Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 408 492 470
Rank change year-on-year +84 -22 -2
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 809 833 1,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.71% 0.59% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 4.14% 3.74% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 620 696 808
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,388
90th Percentile £73,875 £71,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% +3.66%

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 19,562 22,273 22,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.11% 15.85% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16,079 18,255 18,399
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +58 357 £55,000 +10.00% 38
Midlands +102 157 £37,500 -21.05% 22
West Midlands +73 105 £36,500 -25.13% 18
North of England +21 96 £45,000 +16.88% 30
South East +32 78 £50,000 +3.09% 21
East of England +60 65 £42,500 +12.58% 13
South West +50 55 £42,500 +21.43% 9
East Midlands +66 52 £41,000 -8.89% 4
North West +30 49 £50,000 +38.89% 15
Yorkshire +39 45 £44,500 -5.32% 12
North East +4 2 £42,500 +41.67% 3
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 788 (97.40%) Citrix
2 689 (85.17%) Windows
3 585 (72.31%) Microsoft
4 546 (67.49%) Active Directory
5 536 (66.25%) VMware
6 459 (56.74%) Office 365
7 447 (55.25%) Windows Server
8 432 (53.40%) XenDesktop
9 365 (45.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 293 (36.22%) Azure
11 274 (33.87%) SCCM
12 262 (32.39%) PowerShell
13 243 (30.04%) Hyper-V
14 239 (29.54%) MS Exchange
15 234 (28.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 223 (27.56%) DNS
17 213 (26.33%) ITIL
18 212 (26.21%) DHCP
19 200 (24.72%) Windows 10
20 198 (24.47%) NetScaler
21 182 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
22 166 (20.52%) Firewall
22 166 (20.52%) Cisco
23 162 (20.02%) AWS
24 160 (19.78%) Finance
25 156 (19.28%) Data Centre
26 151 (18.67%) SAN
27 147 (18.17%) Microsoft Certification
27 147 (18.17%) Exchange Server 2010
28 142 (17.55%) SQL Server

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
1 239 (29.54%) MS Exchange
2 147 (18.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 85 (10.51%) SharePoint
4 66 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 57 (7.05%) Skype for Business
6 38 (4.70%) IIS
7 16 (1.98%) Drupal
8 12 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (1.24%) SAS
10 8 (0.99%) Confluence
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.25%) WordPress
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 81 (10.01%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) assyst
2 1 (0.12%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 459 (56.74%) Office 365
2 293 (36.22%) Azure
3 162 (20.02%) AWS
4 48 (5.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 39 (4.82%) OneDrive
6 30 (3.71%) IaaS
7 23 (2.84%) Mimecast
8 21 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (2.47%) SaaS
10 16 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (1.98%) Azure Stack
10 16 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 14 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (1.36%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 8 (0.99%) Amazon ECS
13 8 (0.99%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.99%) Serverless
13 8 (0.99%) Slack
14 7 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 223 (27.56%) DNS
2 212 (26.21%) DHCP
3 198 (24.47%) NetScaler
4 166 (20.52%) Firewall
5 151 (18.67%) SAN
6 141 (17.43%) TCP/IP
7 105 (12.98%) LAN
7 105 (12.98%) WAN
8 83 (10.26%) VPN
9 81 (10.01%) Skype
10 46 (5.69%) VLAN
11 39 (4.82%) VoIP
12 36 (4.45%) iSCSI
13 35 (4.33%) Internet
14 34 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
15 33 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
16 25 (3.09%) MPLS
17 24 (2.97%) VSAN
18 23 (2.84%) Fibre Channel
18 23 (2.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (4.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 21 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (1.98%) MySQL
6 16 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.25%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (2.60%) JIRA
2 16 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.61%) MSI
4 9 (1.11%) InstallShield
4 9 (1.11%) TestRail
4 9 (1.11%) Zephyr
5 8 (0.99%) Bitbucket
5 8 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 160 (19.78%) Finance
2 34 (4.20%) Public Sector
3 26 (3.21%) Law
3 26 (3.21%) Retail
4 24 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.60%) Banking
6 16 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.98%) Marketing
7 15 (1.85%) Legal
8 11 (1.36%) Back Office
8 11 (1.36%) Electronics
9 8 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.87%) Advertising
11 6 (0.74%) Publishing
12 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.49%) Local Government
13 2 (0.25%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.12%) French Language
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 202 (24.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 130 (16.07%) Analyst
3 87 (10.75%) Consultant
4 72 (8.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 72 (8.90%) Support Engineer
5 71 (8.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 69 (8.53%) Citrix Engineer
7 56 (6.92%) Systems Engineer
8 47 (5.81%) IT Support
9 46 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 46 (5.69%) IT Engineer
10 45 (5.56%) Support Analyst
11 41 (5.07%) Administrator
12 37 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
13 32 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 32 (3.96%) Citrix Consultant
14 31 (3.83%) Architect
14 31 (3.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 27 (3.34%) 2nd Line Support
15 27 (3.34%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.45%) LDAP
2 35 (4.33%) Web Services
3 24 (2.97%) WSH
4 16 (1.98%) LAMP
5 11 (1.36%) XML
6 10 (1.24%) .NET
7 8 (0.99%) JSON
8 6 (0.74%) SAML
9 5 (0.62%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (0.25%) COM
11 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.12%) CSS
11 1 (0.12%) HTML
11 1 (0.12%) Middleware
11 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 156 (19.28%) Data Centre
2 47 (5.81%) User Experience
3 35 (4.33%) Clustering
4 30 (3.71%) Driving Licence
4 30 (3.71%) Public Cloud
5 28 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (2.72%) Smartphone
8 20 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.22%) Fat Client
9 18 (2.22%) Thin Client
10 16 (1.98%) PKI
10 16 (1.98%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.98%) Replication
11 13 (1.61%) CMDB
12 12 (1.48%) Blackberry
13 11 (1.36%) EMC VNX
14 9 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
15 8 (0.99%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 689 (85.17%) Windows
2 447 (55.25%) Windows Server
3 200 (24.72%) Windows 10
4 182 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 137 (16.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 125 (15.45%) Linux
7 90 (11.12%) Windows 7
8 38 (4.70%) Unix
8 38 (4.70%) Windows 8
9 37 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (4.20%) Mac OS
11 10 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.87%) CentOS
14 6 (0.74%) Solaris
15 4 (0.49%) Android
15 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.49%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.37%) HPUX
17 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (28.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 213 (26.33%) ITIL
3 104 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
4 75 (9.27%) Migration
5 63 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 53 (6.55%) Patch Management
7 51 (6.30%) Change Management
8 45 (5.56%) Project Management
9 40 (4.94%) Presales
9 40 (4.94%) Service Delivery
10 35 (4.33%) Project Delivery
10 35 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 34 (4.20%) Customer Requirements
12 33 (4.08%) Proactive Monitoring
12 33 (4.08%) Server Management
13 31 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (3.71%) High Availability
14 30 (3.71%) Mentoring
15 29 (3.58%) Virtual Infrastructure
16 28 (3.46%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 262 (32.39%) PowerShell
2 125 (15.45%) SQL
3 40 (4.94%) VBScript
4 32 (3.96%) Python
5 19 (2.35%) Bash Shell
6 15 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 13 (1.61%) PHP
8 12 (1.48%) Perl
9 5 (0.62%) VB
10 2 (0.25%) C
11 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 147 (18.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 122 (15.08%) MCSE
3 57 (7.05%) Citrix Certification
4 54 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 53 (6.55%) MCSA
6 48 (5.93%) CCA
7 43 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (5.07%) CCNA
9 37 (4.57%) Degree
10 33 (4.08%) Security Cleared
11 24 (2.97%) CCNP
12 23 (2.84%) MCP
13 19 (2.35%) SC Cleared
14 18 (2.22%) MCITP
15 15 (1.85%) DV Cleared
16 13 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (1.24%) DBS Check
18 8 (0.99%) RHCE
19 6 (0.74%) APMP
19 6 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (9.02%) SLA
2 19 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 19 (2.35%) QA
3 11 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.62%) BS25999
5 4 (0.49%) GDPR
6 3 (0.37%) PMO
7 2 (0.25%) NCSC
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 546 (67.49%) Active Directory
2 432 (53.40%) XenDesktop
3 365 (45.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 243 (30.04%) Hyper-V
5 127 (15.70%) vSphere
6 81 (10.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 77 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (4.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 38 (4.70%) Virtual Desktop
10 33 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
11 26 (3.21%) VMware NSX
12 22 (2.72%) Terminal Server
12 22 (2.72%) Terminal Services
12 22 (2.72%) Virtual Servers
13 16 (1.98%) NFS
14 14 (1.73%) BitLocker
15 8 (0.99%) Xen
16 6 (0.74%) vCloud
16 6 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 274 (33.87%) SCCM
2 79 (9.77%) SCOM
3 52 (6.43%) XenMobile
4 49 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
5 44 (5.44%) SCVMM
6 43 (5.32%) Backup Exec
7 32 (3.96%) WSUS
8 29 (3.58%) SCOrch
9 28 (3.46%) vCenter Server
10 20 (2.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 20 (2.47%) Nagios
10 20 (2.47%) Terraform
11 16 (1.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 14 (1.73%) Microsoft Clustering
12 14 (1.73%) NetBackup
12 14 (1.73%) vRealize
13 12 (1.48%) Puppet
14 11 (1.36%) Avamar
15 10 (1.24%) ZABBIX
16 8 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 788 (97.40%) Citrix
2 585 (72.31%) Microsoft
3 536 (66.25%) VMware
4 166 (20.52%) Cisco
5 106 (13.10%) NetApp
6 103 (12.73%) HP
7 81 (10.01%) Veeam
8 73 (9.02%) Dell
9 67 (8.28%) Ivanti
10 49 (6.06%) Symantec
11 47 (5.81%) EMC
12 35 (4.33%) SolarWinds
13 33 (4.08%) Mitel
14 32 (3.96%) CommVault
15 29 (3.58%) McAfee
16 24 (2.97%) 3PAR
16 24 (2.97%) Oracle
17 23 (2.84%) Juniper
18 21 (2.60%) AppDynamics
18 21 (2.60%) Google