Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 422 497 460
Rank change year-on-year +75 -37 -7
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 138 47 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 3.15% 1.12% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 90 39 140
South East median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £42,253
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% -23.08% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £59,700 £55,500 £55,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +3.49% +1.18%

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 4,377 4,196 5,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.34% 13.92% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,499 3,602 4,612
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,225 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +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 15 July 2018.

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 15 July 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 +71 77 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Buckinghamshire +45 43 £52,050 +79.48% 3
Berkshire +19 34 £37,500 -15.73% 7
Kent +24 17 £27,500 -40.54% 1
Surrey +6 16 £50,000 -9.09% 3
West Sussex +21 14 £49,000 +36.11% 3
Hampshire -16 11 £31,500 +8.62%
East Sussex -22 3 £45,000 +38.46%
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Citrix
2 120 (86.96%) XenApp
3 111 (80.43%) Windows
4 105 (76.09%) Windows Server
5 99 (71.74%) VMware
6 69 (50.00%) Office 365
7 68 (49.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 68 (49.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 66 (47.83%) Windows 10
8 66 (47.83%) Active Directory
9 63 (45.65%) Microsoft
9 63 (45.65%) VMware ESXi
10 53 (38.41%) TCP/IP
11 51 (36.96%) Firewall
11 51 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (36.23%) Finance
13 35 (25.36%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (23.91%) DNS
14 33 (23.91%) ITIL
15 32 (23.19%) DHCP
16 29 (21.01%) Legal
16 29 (21.01%) Hyper-V
17 28 (20.29%) Windows 7
18 27 (19.57%) NetScaler
19 26 (18.84%) vSphere
19 26 (18.84%) Cloud Computing
20 25 (18.12%) Law
21 24 (17.39%) Windows 8
22 23 (16.67%) LAN
22 23 (16.67%) Citrix Certification

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 19 (13.77%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) AutoCAD
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (50.00%) Office 365
2 26 (18.84%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (38.41%) TCP/IP
2 51 (36.96%) Firewall
3 33 (23.91%) DNS
4 32 (23.19%) DHCP
5 27 (19.57%) NetScaler
6 23 (16.67%) LAN
7 22 (15.94%) WAN
8 21 (15.22%) SAN
9 10 (7.25%) Wireshark
10 9 (6.52%) iSCSI
10 9 (6.52%) Network Security
10 9 (6.52%) VLAN
11 8 (5.80%) VPN
12 6 (4.35%) IP Telephony
12 6 (4.35%) SSL
13 5 (3.62%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (2.90%) MPLS
14 4 (2.90%) PCoIP
14 4 (2.90%) PuTTY
14 4 (2.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 50 (36.23%) Finance
2 29 (21.01%) Legal
3 25 (18.12%) Law
4 13 (9.42%) Back Office
5 6 (4.35%) Retail
6 4 (2.90%) Online Betting
6 4 (2.90%) Publishing
6 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (20.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (17.39%) Citrix Engineer
3 22 (15.94%) Analyst
4 19 (13.77%) IT Engineer
5 18 (13.04%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (12.32%) Infrastructure Support
7 16 (11.59%) Support Engineer
8 15 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
8 15 (10.87%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 15 (10.87%) Support Team Leader
8 15 (10.87%) Team Leader
9 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (9.42%) Head of Infrastructure
11 12 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (7.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
12 10 (7.25%) Service Manager
13 8 (5.80%) Citrix Support
14 7 (5.07%) IT Support
15 6 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) LDAP
2 3 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) COM
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.07%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.62%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.90%) iSeries
5 4 (2.90%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.17%) Handset
7 1 (0.72%) Clustering
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 111 (80.43%) Windows
2 105 (76.09%) Windows Server
3 68 (49.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (47.83%) Windows 10
5 51 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (20.29%) Windows 7
7 24 (17.39%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.07%) Linux
10 6 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.36%) Problem-Solving
2 33 (23.91%) ITIL
3 20 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (7.25%) Data Protection
4 10 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (5.80%) Change Management
6 7 (5.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (5.07%) Time Management
6 7 (5.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (3.62%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.62%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.62%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.62%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (3.62%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.62%) Project Management
9 4 (2.90%) Migration
9 4 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.87%) PowerShell
1 15 (10.87%) SQL
2 4 (2.90%) C
2 4 (2.90%) VBScript
3 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (7.97%) CCA
3 10 (7.25%) MCP
3 10 (7.25%) MCSE
3 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.35%) CCNA
5 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.62%) CCAA
6 5 (3.62%) MCITP
7 1 (0.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) PMBOK
System Software
1 120 (86.96%) XenApp
2 68 (49.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 63 (45.65%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (21.01%) Hyper-V
6 26 (18.84%) vSphere
7 15 (10.87%) XenServer
8 14 (10.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (8.70%) VirtualBox
10 6 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (3.62%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (2.17%) Firmware
12 3 (2.17%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.17%) vCloud
12 3 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.72%) Docker
13 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (14.49%) SCCM
2 12 (8.70%) EdgeSight
3 10 (7.25%) vCenter Server
4 8 (5.80%) SCOM
4 8 (5.80%) XenMobile
5 6 (4.35%) vMotion
6 5 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.90%) vRealize
8 3 (2.17%) Nagios
8 3 (2.17%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.45%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) Citrix
2 99 (71.74%) VMware
3 63 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 21 (15.22%) Cisco
5 15 (10.87%) HP
6 12 (8.70%) Sony
7 7 (5.07%) Ivanti
7 7 (5.07%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.35%) Symantec
9 5 (3.62%) Apple
9 5 (3.62%) Forcepoint
9 5 (3.62%) Polycom
10 4 (2.90%) CommVault
10 4 (2.90%) IBM
11 3 (2.17%) Adobe
11 3 (2.17%) Avaya
11 3 (2.17%) Capita
11 3 (2.17%) Dell
11 3 (2.17%) NetApp
11 3 (2.17%) Nimsoft