%) EMC
14 12 (26.09%) assyst

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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.70%) IIS
5 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (26.09%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) IaaS
1 7 (15.22%) SaaS
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (67.39%) NetScaler
2 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 22 (47.83%) VPN
3 19 (41.30%) Firewall
3 19 (41.30%) SAN
4 18 (39.13%) WAN
5 16 (34.78%) DHCP
5 16 (34.78%) DNS
5 16 (34.78%) LAN
6 12 (26.09%) MPLS
7 8 (17.39%) BGP
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (17.39%) EIGRP
8 7 (15.22%) VLAN
9 5 (10.87%) IPsec
9 5 (10.87%) L2TP
9 5 (10.87%) Network Security
9 5 (10.87%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Technical Leader
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Technician
5 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Technician
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Exchange Technician
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.74%) Fat Client
2 10 (21.74%) Thin Client
3 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
4 7 (15.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
6 4 (8.70%) Unix
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Validation
3 9 (19.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 9 (19.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 8 (17.39%) Change Management
5 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.04%) Presales
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
7 5 (10.87%) Migration
7 5 (10.87%) Network Design
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.35%) Server Building
9 2 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (2.17%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 1 (2.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.22%) CCIE
3 6 (13.04%) MCSA
3 6 (13.04%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.87%) CCNA
4 5 (10.87%) MCITP
4 5 (10.87%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) CCA
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) MCP
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (45.65%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (86.96%) XenApp
2 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (41.30%) vSphere
4 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
5 14 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (15.22%) VMware ESX
6 7 (15.22%) XenServer
7 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) SCOM
2 12 (26.09%) EdgeSight
3 11 (23.91%) SCCM
4 6 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (10.87%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.35%) XenMobile
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (41.30%) VMware
4 13 (28.26%) AppSense
4 13 (28.26%) EMC
5 12 (26.09%) Cisco
6 11 (23.91%) NetApp
7 10 (21.74%) HP
7 10 (21.74%) ServiceNow
8 9 (19.57%) Ruckus Wireless
8 9 (19.57%) SonicWALL
9 7 (15.22%) F5
10 6 (13.04%) Symantec
11 5 (10.87%) AVG
11 5 (10.87%) Kaseya
11 5 (10.87%) Kaspersky
11 5 (10.87%) Sophos
12 4 (8.70%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (8.70%) Dell
13 3 (6.52%) IronPort
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 5 days ago