Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 156 183
Rank change year-on-year +60 +27 -9
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 59 46 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.02% 1.16% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 10.19% 8.10% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 14
Birmingham median annual salary £42,750 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% -3.23% +24.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,000 £24,450
90th Percentile £63,500 £52,500 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% +9.72% -4.00%

XenApp is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 579 568 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.82% 14.34% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 450 373 317
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -4.00%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Birmingham

XenApp
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenApp in Birmingham.

Salary trend for XenApp in Birmingham

XenApp
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for XenApp in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 59 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (88.14%) Active Directory
3 50 (84.75%) Windows
4 44 (74.58%) VMware
4 44 (74.58%) Office 365
5 41 (69.49%) Windows Server
6 40 (67.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 33 (55.93%) Cisco
8 32 (54.24%) vSphere
9 31 (52.54%) DHCP
9 31 (52.54%) DNS
10 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
11 29 (49.15%) XenDesktop
11 29 (49.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 28 (47.46%) Hyper-V
13 27 (45.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 25 (42.37%) HP
14 25 (42.37%) Dell
14 25 (42.37%) NetApp
15 24 (40.68%) Project Management
16 21 (35.59%) Clustering
16 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (30.51%) SQL
18 17 (28.81%) Firewall
18 17 (28.81%) Veeam
19 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
19 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
20 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
20 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (20.34%) SAS
4 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
5 8 (13.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (74.58%) Office 365
2 40 (67.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (49.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (15.25%) IaaS
4 9 (15.25%) PaaS
5 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (13.56%) Azure Functions
5 8 (13.56%) Azure Machine Learning
5 8 (13.56%) Serverless
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (52.54%) DHCP
1 31 (52.54%) DNS
2 17 (28.81%) Firewall
3 13 (22.03%) VLAN
4 12 (20.34%) FCoE
4 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (20.34%) iSCSI
4 12 (20.34%) NAS
4 12 (20.34%) Spanning Tree
4 12 (20.34%) WAN
5 10 (16.95%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
6 8 (13.56%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (13.56%) Skype
7 7 (11.86%) LAN
7 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
8 6 (10.17%) SAN
9 3 (5.08%) VPN
10 2 (3.39%) Broadband
10 2 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
1 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (32.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (3.39%) Analyst
3 2 (3.39%) Consultant
3 2 (3.39%) IT Engineer
3 2 (3.39%) Network Consultant
3 2 (3.39%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (3.39%) Security Consultant
3 2 (3.39%) Service Analyst
3 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
4 1 (1.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix Expert
4 1 (1.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (1.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) JSON
1 8 (13.56%) SAML
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Clustering
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 50 (84.75%) Windows
2 41 (69.49%) Windows Server
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.56%) Linux
7 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (40.68%) Project Management
3 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) ITIL
4 9 (15.25%) Commercial Awareness
4 9 (15.25%) Migration
5 8 (13.56%) Artificial Intelligence
5 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
5 8 (13.56%) Business Development
5 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
5 8 (13.56%) Data Protection
5 8 (13.56%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (13.56%) ERP
5 8 (13.56%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (13.56%) Machine Learning
5 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.56%) Open Source
5 8 (13.56%) Presales
5 8 (13.56%) SDLC
5 8 (13.56%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) CCA
2 5 (8.47%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SLA
2 6 (10.17%) COBIT
2 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.08%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 52 (88.14%) Active Directory
2 32 (54.24%) vSphere
3 29 (49.15%) XenDesktop
4 28 (47.46%) Hyper-V
5 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (16.95%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (13.56%) Docker
8 7 (11.86%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (8.47%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (5.08%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) FortiGate
2 8 (13.56%) HP Data Protector
2 8 (13.56%) Kubernetes
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (13.56%) NetBackup
2 8 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 8 (13.56%) Terraform
3 6 (10.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Citrix
2 44 (74.58%) VMware
3 33 (55.93%) Cisco
4 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
5 25 (42.37%) Dell
5 25 (42.37%) HP
5 25 (42.37%) NetApp
6 17 (28.81%) Veeam
7 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
8 12 (20.34%) Dell Compellent
9 8 (13.56%) arcserve
9 8 (13.56%) CommVault
9 8 (13.56%) Meraki
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle
10 7 (11.86%) Symantec
11 6 (10.17%) SonicWALL
12 3 (5.08%) EqualLogic
12 3 (5.08%) Juniper
12 3 (5.08%) Palo Alto
13 2 (3.39%) Ruckus Wireless