Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 82 80
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 5 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.51% 1.91% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 3.79% 10.68% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 1
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% - -27.78%
10th Percentile £41,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,500 £35,250 £33,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%

XenDesktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 132 234 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 13.35% 17.86% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 94 155 94
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +17.65% -9.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £51,375
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +4.48%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Merseyside

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Merseyside

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Bootle - 2 - -
XenDesktop
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) CCA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCA
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) HP