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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenApp
England / West Midlands
Rank 197 182 172
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10  
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 12 59 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.97% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 2.65% 9.20% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 23
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £59,300 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

XenApp is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 453 641 552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 9.75% 10.55% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 374 505 465
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing XenApp as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 4 £34,500 -
Birmingham -12 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Coventry +5 2 £39,500 -1.25%
Staffordshire +5 1 £52,500 +47.88%
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
XenApp
England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 50 (98.04%) Citrix
2 35 (68.63%) Windows
3 34 (66.67%) VMware
4 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 26 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
8 18 (35.29%) XenDesktop
9 17 (33.33%) vSphere
9 17 (33.33%) EdgeSight
10 16 (31.37%) NetScaler
10 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
11 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 12 (23.53%) SLA
11 12 (23.53%) Validation
12 11 (21.57%) DNS
12 11 (21.57%) IIS
12 11 (21.57%) SQL
12 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
13 10 (19.61%) DHCP
13 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (17.65%) Firewall
15 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (15.69%) Dell
15 8 (15.69%) ITIL
15 8 (15.69%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (15.69%) SAN
15 8 (15.69%) NetApp
15 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis

XenApp
Top Related 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.57%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Office 365
3 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) NetScaler
2 11 (21.57%) DNS
3 10 (19.61%) DHCP
4 9 (17.65%) Firewall
5 8 (15.69%) SAN
6 7 (13.73%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (9.80%) VLAN
8 4 (7.84%) LAN
8 4 (7.84%) WAN
9 3 (5.88%) IPv4
9 3 (5.88%) VPN
10 2 (3.92%) BGP
10 2 (3.92%) Internet
10 2 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.92%) IPsec
10 2 (3.92%) IPv6
10 2 (3.92%) OSPF
10 2 (3.92%) RIP
10 2 (3.92%) Skype
10 2 (3.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) IT Support
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Support
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.88%) Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (5.88%) Support Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) COM
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.92%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Linux
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Validation
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.80%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (9.80%) Patch Management
4 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.84%) Project Management
5 4 (7.84%) Security Patching
5 4 (7.84%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (3.92%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.92%) CCNP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) BS25999
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 26 (50.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (35.29%) XenDesktop
4 17 (33.33%) vSphere
5 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
6 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (7.84%) NFS
7 4 (7.84%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (5.88%) XenServer
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) EdgeSight
2 2 (3.92%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.96%) SCOM
3 1 (1.96%) Simpana
Vendors
1 50 (98.04%) Citrix
2 34 (66.67%) VMware
3 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.69%) Dell
4 8 (15.69%) NetApp
5 6 (11.76%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) Cisco
7 4 (7.84%) EqualLogic
8 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.88%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.96%) CommVault
9 1 (1.96%) Finjan
9 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.96%) IBM
9 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds