Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 228 254
Rank change year-on-year +66 +26 +81
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 17 10 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.49% 0.18% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 3.29% 1.02% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 21
10th Percentile £41,000 £37,450 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £44,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.15% -0.56% +24.14%
75th Percentile £48,750 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile " " £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 516 981 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.93% 17.98% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 383 806 1,203
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,188 £24,300
25th Percentile £34,625 £31,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -4.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XenDesktop in the East of England.

Salary trend 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 13 April 2021. 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 - 13 £47,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +14 4 £38,750 -32.61% 1
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) Azure
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (76.47%) vSphere
2 13 (76.47%) VLAN
2 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
2 13 (76.47%) DHCP
2 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
2 13 (76.47%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Citrix
5 5 (29.41%) Sophos
5 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (29.41%) XenApp
5 5 (29.41%) Mimecast
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) Veeam
6 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (23.53%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) NetApp

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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (29.41%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
1 13 (76.47%) VLAN
2 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
2 4 (23.53%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) IT Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Proactive Maintenance
3 1 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) vSphere
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) XenApp
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (23.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Sophos
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) Veeam