Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 304 266 253
Rank change year-on-year -38 -13 -35
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 70 99 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 4.63% 7.19% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 79 80
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £22,425
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -3.61%

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 North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1512 1376 1386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.41% 11.19% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1169 1043
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,050
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the North West

XenApp
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for XenApp in the North West

XenApp
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenApp in the North West

XenApp
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Merseyside +11 34 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Cheshire -34 18 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Manchester -16 17 £37,000 -12.94% 4
Lancashire -6 1 £32,500 -7.14%
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenApp 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 North West region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 60 (85.71%) Windows
1 60 (85.71%) Citrix
2 43 (61.43%) ITIL
3 37 (52.86%) Windows Server
4 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
5 34 (48.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 34 (48.57%) VMware
5 34 (48.57%) PowerShell
6 30 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
8 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
9 24 (34.29%) MS Exchange
10 23 (32.86%) Nagios
10 23 (32.86%) SCOM
11 22 (31.43%) XenDesktop
11 22 (31.43%) Finance
11 22 (31.43%) EdgeSight
12 21 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
12 21 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
12 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (30.00%) Project Management
13 17 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (22.86%) Banking
15 15 (21.43%) SAN
16 14 (20.00%) DNS
16 14 (20.00%) Cisco
16 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 13 (18.57%) Citrix Certification
18 12 (17.14%) HP

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 24 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.71%) IIS
5 3 (4.29%) Confluence
5 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) IaaS
1 10 (14.29%) PaaS
2 8 (11.43%) Office 365
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) SAN
2 14 (20.00%) DNS
3 10 (14.29%) LAN
3 10 (14.29%) WAN
4 9 (12.86%) VPN
5 7 (10.00%) DHCP
5 7 (10.00%) Firewall
5 7 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.29%) VLAN
6 3 (4.29%) WLAN
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.43%) IPsec
8 1 (1.43%) Skype
8 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) MSI
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 16 (22.86%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 13 (18.57%) Team Leader
3 12 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Exchange Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (11.43%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Messaging Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Server Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.00%) Citrix Team Leader
6 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Citrix Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Wiki
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Life Science
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (85.71%) Windows
2 37 (52.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.29%) AIX
10 2 (2.86%) Linux
10 2 (2.86%) Unix
11 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (61.43%) ITIL
2 34 (48.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 21 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 21 (30.00%) Project Management
4 12 (17.14%) Runbook
5 9 (12.86%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.43%) Change Management
7 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.71%) Presales
8 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.29%) Converged Infrastructure
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.86%) Patch Management
10 2 (2.86%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (2.86%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.57%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.86%) CCA
4 6 (8.57%) MCSA
5 5 (7.14%) MCSE
5 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.71%) CCNA
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.71%) VCP5
7 3 (4.29%) Degree
8 2 (2.86%) MCP
9 1 (1.43%) CCENT
9 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 22 (31.43%) XenDesktop
4 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (12.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (10.00%) vSphere
8 4 (5.71%) XenServer
9 3 (4.29%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.43%) NFS
11 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (32.86%) Nagios
1 23 (32.86%) SCOM
2 22 (31.43%) EdgeSight
3 6 (8.57%) SCCM
4 4 (5.71%) XenMobile
5 3 (4.29%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.86%) AirWatch
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.86%) WSUS
7 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.43%) SnapMirror
7 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (85.71%) Citrix
2 34 (48.57%) VMware
3 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) Cisco
5 12 (17.14%) HP
6 8 (11.43%) Dell
7 7 (10.00%) Veeam
8 5 (7.14%) EMC
9 3 (4.29%) Apple
9 3 (4.29%) NetApp
9 3 (4.29%) Symantec
10 2 (2.86%) Altiris
10 2 (2.86%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.86%) EqualLogic
10 2 (2.86%) McAfee
10 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.86%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.86%) Splunk
10 2 (2.86%) Wyse
11 1 (1.43%) Sophos