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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 511 632 530
Rank change year-on-year
+121 -102
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 450 366 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 3.66% 2.92% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 375 294 490
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
12304 12546 13214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.56% 11.44% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10449 10383 10960
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 July 2016 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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +95 402 £42,500 -3.40% 30
London +84 159 £50,750 -7.72% 10
South East +15 81 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Yorkshire +70 42 £37,500 +1.35% 4
City of London +79 40 £50,000 -9.09% 2
West Yorkshire +50 39 £37,500 +1.35% 3
East of England +13 39 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Leeds +46 32 £37,500 +1.35% 3
North West +16 31 £42,500 +11.47% 2
Buckinghamshire +45 24 £40,000 - 1
South Wales +25 23 £40,000 +50.94%
Wales +23 23 £40,000 +50.94%
West Midlands +1 20 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South West +15 18 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Milton Keynes - 18 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 15 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Sussex -1 13 £46,500 -20.51% 1
Crawley -4 13 £46,500 -20.51% 1
Cheshire +47 12 £30,000 -39.69%
Cambridgeshire +13 11 £37,500 -13.79%
Berkshire -13 11 £36,250 -23.68% 1
Manchester -27 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cardiff +9 9 £45,000 +69.81%
Hampshire -4 9 £37,500 - 1
Watford +25 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Merseyside -2 8 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Telford -6 8 £45,000 +17.64%
Shropshire -11 8 £45,000 +17.64%
Liverpool - 8 £32,500 - 1
Northwich - 8 £29,000 -

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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.

1 896 (93.24%) Citrix
2 751 (78.15%) XenApp
3 736 (76.59%) VMware
4 643 (66.91%) Windows
5 590 (61.39%) Active Directory
6 588 (61.19%) Microsoft
7 458 (47.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 389 (40.48%) Windows Server
9 307 (31.95%) MS Exchange
10 270 (28.10%) SCCM
11 268 (27.89%) NetScaler
12 255 (26.53%) ITIL
13 254 (26.43%) Hyper-V
14 250 (26.01%) MS Excel
15 241 (25.08%) Windows Server 2012
16 239 (24.87%) Cisco
17 230 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
18 223 (23.20%) SAN
19 206 (21.44%) vSphere
20 203 (21.12%) Microsoft Certification
20 203 (21.12%) SQL Server
21 188 (19.56%) PowerShell
22 185 (19.25%) HP
23 181 (18.83%) Windows 7
24 169 (17.59%) Office 365
25 164 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
26 156 (16.23%) MS Office
27 151 (15.71%) XenServer
28 149 (15.50%) Citrix Certification
29 142 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 307 (31.95%) MS Exchange
2 142 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 97 (10.09%) SharePoint
4 91 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 66 (6.87%) Skype for Business
6 44 (4.58%) IIS
7 37 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.42%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.10%) CMS
14 1 (0.10%) Documentum
14 1 (0.10%) Drupal
14 1 (0.10%) GroupWise
Applications
1 250 (26.01%) MS Excel
2 156 (16.23%) MS Office
3 12 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.25%) assyst
2 10 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.52%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 169 (17.59%) Office 365
2 98 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (4.89%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (3.95%) Amazon S3
6 23 (2.39%) IaaS
7 17 (1.77%) OneDrive
8 13 (1.35%) SaaS
9 7 (0.73%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.52%) Dropbox
10 5 (0.52%) PaaS
10 5 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 268 (27.89%) NetScaler
2 223 (23.20%) SAN
3 140 (14.57%) LAN
4 139 (14.46%) WAN
5 134 (13.94%) Firewall
6 133 (13.84%) DNS
7 132 (13.74%) DHCP
8 69 (7.18%) TCP/IP
9 61 (6.35%) VPN
10 48 (4.99%) VoIP
11 45 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
11 45 (4.68%) LDAP
12 34 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
13 29 (3.02%) Wireless
14 28 (2.91%) NAS
15 26 (2.71%) VLAN
16 25 (2.60%) iSCSI
17 24 (2.50%) MPLS
18 21 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
19 20 (2.08%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.42%) Pentaho
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.21%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.10%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.10%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.10%) MySQL
9 1 (0.10%) Power BI
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.14%) MSI
2 5 (0.52%) Bugzilla
2 5 (0.52%) FogBugz
2 5 (0.52%) JIRA
2 5 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.31%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 140 (14.57%) Finance
2 42 (4.37%) Advertising
3 39 (4.06%) Legal
4 33 (3.43%) Law
5 31 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.81%) Back Office
6 27 (2.81%) Publishing
7 17 (1.77%) Banking
8 10 (1.04%) Local Government
9 9 (0.94%) Online Betting
10 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.73%) Retail
12 6 (0.62%) Electronics
12 6 (0.62%) Marketing
13 4 (0.42%) Billing
14 3 (0.31%) International Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.10%) Games
16 1 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 202 (21.02%) Citrix Engineer
2 155 (16.13%) Analyst
3 150 (15.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 119 (12.38%) Consultant
5 111 (11.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 102 (10.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 95 (9.89%) Support Engineer
8 69 (7.18%) Support Analyst
9 64 (6.66%) Citrix Consultant
10 61 (6.35%) Citrix Support
11 56 (5.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 55 (5.72%) Desktop Support
13 51 (5.31%) VMware Engineer
14 50 (5.20%) Architect
15 47 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support
16 46 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 45 (4.68%) Citrix Analyst
17 45 (4.68%) Citrix Specialist
17 45 (4.68%) Server Engineer
18 43 (4.47%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (4.68%) Web Services
2 5 (0.52%) CGI
3 4 (0.42%) .NET
4 2 (0.21%) CSS
4 2 (0.21%) HTML
4 2 (0.21%) XML
5 1 (0.10%) Ajax
5 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.10%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.10%) HTML5
5 1 (0.10%) jQuery
5 1 (0.10%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.10%) WPF
5 1 (0.10%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 118 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (11.24%) Data Centre
3 53 (5.52%) Fat Client
3 53 (5.52%) Thin Client
4 31 (3.23%) Replication
5 30 (3.12%) Clustering
5 30 (3.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 27 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 25 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.50%) Blackberry
9 16 (1.66%) VCE vBlock
10 14 (1.46%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.46%) FlexPod
11 12 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
12 10 (1.04%) HP StoreVirtual
13 9 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
13 9 (0.94%) iPad
14 8 (0.83%) iSeries
14 8 (0.83%) Private Cloud
15 7 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 643 (66.91%) Windows
2 389 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 241 (25.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 230 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 181 (18.83%) Windows 7
6 77 (8.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 70 (7.28%) Windows 10
8 63 (6.56%) Linux
8 63 (6.56%) Windows 8
9 31 (3.23%) Unix
10 21 (2.19%) Android
11 16 (1.66%) Windows 2000
12 14 (1.46%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.46%) Windows XP
13 13 (1.35%) Mac OS X
13 13 (1.35%) VMS
14 11 (1.14%) Windows NT
15 8 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (26.53%) ITIL
2 79 (8.22%) Project Management
3 74 (7.70%) Service Delivery
4 69 (7.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 56 (5.83%) Service Management
6 55 (5.72%) Change Management
7 51 (5.31%) Presales
8 44 (4.58%) Migration
9 41 (4.27%) Mentoring
10 40 (4.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 37 (3.85%) Operations Management
12 34 (3.54%) Application Packaging
12 34 (3.54%) ITSM
13 33 (3.43%) People Management
14 31 (3.23%) PRINCE2
15 30 (3.12%) ITIL V3
16 29 (3.02%) Incident Management
17 27 (2.81%) Server Virtualisation
18 26 (2.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
18 26 (2.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 188 (19.56%) PowerShell
2 107 (11.13%) SQL
3 37 (3.85%) VBScript
4 23 (2.39%) VB
5 17 (1.77%) Python
6 12 (1.25%) Ruby
7 9 (0.94%) C
8 7 (0.73%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.42%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.42%) Perl
10 3 (0.31%) C#
11 2 (0.21%) Java
12 1 (0.10%) Go
12 1 (0.10%) PHP
12 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.10%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 203 (21.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 149 (15.50%) Citrix Certification
3 137 (14.26%) MCSE
4 113 (11.76%) CCA
5 101 (10.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 68 (7.08%) ITIL Certification
7 57 (5.93%) MCSA
8 44 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (4.27%) Degree
10 36 (3.75%) Security Cleared
11 34 (3.54%) CCNA
12 32 (3.33%) MCITP
13 25 (2.60%) MCP
14 20 (2.08%) SC Cleared
15 14 (1.46%) VCAP
16 10 (1.04%) MCTS
17 9 (0.94%) CCEA
17 9 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
18 7 (0.73%) CCIE
18 7 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.14%) SLA
2 13 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.73%) QA
4 5 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.42%) COBIT
6 3 (0.31%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.10%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 751 (78.15%) XenApp
2 590 (61.39%) Active Directory
3 458 (47.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 254 (26.43%) Hyper-V
5 206 (21.44%) vSphere
6 164 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
7 151 (15.71%) XenServer
8 47 (4.89%) Terminal Services
9 44 (4.58%) Virtual Machines
9 44 (4.58%) VMware ESX
10 39 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
11 36 (3.75%) vCloud
12 25 (2.60%) Virtual Desktop
13 22 (2.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 10 (1.04%) Xen
15 9 (0.94%) Firmware
15 9 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
15 9 (0.94%) NFS
15 9 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
15 9 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 270 (28.10%) SCCM
2 119 (12.38%) SCOM
3 65 (6.76%) XenMobile
4 28 (2.91%) Backup Exec
5 27 (2.81%) AirWatch
5 27 (2.81%) EdgeSight
6 20 (2.08%) vMotion
7 19 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
8 17 (1.77%) NetBackup
8 17 (1.77%) WSUS
9 15 (1.56%) SCVMM
10 14 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
11 12 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
11 12 (1.25%) Nagios
12 11 (1.14%) AppDNA
12 11 (1.14%) SCOrch
13 9 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
14 8 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (0.83%) ThinApp
15 7 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 896 (93.24%) Citrix
2 736 (76.59%) VMware
3 588 (61.19%) Microsoft
4 239 (24.87%) Cisco
5 185 (19.25%) HP
6 132 (13.74%) AppSense
7 126 (13.11%) NetApp
8 65 (6.76%) Veeam
9 60 (6.24%) Symantec
10 57 (5.93%) Dell
10 57 (5.93%) EMC
11 42 (4.37%) Oracle
12 39 (4.06%) LANDesk
13 32 (3.33%) IBM
14 31 (3.23%) F5
15 27 (2.81%) Apple
16 24 (2.50%) CommVault
17 22 (2.29%) Computacenter
18 20 (2.08%) Nimble Storage
18 20 (2.08%) Wyse
Staplehurst, Kent
1st Choice IT & Sales Appointments
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,500 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £42,000 - £53,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £48000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 23 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus profit and performance related
Posted: 23 days ago
Nationwide
Softcat
Salary: Competitive Salary and Bonus Structure
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime/Training
Posted: 26 days ago
Nationwide
Softcat
Salary: Competitive Salary and Bonus Structure
Posted: 26 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago