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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 209 201
Rank change year-on-year -35 -8  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 16 43 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.63% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 5.87% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 58
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -  

XenDesktop is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 819 732 1093
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 13.28% 10.74% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 666 595 795
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Cambridgeshire -17 3 - -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 30 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 25 (83.33%) XenApp
4 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (70.00%) Cisco
6 20 (66.67%) VMware
6 20 (66.67%) Office 365
7 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
8 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
10 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
11 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
11 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (36.67%) DHCP
11 11 (36.67%) DNS
12 10 (33.33%) ITIL
12 10 (33.33%) Skype
13 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (30.00%) SCCM
13 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (26.67%) vSphere
15 7 (23.33%) Migration
15 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (20.00%) HP
16 6 (20.00%) Linux
16 6 (20.00%) MCSE
16 6 (20.00%) Firewall
16 6 (20.00%) Blackberry

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 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 20 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DHCP
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) Skype
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 5 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) IT Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) IT Support
4 7 (23.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Help Desk Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.67%) Android
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
1 5 (16.67%) VB
1 5 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) MCSE
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) CCA
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) XenApp
2 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
3 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (26.67%) vSphere
6 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (13.33%) XenServer
9 2 (6.67%) vCloud
10 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) AirWatch
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (70.00%) Cisco
4 20 (66.67%) VMware
5 6 (20.00%) Apple
5 6 (20.00%) HP
6 5 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (6.67%) AppSense
7 2 (6.67%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) Adobe
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard