Period
to 17 September 2019

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 6 months to 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 248 296 319
Rank change year-on-year +48 +23 -43
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 38 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 0.51% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.99% 3.32% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 23
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £34,050 £21,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,875 £56,250 £56,000
England median annual salary £49,250 £46,500 £43,875
% change year-on-year +5.91% +5.98% +5.72%

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 East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,271 1,717 1,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.77% 15.38% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,016 1,265 1,209
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £44,400 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.91% +2.07% +2.96%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 17 September 2019.

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 6 months to 17 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +47 15 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Cambridgeshire +43 15 £37,500 -6.25%
Essex +16 6 £60,000 +166.67% 1
Norfolk - 2 £36,500 -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (78.95%) VMware
3 28 (73.68%) XenApp
4 27 (71.05%) Windows
5 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
6 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
7 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
9 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
10 14 (36.84%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 14 (36.84%) NetScaler
11 13 (34.21%) vSphere
12 12 (31.58%) Azure
12 12 (31.58%) DNS
12 12 (31.58%) ITIL
13 11 (28.95%) DHCP
13 11 (28.95%) SCCM
14 10 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
15 9 (23.68%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (21.05%) CCA
16 8 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
17 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (18.42%) SCOM
17 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
17 7 (18.42%) Ivanti
17 7 (18.42%) SLA
18 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services

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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Mimecast
3 3 (7.89%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) Azure Stack
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) NetScaler
2 12 (31.58%) DNS
3 11 (28.95%) DHCP
4 8 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (10.53%) VLAN
7 1 (2.63%) Firewall
7 1 (2.63%) LAN
7 1 (2.63%) Skype
7 1 (2.63%) WAN
7 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) TestRail
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Citrix Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (13.16%) Citrix Support
6 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Change Management
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 3 (7.89%) Service-Level Objective
5 3 (7.89%) Six Sigma
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leadership
5 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) C
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (23.68%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (21.05%) CCA
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (7.89%) MCITP
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.63%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) MCP
7 1 (2.63%) RHCE
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) XenApp
2 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
5 14 (36.84%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 13 (34.21%) vSphere
7 8 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services
9 5 (13.16%) BitLocker
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) SCCM
2 7 (18.42%) SCOM
3 6 (15.79%) vRealize
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.53%) PowerCLI
4 4 (10.53%) Puppet
5 3 (7.89%) WSUS
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.63%) SCSM
6 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (78.95%) VMware
3 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) Ivanti
5 5 (13.16%) NetApp
5 5 (13.16%) Sophos
6 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.53%) Brocade
6 4 (10.53%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) Veeam
7 3 (7.89%) SAP
8 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) Splunk