Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 617 411 572
Rank change year-on-year -206 +161 -5
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 68 153 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 0.76% 2.79% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 49 111 155
10th Percentile £33,150 £37,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £52,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £62,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -19.35% +12.73% +10.00%
75th Percentile £53,750 £73,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +17.02% +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 8,944 5,485 9,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.89% 18.48% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,735 4,736 8,370
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,348 £30,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +7.76%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £104,500 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.50% +9.00% +2.04%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -35 20 £47,500 -26.92% 2
West London - 3 £53,750 - 1
North London - 1 £34,125 -
East London - 1 £72,500 -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 68 (100.00%) Citrix
2 63 (92.65%) Windows
3 56 (82.35%) VMware
4 53 (77.94%) Microsoft
5 48 (70.59%) Microsoft 365
6 47 (69.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (67.65%) Active Directory
8 42 (61.76%) Windows Server
9 39 (57.35%) Windows 10
10 34 (50.00%) vSphere
11 32 (47.06%) PowerShell
11 32 (47.06%) Finance
12 31 (45.59%) ITIL
12 31 (45.59%) Azure
12 31 (45.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 24 (35.29%) XenApp
14 23 (33.82%) MS Exchange
14 23 (33.82%) DHCP
14 23 (33.82%) DNS
15 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (29.41%) NetScaler
16 20 (29.41%) OneDrive
17 19 (27.94%) VPN
17 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Office
17 19 (27.94%) SCCM
18 18 (26.47%) Cisco
18 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Intune
19 17 (25.00%) SAN
20 16 (23.53%) TCP/IP
20 16 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery

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 (33.82%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (70.59%) Microsoft 365
2 31 (45.59%) Azure
3 20 (29.41%) OneDrive
4 8 (11.76%) AWS
4 8 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.41%) Dropbox
5 3 (4.41%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.47%) Azure Storage
6 1 (1.47%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) DHCP
1 23 (33.82%) DNS
2 20 (29.41%) NetScaler
3 19 (27.94%) VPN
4 17 (25.00%) SAN
5 16 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 14 (20.59%) Firewall
7 12 (17.65%) VoIP
8 10 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (13.24%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (10.29%) SSL
11 6 (8.82%) Unified Communications
11 6 (8.82%) VLAN
12 5 (7.35%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (5.88%) LAN
13 4 (5.88%) Skype
13 4 (5.88%) WAN
14 1 (1.47%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Legal
3 5 (7.35%) Documentation Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.35%) Law
4 4 (5.88%) Organisational Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Social Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Citrix Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Consultant
10 5 (7.35%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
11 4 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) EMC VNX
2 5 (7.35%) Hedge funds
2 5 (7.35%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.35%) Symmetrix
3 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.41%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (92.65%) Windows
2 42 (61.76%) Windows Server
3 39 (57.35%) Windows 10
4 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (10.29%) Linux
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.94%) Android
8 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 31 (45.59%) ITIL
2 16 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (16.18%) ITSM
3 11 (16.18%) Patch Management
4 10 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (13.24%) BCP
5 9 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (11.76%) Project Delivery
6 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 8 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 7 (10.29%) Business Continuity
7 7 (10.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 6 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.88%) Time Management
10 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.41%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.29%) VB
3 3 (4.41%) Python
3 3 (4.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.41%) MCSA
2 3 (4.41%) MCSE
3 2 (2.94%) CCNA
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CCNP
4 1 (1.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCITP
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) VCP6
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (7.35%) GDPR
3 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (69.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 34 (50.00%) vSphere
4 24 (35.29%) XenApp
5 13 (19.12%) Hyper-V
6 12 (17.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (4.41%) BitLocker
9 3 (4.41%) KVM
9 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) SCCM
2 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (16.18%) AirWatch
4 8 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (8.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (5.88%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Citrix
2 56 (82.35%) VMware
3 53 (77.94%) Microsoft
4 18 (26.47%) Cisco
5 11 (16.18%) EMC
6 10 (14.71%) 3PAR
6 10 (14.71%) Brocade
6 10 (14.71%) Meraki
6 10 (14.71%) Nimble Storage
7 8 (11.76%) Symantec
8 7 (10.29%) Avaya
8 7 (10.29%) Dell
8 7 (10.29%) SonicWALL
9 6 (8.82%) HP
10 5 (7.35%) Infoblox
11 3 (4.41%) Altiris
11 3 (4.41%) NetApp
11 3 (4.41%) Splunk
12 2 (2.94%) Instagram
12 2 (2.94%) Sun