Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 262 216
Rank change year-on-year -14 -46 -12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 16 16 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.21% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 1.69% 2.02% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 40
Manchester median annual salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% +20.00% +12.78%
10th Percentile £30,600 £40,625 £27,250
90th Percentile £44,000 £51,875 £47,875
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 944 794 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.94% 10.64% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 816 729 515
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.97%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Manchester

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Manchester

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Manchester

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £43,500 -
XenDesktop
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) CCA
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (56.25%) XenApp
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (50.00%) NetApp
7 7 (43.75%) SAN
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (37.50%) NetScaler
8 6 (37.50%) NCDA
8 6 (37.50%) Dell
9 4 (25.00%) EMC
9 4 (25.00%) MCSA
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (25.00%) vSphere
9 4 (25.00%) VCP5
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) XenMobile
10 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
10 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
10 3 (18.75%) Firewall
11 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
1 2 (12.50%) OneDrive
2 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) NetScaler
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix Specialist
3 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre Specialist
5 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (62.50%) CCA
3 6 (37.50%) NCDA
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (25.00%) MCSA
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (25.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) XenApp
2 8 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (12.50%) NFS
5 2 (12.50%) XenServer
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) NetApp
5 6 (37.50%) Dell
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) Altiris
7 2 (12.50%) McAfee
7 2 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (12.50%) Wyse
8 1 (6.25%) ForeScout
8 1 (6.25%) Veeam