The table below looks at the statistics for XenDesktop skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
UK
Rank 586 585 473
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -112
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 264 382 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 2.55% 3.18% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 226 325 476
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,125 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.62% -1.23%

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
10362 12010 13101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.34% 11.99% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8587 10184 11074
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenDesktop
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

XenDesktop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XenDesktop
Salary Trend

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

XenDesktop Salary Trend in the UK

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenDesktop over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

XenDesktop Salary Histogram in the UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 252 £40,000 -5.88% 27
London +32 135 £45,000 -10.00% 13
City of London +34 36 £55,000 +2.32% 6
South East +3 25 £35,000 -17.64% 5
South West +9 22 £37,500 +23.96% 3
Yorkshire +42 20 £38,000 +25.61%
West Yorkshire +50 19 £37,750 -10.11%
Dorset +29 16 £37,500 +23.96%
East of England +16 16 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Leeds +37 13 £37,500 -10.71%
North West -30 13 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Surrey +37 11 £33,250 -36.66% 2
West Midlands -1 11 £50,250 +25.62%
Bournemouth - 11 £37,500 -
East Midlands +19 10 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Redhill - 9 £42,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +7 7 - - 2
Birmingham -2 7 £52,500 +26.50%
Manchester -41 6 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Derbyshire - 6 £42,500 - 1
Bradford - 6 £38,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 - - 1
Essex +21 5 £41,500 -
Warrington +18 5 £23,000 -
Cheshire +14 5 £23,000 -29.23%
Poole +4 5 £31,250 +3.30%
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £26,000 -48.51%
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £40,000 +3.22%
South Wales +14 3 £24,500 +8.88%
Northampton +11 3 £40,000 -9.09%

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 527 (99.06%) Citrix
2 449 (84.40%) Windows
3 439 (82.52%) XenApp
4 399 (75.00%) VMware
5 369 (69.36%) Active Directory
6 326 (61.28%) Microsoft
7 278 (52.26%) Windows Server
8 256 (48.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 246 (46.24%) MS Exchange
10 209 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 174 (32.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 152 (28.57%) SAN
13 142 (26.69%) Cisco
14 136 (25.56%) ITIL
15 129 (24.25%) Exchange Server 2010
16 126 (23.68%) vSphere
16 126 (23.68%) MS Excel
17 118 (22.18%) SQL Server
18 114 (21.43%) Hyper-V
19 113 (21.24%) DNS
20 109 (20.49%) Office 365
21 107 (20.11%) DHCP
22 101 (18.98%) Windows 7
22 101 (18.98%) SCCM
23 97 (18.23%) PowerShell
24 91 (17.11%) SQL
25 90 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2013
26 86 (16.17%) Microsoft Certification
27 83 (15.60%) HP
27 83 (15.60%) Finance

XenDesktop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 246 (46.24%) MS Exchange
2 129 (24.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 90 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 53 (9.96%) IIS
4 53 (9.96%) SharePoint
5 52 (9.77%) Skype for Business
6 21 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 126 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 56 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) assyst
2 1 (0.19%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 109 (20.49%) Office 365
2 28 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.13%) IaaS
5 6 (1.13%) OneDrive
6 4 (0.75%) iPaaS
6 4 (0.75%) SaaS
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 152 (28.57%) SAN
2 113 (21.24%) DNS
3 107 (20.11%) DHCP
4 75 (14.10%) Firewall
4 75 (14.10%) WAN
5 74 (13.91%) NetScaler
6 70 (13.16%) LAN
7 45 (8.46%) Skype
8 33 (6.20%) VPN
9 30 (5.64%) TCP/IP
10 29 (5.45%) iSCSI
11 23 (4.32%) VoIP
12 21 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
13 17 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (2.63%) IP Telephony
15 14 (2.63%) MPLS
16 13 (2.44%) Network Security
16 13 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (22.18%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.19%) DB2
9 1 (0.19%) Essbase
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (0.75%) MSI
2 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.19%) FogBugz
2 1 (0.19%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (15.60%) Finance
2 43 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.57%) Banking
4 10 (1.88%) Back Office
4 10 (1.88%) Billing
5 7 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.32%) Marketing
6 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.94%) Games
7 4 (0.75%) Publishing
8 3 (0.56%) Advertising
8 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.56%) Local Government
8 3 (0.56%) Online Betting
8 3 (0.56%) Retail
9 2 (0.38%) Law
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (19.17%) Analyst
2 100 (18.80%) Support Engineer
3 91 (17.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 87 (16.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 81 (15.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 67 (12.59%) Citrix Engineer
7 51 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 51 (9.59%) Support Analyst
8 50 (9.40%) Citrix Support
9 43 (8.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 41 (7.71%) 2nd Line Support
11 37 (6.95%) Service Analyst
12 35 (6.58%) Infrastructure Support
13 33 (6.20%) Desktop Support
14 32 (6.02%) Consultant
15 31 (5.83%) IT Engineer
15 31 (5.83%) IT Support
16 29 (5.45%) Citrix Analyst
17 25 (4.70%) Administrator
18 24 (4.51%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.13%) Web Services
2 4 (0.75%) LINQ
3 3 (0.56%) MAPI
4 1 (0.19%) CSS
4 1 (0.19%) HTML
4 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.65%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.83%) Driving Licence
3 30 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.89%) Fat Client
4 26 (4.89%) Thin Client
5 22 (4.14%) Clustering
6 19 (3.57%) PKI
7 14 (2.63%) User Experience
8 13 (2.44%) iPhone
9 12 (2.26%) Blackberry
9 12 (2.26%) iPad
10 11 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.07%) Replication
10 11 (2.07%) VCE vBlock
11 10 (1.88%) iSeries
11 10 (1.88%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.69%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (1.32%) Celerra
14 7 (1.32%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 449 (84.40%) Windows
2 278 (52.26%) Windows Server
3 209 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 174 (32.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 101 (18.98%) Windows 7
6 76 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (14.10%) Linux
8 42 (7.89%) Windows 10
9 23 (4.32%) Windows 8
10 14 (2.63%) Unix
11 13 (2.44%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.07%) Apple iOS
13 10 (1.88%) VMS
13 10 (1.88%) Windows 2000
13 10 (1.88%) Windows NT
14 6 (1.13%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.94%) Android
16 4 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (25.56%) ITIL
2 38 (7.14%) Migration
3 35 (6.58%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 34 (6.39%) Service Management
5 25 (4.70%) Project Management
6 23 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (4.32%) Mentoring
7 20 (3.76%) Presales
8 19 (3.57%) Change Control
8 19 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (3.20%) Service Delivery
10 15 (2.82%) Business Continuity
10 15 (2.82%) Incident Management
10 15 (2.82%) Time Management
11 14 (2.63%) Application Packaging
11 14 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (2.63%) Virtual Environments
12 12 (2.26%) ITIL V3
12 12 (2.26%) Project Planning
12 12 (2.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 97 (18.23%) PowerShell
2 91 (17.11%) SQL
3 17 (3.20%) VB
4 16 (3.01%) VBScript
5 10 (1.88%) C
6 8 (1.50%) VBA
7 4 (0.75%) Python
8 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.38%) Ruby
9 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 86 (16.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (12.97%) Citrix Certification
3 51 (9.59%) CCA
4 49 (9.21%) MCSE
5 41 (7.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 31 (5.83%) MCSA
7 28 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (4.32%) Degree
9 22 (4.14%) CCNA
9 22 (4.14%) MCITP
9 22 (4.14%) Security Cleared
10 18 (3.38%) SC Cleared
11 14 (2.63%) VCP5
12 13 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (2.26%) MCP
14 8 (1.50%) A+ Certification
15 7 (1.32%) CCNP
15 7 (1.32%) CCSA
15 7 (1.32%) VCP6
16 6 (1.13%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.89%) SLA
2 15 (2.82%) QA
3 12 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.32%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.56%) EMIR
6 3 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.56%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 439 (82.52%) XenApp
2 369 (69.36%) Active Directory
3 256 (48.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 126 (23.68%) vSphere
5 114 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 68 (12.78%) XenServer
7 31 (5.83%) VMware ESX
8 30 (5.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (4.32%) Virtual Machines
11 19 (3.57%) Terminal Services
12 15 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
13 14 (2.63%) NFS
14 13 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
15 12 (2.26%) vCloud
15 12 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
16 8 (1.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 7 (1.32%) ISA Server
17 7 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
18 6 (1.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 101 (18.98%) SCCM
2 48 (9.02%) SCOM
3 32 (6.02%) WSUS
4 18 (3.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 18 (3.38%) XenMobile
5 11 (2.07%) EdgeSight
5 11 (2.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (1.88%) vMotion
7 9 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (1.13%) WMI
10 5 (0.94%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.56%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.56%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.56%) Puppet
11 3 (0.56%) RSA Security Analytics
11 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 527 (99.06%) Citrix
2 399 (75.00%) VMware
3 326 (61.28%) Microsoft
4 142 (26.69%) Cisco
5 83 (15.60%) HP
6 56 (10.53%) AppSense
7 54 (10.15%) EMC
8 44 (8.27%) NetApp
9 37 (6.95%) Apple
10 28 (5.26%) Symantec
11 27 (5.08%) Dell
12 20 (3.76%) Avaya
12 20 (3.76%) IBM
13 18 (3.38%) CheckPoint
14 17 (3.20%) Bloomberg
14 17 (3.20%) F5
14 17 (3.20%) Reuters
15 16 (3.01%) Juniper
16 15 (2.82%) MobileIron
16 15 (2.82%) Veeam
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £24,343 to £35,078 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £38,490 to £43,320 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Paid Certs etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + flexible working + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £230 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
St Ives
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Aquila Heywood
Salary: up to 60,000
Posted: 27 days ago