Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 - 123
Rank change year-on-year - +123 +24
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.72% - 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 10.70% - 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Essex median annual salary £22,500 - £41,500
10th Percentile £21,250 - £40,600
90th Percentile £27,325 - £42,350
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -12.05% -2.35%

XenDesktop 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 Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 187 126 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.09% 8.97% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 124 107 107
Essex median annual salary £30,450 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.33% +8.43% +38.33%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,400 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,875 £57,050 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year - +6.51% +12.67%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Essex

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Essex

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Harlow - 10 - - 2
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £30,900 -
XenDesktop
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing XenDesktop 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 Essex region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
3 15 (75.00%) Change Management
3 15 (75.00%) DNS
3 15 (75.00%) ITIL
4 14 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) HP
4 14 (70.00%) Management Information System
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (70.00%) SCCM
4 14 (70.00%) SCOM
4 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (70.00%) Brocade
4 14 (70.00%) 3PAR
4 14 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (70.00%) BitLocker
4 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
5 12 (60.00%) PowerCLI
5 12 (60.00%) Technical Leadership
5 12 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (60.00%) Asset Management

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) DNS
2 14 (70.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 8 (40.00%) Electronics
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
1 14 (70.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Change Management
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (60.00%) Service Management
3 12 (60.00%) Six Sigma
3 12 (60.00%) Technical Leadership
3 12 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (40.00%) Line Management
6 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) BitLocker
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) SCCM
1 14 (70.00%) SCOM
2 12 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (60.00%) PowerCLI
2 12 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) 3PAR
3 14 (70.00%) Brocade
3 14 (70.00%) HP
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Sage
5 1 (5.00%) Progress