Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 341 292
Rank change year-on-year +70 -49 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 56 17 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.56% 0.14% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 3.40% 1.09% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 50
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -12.05% -2.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,250 £32,825
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +13.92% -7.06%

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 1,649 1,562 1,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.63% 12.85% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,229 1,275 1,112
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,250 £65,000
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +40 25 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Essex - 18 £22,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +41 12 £38,750 - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 46 (82.14%) VMware
3 44 (78.57%) Windows
3 44 (78.57%) XenApp
4 42 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
6 31 (55.36%) Windows Server
7 29 (51.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (50.00%) SCCM
9 26 (46.43%) vSphere
10 24 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
10 24 (42.86%) Office 365
11 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (32.14%) Ivanti
12 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
12 18 (32.14%) ITIL
13 17 (30.36%) DNS
13 17 (30.36%) Windows 10
14 16 (28.57%) NetScaler
15 15 (26.79%) SCOM
15 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (25.00%) BitLocker
17 13 (23.21%) Line Management
17 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
17 13 (23.21%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (23.21%) SLA
17 13 (23.21%) Risk Management
17 13 (23.21%) Change Management
18 12 (21.43%) Management Information System

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 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) Office 365
2 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (12.50%) OneDrive
4 7 (12.50%) Yammer
5 2 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) DNS
2 16 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 12 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (8.93%) DHCP
6 4 (7.14%) VPN
7 3 (5.36%) Firewall
7 3 (5.36%) Internet
7 3 (5.36%) NAS
7 3 (5.36%) SAN
7 3 (5.36%) VLAN
8 2 (3.57%) LAN
8 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.57%) WAN
9 1 (1.79%) Skype
9 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 8 (14.29%) Electronics
2 7 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Military
4 2 (3.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Consultant
3 7 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) IT Support
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (5.36%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 12 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Windows
2 31 (55.36%) Windows Server
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (30.36%) Windows 10
5 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Change Management
2 13 (23.21%) Line Management
2 13 (23.21%) Risk Management
3 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 11 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (17.86%) Asset Management
5 10 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (17.86%) Service Management
5 10 (17.86%) Six Sigma
5 10 (17.86%) Technical Leadership
5 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (14.29%) Presales
7 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (12.50%) ITSM
8 5 (8.93%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 5 (8.93%) Patch Management
9 3 (5.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.14%) CCA
5 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.79%) MCITP
6 1 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (78.57%) XenApp
2 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 29 (51.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (46.43%) vSphere
5 24 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (25.00%) BitLocker
7 13 (23.21%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
9 10 (17.86%) Terminal Services
9 10 (17.86%) XenServer
10 5 (8.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (50.00%) SCCM
2 15 (26.79%) SCOM
3 10 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (17.86%) PowerCLI
3 10 (17.86%) Puppet
4 7 (12.50%) AirWatch
4 7 (12.50%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
6 3 (5.36%) Data Guard
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 46 (82.14%) VMware
3 42 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) Ivanti
5 12 (21.43%) 3PAR
5 12 (21.43%) Brocade
5 12 (21.43%) HP
6 8 (14.29%) Cisco
7 7 (12.50%) Altiris
7 7 (12.50%) IBM
7 7 (12.50%) MobileIron
8 6 (10.71%) Veeam
9 5 (8.93%) Sage
10 3 (5.36%) Meraki
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle
11 2 (3.57%) Draytek
11 2 (3.57%) Ubiquiti
11 2 (3.57%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.79%) Progress