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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 258 201 220
Rank change year-on-year -57 +19 +74
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 19 30 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 1.68% 3.06% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 36
10th Percentile £39,500 £24,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,625 £36,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £71,875 £85,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £85,500 £87,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +47.06%

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,134 980 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.50% 19.61% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 969 883 1,174
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,900 £32,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £98,375
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +8.00%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in the City of London

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XenDesktop in the City of London.

Salary trend for XenDesktop in the City of London

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing XenDesktop in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (89.47%) XenApp
3 14 (73.68%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) SCCM
5 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
5 10 (52.63%) Windows 10
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft 365
7 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
8 7 (36.84%) Finance
8 7 (36.84%) VPN
8 7 (36.84%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
9 6 (31.58%) Azure
10 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
10 5 (26.32%) User Experience
10 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (21.05%) SD-WAN
11 4 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (21.05%) ITIL
11 4 (21.05%) Agile
11 4 (21.05%) Application Packaging
12 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
12 3 (15.79%) Migration
12 3 (15.79%) BCP
12 3 (15.79%) Firewall

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (31.58%) Azure
3 1 (5.26%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) SD-WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) Skype
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.26%) Power BI
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 10
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Agile
3 4 (21.05%) Application Packaging
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) BCP
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
6 1 (5.26%) Personalization
6 1 (5.26%) Product Roadmap
6 1 (5.26%) Server Management
6 1 (5.26%) Strategic Roadmap
6 1 (5.26%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) XenApp
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
7 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
7 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Ivanti