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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
UK
Rank 622 560 489
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -71
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 243 424 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 2.37% 3.39% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 201 369 439
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.62%

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
10247 12498 13348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 12.20% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8513 10609 11222
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -52 225 £42,500 -3.40% 33
London +24 138 £42,500 -22.72% 14
City of London -5 35 £55,000 - 6
South East +7 20 £35,500 -16.47% 4
East of England +17 13 £26,500 -37.64% 2
South West -2 13 £37,500 +23.96% 3
Surrey +53 12 £46,250 -15.90% 2
Yorkshire +40 12 £38,500 -3.75% 3
North West -32 12 £41,500 +18.57% 6
West Midlands +14 11 £50,500 +26.25% 1
Redhill - 11 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +38 10 £38,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +18 10 £27,000 -46.00% 1
Dorset +24 9 £37,500 +23.96%
Hemel Hempstead +12 8 - -
Bournemouth - 8 £37,500 -
Birmingham +11 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £40,000 -9.09%
Leeds - 6 £38,000 - 2
Cheshire +16 5 £23,000 -29.23% 1
Northamptonshire +17 4 £35,000 -20.45%
Scotland +16 4 £56,500 +25.55% 1
Manchester -30 4 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Bradford - 4 £38,500 - 1
Essex +20 2 - - 1
South Wales +17 2 £22,750 -30.00% 1
Northampton +16 2 £40,000 -9.09%
Brentwood +16 2 - -
Glasgow +16 2 £45,500 +1.11% 1
Derbyshire +15 2 £45,000 -

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 497 (99.40%) Citrix
2 427 (85.40%) Windows
3 412 (82.40%) XenApp
4 387 (77.40%) VMware
5 339 (67.80%) Active Directory
6 306 (61.20%) Microsoft
7 264 (52.80%) Windows Server
8 258 (51.60%) VMware Infrastructure
9 234 (46.80%) MS Exchange
10 222 (44.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 161 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 146 (29.20%) ITIL
13 138 (27.60%) Cisco
14 136 (27.20%) SAN
15 134 (26.80%) Exchange Server 2010
16 130 (26.00%) MS Excel
17 119 (23.80%) Hyper-V
18 116 (23.20%) vSphere
19 114 (22.80%) Office 365
20 111 (22.20%) DNS
21 107 (21.40%) SQL Server
22 105 (21.00%) SQL
23 100 (20.00%) DHCP
24 99 (19.80%) SCCM
25 94 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2013
25 94 (18.80%) Microsoft Certification
26 89 (17.80%) Windows 7
26 89 (17.80%) PowerShell
27 81 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
27 81 (16.20%) HP

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
1 234 (46.80%) MS Exchange
2 134 (26.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 94 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 56 (11.20%) Skype for Business
5 55 (11.00%) SharePoint
6 46 (9.20%) IIS
7 20 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 130 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 62 (12.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) assyst
1 1 (0.20%) Eikon
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 114 (22.80%) Office 365
2 35 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.00%) IaaS
5 5 (1.00%) iPaaS
6 3 (0.60%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 136 (27.20%) SAN
2 111 (22.20%) DNS
3 100 (20.00%) DHCP
4 76 (15.20%) Firewall
5 64 (12.80%) WAN
6 61 (12.20%) LAN
6 61 (12.20%) NetScaler
7 48 (9.60%) Skype
8 28 (5.60%) iSCSI
9 23 (4.60%) Fibre Channel
9 23 (4.60%) VPN
10 21 (4.20%) TCP/IP
11 19 (3.80%) Remote Desktop
12 15 (3.00%) VoIP
13 13 (2.60%) Network Security
14 12 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (2.20%) IP Telephony
16 10 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (1.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (21.40%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.20%) DB2
9 1 (0.20%) Essbase
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.20%) FogBugz
1 1 (0.20%) JIRA
1 1 (0.20%) MSI
1 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (15.80%) Finance
2 45 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.40%) Banking
4 11 (2.20%) Billing
5 9 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.40%) Back Office
7 6 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.00%) Advertising
8 5 (1.00%) Marketing
8 5 (1.00%) Retail
9 4 (0.80%) Games
9 4 (0.80%) Legal
10 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 99 (19.80%) Support Engineer
2 94 (18.80%) Analyst
3 91 (18.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 88 (17.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 70 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 70 (14.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 50 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 48 (9.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 41 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 41 (8.20%) Citrix Support
9 40 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 36 (7.20%) Desktop Support
11 32 (6.40%) IT Support
11 32 (6.40%) Service Analyst
12 30 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support
12 30 (6.00%) IT Engineer
13 29 (5.80%) Windows Engineer
14 28 (5.60%) Consultant
15 26 (5.20%) Administrator
16 25 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.20%) Web Services
2 4 (0.80%) LINQ
3 3 (0.60%) MAPI
4 1 (0.20%) CSS
4 1 (0.20%) HTML
4 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 29 (5.80%) Driving Licence
3 25 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.80%) Clustering
4 24 (4.80%) PKI
5 22 (4.40%) Fat Client
5 22 (4.40%) Thin Client
6 14 (2.80%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.80%) User Experience
7 13 (2.60%) iPhone
8 12 (2.40%) iPad
8 12 (2.40%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 11 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.20%) Replication
10 10 (2.00%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (1.80%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.60%) Computer Science
13 7 (1.40%) Celerra
13 7 (1.40%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 427 (85.40%) Windows
2 264 (52.80%) Windows Server
3 222 (44.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 161 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (17.80%) Windows 7
6 81 (16.20%) Linux
6 81 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (9.00%) Windows 10
8 23 (4.60%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.00%) Mac OS X
9 15 (3.00%) VMS
10 13 (2.60%) Unix
10 13 (2.60%) Windows 2000
11 12 (2.40%) Apple iOS
11 12 (2.40%) Windows NT
12 7 (1.40%) Android
13 6 (1.20%) Windows Phone
14 5 (1.00%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (29.20%) ITIL
2 37 (7.40%) Migration
3 29 (5.80%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 29 (5.80%) Service Management
4 24 (4.80%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (4.40%) Project Management
6 21 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 18 (3.60%) Service Delivery
9 17 (3.40%) Time Management
10 16 (3.20%) Customer Requirements
10 16 (3.20%) Presales
10 16 (3.20%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (3.00%) Application Packaging
12 14 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (2.80%) ITIL V3
13 13 (2.60%) High Availability
13 13 (2.60%) Load Balancing
13 13 (2.60%) Performance Monitoring
14 12 (2.40%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 105 (21.00%) SQL
2 89 (17.80%) PowerShell
3 27 (5.40%) VB
4 14 (2.80%) VBScript
5 10 (2.00%) VBA
6 9 (1.80%) C
7 4 (0.80%) Python
8 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.40%) Ruby
9 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 94 (18.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (13.80%) Citrix Certification
3 54 (10.80%) MCSE
4 50 (10.00%) CCA
5 44 (8.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (6.80%) MCSA
7 30 (6.00%) Degree
7 30 (6.00%) MCITP
8 28 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (5.20%) CCNA
10 18 (3.60%) Security Cleared
11 16 (3.20%) SC Cleared
11 16 (3.20%) VCP5
12 13 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (2.60%) MCP
13 12 (2.40%) CCNP
14 8 (1.60%) CCSA
14 8 (1.60%) VCP6
14 8 (1.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.00%) SLA
2 17 (3.40%) QA
3 11 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.40%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.60%) EMIR
5 3 (0.60%) MiFID
6 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) BS25999
7 1 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 412 (82.40%) XenApp
2 339 (67.80%) Active Directory
3 258 (51.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 119 (23.80%) Hyper-V
5 116 (23.20%) vSphere
6 59 (11.80%) XenServer
7 40 (8.00%) VMware ESX
8 28 (5.60%) Virtual Machines
9 27 (5.40%) VMware ESXi
10 25 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 19 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
12 17 (3.40%) Terminal Services
13 15 (3.00%) NFS
14 13 (2.60%) vCloud
15 12 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
16 11 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
17 10 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
18 9 (1.80%) ISA Server
19 8 (1.60%) UAG
19 8 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 99 (19.80%) SCCM
2 56 (11.20%) SCOM
3 32 (6.40%) WSUS
4 24 (4.80%) Microsoft Clustering
5 18 (3.60%) XenMobile
6 12 (2.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 12 (2.40%) vMotion
7 9 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 8 (1.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 8 (1.60%) WMI
9 7 (1.40%) EdgeSight
9 7 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (1.20%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.00%) Puppet
12 4 (0.80%) Ansible
12 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.60%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 497 (99.40%) Citrix
2 387 (77.40%) VMware
3 306 (61.20%) Microsoft
4 138 (27.60%) Cisco
5 81 (16.20%) HP
6 46 (9.20%) EMC
7 43 (8.60%) AppSense
8 42 (8.40%) NetApp
9 39 (7.80%) Apple
10 32 (6.40%) Dell
11 22 (4.40%) Avaya
12 19 (3.80%) Symantec
13 18 (3.60%) Bloomberg
13 18 (3.60%) CheckPoint
13 18 (3.60%) Reuters
14 16 (3.20%) Juniper
15 12 (2.40%) F5
15 12 (2.40%) IBM
16 11 (2.20%) Veeam
17 10 (2.00%) 3PAR
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car/allowance + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum £40k + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
2i Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified Competitive base salary + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Review Contracts
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Buckingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
East London
Clifford Chance London Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Progress Housing Group
Salary: From £33,081 to £38,917 per annum Generous benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
North West England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago