Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 333 280
Rank change year-on-year +65 -53 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 61 24 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.58% 0.21% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 3.59% 1.55% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 18 70
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +8.75% -5.88%

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 1,701 1,551 1,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.13% 13.26% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,260 1,290 1,183
East of England median annual salary £44,200 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £23,238 £23,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £69,100 £65,000 £63,550
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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 +23 27 £45,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +35 18 £37,500 - 3
Essex - 15 £22,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (85.25%) VMware
2 52 (85.25%) XenApp
3 49 (80.33%) Microsoft
3 49 (80.33%) Windows
4 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
5 33 (54.10%) Windows Server
6 31 (50.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (44.26%) Office 365
7 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (40.98%) MS Exchange
9 24 (39.34%) NetScaler
10 21 (34.43%) vSphere
11 20 (32.79%) SCCM
12 19 (31.15%) XenServer
12 19 (31.15%) ITIL
13 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
13 18 (29.51%) Ivanti
13 18 (29.51%) Windows 10
14 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (27.87%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (26.23%) DNS
15 16 (26.23%) Windows 7
15 16 (26.23%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (22.95%) Terminal Services
16 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office
17 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (19.67%) Retail

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 25 (40.98%) MS Exchange
2 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (44.26%) Office 365
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (8.20%) OneDrive
4 5 (8.20%) Yammer
5 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) NetScaler
2 16 (26.23%) DNS
3 11 (18.03%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (13.11%) DHCP
4 8 (13.11%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (6.56%) VPN
6 3 (4.92%) LAN
6 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.92%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) Firewall
7 1 (1.64%) Skype
7 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) MySQL
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (19.67%) Retail
2 10 (16.39%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) German Language
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Support Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Citrix Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Data Centre Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.84%) Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Cloud Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) VMware Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (8.20%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Data Centre
1 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.20%) NHS
3 4 (6.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 49 (80.33%) Windows
2 33 (54.10%) Windows Server
3 31 (50.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (29.51%) Windows 10
6 16 (26.23%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.92%) Linux
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
2 12 (19.67%) Line Management
3 11 (18.03%) Change Management
4 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
5 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (13.11%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
5 8 (13.11%) Service Management
5 8 (13.11%) Six Sigma
5 8 (13.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (11.48%) Presales
7 5 (8.20%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 5 (8.20%) ITSM
7 5 (8.20%) Patch Management
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (11.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (11.48%) MCITP
3 7 (11.48%) MCSE
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.92%) CCA
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (85.25%) XenApp
2 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
3 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (34.43%) vSphere
5 19 (31.15%) XenServer
6 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
7 17 (27.87%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (26.23%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (22.95%) Terminal Services
10 9 (14.75%) BitLocker
11 5 (8.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (32.79%) SCCM
2 10 (16.39%) SCOM
3 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (13.11%) PowerCLI
3 8 (13.11%) Puppet
4 5 (8.20%) AirWatch
4 5 (8.20%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (6.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (85.25%) VMware
3 49 (80.33%) Microsoft
4 18 (29.51%) Ivanti
5 8 (13.11%) 3PAR
5 8 (13.11%) Brocade
5 8 (13.11%) HP
6 7 (11.48%) Meraki
7 6 (9.84%) Veeam
8 5 (8.20%) Altiris
8 5 (8.20%) Cisco
8 5 (8.20%) IBM
8 5 (8.20%) MobileIron
8 5 (8.20%) Sage
9 2 (3.28%) Draytek
9 2 (3.28%) SAP
9 2 (3.28%) Ubiquiti
9 2 (3.28%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.64%) Apple
10 1 (1.64%) Progress