Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 414 480 473
Rank change year-on-year +66 -7 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 123 58 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 2.85% 1.45% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 83 45 123
South East median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £23,950 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £53,075 £45,700 £59,350
England median annual salary £46,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.68% +6.02% -2.35%

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 4,311 3,994 5,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.57% 13.75% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,507 3,430 4,404
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 £22,750
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%

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 21 September 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 21 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 +46 76 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Buckinghamshire +50 38 £52,050 +79.48% 2
Berkshire +9 38 £38,750 -27.91% 2
West Sussex +14 17 £25,000 -35.90% 1
Surrey +31 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -33 11 £31,500 +6.78% 1
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Citrix
2 111 (90.24%) XenApp
3 104 (84.55%) Windows
4 103 (83.74%) VMware
5 96 (78.05%) Windows Server
6 74 (60.16%) Office 365
7 73 (59.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 73 (59.35%) Windows 10
8 69 (56.10%) Active Directory
9 65 (52.85%) Microsoft
10 64 (52.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 62 (50.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 57 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (43.90%) VMware ESXi
14 47 (38.21%) Firewall
15 45 (36.59%) ITIL
16 44 (35.77%) TCP/IP
17 39 (31.71%) Windows 7
17 39 (31.71%) Windows 8
18 37 (30.08%) Finance
19 29 (23.58%) Hyper-V
19 29 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
20 26 (21.14%) SLA
21 24 (19.51%) vSphere
22 22 (17.89%) NetScaler
22 22 (17.89%) DNS
22 22 (17.89%) DHCP
22 22 (17.89%) Legal
23 21 (17.07%) Cisco
23 21 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement

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 18 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 17 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (60.16%) Office 365
2 19 (15.45%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (38.21%) Firewall
2 44 (35.77%) TCP/IP
3 22 (17.89%) DHCP
3 22 (17.89%) DNS
3 22 (17.89%) NetScaler
4 18 (14.63%) WAN
5 17 (13.82%) LAN
6 12 (9.76%) SAN
7 10 (8.13%) Wireshark
8 8 (6.50%) Network Security
8 8 (6.50%) VLAN
8 8 (6.50%) VPN
9 7 (5.69%) SSL
10 6 (4.88%) IP Telephony
10 6 (4.88%) iSCSI
11 5 (4.07%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (3.25%) MPLS
12 4 (3.25%) PCoIP
12 4 (3.25%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 22 (17.89%) Legal
3 19 (15.45%) Law
4 13 (10.57%) Back Office
5 4 (3.25%) Online Betting
5 4 (3.25%) Publishing
5 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (17.07%) Analyst
3 19 (15.45%) Support Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) Citrix Engineer
5 15 (12.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 15 (12.20%) Infrastructure Manager
5 15 (12.20%) IT Engineer
6 14 (11.38%) Head of Infrastructure
7 12 (9.76%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 10 (8.13%) Service Manager
9 9 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (7.32%) IT Support
9 9 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
10 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 8 (6.50%) Support Team Leader
10 8 (6.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) LDAP
2 1 (0.81%) CSS
2 1 (0.81%) HTML
2 1 (0.81%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.07%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.25%) iSeries
5 4 (3.25%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.44%) Clustering
6 3 (2.44%) Handset
6 3 (2.44%) PKI
6 3 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (84.55%) Windows
2 96 (78.05%) Windows Server
3 73 (59.35%) Windows 10
4 62 (50.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (31.71%) Windows 7
6 39 (31.71%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.88%) Linux
8 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.07%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.25%) Unix
10 2 (1.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 45 (36.59%) ITIL
3 29 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (6.50%) Change Management
5 8 (6.50%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (4.88%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.88%) Data Protection
7 6 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (4.88%) Project Management
7 6 (4.88%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 4 (3.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (3.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (3.25%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.25%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.45%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.25%) C
3 4 (3.25%) VBScript
4 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Citrix Certification
1 19 (15.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (5.69%) CCA
3 5 (4.07%) MCSE
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.25%) CCAA
5 3 (2.44%) CCNA
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.63%) Degree
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
7 1 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.14%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 111 (90.24%) XenApp
2 73 (59.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (56.10%) Active Directory
4 54 (43.90%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (23.58%) Hyper-V
6 24 (19.51%) vSphere
7 15 (12.20%) VirtualBox
8 12 (9.76%) XenServer
9 11 (8.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.44%) Firmware
11 3 (2.44%) vCloud
12 2 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) SCCM
2 10 (8.13%) EdgeSight
2 10 (8.13%) vCenter Server
2 10 (8.13%) XenMobile
3 7 (5.69%) SCOM
4 5 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.07%) vMotion
5 4 (3.25%) vRealize
6 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (2.44%) Nagios
6 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.44%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.63%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) Citrix
2 103 (83.74%) VMware
3 65 (52.85%) Microsoft
4 21 (17.07%) Cisco
5 13 (10.57%) Sony
6 10 (8.13%) HP
7 8 (6.50%) Symantec
8 6 (4.88%) Ivanti
9 5 (4.07%) Apple
9 5 (4.07%) Forcepoint
9 5 (4.07%) Polycom
10 4 (3.25%) IBM
11 3 (2.44%) Avaya
11 3 (2.44%) Canon
11 3 (2.44%) Dell
11 3 (2.44%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.63%) F5
13 1 (0.81%) Veritas
13 1 (0.81%) Wyse