Period
to 28 October 2020

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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 274 308
Rank change year-on-year +93 +34 -78
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 13 55 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.55% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 1.81% 2.88% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 49
Median annual salary £70,000 £46,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.54% +13.41% -18.00%
10th Percentile £42,523 £28,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +66.67% +5.88% -15.00%

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 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 720 1,907 1,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.70% 18.94% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 647 1,731 1,592
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £29,025
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +11.67%

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 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
4 10 (76.92%) XenApp
5 9 (69.23%) SCCM
5 9 (69.23%) VMware
6 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 8 (61.54%) DNS
6 8 (61.54%) Office 365
7 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
7 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
8 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (38.46%) Finance
9 5 (38.46%) DHCP
9 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
9 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
9 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (30.77%) ITIL
10 4 (30.77%) Azure
11 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
11 3 (23.08%) SCOM
11 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
11 3 (23.08%) Cisco
11 3 (23.08%) IIS
11 3 (23.08%) LDAP
11 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
11 3 (23.08%) VB
11 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Azure
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Skype
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) DMZ
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Architecture Roadmap
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Personalization
3 2 (15.38%) Project Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
4 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) XenApp
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) SCOrch
3 2 (15.38%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Ivanti
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Solarflare
6 1 (7.69%) Sun