Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 280 273
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7 -55
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 50 44 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.45% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 4.33% 4.03% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 58
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,375 £46,188 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.75% +2.35% +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 1,154 1,091 1,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.24% 11.10% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 840 897 1,059
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,450
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 24 September 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 24 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
Birmingham +25 33 £50,000 +34.23% 3
Dudley - 6 £26,000 -
Solihull +1 3 £50,000 +150.00% 1
Warwickshire +32 2 £36,000 +2.86%
Shropshire +17 2 £60,000 -
Worcestershire +10 2 £48,750 +186.76% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £31,500 -
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 50 (100.00%) Citrix
2 48 (96.00%) VMware
3 47 (94.00%) Windows
4 44 (88.00%) Windows Server
5 40 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
7 34 (68.00%) Hyper-V
8 33 (66.00%) vSphere
9 32 (64.00%) XenDesktop
10 26 (52.00%) VMware ESXi
11 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
11 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
12 23 (46.00%) ITIL
13 22 (44.00%) NetApp
14 21 (42.00%) Degree
15 19 (38.00%) Service Delivery
15 19 (38.00%) SLA
16 18 (36.00%) Cisco
16 18 (36.00%) Firewall
16 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
16 18 (36.00%) Self-Motivation
16 18 (36.00%) Office 365
17 15 (30.00%) NetScaler
17 15 (30.00%) Public Cloud
17 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (30.00%) SQL
17 15 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
17 15 (30.00%) Ivanti
18 14 (28.00%) HP
18 14 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.00%) Office 365
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) Firewall
2 15 (30.00%) NetScaler
3 12 (24.00%) SAN
4 11 (22.00%) VLAN
5 10 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (18.00%) WAN
7 8 (16.00%) IPsec
7 8 (16.00%) IPv6
7 8 (16.00%) LAN
7 8 (16.00%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (16.00%) VSAN
8 6 (12.00%) Skype
9 4 (8.00%) BGP
9 4 (8.00%) OSPF
10 3 (6.00%) DNS
10 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (6.00%) RIP
10 3 (6.00%) VPN
10 3 (6.00%) Wireless
11 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 11 (22.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 11 (22.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
2 11 (22.00%) Technical Specialist
2 11 (22.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 8 (16.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Network Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
1 18 (36.00%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (30.00%) Public Cloud
3 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.00%) Fat Client
5 8 (16.00%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (16.00%) Thin Client
6 5 (10.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (94.00%) Windows
2 44 (88.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (16.00%) Linux
5 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) ITIL
2 19 (38.00%) Service Delivery
3 14 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (26.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (26.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (14.00%) ITSM
6 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (12.00%) Service Management
8 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (10.00%) Presales
8 5 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 4 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (8.00%) Time Management
10 3 (6.00%) High Availability
10 3 (6.00%) Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 2 (4.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
2 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Degree
2 13 (26.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (26.00%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (12.00%) HNC
5 6 (12.00%) MCSA
5 6 (12.00%) MCSE
6 5 (10.00%) MCP
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) CCNP
8 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 40 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (68.00%) Hyper-V
3 33 (66.00%) vSphere
4 32 (64.00%) XenDesktop
5 26 (52.00%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (16.00%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (16.00%) Terminal Services
8 8 (16.00%) VMware NSX
9 2 (4.00%) XenServer
10 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) SCVMM
1 13 (26.00%) vCenter Server
1 13 (26.00%) vMotion
2 5 (10.00%) SCCM
3 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.00%) WSUS
5 2 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Citrix
2 48 (96.00%) VMware
3 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (44.00%) NetApp
5 18 (36.00%) Cisco
6 15 (30.00%) Ivanti
7 14 (28.00%) HP
8 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
9 8 (16.00%) Dell
9 8 (16.00%) Dell Compellent
9 8 (16.00%) SonicWALL
10 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
11 5 (10.00%) ServiceNow
11 5 (10.00%) Veeam
12 4 (8.00%) 3PAR
13 3 (6.00%) Cylance
13 3 (6.00%) McAfee
13 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
13 3 (6.00%) Symantec
13 3 (6.00%) Trend Micro