Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 225 222
Rank change year-on-year +61 -3 +33
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 107 63 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.64% 0.79% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 9.72% 5.05% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 38 60
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.13% +21.88% -3.03%
10th Percentile £26,300 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £53,625 £65,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.09%

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 1,101 1,247 1,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.89% 15.72% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 903 904 966
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,375 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 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
Staffordshire +32 36 £33,000 -7.04% 3
Birmingham +26 28 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Solihull +23 28 £50,000 -23.08% 3
Coventry +13 6 £90,000 +50.00% 4
Worcestershire +6 2 £45,000 +16.13%
Dudley 0 2 £28,500 +9.62% 1
Shropshire - 2 £42,500 -
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Citrix
2 96 (89.72%) Windows
3 87 (81.31%) VMware
4 81 (75.70%) Windows Server
5 76 (71.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 75 (70.09%) Microsoft
7 69 (64.49%) Active Directory
7 69 (64.49%) XenDesktop
8 57 (53.27%) Office 365
9 51 (47.66%) Hyper-V
10 50 (46.73%) MS Exchange
11 47 (43.93%) Cisco
12 38 (35.51%) NetApp
13 37 (34.58%) Data Centre
14 32 (29.91%) DNS
14 32 (29.91%) DHCP
15 30 (28.04%) Exchange Server 2010
16 29 (27.10%) Azure
16 29 (27.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 28 (26.17%) Veeam
17 28 (26.17%) Firewall
18 27 (25.23%) Driving Licence
19 26 (24.30%) Exchange Server 2013
19 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
19 26 (24.30%) ITIL
20 25 (23.36%) SCCM
21 23 (21.50%) Windows Server 2008
22 22 (20.56%) LAN
23 21 (19.63%) TCP/IP
23 21 (19.63%) Symantec

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 50 (46.73%) MS Exchange
2 30 (28.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (24.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.61%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.67%) IIS
7 4 (3.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 57 (53.27%) Office 365
2 29 (27.10%) Azure
3 6 (5.61%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.80%) IaaS
4 3 (2.80%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.91%) DHCP
1 32 (29.91%) DNS
2 28 (26.17%) Firewall
3 22 (20.56%) LAN
4 21 (19.63%) TCP/IP
5 18 (16.82%) SAN
5 18 (16.82%) WAN
6 12 (11.21%) iSCSI
6 12 (11.21%) Skype
7 11 (10.28%) VPN
8 10 (9.35%) Internet
9 9 (8.41%) VLAN
10 6 (5.61%) NetScaler
11 5 (4.67%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (4.67%) Intranet
12 4 (3.74%) FCoE
12 4 (3.74%) NAS
12 4 (3.74%) Spanning Tree
13 3 (2.80%) HSRP
13 3 (2.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (4.67%) Back Office
2 2 (1.87%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Law
3 1 (0.93%) Local Government
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (26.17%) Analyst
2 26 (24.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (19.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) Support Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (7.48%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Applications Support Specialist
9 5 (4.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Support Specialist
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.67%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) XML
2 5 (4.67%) .NET
2 5 (4.67%) Web Services
3 2 (1.87%) SAML
4 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 37 (34.58%) Data Centre
2 27 (25.23%) Driving Licence
3 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (5.61%) Clustering
5 5 (4.67%) CMDB
6 2 (1.87%) Blog
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 96 (89.72%) Windows
2 81 (75.70%) Windows Server
3 23 (21.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (16.82%) Linux
5 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (24.30%) ITIL
3 18 (16.82%) High Availability
4 17 (15.89%) Migration
5 16 (14.95%) Analytics
5 16 (14.95%) Change Management
5 16 (14.95%) Insurtech
6 11 (10.28%) Coaching
7 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.48%) Patch Management
8 7 (6.54%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (6.54%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.61%) Application Virtualisation
9 6 (5.61%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 6 (5.61%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement
9 6 (5.61%) Project Delivery
9 6 (5.61%) Server Management
10 5 (4.67%) Commercial Awareness
10 5 (4.67%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.61%) Python
3 4 (3.74%) SQL
4 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) MCSE
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.35%) MCSA
3 3 (2.80%) CCDA
3 3 (2.80%) CCNA
3 3 (2.80%) CCNP
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.82%) SLA
2 5 (4.67%) BS25999
2 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.67%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 76 (71.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (64.49%) Active Directory
2 69 (64.49%) XenDesktop
3 51 (47.66%) Hyper-V
4 17 (15.89%) vSphere
5 16 (14.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (8.41%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (7.48%) BitLocker
8 7 (6.54%) NFS
9 6 (5.61%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (3.74%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.87%) vCloud
12 2 (1.87%) VMware NSX
12 2 (1.87%) Xen
13 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (23.36%) SCCM
2 20 (18.69%) Backup Exec
3 17 (15.89%) WSUS
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.87%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.87%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.87%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.87%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.93%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Nagios
6 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.93%) SCOM
6 1 (0.93%) SCSM
6 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) Citrix
2 87 (81.31%) VMware
3 75 (70.09%) Microsoft
4 47 (43.93%) Cisco
5 38 (35.51%) NetApp
6 28 (26.17%) Veeam
7 21 (19.63%) Symantec
8 19 (17.76%) HP
9 18 (16.82%) 3PAR
9 18 (16.82%) SolarWinds
10 17 (15.89%) Cylance
10 17 (15.89%) IronPort
10 17 (15.89%) McAfee
11 16 (14.95%) Trend Micro
12 11 (10.28%) Dell
13 8 (7.48%) Acronis
13 8 (7.48%) Ivanti
14 7 (6.54%) Red Hat
14 7 (6.54%) Sophos
15 5 (4.67%) Juniper