Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 447 554 472
Rank change year-on-year +107 -82 +154
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 292 258 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.53% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 3.02% 2.40% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 229 217 266
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £30,150 £31,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £73,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.05% +9.20% +8.75%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9,683 10,752 10,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.67% 15.92% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8,010 9,008 8,540
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in London

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in London

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in London over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in London

XenDesktop
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the London region over the 6 months to 14 November 2019. 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
Central London +32 67 £45,000 +2.86% 10
South London +3 8 £55,000 +15.79% 3
West London +21 6 £42,500 -29.17% 2
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 286 (97.95%) Citrix
2 241 (82.53%) Windows
3 206 (70.55%) XenApp
4 202 (69.18%) Active Directory
5 191 (65.41%) Microsoft
6 182 (62.33%) Office 365
7 176 (60.27%) VMware
8 144 (49.32%) Windows Server
9 108 (36.99%) DNS
10 107 (36.64%) DHCP
11 103 (35.27%) Azure
12 101 (34.59%) Windows 10
13 95 (32.53%) PowerShell
14 93 (31.85%) VMware Infrastructure
15 87 (29.79%) SCCM
16 83 (28.42%) ITIL
17 82 (28.08%) MS Exchange
18 80 (27.40%) Finance
19 74 (25.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 66 (22.60%) Windows Server 2012
21 55 (18.84%) Hyper-V
22 52 (17.81%) Ivanti
23 51 (17.47%) SAN
24 50 (17.12%) TCP/IP
25 48 (16.44%) Skype
26 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
27 46 (15.75%) Firewall
28 44 (15.07%) NetScaler
29 43 (14.73%) MCSE
30 42 (14.38%) Microsoft Intune

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 82 (28.08%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (8.22%) SharePoint
4 22 (7.53%) Skype for Business
5 18 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 182 (62.33%) Office 365
2 103 (35.27%) Azure
3 36 (12.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 33 (11.30%) AWS
5 22 (7.53%) OneDrive
6 21 (7.19%) Mimecast
7 13 (4.45%) PaaS
8 11 (3.77%) SaaS
9 8 (2.74%) IaaS
10 4 (1.37%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 4 (1.37%) GCP
11 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (36.99%) DNS
2 107 (36.64%) DHCP
3 51 (17.47%) SAN
4 50 (17.12%) TCP/IP
5 48 (16.44%) Skype
6 46 (15.75%) Firewall
7 44 (15.07%) NetScaler
8 30 (10.27%) iSCSI
9 28 (9.59%) NAS
10 21 (7.19%) LAN
11 18 (6.16%) WAN
12 16 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (4.79%) VPN
14 13 (4.45%) VoIP
15 11 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (3.77%) Network Security
16 9 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (3.08%) Internet
17 8 (2.74%) OSPF
17 8 (2.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (2.40%) MSI
2 2 (0.68%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
General
1 80 (27.40%) Finance
2 35 (11.99%) Law
3 17 (5.82%) Legal
4 10 (3.42%) Back Office
4 10 (3.42%) Banking
5 9 (3.08%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.40%) Retail
7 6 (2.05%) Marketing
8 3 (1.03%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 62 (21.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 56 (19.18%) Analyst
3 53 (18.15%) Citrix Engineer
4 41 (14.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 30 (10.27%) Support Engineer
6 24 (8.22%) Consultant
7 23 (7.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 23 (7.88%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (7.53%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 17 (5.82%) Architect
10 15 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.79%) VMware Engineer
12 13 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (4.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 13 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (4.11%) Desktop Engineer
14 11 (3.77%) Service Analyst
15 10 (3.42%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.42%) LDAP
2 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.51%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.48%) Fat Client
2 16 (5.48%) Thin Client
3 15 (5.14%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.79%) User Experience
5 12 (4.11%) Mobile Computing
5 12 (4.11%) Replication
6 11 (3.77%) Clustering
6 11 (3.77%) iPad
6 11 (3.77%) iPhone
7 10 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.42%) Smartphone
8 8 (2.74%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.74%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.37%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.03%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.68%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 241 (82.53%) Windows
2 144 (49.32%) Windows Server
3 101 (34.59%) Windows 10
4 66 (22.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (13.01%) Windows 7
6 27 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (6.85%) Mac OS
8 13 (4.45%) Linux
9 5 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.37%) Android
10 4 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.03%) Unix
12 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.34%) CentOS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.42%) ITIL
2 74 (25.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 39 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (11.64%) Investment Management
4 34 (11.64%) Project Management
5 25 (8.56%) Server Virtualisation
6 23 (7.88%) Migration
7 21 (7.19%) Information Security
7 21 (7.19%) Presales
8 19 (6.51%) Security Management
9 18 (6.16%) Information Security Management
10 17 (5.82%) ISMS
11 16 (5.48%) Service Delivery
12 15 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (4.79%) CRM
13 14 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (4.79%) Service Management
14 13 (4.45%) Proactive Monitoring
14 13 (4.45%) Time Management
15 12 (4.11%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 95 (32.53%) PowerShell
2 33 (11.30%) SQL
3 11 (3.77%) Python
4 3 (1.03%) VB
5 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.34%) C
6 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (14.73%) MCSE
3 27 (9.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (7.19%) Citrix Certification
5 19 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (6.16%) MCSA
7 16 (5.48%) CCA
8 14 (4.79%) CCNA
9 13 (4.45%) VCP5
10 9 (3.08%) CCNP
10 9 (3.08%) Degree
11 6 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.05%) MCITP
12 5 (1.71%) MCP
13 4 (1.37%) CCEA
14 3 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (1.03%) RHCSA
15 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
16 1 (0.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.27%) SLA
2 4 (1.37%) GDPR
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 206 (70.55%) XenApp
2 202 (69.18%) Active Directory
3 93 (31.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (18.84%) Hyper-V
5 41 (14.04%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (10.62%) vSphere
7 18 (6.16%) Virtual Desktop
8 17 (5.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (4.45%) Virtual Servers
10 11 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (2.74%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 7 (2.40%) VMware NSX
13 6 (2.05%) BitLocker
14 5 (1.71%) NFS
15 1 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.34%) vCloud
15 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 87 (29.79%) SCCM
2 42 (14.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (5.48%) XenMobile
4 12 (4.11%) SCOM
5 11 (3.77%) Backup Exec
6 8 (2.74%) WhatsUp Gold
7 7 (2.40%) Terraform
8 5 (1.71%) Ansible
8 5 (1.71%) SCSM
8 5 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (1.37%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.03%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.03%) vRealize
11 2 (0.68%) Avamar
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.34%) Control-M
12 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 286 (97.95%) Citrix
2 191 (65.41%) Microsoft
3 176 (60.27%) VMware
4 52 (17.81%) Ivanti
5 32 (10.96%) Cisco
6 28 (9.59%) Nimble Storage
7 20 (6.85%) HP
7 20 (6.85%) Sophos
8 19 (6.51%) Veeam
9 17 (5.82%) Sony
10 15 (5.14%) Remedy
11 13 (4.45%) Forcepoint
12 12 (4.11%) Wyse
13 11 (3.77%) Avaya
14 10 (3.42%) EqualLogic
14 10 (3.42%) iManage
14 10 (3.42%) ProCurve
15 9 (3.08%) Dell
15 9 (3.08%) McAfee
15 9 (3.08%) Qualys