Period
to 22 June 2018

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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 270 240
Rank change year-on-year -35 -30 +14
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 52 97 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.75% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 3.16% 6.99% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 36 73 79
North West median annual salary £37,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,625 £26,250 £26,850
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 1,646 1,387 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.29% 10.76% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,347 1,143 1,017
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -1.75%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.38% +5.00%

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 June 2018.

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 June 2018. 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 +14 22 £36,750 -8.13% 10
Merseyside -16 12 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Cheshire -33 9 - - 1
Lancashire -3 6 £24,250 -25.38% 1
Cumbria - 1 £25,000 -
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 (92.31%) Citrix
2 41 (78.85%) Windows
3 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
4 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 34 (65.38%) Windows Server
5 32 (61.54%) VMware
6 26 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 24 (46.15%) Hyper-V
8 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
9 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (26.92%) ITIL
11 13 (25.00%) LAN
11 13 (25.00%) WAN
11 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (23.08%) Office 365
12 12 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 11 (21.15%) Cisco
13 11 (21.15%) SAN
13 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (19.23%) Service Delivery
14 10 (19.23%) Finance
14 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
14 10 (19.23%) SCOM
15 9 (17.31%) Veeam
15 9 (17.31%) SCCM
15 9 (17.31%) Firewall

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 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.85%) Confluence
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Office 365
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) IaaS
3 2 (3.85%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) LAN
1 13 (25.00%) WAN
2 12 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (21.15%) SAN
4 9 (17.31%) Firewall
5 8 (15.38%) DNS
5 8 (15.38%) NetScaler
6 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
6 6 (11.54%) VPN
7 4 (7.69%) Wireless
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (5.77%) DHCP
8 3 (5.77%) MPLS
9 2 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.92%) Broadband
10 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.92%) Skype
10 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Local Government
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.62%) IT Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Citrix Support
7 4 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.85%) PKI
4 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 34 (65.38%) Windows Server
3 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
7 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.85%) Unix
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.38%) Change Management
5 7 (13.46%) Project Management
6 5 (9.62%) Business Continuity
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.77%) Application Packaging
8 3 (5.77%) Application Virtualisation
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (5.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (5.77%) Task Automation
9 2 (3.85%) IT Strategy
9 2 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (3.85%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.77%) CCA
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) GDPR
3 2 (3.85%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
2 26 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 24 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (7.69%) Firmware
6 4 (7.69%) vSphere
7 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.85%) XenServer
9 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) SCOM
2 9 (17.31%) SCCM
3 4 (7.69%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.77%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (5.77%) XenMobile
5 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.85%) Nagios
5 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.85%) SmoothWall
5 2 (3.85%) WSUS
6 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.92%) SCSM
Vendors
1 48 (92.31%) Citrix
2 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 32 (61.54%) VMware
4 11 (21.15%) Cisco
5 9 (17.31%) Veeam
6 3 (5.77%) Avaya
6 3 (5.77%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) McAfee
7 2 (3.85%) Veritas
8 1 (1.92%) Apple
8 1 (1.92%) Capita
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) EMC
8 1 (1.92%) Ivanti