Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 177 201
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -2
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 34 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.60% 0.75% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 6.09% 7.16% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 28
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -15.25% -1.67%
10th Percentile £35,875 £31,325 £30,875
90th Percentile £73,750 £44,625 £64,300
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 558 545 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.89% 10.51% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 402 363 323
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,513 £25,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in Scotland

XenApp
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for XenApp in Scotland

XenApp
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenApp in Scotland

XenApp
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -1 26 £57,500 +61.97%
Glasgow -35 8 £36,250 -3.33% 1
XenApp
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (91.18%) Windows
3 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
3 27 (79.41%) Active Directory
4 26 (76.47%) SCCM
5 24 (70.59%) PowerShell
5 24 (70.59%) Hyper-V
5 24 (70.59%) VMware
6 23 (67.65%) ITIL
6 23 (67.65%) Cisco
6 23 (67.65%) SCOM
6 23 (67.65%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (61.76%) DHCP
8 21 (61.76%) DNS
9 20 (58.82%) XenDesktop
9 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
10 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (52.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (44.12%) Google
12 15 (44.12%) MCSE
12 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (41.18%) Internet
13 14 (41.18%) Change Management
13 14 (41.18%) Application Packaging
14 13 (38.24%) Performance Management
14 13 (38.24%) SolarWinds
14 13 (38.24%) Validation

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
4 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (26.47%) Office 365
3 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) DHCP
1 21 (61.76%) DNS
2 14 (41.18%) Internet
3 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (5.88%) Skype
5 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) MPLS
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) IT Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Virtual Team
2 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) ITIL
2 17 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (41.18%) Application Packaging
3 14 (41.18%) Change Management
4 13 (38.24%) Performance Management
4 13 (38.24%) Validation
5 7 (20.59%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (17.65%) IT Strategy
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 5 (14.71%) Service Management
7 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
8 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
8 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
9 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.88%) System Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) MCSE
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) CCIE
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) CCNP
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (79.41%) Active Directory
2 24 (70.59%) Hyper-V
3 23 (67.65%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (58.82%) XenDesktop
5 18 (52.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.88%) vSphere
8 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (76.47%) SCCM
2 23 (67.65%) SCOM
3 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (17.65%) Ansible
4 6 (17.65%) Puppet
5 4 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (8.82%) WSUS
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) VMware
4 23 (67.65%) Cisco
5 15 (44.12%) Google
6 13 (38.24%) SolarWinds
7 6 (17.65%) CA
7 6 (17.65%) Symantec
7 6 (17.65%) Varonis
8 3 (8.82%) CommVault
9 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.88%) HP
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle
10 1 (2.94%) AppSense
10 1 (2.94%) EMC
10 1 (2.94%) Intel