The table below looks at the statistics for XenApp skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 273 251 273
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1155 1202 1150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.13% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 9.35% 11.30% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1045 988
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +3.75%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12356 10634 11812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 9.97% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10250 9046 10145
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XenApp
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenApp within the UK.

XenApp Salary Trend in the UK

XenApp
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenApp over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

XenApp Salary Histogram in the UK

XenApp
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England -15 1104 £42,000 -2.32% 153
London -14 461 £50,000 +8.69% 69
South East -45 234 £40,000 -3.61% 30
City of London +38 141 £46,750 -6.50% 24
Yorkshire +9 122 £40,000 - 9
West Midlands -10 99 £37,500 -16.66% 11
North West +19 92 £33,500 -22.09% 9
West Yorkshire -6 85 £41,500 +5.73% 5
East of England -65 76 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Leeds -7 73 £41,500 +18.57% 4
Manchester +39 69 £33,027 -23.19% 5
Berkshire +30 67 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Surrey -24 65 £32,000 -11.11% 14
Birmingham -28 46 £43,000 -14.00% 2
Reading +13 41 £46,000 +5.74% 2
South West -30 37 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Hertfordshire -4 33 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Hampshire -83 31 £42,500 +2.40% 4
Scotland -24 26 £45,000 +20.00% 9
South Yorkshire -1 25 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Dorking -9 25 £26,500 -26.38% 5
East Midlands -2 24 £45,000 - 4
Sheffield -3 24 £40,000 -8.57% 3
West Sussex -5 23 £46,500 -4.12% 3
Kent +6 19 £49,500 +22.22%
Bristol +11 18 £35,000 +4.47% 3
Cheshire -7 18 £34,000 +7.08% 2
Buckinghamshire -21 18 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Essex -23 18 £50,000 +11.11%
Watford +8 17 £53,750 -8.51%

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2213 (98.01%) Citrix
2 1871 (82.86%) Windows
3 1493 (66.12%) VMware
4 1352 (59.88%) Microsoft
5 1255 (55.58%) Active Directory
6 1075 (47.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 971 (43.00%) MS Exchange
8 951 (42.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 909 (40.26%) XenDesktop
10 640 (28.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 614 (27.19%) SAN
12 612 (27.10%) Cisco
13 611 (27.06%) Exchange Server 2010
14 586 (25.95%) ITIL
15 585 (25.91%) MS Excel
16 536 (23.74%) Hyper-V
17 510 (22.59%) DNS
18 509 (22.54%) vSphere
19 493 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
20 456 (20.19%) Firewall
21 447 (19.80%) HP
22 435 (19.26%) Microsoft Certification
23 427 (18.91%) SQL Server
24 408 (18.07%) DHCP
25 384 (17.01%) XenServer
26 379 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2007
27 364 (16.12%) NetApp
28 360 (15.94%) Finance
29 351 (15.54%) Citrix Certification
30 347 (15.37%) Windows 7

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 971 (43.00%) MS Exchange
2 611 (27.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 379 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 298 (13.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 252 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 208 (9.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 153 (6.78%) IIS
8 149 (6.60%) SharePoint
9 130 (5.76%) Lync
10 83 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2000
11 31 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
11 31 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
12 25 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 23 (1.02%) Apache
14 22 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (0.89%) Tomcat
16 17 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
16 17 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.58%) CMS
17 13 (0.58%) Documentum
Applications
1 585 (25.91%) MS Excel
2 294 (13.02%) MS Office
3 9 (0.40%) FastStats
4 7 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.27%) MS Project
6 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.089%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.044%) Revit
Business Applications
1 19 (0.84%) assyst
2 16 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.66%) Maximo
4 14 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.13%) Summit
7 3 (0.13%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.044%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 80 (3.54%) Office 365
2 24 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (0.84%) IaaS
6 8 (0.35%) Google Apps
6 8 (0.35%) SaaS
7 5 (0.22%) Joyent
8 4 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 614 (27.19%) SAN
2 510 (22.59%) DNS
3 456 (20.19%) Firewall
4 408 (18.07%) DHCP
5 346 (15.32%) NetScaler
6 324 (14.35%) WAN
6 324 (14.35%) LAN
7 229 (10.14%) TCP/IP
8 182 (8.06%) VPN
9 155 (6.86%) NAS
10 97 (4.30%) Internet
11 96 (4.25%) VoIP
12 94 (4.16%) Wireless
13 90 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
14 78 (3.45%) iSCSI
14 78 (3.45%) VLAN
15 68 (3.01%) Fibre Channel
16 59 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
17 53 (2.35%) MPLS
18 40 (1.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 427 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 148 (6.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 120 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 23 (1.02%) MySQL
7 17 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 10 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.27%) FileMaker
9 6 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.18%) DTS
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.089%) MS Access
12 2 (0.089%) DB2
12 2 (0.089%) OLAP
12 2 (0.089%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.044%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (1.06%) MSI
2 5 (0.22%) AdminStudio
3 3 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.089%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.089%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.089%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.044%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.044%) ProC
5 1 (0.044%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.044%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.044%) JIRA
General
1 360 (15.94%) Finance
2 69 (3.06%) Banking
2 69 (3.06%) Telecoms
3 59 (2.61%) Law
4 51 (2.26%) Retail
5 46 (2.04%) Legal
6 25 (1.11%) Back Office
7 16 (0.71%) Publishing
8 15 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.62%) Advertising
10 12 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.44%) Marketing
11 10 (0.44%) German Language
12 8 (0.35%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.27%) French Language
14 5 (0.22%) Electronics
15 4 (0.18%) Local Government
15 4 (0.18%) Games
16 2 (0.089%) Automotive
16 2 (0.089%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 333 (14.75%) Support Engineer
2 312 (13.82%) Analyst
3 296 (13.11%) Consultant
4 235 (10.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 229 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 182 (8.06%) Citrix Engineer
7 147 (6.51%) Architect
8 121 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
9 118 (5.23%) Support Analyst
10 115 (5.09%) Citrix Consultant
11 103 (4.56%) Citrix Support
12 98 (4.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 95 (4.21%) Server Engineer
14 94 (4.16%) Technical Consultant
15 89 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support
16 83 (3.68%) Administrator
17 80 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 73 (3.23%) Server Support
19 68 (3.01%) IT Support
20 66 (2.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (3.45%) Application Packaging
2 23 (1.02%) LAMP
3 20 (0.89%) .NET
4 19 (0.84%) COM
4 19 (0.84%) Web Services
5 12 (0.53%) XML
6 10 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 10 (0.44%) HTML
7 7 (0.31%) WSH
8 5 (0.22%) CSS
8 5 (0.22%) JSON
9 4 (0.18%) Middleware
9 4 (0.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 3 (0.13%) Software Packaging
10 3 (0.13%) LINQ
11 1 (0.044%) KML
11 1 (0.044%) WPF
11 1 (0.044%) JSP
11 1 (0.044%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 228 (10.10%) Blackberry
2 217 (9.61%) Clustering
3 105 (4.65%) Thin Client
3 105 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 100 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 67 (2.97%) CLARiiON
7 65 (2.88%) EqualLogic
8 55 (2.44%) Replication
9 48 (2.13%) Client/Server
10 41 (1.82%) Hedge funds
10 41 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
12 23 (1.02%) PKI
13 19 (0.84%) PDA
13 19 (0.84%) Computer Science
14 17 (0.75%) SecurID
15 16 (0.71%) FlexPod
16 15 (0.66%) iPhone
17 13 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1871 (82.86%) Windows
2 951 (42.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 640 (28.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 493 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 347 (15.37%) Windows 7
6 293 (12.98%) Linux
7 214 (9.48%) Windows XP
8 146 (6.47%) Windows 8
9 104 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 84 (3.72%) UNIX
11 48 (2.13%) Solaris
12 44 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
13 40 (1.77%) Windows 2000
14 39 (1.73%) Windows Vista
15 30 (1.33%) Android
16 20 (0.89%) AIX
17 17 (0.75%) VMS
17 17 (0.75%) Windows Phone 8
17 17 (0.75%) Windows Phone
18 16 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (25.95%) ITIL
2 233 (10.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 148 (6.55%) Problem Management
4 136 (6.02%) Migration
5 114 (5.05%) Change Control
6 113 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 106 (4.69%) Service Management
8 94 (4.16%) Project Management
9 74 (3.28%) Configuration Management
9 74 (3.28%) Business Continuity
10 70 (3.10%) Capacity Planning
11 67 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
12 65 (2.88%) Change Management
13 60 (2.66%) Asset Management
13 60 (2.66%) ITIL V3
13 60 (2.66%) Kalman Filter
14 57 (2.52%) Capacity Management
15 55 (2.44%) Release Management
16 52 (2.30%) Incident Management
16 52 (2.30%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 311 (13.77%) SQL
2 233 (10.32%) PowerShell
3 66 (2.92%) VBScript
4 61 (2.70%) VB
5 29 (1.28%) Java
6 27 (1.20%) C#
7 21 (0.93%) C
8 13 (0.58%) C++
8 13 (0.58%) ABAP
8 13 (0.58%) VBA
9 11 (0.49%) VB.NET
10 10 (0.44%) Perl
11 8 (0.35%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.35%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.35%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.22%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.18%) PHP
13 4 (0.18%) Python
14 2 (0.089%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 435 (19.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 351 (15.54%) Citrix Certification
3 319 (14.13%) MCSE
4 256 (11.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 240 (10.63%) CCA
6 185 (8.19%) Cisco Certification
7 152 (6.73%) MCP
8 144 (6.38%) CCNA
9 138 (6.11%) MCITP
9 138 (6.11%) Security Cleared
10 126 (5.58%) MCSA
11 119 (5.27%) Degree
11 119 (5.27%) SC Cleared
12 80 (3.54%) CCEE
13 62 (2.75%) CCAA
14 54 (2.39%) CCEA
14 54 (2.39%) MCTS
15 49 (2.17%) CCIA
16 43 (1.90%) CCNP
17 36 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (8.59%) SLA
2 33 (1.46%) QA
3 15 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.089%) BS25999
6 2 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.044%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1255 (55.58%) Active Directory
2 1075 (47.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 909 (40.26%) XenDesktop
4 536 (23.74%) Hyper-V
5 509 (22.54%) vSphere
6 384 (17.01%) XenServer
7 248 (10.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 241 (10.67%) VMware ESX
9 165 (7.31%) VMware ESXi
10 110 (4.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 103 (4.56%) Terminal Services
12 93 (4.12%) MetaFrame
13 87 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 76 (3.37%) UAG
15 49 (2.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 28 (1.24%) Terminal Server
17 26 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
18 18 (0.80%) VMware Server
19 17 (0.75%) NFS
20 16 (0.71%) IAG
Systems Management
1 318 (14.08%) SCCM
2 179 (7.93%) Backup Exec
3 119 (5.27%) SCOM
4 95 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 77 (3.41%) WSUS
6 75 (3.32%) XenMobile
7 61 (2.70%) NetBackup
8 60 (2.66%) EMC NetWorker
9 41 (1.82%) HP SIM
10 38 (1.68%) SCVMM
11 32 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 30 (1.33%) Tivoli
13 28 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 27 (1.20%) ARCserve
15 25 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
16 22 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
17 19 (0.84%) Puppet
18 15 (0.66%) WhatsUp Gold
19 13 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
19 13 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2213 (98.01%) Citrix
2 1493 (66.12%) VMware
3 1352 (59.88%) Microsoft
4 612 (27.10%) Cisco
5 447 (19.80%) HP
6 364 (16.12%) NetApp
7 255 (11.29%) EMC
8 236 (10.45%) AppSense
9 197 (8.72%) Symantec
10 171 (7.57%) Dell
11 132 (5.85%) Oracle
12 113 (5.00%) Veeam
13 111 (4.92%) Red Hat
14 85 (3.76%) IBM
15 66 (2.92%) CheckPoint
16 63 (2.79%) SolarWinds
17 61 (2.70%) CommVault
18 54 (2.39%) McAfee
19 50 (2.21%) Infoblox
20 49 (2.17%) Juniper
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £73000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
IT People First
Salary: From £300 to £350 per day Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday