Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Citrix XenDesktop
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 488 489 512
Rank change year-on-year +1 +23 -96
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 61 101 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 2.06% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 94 112
South East median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £22,925
90th Percentile £48,100 £61,650 £67,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% -5.56%

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 4101 4898 5910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.40% 14.13% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3559 4168 4963
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,050 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Hampshire +40 29 £31,500 -20.25% 6
Thames Valley +11 22 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Berkshire +46 13 £53,750 +53.57% 2
West Sussex -13 9 £39,000 -32.76% 1
Oxfordshire +8 6 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £29,000 -27.50%
Surrey -4 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenDesktop 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 South East region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 60 (98.36%) Windows
3 58 (95.08%) VMware
4 56 (91.80%) Active Directory
5 50 (81.97%) Windows Server
6 45 (73.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (72.13%) XenApp
7 44 (72.13%) Microsoft
8 43 (70.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (67.21%) Office 365
10 38 (62.30%) Windows 10
11 37 (60.66%) Windows 7
12 34 (55.74%) Hyper-V
12 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (52.46%) MS Exchange
14 30 (49.18%) SQL
15 29 (47.54%) Exchange Server 2010
15 29 (47.54%) Windows 8
16 27 (44.26%) ITIL
17 26 (42.62%) Exchange Server 2013
18 23 (37.70%) VirtualBox
19 19 (31.15%) SAN
20 17 (27.87%) vSphere
20 17 (27.87%) SCCM
21 15 (24.59%) NetScaler
22 14 (22.95%) DNS
22 14 (22.95%) DHCP
23 13 (21.31%) Presales
24 11 (18.03%) Virtual Environments
24 11 (18.03%) Symantec

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 32 (52.46%) MS Exchange
2 29 (47.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (42.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (13.11%) Skype for Business
5 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (8.20%) SAS
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (67.21%) Office 365
2 4 (6.56%) IaaS
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) PaaS
3 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) SAN
2 15 (24.59%) NetScaler
3 14 (22.95%) DHCP
3 14 (22.95%) DNS
4 9 (14.75%) iSCSI
4 9 (14.75%) VPN
5 8 (13.11%) Firewall
5 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (9.84%) Skype
7 4 (6.56%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.28%) CTI
9 2 (3.28%) VLAN
9 2 (3.28%) VoIP
10 1 (1.64%) NAS
10 1 (1.64%) Network Security
10 1 (1.64%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Advertising
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 43 (70.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (34.43%) IT Engineer
2 21 (34.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Server Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) SCCM Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Support
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
2 5 (8.20%) Replication
3 4 (6.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) AS400
5 1 (1.64%) CESG
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) iSeries
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (98.36%) Windows
2 50 (81.97%) Windows Server
3 45 (73.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (62.30%) Windows 10
5 37 (60.66%) Windows 7
6 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (47.54%) Windows 8
8 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
10 3 (4.92%) Android
11 2 (3.28%) Linux
11 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) ITIL
2 13 (21.31%) Presales
3 11 (18.03%) Virtual Environments
4 9 (14.75%) Application Packaging
4 9 (14.75%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (9.84%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (9.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.20%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Security Operations
7 5 (8.20%) Web Filtering
8 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.56%) SIEM
8 4 (6.56%) Time Management
9 3 (4.92%) Business Development
9 3 (4.92%) Line Management
9 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.92%) CCA
2 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) MCP
4 1 (1.64%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (91.80%) Active Directory
2 44 (72.13%) XenApp
3 43 (70.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (55.74%) Hyper-V
5 23 (37.70%) VirtualBox
6 17 (27.87%) vSphere
7 7 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (8.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (8.20%) XenServer
9 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
10 2 (3.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.64%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) SCCM
2 11 (18.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
4 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
4 5 (8.20%) SmoothWall
4 5 (8.20%) WSUS
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (4.92%) EdgeSight
6 3 (4.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (4.92%) SCOM
6 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
7 2 (3.28%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.64%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 58 (95.08%) VMware
3 44 (72.13%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.03%) Symantec
5 9 (14.75%) HP
6 8 (13.11%) Cisco
7 7 (11.48%) Veeam
8 6 (9.84%) Dell
8 6 (9.84%) NetApp
9 5 (8.20%) Apple
9 5 (8.20%) AppSense
9 5 (8.20%) Sophos
10 1 (1.64%) Altiris
10 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.64%) Juniper
10 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.64%) Wyse