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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 189 190 159
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 6 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.30% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 1.17% 2.50% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 19
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
511 599 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.90% 12.01% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 413 479 354
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 May 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 May 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 5 £30,000 -36.84%
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 33 (97.06%) XenApp
3 32 (94.12%) Citrix
4 31 (91.18%) XenServer
5 29 (85.29%) CCA
5 29 (85.29%) Citrix Certification
6 26 (76.47%) VMware
7 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
8 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
8 23 (67.65%) VoIP
8 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
8 23 (67.65%) vSphere
8 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (64.71%) Hyper-V
9 22 (64.71%) SharePoint
9 22 (64.71%) Cisco
10 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (61.76%) MS Exchange
10 21 (61.76%) MCSE
10 21 (61.76%) MCSA
10 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
10 21 (61.76%) Wireless
10 21 (61.76%) Dell
10 21 (61.76%) Backup Exec
10 21 (61.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (61.76%) MCITP
10 21 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (61.76%) Veeam
10 21 (61.76%) Riverbed
10 21 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2013

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 22 (64.71%) SharePoint
2 21 (61.76%) MS Exchange
2 21 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 21 (61.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 23 (67.65%) VoIP
3 21 (61.76%) Wireless
4 8 (23.53%) Network Security
4 8 (23.53%) NAS
5 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (44.12%) Technical Support
3 14 (41.18%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 10 (29.41%) Consultant
5 8 (23.53%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL
1 2 (5.88%) MOF
1 2 (5.88%) Service Management
1 2 (5.88%) Network Management
2 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) CCA
1 29 (85.29%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (61.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (61.76%) MCITP
2 21 (61.76%) MCSE
2 21 (61.76%) MCSA
3 19 (55.88%) MCP
4 8 (23.53%) CCEE
4 8 (23.53%) CCAA
4 8 (23.53%) CCIA
System Software
1 33 (97.06%) XenApp
2 31 (91.18%) XenServer
3 23 (67.65%) vSphere
3 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (64.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (61.76%) Backup Exec
2 8 (23.53%) XenMobile
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Citrix
2 26 (76.47%) VMware
3 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
4 22 (64.71%) Cisco
5 21 (61.76%) Dell
5 21 (61.76%) Veeam
5 21 (61.76%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.88%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp