The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 136 119
Rank change year-on-year +5 -17  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 2 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 0.90% 2.25% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 20
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,625 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £44,875 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -  

XenDesktop is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 222 311 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 11.32% 13.18% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 393 449 632
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,270 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,250 £57,650
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Birmingham

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DNA
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago