The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 223 176
Rank change year-on-year +3 -47  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 9 23 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.37% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 1.58% 3.36% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 34
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £30,400 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,125 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,063 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.63% +0.15%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 568 684 562
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.03% 10.96% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 466 562 487
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £23,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in the West Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the West Midlands

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Shropshire +4 4 - - 1
Birmingham +6 2 £42,500 - 1
Walsall +8 1 £40,000 +29.03%
Coventry -4 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Solihull - 1 £20,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £29,000 - 4
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) Dell
7 5 (38.46%) NetApp
7 5 (38.46%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
7 5 (38.46%) SCCM
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (23.08%) HP
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco
9 3 (23.08%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) Retail
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (23.08%) BS25999
9 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
10 2 (15.38%) Office 365
10 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) IPv4
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) DNA
2 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) BS25999
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Dell
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
7 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
8 1 (7.69%) Cognos
8 1 (7.69%) EMC
8 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
8 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
8 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (7.69%) Veeam
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago