The first table below looks at the demand for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 57 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 3 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.58% 2.70% 2.82%
As % of the System Software category 6.38% 39.39% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 14
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 33 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.04% 6.86% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 99
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenDesktop
Merseyside

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Liverpool region.

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Liverpool

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Liverpool

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop.

1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) XenApp
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) XenServer
4 9 (56.25%) SCCM
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) LANDesk
6 7 (43.75%) MCP
6 7 (43.75%) MCDST
6 7 (43.75%) IIS
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (31.25%) vSphere
8 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (25.00%) NetApp
9 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (25.00%) Firmware
9 4 (25.00%) MCTS
9 4 (25.00%) MCITP
9 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (25.00%) Process Management

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenDesktop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Lync
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) NAS
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Desktop Support
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Desktop Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Account Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) Celerra
3 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) Process Management
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCP
2 7 (43.75%) MCDST
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (25.00%) MCTS
4 4 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) HP AIS
5 2 (12.50%) HP MASE
5 2 (12.50%) VCDX
5 2 (12.50%) NCDA
5 2 (12.50%) NCIE
5 2 (12.50%) VCAP
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (12.50%) MCSE
5 2 (12.50%) MCSA
5 2 (12.50%) CCEE
5 2 (12.50%) CCIA
6 1 (6.25%) CCSP
6 1 (6.25%) CCA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) XenApp
2 9 (56.25%) XenServer
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) vSphere
5 3 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) LANDesk
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) Sage
8 1 (6.25%) Symantec
8 1 (6.25%) Mitel