Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 337 329
Rank change year-on-year +79 -8 -30
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 45 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.54% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 2.99% 2.17% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 12
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.98% -4.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £25,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +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 1,506 1,753 1,362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.00% 13.56% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,186 1,370 1,045
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% +15.43% +5.19%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +51 16 £75,000 +114.29%
Cambridgeshire +42 16 £40,000 +6.67%
Essex +46 13 £60,000 +87.50%
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 45 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (84.44%) VMware
3 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 35 (77.78%) Windows
5 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
5 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (64.44%) SCCM
7 25 (55.56%) XenApp
8 23 (51.11%) SCOM
9 21 (46.67%) DNS
9 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (44.44%) HP
11 19 (42.22%) ITIL
11 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (42.22%) NetScaler
11 19 (42.22%) Data Centre
12 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
12 17 (37.78%) vSphere
13 16 (35.56%) BitLocker
13 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 16 (35.56%) Microsoft App-V
14 14 (31.11%) Cisco
14 14 (31.11%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (28.89%) Terminal Services
15 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
15 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (26.67%) 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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (24.44%) Office 365
3 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (6.67%) IaaS
5 3 (6.67%) OneDrive
6 2 (4.44%) Mimecast
6 2 (4.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) DNS
2 19 (42.22%) NetScaler
3 12 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (24.44%) Firewall
5 9 (20.00%) DHCP
6 8 (17.78%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (17.78%) VPN
7 7 (15.56%) LAN
7 7 (15.56%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (15.56%) WAN
7 7 (15.56%) WLAN
8 6 (13.33%) Converged Networks
8 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
9 4 (8.89%) Internet
9 4 (8.89%) NAS
9 4 (8.89%) SAN
9 4 (8.89%) VLAN
10 1 (2.22%) Skype
10 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) TestRail
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (8.89%) Military
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Lead Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 9 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 7 (15.56%) CMDB
4 7 (15.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
5 10 (22.22%) Linux
6 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (17.78%) CentOS
7 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
7 8 (17.78%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) ITIL
2 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
4 12 (26.67%) Change Management
5 10 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 10 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (22.22%) Service Management
5 10 (22.22%) Six Sigma
5 10 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
5 10 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (20.00%) ITSM
6 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.78%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (17.78%) Presales
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (15.56%) High Availability
8 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 7 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (15.56%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (17.78%) CCA
3 8 (17.78%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) GDPR
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (55.56%) XenApp
4 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 20 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (37.78%) vSphere
6 16 (35.56%) BitLocker
6 16 (35.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (28.89%) Terminal Services
8 7 (15.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (64.44%) SCCM
2 23 (51.11%) SCOM
3 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (22.22%) PowerCLI
3 10 (22.22%) Puppet
4 7 (15.56%) Failover Clustering
4 7 (15.56%) SCVMM
4 7 (15.56%) vRealize
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (8.89%) Data Guard
7 3 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (4.44%) AirWatch
8 2 (4.44%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
9 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (84.44%) VMware
3 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
4 20 (44.44%) HP
5 14 (31.11%) Cisco
6 12 (26.67%) 3PAR
6 12 (26.67%) Brocade
6 12 (26.67%) Oracle
7 11 (24.44%) Ivanti
8 9 (20.00%) IBM
8 9 (20.00%) NetApp
9 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
10 7 (15.56%) Dell
10 7 (15.56%) EMC
10 7 (15.56%) Hitachi
10 7 (15.56%) Snow
10 7 (15.56%) Symantec
11 4 (8.89%) Veeam
12 2 (4.44%) MobileIron
12 2 (4.44%) Sophos