Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 459 461 379
Rank change year-on-year +2 -82 -108
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 1,037 1,041 1,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.63% 0.84%
As % of the System Software category 4.69% 5.10% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 812 915 1,499
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +1.22% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -1.20% +3.75%

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 22,125 20,422 23,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.43% 12.33% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18,389 17,049 19,946
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 +12 533 £49,250 +15.88% 44
North of England +10 153 £35,000 -6.67% 27
Midlands +51 132 £40,000 +3.23% 17
South East -21 116 £39,000 -20.00% 15
West Midlands +52 100 £40,000 -3.03% 9
Yorkshire +3 68 £40,000 +6.67% 8
North West +11 66 £42,500 +30.77% 17
East of England +21 63 £50,000 +25.00% 10
South West -27 39 £35,000 - 7
East Midlands +19 32 £34,000 +33.33% 8
North East -2 19 £35,000 -16.67% 2
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 1,012 (97.59%) Citrix
2 887 (85.54%) Windows
3 790 (76.18%) VMware
4 709 (68.37%) Microsoft
5 677 (65.28%) Active Directory
6 573 (55.26%) Windows Server
7 535 (51.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 501 (48.31%) XenDesktop
9 401 (38.67%) Office 365
10 377 (36.35%) MS Exchange
11 341 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 331 (31.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 312 (30.09%) Hyper-V
14 305 (29.41%) ITIL
15 279 (26.90%) Cisco
16 277 (26.71%) SAN
17 254 (24.49%) DNS
18 248 (23.92%) SCCM
19 238 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
20 224 (21.60%) Windows 10
21 223 (21.50%) Microsoft Azure
22 222 (21.41%) DHCP
23 215 (20.73%) Finance
24 213 (20.54%) MCSE
24 213 (20.54%) Exchange Server 2010
25 202 (19.48%) Firewall
26 199 (19.19%) SQL Server
27 184 (17.74%) PowerShell
28 181 (17.45%) Microsoft Office
29 180 (17.36%) SQL

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
1 377 (36.35%) MS Exchange
2 213 (20.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 131 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 89 (8.58%) Skype for Business
5 83 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 50 (4.82%) IIS
7 47 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 28 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 28 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (1.45%) OpenStack
10 14 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.68%) Apache
13 6 (0.58%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.39%) CMS
14 4 (0.39%) nginx
15 3 (0.29%) Confluence
15 3 (0.29%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.19%) IBM Domino
16 2 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 181 (17.45%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.29%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.16%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.096%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 401 (38.67%) Office 365
2 223 (21.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (5.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 44 (4.24%) Mimecast
6 34 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (2.80%) IaaS
8 27 (2.60%) PaaS
9 14 (1.35%) OneDrive
10 10 (0.96%) SaaS
11 5 (0.48%) Yammer
12 4 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.19%) G Suite
14 1 (0.096%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 277 (26.71%) SAN
2 254 (24.49%) DNS
3 222 (21.41%) DHCP
4 202 (19.48%) Firewall
5 173 (16.68%) WAN
6 161 (15.53%) LAN
7 151 (14.56%) NetScaler
8 122 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 119 (11.48%) VPN
10 108 (10.41%) Remote Desktop
11 67 (6.46%) Skype
12 59 (5.69%) VoIP
13 58 (5.59%) VLAN
14 48 (4.63%) NAS
15 41 (3.95%) Network Security
16 39 (3.76%) iSCSI
16 39 (3.76%) Wireless
17 38 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (2.89%) WLAN
19 26 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 38 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (1.06%) MySQL
7 11 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.29%) Power BI
12 1 (0.096%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.096%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.29%) JIRA
3 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.096%) MSI
General
1 215 (20.73%) Finance
2 77 (7.43%) Banking
3 65 (6.27%) Law
4 61 (5.88%) Legal
5 49 (4.73%) Investment Banking
6 44 (4.24%) Retail Banking
7 23 (2.22%) Retail
8 22 (2.12%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.64%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.96%) Marketing
11 8 (0.77%) Advertising
11 8 (0.77%) Back Office
11 8 (0.77%) Games
12 3 (0.29%) Local Government
13 2 (0.19%) Electronics
13 2 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.096%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.096%) French Language
14 1 (0.096%) German Language
14 1 (0.096%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 246 (23.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 138 (13.31%) Analyst
3 130 (12.54%) Support Engineer
4 127 (12.25%) Consultant
5 95 (9.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 95 (9.16%) IT Engineer
6 77 (7.43%) Support Analyst
7 69 (6.65%) Citrix Engineer
8 65 (6.27%) 3rd Line Support
9 60 (5.79%) Windows Engineer
10 58 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
11 56 (5.40%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 54 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support
12 54 (5.21%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 44 (4.24%) IT Support
14 43 (4.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 43 (4.15%) Technical Consultant
15 41 (3.95%) Desktop Support
15 41 (3.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 40 (3.86%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.51%) Web Services
2 9 (0.87%) WAP
3 6 (0.58%) WSH
4 3 (0.29%) Flash
5 2 (0.19%) COM
5 2 (0.19%) Middleware
5 2 (0.19%) XML
5 2 (0.19%) XMPP
6 1 (0.096%) .NET
6 1 (0.096%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.096%) ADSI
6 1 (0.096%) LAMP
6 1 (0.096%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 122 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 90 (8.68%) Computer Science
3 55 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (5.30%) Blackberry
4 46 (4.44%) User Experience
5 45 (4.34%) Clustering
6 38 (3.66%) Fat Client
6 38 (3.66%) Thin Client
7 31 (2.99%) Private Cloud
8 29 (2.80%) Public Cloud
9 23 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 23 (2.22%) Replication
9 23 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
10 16 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
11 11 (1.06%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.06%) Hedge funds
12 10 (0.96%) Mobile Computing
12 10 (0.96%) NHS
12 10 (0.96%) PKI
13 9 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 887 (85.54%) Windows
2 573 (55.26%) Windows Server
3 341 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 331 (31.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 224 (21.60%) Windows 10
6 155 (14.95%) Windows 7
7 97 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (7.43%) Linux
9 56 (5.40%) Windows 8
10 24 (2.31%) Android
11 23 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
12 21 (2.03%) Apple iOS
12 21 (2.03%) Windows XP
13 19 (1.83%) Unix
14 18 (1.74%) Mac OS X
15 13 (1.25%) CentOS
16 10 (0.96%) Solaris
17 8 (0.77%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.58%) AIX
19 5 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (29.41%) ITIL
2 110 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 104 (10.03%) Service Delivery
4 87 (8.39%) Presales
5 70 (6.75%) Application Virtualisation
6 69 (6.65%) Project Management
7 61 (5.88%) Migration
8 60 (5.79%) Asset Management
9 54 (5.21%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 50 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 49 (4.73%) Customer Requirements
12 48 (4.63%) Mentoring
13 46 (4.44%) Data Protection
14 45 (4.34%) Change Management
14 45 (4.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
14 45 (4.34%) Wealth Management
15 44 (4.24%) Problem Management
16 43 (4.15%) Proactive Monitoring
17 40 (3.86%) Patch Management
18 39 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 184 (17.74%) PowerShell
2 180 (17.36%) SQL
3 11 (1.06%) Python
3 11 (1.06%) VBScript
4 7 (0.68%) VB
5 6 (0.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.39%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.29%) C
9 2 (0.19%) Perl
10 1 (0.096%) AWK
10 1 (0.096%) C++
10 1 (0.096%) Java
10 1 (0.096%) PHP
10 1 (0.096%) sed
Qualifications
1 238 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 213 (20.54%) MCSE
3 163 (15.72%) Citrix Certification
4 135 (13.02%) Degree
5 119 (11.48%) CCA
6 78 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 73 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 68 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
9 54 (5.21%) MCSA
10 51 (4.92%) CCNA
11 41 (3.95%) MCITP
11 41 (3.95%) MCP
12 31 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (2.12%) CCEA
14 16 (1.54%) CCNP
15 11 (1.06%) CCIE
16 7 (0.68%) CCAA
17 6 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 6 (0.58%) SC Cleared
17 6 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.23%) SLA
2 17 (1.64%) PMO
3 9 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.29%) QA
7 2 (0.19%) GDPR
7 2 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 677 (65.28%) Active Directory
2 535 (51.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 501 (48.31%) XenDesktop
4 312 (30.09%) Hyper-V
5 180 (17.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 163 (15.72%) vSphere
7 143 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
8 129 (12.44%) XenServer
9 45 (4.34%) Virtual Machines
10 42 (4.05%) Virtual Desktop
11 41 (3.95%) Terminal Services
12 32 (3.09%) VirtualBox
13 31 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
14 21 (2.03%) BitLocker
14 21 (2.03%) DFS Replication
15 17 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 12 (1.16%) MetaFrame
17 9 (0.87%) Xen
18 7 (0.68%) NFS
19 6 (0.58%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 248 (23.92%) SCCM
2 89 (8.58%) SCOM
3 60 (5.79%) SCOrch
4 59 (5.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 57 (5.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 57 (5.50%) SCVMM
6 52 (5.01%) XenMobile
7 49 (4.73%) Backup Exec
8 47 (4.53%) vCenter Server
9 43 (4.15%) EdgeSight
10 33 (3.18%) Nagios
11 31 (2.99%) SCDPM
11 31 (2.99%) SCSM
12 30 (2.89%) WSUS
13 27 (2.60%) AirWatch
14 22 (2.12%) vMotion
15 21 (2.03%) Failover Clustering
16 19 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
17 17 (1.64%) NetBackup
17 17 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1,012 (97.59%) Citrix
2 790 (76.18%) VMware
3 709 (68.37%) Microsoft
4 279 (26.90%) Cisco
5 156 (15.04%) HP
6 95 (9.16%) Dell
7 91 (8.78%) Ivanti
8 71 (6.85%) NetApp
9 61 (5.88%) Veeam
10 58 (5.59%) Symantec
11 52 (5.01%) Apple
12 51 (4.92%) EMC
13 44 (4.24%) McAfee
14 40 (3.86%) Avaya
15 36 (3.47%) CheckPoint
16 35 (3.38%) CommVault
17 31 (2.99%) Sophos
18 30 (2.89%) IBM
18 30 (2.89%) Juniper
19 28 (2.70%) 3PAR