Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 218 300
Rank change year-on-year -6 +82 -51
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 38 60 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.78% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 3.82% 5.98% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 54 14
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -10.71% -37.78%
10th Percentile £30,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,000 £43,350
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.71% -6.67%

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 994 1004 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.57% 13.05% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 842 879 814
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £20,550 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Leeds +8 37 £35,000 -6.67%
XenDesktop
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (97.37%) Citrix
3 35 (92.11%) VMware
3 35 (92.11%) Windows Server
4 33 (86.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
6 29 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (73.68%) XenApp
7 28 (73.68%) SAN
8 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
9 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
10 25 (65.79%) MS Exchange
11 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (57.89%) NetApp
13 21 (55.26%) LAN
14 20 (52.63%) Windows 7
15 19 (50.00%) WAN
16 18 (47.37%) SQL
17 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
18 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
19 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
20 8 (21.05%) SCOM
21 7 (18.42%) SCCM
21 7 (18.42%) DHCP
21 7 (18.42%) DNS
22 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
22 6 (15.79%) PKI
22 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
23 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
23 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

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 25 (65.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) SAN
2 21 (55.26%) LAN
3 19 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (18.42%) DHCP
4 7 (18.42%) DNS
5 4 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.26%) ISDN
6 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (42.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (36.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) IT Support
6 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix Support
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Citrix Support
7 3 (7.89%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) PKI
3 5 (13.16%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (92.11%) Windows Server
3 33 (86.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (52.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) IT Governance
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.89%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) CCA
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (73.68%) XenApp
3 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
4 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (7.89%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (7.89%) XenServer
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) vSphere
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCOM
2 7 (18.42%) SCCM
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
4 3 (7.89%) SCVMM
4 3 (7.89%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (5.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Citrix
2 35 (92.11%) VMware
3 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 22 (57.89%) NetApp
5 5 (13.16%) CommVault
5 5 (13.16%) Dell
5 5 (13.16%) EMC
5 5 (13.16%) HP
5 5 (13.16%) Veeam
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (5.26%) Huawei