Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 736 488 450
Rank change year-on-year -248 -38 +46
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 256 191 848
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.43% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 1.27% 2.32% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 207 156 682
10th Percentile £24,800 £29,500 £30,025
25th Percentile £34,625 £33,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £43,124 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.24% -8.25% +4.44%
75th Percentile £52,500 £61,563 £60,000
90th Percentile £58,850 £76,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £44,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year -10.61% -3.76% +3.33%

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 20,096 8,229 22,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.36% 18.69% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13,782 7,107 18,552
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,575
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,628 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.96% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in England

XenApp
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XenApp in England.

Salary trend for XenApp in England

XenApp
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing XenApp in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 -227 92 £47,500 -20.83% 18
Midlands -105 45 £37,500 - 12
East Midlands -45 38 £37,500 -28.57% 6
South East -154 37 £32,500 -26.76% 10
East of England -81 33 £40,000 - 7
North of England -135 29 £41,750 +4.38% 15
South West -82 21 £40,000 +7.32% 5
Yorkshire -93 12 £43,750 -2.78% 5
North West -105 10 £41,000 +13.89% 9
North East -25 7 £43,750 -27.08% 1
West Midlands -132 7 £47,500 +37.68% 6
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 255 (99.61%) Citrix
2 210 (82.03%) Windows
3 199 (77.73%) VMware
4 188 (73.44%) Active Directory
5 166 (64.84%) Microsoft
6 151 (58.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 151 (58.98%) Windows Server
7 131 (51.17%) XenDesktop
8 129 (50.39%) Microsoft 365
9 112 (43.75%) Azure
10 96 (37.50%) Hyper-V
11 89 (34.77%) Windows 10
11 89 (34.77%) Social Skills
12 81 (31.64%) vSphere
13 72 (28.13%) SQL
14 69 (26.95%) ITIL
14 69 (26.95%) MS Exchange
15 68 (26.56%) WAN
16 67 (26.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 65 (25.39%) LAN
18 61 (23.83%) Windows Server 2008
19 60 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
20 55 (21.48%) Firewall
20 55 (21.48%) DNS
20 55 (21.48%) PowerShell
21 54 (21.09%) Microsoft Certification
21 54 (21.09%) Problem-Solving
22 53 (20.70%) VMware ESXi
22 53 (20.70%) DHCP
23 51 (19.92%) Windows Server 2016

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 69 (26.95%) MS Exchange
2 36 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 30 (11.72%) SharePoint
4 20 (7.81%) IIS
4 20 (7.81%) Skype for Business
5 11 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) Confluence
7 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (7.42%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.17%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 129 (50.39%) Microsoft 365
2 112 (43.75%) Azure
3 24 (9.38%) AWS
4 17 (6.64%) OneDrive
5 12 (4.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (4.30%) IaaS
7 8 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (3.13%) SaaS
8 7 (2.73%) Mimecast
9 6 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (2.34%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (2.34%) Serverless
9 6 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.78%) Google Workspace
11 1 (0.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 68 (26.56%) WAN
2 65 (25.39%) LAN
3 55 (21.48%) DNS
3 55 (21.48%) Firewall
4 53 (20.70%) DHCP
5 38 (14.84%) TCP/IP
6 31 (12.11%) SAN
6 31 (12.11%) VPN
7 29 (11.33%) Wireless
8 23 (8.98%) NetScaler
9 22 (8.59%) MPLS
10 18 (7.03%) Skype
11 16 (6.25%) Network Security
12 15 (5.86%) IP Telephony
13 14 (5.47%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (4.69%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (4.30%) Intranet
15 11 (4.30%) iSCSI
15 11 (4.30%) VoIP
16 10 (3.91%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.39%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.39%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.39%) MySQL
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.39%) Power BI
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.69%) JIRA
2 2 (0.78%) MSI
3 1 (0.39%) InstallShield
General
1 89 (34.77%) Social Skills
2 24 (9.38%) Finance
2 24 (9.38%) Organisational Skills
3 21 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.03%) Public Sector
5 11 (4.30%) Law
6 10 (3.91%) Documentation Skills
7 9 (3.52%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.73%) Legal
8 7 (2.73%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.95%) Games
9 5 (1.95%) Retail
10 4 (1.56%) Banking
10 4 (1.56%) Digital Economy
10 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.78%) Marketing
12 1 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (22.66%) Support Engineer
2 54 (21.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 47 (18.36%) Analyst
4 44 (17.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 42 (16.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 34 (13.28%) 3rd Line Support
7 32 (12.50%) IT Support
8 27 (10.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 26 (10.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 25 (9.77%) IT Engineer
11 24 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (7.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 19 (7.42%) IT Support Engineer
13 18 (7.03%) Citrix Engineer
13 18 (7.03%) Desktop Engineer
13 18 (7.03%) Support Analyst
14 14 (5.47%) Administrator
15 12 (4.69%) IT Analyst
15 12 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
16 11 (4.30%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.34%) .NET
1 6 (2.34%) JSON
1 6 (2.34%) XMPP
2 2 (0.78%) LDAP
3 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.39%) ADO
3 1 (0.39%) COM
3 1 (0.39%) OLE DB
3 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.33%) Data Centre
2 23 (8.98%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.59%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (3.91%) Driving Licence
5 10 (3.91%) Replication
6 9 (3.52%) User Experience
7 7 (2.73%) EMC VNX
7 7 (2.73%) iPhone
7 7 (2.73%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.34%) Enterprise Cloud
8 6 (2.34%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.34%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.56%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.56%) NHS
9 4 (1.56%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.56%) Symmetrix
10 2 (0.78%) Clustering
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 210 (82.03%) Windows
2 151 (58.98%) Windows Server
3 89 (34.77%) Windows 10
4 61 (23.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (19.92%) Windows Server 2016
7 29 (11.33%) Windows Server 2019
8 21 (8.20%) Linux
9 20 (7.81%) Windows 7
10 15 (5.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (5.47%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.95%) Android
13 4 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.17%) Unix
15 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (26.95%) ITIL
2 67 (26.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 54 (21.09%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (15.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (11.33%) Project Management
6 24 (9.38%) Patch Management
7 22 (8.59%) Server Management
8 20 (7.81%) Change Management
9 16 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 15 (5.86%) Business Continuity
10 15 (5.86%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (5.86%) Service Delivery
10 15 (5.86%) Time Management
11 14 (5.47%) Data Centre Operations
12 11 (4.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (4.30%) ITSM
12 11 (4.30%) Mobile Device Management
12 11 (4.30%) Network Design
13 10 (3.91%) Privileged Access Management
13 10 (3.91%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.13%) SQL
2 55 (21.48%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.30%) VBScript
4 6 (2.34%) C#
5 5 (1.95%) VB
5 5 (1.95%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.56%) Python
7 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.78%) Perl
8 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.39%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 54 (21.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (11.33%) Citrix Certification
3 26 (10.16%) MCSA
4 23 (8.98%) Degree
4 23 (8.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (7.81%) MCSE
6 18 (7.03%) MCITP
7 11 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.52%) CCA
8 9 (3.52%) CCNA
9 6 (2.34%) MCP
10 5 (1.95%) CCNP
10 5 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.56%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.39%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.38%) SLA
2 11 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.13%) GDPR
4 7 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.17%) PMO
7 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.78%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 188 (73.44%) Active Directory
2 151 (58.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (51.17%) XenDesktop
4 96 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 81 (31.64%) vSphere
6 53 (20.70%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (8.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (5.86%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (4.30%) VirtualBox
10 9 (3.52%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (2.34%) BitLocker
12 5 (1.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 4 (1.56%) NFS
14 2 (0.78%) Docker
14 2 (0.78%) Firmware
14 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (19.53%) SCCM
2 25 (9.77%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (5.86%) SCOM
4 13 (5.08%) Single Sign-On
5 10 (3.91%) Terraform
6 9 (3.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 8 (3.13%) NetBackup
7 8 (3.13%) WSUS
8 6 (2.34%) EdgeSight
8 6 (2.34%) Nagios
8 6 (2.34%) SCOrch
8 6 (2.34%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.56%) Ansible
10 4 (1.56%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (1.56%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 255 (99.61%) Citrix
2 199 (77.73%) VMware
3 166 (64.84%) Microsoft
4 48 (18.75%) Cisco
5 25 (9.77%) Veeam
6 21 (8.20%) NetApp
7 17 (6.64%) Dell
7 17 (6.64%) EMC
8 16 (6.25%) Sophos
9 15 (5.86%) HP
10 14 (5.47%) Ivanti
11 12 (4.69%) ServiceNow
12 11 (4.30%) Zerto
13 10 (3.91%) SonicWALL
14 9 (3.52%) Apple
15 8 (3.13%) CheckPoint
15 8 (3.13%) IBM
15 8 (3.13%) iManage
15 8 (3.13%) Intel
16 7 (2.73%) RightFax