Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 662 418 484
Rank change year-on-year -244 +66 +89
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 59 54 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 0.62% 1.47% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 214
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,700 £29,900
25th Percentile " £41,188 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £66,250 £58,125
Median % change year-on-year -39.62% +13.98% +10.71%
75th Percentile £52,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £83,750 £81,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £51,250 £48,000
% change year-on-year -21.95% +6.77% +3.23%

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 9,557 3,671 9,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.10% 18.97% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,014 3,229 8,111
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £29,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £56,628 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.96% +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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 -61 13 £50,000 -28.57% 6
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 59 (100.00%) Citrix
2 58 (98.31%) Windows
3 47 (79.66%) Microsoft
4 45 (76.27%) VMware
5 41 (69.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (66.10%) Windows 10
7 37 (62.71%) XenApp
8 36 (61.02%) vSphere
9 34 (57.63%) Microsoft 365
10 30 (50.85%) Active Directory
11 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
12 27 (45.76%) OneDrive
13 23 (38.98%) SharePoint
14 22 (37.29%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (37.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 21 (35.59%) Finance
16 20 (33.90%) Azure
16 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
17 19 (32.20%) PowerShell
18 16 (27.12%) DHCP
18 16 (27.12%) DNS
19 15 (25.42%) Linux
19 15 (25.42%) ITIL
20 14 (23.73%) Data Centre Operations
20 14 (23.73%) NetScaler
21 13 (22.03%) SCCM
22 12 (20.34%) JIRA
22 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
22 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Intune
22 12 (20.34%) ServiceNow

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 23 (38.98%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.86%) Skype for Business
4 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (57.63%) Microsoft 365
2 27 (45.76%) OneDrive
3 20 (33.90%) Azure
4 6 (10.17%) AWS
5 4 (6.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.69%) Azure Storage
6 1 (1.69%) Dropbox
6 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) DHCP
1 16 (27.12%) DNS
2 14 (23.73%) NetScaler
3 10 (16.95%) VPN
4 9 (15.25%) SAN
5 8 (13.56%) Firewall
6 7 (11.86%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (8.47%) LAN
8 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (6.78%) Skype
8 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.78%) WAN
9 3 (5.08%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.39%) SSL
10 2 (3.39%) VoIP
11 1 (1.69%) Network Security
11 1 (1.69%) VLAN
11 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Legal
3 8 (13.56%) Social Skills
4 6 (10.17%) Law
5 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
6 3 (5.08%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (3.39%) Marketing
8 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.69%) Banking
8 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Desktop Engineer
1 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Consultant
11 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Support
11 2 (3.39%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) EMC VNX
2 4 (6.78%) Hedge funds
2 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) Symmetrix
3 3 (5.08%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (98.31%) Windows
2 39 (66.10%) Windows 10
3 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
4 15 (25.42%) Linux
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.39%) Android
10 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (25.42%) ITIL
3 14 (23.73%) Data Centre Operations
4 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (10.17%) Project Delivery
6 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.47%) Patch Management
8 4 (6.78%) BCP
8 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.08%) Information Security
9 3 (5.08%) Product Management
9 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.47%) Python
3 2 (3.39%) VB
3 2 (3.39%) VBScript
4 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) MCSE
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.39%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) CCNP
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.69%) MCITP
3 1 (1.69%) MCSA
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) VCP6
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) GDPR
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (69.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (62.71%) XenApp
3 36 (61.02%) vSphere
4 30 (50.85%) Active Directory
5 22 (37.29%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (16.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (16.95%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
8 3 (5.08%) KVM
9 2 (3.39%) BitLocker
9 2 (3.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) SCCM
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (13.56%) AirWatch
4 5 (8.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.39%) Ansible
6 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Citrix
2 47 (79.66%) Microsoft
3 45 (76.27%) VMware
4 12 (20.34%) ServiceNow
5 7 (11.86%) 3PAR
5 7 (11.86%) Brocade
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) Meraki
5 7 (11.86%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (8.47%) Symantec
7 4 (6.78%) EMC
7 4 (6.78%) Infoblox
7 4 (6.78%) Ivanti
8 3 (5.08%) Splunk
9 2 (3.39%) Avaya
9 2 (3.39%) Dell
9 2 (3.39%) Instagram
9 2 (3.39%) NetApp
9 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.39%) Sun