Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > North West
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 286 314 284
Rank change year-on-year +28 -30 -47
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 49 52 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.42% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 2.91% 3.34% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 64
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £25,950 £24,775 £25,750
90th Percentile £51,500 £61,750 £48,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 1,681 1,558 1,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.70% 12.63% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,356 1,268 1,122
North West median annual salary £42,414 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,813 £22,425 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

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 19 May 2019.

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 19 May 2019. 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
Manchester +33 32 £36,000 -2.70% 1
Cheshire +42 10 £42,500 -
Merseyside +9 7 £40,000 -20.00%
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 48 (97.96%) Citrix
2 35 (71.43%) Windows
3 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
4 30 (61.22%) VMware
5 29 (59.18%) Windows Server
6 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 25 (51.02%) XenDesktop
8 20 (40.82%) Office 365
9 19 (38.78%) Veeam
10 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
11 17 (34.69%) NetScaler
12 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (32.65%) Windows 10
12 16 (32.65%) Cisco
13 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (24.49%) LAN
14 12 (24.49%) WAN
14 12 (24.49%) ITIL
14 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
15 11 (22.45%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (20.41%) Replication
17 9 (18.37%) DNS
17 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
17 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
17 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
18 8 (16.33%) XenMobile

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 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Office 365
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) NetScaler
2 12 (24.49%) LAN
2 12 (24.49%) WAN
3 9 (18.37%) DNS
3 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.29%) DHCP
4 7 (14.29%) Firewall
4 7 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (6.12%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (6.12%) VoIP
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.08%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.04%) Intranet
7 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.04%) Network Security
7 1 (2.04%) SNMP
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) IT Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (8.16%) IT Technician
6 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) MSMQ
1 2 (4.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Replication
2 6 (12.24%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.08%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) iPhone
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Windows Server
3 16 (32.65%) Windows 10
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
6 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.24%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.12%) Linux
8 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.08%) Android
9 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.08%) CentOS
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 7 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (6.12%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (4.08%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (4.08%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (4.08%) IT Strategy
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.08%) Presales
6 2 (4.08%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.08%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) CCNA
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) CCNP
2 3 (6.12%) DBS Check
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.08%) MCSA
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 25 (51.02%) XenDesktop
3 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (22.45%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (12.24%) vSphere
6 4 (8.16%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (4.08%) BitLocker
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) XenMobile
2 6 (12.24%) SCCM
3 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.12%) AirWatch
4 3 (6.12%) Nagios
4 3 (6.12%) SCOM
4 3 (6.12%) SCVMM
5 2 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (4.08%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.08%) SCDPM
5 2 (4.08%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.08%) SCSM
5 2 (4.08%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.04%) EdgeSight
6 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (97.96%) Citrix
2 30 (61.22%) VMware
3 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.78%) Veeam
5 16 (32.65%) Cisco
6 7 (14.29%) HP
7 6 (12.24%) Ivanti
8 4 (8.16%) EMC
8 4 (8.16%) McAfee
8 4 (8.16%) NetApp
8 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.12%) Dell
9 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
9 3 (6.12%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (4.08%) Actuate
10 2 (4.08%) Apple
10 2 (4.08%) Google
10 2 (4.08%) Mitel
10 2 (4.08%) MobileIron
10 2 (4.08%) Veritas