The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 225 210
Rank change year-on-year -13 -15  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 15 47 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 0.63% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 2.04% 5.10% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 35 48
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.15% +1.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,000 £52,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.62% +0.62%  

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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 736 921 1132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 11.90% 12.38% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 565 740 871
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in the East of England

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the East of England

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hertfordshire -11 8 £27,250 -45.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +17 5 £42,500 +102.38% 1
Essex +13 2 £40,000 +23.07%
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
3 31 (88.57%) Windows
4 29 (82.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (77.14%) XenApp
6 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
7 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
8 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
9 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
10 16 (45.71%) Cisco
11 15 (42.86%) ITIL
12 14 (40.00%) Office 365
13 13 (37.14%) vSphere
14 12 (34.29%) Skype for Business
14 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (34.29%) Skype
15 11 (31.43%) SCCM
15 11 (31.43%) DHCP
15 11 (31.43%) DNS
16 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
16 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
17 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (25.71%) Firewall
17 9 (25.71%) VBScript
18 8 (22.86%) NetScaler
18 8 (22.86%) VB
18 8 (22.86%) EMC
18 8 (22.86%) SAN
18 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
18 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Skype for Business
3 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.00%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Skype
2 11 (31.43%) DHCP
2 11 (31.43%) DNS
3 9 (25.71%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) NetScaler
4 8 (22.86%) SAN
5 7 (20.00%) LAN
5 7 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
7 5 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
8 3 (8.57%) VoIP
8 3 (8.57%) VPN
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (5.71%) Internet
10 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (2.86%) Advertising
1 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) IT Support
5 5 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix Support
7 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Support
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
9 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) CESG
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Android
7 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (8.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.86%) Disk Encryption
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Presales
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.71%) VBScript
3 8 (22.86%) VB
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) MCITP
3 5 (14.29%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) CCA
5 3 (8.57%) CCNA
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.71%) CCEA
6 2 (5.71%) CCNP
7 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (82.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (77.14%) XenApp
3 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) vSphere
5 8 (22.86%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (17.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
7 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
7 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 5 (14.29%) XenServer
8 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
10 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) AirWatch
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
3 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
4 16 (45.71%) Cisco
5 8 (22.86%) EMC
6 7 (20.00%) AppSense
6 7 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Apple
7 3 (8.57%) Veeam
8 2 (5.71%) Avaya
8 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.71%) Dell
8 2 (5.71%) Forcepoint
8 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.71%) Kaspersky
8 2 (5.71%) SAP
9 1 (2.86%) Altiris
9 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Secura Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + pension, private health etc.
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago