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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank - 54 68
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.63% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category - 13.04% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
80 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.52% 4.86% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 39
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,900 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,750 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPLS
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) EMC