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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 56 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.07% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% 4.76% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 21 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.97% 5.80% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 10 56
Average salary £34,000 £27,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.77% -35.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,500 £30,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 18 April 2014.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in Liverpool

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (95.00%) XenApp
3 15 (75.00%) XenServer
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (65.00%) Windows
5 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (50.00%) vSphere
8 9 (45.00%) CCEE
8 9 (45.00%) CCIA
8 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (45.00%) HP
9 7 (35.00%) MCP
9 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco
9 7 (35.00%) IIS
9 7 (35.00%) Web Services
9 7 (35.00%) NetApp
9 7 (35.00%) MCDST
9 7 (35.00%) MCITP
9 7 (35.00%) LANDesk
9 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
9 7 (35.00%) SCCM
10 6 (30.00%) CCEA
11 5 (25.00%) CCA
11 5 (25.00%) VCAP
12 4 (20.00%) NCDA
12 4 (20.00%) NCIE

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (35.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support
2 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Account Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Firmware
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (10.00%) Celerra
4 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Android
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (20.00%) Process Management
1 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Development
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (45.00%) CCEE
4 9 (45.00%) CCIA
5 7 (35.00%) MCP
5 7 (35.00%) MCDST
5 7 (35.00%) MCITP
6 6 (30.00%) CCEA
7 5 (25.00%) CCA
7 5 (25.00%) VCAP
8 4 (20.00%) NCDA
8 4 (20.00%) NCIE
9 3 (15.00%) CCAA
10 2 (10.00%) HP AIS
10 2 (10.00%) VCDX
10 2 (10.00%) HP MASE
10 2 (10.00%) MCSE
10 2 (10.00%) MCTS
11 1 (5.00%) CCSP
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) XenApp
2 15 (75.00%) XenServer
3 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (50.00%) vSphere
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) NetApp
4 7 (35.00%) LANDesk
5 4 (20.00%) EMC
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) Dell
6 3 (15.00%) Veeam
7 1 (5.00%) AppSense
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) PlateSpin
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Sage
7 1 (5.00%) DataCore
7 1 (5.00%) FalconStor