Period
to 22 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 259 246
Rank change year-on-year -50 -13 -31
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 69 100 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.80% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 4.56% 7.11% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 79 79
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 £27,800 £26,250 £22,350
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 1406 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.37% 11.24% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1191 1023
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,000
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 22 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 22 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 +8 34 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Cheshire -31 18 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Manchester -24 17 £37,000 -12.94% 4
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 (86.96%) Citrix
2 59 (85.51%) Windows
3 45 (65.22%) ITIL
4 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
5 35 (50.72%) Active Directory
6 34 (49.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 33 (47.83%) VMware
7 33 (47.83%) PowerShell
8 32 (46.38%) Data Centre
9 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
10 27 (39.13%) Hyper-V
11 23 (33.33%) XenDesktop
11 23 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 22 (31.88%) Nagios
12 22 (31.88%) SCOM
12 22 (31.88%) EdgeSight
13 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (30.43%) Finance
14 20 (28.99%) Project Management
14 20 (28.99%) Infrastructure Management
14 20 (28.99%) Proactive Monitoring
15 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (21.74%) DNS
16 15 (21.74%) Banking
17 14 (20.29%) Cisco
18 13 (18.84%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (18.84%) SAN
18 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2013
19 11 (15.94%) Runbook

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 23 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) IaaS
1 10 (14.49%) PaaS
2 7 (10.14%) Office 365
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) DNS
2 13 (18.84%) SAN
3 11 (15.94%) LAN
3 11 (15.94%) WAN
4 9 (13.04%) VPN
5 7 (10.14%) DHCP
5 7 (10.14%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (8.70%) Firewall
7 3 (4.35%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.35%) VLAN
7 3 (4.35%) WLAN
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.45%) IPsec
9 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.45%) Skype
9 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) MSI
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.90%) Publishing
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 13 (18.84%) Team Leader
3 10 (14.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (13.04%) Exchange Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 8 (11.59%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Messaging Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Server Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Server Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Citrix Team Leader
7 6 (8.70%) Citrix Specialist
7 6 (8.70%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (46.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.90%) Wiki
4 1 (1.45%) Life Science
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (85.51%) Windows
2 37 (53.62%) Windows Server
3 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.90%) AIX
8 2 (2.90%) Linux
8 2 (2.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) ITIL
2 34 (49.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (28.99%) Infrastructure Management
3 20 (28.99%) Proactive Monitoring
3 20 (28.99%) Project Management
4 11 (15.94%) Runbook
5 9 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.59%) Change Management
7 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.80%) Presales
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.90%) Operations Management
10 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.04%) CCA
4 6 (8.70%) MCSA
5 5 (7.25%) MCSE
5 5 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.80%) CCNA
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.80%) VCP5
7 3 (4.35%) Degree
8 2 (2.90%) MCP
9 1 (1.45%) CCENT
9 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (50.72%) Active Directory
2 27 (39.13%) Hyper-V
3 23 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (11.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (10.14%) vSphere
7 3 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (4.35%) XenServer
8 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.45%) NFS
9 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (31.88%) EdgeSight
1 22 (31.88%) Nagios
1 22 (31.88%) SCOM
2 6 (8.70%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.90%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.90%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.90%) WSUS
5 1 (1.45%) SnapMirror
5 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (86.96%) Citrix
2 33 (47.83%) VMware
3 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.29%) Cisco
5 11 (15.94%) HP
6 8 (11.59%) Dell
6 8 (11.59%) Veeam
7 5 (7.25%) EMC
8 3 (4.35%) Apple
9 2 (2.90%) Altiris
9 2 (2.90%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.90%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.90%) McAfee
9 2 (2.90%) NetApp
9 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.90%) Splunk
9 2 (2.90%) Symantec
9 2 (2.90%) Wyse
10 1 (1.45%) SonicWALL