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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > England
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 918 736 460
Rank change year-on-year -182 -276 -9
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 261 243 317
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 1.27% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 216 198 223
10th Percentile £31,375 £24,775 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,875 £75,000
UK median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% -20.00% +5.26%

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 23,783 19,093 10,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.72% 18.88% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13,475 13,493 8,945
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £29,750
25th Percentile £38,386 £39,445 £39,383
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London -183 87 £52,500 +5.00% 11
South East -52 56 £45,000 +26.76% 10
North of England -39 50 £41,000 -8.89% 2
Midlands -84 42 £45,000 +12.50% 7
West Midlands -58 25 £45,000 -5.26% 4
East of England -59 21 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Yorkshire -23 20 £47,500 +79.25%
North West -58 20 £43,000 -4.44% 2
East Midlands -50 17 £27,500 -31.25% 3
North East -1 10 £40,000 -15.79%
South West -46 3 £70,500 +97.20% 1
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 260 (99.62%) Citrix
2 213 (81.61%) Windows
3 180 (68.97%) Microsoft
4 156 (59.77%) Active Directory
5 141 (54.02%) VMware
6 130 (49.81%) XenDesktop
7 103 (39.46%) Windows Server
8 102 (39.08%) Microsoft 365
9 100 (38.31%) Azure
10 97 (37.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 95 (36.40%) PowerShell
12 90 (34.48%) ITIL
13 88 (33.72%) Social Skills
14 82 (31.42%) Change Management
15 72 (27.59%) Hyper-V
16 71 (27.20%) Windows Server 2012
17 68 (26.05%) Windows 10
18 66 (25.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 62 (23.75%) Finance
20 57 (21.84%) VMware ESXi
21 56 (21.46%) SCCM
22 53 (20.31%) NetScaler
23 51 (19.54%) AWS
24 50 (19.16%) Cisco
25 48 (18.39%) Problem Management
26 47 (18.01%) Microsoft Certification
27 46 (17.62%) vSphere
28 45 (17.24%) DNS
28 45 (17.24%) Firewall
29 41 (15.71%) SAN

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 38 (14.56%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.53%) IIS
5 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (9.96%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 102 (39.08%) Microsoft 365
2 100 (38.31%) Azure
3 51 (19.54%) AWS
4 18 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (4.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (4.98%) IaaS
6 8 (3.07%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.53%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.53%) SaaS
8 3 (1.15%) Nutanix
9 2 (0.77%) Azure Monitor
9 2 (0.77%) GCP
9 2 (0.77%) PaaS
9 2 (0.77%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (20.31%) NetScaler
2 45 (17.24%) DNS
2 45 (17.24%) Firewall
3 41 (15.71%) DHCP
3 41 (15.71%) SAN
4 36 (13.79%) WAN
5 33 (12.64%) LAN
6 25 (9.58%) Remote Desktop
7 21 (8.05%) TCP/IP
8 15 (5.75%) Internet
9 13 (4.98%) Wireless
10 11 (4.21%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (3.83%) WLAN
12 9 (3.45%) NAS
13 8 (3.07%) Junos
14 6 (2.30%) VPN
14 6 (2.30%) WAAS
15 5 (1.92%) Network Security
15 5 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.75%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.77%) MySQL
General
1 88 (33.72%) Social Skills
2 62 (23.75%) Finance
3 25 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.13%) Documentation Skills
5 11 (4.21%) Law
5 11 (4.21%) Public Sector
6 9 (3.45%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 8 (3.07%) Legal
8 6 (2.30%) Aviation
8 6 (2.30%) Organisational Skills
9 5 (1.92%) Retail
9 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.15%) Back Office
11 3 (1.15%) Billing
12 2 (0.77%) Advertising
12 2 (0.77%) Marketing
12 2 (0.77%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.38%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 62 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (19.54%) Citrix Engineer
3 44 (16.86%) Analyst
4 25 (9.58%) Support Analyst
5 18 (6.90%) IT Engineer
5 18 (6.90%) IT Support
6 17 (6.51%) Support Engineer
7 16 (6.13%) IT Analyst
8 15 (5.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 14 (5.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 14 (5.36%) Wintel Specialist
10 13 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (4.60%) IT Support Analyst
12 11 (4.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 10 (3.83%) Architect
13 10 (3.83%) Digital Architect
13 10 (3.83%) Digital Transformation
13 10 (3.83%) Digital Transformation Architect
14 9 (3.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
14 9 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.21%) .NET
2 5 (1.92%) COM
3 4 (1.53%) HTML
3 4 (1.53%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.77%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (5.36%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.36%) User Experience
3 12 (4.60%) Replication
4 11 (4.21%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.83%) Smartphone
6 8 (3.07%) Cyber Defence
6 8 (3.07%) Fat Client
6 8 (3.07%) Spread Betting
6 8 (3.07%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.68%) EMC VNX
7 7 (2.68%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.30%) Cyberattack
8 6 (2.30%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.15%) Clustering
10 3 (1.15%) PKI
11 2 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
12 1 (0.38%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 213 (81.61%) Windows
2 103 (39.46%) Windows Server
3 71 (27.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 68 (26.05%) Windows 10
5 37 (14.18%) Windows Server 2016
6 26 (9.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (8.81%) Linux
8 21 (8.05%) Windows Server 2019
9 19 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (4.98%) Windows 7
11 11 (4.21%) Unix
12 10 (3.83%) Mac OS
13 9 (3.45%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.15%) VMS
15 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.38%) Android
16 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (34.48%) ITIL
2 82 (31.42%) Change Management
3 66 (25.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 48 (18.39%) Problem Management
5 38 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (10.73%) Task Automation
7 26 (9.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (9.58%) Incident Management
8 25 (9.58%) Service Delivery
9 23 (8.81%) Migration
10 21 (8.05%) Project Delivery
11 20 (7.66%) Change Control
12 19 (7.28%) Project Management
13 16 (6.13%) Line Management
14 14 (5.36%) Customer Requirements
15 13 (4.98%) Strategic Roadmap
16 12 (4.60%) DevOps
17 11 (4.21%) High Availability
17 11 (4.21%) Patch Management
18 10 (3.83%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 95 (36.40%) PowerShell
2 31 (11.88%) SQL
3 17 (6.51%) VBScript
4 14 (5.36%) VB
5 9 (3.45%) C#
5 9 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 5 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (18.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.73%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (10.73%) MCSE
3 21 (8.05%) Degree
4 17 (6.51%) MCITP
5 16 (6.13%) CCA
6 14 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (5.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 13 (4.98%) CCNA
8 11 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.45%) Security Cleared
10 8 (3.07%) JNCIA
11 5 (1.92%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.92%) MOS
11 5 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.53%) MCSA
13 3 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.03%) SLA
2 6 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 156 (59.77%) Active Directory
2 130 (49.81%) XenDesktop
3 97 (37.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 72 (27.59%) Hyper-V
5 57 (21.84%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (17.62%) vSphere
7 25 (9.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 21 (8.05%) Terminal Services
9 13 (4.98%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (2.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.77%) Firmware
14 2 (0.77%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.77%) Xen
15 1 (0.38%) Docker
15 1 (0.38%) NFS
15 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (21.46%) SCCM
2 26 (9.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 23 (8.81%) Ansible
4 14 (5.36%) IBM BigFix
5 13 (4.98%) WSUS
6 10 (3.83%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 9 (3.45%) NetBackup
7 9 (3.45%) Terraform
8 8 (3.07%) Puppet
8 8 (3.07%) ZABBIX
9 7 (2.68%) FortiGate
9 7 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (2.68%) XenMobile
10 6 (2.30%) SCOM
11 5 (1.92%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.77%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.77%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.77%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
13 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 260 (99.62%) Citrix
2 180 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 141 (54.02%) VMware
4 50 (19.16%) Cisco
5 28 (10.73%) HP
6 25 (9.58%) Ivanti
7 23 (8.81%) IBM
8 22 (8.43%) Veeam
9 15 (5.75%) Dell
10 14 (5.36%) Trend Micro
11 12 (4.60%) Symantec
12 11 (4.21%) Juniper
12 11 (4.21%) NetApp
13 9 (3.45%) CheckPoint
13 9 (3.45%) Zerto
14 8 (3.07%) Aruba
14 8 (3.07%) Red Hat
14 8 (3.07%) Veritas
15 7 (2.68%) Fortinet
15 7 (2.68%) Kaspersky