Period
to 20 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 293 337
Rank change year-on-year +84 +44 -45
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 33 60 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.65% 0.52% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 2.89% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 35
Median annual salary £77,000 £45,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.70% +0.83% -14.29%
10th Percentile £29,825 £28,050 £36,750
90th Percentile £88,625 £72,500 £80,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.65% -5.00% +14.29%

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 974 2,075 2,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.29% 18.03% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1,880 1,944
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,375 £27,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,675 £93,755 £95,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Central London

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XenDesktop in Central London.

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Central London

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing XenDesktop in Central London over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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 January 2021. 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 +79 32 £77,000 +40.00% 1
City of Westminster +7 1 £55,000 -35.29%
XenDesktop
London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
4 18 (54.55%) DNS
4 18 (54.55%) Office 365
5 17 (51.52%) NetScaler
5 17 (51.52%) DHCP
6 16 (48.48%) VMware
6 16 (48.48%) XenApp
7 15 (45.45%) SCCM
7 15 (45.45%) Finance
7 15 (45.45%) ITIL
8 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
9 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
10 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
11 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (30.30%) SCOM
11 10 (30.30%) Azure
12 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
12 9 (27.27%) Banking
12 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
12 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (24.24%) Cisco
13 8 (24.24%) DMZ
13 8 (24.24%) Proactive Monitoring
13 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (24.24%) Change Control

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 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (54.55%) Office 365
2 10 (30.30%) Azure
3 6 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.06%) AWS
4 2 (6.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) DNS
2 17 (51.52%) DHCP
2 17 (51.52%) NetScaler
3 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (24.24%) DMZ
5 5 (15.15%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) SAN
7 1 (3.03%) Skype
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Housing Association
4 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Architect
1 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.12%) IT Architect
4 4 (12.12%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
2 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.06%) Android
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 8 (24.24%) Architecture Roadmap
3 8 (24.24%) Change Control
3 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
3 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (24.24%) Proactive Monitoring
4 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) High Availability
5 6 (18.18%) Project Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.09%) Technology Roadmap
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.03%) DevOps
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) CISSP
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.15%) MCSE
4 4 (12.12%) CCNA
5 3 (9.09%) MCSA
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (3.03%) CCA
7 1 (3.03%) CISM
7 1 (3.03%) MCP
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 22301
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) XenApp
3 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) SCCM
2 10 (30.30%) SCOM
3 5 (15.15%) SCOrch
3 5 (15.15%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (6.06%) Ansible
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (6.06%) Puppet
5 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.03%) Terraform
5 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (48.48%) VMware
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 8 (24.24%) Ivanti
5 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.06%) Apple
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Sophos
6 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 2 (6.06%) Xerox
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) Mitel
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Solarflare
7 1 (3.03%) Sun