Period
to 5 August 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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > London
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 398 543 560
Rank change year-on-year +145 +17 -40
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 134 204 276
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 2.07% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 110 165 247
Median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £76,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% +1.06% +4.44%

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 5,089 9,843 10,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.59% 17.36% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,347 8,186 8,971
Median annual salary £68,500 £64,713 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.85% +8.76% +8.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% +10.00%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +110 41 £66,000 +71.43% 1
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 133 (99.25%) Citrix
2 128 (95.52%) Windows
3 120 (89.55%) XenApp
4 94 (70.15%) Microsoft
5 90 (67.16%) Active Directory
6 85 (63.43%) Office 365
7 83 (61.94%) SCCM
8 79 (58.96%) VMware
9 55 (41.04%) PowerShell
10 52 (38.81%) Windows Server
11 50 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (32.09%) Azure
12 43 (32.09%) MS Exchange
13 40 (29.85%) Finance
14 33 (24.63%) DNS
14 33 (24.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 31 (23.13%) DHCP
16 29 (21.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 28 (20.90%) Firewall
18 27 (20.15%) NetScaler
18 27 (20.15%) Windows 10
19 23 (17.16%) ITIL
20 20 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
21 19 (14.18%) VPN
22 18 (13.43%) VMware ESXi
22 18 (13.43%) Data Centre
22 18 (13.43%) Virtual Environments
23 17 (12.69%) AWS
23 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
24 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence

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 43 (32.09%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.72%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.75%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 85 (63.43%) Office 365
2 43 (32.09%) Azure
3 17 (12.69%) AWS
4 13 (9.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.99%) Mimecast
5 4 (2.99%) Slack
6 3 (2.24%) IaaS
7 2 (1.49%) SaaS
8 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.63%) DNS
2 31 (23.13%) DHCP
3 28 (20.90%) Firewall
4 27 (20.15%) NetScaler
5 19 (14.18%) VPN
6 14 (10.45%) TCP/IP
7 12 (8.96%) LAN
8 11 (8.21%) WAN
9 6 (4.48%) Skype
10 5 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.73%) Cisco Firepower
10 5 (3.73%) Network Security
10 5 (3.73%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.99%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (2.24%) SAN
13 2 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.49%) Internet
13 2 (1.49%) VLAN
14 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (6.72%) JIRA
2 4 (2.99%) Bitbucket
2 4 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.75%) MSI
General
1 40 (29.85%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Banking
3 6 (4.48%) Law
3 6 (4.48%) Legal
4 4 (2.99%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.24%) Housing Association
6 2 (1.49%) Advertising
6 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (21.64%) Citrix Engineer
2 23 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (11.94%) Administrator
3 16 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (8.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (8.96%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.46%) Citrix Support
5 10 (7.46%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) Architect
6 8 (5.97%) Consultant
6 8 (5.97%) IT Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) Wintel Administrator
6 8 (5.97%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (5.22%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Citrix Administrator
8 6 (4.48%) Citrix Consultant
8 6 (4.48%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.49%) .NET
1 2 (1.49%) LDAP
1 2 (1.49%) SAML
2 1 (0.75%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.75%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.75%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (0.75%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.96%) User Experience
3 7 (5.22%) EMC VNX
4 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (2.24%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.24%) Derivative
5 3 (2.24%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.24%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.49%) Clustering
6 2 (1.49%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.49%) Replication
6 2 (1.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) iPhone
7 1 (0.75%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 128 (95.52%) Windows
2 52 (38.81%) Windows Server
3 27 (20.15%) Windows 10
4 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.99%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.24%) Linux
8 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.49%) Android
9 2 (1.49%) Unix
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (17.16%) ITIL
3 18 (13.43%) Virtual Environments
4 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (11.94%) User Stories
5 13 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (8.96%) Server Hardening
7 11 (8.21%) Information Security
7 11 (8.21%) Strategic Roadmap
8 9 (6.72%) Application Packaging
9 7 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.22%) Migration
10 6 (4.48%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 6 (4.48%) Patch Management
11 5 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.73%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (3.73%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (2.99%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.04%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.19%) SQL
3 5 (3.73%) VBScript
4 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.75%) Python
5 1 (0.75%) VB
5 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (5.22%) CCA
2 7 (5.22%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.99%) Degree
4 3 (2.24%) CCNA
5 1 (0.75%) CCIE
5 1 (0.75%) CCIE Security
5 1 (0.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 120 (89.55%) XenApp
2 90 (67.16%) Active Directory
3 50 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (21.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 18 (13.43%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (11.19%) Terminal Server
7 14 (10.45%) vSphere
8 10 (7.46%) Hyper-V
8 10 (7.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (5.97%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.75%) IAG
10 1 (0.75%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.75%) vCloud
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.75%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (61.94%) SCCM
2 15 (11.19%) SCOM
3 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (6.72%) vCenter Server
5 7 (5.22%) Avamar
5 7 (5.22%) XenMobile
6 6 (4.48%) HP SIM
7 4 (2.99%) Grafana
7 4 (2.99%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.49%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.49%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.75%) Ansible
9 1 (0.75%) CASB
9 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.75%) Puppet
9 1 (0.75%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.75%) Stealthwatch
9 1 (0.75%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 1 (0.75%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 133 (99.25%) Citrix
2 94 (70.15%) Microsoft
3 79 (58.96%) VMware
4 12 (8.96%) EMC
5 11 (8.21%) Cisco
5 11 (8.21%) Ivanti
6 9 (6.72%) AppDynamics
6 9 (6.72%) Dell
7 8 (5.97%) HP
7 8 (5.97%) NetApp
8 6 (4.48%) 3PAR
9 5 (3.73%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.99%) Juniper
10 4 (2.99%) Veeam
11 2 (1.49%) iManage
11 2 (1.49%) Sophos
11 2 (1.49%) Zerto
12 1 (0.75%) NetWitness
12 1 (0.75%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (0.75%) Palo Alto