Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 333 289
Rank change year-on-year +31 -44 -18
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 51 30 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.43% 0.24% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 2.88% 1.87% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 77
East of England median annual salary £38,750 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.43% -7.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £57,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,769 1,605 1,615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.80% 12.86% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,341 1,272 1,302
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.53% +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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Cambridgeshire +23 26 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hertfordshire 0 22 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Essex +32 2 £46,000 +15.00%
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 50 (98.04%) XenApp
2 48 (94.12%) Citrix
3 45 (88.24%) VMware
4 41 (80.39%) Microsoft
5 38 (74.51%) Windows
6 34 (66.67%) Active Directory
7 32 (62.75%) MS Exchange
8 30 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (56.86%) Hyper-V
10 28 (54.90%) XenServer
10 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (50.98%) NetScaler
12 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
13 22 (43.14%) Office 365
14 20 (39.22%) Remote Desktop
15 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
16 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
17 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (31.37%) Citrix Certification
17 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (27.45%) ITIL
18 14 (27.45%) MCSE
18 14 (27.45%) Ivanti
19 13 (25.49%) MCITP
19 13 (25.49%) VMware ESXi
20 12 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 12 (23.53%) Terminal Services
21 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
21 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
21 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010

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 32 (62.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (43.14%) Office 365
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.98%) NetScaler
2 20 (39.22%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (19.61%) DHCP
3 10 (19.61%) DNS
4 7 (13.73%) Firewall
4 7 (13.73%) VPN
5 6 (11.76%) VLAN
6 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.84%) LAN
7 4 (7.84%) NAS
7 4 (7.84%) SAN
7 4 (7.84%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.96%) Internet
8 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.96%) IPv4
8 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.96%) Network Security
8 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) AutoIt
General
1 9 (17.65%) Marketing
1 9 (17.65%) Retail
2 6 (11.76%) Electronics
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 21 (41.18%) Citrix Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (19.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Consultant
5 8 (15.69%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) VMware Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 5 (9.80%) Support Technician
7 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) NHS
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.80%) Windows NT
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.92%) Linux
11 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
3 8 (15.69%) Presales
4 7 (13.73%) Disk Encryption
4 7 (13.73%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) VBScript
4 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Citrix Certification
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (27.45%) MCSE
3 13 (25.49%) MCITP
4 12 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (9.80%) CCA
6 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.92%) PMP
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) CCNA
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) MCSA
7 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (98.04%) XenApp
2 34 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 30 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (56.86%) Hyper-V
5 28 (54.90%) XenServer
6 13 (25.49%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (23.53%) Terminal Services
8 7 (13.73%) BitLocker
9 5 (9.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (9.80%) VirtualBox
10 4 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (1.96%) NFS
12 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 6 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.84%) SCCM
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.96%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.96%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (94.12%) Citrix
2 45 (88.24%) VMware
3 41 (80.39%) Microsoft
4 14 (27.45%) Ivanti
5 9 (17.65%) Symantec
5 9 (17.65%) Veeam
6 7 (13.73%) Meraki
7 6 (11.76%) McAfee
7 6 (11.76%) SAP
8 5 (9.80%) Acronis
8 5 (9.80%) Kaspersky
8 5 (9.80%) Oracle
8 5 (9.80%) Sophos
9 1 (1.96%) Altiris
9 1 (1.96%) Apple
9 1 (1.96%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) F5
9 1 (1.96%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.96%) Shavlik