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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenDesktop
Rank 507 534 498
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -36
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 483 496 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 3.87% 3.87% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 410 396 525
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,200 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £56,500
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
12479 12810 13120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.68% 11.70% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10635 10604 11041
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,309 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +17 425 £42,500 -2.29% 45
London +61 196 £52,500 +0.47% 15
South East +17 77 £41,313 -7.16% 9
City of London +64 51 £51,500 -6.36% 5
Yorkshire +58 38 £38,750 +4.72% 5
West Yorkshire +37 31 £37,500 +1.35% 5
North West -8 30 £37,500 - 3
East of England +4 29 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Leeds +39 25 £37,500 +1.35% 4
South Wales +28 25 £40,000 +72.04%
Wales +26 25 £40,000 +72.04%
Buckinghamshire +42 22 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands -38 20 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Surrey +9 17 £47,500 +46.15% 1
South West +1 15 £30,250 -13.57% 4
Cheshire +48 14 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Manchester -32 14 £40,250 +7.33% 1
Cardiff +12 13 £33,750 +45.16%
Milton Keynes - 13 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -1 10 £25,000 -44.75% 2
Bedfordshire +17 9 £50,000 +14.28%
East Midlands +5 9 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Hampshire +5 9 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £36,000 -23.40%
Northwich +1 9 £28,000 -25.33%
Scotland -3 9 £36,000 - 2
Brighton - 9 £41,500 -
East Sussex - 9 £41,500 -
Luton +20 8 £50,000 +14.28%
North East +8 8 £40,500 +47.27% 1

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 907 (93.60%) Citrix
2 776 (80.08%) XenApp
3 751 (77.50%) VMware
4 652 (67.29%) Windows
5 590 (60.89%) Microsoft
6 588 (60.68%) Active Directory
7 453 (46.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 405 (41.80%) Windows Server
9 303 (31.27%) MS Exchange
10 294 (30.34%) SCCM
11 288 (29.72%) MS Excel
12 273 (28.17%) NetScaler
13 259 (26.73%) ITIL
14 253 (26.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 244 (25.18%) SAN
15 244 (25.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 242 (24.97%) Cisco
17 226 (23.32%) vSphere
18 223 (23.01%) Hyper-V
19 200 (20.64%) Microsoft Certification
20 199 (20.54%) SQL Server
21 189 (19.50%) HP
21 189 (19.50%) Microsoft App-V
22 187 (19.30%) Windows 7
23 174 (17.96%) PowerShell
23 174 (17.96%) Office 365
24 161 (16.62%) Exchange Server 2010
25 160 (16.51%) Citrix Certification
26 159 (16.41%) MS Office
27 149 (15.38%) AppSense

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
1 303 (31.27%) MS Exchange
2 161 (16.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 110 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 92 (9.49%) SharePoint
5 66 (6.81%) Skype for Business
6 50 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 39 (4.02%) IIS
8 33 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.41%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.21%) Documentum
13 1 (0.10%) CMS
13 1 (0.10%) Drupal
13 1 (0.10%) GroupWise
Applications
1 288 (29.72%) MS Excel
2 159 (16.41%) MS Office
3 12 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.34%) assyst
2 10 (1.03%) 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
1 174 (17.96%) Office 365
2 104 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (4.02%) Amazon S3
6 22 (2.27%) IaaS
7 15 (1.55%) OneDrive
8 13 (1.34%) SaaS
9 9 (0.93%) 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
1 273 (28.17%) NetScaler
2 244 (25.18%) SAN
3 140 (14.45%) Firewall
4 132 (13.62%) LAN
5 126 (13.00%) WAN
6 125 (12.90%) DNS
7 124 (12.80%) DHCP
8 71 (7.33%) TCP/IP
9 68 (7.02%) VPN
10 46 (4.75%) LDAP
11 45 (4.64%) VoIP
12 42 (4.33%) Cisco ASA
13 37 (3.82%) Remote Desktop
14 32 (3.30%) NAS
15 29 (2.99%) Wireless
16 28 (2.89%) VLAN
17 24 (2.48%) MPLS
18 22 (2.27%) iSCSI
19 21 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
20 20 (2.06%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 33 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.31%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.21%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.10%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.10%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.10%) MySQL
8 1 (0.10%) Power BI
8 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (0.83%) 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 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.21%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.21%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 146 (15.07%) Finance
2 49 (5.06%) Advertising
3 39 (4.02%) Law
4 37 (3.82%) Legal
5 31 (3.20%) Banking
6 27 (2.79%) Publishing
7 26 (2.68%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.37%) Back Office
9 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.83%) Marketing
10 7 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.72%) Retail
11 6 (0.62%) Electronics
11 6 (0.62%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.52%) Local Government
13 4 (0.41%) Billing
14 3 (0.31%) International Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.10%) German Language
16 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 194 (20.02%) Citrix Engineer
2 156 (16.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 152 (15.69%) Analyst
4 124 (12.80%) Consultant
5 116 (11.97%) 3rd Line Support
6 114 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 101 (10.42%) Support Engineer
8 78 (8.05%) Support Analyst
9 63 (6.50%) Citrix Consultant
10 57 (5.88%) Desktop Support
11 54 (5.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 51 (5.26%) Citrix Specialist
12 51 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
13 49 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
13 49 (5.06%) Citrix Support
14 47 (4.85%) IT Support
15 45 (4.64%) Architect
16 44 (4.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 44 (4.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
17 43 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (5.06%) Web Services
2 5 (0.52%) CGI
3 4 (0.41%) .NET
4 2 (0.21%) CSS
4 2 (0.21%) HTML
4 2 (0.21%) XML
4 2 (0.21%) X-Windows
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%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (9.91%) Data Centre
3 58 (5.99%) Fat Client
3 58 (5.99%) Thin Client
4 36 (3.72%) Clustering
5 29 (2.99%) Replication
6 28 (2.89%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 24 (2.48%) Blackberry
9 21 (2.17%) VCE vBlock
10 20 (2.06%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.34%) Mobile Computing
12 12 (1.24%) FlexPod
13 9 (0.93%) Driving Licence
13 9 (0.93%) HP StoreVirtual
14 7 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (0.72%) iPad
14 7 (0.72%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.62%) iSeries
15 6 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 652 (67.29%) Windows
2 405 (41.80%) Windows Server
3 253 (26.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 244 (25.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 187 (19.30%) Windows 7
6 97 (10.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 82 (8.46%) Windows 10
8 79 (8.15%) Windows 8
9 61 (6.30%) Linux
10 28 (2.89%) Unix
11 25 (2.58%) Android
12 16 (1.65%) Windows 2000
13 15 (1.55%) VMS
14 14 (1.44%) Windows XP
15 13 (1.34%) Mac OS X
16 12 (1.24%) Apple iOS
17 11 (1.14%) Windows NT
18 9 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 8 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
20 4 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (26.73%) ITIL
2 75 (7.74%) Project Management
3 66 (6.81%) Service Delivery
4 59 (6.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 53 (5.47%) Change Management
6 51 (5.26%) Presales
6 51 (5.26%) Service Management
7 39 (4.02%) Migration
8 38 (3.92%) Application Packaging
8 38 (3.92%) Operations Management
9 37 (3.82%) Incident Management
10 35 (3.61%) ITSM
11 33 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 31 (3.20%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 31 (3.20%) PRINCE2
12 31 (3.20%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 29 (2.99%) ITIL V3
14 27 (2.79%) Load Balancing
15 26 (2.68%) People Management
16 25 (2.58%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 174 (17.96%) PowerShell
2 103 (10.63%) SQL
3 33 (3.41%) VBScript
4 24 (2.48%) VB
5 16 (1.65%) Python
6 14 (1.44%) Ruby
7 8 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.72%) C
9 3 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.31%) C#
9 3 (0.31%) Perl
10 2 (0.21%) Java
11 1 (0.10%) Go
11 1 (0.10%) PHP
11 1 (0.10%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.10%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 200 (20.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 160 (16.51%) Citrix Certification
3 140 (14.45%) MCSE
4 123 (12.69%) CCA
5 108 (11.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 66 (6.81%) ITIL Certification
7 56 (5.78%) MCSA
8 43 (4.44%) Degree
9 36 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (3.10%) MCITP
10 30 (3.10%) Security Cleared
11 29 (2.99%) MCP
12 28 (2.89%) CCNA
13 20 (2.06%) CCEE
14 17 (1.75%) SC Cleared
15 16 (1.65%) VCAP
16 10 (1.03%) CCEA
17 9 (0.93%) MCTS
18 8 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
19 7 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.33%) SLA
2 9 (0.93%) COBIT
3 7 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.72%) QA
4 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.10%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 776 (80.08%) XenApp
2 588 (60.68%) Active Directory
3 453 (46.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 226 (23.32%) vSphere
5 223 (23.01%) Hyper-V
6 189 (19.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 149 (15.38%) XenServer
8 53 (5.47%) Virtual Machines
9 45 (4.64%) Terminal Services
10 43 (4.44%) VMware ESX
11 40 (4.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 40 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
12 36 (3.72%) vCloud
13 27 (2.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 12 (1.24%) Xen
15 10 (1.03%) NFS
16 9 (0.93%) Firmware
17 7 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
17 7 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
17 7 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 294 (30.34%) SCCM
2 132 (13.62%) SCOM
3 71 (7.33%) XenMobile
4 38 (3.92%) Backup Exec
5 35 (3.61%) EdgeSight
6 24 (2.48%) AirWatch
7 20 (2.06%) vMotion
7 20 (2.06%) WSUS
8 19 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
9 18 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
10 16 (1.65%) NetBackup
11 14 (1.44%) SCVMM
12 12 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
12 12 (1.24%) Nagios
13 11 (1.14%) SCOrch
14 9 (0.93%) AppDNA
14 9 (0.93%) ThinApp
15 8 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
15 8 (0.83%) HP SIM
15 8 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 907 (93.60%) Citrix
2 751 (77.50%) VMware
3 590 (60.89%) Microsoft
4 242 (24.97%) Cisco
5 189 (19.50%) HP
6 149 (15.38%) AppSense
7 127 (13.11%) NetApp
8 58 (5.99%) Dell
9 56 (5.78%) EMC
9 56 (5.78%) Veeam
10 53 (5.47%) Symantec
11 38 (3.92%) Oracle
12 34 (3.51%) IBM
13 33 (3.41%) LANDesk
14 29 (2.99%) F5
15 25 (2.58%) Apple
16 22 (2.27%) CommVault
16 22 (2.27%) Wyse
17 20 (2.06%) Nimble Storage
18 17 (1.75%) CheckPoint
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32k - 40k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 40,000 - 50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Salary: £31,288 per annum + flexi time, fantastic pension and other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £53000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago