Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 489 438 499
Rank change year-on-year -51 +61 -43
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 188 836 878
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.67% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 2.21% 3.83% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 162 698 769
Median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +1.10% +3.70%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.61% +2.22% +3.45%

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 8,498 21,830 23,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.71% 17.37% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7,246 18,101 18,906
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,250 £25,658 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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 -7 70 £60,000 +13.74% 7
Midlands +14 37 £37,250 -10.24% 7
West Midlands +14 32 £34,000 -20.00% 5
South East +161 30 £46,250 +0.54% 3
North of England +93 24 £40,000 +1.27% 5
South West +76 21 £37,272 -12.30% 5
North West +116 19 £37,500 -11.76% 3
East Midlands +53 5 £52,500 +37.52% 2
Yorkshire +73 4 £40,000 +1.27%
East of England +70 4 £40,000 -1.23% 1
North East +25 1 £60,000 +71.43% 2
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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.

1 183 (97.34%) Citrix
2 142 (75.53%) VMware
3 137 (72.87%) Windows
4 127 (67.55%) Microsoft
5 120 (63.83%) Active Directory
6 97 (51.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 95 (50.53%) XenDesktop
8 91 (48.40%) Azure
9 86 (45.74%) Office 365
10 80 (42.55%) Windows Server
11 78 (41.49%) PowerShell
12 64 (34.04%) Hyper-V
13 51 (27.13%) Firewall
13 51 (27.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 49 (26.06%) NetScaler
14 49 (26.06%) SCCM
15 47 (25.00%) DNS
15 47 (25.00%) Cisco
15 47 (25.00%) MS Exchange
15 47 (25.00%) ITIL
16 46 (24.47%) vSphere
17 38 (20.21%) DHCP
18 34 (18.09%) Finance
19 33 (17.55%) SQL
20 32 (17.02%) Veeam
21 31 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
21 31 (16.49%) SharePoint
21 31 (16.49%) SAN
21 31 (16.49%) Windows 10
22 28 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012

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 47 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (16.49%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (7.45%) IIS
5 8 (4.26%) Confluence
5 8 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (3.72%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.13%) Apache
9 2 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (9.04%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 91 (48.40%) Azure
2 86 (45.74%) Office 365
3 26 (13.83%) AWS
4 23 (12.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (9.04%) IaaS
6 15 (7.98%) SaaS
7 14 (7.45%) PaaS
8 12 (6.38%) BPaaS
9 4 (2.13%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.60%) OneDrive
11 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.06%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 51 (27.13%) Firewall
2 49 (26.06%) NetScaler
3 47 (25.00%) DNS
4 38 (20.21%) DHCP
5 31 (16.49%) SAN
6 26 (13.83%) TCP/IP
7 23 (12.23%) VPN
7 23 (12.23%) WAN
8 21 (11.17%) LAN
9 15 (7.98%) VoIP
10 12 (6.38%) iSCSI
11 10 (5.32%) Intranet
11 10 (5.32%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (5.32%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (4.26%) Ethernet
13 7 (3.72%) Skype
14 4 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (2.13%) Network Security
14 4 (2.13%) VLAN
14 4 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (2.66%) Bitbucket
2 5 (2.66%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.53%) MSI
General
1 34 (18.09%) Finance
2 8 (4.26%) Banking
2 8 (4.26%) Legal
3 6 (3.19%) Law
3 6 (3.19%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.66%) Retail
5 3 (1.60%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (26.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (15.43%) Citrix Engineer
3 26 (13.83%) Support Engineer
4 23 (12.23%) Analyst
4 23 (12.23%) Architect
5 22 (11.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 22 (11.70%) Citrix Support
6 16 (8.51%) IT Engineer
7 15 (7.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (7.45%) Windows Engineer
9 13 (6.91%) IT Support
10 12 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.85%) Citrix Support Engineer
12 10 (5.32%) Azure Architect
12 10 (5.32%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
12 10 (5.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.32%) Service Analyst
12 10 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (4.79%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.98%) Web Services
2 12 (6.38%) JSON
3 10 (5.32%) LDAP
4 4 (2.13%) .NET
5 2 (1.06%) Middleware
5 2 (1.06%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.06%) XML
5 2 (1.06%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.38%) Public Cloud
5 10 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.32%) Replication
6 8 (4.26%) Clustering
7 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.60%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.60%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.06%) PKI
10 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.06%) User Experience
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Licensing
11 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 137 (72.87%) Windows
2 80 (42.55%) Windows Server
3 31 (16.49%) Windows 10
3 31 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (11.70%) Windows Server 2016
6 18 (9.57%) Windows Server 2019
7 14 (7.45%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.72%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.66%) Linux
9 5 (2.66%) Unix
10 3 (1.60%) HPUX
10 3 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.60%) Solaris
11 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 47 (25.00%) ITIL
3 24 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (11.70%) High Availability
4 22 (11.70%) Migration
5 19 (10.11%) DevOps
6 17 (9.04%) Change Management
6 17 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (7.98%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (7.98%) Project Delivery
8 14 (7.45%) Problem Management
8 14 (7.45%) Project Management
9 13 (6.91%) ITIL V3
10 12 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (6.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 12 (6.38%) SOA
11 11 (5.85%) Computer Science
11 11 (5.85%) Security Architecture
12 10 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (5.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (41.49%) PowerShell
2 33 (17.55%) SQL
3 12 (6.38%) Java
4 10 (5.32%) VBScript
5 3 (1.60%) Python
5 3 (1.60%) VB
6 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.57%) MCSE
3 15 (7.98%) MCSA
3 15 (7.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.79%) CCNA
6 6 (3.19%) CCNP
7 5 (2.66%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.66%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.60%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.53%) CCIE
9 1 (0.53%) CCIE Security
9 1 (0.53%) CISSP
9 1 (0.53%) Degree
9 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.98%) SLA
2 7 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.19%) BS25999
3 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.60%) GDPR
5 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 120 (63.83%) Active Directory
2 97 (51.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (50.53%) XenDesktop
4 64 (34.04%) Hyper-V
5 46 (24.47%) vSphere
6 22 (11.70%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (8.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 10 (5.32%) BitLocker
9 9 (4.79%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (3.19%) DFS Replication
10 6 (3.19%) NFS
11 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.60%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.60%) VirtualBox
14 2 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (26.06%) SCCM
2 16 (8.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (7.98%) Ansible
4 12 (6.38%) vCenter Server
5 11 (5.85%) Puppet
6 10 (5.32%) Backup Exec
7 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (3.72%) Terraform
8 7 (3.72%) XenMobile
9 6 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (2.66%) SCOM
11 3 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.60%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.60%) Perfmon
11 3 (1.60%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.60%) vRealize
12 2 (1.06%) Kubernetes
12 2 (1.06%) Simpana
12 2 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 183 (97.34%) Citrix
2 142 (75.53%) VMware
3 127 (67.55%) Microsoft
4 47 (25.00%) Cisco
5 32 (17.02%) Veeam
6 22 (11.70%) Dell
7 18 (9.57%) HP
8 16 (8.51%) Sophos
9 10 (5.32%) NetApp
10 7 (3.72%) Fortinet
10 7 (3.72%) Oracle
10 7 (3.72%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.66%) Avaya
11 5 (2.66%) CommVault
11 5 (2.66%) F5
11 5 (2.66%) Solarflare
11 5 (2.66%) Sun
11 5 (2.66%) Symantec
12 3 (1.60%) IBM
12 3 (1.60%) Juniper