The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
UK / England
Rank 608 531 483
Rank change year-on-year -77 -48  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 229 459 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.47% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 3.85% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 186 395 403
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,225 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XenDesktop is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9554 11929 12724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.12% 12.31% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8013 10093 10624
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in England

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop in England.

Salary trend for XenDesktop in England

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in England

XenDesktop
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 140 £47,500 -13.63% 18
North West -15 24 £42,500 +21.42% 6
South East 0 21 £36,000 -15.29% 5
Yorkshire +11 15 £45,000 +11.80% 1
East of England -9 13 £42,500 -7.10% 5
East Midlands +4 8 £42,500 -3.40% 1
West Midlands +13 4 £34,500 -13.75% 1
South West -6 4 £43,750 +44.62% 2
XenDesktop
UK

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 474 (99.58%) Citrix
2 394 (82.77%) Windows
2 394 (82.77%) XenApp
3 361 (75.84%) VMware
4 324 (68.07%) Active Directory
5 289 (60.71%) Microsoft
6 259 (54.41%) Windows Server
7 242 (50.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 227 (47.69%) MS Exchange
9 220 (46.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 162 (34.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 145 (30.46%) ITIL
12 132 (27.73%) SAN
13 126 (26.47%) vSphere
14 123 (25.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 123 (25.84%) Cisco
15 118 (24.79%) Hyper-V
16 115 (24.16%) MS Excel
17 109 (22.90%) DNS
18 106 (22.27%) SQL
19 105 (22.06%) Office 365
20 103 (21.64%) SCCM
20 103 (21.64%) SQL Server
21 94 (19.75%) DHCP
22 92 (19.33%) Microsoft Certification
23 84 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
24 83 (17.44%) PowerShell
25 81 (17.02%) Firewall
25 81 (17.02%) HP
26 80 (16.81%) Finance

XenDesktop
Top Related 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
1 227 (47.69%) MS Exchange
2 123 (25.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 68 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 63 (13.24%) Skype for Business
6 46 (9.66%) IIS
7 21 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 115 (24.16%) MS Excel
2 58 (12.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Eikon
1 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (22.06%) Office 365
2 30 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
2 30 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.05%) IaaS
4 5 (1.05%) iPaaS
4 5 (1.05%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.63%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.42%) Akamai
6 2 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 132 (27.73%) SAN
2 109 (22.90%) DNS
3 94 (19.75%) DHCP
4 81 (17.02%) Firewall
5 57 (11.97%) Skype
6 55 (11.55%) NetScaler
7 47 (9.87%) WAN
8 44 (9.24%) LAN
9 26 (5.46%) Remote Desktop
10 21 (4.41%) iSCSI
11 20 (4.20%) Network Security
12 19 (3.99%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (3.78%) TCP/IP
14 17 (3.57%) VPN
15 10 (2.10%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (1.89%) IP Telephony
16 9 (1.89%) NAS
16 9 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
17 8 (1.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.21%) DB2
8 1 (0.21%) Essbase
8 1 (0.21%) QlikView
General
1 80 (16.81%) Finance
2 40 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.25%) Banking
4 14 (2.94%) Legal
5 11 (2.31%) Billing
6 10 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.26%) Retail
9 5 (1.05%) Marketing
10 4 (0.84%) Advertising
10 4 (0.84%) Back Office
10 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.84%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Games
12 2 (0.42%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 98 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 90 (18.91%) Analyst
3 88 (18.49%) Support Engineer
4 84 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 77 (16.18%) Citrix Engineer
6 66 (13.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 50 (10.50%) Support Analyst
8 46 (9.66%) Citrix Support
9 45 (9.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 41 (8.61%) Windows Engineer
11 39 (8.19%) IT Support
12 38 (7.98%) 2nd Line Support
13 37 (7.77%) Desktop Support
13 37 (7.77%) IT Engineer
14 36 (7.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 36 (7.56%) VMware Engineer
15 31 (6.51%) Server Engineer
16 30 (6.30%) Infrastructure Support
17 27 (5.67%) Citrix Analyst
18 25 (5.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.68%) Web Services
2 4 (0.84%) LINQ
3 3 (0.63%) MAPI
4 1 (0.21%) CSS
4 1 (0.21%) HTML
4 1 (0.21%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.04%) Driving Licence
2 24 (5.04%) PKI
3 23 (4.83%) Clustering
3 23 (4.83%) Fat Client
3 23 (4.83%) Thin Client
4 16 (3.36%) Blackberry
5 14 (2.94%) iPhone
5 14 (2.94%) User Experience
6 13 (2.73%) iPad
7 12 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.31%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.10%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 9 (1.89%) HP Storage
10 9 (1.89%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.26%) Cyber Attack
13 5 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 394 (82.77%) Windows
2 259 (54.41%) Windows Server
3 220 (46.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 162 (34.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (15.76%) Windows 7
6 74 (15.55%) Linux
7 70 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (10.08%) Windows 10
9 19 (3.99%) Windows 8
10 13 (2.73%) Mac OS X
10 13 (2.73%) VMS
11 12 (2.52%) Unix
12 11 (2.31%) Apple iOS
13 10 (2.10%) Windows 2000
13 10 (2.10%) Windows NT
14 9 (1.89%) Android
15 7 (1.47%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.26%) Windows Phone
17 5 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (30.46%) ITIL
2 39 (8.19%) Migration
3 34 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 31 (6.51%) Service Management
5 23 (4.83%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 23 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (4.83%) Project Management
6 21 (4.41%) Service Delivery
7 19 (3.99%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (3.57%) Application Packaging
8 17 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
9 16 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (3.36%) Customer Requirements
9 16 (3.36%) Time Management
10 15 (3.15%) Change Control
11 14 (2.94%) High Availability
11 14 (2.94%) ITIL V3
11 14 (2.94%) Release Management
12 13 (2.73%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 106 (22.27%) SQL
2 83 (17.44%) PowerShell
3 27 (5.67%) VB
4 14 (2.94%) VBScript
5 12 (2.52%) VBA
6 6 (1.26%) C
7 2 (0.42%) Python
8 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.21%) C#
8 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 92 (19.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (13.24%) Citrix Certification
3 61 (12.82%) MCSE
4 47 (9.87%) CCA
5 43 (9.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (6.72%) Degree
7 30 (6.30%) CCNA
8 28 (5.88%) MCSA
9 25 (5.25%) MCITP
10 17 (3.57%) CCNP
10 17 (3.57%) VCP5
11 15 (3.15%) MCP
12 13 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (2.10%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.10%) Security Cleared
13 10 (2.10%) VCP6
14 8 (1.68%) CCSA
14 8 (1.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (1.26%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.14%) SLA
2 15 (3.15%) QA
3 13 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.68%) PMO
5 4 (0.84%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.63%) EMIR
6 3 (0.63%) MiFID
7 2 (0.42%) BS25999
7 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 394 (82.77%) XenApp
2 324 (68.07%) Active Directory
3 242 (50.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 126 (26.47%) vSphere
5 118 (24.79%) Hyper-V
6 53 (11.13%) VMware ESX
7 47 (9.87%) XenServer
8 27 (5.67%) Virtual Machines
9 25 (5.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 22 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (4.41%) Virtual Desktop
12 19 (3.99%) Forefront TMG
12 19 (3.99%) Terminal Services
13 13 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (2.52%) NFS
15 10 (2.10%) vCloud
16 9 (1.89%) ISA Server
17 8 (1.68%) UAG
17 8 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 7 (1.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 103 (21.64%) SCCM
2 49 (10.29%) SCOM
3 34 (7.14%) WSUS
4 22 (4.62%) Microsoft Clustering
5 16 (3.36%) XenMobile
6 10 (2.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 10 (2.10%) vMotion
7 8 (1.68%) EdgeSight
7 8 (1.68%) WMI
8 7 (1.47%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.84%) Nagios
11 4 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.63%) Puppet
12 3 (0.63%) QRadar
12 3 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 474 (99.58%) Citrix
2 361 (75.84%) VMware
3 289 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 123 (25.84%) Cisco
5 81 (17.02%) HP
6 47 (9.87%) NetApp
7 40 (8.40%) EMC
8 39 (8.19%) AppSense
9 27 (5.67%) Apple
9 27 (5.67%) Dell
10 23 (4.83%) CheckPoint
11 21 (4.41%) Bloomberg
11 21 (4.41%) Juniper
11 21 (4.41%) Reuters
12 15 (3.15%) CommVault
13 14 (2.94%) F5
14 13 (2.73%) Avaya
14 13 (2.73%) Symantec
15 10 (2.10%) LANDesk
15 10 (2.10%) Veeam
Kingston upon Thames
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Avance Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus package and on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Harlow, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Secura Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + pension, private health etc.
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
British Red Cross
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Marine Society and Sea Cadets
Salary: £47,000 gross per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum pension, health insurance, profit an
Posted: 19 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago