Period
to 21 October 2020

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 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 407 473 578
Rank change year-on-year +66 +105 -97
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 55 275 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.50% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 1.47% 2.85% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 212 222
Median annual salary £65,000 £56,375 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.30% +7.38% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £79,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £49,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year -8.63% +4.79% +8.05%

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 3,746 9,657 10,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.98% 17.68% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,280 7,993 8,890
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,225 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,025
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in London

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XenDesktop in London.

Salary trend for XenDesktop in London

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing XenDesktop in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

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 21 October 2020. 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 +103 17 £70,000 +54.27% 2
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, 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 55 (100.00%) Citrix
2 51 (92.73%) Windows
3 46 (83.64%) XenApp
4 40 (72.73%) VMware
5 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
6 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
7 34 (61.82%) Office 365
8 25 (45.45%) Windows Server
8 25 (45.45%) PowerShell
9 24 (43.64%) SCCM
10 23 (41.82%) DNS
11 22 (40.00%) Finance
12 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
13 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
13 15 (27.27%) DHCP
14 14 (25.45%) NetScaler
14 14 (25.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 13 (23.64%) vSphere
15 13 (23.64%) Firewall
16 11 (20.00%) Azure
17 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
17 10 (18.18%) WAN
17 10 (18.18%) LAN
17 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
18 9 (16.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
18 9 (16.36%) Puppet
18 9 (16.36%) Ansible
19 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
19 8 (14.55%) Banking

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 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.82%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 34 (61.82%) Office 365
2 11 (20.00%) Azure
3 6 (10.91%) AWS
4 5 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.82%) DNS
2 15 (27.27%) DHCP
3 14 (25.45%) NetScaler
4 13 (23.64%) Firewall
5 10 (18.18%) LAN
5 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (18.18%) WAN
6 5 (9.09%) SAN
7 4 (7.27%) VPN
8 2 (3.64%) Skype
9 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (1.82%) DMZ
9 1 (1.82%) FTP
9 1 (1.82%) HTTP
9 1 (1.82%) Network Security
9 1 (1.82%) SSH
9 1 (1.82%) SSL
9 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) MSI
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
3 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix Support
5 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Active Directory Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) LDAP
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) SAML
3 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.82%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) iPhone
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.82%) Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 7 (12.73%) Information Security
3 7 (12.73%) Strategic Roadmap
4 6 (10.91%) High Availability
5 5 (9.09%) Application Packaging
5 5 (9.09%) DevOps
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.27%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Automation
6 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.45%) Personalization
7 3 (5.45%) User Stories
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow Management
8 2 (3.64%) Functional Programming
8 2 (3.64%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.91%) VBScript
3 3 (5.45%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.82%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) CCIE
1 1 (1.82%) CCIE Security
1 1 (1.82%) CCNP
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) GDPR
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 46 (83.64%) XenApp
2 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (23.64%) vSphere
5 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 9 (16.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (7.27%) DFS Replication
7 4 (7.27%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (43.64%) SCCM
2 9 (16.36%) Ansible
2 9 (16.36%) Puppet
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (9.09%) Terraform
5 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.45%) XenMobile
7 2 (3.64%) AirWatch
7 2 (3.64%) Perfmon
8 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.82%) CASB
8 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.82%) RSA Archer
8 1 (1.82%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.82%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (1.82%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (72.73%) VMware
3 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.55%) Cisco
5 6 (10.91%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Solarflare
6 4 (7.27%) Sun
7 2 (3.64%) Ivanti
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 2 (3.64%) Symantec
8 1 (1.82%) Adobe
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.82%) Sophos
8 1 (1.82%) Splunk
8 1 (1.82%) TippingPoint
8 1 (1.82%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam