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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenDesktop
England / South East
Rank 369 377 357
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20  
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 20 81 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.42% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 0.97% 2.99% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 78 96
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XenDesktop is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2052 2710 2860
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 13.77% 14.06% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 2339 2385
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +38 12 £55,000 - 1
Kent +20 2 £46,250 +59.48%
West Sussex - 2 £34,500 -
Berkshire +25 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Hampshire -15 1 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Home Counties - 1 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 - 1
XenDesktop
England

XenDesktop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (97.44%) Citrix
2 33 (84.62%) XenApp
3 31 (79.49%) Windows
4 25 (64.10%) VMware
5 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
7 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (33.33%) Office 365
9 13 (33.33%) XenServer
9 13 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 13 (33.33%) Firewall
10 12 (30.77%) ITIL
10 12 (30.77%) NetScaler
11 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
12 10 (25.64%) SCCM
13 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
13 9 (23.08%) LAN
13 9 (23.08%) WAN
13 9 (23.08%) DNS
13 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
14 8 (20.51%) DHCP
14 8 (20.51%) Linux
14 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (20.51%) Security Management
14 8 (20.51%) Finance
15 7 (17.95%) VPN
15 7 (17.95%) MetaFrame
15 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure

XenDesktop
Top Related 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 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (12.82%) iPaaS
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (30.77%) NetScaler
3 9 (23.08%) DNS
3 9 (23.08%) LAN
3 9 (23.08%) WAN
4 8 (20.51%) DHCP
5 7 (17.95%) VPN
6 5 (12.82%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (12.82%) SAN
6 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.69%) MPLS
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
8 1 (2.56%) SNMP
8 1 (2.56%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Back Office
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Security Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) IT Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Network Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Network Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Server Support
6 3 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) User Experience
2 6 (15.38%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (12.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.69%) iSeries
4 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Online Games
5 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
3 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (20.51%) Linux
7 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
7 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
7 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
7 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.26%) Unix
9 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Security Management
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Analytics
4 5 (12.82%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (12.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (12.82%) DevOps
4 5 (12.82%) Kanban
4 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.13%) Line Management
7 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) C
2 3 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCDST
2 3 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) CCA
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) PMBOK
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) XenApp
2 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (33.33%) XenServer
5 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
5 7 (17.95%) MetaFrame
6 6 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (12.82%) DFS Replication
7 5 (12.82%) Terminal Services
7 5 (12.82%) vSphere
8 4 (10.26%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
9 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) EdgeSight
2 6 (15.38%) XenMobile
3 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Citrix
2 25 (64.10%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Aquila
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) Apple
5 4 (10.26%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) AppSense
6 2 (5.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.56%) Nimsoft
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Veeam
7 1 (2.56%) Wyse
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