The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 69 -
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.10% -
As % of the System Software category - 8.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
XenDesktop
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
58 83 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.30% 13.05% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 57
Average salary £38,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,880 £47,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in Merseyside

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec