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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
North West / Manchester
Rank 200 166 147
Rank change year-on-year -34 -19  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.42% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.20% 4.42% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 25
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +24.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 416 317 393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 10.70% 9.50% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 328 272 294
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Manchester

XenDesktop
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) vSphere
3 7 (63.64%) VCP5
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) Dell
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) CCA
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) AppSense
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) SCOM
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Finance

XenDesktop
Top Related 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:

General
1 7 (63.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Software Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCA
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (63.64%) MCSA
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (63.64%) VCP5
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Dell
2 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) AppSense