Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 290 259
Rank change year-on-year +85 -31 -56
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 101 30 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.31% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 7.51% 2.92% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 83
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £46,000 £58,800
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

XenApp 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 West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,345 1,027 1,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.17% 10.47% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 964 845 1,077
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.38% +5.00%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the West Midlands

XenApp
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenApp in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for XenApp in the West Midlands

XenApp
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for XenApp in the West Midlands

XenApp
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Birmingham +44 59 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Coventry +8 18 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 12 £31,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £38,000 -
Worcestershire +26 2 £48,750 +132.14%
Shropshire +17 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Dudley - 2 £25,000 -
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing XenApp 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 101 (100.00%) Citrix
2 96 (95.05%) VMware
3 91 (90.10%) Windows
4 84 (83.17%) Microsoft
5 77 (76.24%) XenDesktop
6 73 (72.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 68 (67.33%) Windows Server
8 60 (59.41%) Hyper-V
9 58 (57.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 56 (55.45%) Active Directory
11 50 (49.50%) Service Delivery
11 50 (49.50%) SCVMM
12 49 (48.51%) VMware ESXi
13 45 (44.55%) Office 365
14 43 (42.57%) ITIL
15 42 (41.58%) vSphere
16 41 (40.59%) MS Exchange
16 41 (40.59%) SLA
17 39 (38.61%) Degree
17 39 (38.61%) NetScaler
18 38 (37.62%) Data Centre
19 36 (35.64%) Exchange Server 2010
20 34 (33.66%) Windows 10
21 33 (32.67%) Public Cloud
21 33 (32.67%) Continuous Improvement
21 33 (32.67%) Self-Motivation
21 33 (32.67%) Ivanti
22 32 (31.68%) vCenter Server
23 31 (30.69%) Computer Science Degree
23 31 (30.69%) Root Cause Analysis

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 41 (40.59%) MS Exchange
2 36 (35.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 45 (44.55%) Office 365
2 27 (26.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (18.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (38.61%) NetScaler
2 26 (25.74%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (8.91%) SAN
4 5 (4.95%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (4.95%) iSCSI
4 5 (4.95%) Skype
5 3 (2.97%) DNS
5 3 (2.97%) Firewall
5 3 (2.97%) WAN
6 2 (1.98%) LAN
7 1 (0.99%) ATM
7 1 (0.99%) BGP
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.99%) DHCP
7 1 (0.99%) DSL
7 1 (0.99%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.99%) MPLS
7 1 (0.99%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (5.94%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Consultant
2 25 (24.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 24 (23.76%) Technical Specialist
4 23 (22.77%) Citrix Specialist
4 23 (22.77%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 23 (22.77%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 17 (16.83%) Technical Consultant
6 13 (12.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 8 (7.92%) IT Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.94%) Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Consultant
10 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (37.62%) Data Centre
2 33 (32.67%) Public Cloud
2 33 (32.67%) Self-Motivation
3 31 (30.69%) Computer Science
4 19 (18.81%) User Experience
5 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.94%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 91 (90.10%) Windows
2 68 (67.33%) Windows Server
3 34 (33.66%) Windows 10
4 22 (21.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.89%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.91%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.96%) Linux
10 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.50%) Service Delivery
2 43 (42.57%) ITIL
3 33 (32.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 31 (30.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 31 (30.69%) Software Engineering
5 30 (29.70%) Presales
6 24 (23.76%) Customer Requirements
7 22 (21.78%) Data Protection
8 20 (19.80%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 19 (18.81%) Application Virtualisation
9 19 (18.81%) Mobile Device Management
9 19 (18.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 15 (14.85%) Product Management
11 10 (9.90%) Application Packaging
12 8 (7.92%) Time Management
13 7 (6.93%) Project Management
14 6 (5.94%) Business Development
14 6 (5.94%) Line Management
14 6 (5.94%) Problem-Solving
15 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (38.61%) Degree
2 31 (30.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 31 (30.69%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.91%) MCSE
5 8 (7.92%) MCSA
6 5 (4.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.98%) CCA
7 2 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.98%) HNC
7 2 (1.98%) MCP
8 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.99%) CCNP
8 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (40.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) GDPR
System Software
1 77 (76.24%) XenDesktop
2 73 (72.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (59.41%) Hyper-V
4 58 (57.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 56 (55.45%) Active Directory
6 49 (48.51%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (41.58%) vSphere
8 19 (18.81%) Virtual Desktop
8 19 (18.81%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (6.93%) VirtualBox
10 5 (4.95%) BitLocker
11 2 (1.98%) XenServer
12 1 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 50 (49.50%) SCVMM
2 32 (31.68%) vCenter Server
3 31 (30.69%) vMotion
4 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 25 (24.75%) SCOrch
5 19 (18.81%) SCDPM
5 19 (18.81%) SCSM
6 11 (10.89%) SCCM
7 6 (5.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (3.96%) AirWatch
8 4 (3.96%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.99%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.99%) SCOM
9 1 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) Citrix
2 96 (95.05%) VMware
3 84 (83.17%) Microsoft
4 33 (32.67%) Ivanti
5 9 (8.91%) Veeam
6 5 (4.95%) Apple
6 5 (4.95%) HP
6 5 (4.95%) NVIDIA
7 4 (3.96%) MobileIron
7 4 (3.96%) NetApp
7 4 (3.96%) Symantec
8 3 (2.97%) Cisco
9 2 (1.98%) Meraki
9 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.99%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.99%) CommVault
10 1 (0.99%) EMC
10 1 (0.99%) Remedy