Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 444 431 394
Rank change year-on-year -13 -37 -104
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1095 1237 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.70% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 5.03% 5.64% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1111 1505
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £63,750
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -3.61%

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 21774 21927 23645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.92% 12.42% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18339 18535 19813
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +55 640 £50,000 +11.11% 13
North of England -35 152 £35,000 -6.67% 11
South East -87 121 £39,000 -8.24% 10
Midlands -11 80 £36,000 -4.00% 10
North West -38 70 £42,500 +21.43% 6
East of England -22 64 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire -24 62 £35,000 -6.67% 2
West Midlands -12 52 £36,500 -2.67% 5
South West -21 37 £34,000 -9.33% 2
East Midlands +23 28 £35,000 +6.06% 5
North East +10 20 £35,000 -15.66% 3
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenApp 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 England region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 1066 (97.35%) Citrix
2 949 (86.67%) Windows
3 807 (73.70%) VMware
4 779 (71.14%) Active Directory
5 771 (70.41%) Microsoft
6 555 (50.68%) XenDesktop
7 536 (48.95%) Windows Server
8 534 (48.77%) MS Exchange
9 480 (43.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 363 (33.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 362 (33.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 361 (32.97%) ITIL
13 342 (31.23%) Office 365
14 318 (29.04%) Finance
15 310 (28.31%) Exchange Server 2010
16 305 (27.85%) SCCM
17 301 (27.49%) Microsoft Certification
18 286 (26.12%) Windows 7
19 272 (24.84%) MCSE
20 269 (24.57%) Hyper-V
21 268 (24.47%) Cisco
22 266 (24.29%) SAN
23 259 (23.65%) Microsoft Office
24 244 (22.28%) DNS
25 243 (22.19%) Citrix Certification
26 204 (18.63%) DHCP
27 201 (18.36%) SQL
27 201 (18.36%) PowerShell
28 195 (17.81%) CCA
29 192 (17.53%) Firewall

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
1 534 (48.77%) MS Exchange
2 310 (28.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 182 (16.62%) Skype for Business
4 136 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 83 (7.58%) SharePoint
6 60 (5.48%) IIS
7 53 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 41 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 22 (2.01%) Tomcat
10 21 (1.92%) Apache
11 20 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 17 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (1.10%) OpenStack
13 12 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.73%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.64%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.55%) nginx
17 5 (0.46%) SAS
18 4 (0.37%) Confluence
19 3 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 259 (23.65%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.091%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 342 (31.23%) Office 365
2 136 (12.42%) IaaS
3 115 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 54 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (2.47%) Mimecast
5 27 (2.47%) PaaS
6 13 (1.19%) OneDrive
7 12 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.27%) SaaS
10 1 (0.091%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 266 (24.29%) SAN
2 244 (22.28%) DNS
3 204 (18.63%) DHCP
4 192 (17.53%) Firewall
5 155 (14.16%) Skype
6 152 (13.88%) WAN
7 151 (13.79%) LAN
8 126 (11.51%) NetScaler
9 118 (10.78%) TCP/IP
10 101 (9.22%) VPN
11 65 (5.94%) VLAN
12 47 (4.29%) Wireless
13 43 (3.93%) Cisco ASA
14 42 (3.84%) VoIP
15 38 (3.47%) Remote Desktop
16 34 (3.11%) MPLS
17 30 (2.74%) NAS
18 29 (2.65%) iSCSI
19 16 (1.46%) Internet
20 15 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 41 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (1.55%) MySQL
4 17 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (0.64%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.091%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.091%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.37%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.37%) JIRA
2 1 (0.091%) MSI
General
1 318 (29.04%) Finance
2 190 (17.35%) Banking
3 140 (12.79%) Investment Banking
4 133 (12.15%) Retail Banking
5 40 (3.65%) Law
6 37 (3.38%) Legal
7 29 (2.65%) Manufacturing
8 27 (2.47%) Telecoms
9 23 (2.10%) Back Office
10 13 (1.19%) Marketing
11 10 (0.91%) Electronics
12 9 (0.82%) Advertising
13 7 (0.64%) Retail
14 5 (0.46%) French Language
15 4 (0.37%) Games
16 2 (0.18%) Local Government
16 2 (0.18%) Publishing
17 1 (0.091%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.091%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 260 (23.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 166 (15.16%) Support Engineer
3 145 (13.24%) Analyst
4 132 (12.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 113 (10.32%) Citrix Engineer
6 84 (7.67%) Support Analyst
7 79 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
8 77 (7.03%) IT Engineer
9 76 (6.94%) Consultant
10 72 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
11 70 (6.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 69 (6.30%) Infrastructure Support
12 69 (6.30%) Windows Engineer
13 66 (6.03%) Citrix Support
14 60 (5.48%) IT Support
15 57 (5.21%) Desktop Support
16 52 (4.75%) Head of Support
17 51 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 46 (4.20%) Citrix Support Engineer
18 46 (4.20%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.19%) Web Services
2 8 (0.73%) WAP
3 7 (0.64%) LAMP
4 6 (0.55%) XMPP
5 5 (0.46%) Flash
6 4 (0.37%) .NET
6 4 (0.37%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.18%) COM
7 2 (0.18%) MAPI
7 2 (0.18%) Middleware
8 1 (0.091%) ADSI
8 1 (0.091%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 133 (12.15%) Blackberry
2 125 (11.42%) Data Centre
3 113 (10.32%) User Experience
4 73 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 53 (4.84%) Clustering
6 43 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (3.20%) Fat Client
7 35 (3.20%) Thin Client
8 25 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 22 (2.01%) Replication
10 19 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
11 14 (1.28%) EMC VMAX
11 14 (1.28%) Public Cloud
12 13 (1.19%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 11 (1.00%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.91%) EMC VNX
16 9 (0.82%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
17 7 (0.64%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 949 (86.67%) Windows
2 536 (48.95%) Windows Server
3 363 (33.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 362 (33.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 286 (26.12%) Windows 7
6 187 (17.08%) Windows 10
7 120 (10.96%) Mac OS X
8 112 (10.23%) Apple iOS
9 109 (9.95%) Android
9 109 (9.95%) Linux
10 100 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 71 (6.48%) Windows 8
12 25 (2.28%) Windows XP
13 23 (2.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 21 (1.92%) Unix
15 13 (1.19%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.55%) CentOS
17 6 (0.55%) Solaris
18 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (32.97%) ITIL
2 140 (12.79%) Asset Management
3 134 (12.24%) Wealth Management
4 131 (11.96%) Service Management
5 116 (10.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 75 (6.85%) Service Delivery
7 70 (6.39%) Problem Management
8 65 (5.94%) Project Management
9 56 (5.11%) Proactive Monitoring
10 55 (5.02%) Presales
11 48 (4.38%) Migration
12 44 (4.02%) Change Management
13 43 (3.93%) Knowledge Management
14 42 (3.84%) Application Virtualisation
15 39 (3.56%) Mentoring
16 38 (3.47%) Patch Management
17 36 (3.29%) Infrastructure Management
18 35 (3.20%) Application Packaging
19 33 (3.01%) Virtual Environments
20 32 (2.92%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 201 (18.36%) PowerShell
1 201 (18.36%) SQL
2 13 (1.19%) VBScript
3 8 (0.73%) Bash Shell
3 8 (0.73%) C
3 8 (0.73%) VB
4 7 (0.64%) AWK
4 7 (0.64%) Python
4 7 (0.64%) sed
5 6 (0.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.46%) Java
7 4 (0.37%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.27%) Perl
9 2 (0.18%) C++
10 1 (0.091%) PHP
10 1 (0.091%) VBA
Qualifications
1 301 (27.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 272 (24.84%) MCSE
3 243 (22.19%) Citrix Certification
4 195 (17.81%) CCA
5 134 (12.24%) Degree
6 83 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
7 77 (7.03%) CCNA
8 73 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 60 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 51 (4.66%) MCSA
11 35 (3.20%) MCP
12 28 (2.56%) MCITP
13 27 (2.47%) CCEA
14 16 (1.46%) CCNP
15 14 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (1.10%) VCP5
17 11 (1.00%) Security Cleared
18 8 (0.73%) A+ Certification
19 6 (0.55%) CCAA
20 5 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.38%) SLA
2 13 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.37%) QA
5 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.18%) PMO
6 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.091%) GDPR
7 1 (0.091%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 779 (71.14%) Active Directory
2 555 (50.68%) XenDesktop
3 480 (43.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 269 (24.57%) Hyper-V
5 161 (14.70%) vSphere
6 141 (12.88%) XenServer
7 123 (11.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 114 (10.41%) VMware ESXi
9 31 (2.83%) Terminal Services
10 29 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
11 25 (2.28%) DFS Replication
12 24 (2.19%) VirtualBox
13 23 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
14 17 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
15 16 (1.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 16 (1.46%) Xen
16 14 (1.28%) MetaFrame
16 14 (1.28%) vCloud
17 11 (1.00%) NFS
18 10 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 305 (27.85%) SCCM
2 107 (9.77%) AirWatch
3 86 (7.85%) SCOM
4 54 (4.93%) WSUS
5 53 (4.84%) EdgeSight
6 47 (4.29%) Nagios
7 39 (3.56%) Backup Exec
7 39 (3.56%) XenMobile
8 31 (2.83%) SCOrch
9 26 (2.37%) Microsoft Clustering
10 22 (2.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 18 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
11 18 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
12 15 (1.37%) vCenter Server
13 14 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
14 13 (1.19%) NetBackup
15 12 (1.10%) SCVMM
16 11 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
16 11 (1.00%) HP SIM
17 9 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1066 (97.35%) Citrix
2 807 (73.70%) VMware
3 771 (70.41%) Microsoft
4 268 (24.47%) Cisco
5 176 (16.07%) AppSense
6 159 (14.52%) HP
7 151 (13.79%) McAfee
8 133 (12.15%) Apple
9 102 (9.32%) ServiceNow
10 96 (8.77%) NetApp
11 84 (7.67%) Dell
12 69 (6.30%) EMC
13 68 (6.21%) Symantec
14 63 (5.75%) Veeam
15 58 (5.30%) IBM
16 34 (3.11%) CommVault
17 33 (3.01%) Juniper
18 31 (2.83%) 3PAR
19 29 (2.65%) Avaya
19 29 (2.65%) Sophos