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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 181 150 165
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 32 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.74% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 4.82% 7.09% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
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
664 381 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.39% 10.42% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 484 301 309
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 -20 31 £45,000 -
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (78.43%) VMware
3 39 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
5 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
6 35 (68.63%) Citrix Certification
7 34 (66.67%) CCA
8 29 (56.86%) Hyper-V
9 28 (54.90%) XenApp
10 26 (50.98%) Windows
11 24 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (41.18%) Cisco
13 21 (41.18%) MCITP
14 20 (39.22%) MCSE
15 19 (37.25%) MCTS
16 18 (35.29%) CCEA
17 17 (33.33%) CCEE
18 16 (31.37%) NetApp
19 15 (29.41%) EMC
19 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
19 15 (29.41%) NCDA
19 15 (29.41%) NCIE
19 15 (29.41%) vSphere
20 14 (27.45%) WAAS
20 14 (27.45%) VTSP
20 14 (27.45%) vCloud
20 14 (27.45%) Cisco Nexus
21 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
21 12 (23.53%) CCIA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (19.61%) Lync
3 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (9.80%) IIS
5 5 (9.80%) Apache
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) WAAS
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (13.73%) NetScaler
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (9.80%) SAN
3 5 (9.80%) MPLS
3 5 (9.80%) OSPF
3 5 (9.80%) BGP
4 4 (7.84%) Network Security
4 4 (7.84%) DNS
4 4 (7.84%) Firewall
5 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) NAS
6 2 (3.92%) LAN
6 2 (3.92%) WAN
7 1 (1.96%) SMTP
7 1 (1.96%) DHCP
7 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Consultant
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Citrix Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Citrix Support
4 8 (15.69%) Virtualisation Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Storage Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Technology Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) FlexPod Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) CLARiiON
1 9 (17.65%) Celerra
2 6 (11.76%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.80%) Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (7.84%) DevOps
4 3 (5.88%) Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) Perl
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (68.63%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (66.67%) CCA
3 24 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (41.18%) MCITP
6 20 (39.22%) MCSE
7 19 (37.25%) MCTS
8 18 (35.29%) CCEA
9 17 (33.33%) CCEE
10 15 (29.41%) NCDA
10 15 (29.41%) NCIE
11 14 (27.45%) VTSP
12 12 (23.53%) CCIA
12 12 (23.53%) VCAP
13 9 (17.65%) CCAA
14 4 (7.84%) VCDX
15 3 (5.88%) MCSA
16 2 (3.92%) Degree
17 1 (1.96%) HP AIS
17 1 (1.96%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
3 29 (56.86%) Hyper-V
4 28 (54.90%) XenApp
5 15 (29.41%) vSphere
6 14 (27.45%) vCloud
7 6 (11.76%) XenServer
8 5 (9.80%) MetaFrame
8 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
8 5 (9.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.96%) Xen
9 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) SCCM
2 6 (11.76%) XenMobile
3 3 (5.88%) SCOM
4 2 (3.92%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.92%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.92%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.92%) SCSM
5 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (78.43%) VMware
3 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
4 21 (41.18%) Cisco
5 16 (31.37%) NetApp
6 15 (29.41%) EMC
7 8 (15.69%) 3PAR
8 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.84%) Juniper
9 4 (7.84%) HP
10 2 (3.92%) Veeam
11 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.96%) F5
11 1 (1.96%) Dell
11 1 (1.96%) IBM