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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenApp
Rank 259 278 292
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1202 1068 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.00% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 9.29% 9.85% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 887 838
Average salary £40,000 £43,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.30% -3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
12934 10845 10592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 10.16% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10770 8972 8854
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +16 1159 £40,000 -10.11% 132
London +31 499 £45,000 - 54
South East -12 270 £40,000 -9.09% 19
City of London +37 165 £47,500 - 21
Yorkshire +31 92 £35,000 -22.22% 5
East of England +3 88 £45,000 +2.85% 12
Hampshire +25 78 £35,500 -5.33% 5
Surrey -3 75 £29,000 -27.50% 3
West Yorkshire +19 73 £35,000 -24.32% 4
North West -15 69 £36,500 +14.06% 16
South West +32 65 £33,000 -26.66% 16
Leeds +21 65 £36,250 -23.68% 2
Berkshire -30 42 £47,500 - 6
Manchester +7 40 £37,000 +5.71% 6
Gloucestershire +28 39 £31,500 -30.00% 6
West Midlands -30 36 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Woking +24 32 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 27 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Cheltenham +18 26 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Bedfordshire +25 25 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Portsmouth -9 24 £44,000 -1.12% 2
Cheshire +9 23 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Essex -19 23 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hertfordshire +2 22 £45,000 -18.18% 6
West Sussex +12 21 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Milton Keynes -2 20 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Sheffield +9 19 £32,500 -27.77%
South Yorkshire +5 19 £32,500 -7.14%
Scotland -7 19 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Bedford +29 18 £45,000 +12.50%

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2461 (95.72%) Citrix
2 2156 (83.86%) Windows
3 1867 (72.62%) VMware
4 1615 (62.82%) Microsoft
5 1564 (60.83%) Active Directory
6 1370 (53.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1197 (46.56%) MS Exchange
8 1002 (38.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 963 (37.46%) XenDesktop
10 732 (28.47%) MS Excel
11 724 (28.16%) SAN
12 718 (27.93%) Cisco
13 717 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 694 (26.99%) vSphere
15 641 (24.93%) ITIL
16 640 (24.89%) Exchange Server 2010
17 611 (23.77%) DNS
18 580 (22.56%) Firewall
19 570 (22.17%) Windows Server 2003
20 541 (21.04%) Hyper-V
21 539 (20.96%) Windows 7
22 515 (20.03%) DHCP
23 505 (19.64%) HP
24 502 (19.53%) Microsoft Certification
25 494 (19.21%) SQL Server
26 427 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2007
27 420 (16.34%) MS Office
28 412 (16.02%) Finance
29 404 (15.71%) SQL
30 403 (15.67%) SCCM

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1197 (46.56%) MS Exchange
2 640 (24.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 427 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 336 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 255 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 197 (7.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 191 (7.43%) SharePoint
8 182 (7.08%) Lync
9 171 (6.65%) IIS
10 62 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2000
11 32 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 20 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 14 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
15 10 (0.39%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.31%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.31%) JBoss
16 8 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.27%) IBM Notes
18 6 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 732 (28.47%) MS Excel
2 420 (16.34%) MS Office
3 37 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.51%) MS Project
5 8 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.039%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 24 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (0.51%) assyst
3 10 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.31%) Maximo
5 2 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.039%) Summit
6 1 (0.039%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.039%) ReMetrica
6 1 (0.039%) RiskWrite
6 1 (0.039%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 142 (5.52%) Office 365
2 69 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (1.71%) IaaS
4 25 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.47%) SaaS
6 11 (0.43%) PaaS
7 4 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 724 (28.16%) SAN
2 611 (23.77%) DNS
3 580 (22.56%) Firewall
4 515 (20.03%) DHCP
5 402 (15.64%) WAN
6 371 (14.43%) LAN
7 363 (14.12%) NetScaler
8 301 (11.71%) TCP/IP
9 274 (10.66%) VPN
10 182 (7.08%) NAS
11 155 (6.03%) VoIP
12 131 (5.10%) VLAN
13 112 (4.36%) iSCSI
14 108 (4.20%) Wireless
15 92 (3.58%) Internet
16 67 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
17 64 (2.49%) MPLS
18 54 (2.10%) Fibre Channel
19 51 (1.98%) Network Security
20 38 (1.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 173 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 107 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 56 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (0.51%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.31%) MySQL
8 7 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.19%) Ingres
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.16%) FileMaker
10 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.12%) MS Access
12 2 (0.078%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.078%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.039%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.039%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.039%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (1.59%) MSI
2 20 (0.78%) InstallShield
3 12 (0.47%) AdminStudio
4 6 (0.23%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
4 6 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.16%) Hudson
6 2 (0.078%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.078%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.039%) JIRA
7 1 (0.039%) WinDbg
General
1 412 (16.02%) Finance
2 145 (5.64%) Banking
3 87 (3.38%) Law
4 56 (2.18%) Telecoms
5 53 (2.06%) Advertising
6 47 (1.83%) Legal
7 40 (1.56%) Back Office
8 39 (1.52%) Retail
9 30 (1.17%) Publishing
10 19 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 18 (0.70%) Games
12 14 (0.54%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.51%) Marketing
14 8 (0.31%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.16%) Front Office
16 3 (0.12%) Local Government
17 2 (0.078%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.078%) French Language
17 2 (0.078%) Billing
18 1 (0.039%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 444 (17.27%) Analyst
2 384 (14.94%) Support Engineer
3 352 (13.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 313 (12.17%) Consultant
5 214 (8.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 207 (8.05%) Support Analyst
7 180 (7.00%) Citrix Engineer
8 160 (6.22%) Architect
9 150 (5.83%) Technical Support
10 143 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
11 127 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 111 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
13 97 (3.77%) Administrator
14 96 (3.73%) Service Analyst
15 94 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
16 92 (3.58%) Citrix Support
16 92 (3.58%) Technical Consultant
17 89 (3.46%) IT Support
18 84 (3.27%) Desktop Support
19 78 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (3.54%) Application Packaging
2 35 (1.36%) .NET
3 26 (1.01%) Web Services
4 21 (0.82%) Software Packaging
5 12 (0.47%) COM
6 10 (0.39%) XML
7 8 (0.31%) Middleware
8 5 (0.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 4 (0.16%) WSH
10 3 (0.12%) X-Windows
10 3 (0.12%) OCX
11 2 (0.078%) LINQ
11 2 (0.078%) MSMQ
11 2 (0.078%) HTML
12 1 (0.039%) LAMP
12 1 (0.039%) CSS
12 1 (0.039%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.039%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 280 (10.89%) Clustering
2 276 (10.74%) Blackberry
3 124 (4.82%) Thin Client
3 124 (4.82%) Fat Client
4 114 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 90 (3.50%) Replication
6 45 (1.75%) Hedge funds
7 43 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 43 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 35 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
9 32 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 25 (0.97%) iPhone
12 20 (0.78%) EqualLogic
13 19 (0.74%) CLARiiON
14 13 (0.51%) Statistics
14 13 (0.51%) User Experience
15 12 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
16 11 (0.43%) Social Network
17 9 (0.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2156 (83.86%) Windows
2 1002 (38.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 717 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 570 (22.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 539 (20.96%) Windows 7
6 271 (10.54%) Linux
7 256 (9.96%) Windows 8
8 232 (9.02%) Windows XP
9 87 (3.38%) UNIX
10 75 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 66 (2.57%) Windows 2000
12 64 (2.49%) Windows Vista
13 47 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
14 37 (1.44%) Solaris
15 31 (1.21%) Android
16 23 (0.89%) AIX
17 15 (0.58%) Mac OS
18 13 (0.51%) Mac OS X
19 12 (0.47%) Apple iOS
20 8 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (24.93%) ITIL
2 272 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 238 (9.26%) Service Delivery
4 128 (4.98%) Change Management
5 123 (4.78%) Change Control
6 122 (4.75%) Problem Management
7 109 (4.24%) Business Continuity
8 106 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 95 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 90 (3.50%) Migration
11 88 (3.42%) Project Management
12 78 (3.03%) Service Management
13 77 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
14 64 (2.49%) Incident Management
15 61 (2.37%) PRINCE2
16 58 (2.26%) Time Management
17 52 (2.02%) Configuration Management
18 50 (1.94%) ITIL V3
19 42 (1.63%) Line Management
20 41 (1.59%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 404 (15.71%) SQL
2 353 (13.73%) PowerShell
3 78 (3.03%) VB
4 71 (2.76%) VBScript
5 15 (0.58%) C#
6 14 (0.54%) Shell Script
7 13 (0.51%) Java
8 12 (0.47%) C
9 9 (0.35%) VBA
10 6 (0.23%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.19%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.19%) C++
12 4 (0.16%) PHP
13 3 (0.12%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.12%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.12%) Perl
14 2 (0.078%) R
14 2 (0.078%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.039%) VB6
15 1 (0.039%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 502 (19.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 384 (14.94%) Citrix Certification
3 380 (14.78%) MCSE
4 335 (13.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 318 (12.37%) CCA
6 218 (8.48%) MCSA
7 197 (7.66%) MCP
8 188 (7.31%) Security Cleared
9 161 (6.26%) SC Cleared
9 161 (6.26%) Cisco Certification
10 152 (5.91%) CCNA
11 136 (5.29%) Degree
12 110 (4.28%) CCEE
13 103 (4.01%) MCITP
14 98 (3.81%) CCIA
15 72 (2.80%) VCP4
16 62 (2.41%) VCP5
17 60 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
18 57 (2.22%) CCAA
19 48 (1.87%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (9.33%) SLA
2 20 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.47%) QA
3 12 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.039%) BS25999
7 1 (0.039%) COBIT
7 1 (0.039%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1564 (60.83%) Active Directory
2 1370 (53.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 963 (37.46%) XenDesktop
4 694 (26.99%) vSphere
5 541 (21.04%) Hyper-V
6 333 (12.95%) XenServer
7 299 (11.63%) VMware ESX
8 293 (11.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 189 (7.35%) Terminal Services
10 168 (6.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 166 (6.46%) VMware ESXi
12 64 (2.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 48 (1.87%) vCloud
13 48 (1.87%) MetaFrame
14 41 (1.59%) Xen
15 39 (1.52%) Terminal Server
16 30 (1.17%) UAG
17 29 (1.13%) NFS
18 26 (1.01%) VMware Server
19 23 (0.89%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 403 (15.67%) SCCM
2 216 (8.40%) Backup Exec
3 172 (6.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 145 (5.64%) SCOM
5 134 (5.21%) XenMobile
6 73 (2.84%) NetBackup
7 68 (2.64%) WSUS
8 58 (2.26%) EdgeSight
9 36 (1.40%) SCVMM
10 33 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 30 (1.17%) HP SIM
12 27 (1.05%) WMI
13 25 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 23 (0.89%) Tivoli
15 22 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
15 22 (0.86%) SCDPM
16 20 (0.78%) ARCserve
17 17 (0.66%) Opsview
18 15 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 15 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2461 (95.72%) Citrix
2 1867 (72.62%) VMware
3 1615 (62.82%) Microsoft
4 718 (27.93%) Cisco
5 505 (19.64%) HP
6 312 (12.14%) NetApp
7 292 (11.36%) Symantec
8 270 (10.50%) AppSense
9 243 (9.45%) EMC
10 166 (6.46%) Veeam
11 147 (5.72%) Dell
12 79 (3.07%) Oracle
13 75 (2.92%) Red Hat
14 70 (2.72%) IBM
15 65 (2.53%) CommVault
15 65 (2.53%) Sophos
16 59 (2.29%) Juniper
17 57 (2.22%) CheckPoint
18 46 (1.79%) Veritas
19 45 (1.75%) Intel
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