Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 229 226
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +68
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 22 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.60% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 2.61% 3.87% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 51
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £26,400 £30,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £42,950 £48,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -0.66%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 842 1,060 1,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.45% 15.45% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 755 890 889
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +2.70% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,350 £21,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in West Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Leeds -5 15 £50,000 +42.86%
Bradford - 3 £47,125 -
Brighouse - 3 £28,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 17 (77.27%) XenApp
5 16 (72.73%) Windows
6 15 (68.18%) VMware
7 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (54.55%) NetApp
9 11 (50.00%) ITIL
9 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (36.36%) DNS
10 8 (36.36%) XenServer
10 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (36.36%) Capita
11 7 (31.82%) LAN
11 7 (31.82%) WAN
11 7 (31.82%) DHCP
11 7 (31.82%) SAN
12 5 (22.73%) Firewall
12 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
13 4 (18.18%) VLAN
14 3 (13.64%) Hitachi
14 3 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
14 3 (13.64%) SCCM
14 3 (13.64%) Back Office

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
2 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
6 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.55%) NAS
General
1 3 (13.64%) Back Office
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Platform Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 3 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Practice Management
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) APMP
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 17 (77.27%) XenApp
3 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (36.36%) XenServer
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) NetApp
5 8 (36.36%) Capita
6 3 (13.64%) Hitachi
7 2 (9.09%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) CA
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (4.55%) NVIDIA
8 1 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard