Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 327 345
Rank change year-on-year +27 +18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 11 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.056% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category 0.84% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,250 £65,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.15% +104.72% -20.63%
10th Percentile £26,475 £25,500 £29,360
90th Percentile £44,375 £94,375 £45,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,457
% change year-on-year +11.11% +11.23% -10.10%

Virtual Desktop 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,309 1,408 1,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.60% 13.17% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,130 1,183 1,252
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £21,963 £21,000 £20,525
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Desktop in Yorkshire

Virtual Desktop
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
West Yorkshire +25 11 £38,250 -41.15% 1
Virtual Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) XenApp
4 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (36.36%) SCCM
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (27.27%) iManage
5 3 (27.27%) Elite 3E
5 3 (27.27%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (27.27%) ODBC
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (18.18%) Time Management

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (27.27%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Power Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
3 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) iManage
5 2 (18.18%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) VMware