Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > South West
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 226 273 320
Rank change year-on-year +47 +47 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 14 56 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.57% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.29% 3.54% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 20
Median annual salary £25,000 £47,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.81% +29.66% +3.57%
10th Percentile £23,000 £29,000 £27,200
90th Percentile £40,050 £60,125 £63,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -

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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,087 1,582 1,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.91% 16.07% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1,334 1,206
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in the South West

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XenDesktop in the South West.

Salary trend for XenDesktop in the South West

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing XenDesktop in the South West over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in the South West

XenDesktop
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the South West region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
Bristol +56 8 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Gloucestershire -5 6 £34,000 -27.66%
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) XenApp
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (57.14%) Office 365
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (42.86%) Veeam
7 6 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (42.86%) Wireless
7 6 (42.86%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 5 (35.71%) Unix
8 5 (35.71%) Linux
8 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
8 5 (35.71%) SLA
8 5 (35.71%) SAN
8 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
8 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (28.57%) Windows 7

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Stack
2 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (42.86%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
3 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
6 2 (14.29%) Skype
6 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) TestRail
2 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Support
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Reinsurance
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) HPUX
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (7.14%) Android
7 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Proactive Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) XenApp
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
1 3 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Veeam
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) McAfee
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) Aruba
7 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
7 2 (14.29%) Webroot
8 1 (7.14%) Apple
8 1 (7.14%) Avaya
8 1 (7.14%) Splunk
8 1 (7.14%) Symantec