The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 172 183
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 7 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 2.47% 1.86% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -  

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 East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 283 484 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 10.74% 14.95% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 257 406 278
Median salary £36,035 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.95% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,124 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for XenDesktop in the East Midlands

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the East Midlands

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 5 £35,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £22,500 -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
3 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (66.67%) DNS
5 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
6 9 (60.00%) XenApp
7 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
8 7 (46.67%) F5
8 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
8 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
8 7 (46.67%) Oracle
8 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
8 7 (46.67%) Cisco
8 7 (46.67%) Clustering
9 6 (40.00%) AppSense
9 6 (40.00%) HP
10 5 (33.33%) EMC
10 5 (33.33%) IBM
10 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (33.33%) Juniper
10 5 (33.33%) SAN
10 5 (33.33%) NetApp
10 5 (33.33%) Nokia
10 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (33.33%) IIS

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) FTP
4 2 (13.33%) ICMP
4 2 (13.33%) IMAP
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) LDAP
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
4 2 (13.33%) POP3
4 2 (13.33%) Skype
4 2 (13.33%) SMTP
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Server Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 9 (60.00%) XenApp
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (33.33%) vCloud
5 5 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (33.33%) Xen
6 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (33.33%) ThinApp
2 3 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) EdgeSight
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) F5
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) AppSense
5 6 (40.00%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (33.33%) EMC
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) McAfee
6 5 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (33.33%) Nokia
6 5 (33.33%) Symantec