Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 186 257
Rank change year-on-year -2 +71 -38
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 39 46 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.78% 0.85% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 6.35% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 14
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -10.71% -37.78%
10th Percentile £30,875 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,000 £43,350
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.71% -28.51%

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

All System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 702 724 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.09% 13.41% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 600 640 648
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,017
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.31% -1.29%
10th Percentile £20,938 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Leeds

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Leeds

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (97.44%) Citrix
3 36 (92.31%) VMware
4 35 (89.74%) Windows Server
5 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
6 33 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (74.36%) XenApp
8 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
9 28 (71.79%) SAN
10 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
11 24 (61.54%) MS Exchange
11 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (56.41%) NetApp
12 22 (56.41%) LAN
13 20 (51.28%) Windows 7
14 19 (48.72%) WAN
15 18 (46.15%) SQL
16 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
17 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
18 9 (23.08%) DHCP
18 9 (23.08%) DNS
18 9 (23.08%) SCOM
18 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
19 7 (17.95%) Skype for Business
19 7 (17.95%) PKI
19 7 (17.95%) SCCM
19 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
20 6 (15.38%) ITIL
20 6 (15.38%) HP

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 24 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.95%) Skype for Business
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) SAN
2 22 (56.41%) LAN
3 19 (48.72%) WAN
4 9 (23.08%) DHCP
4 9 (23.08%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) Firewall
6 3 (7.69%) ISDN
6 3 (7.69%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 5 (12.82%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (41.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (35.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) IT Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) IT Support
6 5 (12.82%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior IT Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Citrix Support
7 4 (10.26%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Citrix Team Leader
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Citrix Support
7 4 (10.26%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) PKI
3 6 (15.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (89.74%) Windows Server
3 33 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (51.28%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Performance Management
3 4 (10.26%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.69%) Change Control
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) IT Governance
5 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) ITSM
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) CCA
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 29 (74.36%) XenApp
3 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.69%) vSphere
5 3 (7.69%) XenServer
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) SCOM
2 7 (17.95%) SCCM
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (10.26%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
5 3 (7.69%) SCVMM
6 2 (5.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Citrix
2 36 (92.31%) VMware
3 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
4 22 (56.41%) NetApp
5 6 (15.38%) CommVault
5 6 (15.38%) Dell
5 6 (15.38%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) Veeam
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco
6 5 (12.82%) EMC
7 3 (7.69%) Huawei