The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 26 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 21 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.55% 1.95% 2.93%
As % of the System Software category 38.18% 11.27% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 5
Average salary £44,500 £40,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.20% -9.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
XenApp
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 71 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.78% 17.32% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 64 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £25,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

XenApp
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

XenApp Salary Trend in Portsmouth

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 43 (100.00%) Citrix
2 39 (90.70%) Windows
3 35 (81.40%) VMware
3 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (74.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (67.44%) Windows XP
6 28 (65.12%) VMware ESX
7 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (58.14%) Windows 7
9 22 (51.16%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (51.16%) XenDesktop
10 21 (48.84%) Clustering
11 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
12 19 (44.19%) Windows 2000
12 19 (44.19%) Internet
12 19 (44.19%) Back Office
13 17 (39.53%) AppSense
13 17 (39.53%) EdgeSight
14 16 (37.21%) XenServer
14 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
15 13 (30.23%) VBScript
15 13 (30.23%) VB
15 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
15 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
16 12 (27.91%) DHCP
16 12 (27.91%) DNS
17 11 (25.58%) Cisco
17 11 (25.58%) CCA
17 11 (25.58%) Citrix Certification

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Internet
2 12 (27.91%) DHCP
2 12 (27.91%) DNS
3 11 (25.58%) NetScaler
4 8 (18.60%) SAN
4 8 (18.60%) iSCSI
4 8 (18.60%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (44.19%) Back Office
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Law
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 13 (30.23%) Server Specialist
2 13 (30.23%) Windows Server Specialist
3 11 (25.58%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix Support
6 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.33%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (74.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (67.44%) Windows XP
5 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (58.14%) Windows 7
7 19 (44.19%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 1 (2.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) VBScript
1 13 (30.23%) VB
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
1 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) CCA
2 11 (25.58%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 28 (65.12%) VMware ESX
2 22 (51.16%) VMware ESXi
2 22 (51.16%) XenDesktop
3 16 (37.21%) XenServer
3 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (25.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
5 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
6 9 (20.93%) vSphere
7 8 (18.60%) Terminal Services
8 6 (13.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) EdgeSight
2 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 11 (25.58%) SCOM
3 6 (13.95%) Tivoli
3 6 (13.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Citrix
2 35 (81.40%) VMware
3 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 17 (39.53%) AppSense
5 11 (25.58%) Cisco
6 6 (13.95%) Symantec
6 6 (13.95%) Intel
6 6 (13.95%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) HP