The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 294 259 275
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1061 1148 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.06% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 8.56% 10.66% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1000 967
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,780
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12402 10768 11371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 9.92% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10291 9168 9736
Average salary £40,325 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -29 1021 £42,500 -1.16% 126
London -29 423 £47,500 - 46
South East -65 213 £42,781 +1.25% 19
City of London -15 128 £47,500 -5.00% 15
East of England -20 102 £46,500 +9.41% 6
North West +45 94 £33,027 -24.93% 14
Yorkshire +7 84 £40,000 -11.11% 8
West Midlands 0 79 £37,500 +1.35% 12
Manchester +31 63 £33,027 -22.28% 8
West Yorkshire -16 60 £39,750 -11.66% 4
Leeds -7 57 £39,500 -12.22% 4
Berkshire +14 56 £47,500 - 9
Surrey -47 55 £35,250 +0.71% 3
Buckinghamshire -10 47 £47,500 +15.85%
Hampshire -55 46 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Essex -6 42 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Colchester - 28 £50,000 -
Scotland +3 27 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Hertfordshire -4 26 £50,000 +29.03% 2
South Yorkshire +1 24 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Sheffield +2 23 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Cheshire -2 22 £34,000 -4.22% 6
Milton Keynes -11 22 £45,000 +12.50%
Birmingham -11 22 £38,125 -4.68% 4
South West -27 21 £32,000 -8.57% 13
East Midlands -42 21 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Portsmouth -27 20 £42,500 -3.40%
Reading -9 18 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bedfordshire -11 18 £25,000 -28.57%
Edinburgh 0 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2258 (97.88%) Citrix
2 1850 (80.19%) Windows
3 1514 (65.63%) VMware
4 1381 (59.86%) Microsoft
5 1251 (54.23%) Active Directory
6 1089 (47.20%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1072 (46.47%) XenDesktop
8 1002 (43.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 975 (42.26%) MS Exchange
10 661 (28.65%) MS Excel
11 658 (28.52%) SAN
12 649 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 645 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 596 (25.83%) ITIL
15 580 (25.14%) Cisco
16 562 (24.36%) vSphere
17 527 (22.84%) Hyper-V
18 522 (22.63%) Microsoft Certification
19 472 (20.46%) DNS
20 466 (20.20%) XenServer
21 458 (19.85%) HP
22 434 (18.81%) Firewall
23 430 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
24 405 (17.56%) Windows 7
25 404 (17.51%) SQL Server
26 389 (16.86%) MCSE
27 386 (16.73%) DHCP
28 382 (16.56%) SCCM
29 370 (16.04%) Citrix Certification
30 351 (15.21%) SQL

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 975 (42.26%) MS Exchange
2 649 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 333 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 279 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 200 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 181 (7.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 180 (7.80%) SharePoint
8 169 (7.33%) IIS
9 153 (6.63%) Lync
10 44 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
11 38 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2000
12 25 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
13 23 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
14 22 (0.95%) Tomcat
15 20 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (0.87%) Documentum
15 20 (0.87%) Apache
16 19 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
16 19 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
17 17 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 661 (28.65%) MS Excel
2 283 (12.27%) MS Office
3 9 (0.39%) FastStats
4 7 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.087%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (1.47%) assyst
2 25 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 21 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.69%) Maximo
5 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.17%) RiskWrite
6 4 (0.17%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 4 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.13%) Summit
7 3 (0.13%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.087%) Findur
9 1 (0.043%) SunGard Panorama
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 68 (2.95%) Office 365
2 29 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (1.04%) IaaS
4 16 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.43%) SaaS
6 6 (0.26%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.22%) Joyent
8 3 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 658 (28.52%) SAN
2 472 (20.46%) DNS
3 434 (18.81%) Firewall
4 386 (16.73%) DHCP
5 318 (13.78%) NetScaler
6 309 (13.39%) LAN
7 299 (12.96%) WAN
8 231 (10.01%) TCP/IP
9 191 (8.28%) VPN
10 170 (7.37%) NAS
11 107 (4.64%) Internet
12 96 (4.16%) Wireless
13 90 (3.90%) VoIP
14 81 (3.51%) VLAN
15 76 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
16 75 (3.25%) iSCSI
17 55 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
18 51 (2.21%) IP Telephony
19 49 (2.12%) MPLS
20 45 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 142 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 112 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 51 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (1.26%) MySQL
6 21 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (0.35%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.30%) DB2
11 6 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.22%) DTS
12 5 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.17%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.17%) FileMaker
14 3 (0.13%) MS Access
15 2 (0.087%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.087%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (1.13%) MSI
2 7 (0.30%) AdminStudio
3 4 (0.17%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (0.17%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.087%) JIRA
6 1 (0.043%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.043%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.043%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.043%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.043%) Jenkins
General
1 321 (13.91%) Finance
2 76 (3.29%) Law
3 64 (2.77%) Telecoms
4 53 (2.30%) Banking
5 51 (2.21%) Legal
6 47 (2.04%) Retail
7 42 (1.82%) Back Office
8 14 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 13 (0.56%) Publishing
10 12 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.43%) Marketing
11 10 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.30%) Local Government
12 7 (0.30%) Advertising
12 7 (0.30%) German Language
13 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.17%) French Language
14 4 (0.17%) Electronics
15 2 (0.087%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.087%) Games
Job Titles
1 331 (14.35%) Support Engineer
2 320 (13.87%) Analyst
3 290 (12.57%) Consultant
4 235 (10.19%) 3rd Line Support
5 212 (9.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 212 (9.19%) Citrix Engineer
6 165 (7.15%) Architect
7 142 (6.16%) Systems Engineer
8 130 (5.64%) Support Analyst
9 117 (5.07%) Citrix Consultant
10 114 (4.94%) Citrix Support
11 99 (4.29%) Technical Consultant
12 98 (4.25%) Administrator
13 94 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
14 86 (3.73%) Server Support
15 84 (3.64%) Technical Support
16 81 (3.51%) Desktop Support
17 80 (3.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 80 (3.47%) Server Engineer
18 78 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.03%) Application Packaging
2 32 (1.39%) .NET
3 25 (1.08%) Web Services
4 22 (0.95%) LAMP
5 17 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 16 (0.69%) Software Packaging
7 14 (0.61%) COM
8 12 (0.52%) HTML
8 12 (0.52%) XML
9 7 (0.30%) Middleware
10 6 (0.26%) WSH
10 6 (0.26%) Flash
11 5 (0.22%) CSS
11 5 (0.22%) JSON
11 5 (0.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 3 (0.13%) WPF
13 2 (0.087%) WebCenter
14 1 (0.043%) X-Windows
14 1 (0.043%) SAML
14 1 (0.043%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 207 (8.97%) Blackberry
2 187 (8.11%) Clustering
3 98 (4.25%) Thin Client
3 98 (4.25%) Fat Client
4 75 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 71 (3.08%) Client/Server
6 56 (2.43%) EqualLogic
7 54 (2.34%) Replication
8 51 (2.21%) CLARiiON
9 38 (1.65%) Hedge funds
10 36 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 30 (1.30%) PKI
12 29 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
13 24 (1.04%) Computer Science
13 24 (1.04%) Smartphone
14 22 (0.95%) PDA
15 20 (0.87%) SecurID
16 18 (0.78%) Statistics
17 17 (0.74%) FlexPod
17 17 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1850 (80.19%) Windows
2 1002 (43.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 645 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 430 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 405 (17.56%) Windows 7
6 305 (13.22%) Linux
7 229 (9.93%) Windows XP
8 115 (4.98%) Windows 8
9 90 (3.90%) UNIX
10 84 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 48 (2.08%) Android
12 47 (2.04%) Solaris
13 43 (1.86%) Windows Vista
14 31 (1.34%) Windows 2000
15 27 (1.17%) Mac OS X
16 25 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
17 22 (0.95%) VMS
17 22 (0.95%) AIX
18 20 (0.87%) Mac OS
18 20 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (25.83%) ITIL
2 201 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 165 (7.15%) Migration
4 147 (6.37%) Problem Management
5 135 (5.85%) Service Delivery
6 120 (5.20%) Service Management
7 91 (3.94%) Configuration Management
8 88 (3.81%) Project Management
8 88 (3.81%) Change Control
9 75 (3.25%) PRINCE2
10 72 (3.12%) ITSM
11 70 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
12 69 (2.99%) ITIL V3
13 68 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 68 (2.95%) Release Management
14 63 (2.73%) Business Continuity
15 60 (2.60%) Asset Management
16 59 (2.56%) Change Management
17 51 (2.21%) Load Balancing
18 50 (2.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 351 (15.21%) SQL
2 231 (10.01%) PowerShell
3 76 (3.29%) VBScript
4 63 (2.73%) VB
5 36 (1.56%) C#
6 34 (1.47%) Java
7 22 (0.95%) C
7 22 (0.95%) VBA
8 20 (0.87%) VB.NET
8 20 (0.87%) ABAP
9 13 (0.56%) C++
9 13 (0.56%) Perl
10 12 (0.52%) JavaScript
11 11 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.35%) Python
12 8 (0.35%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.26%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.22%) PHP
15 2 (0.087%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 522 (22.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 389 (16.86%) MCSE
3 370 (16.04%) Citrix Certification
4 248 (10.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 245 (10.62%) CCA
6 205 (8.89%) MCITP
7 175 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
8 158 (6.85%) MCSA
9 145 (6.29%) CCNA
10 140 (6.07%) Degree
11 138 (5.98%) Security Cleared
12 132 (5.72%) MCP
13 104 (4.51%) SC Cleared
14 99 (4.29%) CCEE
15 76 (3.29%) CCIA
16 64 (2.77%) CCAA
17 56 (2.43%) CCEA
18 50 (2.17%) MCTS
19 44 (1.91%) HP AIS
19 44 (1.91%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (7.67%) SLA
2 34 (1.47%) QA
3 17 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.087%) BS25999
6 2 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.043%) COBIT
7 1 (0.043%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.043%) DICOM
System Software
1 1251 (54.23%) Active Directory
2 1089 (47.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1072 (46.47%) XenDesktop
4 562 (24.36%) vSphere
5 527 (22.84%) Hyper-V
6 466 (20.20%) XenServer
7 278 (12.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 208 (9.02%) VMware ESX
9 175 (7.59%) VMware ESXi
10 114 (4.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 97 (4.20%) Terminal Services
12 73 (3.16%) UAG
13 63 (2.73%) MetaFrame
14 43 (1.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 41 (1.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 27 (1.17%) Terminal Server
17 23 (1.00%) Xen
18 21 (0.91%) IAG
18 21 (0.91%) VMware Server
18 21 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 382 (16.56%) SCCM
2 165 (7.15%) Backup Exec
3 144 (6.24%) SCOM
4 78 (3.38%) WSUS
5 75 (3.25%) XenMobile
6 73 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 49 (2.12%) NetBackup
8 45 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
9 35 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 34 (1.47%) SCVMM
11 27 (1.17%) ARCserve
12 26 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 25 (1.08%) HP SIM
13 25 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
14 24 (1.04%) Tivoli
15 17 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 17 (0.74%) Puppet
16 15 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 13 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
18 12 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2258 (97.88%) Citrix
2 1514 (65.63%) VMware
3 1381 (59.86%) Microsoft
4 580 (25.14%) Cisco
5 458 (19.85%) HP
6 332 (14.39%) NetApp
7 282 (12.22%) EMC
8 231 (10.01%) AppSense
9 210 (9.10%) Dell
10 186 (8.06%) Symantec
11 133 (5.77%) Oracle
12 106 (4.59%) Veeam
13 91 (3.94%) Red Hat
14 88 (3.81%) IBM
15 73 (3.16%) McAfee
16 58 (2.51%) SolarWinds
17 57 (2.47%) 3PAR
18 52 (2.25%) Remedy
18 52 (2.25%) CheckPoint
19 46 (1.99%) Juniper
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