The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 53 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.65% 1.13% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 16.00% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £42,000 £46,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.18% +12.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
XenDesktop
North 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 York region.

System Software Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 25 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 9.76% 7.04% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 29
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,100 £26,873
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in York

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in York

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in York

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) CCA
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (81.82%) MCITP
3 9 (81.82%) Lync
3 9 (81.82%) MCTS
3 9 (81.82%) CCEE
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
8 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
8 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) WSUS
8 1 (9.09%) Celerra

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 9 (81.82%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Consultant
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
1 1 (9.09%) Celerra
1 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) MCTS
1 9 (81.82%) MCITP
1 9 (81.82%) CCA
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (81.82%) CCEE
2 8 (72.73%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) CCIA
4 1 (9.09%) HP AIS
4 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
4 1 (9.09%) HP MASE
4 1 (9.09%) VCDX
4 1 (9.09%) NCDA
4 1 (9.09%) NCIE
4 1 (9.09%) VCAP
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) XenServer
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp