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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 256 289 288
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1226 1001 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 0.96% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 9.64% 9.33% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 804 887
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%

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
12721 10728 11004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.07% 10.34% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10789 8881 9362
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 27 January 2015 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 27 January 2015. 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 +41 1191 £40,000 -11.11% 157
London +46 492 £45,000 - 57
South East -12 302 £40,000 -11.11% 41
City of London +29 149 £47,500 +5.55% 21
Yorkshire +15 84 £35,000 -12.50% 8
East of England +24 83 £45,000 +12.50% 13
North West -7 76 £35,000 - 13
Surrey -3 74 £30,000 -25.00% 7
South West +40 69 £32,500 -19.75% 9
West Yorkshire +31 69 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Leeds +22 61 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Hampshire -6 57 £37,500 -14.77% 16
Berkshire -29 56 £41,500 -12.63% 14
Manchester +9 45 £35,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire +19 44 £50,000 +37.93% 1
West Midlands +6 41 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Gloucestershire +32 39 £30,000 - 1
West Sussex +17 28 £41,250 +8.55%
Cheshire +17 27 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Woking +31 26 £23,500 -17.54% 2
Hertfordshire +11 26 £50,000 +23.45% 2
Cheltenham - 26 £30,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +19 25 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Crawley +15 24 £46,500 -9.70%
East Sussex +9 24 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Reading 0 21 £34,000 -32.00% 11
Hemel Hempstead - 21 £50,000 - 2
Scotland +9 20 £42,250 +20.71% 5
Cambridgeshire +2 20 £37,500 -17.58% 3
Bedfordshire +17 19 £45,000 - 3

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2441 (95.99%) Citrix
2 2134 (83.92%) Windows
3 1852 (72.83%) VMware
4 1597 (62.80%) Microsoft
5 1544 (60.72%) Active Directory
6 1379 (54.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1164 (45.77%) MS Exchange
8 1000 (39.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 964 (37.91%) XenDesktop
10 719 (28.27%) Cisco
11 702 (27.61%) SAN
12 697 (27.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 693 (27.25%) MS Excel
14 687 (27.02%) vSphere
15 645 (25.36%) Exchange Server 2010
16 643 (25.29%) ITIL
17 599 (23.55%) Windows Server 2003
18 597 (23.48%) DNS
19 566 (22.26%) Firewall
20 548 (21.55%) Hyper-V
21 521 (20.49%) HP
22 499 (19.62%) DHCP
23 485 (19.07%) Microsoft Certification
24 478 (18.80%) Windows 7
25 471 (18.52%) SQL Server
26 462 (18.17%) Exchange Server 2007
27 452 (17.77%) Finance
28 406 (15.97%) WAN
29 389 (15.30%) MS Office
30 386 (15.18%) NetScaler

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1164 (45.77%) MS Exchange
2 645 (25.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 462 (18.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 346 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 313 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 202 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 174 (6.84%) SharePoint
8 168 (6.61%) IIS
9 162 (6.37%) Lync
10 87 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2000
11 30 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
14 15 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.39%) JBoss
16 10 (0.39%) IBM Notes
16 10 (0.39%) Apache
17 8 (0.31%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 693 (27.25%) MS Excel
2 389 (15.30%) MS Office
3 33 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.75%) MS Project
5 9 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.039%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.039%) Revit
6 1 (0.039%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 24 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.28%) Maximo
5 5 (0.20%) assyst
6 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.079%) ReMetrica
7 2 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.039%) Eikon
8 1 (0.039%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 123 (4.84%) Office 365
2 64 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (1.57%) IaaS
4 28 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (0.47%) PaaS
6 8 (0.31%) Google Apps
6 8 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 702 (27.61%) SAN
2 597 (23.48%) DNS
3 566 (22.26%) Firewall
4 499 (19.62%) DHCP
5 406 (15.97%) WAN
6 386 (15.18%) NetScaler
7 384 (15.10%) LAN
8 317 (12.47%) TCP/IP
9 234 (9.20%) VPN
10 195 (7.67%) NAS
11 134 (5.27%) VoIP
12 114 (4.48%) iSCSI
13 98 (3.85%) VLAN
14 92 (3.62%) Internet
15 91 (3.58%) Wireless
16 77 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
17 75 (2.95%) Fibre Channel
18 65 (2.56%) MPLS
19 54 (2.12%) Network Security
20 36 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 471 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 165 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 106 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.28%) MySQL
8 6 (0.24%) FileMaker
9 5 (0.20%) Ingres
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.12%) MS Access
11 2 (0.079%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.079%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.079%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.039%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (1.38%) MSI
2 16 (0.63%) InstallShield
3 10 (0.39%) AdminStudio
4 7 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.24%) Wise Package Studio
5 6 (0.24%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.16%) Hudson
7 2 (0.079%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.079%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.039%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.039%) ProC
General
1 452 (17.77%) Finance
2 144 (5.66%) Banking
3 80 (3.15%) Law
4 62 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 50 (1.97%) Legal
6 47 (1.85%) Advertising
7 43 (1.69%) Retail
8 32 (1.26%) Publishing
8 32 (1.26%) Back Office
9 14 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.55%) Games
10 12 (0.47%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.43%) Marketing
12 8 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.16%) Front Office
13 4 (0.16%) German Language
14 3 (0.12%) French Language
14 3 (0.12%) Local Government
15 2 (0.079%) Military
15 2 (0.079%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 441 (17.34%) Analyst
2 374 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 354 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 306 (12.03%) Consultant
5 212 (8.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 191 (7.51%) Support Analyst
6 191 (7.51%) Citrix Engineer
7 176 (6.92%) Architect
8 152 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 129 (5.07%) Technical Engineer
10 127 (4.99%) Technical Support
11 118 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
12 93 (3.66%) Citrix Support
13 90 (3.54%) Technical Consultant
13 90 (3.54%) Server Engineer
14 87 (3.42%) IT Support
15 86 (3.38%) Service Analyst
16 84 (3.30%) Service Desk Analyst
17 80 (3.15%) Team Leader
17 80 (3.15%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (3.34%) Application Packaging
2 27 (1.06%) .NET
3 25 (0.98%) Web Services
4 15 (0.59%) COM
5 13 (0.51%) Software Packaging
6 9 (0.35%) XML
7 8 (0.31%) Middleware
8 5 (0.20%) WSH
9 3 (0.12%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.12%) LINQ
10 2 (0.079%) HTML
10 2 (0.079%) LAMP
10 2 (0.079%) OCX
11 1 (0.039%) CSS
11 1 (0.039%) WSDL
11 1 (0.039%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 282 (11.09%) Blackberry
2 276 (10.85%) Clustering
3 112 (4.40%) Thin Client
3 112 (4.40%) Fat Client
4 108 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
5 81 (3.19%) Replication
6 53 (2.08%) Hedge funds
7 49 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 43 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 31 (1.22%) CLARiiON
10 30 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (1.14%) Computer Science
12 27 (1.06%) EqualLogic
13 26 (1.02%) iPhone
14 25 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.51%) User Experience
16 11 (0.43%) Mathematics
16 11 (0.43%) Statistics
17 10 (0.39%) PKI
18 9 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2134 (83.92%) Windows
2 1000 (39.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 697 (27.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 599 (23.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 478 (18.80%) Windows 7
6 271 (10.66%) Linux
7 249 (9.79%) Windows 8
8 215 (8.45%) Windows XP
9 89 (3.50%) UNIX
10 86 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (2.32%) Windows 2000
12 54 (2.12%) Windows 2000 Server
13 52 (2.04%) Windows Vista
14 43 (1.69%) Solaris
15 27 (1.06%) Android
16 24 (0.94%) AIX
17 12 (0.47%) Mac OS
18 11 (0.43%) Apple iOS
19 9 (0.35%) Mac OS X
20 8 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (25.29%) ITIL
2 292 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 209 (8.22%) Service Delivery
4 136 (5.35%) Change Control
5 126 (4.95%) Problem Management
6 115 (4.52%) Change Management
7 107 (4.21%) Business Continuity
8 98 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 96 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
10 93 (3.66%) Project Management
11 92 (3.62%) Migration
12 82 (3.22%) Kalman Filter
13 75 (2.95%) Service Management
14 72 (2.83%) Incident Management
15 61 (2.40%) PRINCE2
16 58 (2.28%) Configuration Management
17 49 (1.93%) Capacity Management
17 49 (1.93%) Capacity Planning
18 47 (1.85%) Time Management
19 43 (1.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 362 (14.24%) SQL
2 345 (13.57%) PowerShell
3 61 (2.40%) VBScript
4 58 (2.28%) VB
5 14 (0.55%) Shell Script
6 13 (0.51%) Java
7 10 (0.39%) C
7 10 (0.39%) C#
8 4 (0.16%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.16%) PHP
8 4 (0.16%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.12%) C++
10 2 (0.079%) Perl
10 2 (0.079%) R
10 2 (0.079%) VBA
11 1 (0.039%) VB6
11 1 (0.039%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.039%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 485 (19.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 375 (14.75%) Citrix Certification
3 364 (14.31%) MCSE
4 343 (13.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 304 (11.95%) CCA
6 212 (8.34%) MCP
7 195 (7.67%) MCSA
8 194 (7.63%) Security Cleared
9 176 (6.92%) SC Cleared
10 168 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
11 148 (5.82%) CCNA
12 107 (4.21%) Degree
13 102 (4.01%) CCEE
13 102 (4.01%) MCITP
14 89 (3.50%) CCIA
15 63 (2.48%) CCAA
16 60 (2.36%) VCP5
17 49 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
18 48 (1.89%) CCEA
19 43 (1.69%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (9.67%) SLA
2 16 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.47%) QA
3 12 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.039%) BS25999
7 1 (0.039%) COBIT
System Software
1 1544 (60.72%) Active Directory
2 1379 (54.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 964 (37.91%) XenDesktop
4 687 (27.02%) vSphere
5 548 (21.55%) Hyper-V
6 333 (13.09%) XenServer
7 309 (12.15%) VMware ESX
8 274 (10.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 187 (7.35%) Terminal Services
10 150 (5.90%) VMware ESXi
11 147 (5.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 87 (3.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 76 (2.99%) MetaFrame
14 40 (1.57%) vCloud
14 40 (1.57%) UAG
15 32 (1.26%) NFS
15 32 (1.26%) Terminal Server
16 30 (1.18%) Xen
17 26 (1.02%) DFS Replication
18 23 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 360 (14.16%) SCCM
2 211 (8.30%) Backup Exec
3 168 (6.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 134 (5.27%) SCOM
5 132 (5.19%) XenMobile
6 81 (3.19%) NetBackup
7 64 (2.52%) WSUS
8 63 (2.48%) EdgeSight
9 47 (1.85%) HP SIM
10 33 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
11 29 (1.14%) SCVMM
11 29 (1.14%) ARCserve
11 29 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 26 (1.02%) WMI
13 23 (0.90%) Tivoli
13 23 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 21 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
15 20 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
16 19 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 19 (0.75%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2441 (95.99%) Citrix
2 1852 (72.83%) VMware
3 1597 (62.80%) Microsoft
4 719 (28.27%) Cisco
5 521 (20.49%) HP
6 356 (14.00%) NetApp
7 277 (10.89%) AppSense
8 268 (10.54%) Symantec
9 253 (9.95%) EMC
10 145 (5.70%) Dell
11 140 (5.51%) Veeam
12 90 (3.54%) Red Hat
13 85 (3.34%) Oracle
14 69 (2.71%) IBM
14 69 (2.71%) CommVault
15 64 (2.52%) Sophos
16 60 (2.36%) CheckPoint
17 53 (2.08%) Juniper
18 46 (1.81%) SolarWinds
19 45 (1.77%) Apple
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent salary + variable + excell
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65k, Car Allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Car & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + training, holiday, pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hillsborough, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago