Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 668 424 443
Rank change year-on-year -244 +19 +141
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 56 75 301
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.32% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 1.67% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 51 72 225
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,075 £31,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +0.88% +3.64%
75th Percentile £53,625 £80,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £87,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -6.25% +1.05%

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 9,423 4,494 9,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.63% 19.04% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6,274 3,880 7,523
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,975 £29,000
25th Percentile £50,063 £52,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -73 11 £55,000 -28.57% 7
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 49 (87.50%) Windows
3 46 (82.14%) XenApp
4 42 (75.00%) VMware
5 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 33 (58.93%) Windows 10
7 32 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 26 (46.43%) Microsoft 365
10 23 (41.07%) vSphere
10 23 (41.07%) Data Centre
11 22 (39.29%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (33.93%) Windows Server
13 16 (28.57%) SCCM
14 15 (26.79%) OneDrive
15 14 (25.00%) DNS
15 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
15 14 (25.00%) DHCP
16 13 (23.21%) ServiceNow
17 12 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
17 12 (21.43%) JIRA
17 12 (21.43%) Linux
18 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
18 11 (19.64%) Azure
19 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
19 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2016
20 9 (16.07%) Finance
20 9 (16.07%) VPN
21 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 8 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop

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 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft 365
2 15 (26.79%) OneDrive
3 11 (19.64%) Azure
4 2 (3.57%) AWS
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) DHCP
1 14 (25.00%) DNS
2 9 (16.07%) VPN
3 7 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 6 (10.71%) LAN
4 6 (10.71%) WAN
5 5 (8.93%) Firewall
6 3 (5.36%) VSAN
7 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.57%) SD-WAN
7 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.79%) Network Security
8 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.79%) SAN
8 1 (1.79%) Skype
8 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Social Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Legal
4 4 (7.14%) Law
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Analyst
2 16 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (23.21%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Citrix Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 9 (16.07%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Server Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (87.50%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Windows 10
3 19 (33.93%) Windows Server
4 12 (21.43%) Linux
5 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.79%) Android
8 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
2 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (10.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 4 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (7.14%) Security Patching
5 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL 4
5 3 (5.36%) Line Management
5 3 (5.36%) Storage Management
6 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
6 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (3.57%) Personalization
7 1 (1.79%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.57%) Python
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (7.14%) MCSE
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) MCITP
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (82.14%) XenApp
2 32 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 23 (41.07%) vSphere
5 22 (39.29%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
8 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (5.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.79%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (5.36%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (5.36%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 42 (75.00%) VMware
3 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.21%) ServiceNow
5 7 (12.50%) Cisco
6 5 (8.93%) Ivanti
7 4 (7.14%) NetApp
8 3 (5.36%) Dell
8 3 (5.36%) HP
8 3 (5.36%) Symantec
9 2 (3.57%) Commvault
9 2 (3.57%) iManage
10 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.79%) Brocade
10 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.79%) Lumension
10 1 (1.79%) Meraki
10 1 (1.79%) Nimble Storage