Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 6 months to 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 429 478 459
Rank change year-on-year +49 -19 -20
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 842 927 1,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.61% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 3.84% 4.00% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 678 770 814
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

XenApp 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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21,928 23,170 21,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.35% 15.36% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18,142 18,973 18,233
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in England

XenApp
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenApp in England.

Salary trend for XenApp in England

XenApp
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for XenApp in England

XenApp
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
London +24 359 £55,000 +10.00% 37
Midlands +121 165 £40,000 -15.79% 26
West Midlands +91 116 £41,500 -17.00% 17
North of England -28 90 £42,500 +1.80% 30
South East -3 76 £45,000 +5.88% 26
South West +34 75 £42,500 +29.16% 13
East of England +36 70 £42,500 - 7
East Midlands +57 49 £38,500 +6.21% 9
Yorkshire +8 49 £39,500 -16.84% 9
North West -20 39 £48,750 +56.00% 19
North East +19 2 £35,000 +16.67% 2
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT jobs citing XenApp 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 England region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 799 (94.89%) Citrix
2 712 (84.56%) Windows
3 598 (71.02%) Active Directory
4 570 (67.70%) Microsoft
5 567 (67.34%) VMware
6 460 (54.63%) Windows Server
7 438 (52.02%) XenDesktop
8 427 (50.71%) Office 365
9 362 (42.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 334 (39.67%) Hyper-V
11 316 (37.53%) Azure
12 280 (33.25%) SCCM
13 274 (32.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 255 (30.29%) ITIL
15 254 (30.17%) MS Exchange
16 245 (29.10%) DNS
17 242 (28.74%) PowerShell
18 231 (27.43%) DHCP
19 204 (24.23%) Windows 10
20 193 (22.92%) Cisco
21 191 (22.68%) Windows Server 2012
22 186 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
23 181 (21.50%) NetScaler
24 169 (20.07%) MCSE
25 159 (18.88%) TCP/IP
26 157 (18.65%) Data Centre
27 154 (18.29%) Firewall
28 151 (17.93%) Finance
28 151 (17.93%) Windows Server 2008
29 150 (17.81%) SQL

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 254 (30.17%) MS Exchange
2 123 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 123 (14.61%) SharePoint
3 84 (9.98%) Skype for Business
4 74 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (3.68%) IIS
6 21 (2.49%) SAS
7 14 (1.66%) Confluence
8 9 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.24%) Apache
11 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.12%) CMS
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 72 (8.55%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 10 (1.19%) assyst
2 9 (1.07%) Exchequer
3 5 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 427 (50.71%) Office 365
2 316 (37.53%) Azure
3 137 (16.27%) AWS
4 83 (9.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 78 (9.26%) OneDrive
6 32 (3.80%) IaaS
7 28 (3.33%) Azure Stack
8 27 (3.21%) Mimecast
9 22 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
10 21 (2.49%) SaaS
11 16 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (1.43%) Serverless
13 11 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (1.31%) Amazon ECS
13 11 (1.31%) Amazon S3
13 11 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.07%) PaaS
15 6 (0.71%) GitHub
15 6 (0.71%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 245 (29.10%) DNS
2 231 (27.43%) DHCP
3 181 (21.50%) NetScaler
4 159 (18.88%) TCP/IP
5 154 (18.29%) Firewall
6 130 (15.44%) Skype
7 128 (15.20%) SAN
8 124 (14.73%) LAN
9 122 (14.49%) WAN
10 49 (5.82%) VPN
11 37 (4.39%) Remote Desktop
11 37 (4.39%) VLAN
11 37 (4.39%) Wireless
12 33 (3.92%) iSCSI
12 33 (3.92%) MPLS
13 28 (3.33%) NAS
14 26 (3.09%) Fibre Channel
15 25 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (2.85%) VSAN
17 19 (2.26%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (0.95%) MySQL
4 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (0.71%) Power BI
6 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 26 (3.09%) MSI
3 22 (2.61%) JIRA
4 20 (2.38%) InstallShield
5 17 (2.02%) TestRail
5 17 (2.02%) Zephyr
6 8 (0.95%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.71%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
General
1 151 (17.93%) Finance
2 37 (4.39%) Banking
3 33 (3.92%) Public Sector
4 31 (3.68%) Law
5 26 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.85%) Marketing
7 19 (2.26%) Retail
8 18 (2.14%) Legal
9 17 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.90%) Electronics
11 10 (1.19%) Back Office
11 10 (1.19%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.59%) Local Government
13 3 (0.36%) Publishing
14 2 (0.24%) Advertising
14 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.12%) French Language
15 1 (0.12%) German Language
15 1 (0.12%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 225 (26.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 152 (18.05%) Analyst
3 113 (13.42%) Support Engineer
4 85 (10.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 85 (10.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 83 (9.86%) Consultant
6 69 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 59 (7.01%) Citrix Engineer
8 52 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 47 (5.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 43 (5.11%) Support Analyst
11 36 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support
11 36 (4.28%) IT Engineer
12 32 (3.80%) IT Support
13 30 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
14 29 (3.44%) Administrator
15 28 (3.33%) Architect
15 28 (3.33%) Data Centre Consultant
15 28 (3.33%) Data Consultant
16 27 (3.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.49%) Web Services
2 13 (1.54%) XML
3 12 (1.43%) JSON
4 11 (1.31%) LDAP
5 5 (0.59%) .NET
5 5 (0.59%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 3 (0.36%) COM
7 2 (0.24%) Web Services Management
8 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.12%) CSS
8 1 (0.12%) HTML
8 1 (0.12%) Middleware
8 1 (0.12%) SAML
8 1 (0.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 157 (18.65%) Data Centre
2 53 (6.29%) Public Cloud
3 41 (4.87%) Clustering
4 40 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.80%) Driving Licence
6 29 (3.44%) Fat Client
6 29 (3.44%) Thin Client
7 28 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
8 26 (3.09%) Management Information System
9 25 (2.97%) Private Cloud
10 21 (2.49%) PKI
11 18 (2.14%) iPhone
12 17 (2.02%) User Experience
13 16 (1.90%) Replication
14 15 (1.78%) iPad
14 15 (1.78%) Mobile Computing
15 13 (1.54%) Smartphone
16 11 (1.31%) CMDB
16 11 (1.31%) Enterprise Cloud
17 9 (1.07%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 712 (84.56%) Windows
2 460 (54.63%) Windows Server
3 204 (24.23%) Windows 10
4 191 (22.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 151 (17.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 137 (16.27%) Linux
7 88 (10.45%) Windows 7
8 61 (7.24%) Unix
9 52 (6.18%) Mac OS
10 46 (5.46%) Windows 8
11 44 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.83%) Android
14 5 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.59%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.36%) Solaris
16 1 (0.12%) AIX
16 1 (0.12%) CentOS
16 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (32.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 255 (30.29%) ITIL
3 100 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
4 90 (10.69%) Migration
5 67 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 63 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (7.13%) Project Management
8 59 (7.01%) Service Delivery
9 53 (6.29%) Presales
10 44 (5.23%) Change Management
11 42 (4.99%) Root Cause Analysis
12 41 (4.87%) Mentoring
13 40 (4.75%) Project Delivery
14 38 (4.51%) CRM
15 37 (4.39%) Service Management
16 36 (4.28%) Patch Management
17 35 (4.16%) Application Packaging
17 35 (4.16%) Customer Requirements
18 34 (4.04%) PRINCE2
19 33 (3.92%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 242 (28.74%) PowerShell
2 150 (17.81%) SQL
3 43 (5.11%) Python
4 25 (2.97%) JavaScript
5 22 (2.61%) PHP
6 11 (1.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.48%) Java
7 4 (0.48%) VB
7 4 (0.48%) VBScript
8 3 (0.36%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.24%) C
Qualifications
1 186 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 169 (20.07%) MCSE
3 79 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (9.03%) CCNA
4 76 (9.03%) Citrix Certification
5 69 (8.19%) MCSA
6 59 (7.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 57 (6.77%) Security Cleared
8 54 (6.41%) CCA
9 53 (6.29%) CCNP
10 42 (4.99%) Degree
11 38 (4.51%) MCP
12 30 (3.56%) SC Cleared
13 24 (2.85%) DV Cleared
14 20 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (1.90%) MCITP
15 16 (1.90%) RHCE
16 9 (1.07%) DBS Check
17 8 (0.95%) CCDA
18 6 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (11.16%) SLA
2 23 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 21 (2.49%) QA
4 8 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.59%) COBIT
5 5 (0.59%) GDPR
5 5 (0.59%) PMO
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 598 (71.02%) Active Directory
2 438 (52.02%) XenDesktop
3 362 (42.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 334 (39.67%) Hyper-V
5 106 (12.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 102 (12.11%) vSphere
7 70 (8.31%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (4.75%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 36 (4.28%) Terminal Services
10 34 (4.04%) Virtual Desktop
11 24 (2.85%) VMware NSX
12 22 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
13 17 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (1.54%) NFS
14 13 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
15 11 (1.31%) BitLocker
15 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 10 (1.19%) VirtualBox
17 9 (1.07%) DFS Replication
18 7 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 280 (33.25%) SCCM
2 89 (10.57%) SCOM
3 65 (7.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 46 (5.46%) WSUS
5 41 (4.87%) SCOrch
6 36 (4.28%) SCVMM
7 35 (4.16%) XenMobile
8 32 (3.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 29 (3.44%) Backup Exec
9 29 (3.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 27 (3.21%) Nagios
11 25 (2.97%) vRealize
12 24 (2.85%) Microsoft Clustering
13 19 (2.26%) Terraform
14 16 (1.90%) Ansible
15 13 (1.54%) vCenter Server
16 12 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (1.43%) Puppet
17 10 (1.19%) EdgeSight
17 10 (1.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 799 (94.89%) Citrix
2 570 (67.70%) Microsoft
3 567 (67.34%) VMware
4 193 (22.92%) Cisco
5 123 (14.61%) NetApp
6 108 (12.83%) HP
7 98 (11.64%) Ivanti
8 76 (9.03%) Dell
8 76 (9.03%) Veeam
9 62 (7.36%) Symantec
10 51 (6.06%) CommVault
11 41 (4.87%) Nimble Storage
12 40 (4.75%) Mitel
13 34 (4.04%) 3PAR
13 34 (4.04%) McAfee
14 31 (3.68%) SolarWinds
15 30 (3.56%) IronPort
16 28 (3.33%) Splunk
17 25 (2.97%) Oracle
18 24 (2.85%) EMC