Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 265 336
Rank change year-on-year -68 +71 +70
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 53 124 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.38% 0.90% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 2.34% 6.26% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 111 45
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,300 £41,250 £31,850
90th Percentile £71,500 £65,000 £72,750
London median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -10.00%

XenDesktop 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 Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,269 1,981 1,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.10% 14.30% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,057 1,794 1,631
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £78,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +7.53%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Central London

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Central London

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Central London over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Central London

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -88 44 £42,500 -17.07% 4
West End of London - 1 £48,500 - 2
XenDesktop
London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing XenDesktop 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 Central London region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 53 (100.00%) Citrix
2 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 46 (86.79%) XenApp
3 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
4 42 (79.25%) VMware
5 39 (73.58%) Microsoft
6 32 (60.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (52.83%) ITIL
8 27 (50.94%) MS Exchange
8 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (49.06%) PowerShell
10 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (39.62%) DNS
12 20 (37.74%) Ivanti
12 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
13 19 (35.85%) vSphere
13 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
14 17 (32.08%) SQL
14 17 (32.08%) DHCP
14 17 (32.08%) Office 365
15 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (30.19%) Finance
16 14 (26.42%) SCCM
16 14 (26.42%) SAN
17 13 (24.53%) Project Management
18 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (22.64%) NetScaler
18 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
19 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
20 10 (18.87%) Windows 10

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 27 (50.94%) MS Exchange
2 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) IIS
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Infor SunSystems
1 9 (16.98%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Office 365
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) DNS
2 17 (32.08%) DHCP
3 14 (26.42%) SAN
4 12 (22.64%) NetScaler
5 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
6 8 (15.09%) Firewall
7 5 (9.43%) VPN
7 5 (9.43%) WAN
8 4 (7.55%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (7.55%) VSAN
9 3 (5.66%) Network Security
9 3 (5.66%) VoIP
9 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (3.77%) MPLS
10 2 (3.77%) SSH
10 2 (3.77%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Service Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (16.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Services Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Technical Support
5 8 (15.09%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix Support
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) IT Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
5 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (18.87%) Windows 10
7 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.89%) Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Project Management
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (15.09%) Service Management
4 6 (11.32%) Application Packaging
4 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
4 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.55%) Information Security
6 4 (7.55%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.55%) Security Patching
6 4 (7.55%) System Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineering
6 4 (7.55%) Task Automation
6 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Workflow
7 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) PowerShell
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) AppleScript
4 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.21%) MCSE
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.55%) MCSA
5 2 (3.77%) CCIE
5 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 2 (3.77%) CCNP
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CCA
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 46 (86.79%) XenApp
2 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
3 32 (60.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (35.85%) vSphere
5 9 (16.98%) XenServer
6 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
7 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.89%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.89%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.55%) HP SIM
2 4 (7.55%) XenMobile
3 2 (3.77%) Puppet
3 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.77%) Terraform
4 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.89%) Ansible
4 1 (1.89%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.89%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.89%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) SCSM
4 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.89%) vRealize
4 1 (1.89%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Citrix
2 42 (79.25%) VMware
3 39 (73.58%) Microsoft
4 20 (37.74%) Ivanti
5 8 (15.09%) Cisco
6 4 (7.55%) 3PAR
6 4 (7.55%) Dell
6 4 (7.55%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) Symantec
7 3 (5.66%) Apple
7 3 (5.66%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) F5
8 2 (3.77%) Google
8 2 (3.77%) Imperva
8 2 (3.77%) Infoblox
8 2 (3.77%) Juniper
8 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.77%) Zscaler