Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 280 265
Rank change year-on-year +100 -15 +49
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 156 80 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.55% 0.65% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 9.01% 3.91% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 118 50 92
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,615 £30,975 £22,825
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £53,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +8.43%

XenApp 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 the Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,731 2,047 1,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.24% 16.72% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 1,484 1,544
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.32% +11.07%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the Midlands

XenApp
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenApp in the Midlands.

Salary trend for XenApp in the Midlands

XenApp
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for XenApp in the Midlands

XenApp
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
West Midlands +64 104 £36,500 -25.13% 18
East Midlands +59 52 £41,000 -8.89% 5
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT jobs citing XenApp 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 Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 156 (100.00%) Citrix
2 142 (91.03%) Windows
3 115 (73.72%) Microsoft
4 114 (73.08%) VMware
5 110 (70.51%) Windows Server
6 97 (62.18%) Active Directory
7 90 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 78 (50.00%) XenDesktop
9 74 (47.44%) Office 365
10 65 (41.67%) Hyper-V
11 62 (39.74%) Cisco
12 60 (38.46%) Data Centre
13 58 (37.18%) MS Exchange
14 50 (32.05%) NetApp
15 42 (26.92%) PowerShell
16 40 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
16 40 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 39 (25.00%) DHCP
17 39 (25.00%) DNS
18 37 (23.72%) Veeam
19 35 (22.44%) Azure
20 34 (21.79%) ITIL
21 32 (20.51%) Windows 10
22 31 (19.87%) Firewall
22 31 (19.87%) WAN
22 31 (19.87%) Exchange Server 2010
22 31 (19.87%) SCCM
23 30 (19.23%) Linux
23 30 (19.23%) SAN
24 28 (17.95%) LAN

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 58 (37.18%) MS Exchange
2 31 (19.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (7.05%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.21%) IIS
5 5 (3.21%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.56%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 74 (47.44%) Office 365
2 35 (22.44%) Azure
3 15 (9.62%) AWS
4 10 (6.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (6.41%) SaaS
5 3 (1.92%) IaaS
5 3 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.00%) DHCP
1 39 (25.00%) DNS
2 31 (19.87%) Firewall
2 31 (19.87%) WAN
3 30 (19.23%) SAN
4 28 (17.95%) LAN
5 24 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 24 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 13 (8.33%) MPLS
7 11 (7.05%) Skype
7 11 (7.05%) VPN
8 10 (6.41%) Internet
8 10 (6.41%) VoIP
9 9 (5.77%) NetScaler
9 9 (5.77%) VLAN
10 5 (3.21%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (3.21%) Intranet
11 4 (2.56%) FCoE
11 4 (2.56%) NAS
11 4 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 14 (8.97%) Retail
2 7 (4.49%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.85%) Finance
4 5 (3.21%) Back Office
5 3 (1.92%) Local Government
6 2 (1.28%) Marketing
6 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.64%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.64%) French Language
7 1 (0.64%) German Language
7 1 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (29.49%) Analyst
2 34 (21.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 21 (13.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 15 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (8.97%) Server Support
7 13 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (7.69%) Server Analyst
8 12 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
9 10 (6.41%) Citrix Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
11 8 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
12 7 (4.49%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.49%) Technical Support
13 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.90%) Web Services
2 10 (6.41%) XML
3 5 (3.21%) .NET
4 2 (1.28%) SAML
5 1 (0.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 60 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 27 (17.31%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.85%) Clustering
5 5 (3.21%) CMDB
6 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.28%) Replication
7 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 142 (91.03%) Windows
2 110 (70.51%) Windows Server
3 40 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (20.51%) Windows 10
5 30 (19.23%) Linux
6 21 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (9.62%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 34 (21.79%) ITIL
3 23 (14.74%) Change Management
4 19 (12.18%) Migration
4 19 (12.18%) Service Delivery
5 18 (11.54%) High Availability
6 17 (10.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (10.26%) Analytics
7 16 (10.26%) Insurtech
8 11 (7.05%) Coaching
8 11 (7.05%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.41%) Multichannel Retail
9 10 (6.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 8 (5.13%) Application Virtualisation
10 8 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.13%) Patch Management
10 8 (5.13%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (5.13%) Project Delivery
11 7 (4.49%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.85%) Python
2 6 (3.85%) SQL
3 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) MCSE
1 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.69%) MCSA
3 10 (6.41%) DBS Check
3 10 (6.41%) Degree
4 4 (2.56%) CCNP
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.92%) CCA
5 3 (1.92%) CCDA
5 3 (1.92%) CCNA
5 3 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.54%) SLA
2 5 (3.21%) BS25999
2 5 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.21%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 97 (62.18%) Active Directory
2 90 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 65 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 21 (13.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (10.90%) vSphere
7 14 (8.97%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (8.33%) Terminal Services
8 13 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (5.77%) BitLocker
11 7 (4.49%) NFS
12 6 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (2.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (1.28%) vCloud
15 2 (1.28%) VMware NSX
15 2 (1.28%) Xen
16 1 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (19.87%) SCCM
2 20 (12.82%) Backup Exec
3 17 (10.90%) WSUS
4 14 (8.97%) SCVMM
5 12 (7.69%) NetBackup
6 10 (6.41%) ZABBIX
7 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.92%) SCOM
9 2 (1.28%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.28%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.28%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.28%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.28%) SCSM
9 2 (1.28%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.28%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.64%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 156 (100.00%) Citrix
2 115 (73.72%) Microsoft
3 114 (73.08%) VMware
4 62 (39.74%) Cisco
5 50 (32.05%) NetApp
6 37 (23.72%) Veeam
7 21 (13.46%) Symantec
8 18 (11.54%) 3PAR
8 18 (11.54%) SolarWinds
9 17 (10.90%) Cylance
9 17 (10.90%) EMC
9 17 (10.90%) HP
9 17 (10.90%) IronPort
9 17 (10.90%) McAfee
10 16 (10.26%) Trend Micro
11 13 (8.33%) Zerto
12 12 (7.69%) arcserve
12 12 (7.69%) Ivanti
13 11 (7.05%) Dell
13 11 (7.05%) Google