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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 233 244 278
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +34
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1338 1326 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.20% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 10.27% 11.40% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1107 970
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
13034 11627 12037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.61% 10.50% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11015 9702 10380
Average salary £40,000 £41,600 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +8 1300 £40,000 -9.60% 129
London -16 528 £47,500 +3.26% 52
South East +20 339 £40,000 -10.11% 17
City of London +52 161 £51,500 +5.10% 17
Yorkshire +15 114 £38,000 - 13
Surrey +47 107 £30,000 -18.36% 6
West Midlands +15 92 £38,250 -23.50% 15
South West +42 85 £34,000 -15.00% 7
West Yorkshire +11 81 £38,000 - 9
North West +7 75 £35,000 -11.39% 16
Berkshire +7 72 £40,000 -19.59% 2
Leeds +14 67 £40,000 +5.26% 8
East of England -66 67 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Reading +24 51 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Manchester +11 49 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Birmingham -3 49 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Dorking -5 45 £26,500 -7.01% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 39 £26,250 +19.31%
Hampshire -38 36 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East Midlands -15 30 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Dorset +16 27 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Sussex +14 26 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Coventry +14 26 £41,000 -8.88% 3
Hertfordshire -5 26 £45,000 +69.81% 3
Kent +15 24 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire +6 24 £30,000 +27.65% 1
West Sussex +11 23 £46,500 +3.33% 4
Poole - 23 £50,000 - 1
Bristol +19 22 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Scotland -20 21 £44,500 +11.25% 4

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2360 (96.96%) Citrix
2 2039 (83.77%) Windows
3 1731 (71.12%) VMware
4 1474 (60.56%) Microsoft
5 1435 (58.96%) Active Directory
6 1285 (52.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1082 (44.45%) MS Exchange
8 998 (41.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 899 (36.94%) XenDesktop
10 688 (28.27%) SAN
11 665 (27.32%) Cisco
12 642 (26.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 641 (26.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 635 (26.09%) ITIL
15 633 (26.01%) vSphere
16 610 (25.06%) MS Excel
17 593 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2010
18 538 (22.10%) DNS
19 531 (21.82%) Hyper-V
20 521 (21.41%) Firewall
21 495 (20.34%) HP
22 462 (18.98%) SQL Server
23 453 (18.61%) DHCP
24 446 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
25 444 (18.24%) Finance
26 420 (17.26%) NetScaler
27 413 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2007
28 409 (16.80%) Windows 7
29 392 (16.11%) WAN
30 378 (15.53%) LAN

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1082 (44.45%) MS Exchange
2 593 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 413 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 303 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 282 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 179 (7.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 168 (6.90%) SharePoint
8 153 (6.29%) IIS
9 149 (6.12%) Lync
10 84 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
11 33 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 29 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
13 21 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
14 17 (0.70%) IBM Notes
15 14 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
15 14 (0.58%) Apache
16 13 (0.53%) CMS
17 10 (0.41%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 610 (25.06%) MS Excel
2 336 (13.80%) MS Office
3 18 (0.74%) MS Project
3 18 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.33%) FastStats
5 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.082%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.041%) Revit
7 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 22 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.74%) Maximo
3 14 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.25%) assyst
5 5 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.041%) ReMetrica
8 1 (0.041%) Eikon
8 1 (0.041%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 108 (4.44%) Office 365
2 37 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.11%) IaaS
4 25 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.41%) Google Apps
7 8 (0.33%) PaaS
8 6 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 688 (28.27%) SAN
2 538 (22.10%) DNS
3 521 (21.41%) Firewall
4 453 (18.61%) DHCP
5 420 (17.26%) NetScaler
6 392 (16.11%) WAN
7 378 (15.53%) LAN
8 291 (11.96%) TCP/IP
9 198 (8.13%) NAS
10 190 (7.81%) VPN
11 115 (4.72%) Internet
12 108 (4.44%) VoIP
13 106 (4.35%) iSCSI
13 106 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
14 86 (3.53%) Wireless
15 83 (3.41%) VLAN
16 78 (3.20%) Fibre Channel
17 60 (2.47%) MPLS
18 59 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
19 55 (2.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 136 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 10 (0.41%) MySQL
7 10 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.33%) FileMaker
9 5 (0.21%) Ingres
10 4 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.12%) MS Access
12 2 (0.082%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.082%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.082%) OLAP
12 2 (0.082%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.082%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.082%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.041%) DTS
13 1 (0.041%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (1.56%) MSI
2 16 (0.66%) InstallShield
3 11 (0.45%) AdminStudio
4 7 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (0.29%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.25%) Wise Package Studio
6 4 (0.16%) Hudson
7 3 (0.12%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.041%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.041%) ProC
General
1 444 (18.24%) Finance
2 120 (4.93%) Banking
3 60 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 55 (2.26%) Law
5 46 (1.89%) Legal
6 45 (1.85%) Retail
7 34 (1.40%) Back Office
8 27 (1.11%) Advertising
9 20 (0.82%) Publishing
10 15 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.41%) German Language
13 9 (0.37%) Marketing
13 9 (0.37%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.25%) Games
14 6 (0.25%) French Language
15 4 (0.16%) Local Government
15 4 (0.16%) Front Office
15 4 (0.16%) Electronics
16 3 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 385 (15.82%) Analyst
2 338 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 315 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 295 (12.12%) Consultant
5 210 (8.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 208 (8.55%) Citrix Engineer
7 160 (6.57%) Support Analyst
8 150 (6.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 143 (5.88%) Architect
10 130 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
11 105 (4.31%) Citrix Support
12 104 (4.27%) Server Engineer
13 96 (3.94%) Technical Consultant
14 95 (3.90%) Administrator
14 95 (3.90%) Technical Support
15 91 (3.74%) Technical Engineer
16 90 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
17 77 (3.16%) Service Analyst
18 76 (3.12%) Citrix Consultant
18 76 (3.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (4.03%) Application Packaging
2 25 (1.03%) Web Services
3 20 (0.82%) .NET
4 13 (0.53%) LAMP
5 12 (0.49%) COM
6 9 (0.37%) XML
7 8 (0.33%) Middleware
8 7 (0.29%) Software Packaging
9 5 (0.21%) WSH
10 3 (0.12%) LINQ
10 3 (0.12%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.082%) HTML
12 1 (0.041%) KML
12 1 (0.041%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 1 (0.041%) WSDL
12 1 (0.041%) CSS
12 1 (0.041%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 256 (10.52%) Clustering
2 234 (9.61%) Blackberry
3 115 (4.72%) Thin Client
3 115 (4.72%) Fat Client
4 97 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 62 (2.55%) Replication
6 62 (2.55%) CLARiiON
7 54 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 49 (2.01%) EqualLogic
9 37 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 37 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.03%) Computer Science
12 14 (0.58%) PKI
12 14 (0.58%) User Experience
13 12 (0.49%) Statistics
13 12 (0.49%) CMDB
14 10 (0.41%) iPhone
14 10 (0.41%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2039 (83.77%) Windows
2 998 (41.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 642 (26.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 641 (26.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 409 (16.80%) Windows 7
6 304 (12.49%) Linux
7 219 (9.00%) Windows XP
8 212 (8.71%) Windows 8
9 120 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 87 (3.57%) UNIX
11 61 (2.51%) Windows 2000 Server
12 56 (2.30%) Solaris
12 56 (2.30%) Windows 2000
13 37 (1.52%) Windows Vista
14 27 (1.11%) AIX
15 25 (1.03%) Android
16 14 (0.58%) VMS
17 11 (0.45%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.41%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (26.09%) ITIL
2 263 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 180 (7.40%) Service Delivery
4 157 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 129 (5.30%) Change Control
6 110 (4.52%) Project Management
7 107 (4.40%) Business Continuity
8 98 (4.03%) Change Management
8 98 (4.03%) Migration
9 83 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 76 (3.12%) Service Management
11 73 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
12 67 (2.75%) Capacity Management
13 62 (2.55%) Capacity Planning
14 60 (2.47%) Mentoring
14 60 (2.47%) Configuration Management
15 59 (2.42%) PRINCE2
16 57 (2.34%) Incident Management
17 55 (2.26%) ITIL V3
18 50 (2.05%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 325 (13.35%) SQL
2 265 (10.89%) PowerShell
3 56 (2.30%) VBScript
4 48 (1.97%) VB
5 16 (0.66%) Java
6 14 (0.58%) Shell Script
7 12 (0.49%) C
8 11 (0.45%) C#
9 8 (0.33%) C++
10 5 (0.21%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.21%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.16%) PHP
11 4 (0.16%) VBA
12 3 (0.12%) Python
13 2 (0.082%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.082%) Perl
14 1 (0.041%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.041%) ABAP
14 1 (0.041%) VB6
Qualifications
1 446 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 361 (14.83%) Citrix Certification
3 339 (13.93%) MCSE
4 299 (12.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 273 (11.22%) CCA
6 170 (6.98%) MCP
7 169 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
8 158 (6.49%) Security Cleared
9 145 (5.96%) SC Cleared
9 145 (5.96%) MCSA
10 131 (5.38%) CCNA
11 126 (5.18%) MCITP
12 104 (4.27%) Degree
13 89 (3.66%) CCEE
14 64 (2.63%) CCIA
15 62 (2.55%) CCEA
16 60 (2.47%) CCAA
17 45 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
18 41 (1.68%) MCTS
19 37 (1.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (8.71%) SLA
2 25 (1.03%) QA
3 20 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.082%) BS25999
9 1 (0.041%) COBIT
9 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1435 (58.96%) Active Directory
2 1285 (52.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 899 (36.94%) XenDesktop
4 633 (26.01%) vSphere
5 531 (21.82%) Hyper-V
6 344 (14.13%) XenServer
7 297 (12.20%) VMware ESX
8 256 (10.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 167 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
10 141 (5.79%) Terminal Services
11 124 (5.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 100 (4.11%) MetaFrame
13 88 (3.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 73 (3.00%) UAG
15 53 (2.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 27 (1.11%) DFS Replication
17 24 (0.99%) NFS
17 24 (0.99%) Terminal Server
18 21 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
18 21 (0.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 315 (12.94%) SCCM
2 192 (7.89%) Backup Exec
3 140 (5.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 121 (4.97%) XenMobile
5 111 (4.56%) SCOM
6 71 (2.92%) NetBackup
7 63 (2.59%) WSUS
8 62 (2.55%) EMC NetWorker
9 59 (2.42%) EdgeSight
10 47 (1.93%) HP SIM
11 36 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 30 (1.23%) Tivoli
13 27 (1.11%) SCVMM
14 26 (1.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 25 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
16 24 (0.99%) ARCserve
17 19 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
18 16 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 16 (0.66%) Puppet
19 15 (0.62%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2360 (96.96%) Citrix
2 1731 (71.12%) VMware
3 1474 (60.56%) Microsoft
4 665 (27.32%) Cisco
5 495 (20.34%) HP
6 347 (14.26%) NetApp
7 271 (11.13%) AppSense
8 258 (10.60%) EMC
9 227 (9.33%) Symantec
10 152 (6.24%) Dell
11 136 (5.59%) Veeam
12 123 (5.05%) Red Hat
13 120 (4.93%) Oracle
14 84 (3.45%) IBM
15 63 (2.59%) CommVault
16 59 (2.42%) CheckPoint
17 56 (2.30%) Infoblox
18 50 (2.05%) SolarWinds
19 46 (1.89%) McAfee
20 45 (1.85%) Apple
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum To £49k + On Call + Bonus + B
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + benefits + bonus (up to 10%)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 2 days ago