The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 228 239 187
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -52
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 29 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.27% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 3.55% 2.20% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 23
Average salary £27,250 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.71% -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -8.16%
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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
816 911 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.96% 12.47% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 644 710 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire -6 16 £27,500 -37.14% 3
South Yorkshire - 13 £27,000 -
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 60 (98.36%) Citrix
1 60 (98.36%) XenApp
2 49 (80.33%) SAN
3 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
3 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
4 41 (67.21%) VMware
5 38 (62.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (62.30%) XenServer
5 38 (62.30%) Hyper-V
6 37 (60.66%) vSphere
6 37 (60.66%) Citrix Certification
7 36 (59.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (57.38%) CCA
9 30 (49.18%) Windows
10 29 (47.54%) MS Excel
11 28 (45.90%) MS Exchange
12 24 (39.34%) VoIP
12 24 (39.34%) SharePoint
12 24 (39.34%) Cisco
12 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
12 24 (39.34%) Dell
13 23 (37.70%) MCSE
13 23 (37.70%) MCSA
13 23 (37.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (37.70%) MCITP
13 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 23 (37.70%) Backup Exec
13 23 (37.70%) Wireless
13 23 (37.70%) Veeam
13 23 (37.70%) Riverbed

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 28 (45.90%) MS Exchange
2 24 (39.34%) SharePoint
3 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (21.31%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (47.54%) MS Excel
2 13 (21.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) SaaS
1 13 (21.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (80.33%) SAN
2 24 (39.34%) VoIP
3 23 (37.70%) Wireless
4 13 (21.31%) Unified Communications
5 8 (13.11%) Network Security
5 8 (13.11%) NAS
6 5 (8.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (26.23%) Technical Support
2 16 (26.23%) Citrix Engineer
3 15 (24.59%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 11 (18.03%) Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) Citrix Support
10 4 (6.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Server Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 2 (3.28%) Citrix Consultant
13 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Consultant
13 1 (1.64%) Project Engineer
13 1 (1.64%) Technical Engineer
13 1 (1.64%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.20%) Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 14 (22.95%) High Availability
3 13 (21.31%) Change Management
3 13 (21.31%) Migration
4 4 (6.56%) Change Control
4 4 (6.56%) Capacity Management
4 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.64%) Network Management
5 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.64%) MOF
5 1 (1.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
1 13 (21.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (60.66%) Citrix Certification
2 36 (59.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (57.38%) CCA
4 23 (37.70%) MCSE
4 23 (37.70%) MCSA
4 23 (37.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (37.70%) MCITP
5 20 (32.79%) MCP
6 12 (19.67%) CCAA
7 8 (13.11%) CCIA
7 8 (13.11%) CCEE
8 4 (6.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.31%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (98.36%) XenApp
2 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
3 38 (62.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (62.30%) Hyper-V
3 38 (62.30%) XenServer
4 37 (60.66%) vSphere
5 13 (21.31%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (21.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (37.70%) Backup Exec
2 15 (24.59%) SCCM
2 15 (24.59%) SCOM
3 14 (22.95%) XenMobile
4 13 (21.31%) vMotion
4 13 (21.31%) SCVMM
5 6 (9.84%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 60 (98.36%) Citrix
2 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
3 41 (67.21%) VMware
4 24 (39.34%) Cisco
4 24 (39.34%) Dell
5 23 (37.70%) Veeam
5 23 (37.70%) Riverbed
6 13 (21.31%) CommVault
7 2 (3.28%) EMC
8 1 (1.64%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) HP
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