Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 423 433 497
Rank change year-on-year +10 +64 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 79 97 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.89% 2.31% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68 70 50
South East median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,875 £47,550
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +7.95% +10.00%

XenDesktop 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 4,182 4,208 4,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.67% 14.60% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,420 3,431 3,558
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in the South East

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for XenDesktop in the South East

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in the South East over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the South East

XenDesktop
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 XenDesktop within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Surrey +49 24 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Hampshire +29 21 £37,500 -11.76% 8
West Sussex +1 16 £48,000 +6.67% 2
Thames Valley +5 15 £53,000 +32.50% 8
Berkshire +3 8 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £22,500 -43.75% 2
East Sussex - 5 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +25 2 - - 2
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT jobs citing XenDesktop 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 XenDesktop.

1 79 (100.00%) Citrix
2 71 (89.87%) Windows
2 71 (89.87%) VMware
3 57 (72.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (72.15%) XenApp
4 55 (69.62%) Microsoft
5 49 (62.03%) Windows Server
6 48 (60.76%) Active Directory
7 40 (50.63%) HP
8 38 (48.10%) Azure
9 34 (43.04%) Cisco
9 34 (43.04%) ITIL
10 30 (37.97%) Office 365
11 29 (36.71%) AWS
12 28 (35.44%) Firewall
12 28 (35.44%) Dell
12 28 (35.44%) Data Centre
13 27 (34.18%) NetApp
14 26 (32.91%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (32.91%) CCNA
14 26 (32.91%) Linux
15 25 (31.65%) Business Continuity
15 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (30.38%) vSphere
16 24 (30.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 24 (30.38%) MCSE
16 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (30.38%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (29.11%) Finance
17 23 (29.11%) Hyper-V

XenDesktop
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 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.59%) Skype for Business
5 5 (6.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (48.10%) Azure
2 30 (37.97%) Office 365
3 29 (36.71%) AWS
4 13 (16.46%) IaaS
5 5 (6.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.33%) OneDrive
5 5 (6.33%) PaaS
5 5 (6.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.44%) Firewall
2 22 (27.85%) DNS
3 19 (24.05%) Cisco Firepower
4 15 (18.99%) DHCP
5 10 (12.66%) iSCSI
5 10 (12.66%) VPN
5 10 (12.66%) WAN
6 8 (10.13%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (8.86%) MPLS
7 7 (8.86%) NetScaler
7 7 (8.86%) Wireless
8 6 (7.59%) SAN
8 6 (7.59%) Skype
8 6 (7.59%) VSAN
9 5 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.33%) LAN
10 3 (3.80%) VLAN
11 2 (2.53%) Network Security
11 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Back Office
2 11 (13.92%) Online Betting
3 4 (5.06%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Consultant
2 22 (27.85%) Data Centre Consultant
2 22 (27.85%) Data Consultant
3 20 (25.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 19 (24.05%) Cisco Consultant
4 19 (24.05%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 19 (24.05%) Enterprise Consultant
5 14 (17.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (16.46%) Analyst
6 13 (16.46%) Support Analyst
7 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Support
7 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 11 (13.92%) Support Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) Data Centre
2 19 (24.05%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.59%) PKI
4 5 (6.33%) Clustering
4 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (6.33%) Replication
5 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.27%) BYOD
7 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (89.87%) Windows
2 49 (62.03%) Windows Server
3 26 (32.91%) Linux
4 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (27.85%) Unix
6 19 (24.05%) Windows 10
7 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
8 14 (17.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) VMS
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) ITIL
2 25 (31.65%) Business Continuity
3 24 (30.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (25.32%) Presales
5 19 (24.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (13.92%) Project Delivery
7 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (13.92%) Server Building
8 10 (12.66%) Migration
9 7 (8.86%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (6.33%) High Availability
10 5 (6.33%) Project Management
11 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
12 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
13 2 (2.53%) CRM
13 2 (2.53%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) CCNA
1 26 (32.91%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (30.38%) MCSE
2 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (30.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (24.05%) CCNP
4 5 (6.33%) CCA
4 5 (6.33%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (6.33%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 57 (72.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 57 (72.15%) XenApp
2 48 (60.76%) Active Directory
3 24 (30.38%) vSphere
4 23 (29.11%) Hyper-V
5 15 (18.99%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (12.66%) VirtualBox
7 8 (10.13%) NFS
8 6 (7.59%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) vRealize
2 11 (13.92%) SCCM
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.80%) SCOM
5 3 (3.80%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.80%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) Citrix
2 71 (89.87%) VMware
3 55 (69.62%) Microsoft
4 40 (50.63%) HP
5 34 (43.04%) Cisco
6 28 (35.44%) Dell
7 27 (34.18%) NetApp
8 19 (24.05%) Mitel
8 19 (24.05%) Nimble Storage
9 11 (13.92%) IBM
10 7 (8.86%) Meraki
11 6 (7.59%) EMC
12 5 (6.33%) 3PAR
12 5 (6.33%) Aruba
12 5 (6.33%) Juniper
12 5 (6.33%) ProCurve
13 3 (3.80%) Apple
13 3 (3.80%) Avaya
13 3 (3.80%) Ivanti
13 3 (3.80%) Oracle