Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 450 617 669
Rank change year-on-year +167 +52 -135
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 446 227 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 4.47% 2.46% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 275 204 245
London median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £29,400 £31,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%

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 9977 9237 9727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.30% 12.18% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8447 7985 8385
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +84 126 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South London +22 20 £41,500 +38.33%
West London +2 6 £45,250 +0.56%
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 442 (99.10%) Citrix
2 387 (86.77%) Windows
3 382 (85.65%) XenApp
4 346 (77.58%) Microsoft
5 326 (73.09%) Active Directory
6 311 (69.73%) VMware
7 217 (48.65%) Finance
8 213 (47.76%) SCCM
9 212 (47.53%) MS Exchange
10 189 (42.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 183 (41.03%) Windows 7
12 181 (40.58%) Microsoft Office
13 167 (37.44%) Windows Server
14 164 (36.77%) MCSE
15 162 (36.32%) Exchange Server 2010
16 161 (36.10%) Citrix Certification
17 160 (35.87%) ITIL
18 148 (33.18%) Banking
19 145 (32.51%) AppSense
20 144 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
21 138 (30.94%) Asset Management
22 134 (30.04%) Investment Banking
22 134 (30.04%) Wealth Management
23 133 (29.82%) Retail Banking
24 130 (29.15%) CCA
25 128 (28.70%) Blackberry
26 125 (28.03%) Skype for Business
27 124 (27.80%) Skype
28 115 (25.78%) Windows Server 2008
29 114 (25.56%) McAfee

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
1 212 (47.53%) MS Exchange
2 162 (36.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (28.03%) Skype for Business
4 53 (11.88%) SharePoint
5 42 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.91%) IIS
7 10 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.12%) Apache
10 5 (1.12%) nginx
10 5 (1.12%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.90%) Drupal
12 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.22%) Confluence
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 181 (40.58%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.90%) Unit4 Business World
1 4 (0.90%) Workday HCM
2 3 (0.67%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 110 (24.66%) IaaS
2 100 (22.42%) Office 365
3 46 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.57%) Mimecast
6 6 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.35%) OneDrive
7 5 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.12%) SaaS
8 3 (0.67%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (27.80%) Skype
2 75 (16.82%) DNS
3 71 (15.92%) SAN
4 70 (15.70%) NetScaler
5 68 (15.25%) DHCP
6 46 (10.31%) Firewall
7 23 (5.16%) Wireless
8 18 (4.04%) LAN
9 15 (3.36%) VPN
10 14 (3.14%) WAN
11 13 (2.91%) Internet
11 13 (2.91%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (2.91%) TCP/IP
12 11 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.57%) Network Security
15 6 (1.35%) NAS
15 6 (1.35%) VLAN
16 5 (1.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.90%) MySQL
4 4 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.90%) Power BI
4 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (1.12%) AdminStudio
2 4 (0.90%) MSI
3 1 (0.22%) JIRA
3 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 217 (48.65%) Finance
2 148 (33.18%) Banking
3 134 (30.04%) Investment Banking
4 133 (29.82%) Retail Banking
5 16 (3.59%) Legal
6 14 (3.14%) Law
7 6 (1.35%) Publishing
8 5 (1.12%) Back Office
8 5 (1.12%) French Language
8 5 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.90%) Marketing
10 3 (0.67%) Advertising
11 2 (0.45%) Front Office
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (21.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (15.25%) Citrix Engineer
3 52 (11.66%) Head of Support
4 51 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 46 (10.31%) Analyst
5 46 (10.31%) Desktop Support
6 36 (8.07%) Windows Engineer
7 32 (7.17%) Systems Engineer
8 27 (6.05%) Citrix Support
8 27 (6.05%) Support Analyst
9 26 (5.83%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 26 (5.83%) Desktop Engineer
10 24 (5.38%) IT Support
11 22 (4.93%) Architect
12 21 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
13 20 (4.48%) Consultant
14 19 (4.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 19 (4.26%) IT Support Specialist
14 19 (4.26%) Support Specialist
14 19 (4.26%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.69%) Web Services
2 4 (0.90%) .NET
2 4 (0.90%) CSS
2 4 (0.90%) HTML
2 4 (0.90%) HTML5
2 4 (0.90%) REST
2 4 (0.90%) SOAP
2 4 (0.90%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (0.45%) Flash
4 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 128 (28.70%) Blackberry
2 110 (24.66%) User Experience
3 62 (13.90%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.93%) Data Centre
5 19 (4.26%) Clustering
6 14 (3.14%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.14%) Thin Client
7 11 (2.47%) EMC VMAX
8 9 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.79%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.79%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.35%) FlexPod
10 6 (1.35%) iPad
10 6 (1.35%) iPhone
11 5 (1.12%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.12%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
11 5 (1.12%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 387 (86.77%) Windows
2 183 (41.03%) Windows 7
3 167 (37.44%) Windows Server
4 115 (25.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (24.89%) Android
6 108 (24.22%) Mac OS X
7 103 (23.09%) Apple iOS
8 101 (22.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 95 (21.30%) Windows 10
10 37 (8.30%) Linux
11 15 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (2.24%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.45%) CentOS
15 1 (0.22%) Unix
15 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (35.87%) ITIL
2 138 (30.94%) Asset Management
3 134 (30.04%) Wealth Management
4 111 (24.89%) Service Management
5 47 (10.54%) Problem Management
6 43 (9.64%) Knowledge Management
7 41 (9.19%) Service Delivery
8 39 (8.74%) Application Virtualisation
9 24 (5.38%) Mobile Device Management
10 20 (4.48%) Presales
11 16 (3.59%) Application Packaging
12 15 (3.36%) Virtual Environments
13 14 (3.14%) Capacity Management
13 14 (3.14%) Incident Management
14 13 (2.91%) Change Management
15 12 (2.69%) Configuration Management
15 12 (2.69%) Proactive Monitoring
16 11 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (2.47%) Desktop Virtualisation
16 11 (2.47%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (17.26%) PowerShell
2 28 (6.28%) SQL
3 8 (1.79%) Python
3 8 (1.79%) VBScript
4 7 (1.57%) C#
5 4 (0.90%) Go
5 4 (0.90%) Java
5 4 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.90%) PHP
5 4 (0.90%) VB
6 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.22%) Perl
6 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 189 (42.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 164 (36.77%) MCSE
3 161 (36.10%) Citrix Certification
4 130 (29.15%) CCA
5 89 (19.96%) Degree
6 55 (12.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 28 (6.28%) MCSA
8 23 (5.16%) CCEA
9 15 (3.36%) MCP
10 9 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (1.79%) CCNA
11 8 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.35%) CCNP
12 6 (1.35%) MCITP
13 5 (1.12%) Linux+ Certification
14 3 (0.67%) IBM Certification
14 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.22%) VCP5
15 1 (0.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.69%) SLA
2 4 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.90%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) PMO
4 1 (0.22%) GCP
System Software
1 382 (85.65%) XenApp
2 326 (73.09%) Active Directory
3 144 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (19.96%) XenServer
5 84 (18.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 78 (17.49%) Hyper-V
7 58 (13.00%) vSphere
8 39 (8.74%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (2.91%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (2.47%) DFS Replication
11 9 (2.02%) ISA Server
11 9 (2.02%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (1.79%) Xen
13 6 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (1.12%) BitLocker
14 5 (1.12%) Terminal Server
14 5 (1.12%) vCloud
15 4 (0.90%) Docker
15 4 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 213 (47.76%) SCCM
2 103 (23.09%) AirWatch
3 33 (7.40%) SCOM
4 17 (3.81%) SCOrch
5 16 (3.59%) HP SIM
5 16 (3.59%) XenMobile
6 14 (3.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 14 (3.14%) Microsoft Intune
7 13 (2.91%) HP Data Protector
7 13 (2.91%) WSUS
8 10 (2.24%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.57%) EdgeSight
10 7 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
10 7 (1.57%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.57%) vCenter Server
11 5 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.12%) Nagios
12 4 (0.90%) OpenView
12 4 (0.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 442 (99.10%) Citrix
2 346 (77.58%) Microsoft
3 311 (69.73%) VMware
4 145 (32.51%) AppSense
5 114 (25.56%) McAfee
6 106 (23.77%) ServiceNow
7 105 (23.54%) Apple
8 60 (13.45%) Cisco
9 40 (8.97%) HP
10 29 (6.50%) Dell
11 27 (6.05%) EMC
12 22 (4.93%) IBM
12 22 (4.93%) Reuters
13 18 (4.04%) Symantec
14 14 (3.14%) FactSet
14 14 (3.14%) Juniper
15 13 (2.91%) 3PAR
16 12 (2.69%) Veeam
17 10 (2.24%) Bloomberg
18 9 (2.02%) CheckPoint