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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 180 150 164
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +14
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 40 65 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 1.21% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 7.86% 12.90% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £64,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
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
509 504 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.86% 9.37% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 446 435 529
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 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 6 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
Solihull +19 10 - -
Birmingham -23 9 £35,000 -16.66%
Herefordshire -1 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Shropshire - 8 £40,000 -
Coventry -31 6 £33,500 -11.84%
Wolverhampton +4 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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 79 (100.00%) Citrix
2 78 (98.73%) XenApp
3 76 (96.20%) VMware
4 68 (86.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (86.08%) Windows
5 45 (56.96%) AppSense
6 40 (50.63%) Citrix Certification
7 39 (49.37%) CCA
8 37 (46.84%) SC Cleared
8 37 (46.84%) Security Cleared
9 34 (43.04%) Windows 7
9 34 (43.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 33 (41.77%) Active Directory
11 25 (31.65%) CCEE
11 25 (31.65%) CCIA
11 25 (31.65%) Fujitsu
12 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
14 20 (25.32%) SCCM
14 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (18.99%) vSphere
16 14 (17.72%) Cisco
16 14 (17.72%) Dell
16 14 (17.72%) MS Exchange
16 14 (17.72%) SAN
17 13 (16.46%) Firewall
18 11 (13.92%) NetApp
18 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
19 10 (12.66%) XenServer

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 14 (17.72%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.06%) Lync
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) SAN
2 13 (16.46%) Firewall
3 7 (8.86%) IPsec
3 7 (8.86%) IPv4
4 5 (6.33%) NetScaler
5 4 (5.06%) MPLS
6 3 (3.80%) DNS
6 3 (3.80%) LAN
6 3 (3.80%) WAN
6 3 (3.80%) DHCP
6 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.80%) NAS
6 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.53%) VPN
8 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Architect
2 33 (41.77%) Citrix Architect
3 10 (12.66%) Consultant
4 9 (11.39%) Citrix Specialist
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.80%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Installations Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) CGI
2 1 (1.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Thin Client
1 7 (8.86%) Fat Client
1 7 (8.86%) HP StoreVirtual
2 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.06%) GIS
4 3 (3.80%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 68 (86.08%) Windows
2 34 (43.04%) Windows 7
3 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.33%) Linux
7 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.27%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.13%) ITIL
2 7 (8.86%) Migration
3 4 (5.06%) Service Management
3 4 (5.06%) ITSM
3 4 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (5.06%) Business Development
4 3 (3.80%) Change Management
4 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (3.80%) Network Design
4 3 (3.80%) Project Planning
5 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.53%) Project Management
5 2 (2.53%) Supplier Management
5 2 (2.53%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.27%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.27%) Time Management
6 1 (1.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.27%) Process Management
6 1 (1.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (50.63%) Citrix Certification
2 39 (49.37%) CCA
3 37 (46.84%) SC Cleared
3 37 (46.84%) Security Cleared
4 25 (31.65%) CCEE
4 25 (31.65%) CCIA
5 8 (10.13%) MCITP
5 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (8.86%) MCSE
7 6 (7.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.53%) MCSA
9 1 (1.27%) MCP
9 1 (1.27%) CCEA
9 1 (1.27%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (98.73%) XenApp
2 68 (86.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (43.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 33 (41.77%) Active Directory
5 15 (18.99%) vSphere
6 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
7 10 (12.66%) Terminal Services
7 10 (12.66%) XenServer
8 7 (8.86%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (8.86%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (25.32%) SCCM
2 10 (12.66%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) Citrix
2 76 (96.20%) VMware
3 45 (56.96%) AppSense
4 25 (31.65%) Fujitsu
5 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
6 14 (17.72%) Cisco
6 14 (17.72%) Dell
7 11 (13.92%) NetApp
8 10 (12.66%) HP
9 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
9 7 (8.86%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.06%) Computacenter
11 3 (3.80%) Avaya
12 2 (2.53%) BT
13 1 (1.27%) WatchGuard
13 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
13 1 (1.27%) Symantec
13 1 (1.27%) Oracle
13 1 (1.27%) Veeam
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
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