The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 182 177 157
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 22 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.49% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 3.57% 3.89% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 14
Average salary £27,500 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
617 566 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.65% 12.54% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 500 440 303
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,431
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the West Yorkshire region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
Leeds +2 21 £27,500 -37.14%
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 55 (98.21%) Citrix
2 49 (87.50%) XenApp
3 47 (83.93%) Citrix Certification
4 45 (80.36%) CCA
5 39 (69.64%) VMware
6 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
6 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
6 38 (67.86%) XenServer
7 37 (66.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (64.29%) SAN
9 33 (58.93%) Cisco
10 31 (55.36%) Hyper-V
11 30 (53.57%) vSphere
11 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
12 29 (51.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 26 (46.43%) MCITP
13 26 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2003
13 26 (46.43%) MCSE
13 26 (46.43%) MS Exchange
13 26 (46.43%) MS Excel
13 26 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (42.86%) SharePoint
14 24 (42.86%) VoIP
14 24 (42.86%) Dell
15 23 (41.07%) MCSA
15 23 (41.07%) Wireless
15 23 (41.07%) Backup Exec
15 23 (41.07%) Veeam
15 23 (41.07%) Riverbed
15 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2013

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 26 (46.43%) MS Exchange
1 26 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 24 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (46.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (64.29%) SAN
2 24 (42.86%) VoIP
3 23 (41.07%) Wireless
4 11 (19.64%) NetScaler
5 9 (16.07%) Network Security
6 8 (14.29%) NAS
7 6 (10.71%) WAAS
7 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.57%) Firewall
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.79%) MPLS
9 1 (1.79%) OSPF
9 1 (1.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Consultant
2 19 (33.93%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (28.57%) Technical Support
4 15 (26.79%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 10 (17.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Citrix Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 4 (7.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Citrix Support
9 4 (7.14%) Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) FlexPod Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Technology Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Virtualisation Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) CLARiiON
1 3 (5.36%) Celerra
1 3 (5.36%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.93%) ITIL
2 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (7.14%) Change Control
2 4 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 3 (5.36%) CRM
4 1 (1.79%) MOF
4 1 (1.79%) Service Management
4 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.79%) DevOps
4 1 (1.79%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) Java
1 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (83.93%) Citrix Certification
2 45 (80.36%) CCA
3 29 (51.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (46.43%) MCSE
4 26 (46.43%) MCITP
4 26 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (41.07%) MCSA
6 20 (35.71%) MCP
7 15 (26.79%) CCEE
7 15 (26.79%) CCIA
8 12 (21.43%) CCAA
9 10 (17.86%) CCEA
10 6 (10.71%) VTSP
10 6 (10.71%) NCDA
10 6 (10.71%) NCIE
11 3 (5.36%) VCAP
11 3 (5.36%) MCTS
System Software
1 49 (87.50%) XenApp
2 38 (67.86%) XenServer
2 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 37 (66.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (55.36%) Hyper-V
5 30 (53.57%) vSphere
6 6 (10.71%) vCloud
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.79%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (41.07%) Backup Exec
2 20 (35.71%) XenMobile
3 6 (10.71%) EdgeSight
4 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
5 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (98.21%) Citrix
2 39 (69.64%) VMware
3 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
4 33 (58.93%) Cisco
5 24 (42.86%) Dell
6 23 (41.07%) Veeam
6 23 (41.07%) Riverbed
7 9 (16.07%) NetApp
7 9 (16.07%) EMC
8 4 (7.14%) HP
9 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.57%) IBM
11 1 (1.79%) Juniper
11 1 (1.79%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.79%) AppSense