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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
London / City of London
Rank 188 180 248
Rank change year-on-year -8 +68  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 31 90 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 1.27% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 5.10% 11.51% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 76 63
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XenDesktop is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 608 782 1351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 12.02% 11.02% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 568 683 1156
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in the City of London

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the City of London

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 58 (95.08%) XenApp
3 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
4 45 (73.77%) VMware
5 42 (68.85%) Windows
6 35 (57.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
9 27 (44.26%) Finance
10 26 (42.62%) Windows Server
11 23 (37.70%) SharePoint
11 23 (37.70%) MS Exchange
11 23 (37.70%) ITIL
12 22 (36.07%) vSphere
13 21 (34.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
14 18 (29.51%) PowerShell
15 17 (27.87%) SharePoint 2013
16 15 (24.59%) SQL
16 15 (24.59%) DHCP
16 15 (24.59%) DNS
16 15 (24.59%) AppSense
17 14 (22.95%) SCCM
17 14 (22.95%) Skype for Business
18 13 (21.31%) Skype
18 13 (21.31%) SCOM
18 13 (21.31%) Banking
19 12 (19.67%) IIS
19 12 (19.67%) PKI

XenDesktop
Top Related 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 23 (37.70%) MS Exchange
1 23 (37.70%) SharePoint
2 21 (34.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (27.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (22.95%) Skype for Business
5 12 (19.67%) IIS
6 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (8.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) DHCP
1 15 (24.59%) DNS
2 13 (21.31%) Skype
3 5 (8.20%) NetScaler
3 5 (8.20%) Network Security
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.64%) PBX
5 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) DB2
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Analyst
2 21 (34.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (29.51%) Citrix Support
4 17 (27.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (26.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 13 (21.31%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (21.31%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (21.31%) Support Analyst
7 12 (19.67%) Citrix Analyst
7 12 (19.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 12 (19.67%) Exchange Support
8 11 (18.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 11 (18.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 11 (18.03%) Active Directory Analyst
8 11 (18.03%) Active Directory Support
8 11 (18.03%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Support
8 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 11 (18.03%) SQL Analyst
8 11 (18.03%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Clustering
1 12 (19.67%) PKI
2 10 (16.39%) Fat Client
2 10 (16.39%) Thin Client
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (42.62%) Windows Server
4 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.28%) Solaris
6 2 (3.28%) Unix
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.64%) Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Release Management
3 11 (18.03%) Migration
4 10 (16.39%) Application Packaging
5 9 (14.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.20%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.92%) CRM
8 3 (4.92%) Service Management
9 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.28%) People Management
9 2 (3.28%) Presales
9 2 (3.28%) Process Management
9 2 (3.28%) Project Management
10 1 (1.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.64%) Server Building
10 1 (1.64%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) PowerShell
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 10 (16.39%) VBA
4 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.84%) MCSE
3 5 (8.20%) MCSA
4 3 (4.92%) Degree
5 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.64%) CCA
6 1 (1.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (1.64%) CCSA
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.64%) MCP
6 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.64%) VCP5
6 1 (1.64%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PMO
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 58 (95.08%) XenApp
2 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
3 35 (57.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (36.07%) vSphere
5 10 (16.39%) XenServer
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.64%) NFS
9 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) SCCM
2 13 (21.31%) SCOM
3 12 (19.67%) WSUS
4 1 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 45 (73.77%) VMware
3 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (24.59%) AppSense
5 10 (16.39%) Bloomberg
5 10 (16.39%) Reuters
6 9 (14.75%) Cisco
6 9 (14.75%) HP
7 5 (8.20%) EMC
8 2 (3.28%) Apple
8 2 (3.28%) NetApp
9 1 (1.64%) Avaya
9 1 (1.64%) CA
9 1 (1.64%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.64%) F5
9 1 (1.64%) Juniper
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus package and on call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 21 days ago