The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 75 125
Rank change year-on-year -31 +50  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 10 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.68% 1.36% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 5.95% 14.13% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Median salary £33,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £59,500
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 Cheshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 168 92 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 11.47% 9.65% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 73 140
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Cheshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Cheshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Cheshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 10 £33,000 - 2
XenDesktop
North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (89.47%) VMware
4 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 16 (84.21%) XenApp
5 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
5 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
5 15 (78.95%) DNS
6 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (73.68%) Remote Desktop
6 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (68.42%) ITIL
8 12 (63.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (63.16%) Veeam
9 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
10 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (36.84%) SAN
11 7 (36.84%) Terminal Services
11 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
12 6 (31.58%) Coaching
13 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (26.32%) Presales
14 4 (21.05%) LAN
14 4 (21.05%) WAN
15 3 (15.79%) VMS
15 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
15 3 (15.79%) NetScaler

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) DNS
2 14 (73.68%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (36.84%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DMZ
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix Support
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) VMS
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
4 6 (31.58%) Coaching
5 5 (26.32%) Presales
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) XenApp
3 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
4 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) Terminal Services
6 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) Veeam
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago