Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 224 239 251
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 56 87 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.88% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 4.56% 6.94% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 64
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,350 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £54,550
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% +8.75% -

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 1,229 1,253 1,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.69% 12.69% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 884 938 931
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -4 39 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Solihull - 9 £65,000 - 1
Dudley - 4 £26,000 -
Coventry +11 3 £60,000 +90.48% 5
Staffordshire +29 2 £37,250 -0.67% 1
Worcestershire -13 2 £38,750 -
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (92.86%) VMware
3 46 (82.14%) Microsoft
3 46 (82.14%) Windows
4 44 (78.57%) XenDesktop
5 43 (76.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
7 30 (53.57%) Cisco
7 30 (53.57%) Windows Server
8 27 (48.21%) NetApp
9 25 (44.64%) Hyper-V
10 24 (42.86%) Firewall
11 23 (41.07%) Office 365
12 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (35.71%) HP
13 20 (35.71%) vSphere
14 19 (33.93%) MCSE
14 19 (33.93%) VLAN
14 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (32.14%) Project Management
15 18 (32.14%) Skype
16 17 (30.36%) LAN
16 17 (30.36%) WAN
17 15 (26.79%) SAN
17 15 (26.79%) Wireless
18 14 (25.00%) OSPF
18 14 (25.00%) BGP
18 14 (25.00%) VPN
18 14 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
18 14 (25.00%) Windows 10

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 11 (19.64%) Skype for Business
2 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.07%) Office 365
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.93%) Yammer
4 3 (5.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) Firewall
2 19 (33.93%) VLAN
3 18 (32.14%) Skype
4 17 (30.36%) LAN
4 17 (30.36%) WAN
5 15 (26.79%) SAN
5 15 (26.79%) Wireless
6 14 (25.00%) BGP
6 14 (25.00%) OSPF
6 14 (25.00%) VPN
7 11 (19.64%) RIP
8 9 (16.07%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (14.29%) IPsec
9 8 (14.29%) NetScaler
9 8 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (8.93%) IPv6
10 5 (8.93%) VSAN
11 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Network Systems Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.07%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Fat Client
4 5 (8.93%) HP StoreVirtual
4 5 (8.93%) Thin Client
5 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.36%) CMDB
5 3 (5.36%) User Experience
6 2 (3.57%) iPhone
7 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.79%) VAX
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 14 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.50%) Linux
6 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Project Management
2 14 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 14 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 13 (23.21%) ITIL
3 13 (23.21%) Presales
4 10 (17.86%) Application Packaging
4 10 (17.86%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 8 (14.29%) Time Management
6 7 (12.50%) Business Development
6 7 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (12.50%) Line Management
6 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.93%) IT Strategy
7 5 (8.93%) Migration
8 4 (7.14%) Change Management
8 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.14%) ITSM
8 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (33.93%) MCSE
3 10 (17.86%) Degree
3 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (14.29%) CCA
4 8 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.93%) CCNP
7 3 (5.36%) HNC
7 3 (5.36%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.36%) MCSA
8 2 (3.57%) MCP
9 1 (1.79%) CCNA
9 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) GDPR
3 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (78.57%) XenDesktop
2 43 (76.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 25 (44.64%) Hyper-V
5 20 (35.71%) vSphere
6 14 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (14.29%) XenServer
9 7 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (8.93%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (8.93%) Terminal Services
10 5 (8.93%) VMware NSX
11 4 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (5.36%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) SCCM
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (17.86%) SCOrch
3 8 (14.29%) XenMobile
4 7 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (8.93%) WSUS
6 3 (5.36%) AirWatch
6 3 (5.36%) SCDPM
6 3 (5.36%) SCSM
6 3 (5.36%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.79%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (92.86%) VMware
3 46 (82.14%) Microsoft
4 30 (53.57%) Cisco
5 27 (48.21%) NetApp
6 20 (35.71%) HP
7 10 (17.86%) Dell
8 9 (16.07%) Polycom
9 7 (12.50%) Ivanti
10 6 (10.71%) Meraki
11 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
11 5 (8.93%) Dell Compellent
11 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
11 5 (8.93%) SonicWALL
12 4 (7.14%) Juniper
12 4 (7.14%) McAfee
12 4 (7.14%) Palo Alto
12 4 (7.14%) ProCurve
12 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
12 4 (7.14%) Trend Micro