Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 291 335 314
Rank change year-on-year +44 -21 0
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 61 38 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.53% 0.29% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 3.02% 1.71% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 88
Central London median annual salary £50,750 £42,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.41% -16.67% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £35,325 £41,250
90th Percentile £70,625 £71,625 £64,250
London median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% +17.65%

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 2,023 2,223 2,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.60% 17.19% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,800 1,985 1,937
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £94,500 £86,250
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +10.00%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 +45 47 £50,750 +1.50% 8
City of Westminster - 1 £85,000 -
XenDesktop
London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 59 (96.72%) Citrix
2 58 (95.08%) Windows
3 48 (78.69%) XenApp
4 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
5 45 (73.77%) VMware
6 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
6 37 (60.66%) Windows Server
7 35 (57.38%) Office 365
8 28 (45.90%) MS Exchange
8 28 (45.90%) DHCP
8 28 (45.90%) PowerShell
9 26 (42.62%) DNS
10 25 (40.98%) Windows 10
11 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (39.34%) Azure
11 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 20 (32.79%) Finance
13 18 (29.51%) SCCM
14 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (27.87%) SAN
14 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (26.23%) Cisco
16 13 (21.31%) LAN
17 12 (19.67%) Firewall
17 12 (19.67%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (19.67%) NetScaler
18 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
18 11 (18.03%) Mac OS
18 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V

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 28 (45.90%) MS Exchange
2 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (57.38%) Office 365
2 24 (39.34%) Azure
3 7 (11.48%) AWS
4 6 (9.84%) Slack
5 5 (8.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (6.56%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) DHCP
2 26 (42.62%) DNS
3 17 (27.87%) SAN
4 13 (21.31%) LAN
5 12 (19.67%) Firewall
5 12 (19.67%) NetScaler
6 11 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
7 10 (16.39%) WAN
8 9 (14.75%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (11.48%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (11.48%) Internet
10 4 (6.56%) Skype
10 4 (6.56%) VoIP
11 3 (4.92%) VLAN
12 2 (3.28%) Cisco Firepower
12 2 (3.28%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
12 2 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Bitbucket
1 6 (9.84%) JIRA
1 6 (9.84%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.92%) MSI
General
1 20 (32.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Advertising
2 4 (6.56%) Law
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
1 6 (9.84%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Replication
3 4 (6.56%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.28%) iPad
5 2 (3.28%) iPhone
5 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (95.08%) Windows
2 37 (60.66%) Windows Server
3 25 (40.98%) Windows 10
4 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (18.03%) Mac OS
6 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.28%) Android
8 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.28%) Linux
9 1 (1.64%) CentOS
9 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (13.11%) Proactive Monitoring
4 7 (11.48%) Project Management
5 6 (9.84%) Consumerization
5 6 (9.84%) DevOps
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure as Code
6 5 (8.20%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.56%) Investment Management
7 4 (6.56%) Project Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.92%) Personalization
8 3 (4.92%) Presales
8 3 (4.92%) Service Management
9 2 (3.28%) Change Management
9 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.28%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.11%) SQL
3 3 (4.92%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) MCSE
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.84%) CCA
2 6 (9.84%) CCNA
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (9.84%) MCITP
3 4 (6.56%) CCEA
3 4 (6.56%) CCNP
4 3 (4.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (78.69%) XenApp
2 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
3 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (19.67%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.56%) vSphere
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (4.92%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) SCCM
2 6 (9.84%) Grafana
2 6 (9.84%) Jamf Pro
3 5 (8.20%) vCenter Server
4 4 (6.56%) NetVault Backup
5 3 (4.92%) SCOM
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (3.28%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.64%) Avamar
7 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) Citrix
2 45 (73.77%) VMware
3 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
4 16 (26.23%) Cisco
5 8 (13.11%) Ivanti
6 7 (11.48%) HP
7 6 (9.84%) Dell
8 5 (8.20%) NetApp
8 5 (8.20%) Remedy
9 4 (6.56%) Avaya
9 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.56%) CommVault
9 4 (6.56%) iManage
10 3 (4.92%) Apple
10 3 (4.92%) Wyse
11 2 (3.28%) Juniper
11 2 (3.28%) McAfee
11 2 (3.28%) Qualys
11 2 (3.28%) Shavlik
11 2 (3.28%) Sophos