The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 60 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 4 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.67% 2.50% 3.03%
As % of the System Software category 6.78% 22.22% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 17
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +3.75%
XenApp
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 72 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.92% 11.25% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 84
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XenApp
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

XenApp Salary Trend in Merseyside

XenApp
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 4 £45,000 -18.18%
XenApp
North West

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing XenApp 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 XenApp.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) MCTS
5 4 (50.00%) MCITP
5 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (37.50%) Lync
6 3 (37.50%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) NAS
6 3 (37.50%) XenServer
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) MCSE
7 2 (25.00%) MCSA
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Project Management
7 2 (25.00%) NetApp
7 2 (25.00%) Dell
7 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing XenApp 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 XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Celerra
1 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCTS
1 4 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) HP AIS
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) HP MASE
2 2 (25.00%) VCDX
2 2 (25.00%) NCDA
2 2 (25.00%) NCIE
2 2 (25.00%) VCAP
2 2 (25.00%) CCEE
2 2 (25.00%) CCIA
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCA
3 1 (12.50%) HP ASE
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) XenServer
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) Mitel
6 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky