Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 392 393 307
Rank change year-on-year +1 -86 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 141 147 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.51% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 3.26% 3.68% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 100 113 302
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,125 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £53,075 £49,750 £60,225
England median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.75% +2.35% +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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,323 3,990 5,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.60% 13.78% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,512 3,429 4,373
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,750 £61,550
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the South East

XenApp
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for XenApp in the South East

XenApp
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in the South East over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for XenApp in the South East

XenApp
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Thames Valley +17 79 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Buckinghamshire +42 39 £52,050 +73.50%
Berkshire -8 33 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Sussex +8 23 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Surrey +1 19 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Hampshire -26 18 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Oxfordshire +3 7 £34,000 +4.62%
Kent +7 2 £27,500 -19.12% 2
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 South East region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 139 (98.58%) Citrix
2 128 (90.78%) Windows
3 123 (87.23%) VMware
4 114 (80.85%) Windows Server
5 111 (78.72%) XenDesktop
6 79 (56.03%) Office 365
7 78 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 76 (53.90%) Active Directory
9 75 (53.19%) Windows 10
10 74 (52.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 73 (51.77%) Microsoft
12 72 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 66 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 56 (39.72%) VMware ESXi
15 51 (36.17%) TCP/IP
16 50 (35.46%) Firewall
17 47 (33.33%) ITIL
18 46 (32.62%) Hyper-V
18 46 (32.62%) Windows 7
19 44 (31.21%) Finance
20 40 (28.37%) Windows 8
21 27 (19.15%) DHCP
21 27 (19.15%) DNS
22 26 (18.44%) SLA
22 26 (18.44%) Problem-Solving
23 25 (17.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 24 (17.02%) Citrix Certification
25 23 (16.31%) Legal
25 23 (16.31%) NetScaler
26 21 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 21 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.13%) IIS
5 2 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 79 (56.03%) Office 365
2 21 (14.89%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (36.17%) TCP/IP
2 50 (35.46%) Firewall
3 27 (19.15%) DHCP
3 27 (19.15%) DNS
4 23 (16.31%) NetScaler
5 21 (14.89%) SAN
6 16 (11.35%) VPN
7 14 (9.93%) WAN
8 13 (9.22%) LAN
9 11 (7.80%) iSCSI
10 10 (7.09%) Wireshark
11 8 (5.67%) SSL
12 7 (4.96%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (3.55%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (3.55%) Skype
13 5 (3.55%) VLAN
14 4 (2.84%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (2.84%) PCoIP
14 4 (2.84%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 44 (31.21%) Finance
2 23 (16.31%) Legal
3 20 (14.18%) Law
4 13 (9.22%) Back Office
5 4 (2.84%) Online Betting
5 4 (2.84%) Publishing
5 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (26.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (19.15%) Support Engineer
3 22 (15.60%) IT Engineer
4 19 (13.48%) Citrix Engineer
5 15 (10.64%) Analyst
6 14 (9.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 14 (9.93%) Head of Infrastructure
6 14 (9.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 14 (9.93%) Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (8.51%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.80%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Services Manager
9 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Support
9 10 (7.09%) Service Manager
10 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
10 9 (6.38%) IT Support
10 9 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.55%) LDAP
2 1 (0.71%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (0.71%) Node.js
2 1 (0.71%) SAML
2 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.84%) iSeries
5 4 (2.84%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.13%) Clustering
6 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.13%) PKI
6 3 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.71%) iPad
8 1 (0.71%) iPhone
8 1 (0.71%) Replication
8 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 128 (90.78%) Windows
2 114 (80.85%) Windows Server
3 75 (53.19%) Windows 10
4 72 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (32.62%) Windows 7
7 40 (28.37%) Windows 8
8 11 (7.80%) Linux
9 8 (5.67%) Unix
10 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.84%) AIX
13 1 (0.71%) CentOS
13 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 47 (33.33%) ITIL
3 26 (18.44%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (7.09%) Load Balancing
6 9 (6.38%) Change Management
7 7 (4.96%) Project Management
7 7 (4.96%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.26%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.26%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (4.26%) Presales
9 5 (3.55%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.55%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (3.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 4 (2.84%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (2.84%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.84%) Project Planning
10 4 (2.84%) Service Management
10 4 (2.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.77%) PowerShell
1 18 (12.77%) SQL
2 4 (2.84%) C
2 4 (2.84%) VBScript
3 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.71%) Java
3 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (17.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (17.02%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (7.80%) CCA
3 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.96%) MCSE
4 7 (4.96%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.84%) CCAA
5 4 (2.84%) MCITP
6 3 (2.13%) CCNA
6 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.13%) Degree
7 2 (1.42%) CCNP
7 2 (1.42%) MCP
7 2 (1.42%) VCAP
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.44%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) PMBOK
System Software
1 111 (78.72%) XenDesktop
2 78 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (53.90%) Active Directory
4 56 (39.72%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (32.62%) Hyper-V
6 21 (14.89%) vSphere
7 15 (10.64%) VirtualBox
8 12 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (7.80%) XenServer
10 2 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.71%) Docker
11 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (9.93%) SCCM
2 10 (7.09%) EdgeSight
2 10 (7.09%) vCenter Server
2 10 (7.09%) XenMobile
3 9 (6.38%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.96%) SCOM
5 5 (3.55%) WSUS
6 4 (2.84%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.84%) vRealize
7 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.13%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.42%) PowerCLI
8 2 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.42%) vMotion
9 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 139 (98.58%) Citrix
2 123 (87.23%) VMware
3 73 (51.77%) Microsoft
4 20 (14.18%) Cisco
5 13 (9.22%) Sony
5 13 (9.22%) Symantec
6 12 (8.51%) HP
7 8 (5.67%) IBM
8 7 (4.96%) Apple
9 5 (3.55%) Forcepoint
9 5 (3.55%) Ivanti
9 5 (3.55%) Polycom
10 3 (2.13%) Canon
10 3 (2.13%) Dell
10 3 (2.13%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.13%) NetApp
11 2 (1.42%) F5
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle
11 2 (1.42%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.42%) SolarWinds